The KNEC banking and finance course equips students with knowledge, competency and skills that enable them work in different fields including banking, corporate finance, investment management, international finance, financial analysis, risk management and insurance. The course has two levels including certificate and diploma. The RCM Online College offers the certificate and diploma in banking and finance (KNEC) course at very affordable rates.

Enroll TODAY for the KNEC Certificate or Diploma in Banking and Finance Courses at the RCM Online College

Course Objective

  • Equips students with skills, knowledge and competency in banking and financial sector and prepare them to leverage opportunities in this field.
  • Empower students with skills, competency and knowledge necessary for the modern-day banking, insurance and finance fields.
  • Impart financial analysis skills. Upon completion students have analytical skills to assess the financial performance of banks, companies, and financial products. This includes analyzing financial statements, evaluating risk, and interpreting financial ratios.
  • Prepare students for banking operations. Students learn about the various functions within a bank, such as deposit-taking, lending, risk management, and regulatory compliance.
  • Enhance student’s competency in investment management. The course ensures students understand the principles of investment management, including portfolio construction, asset allocation, and risk management strategies.
  • Enhance understanding of financial markets. The course enables students to explore the functioning of financial markets, including stock markets, bond markets, and derivative markets. Understand how prices are determined and the role of market participants.

 Certificate in Banking and Finance

The certificate in banking and finance is a one-year course with two modules, I and II.

Entry Requirements

The entry requirement for the certificate in banking and finance course is as follows:

  • Minimum qualifications are KCSE D and its equivalent.


Progression to Diploma in Banking and Finance.

Diploma in Banking and Finance

The diploma in banking and finance is a two-year course with three modules, I, II and III and industrial attachment.

Entry Requirements

The entry requirement for the diploma in banking and finance is as follows:

  • Passed relevant craft certificate.
  • Minimum qualifications are KCSE C, its equivalent and above.
  • Equivalent qualification

Career Opportunities

There are diverse career opportunities for Students that complete the course requirements and graduate with a diploma in banking and finance. The students have the opportunity to work in different positions including:

  • Banker
  • Financial Advisor
  • Financial Analyst
  • Investment Banker
  • Loan Officer
  • Risk Managers

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RCM Online College

The RCM Online College team of highly competent and experienced lecturers that will ensure students understand the nitty gritty of the dynamic world of banking and finance. Specifically, the RCM Online College’s comprehensive Diploma and Certificate programs, examined by the prestigious KNEC equip students with the skillset and knowledge necessary to thrive in the banking and finance.

The RCM Online College Banking and Finance course covers a wide range of topics including financial markets, banking operations, investment analysis, risk management, and regulatory frameworks. Led by industry-experienced instructors, students gain practical skills and in-depth knowledge essential for success in various roles within the financial sector. Also, at RCM Online College, we prioritize accessibility to quality education, offering tuition for the Banking and Finance Course at an affordable rate of only Ksh.15,000 per term.

Take advantage of the pocket friendly tuition TODAY and enroll for the KNEC Certificate or Diploma in Banking and Finance Courses at the RCM Online College

From our highly competent team at RCM Online College, we wish you the very best as you begin your journey in the banking and finance field.

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