Examination

CIPS qualification requires every student to successfully pass the examination for each learning module.

All exams for Diploma in Procurement and Supply qualification are computer-based and in English only.

Exams can be in two formats:

Objective Response (OR) and Constructed Response (CR)

Objective Response exam format (OR)

This is a test type exam, which consists of multiple questions allowing you to select a response from a list of possible answers. Such exam is marked by computer and then moderated by CIPS examiners.

The duration of each exam is 1.5 hours.

The pass mark is 70% out of 100%.

Constructed Response exam format (CR)

This exam type requires you to create a response to the questions provided in an essay or case study format. This type of exam is marked by CIPS subject expert examiners.

The duration of each exam is 3 hours.

The pass mark is 50% out of 100%.

All exams are taken in independent CIPS approved exam centre in Kyiv.

To see full list of exam sessions and dates for our Diploma course, please check “Study Program and Timetable” section.