Advanced Diploma In Project Management

Advanced Diploma in Project Management

General Information Overview Target Group Course Content/Units Intake and Mode of Learning Examination Policy Entry Requirements Fees Structure & Payment Procedure Application and Registration Procedure
Duration: 1 year Certification: KIPM Examination Board

Many organizations need personnel with solid Project Management competence. Individuals who possess the skills, knowledge, and experiences required to successfully manage projects will increasingly be in high demand in this growing professional field. Certification is highly regarded in part because it improves one’s capability to deliver better, faster, and less expensive services and products.

The courses’ objective is to equip students with knowledge and skills in Project planning and Management and enable them to be able to involve the communities in the whole process of project implementation

The course is useful to learners from all disciplines who manage or are about to manage big or small projects as part of their work.

The following are the course units:The course is divided into six modules covering the following units: Unit 1: Principles of Project Management Unit 2: Elements of Management in Projects Unit 3: Project Leadership & Governance Unit 4: Environmental Impact Assessment & Analysis Unit 5: Project Design, Planning & Implementation Unit 6: Research Methods Unit 7: Project Financing & Finance Management Unit 8: Project & Strategic Management Unit 9: Entrepreneurship & Project Management Unit 10: Project Management Consultancy Unit 11: Project Monitoring & Evaluation Reporting Unit 12: Computer Application in Project Management ASSIGNMENTS 1. Project Concept Paper 2. Research Project and Report

Intakes are in Jan / June/ September

Kindly be informed that due to high demand of our training services, competition for places is also high hence prospective students will be given admission on first come first serve basis. Only suitably qualified applicants will be considered. Modes of Study Include:

Through lectures, tutorials, seminars/ journal clubs, practical and a research project.


  • Saturday Sessions Only (8.00 AM – 12.30 PM)
  • Distance Learning Only (Meeting once a month on a Saturday)
  • E-learning Only (Consultation and Examination done online)

Learners will be attached to a tutor to guide them in their assignments. The tutor will be somebody with PM knowledge in order to effectively supervise the student irrespective of their mode of study.

There will be CATs after every Module and a final project assessment which will total your final certification grade.

– A mean grade of C and above in KCSE – A Certificate and /or a diploma and /or Advanced diploma and /or Degree in any field

– The applicant should demonstrate proficiency in office computer applications

– Working experience of 2yrs Note: Only qualified applicants will be given go ahead to pay the required tuition and other forms of fees.
Distance Learning  and E- Learning Mode Fees
Amount (Kshs)
Application Fee ( Non-Refundable) 2,000
Tuition Fees (Distance Learners)
Examination Fees
Assignment Defense Fees
On campus Mode Fees
Amount (Kshs)
Application Fee ( Non-Refundable) 2,000
Tuition Fees (On campus)10
Examination Fees
Assignment Defense Fees
Payment Mode:

Non-refundable application fee of Ksh. 2,000 to be sent with application forms and relevant certificates.

Students will be allowed to pay fees in the following schemes:

  1. Payment in full
  2. Payment in two (2) installments
  3. Payment in three (3) installments
NB: Non-East African students pay 25% more on all charges.Fee is payable by bankers cheque or cash deposit to: ‘Project Management Group Ltd.’ A/c No. . 0470264703467Equity Bank, Moi Avenue Branch Nairobi. Swift code (EQBLKENA), Sort code (68)
To facilitate admission, students must complete the form and return/send to us with the following relevant documents: – Copies of Academic certificates – Two coloured passport size photographs – A copy of National ID or Passport – Detailed CVAt enquiry stage, the applicant is issued the official KIPM course application form downloadable at home page or Click on the icon to Download Application Form  Note: Only qualified applicants will be given go ahead to pay the required tuition and other forms of fees.

For more information, kindly contact the Training Coordinator on Tel: +254 20 2016637 or 0727 595550 or email: /