Examination and Application

A person who wishes to sit for Board’s Examination, should fill two forms namely;

  • Application for Candidacy Registration
  • Application for Examination and Exemption

CANDIDACY REGISTRATION FORM

This form intends to assist the Board to analyze eligibility of the Candidate to sit for Board’s Examinations in the specified level.

The form should be filled and submitted to the Board not later than 28th February or 31st August for May and November examinations respectively.

All information requested on the form should be filled

Payments should be made through the indicated Bank Accounts

Copies of attached certificates must be certified by a Lawyer

EXAMINATION AND EXEMPTION APPLICATION FORM

This form is filled and submitted to the Board not later than 1st March and 15th September for May and November examinations respectively.

Payments should be made through Board’s Bank Account indicated in the form

No applications shall be accepted after 31st March and 30th September for May and November examinations respectively.

All information requested in the form must be filled together with all required attachments

Copies of academic certificates must be certified by authorized lawyer

  • Basic Procurement and Supply Certificate (BPSC)

This program is divided into stages I and II aimed at producing stores clerks, artisans or helpers.

  • Foundation Level
The programme has been divided into stage II, aimed at producing purchasing and supplies technicians and I.
  • Professional Level
The program is divided into five stages, Stage I to Stage V. On successful completion on both stages a candidate is required to write a Research Paper. This level is geared towards producing graduates who are capable to work at both middle level and senior managerial positions. The programme consists of professional subject at each level together with supporting subjects. Carefully integrated to equip the students with the desire knowledge and skills.

Entry Qualifications page


Minimum Entry Qualifications

Stage

Qualification

Basic Procurement and Supply (BPSC)

(i) Form IV or equivalent with passes in 3 subjects including English, Mathematics or Commercial subjects.

(ii) NABE stage I

(iii) Business Studies or Commercial studies at elementary stages

(iv) Any other qualification recognized by the Board as equivalent

Procurement and Supply Management Foundation Certificate (PSMFC)

(i) Form IV or equivalent with passes in 5 subjects including English and Mathematics.

(ii) Form VI Certificate.

(iii) Pre-Foundation and Basic Storekeeping Certificates issued by NBMM with 3 passes at "O" Level.

(iv) Form IV horder with the following:-
Advanced Certificate in Stores Supervision CIPS.
Certificate in Stores by Institute of Supply Management (USA).
Lower Stores Management Certificate issued by Tanzania Public Service College (TPSC).
Full NABE with 5 subjects passed.
Basic Procurement and Supply Certificate from PSPTB.

(v) Basic Certificate, NTA 4/5 in Procurement and Supply.

(vi) Any other qualifications recognized by the Board.

Professional Stage I

(i) Foundation Certificate in Materials Management issued by NBMM or equivalent.

(ii) Ordinary Diploma in Business Administration Materials Management, Purchasing and Supply Management.

(iii) Higher Stores Management issued by Tanzania Public Service College (TPSC) with 3 passes at Form IV.

(iv) Any other recognized 1st Degree or equivalent other than Materials Management, Logistics, Procurement and Supply Management specialization.

(v) Diploma - NTA 6 Procurement and Supply Management.

(vi) Any other qualification recognized by the Board.

Professional Stage II

(i) Stage I successfully completed.

(ii) NMMD Part I.

Professional Stage III

(i) Stage II successfully completed.

(ii) National Materials Management Diploma.

(iii) Higher Diploma in Procurement and Supplies Management (related discipline) (NTA 7)

Professional Stage IV

(i) Advanced Diploma/ Degree/ NTA 8 in Procurement and Supply, Materials Management, Logistics, procurement and supply management or its equivalent from recognized institutions.

(ii) Stage III successfully completed.

(iii) 1st Degree in Procurement and Supply, Materials Management, Logistics Management or equivalent.

Professional Stage V

(i) Stage IV successfully completed.