Diploma in Information Communication Technology (ICT) – KNEC

Course Overview

This programme intends to equip Learners with a wide range of software, technical and technological ICT skills required in the industry at diploma level. On Completion of this course, the student is expected to develop and apply ICT solutions to solve practical business issues. This programme empowers Learners to use skills gained through use of technology in managing and supporting business related computer systems. This course also bridges the existing knowledge gap in organisational data storage, business continuity, disaster recovery, security, business analytics and optimisation and enterprise architecture.

Eligibility Requirements

Entry Qualifications
  • KCSE C- Minus or its Equivalent, Pass Level 5 of related Course, any other Equivalent Qualification Determined by KNQA
  • Pass in Relevant Certificate Qualification Learning Outcomes
  • Plan and implement computer applications in ICT industry.
  • Use Information Communication Technology effectively in the work environment to analyze, identify and define organization requirements and opportunities.
  • Design, install and manage computer networked systems.
  • Analyse the impact of technology on individuals, organizations and society, including ethical, legal and policy issues.

Career Options

  • ICT Consultant
  • Web Developer
  • Computer Systems Manager
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Software Application Developer
  • ICT Manager
  • Data Recovery Manager Programme Goals
  • To develop ICT specialists capable of providing ICT business solutions.
  • To develop professionals with high quality ICT knowledge and skills so as to take care of ICT business related matters.
  • To build and develop ICT solutions and so as to enhance business and organizational efficiency.
  • To develop analytical and logical thinking, problem solving, communication skills and team work.

Course Duration

  • Three Modules each 6 months. Plus three months industrial attachment
  • 1 Year 6 Months

Mode of Study

  • Evening (6.30 am - 8.30 am, 11.30 am – 2.00 pm, 2.30 pm – 5.00pm, 8.30 am - 4.00 pm, 5.30 pm - 8.30 pm)
  • Weekends (Saturday)
  • Online
  • Full time(8:30am - 5:30pm Monday to Friday )

Intake Periods

  • January
  • June
  • September

Course units outline

Module I
Module II
Module III

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

BANK
MPESA

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

Downloads

Application Form
Fee Structure
Course Brochure
Level
Diploma Programmes
Course Category
Diploma Programmes
Modes of Study
Distance Learning, Evening, Evening, Weekends, Online, Full Time, Part Time, Weekend, Online, Weekday, Weekends
Intake Periods
January, June, September
Course Duration
1 Yr 6 Months
Examination Body
KNEC
School
ICT & Security Studies