Certificate in Banking and Finance -KNEC

Course Overview

This programme offers skills in auditing, banking operations, risk management as well as Financial management skills. The course is tailor-made for individuals who wish to pursue careers in the Banking and  Finance sector and are passionate about the power of finance in transforming and growing organisations.. Graduates of this programme can work as Financial Advisors, Risk Managers,Loan Officers, and Investment Banker among other careers either in Banks or other Financial institutions.

Eligibility Requirements

Entry Qualifications
  • KCSE aggregate Grade of D (Pain) and above or its equivalent as acceptable Qualification by KNQA
  • Pass in Relevant Artisan level Qualification.

Career Options

  • Financial Advisor
  • Risk Managers
  • Loan Officer
  • Investment Banker
  • Banker
  • Financial Analyst
  • Carrer progression to Diploma level

Course Duration

Two Modules each 6 months. Plus 3 months industrial attachment

  • 1 Year

Mode of Study

  • Weekday (6.30 am - 8.30 am, 8.30 am - 4.30 pm, 5.30 pm - 8.30 pm )
  • Weekends - Saturday (8.30 am - 5.00 pm)
  • Online

Intake Periods

  • January
  • May
  • September

Course units outline


Mode of Application

Documents required when applying for registration (in duplicate):

  • Duly filled Registration and/or Examination forms.
  • Certified copies of certificates
  • Copies of identification document e.g. ID card, Passport, Waiting Slip or Birth Certificate
  • 2 Passport size photograph
  • Legal documents such as Marriage Certificates supporting change of names where applicable

Payment Details


College of Human Resource Management (CHRM)

Bank Name Branch Branch Code Swift Account Number
Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Biashara street Branch 263 KCBLKENX 1180194667

MPESA​ ( Paybill Number – 522123 ) Follow the steps below to pay

  1. Select Pay Bill from M-Pesa menu
  2. Enter business no. 522123
  3. Enter Account No. 80295K(YourName)- Max 16 Characters
  4. Enter the amount to pay
  5. Enter PIN number
  6. Confirm payment details and submit payment


Application Form

Course Brochure

Certificate Programmes
Course Category
Academic, Certificate Programmes
Modes of Study
Online, Weekday, Weekends
Intake Periods
January, May, September
Course Duration
1 Year
Examination Body
Business & Social Studies