The Diploma in Business Management prepares candidates to work in the area of management, administration, enterprise development, marketing, consultancy, and related fields.

The course focuses on exploring and understanding contemporary management and leadership issues and lays emphasis on action, observation, analysis and reflection, thereby offering participants a unique opportunity to integrate what they are learning to their place of work.

The course is structured to reflect the changing business world and to provide a firm foundation for the world of work, necessary academic subjects, consideration of ethical principles and general studies that should influence decision-making in a business environment. 

Programme Structure 
The programme is offered in terms of modules, each module comprising a series of 45 contact hours.  The course is divided in two parts, namely Stage I and Stage II.  Each Stage comprises ten (10) modules. The programme runs for a period of four (4) semesters. A candidate must take five (5) course modules per semester.

To qualify for the award of the Diploma, a candidate must take and pass all the twenty (20) required course modules.

Duration and Start Dates
  • The full time program runs for a period of 3 semesters (1 year). The evening programme runs for 1 year 4 months.
  • The program starts in January/ May every year, for both fulltime and evening programmes.

Contact Details

Madaraka Estate
Ole Sangale Road, PO Box 59857,
00200 City Square
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 0703-034000, 0703-034200