Diploma in County Governance

Given the new government dispensation, there is need to have skills and knowledge on how the county is being run and thus the need to acquire this skills.

All employees of county and local councils who desire to acquire skills in county governance. All high school graduates who wish to pursue a career in county governance.

•Be a holder of KCSE certificate with an aggregate of C with C- in mathematics and English
•Be a holder of KCE II with at least pass in both English and mathematics or
•Be a holder of credit pass in county governance at certificate level  from  JKUAT or
•Be a holder of credit pass in any relevant certificate course with KCE III and at least pass in mathematics and English.

This program shall be offered in four semesters and a semester cover a minimum of 7 units and a maximum of 8 units and there shall also be an industrial attachment of 8 weeks and project work at the second semester.

14 thoughts on “Diploma in County Governance

  1. Am interested so much to pursue Diploma in County Governance after completing certificate course in 2012.

    • Hi Mr. Osero,
      Feel free to join us again at the Diploma level Mr. Osero. Our next intake is September and its open; we’re currently receiving applications so please do visit us and apply. I believe by now your results are out and you’ll need that Certificate or Transcript to apply for the next level. Hurry and don’t be late, we’re looking forward to meeting you.


    • hello,application is on going please visit our jkuat kisii cbd campus to apply the course you have mentioned thank you

  2. If I wish to pursue degree which course can I take when am through with diploma in county governance and ethics and which jobs can I get after pursuing this course

    • Hi Maxwel,
      The most relevant course is Bsc. in Public Administration and Leadership (BPAL). With the current dispensation of County Govt, these courses are to equip you with skills necessary to work with the County and National govts.


  3. If I want to continue with degree which course can Ipursue ? And also which jobs am I able to get from this course?

    • Bsc. in Public Administration and Leadership,you are expected to work in county governments

  4. Do you offer degree in county governance and if yes can I get the course content and apply for credit transfer coz I have done it from university of eldoret please I wish to join in January intake as early as possible

    • Yes we offer the course its called Bachelor of science in public administration and leadership ,about other details please contact us or visit us, thanks.

    • Its a course designed for devolved structures of governance in leadership and management of counties,likely to work in county governments

    • Hi,its a course that enables students to understand how the county governance works in kenya the general management of county governments,they are also expected to work in county governments