A new graduate programme in Procurement Management is set to be rolled out for 2021/2022 academic year, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA), Prof Abednego F. O. Amartey has said.
Prof Abednego F. O. Amartey disclosed this during the first session of the 2021 Matriculation Ceremony organised for fresh students.
The Master of Science in Procurement Management programme when started will be the latest addition to the growing number of postgraduate programmes being offered by the university at the moment.
According to the Vice-Chancellor, his outfit has been given the go-ahead from the National Accreditation Board to mount the new programme.
“I am certain we will be welcoming new students into that programme next academic year,” he stated in a blog post sighted by Educationweb.com.gh.
The MSc in Procurement Management according to Prof Abednego F. O. Amartey has been designed to meet the skill needs of prospective students.
“The course will additionally provide students with specialist knowledge and skills in procurement that will further their careers in the procurement and supply chain sector” UPSA’s Vice-Chancellor added.
The new programme brings the total number of graduate programmes to sixteen, five of them introduced in the last two years.