Institute of Public Administration
Diploma in Public Procurement

The Diploma in Public Procurement is an advanced programme which caters for the needs of decision makers by equipping them with the skills to design and implement strategic initiatives ensuring they position and resource their procurement activity appropriately.


The programme focuses on the strategic aspects of procurement within the context of international best practice. This advanced programme provides participants with a comprehensive understanding of key aspects such as capability development, procurement planning, cost reduction initiatives, strategy development, change management and supply market structures and analysis.


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Supply Chain Management Association Ontario

Diploma in Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Management Association Ontario has introduced a new program aimed at intermediate level procurement and supply chain professionals.


The Diploma in Procurement and Supply Chain Management was developed based on the market need for skilled professionals at the intermediate level. This program covers all the necessary requirements, including finance, negotiation, contract law and strategic sourcing, that a procurement professional needs to build a successful career.


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Bayley Diploma of Government (Procurement and Contracting)

You should complete this qualification if you currently work, or intend to work, at management level as a procurement and contract manager in the public sector. The skills you will learn will enable you to:

Conduct more significant procurements, including managing contract performance Apply government processes, implement policy and promote and monitor compliance with legislation
Coordinate risk management activities and manage contract risk

You will gain a comprehensive understanding of the public sector business environment and develop valuable specialist skills for purchasing, procurement and contracting. 


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The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Diploma in Procurement and Supply

A valuable management tool for those moving into junior and middle management procurement roles or those supervising the procurement function.  It focusses on organisational procedures and processes including negotiation, planning, risk management and data analysis.


Joining a CIPS qualification programme means you will join the largest Institute in the world for those working in procurement and supply. You can join as a member online or by downloading a membership form. You can then book your examinations online or complete an enrolment form.


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International College of Automotive

Diploma in Procurement Management

This programme provides students with the skills and knowledge needed for total supply chain management of the automotive components and parts in line with global automotive transformation process and to develop the vendors who possess world-class competitiveness in terms of quality, cost, delivery and technological capabilities.


This programme provides opportunities for graduates to occupy technical / commercial and supervisory positions such as Buyer, Logistics/Warehouse, Supply Chain Management, Planning Analyst, and Shop Floor Executive.


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National University of Ireland Maynooth

Postgraduate Diploma in Public Procurement Law

Public Procurement Law is an influential and highly topical field of public policy and legislation which holds an important place within EU economic law. This area is evolving rapidly and is becoming increasingly more litigious. This has created a booming public procurement-related industry in the past few years.

A thorough understanding of public procurement law protects public bodies and utilities from challenge and informs tenderers, funders or other interested parties - protecting their rights in such competitions. On completion of this course, graduates will have a thorough knowledge of public procurement laws, the tendering process and the judicial review process. The Course will be presented by top barristers and partners of large law firms who are practicing in this area.

This is the first university level diploma in public procurement in Ireland.


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The World Bank

Professional Diploma in Public Procurement

The Governance – Global Practice of the World Bank and the partner institutions of Charter for Public Procurement Studies (CPPS) proudly present the Professional Diploma in Public Procurement. 


PDPP provides learners with an opportunity to enhance domain knowledge and benefit from expert feedback on submissions.
Registered learners systematically enhance their knowledge and skills, and undergo structured assessment. The blended methodology ensures comprehensive online and offline learning.


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Irish Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management

Degree Program in Procurement and Supply Management

If you wish to start your career as a buyer or to progress to a procurement managerial role the IIPMM qualification is a must! These, part-time programmes provide a mix of business and procurement related modules that will give you the skills and knowledge to develop your competence and expertise that will add value to your employer and you.

Programmes are available nationwide and are delivered on the IIPMM block-learning basis with classes held in Dublin and Cork on weekends once a month. This flexible approach allows you to study at a pace that suits your circumstances.


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