Programme Objectives

This Programme aims to provide in-depth training in a wide variety of subject areas relating to wildlife management in order to develop a comprehensive understanding of the multi-disciplinary nature of wildlife management. The Programme builds upon Technician Certificate level training by developing knowledge and skills in wildlife biology, ecology and management approaches, as well as providing a more detailed focus on ecological monitoring, community conservation, wildlife utilization, planning and administrative functions. In addition, the Programme aims to develop analytical and critical skills, independence, self-discipline and professionalism in Diploma graduates.

Target Students

The Diploma in Wildlife Management is designed for those who want to enter NTA Level 7 or work in middle ranks of wildlife or natural resource management agencies, NGOs and private sector organizations. This programme is taught by the Department of Wildlife Management.

Programme Duration

This is a one-year programme.  It runs from September to June for each academic year.

 Training Methodology

Training approaches include lectures, interactive structured lectures, directed and self-directed study, student presentations, field and College-based practical training exercises. Students participate in safari modules.

Programme Assessment and Award

Students must gain 120 credits to be eligible for the award of Technician Certificate. These Credits are gained through passing all assessed Technician Certificate modules. In order to pass Technician Certificate modules, students must achieve a final module mark of not less than 50% (Continuous Assessments and final Examination) and in addition, pass the final examination by at least 50%. Module assessment is based on a mixture of practical exercises, written assignments group and Individual exercises reports, and final examinations. Module continuous assessment is 60% and the final examination is 40% of the final module mark, unless stated otherwise.

Entry Qualifications

Minimum entry qualification is EITHER a Technician Certificate in Wildlife Management or Wildlife Tourism (NTA 5) from the College of African Wildlife Management, Mweka; OR a Technical Certificate in Wildlife Management and Law Enforcement (BTCWLE) from Pasiansi Wildlife Institute OR a Certificate equivalent to NTA 5 from the institutions recognised by NACTE in the areas of Beekeeping, Forestry, Fishery, Livestock production and Agriculture

Announcements

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  UPDATE NOTE TO GRADUATING STUDENTS 2018 

MOUNTAIN GUIDES TRAINING FIFTH INTAKE

 Verified Applicants for: Technician Certificate in Wildlife Management 2018 SEPTEMBER INTAKE

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FIRST, SECOND, THIRD AND FOURTH ROUND APPLICANTS SELECTED TO JOIN BACHELOR DEGREE IN WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT  2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

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 MULTIPLE ADMISSION LIST FIRST,SECOND, THIRD AND FOURTH ROUND-WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT

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LIST OF FIRST ROUND APPLICANTS WITH MULTIPLE SELECTIONS CONFIRMED TO JOIN BACHELOR DEGREE IN WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT 2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

Multiple Admission List 2018

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                                     ACADEMIC YEAR

Application window is open for Basic, Technician, Ordinary Diploma, and Post Graduate Diploma Programmes. Before starting online registration, please click here to read the application requirements. The fourth application window for Bachelor Degree Programmes is open and will be closed on 20th October, 2018. Please apply now!

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