The Diploma course in Information Technology (IT) is intended to provide students with a wide range of software, technical and technological ICT skills required by industry at the diploma level. The student is expected to develop an IT solution to a practical business problem using an engineering approach.

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ENTRY CRITERIA
EITHER

To be eligible for admission into the Diploma in IT, a candidate must satisfy one of the following minimum requirements:

An aggregate grade of C (PLAIN) in KCSE and grades C- (MINUS) in
Mathematics and English or
Division II in KCE with credit passes in Mathematics and English or an equivalent qualification recognized by the University Senate.

A credit pass in JKUAT IT Certificate.
A KACE certificate with a subsidiary pass in Mathematics
Any other equivalent qualifications approved by Senate

ESSENTIALS:

Distance learning mode: online application for admission is a subject to verification of certified original testimonials during registration and orientation period done in each semester.

MODE OF STUDY:

• Distance learning

SEMESTER ADMISSION PERIODS:

• JANUARY, MAY, SEPTEMBER

FEE:

  • Full payment: – Fees may be paid in full.

Or

  • Payment by Instalments: – Registration requires that a student pays 50% of the tuition fees plus 100% of other applicable charges.


For more enquiries and further clarification of the course, kindly contact the Administrators in charge of the course, School of Open Distance and eLearning.