Description of the Program

Success in today’s diverse, global and technologically sophisticated business environment requires results-oriented education that extends beyond theories and conceptual understanding to practical application. Human resource positions in both public and private sector are faced with adhering to pertinent labor laws and organizational policies. To excel in this capacity, a human resource manager needs a thorough understanding of employment practices, personnel administration, employee training, compensation and benefits.

Objectives of the Program

The Diploma in Human Resource Management Program is intended to:

  • Develop the skills needed in personnel management work.
  • Serve as an introduction to the personnel manager’s work.
  • Provide an awareness of personnel functions and the key issues that impact on personnel issues.
  • Provide a platform for studies in personnel management.
Units Offered
1st Trimester                           UNIT NAMECredit Hours
MTH 051Basic Mathematics3
ENT 054Entrepreneurship3
DIT 050Concepts of computer applications3
ENG 051Professional Writing3
HRM 050Human Resource Management3
HRM 052Training and Development3
2nd Trimester 
ACC 055Financial Accounting3
THE 060Christian Ethics3
RME 061Research Methods3
BLA 057Business Law3
HRM 055Organizational Behavior3
HRM 054Employee Relations3
3rd  Trimester 
STT 060Business statistics for Managers3
HRM 051Recruitment and Selection3
HRM 053Performance Appraisal and Management3
HRM 057Change Management3
HRP 068Human Resource Mgt Research Project3
4th Trimester 
INT 066Internship6
Admission Requirements

C (Plain) or C- (C minus) plus a Certificate in HRM

Duration of the Program

4 Trimesters

Mode of Study


Part Time

Distance Learning

Locations where the program is offered

Main Campus, Nairobi Campus and Distance Learning

Fee Structure

Ksh 7,250 per unit regular and evening, Ksh 8,000 per unit distance learning.

School or Department which program is offered under

Business School