Certificate in Public Procurement

University of Seychelles Programme

Programme Overview

The Certificate in Public Procurement has been developed, in conjunction with the Seychelles Procurement Oversight Unit (SPOU), the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa, (COMESA) and the International Law Institute African Centre for Legal Excellence (ILI-ACLE), to establish, foster, maintain and improve the public procurement system in Seychelles. The primary objective is a well-functioning, competitive, transparent and fair public procurement system.

Entry Requirements

Either of the following:

Academic Pathway

Grade B or above in IGCSE English and grade C or above in IGCSE Mathematics.

Technical Pathway

Mature candidates without IGCSE in Mathematics and English but with 2 years continuous work experience in a relevant field.

Target Audience

Procurement practitioners and other officers wishing to acquire knowledge and skills in the purchasing and supplies field.

Programme Details

Length: One and a half years

Format: 9 modules, a project of 6000 words and work-based experience

Programme Outline

View the Certificate in Public Procurement programme outline