To enroll in a basic Diploma course, the applicant should possess any of the following minimum 



• Kenya Certificate of secondary Education (KCSE) with an average grade 

of C or “A” level certificate with at least one principal and two subsidiary 

passes or Equivalent qualifications as determined by IDIA Academic


• A certificate or craft qualification from a recognized institution

• IDIA Certificate or its equivalent


To enroll in a postgraduate Diploma program, the applicant must have one or more of the following qualifications: 


• A recognized university Degree

• Diploma in a relevant field

• Advanced post secondary certificate in a relevant field(s)

• Secondary level certificate with a minimum of average of 

   C or“A”level certificate with at least one principal and two

   subsidiary passes and not less than 2 years continuous post basic work experience.

• IDIA Certificate or its equivalent



• Weekdays - 8.00 am - 5.30 pm

• Weekday Evening  –  5.30 pm - 8.30 pm

• Saturday and Sunday – 8.00 am - 6 pm



January, May and September every academic year




1. Our syllabus offers a comprehensive balance of theory and practice.

2. Our programs adopt in and out of school learning by uniquely combining class-based, 

    institutional, community and personal education and learning techniques.

3. Our programs are developed upon experiential knowledge of the African situation as 

    lived and experienced by the Institute’s extensive network of practitioners, professionals 

    and academicians.

4. Our learning processes emphasize multi and trans-disciplinary, integrated, problem 

    solving and ethical approaches.

5. Our programs emphasize evidence and innovation as key drivers of change and 

     transformation in Africa.

6. Our programs are centred on ethical learning and service as key locomotives of building 

    transformative leadership.

7. Our programs provide learners with the unique opportunities and facilities for academic 


8. Our fees are competitive and affordable.

9. We are committed to excellence with integrity.

10. We care about your future beyond the classroom.


* - Isaiah 61: 9 - “our descendants will be known among the nations and their offspring 

among the peoples. All who see them will acknowledge that they are a people the Lord has 

blessed.” (NIV)


( IDIA ) 

 International Development Institute - Africa

Unity Plaza, along Maasai Lodge Road,

Ongata Rongai

 P O Box 4077 - 00506 Nairobi


T: +254 - 722 - 688 080

F: +254-  705 - 985 418

T:+254-  722 -  759 942

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