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Diploma In Banking and Finance



This is an entry level program that is designed to introduce the student to business courses while equipping the student with practical skills that can be applied in the business world at an entry level Possible career opportunity: The graduates from the course can be employed as: Bankers, Accountants and any accounting related opportunities.

Diploma In Banking and Finance course examined by KNEC forms an integral course in business sector.

Diploma In Banking and Finance is one of the most marketable course and highly demanded in the industry.

This is an entry level program that is designed to introduce the student to business while equipping the student with practical skills that can be applied in the business world at an entry level.

Key Interest Skills required to pursue a career in this field

  • Planning skills
  • Communication skills
  • Numerical abilities
  • Organisational skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Team spirit
  • Negotiation skills
  • Digital literacy
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Time Management Skills
  • Integrity as a quality

Objectives

Objective of this program is to prepare students to think critically and invent industry -based approaches to banking skills. Students get to understand the banking   techniques and market expectations. In addition,they learn how to communicate effectively.

Why study this program
This program prepares one to job market at lower level.It also a bridge to the advance level in the field.

Careers Opportunities

  •  Store keepers,
  • Procurement officers,
  • Purchasing and  Supply personnel
  • Logistics officers.

Career Progression

After successful completion of  Diploma In Banking and Finance(KNEC) ,a student can proceed for bachelor’s degree,master’s degree and Phd in related field.

 

Course Duration

This course takes an average of 6 terms (2 years ).

Mode of Study

  • Regular/full time
  • School based programme
  • Distance Learning
  • Weekend Classes
  • Part-time/Evening classes

Qualifications/Admission Requirements

  • KCSE aggregate Grade of C- (minus) & Above,or any equivalent qualifications by KNEC

Examining Body

KNEC

Course Requirements

The following requirements must be met for a student to qualify for KNEC exams in this course:

  • Must sit for at least 2 cats marked out of 30% ,and an end term exams marked out of 70% each term.
  • The candidate will be expected to proceed for industrial attachment as a requirement by KNEC for successful completion of the course.
  • A student must attend at least 80% of all the tutorial lectures.

KNEC Units

2805– DIPLOMA IN BANKING & FINANCE

301-MONETARY & FINANCIAL SYSTEMS

302-LENDING

303-INVESTMENT

304-ACCOUNTACY

305-BRANCH BANKING ( LAW & PRACTICE)

306-FINANCE OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE (PAYMENTS & SERVICES)

307-COURSE SPECIALISATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROJECTS

Other Units

  • Communication Skills
  • Computing/ICT

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