Top 3 Supply Chain Certifications Offered by IIPMR

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In a survey conducted by Market Research Experts a leading research agency based out of India, the Certified Supply Chain Specialist (CSCS) designation offered by International Institute for Procurement and Market Research (IIPMR) has been rated as the top most Supply Chain Certification.

During the month of June 2012, Market Research Experts, a leading consulting firm in India conducted an independent study to identify the top institutes that offer Supply Chain training.

In order to carry out a thorough analysis and in-depth data collection, Market Research Experts conducted a survey comprising of over 2358 respondents that included Human Resource (HR) Heads, HR Managers, HR Executives and HR Consulting Firms.

The Respondents were from fortune 500 companies, mid-size firms and start-up enterprises as well.

The Participants were asked to rate the Institutes and the Supply Chain certifications they offer based on attributes such as number of registered members, number of enrollments, course curriculum, delivery structure, global recognition and employer preference.

As per the results published by Market Research Experts, the survey showed that the Certified Supply Chain Specialist (CSCS) course offered by International Institute for Procurement and Market Research (IIPMR) is the most preferred Supply Chain course  globally and had the highest number of enrollments for a Supply Chain course.

The other Supply Chain institutes that were included in the study were APICS, ISM, ISCEA and Next Level Purchasing

Following are the ranking based on the results published by the survey:

  1. Certified Supply Chain Specialist (CSCS) offered by IIPMR
  2. Certified Procurement Professional (CPP) offered by IIPMR
  3. Certified Supply Chain Associate (CSCA) offered by IIPMR
  4. Certified Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) offered by APICS
  5. Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) offered by APICS

“We are extremely happy and honored to know the fact that IIPMR is one among the World’s top institutes to offer Supply Chain Certifications. The commitment and dedication shown by our staff has finally paid off. I owe it all to them” said Mr. Sunil Roy, Founder of IIPMR.

According to Mr. Rodney Griffith, Head of IIPM’s Membership Council, the institute currently has members from over 54+ countries and is growing at the rate of 17% every month.

“We are seeing a lot of members register from countries like Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore and North Korea where we do not even  have our office” Says Mr. Rodney.

About us

International Institute for Procurement and Market Research (IIPMR) is a global leader in training and certification for Market Research and Supply Chain Management education. It is the developer of internationally recognized certification programs such as

  • Certified Research Analyst (CRA)
  • Certified Research Expert (CRE)
  • Certified Research Professional (CRP)
  • Certified Supply Chain Associate (CSCA)
  • Certified Supply Chain Specialist (CSCS)
  • Certified Procurement Professional (CPP)

IIPMR currently has members from more than 54 countries and from leading companies such as IBM, Accenture, Wipro, Infosys, Cadbury, Bayer, Dow who have enrolled for these certification courses.

Business Address: 10685-B Hazelhurst Dr. #7266 Houston, Texas, 77043, USA

Business Phone: +1 (832) 4263505

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Name of Business Contact Person: Mr. Rodney Griffith, Head – IIPMR Membership Council.


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