One of the main functions of the Department of Religion is to provide a comprehensive and in depth knowledge of the complex religious reality in society today. To meet this aim, the department has introduced a Postgraduate Diploma in Religious Studies in addition to the already existing undergraduate, M. Phil and D.Phil programmes.The Post-graduate Diploma in Religious Studies is intended to provide opportunity for those who may have first degrees in any discipline and who would like to broaden their knowledge of religion and its functions in society. The diploma covers a wide range of courses drawn from various religious traditions and pertinent issues in the contemporary world.
To equip candidates with religious knowledge to cope with interpersonal situations within the context of religious pluralism.To provide further knowledge in religion to teachers, religious personnel, social workers and others.To give opportunity for higher degree studies in religion.Eligibility and RequirementsHolders of a degree of Moi University or any other recognized university or,
• Holders of qualification considered by the Senate to be equivalent to a university degree.
• Holders of degrees from theological and other institutions 2. which do not meet the above requirements maybe considered under “Exemptions” as stipulated in Rules and Regulations of the School of the Graduate Studies page 24 number 12.