Frequently Asked Questions
Upon admission what is the registration process?
Once you have received your admission letter, you are required to pay at least 60% of the semester’s fee, visit the institution with the bank slip / M-Pesa confirmation code and original Certificates as per the application for verification.
When should I expect feedback after application?
- Two weeks after the deadline of application
What are the application requirements?
To apply for our programmes you will need the following:
- Application fees Kshs. 2,000
- Copy of your ID
- Certified copies of your academic certificates (KCSE and above)
- 2 recent passport size photos
- Complete the application form with all information required.
What are the modes of study?
Our programmes are designed to fit your life/work commitments through different modes of study.
- Full Time: Day: 9:00am-4:00pm
- Part Time: Evening: 5:30pm-8:30pm and Weekends: 8:00am-6:00pm
- e-Learning platform
Where is the school located?
We have three campuses;
- Nairobi KESRA Centre, next to Park Inn by Radisson, Westlands, along Waiyaki Way
- Mombasa KESRA Centre, along Nyali Links Road
- e-Learning platform
How often is enrolment for programmes?
There are three intakes in a year;
How many units are there per course?
Programmes at different levels and specialization have varying number of units as outlined:
- Certificate : 12 units
- Diploma : 18 units
- Postgraduate Diploma : 12 units
- Masters: 18 units
What is the duration of the course?
|Programs||Duration||No. of Semesters|
|Certificate||1 Year||3 Semesters|
|Diploma||2 Years||6 Semesters|
|Postgraduate Diploma||1 Year||3 Semesters|
|Master’s||2 Years||5 Semesters|
What are the course requirements?
KCSE Certificate with a minimum aggregate of C- (Minus) with D+ in Mathematics and English
KCSE Certificate with a minimum aggregate of C (plain) with C- in Mathematics and English.
Postgraduate Diploma Courses
Bachelor’s Degree (2nd class Honors) in any discipline recognized by the Commission for University Education (CUE) or an Institution recognized by JKUAT Senate.
Master’s in Tax and Customs Administration (with specialization in Tax or Customs), at least 2nd class upper division degree in a business or related area from a University recognized by the Commission for University Education (CUE).
In case of any queries kindly get in touch for further guidance.
Which courses does KESRA offer?
Academic and Corporate Course on Tax.
Click on the link below to view the individual courses