Gain skills that will enable you to provide basic accounting and management services to non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and public sector entities.

Entry Qualifications

The minimum entry requirement for the CAMS is KCSE mean grade D+ or its equivalent.


Examination duration and sittings

Candidates are expected to complete the CAMS within a duration of one year. The examination shall be administered alongside the existing examinations of KASNEB in May and November each year.

Progression & Exemption

  1. Holders of the CAMS will be eligible to pursue either the ATD or DCM qualifications.

  2. Holders of the CAMS will be exempted in ATD/DCM Level I ( four papers ) as applicable.

Course Structure

CAMS comprises of two levels with four (4) papers in Level I and three (3) papers in Level II, making a total of seven (7) papers, as summarised below.

Duration: 1 year

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Level I

Paper No:

  • CM11 Principles of Entrepreneurship and Management

  • CM12 Introduction to Law and Ethics

  • CM13 Fundamental ICT Skills

  • CM14 Fundamentals of Business Mathematics

Level II

Paper No:

  • CM21 Foundations of Accounting and Auditing

  • CM22 Elements of Public Finance and Administration

  • CM23 Principles of Marketing and Communication

Fee Structure

KSh. 28,330

KSh. 24, 520

Level 2

Level 1


  •  This fee structure is subject to review by the University

  •  Fees Cover tuition and study material, but does not include textbooks, stationery, nor registration/examination fees

  • All fees are payable in installments

  • Please contact the Enrollment office for additional information on programme requirements and fees structure

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Nairobi, Kenya


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