Diploma/Certificate Programmes

The following  courses are currently on offer at JKUAT Mombasa Campus both in  part-time and full time modes:

Diploma Programmes

  • Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies management
  • Diploma in  Information Technology
  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Health Records and Informatics Management

Eligibility for diploma programmes
For DIT KCSE Grade C with at least C- in Mathematics and English OR KCE Div II OR Credit pass in any relevant certificate,The rest KCSE Grade C- with a C-in Mathematics and English OR KCE Div III with atleast Credit in Mathematics and English.

Course Duration
Diploma  programmes run for a period of 18 months.

Certificate Programmes

  • Certificate  in Information Technology
  • Certificate in Business Administration

Eligibility for Certificate  programmes
KCSE Mean Grade C- for CIT ,D+ in KCSE for CBA

Course Duration
Certificate programs run for 3 months both full time and part time.

Intakes
The campus admits students thrice per year in January, May and September. The campus runs a trimester systems, which reduces the total calendar time spent by students in the university by up to one-third.

How to apply for Diploma courses
Download 2 forms  here,fill the forms and attach the following things: 1 passport size photo, 1 copy of KCSE certificate, 1 copy of any other academic certificate, 1 copy of Identification card. An application fee is 1, 500 payable to KCB Account number: 1107586933, Account name: JKUAT Msa Campus, Branch: Treasury Square.

How to apply for Certificate courses.
Download  1 form here,fill it and attach the following things: 1 passport size photo, 1 copy of KCSE certificate, 1 copy of Identification card. Application fee is 500 payable to KCB Account number: 1107586933, Account name: JKUAT Msa Campus, Branch: Treasury Square.

Fee structures
click here to download our fee structures

196 thoughts on “Diploma/Certificate Programmes

  1. Hello, am Garshon, i was interested to pursue a dip. In public health in your school. Can i be admitted please? Garshon: 0713225048

  2. Hi Garshon,

    Thank you for inquiring with us. Unfortunately we have not yet introduced a diploma in public health but in reference to your request hopefully in future we can have such a course.

    Thank you
    Regards
    Molly JKUAT MCBD.

  3. Hi,
    I have done the british system (EDEXCEL) and would like to enquire about the grades I need to apply for diploma in business information technology.

  4. I NEED TO PURSUE THIS COURSE WITH YOU-Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies management. IS IT ON OFFER AT THE MOMENT?

  5. do you offer diploma in community development as part time?
    and incase i finish this would i be able to proceed with bachelors in community health?

    • Hi Becky yes we do but it depends with the quorum which is normally 10 students,and yes in case you finish you can proceed to Bachelors.Thank you.

  6. I’m not yet ready to enroll with your campus but I would love to attend a number of human resource management classes to familiarise my self with what is done and how before I’m ready to enroll. is it possible? what do I have to do?

    • Hi Saud yes ,it is possible you can apply for our short executive course which runs for one week,our next training will be on may 2015 ,for more details view our short executive course calender on our website, under Executive Training centre.Thank you

  7. can somebody who have kasneb ATC final level qualify for jkuat diploma in BIT and purchasing and supply management or business administration

  8. I’m willing to do parallel course at any cost for a certificate in IT.
    But my grade doesn’t allow my passion to be done. help me

  9. I’m willing to do a parallel course at any cost for a certificate in IT In Mombasa.
    But my grade is below the indicated. help me please

  10. halo. kindly inform me if one is eligible to pursue a bridging course in mathematics if he or she had a mean score of c-plain and D-minus in mathematics.

  11. hi am chiroro hussein iwould like to persue a course in certificate in mass communication and journalism in your institution.

    • With a D plain its not possible the requirements for a diploma are: KCSE Grade C with at least C- in Mathematics and English OR KCE Div II OR Credit pass in any relevant certificate with at least KCSE Grade C-in Mathematics and English OR KCE Div III with atleast Credit in Mathematics and English.Thank you

  12. I wanted to enrol my son for ict course with mean grade of D+ in kcse, kindly advice

  13. hello. do you offer diploma in Bachelor of Supply Chain Management(Options: shipping/marine Management, clearing and Forwarding, Transport and Logistics)

  14. hi am hussein iwould like to persue a certificate in county governance is it part time or full time ?

  15. i have a diploma in petroleum management i was enquiring if i can be enrolled in a degree in business administration at westlands campus

  16. hi, iam working as a records clerk, and i would like to do a course in records management do u offer. And is it possible for one to undertake a diploma in IT with a mean grade of C-

    • Sorry we don’t offer the course, but we will consider it in the future. thank you

  17. Hi am interested in pursue diploma in software engineering and can I get a place in your institute. Thank you in advance.

    • We offer;
      ◾Bachelor of Business Information Technology
      ◾Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
      and
      ◾Diploma Business Information Technology
      ◾Diploma in Information Technology

  18. realy want to pursue diploma in business in information technolgy en have c- kcse grade can i have vacancy

  19. hey ihave Dplus can itake certificate in county governance at mombasa cbd centre and how much is the fees

    • Hi no, you have to have a C minus to start at Diploma level otherwise you can do a certificate.

  20. am willing to pursue a certificate in IT..up to degree level but my grade was below c-,i had a D+ ..will i get application if i apply pliz?

  21. I got a meam of c plain in kcse and an e in maths but i did bridging in bussines maths and got a B at kenya institute of management can i apply for the bussiness course

  22. hi i have C- (minus) in KCSE and C+ in english and D- in maths can i pursue a dipoma in IT ? Thank u

  23. Hi, I would like to pursue a diploma in business information technology in your Mombasa campus. My KCSE cert got burned and have no copy except result slip. Can I get admission.

    • Hi Wilson,Am sory for the loss of your certificate,Its a requirement that we see the certificate or result slip to prove that you did your KCSE.My advise is that you go back to your school and ask them to give you a copy.Thank you.

  24. I scored an average of C + with D plain in mathematics and a B plain in business studies. I would like to pursue a diploma course in purchases supplies and procurement management. Am I eligible

    • You are not eligible to start a Diploma Programme with us since Eligibility for diploma programmes is KCSE Grade C with at least C- in Mathematics and English OR KCE Div II OR Credit pass in any relevant certificate with at least KCSE Grade C-in Mathematics and English OR KCE Div III with atleast Credit in Mathematics and English.An is to start from Certificate level.

  25. Good evening.Am willing to purse certificate in Information Communication Technology.I had a grade of C-Am I Eligible to Join and How much is the fee?

  26. Good evening.Am willing to purse certificate in Information Communication Technology.I had a grade of C-Am I Eligible to Join and How much is the fee?

    • yes you are you can apply for our September intake.View fee structures on our downloads page.

  27. Hi would like to inquire if u offer bachelor programme in clearing and forwarding at ua campus

  28. Hello..
    I have done certificate in health Record,can i join Dip in your institution? coz i got i C- in KCSE

  29. i wanted to know if it was possible to pursue a DBIT course and a mathematics bridging course at the same time

  30. Hi, do you offer health records in JKUAT and is yes what are the requirements? can someone with a c minus do a diploma.

  31. Hi. want to study Certificate in Business Administration got D+ but i have done some courses like Diploma in Front Office Management and Insurace (COP) do i qualify to apply?

    • Hi Mercy,where did you do your Diploma in Front Office and what grade did you get?If the institution from which you did your diploma is recognized then you could even qualify to do degree course instead of doing a certificate course.Thank you

  32. Hi, i want to study certificate in Business Administration, got D+ but i have done courses like Certificate in Computerized Secretarial- Module I & II, do i qualify to apply?

  33. Hi, I would like to enroll for the diploma in I.t course, but I need some advice. After getting the diploma, I would like to enroll for a bachelors degree course. What year will I enter if I’ve completed the diploma in I.t? And can someone get a job in I.t with a diploma? And do you suggest I just enroll for a degree course? I got a B average in high school. A in both math and English. Thank you

    • You will get 1 year exemption. As for jobs you can be either of the following:
      Database Administrator
      Systems Administrator
      Network Engineer
      IT Support Engineer
      Software Engineer among other jobs

  34. Hi, am Kevin,kindly inform me if one is eligible to pursue a bridging course in mathematics if he or she had a mean score of D+plus and D+minus in mathematics. If so, can i be allowed to undertake a certificate course in electrical and electric engineering.

    thanks
    regard kevin

  35. Hi, am Kevin,kindly inform me if one is eligible to pursue a bridging course in mathematics if he or she had a mean score of D+plus and D+Plus in mathematics. If so, can i be allowed to undertake a certificate course in electrical and electric engineering.

    thanks
    regard kevin

  36. This is a very nice system of communication. Anybody can go through this before asking a question. One might get an answer right from this forum. Thank you.

  37. I applied for diploma in information technology when will I get the response. When will you start the classes?

  38. Looking for a certificate course in sports management and administration for my elder bro based at the Kenyan Coast. He has acquired 4-year scholarship to do just that. He’s currently a hotelier, (tour guide ) at Mnarani Beach Club at Kilifi and some tourists were impressed with his work and offered this token.
    Kindly assist.

    • Sorry Felix,you’ll need at least KCSE C- mean grade. However, you can persue certification courses like CCNA at our campus

  39. I have D plain in kcse can I do mass communication with that grade or is there any course for me with that grade please

  40. Hi I had a mean grade of D plain I was wondering if I could persue a certificate in IT then enhance to a diploma

  41. Hy nilikua nataka kusomea air ticketing.Do you have that course in your university. I gote a D plain.

  42. Hy am swalha I gote a D plain I was wondering if I could persue a certificate in air ticketing then a diploma

  43. Hae my name is james i have a B- eng,C+chem ,C+ in biology and a D in maths is it possible for me to do a diploma in nursing pliz advice me on what i can do for to purse my dream corse

    • Sorry we dont offer it but its offered as an option it Bachelor of Supply chain management

  44. Can I persuit tourism and wildlife management in pwani univers ar y with grgrade c- at kcse

  45. Hi..am Joseph,I would like to pursue a diploma in IT at your campus with a mean grade of C-..D plain in maths,.. Am i qualify?

  46. Can i take a diploma course in journalism at jkuat with a grade of C.please tell me the requirements if yes.

  47. i did module one of ICT KNEC and module two but i reffered in two subjects will i be required to start from the start again because i dont want to continue with KNEC again

  48. Hi I’m haron I got a c stand in kcse could you please briefly tell me all requirements to peruse certificate in it

  49. Hi, my cousin did KCSE last year and got a mean of D+ and wants to pursue an agricultural course. Advice please. Thank you

  50. would like to take a course in clinical medicine and surgery at your institution is it possible?

  51. Hey…am Jeff.am I eligible to do diploma course in telecommunication engineering with a mean grade of C-..D plain in maths and D+ in physics

  52. Hi, am lucy and i scored Dplain and i wont to persue Diploma in pharmacy is it possible??????

  53. Do you offer certificate in computer science?at your campus in mombasa,I had a B- in KCSE

  54. Hi JKUAT Admin,
    Is one eligible to do a diploma course yet he’s been practicing HR Management for almost 4years?

  55. i applied for bbit may intake 2016 but have not received any call. is everything okay or what are the dates

  56. Hello..I would like to join jkuat university in mombasa to pursue diploma in micro- finance

  57. Hi ive done bridging couses-English ,maths and accounts at KIM,mean grade D+,can i qualify for a cert in busness administration?

  58. hi JKUAT admin,

    i have a discharge certificate on basic training from the NATIONAL YOUTH SERVICE,
    since then,i have been working in security field for about 4yrs.
    i would like to persue a diploma in criminology
    i have (C-(minus) both languages) (B- (minus) biology)…..do i qualify?

  59. Am Mary, can I apply for a course in sales n marketing with a mean grade of D+ in mombasa?

  60. Hi am Leah i got a d+ main grade can i pursue any course that is either journalism or nursing in your campus please reply using my number 0715027149

  61. I had an overall grade of c-,E in maths,c+in English can i be able to pursue human resource management

    • Hi Abdinasir,We currently don’t offer certificate or Diploma courses in Human Resources.

  62. hi i got a D PLAIN and am request pursue hotel management can i get a chance there