This programme is one of the first accredited academic diplomas in this field. It aims to equip students with skills and knowledge that will qualify them for employment as managers and supervisors of small and medium Co-operatives. Graduates will be able to manage the operations of co-operative organizations, mobilize resources from members of co-operatives for growth and wealth generation. Graduates will also acquire broad based business management skills.
Career opportunities include: Co-operative Managers, Co-operative Training and Educational Specialists, Co-operative Promoters/Advisors, Co-operative Auditors, Credit Officers for micro-financing and Project Development Officers with NGOs.
Career progression:upon completion a student may pursue KASNEB certification Courses, Higher Diploma,bachelor`s degree, masters degree ,PHD in the same field or related field and CM Membership.
Entry requirement: KCSE C- (minus)
Duration: 6 months per module
Exam body: KNEC
Modules: 3 modules