Programme Overview



The Diploma Programme takes duration of two years.

Course Details

There are a total of 25 units (Inclusive of Field Attachment) to be fully covered and completed for Diploma Award. Students will be required to pursue 8 units in Part I, 8 units in Part II, 8 units in Part III and Attachment in Part IV.

DCU 1001 Communication Skills
DBT 1001 Business Finance
DCU 1002 Life Skills
DCU 1003 Entrepreneurship Development
DIT 1003 Computational Mathematics
DBT 1004 Business Information Systems
DIT 1005 System Analysis and Design
DCU 1005 Research Project
DIT 1006 Object Oriented Programming
DCU 1006 Industrial Attachment
DIT 1007 Database Management Systems
DCU 1007 Information Communication Technology and Ethics
DCU 1008 Research Methodology
DIT 1010 Data Communication & Networking
DIT 1011 Management Information Systems
DIT 1012 Internet Based Programming
DBA 1102 Economics
DBT 1102 Accounting Software
DBA 1103 Principles and Practices of Management
DBA 1104 Quantitative Methods
DBA 1105 Principles and Practices of Marketing
DBA 1107 Business Plan
DBA 1406 Financial Management
DAC 1501 Financial Accounting
DAC 1502 Cost Accounting

Admission Requirements

  • KCSE Mean Grade C (C Plain)
  • C- (C Minus) in Mathematics, English/Kiswahili
  • Students who have done a certificate course in a computer-related/telecommunications engineering field will be considered for admission after review of their transcripts
  • ‘A’ Level leavers in any science cluster subjects; mid- career practitioners
  • Considerable work experience in IT or telecommunications industry will be considered

Course Duration

Full time: 15 months

Evening: 2 years