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Procurement's primary objective is to ensure the University is obtaining Best Value for money whilst supporting the extensive and wide ranging requirements of all our teaching and research activities within the University.

Buyer Network

Buyer network

The Buyer Network is an internal forum which works together with the goal of advanced procurement.



Supplier information and routes to doing business in the Higher Education sector.

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Mission statement

To drive the embedding and consistent application of best Procurement practice and to increase the sustainable Value for Money from the University non-pay expenditure - through Advanced Procurement across the Schools, Units and Residences of the University of St Andrews.

See the full Procurement strategy 2017 (PDF, 1,233 KB)