MA6084 Procurement and Contract Management in Projects

Course Provider

School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE)


Continuing Education and Training Certificate

Academic Unit



The course walks students through the five key stages in contract management namely, Initiate, Bid, Develop, Negotiate and Manage.

Prerequisites: MA6081 and MA6082

*This is a single credit-bearing course from NTU Postgraduate Degree Programmes.


Course Availability

  • Date(s): 02 Aug 2021 to 03 Dec 2021

    Time: Please refer to schedule.

    Schedule: Download here

    Venue: NTU Main Campus

    Registration Closing Date: 30 Jun 2021

The course walks students through the five key stages in contract management namely, Initiate, Bid, Develop, Negotiate and Manage. In the process, the students will be equipped with a robust body of knowledge needed to successfully navigate the ever-increasing complexity and challenges in the world of contract management. The acquired knowledge is put into practice through application-oriented assignments, which will strengthen the students’ understanding of key concepts, and enrich their learning experience.

  1. Gain a holistic understanding of the procurement and contract management processes to achieve win-win contractual relationships
  2. Apply STEEP analysis to understand the market as a buyer or seller
  3. Use tools and techniques to meet the Five Key Milestones in the requirements definition process
  4. Understand the different types of bidding vehicles and the basic elements of an international contract
  5. Develop a framework for evaluating proposals
  6. Evaluate the suitability of various contract types and pricing arrangements in the context of your organizational projects
  7. Effectively plan your negotiation style and strategy
  8. Utilize proven tools and techniques to monitor contracts
  9. Proactively plan to deal with changes and disputes
  10. Application of concepts taught, to actual projects in students’ own organizations
Logistics Contract Analyst, Logistics Programme Manager, Project Engineers, Project Managers, Software Development Managers, Business Analysts and/or Non-managers who desire to move to Project Management Related roles.

Standard Course Fee: S$3852.00


Course fee payable after SSG funding, if eligible under various schemes  
Cat-A SSG Funded Courses S$1,155.60
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)  S$435.60
Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) S$435.60


  • All fees stated are inclusive of 7% GST
  • SkillsFuture Credit can be used to offset course fees payable. Click here for more information.
  • NTU/NIE alumni may utilise their $1,600 Alumni Course Credits. Click here for more information.
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