This programme of study provides an opportunity for interested candidates to specialize in refugee and forced migration studies and to be awarded a Post-graduate diploma as a contribution to the improvement of skills and performance of practitioners who manage refugee affairs; as well as to provide any for those who intend to pursue further studies in this field and in the general area of international relations and peace studies.
The objectives of the programme are:-
• To give recognition to candidates who have undertaken studies in the forced migration.
• To encourage students and practitioners to enhance their skills and knowledge in this field;
• To establish and foster symbiotic relationship between theory and practice in forced migration and practical experience in these areas.
• To produce graduates who can serve both the Kenyan and international communities and organizations in vital area of public and humanitarian policy.