International Computer Driving License


Information Sheet

This information sheet provides a brief of the ICDLProgramme offered at INtel College. ICDL is the world's leading computer skills certification. The programme defines the skills and competencies necessary to use a computer and common computer applications. To date more than 14 million people have engaged with the ICDL programme, in over 150 countries, through our network of over 24,000 ICDL Accredited Test Centres (ATCs).

The ICDL offers a wide range of modules including Computer Essentials, Word Processing and IT Security. Candidates take tests in the modules which are most relevant to their educational and professional requirements, thereby creating their ICDL Profile. Whether in school, university or in the workplace, ICDL offers the skills you need to succeed.

INtel College and ICDL Africa work in a collaborative partnership to offer ICDL programme that enables proficient use of ICT that empowers individuals, organisations and society, through the development, promotion and delivery of quality international certification programmes throughout the world.

Recognized by the Government of Kenya

The Minister for Information and Communication amended the ICT Sector Policy Guidelines in November 2009 through a Kenya Gazette notice number 12070. This was done to recognize ICDL as the entry level computer certification designed to demonstrate competence in computer operation.

Course Aims

  • Provide opportunities for students to improve digital skills and basic computer applications proficiency within society. The certification programmes are designed to be accessible to all persons, irrespective of age, gender, status and ability

Course Objectives

  • Provide springboard to improved job and study prospects

  • Provide international recognized qualification

  • Increase essential IT skills levels and confidence at work.

  • Provide a platform from which to move on to higher level of IT education

  • Make a better use of IT resources and provides a return on IT investment

Subject of Study

(Mandatory Level 1)
1Computer Essentials9Web Editing
2Online Essentials10Image Editing
3Word Processing11Project Planning
4Spreadsheets122D CAD
(3 electives-level 2)
5Presentations1Advanced Word Processing
6Using Databases2Advanced Spreadsheets
7Online Collaborations3Advanced Databases
8IT Security4Advanced Presentation

All exams are online with an international certificate. To achieve an award of ICDL, the student can take any number of relevant units but advised to take all the 8 modules for base and intermediate level.

Advanced modules are optional after completion of base and standard modules with different certification.

Time table

DaysMorning- SessionsMid- MorningAfternoon- Session 
Monday-Friday8.30-10.30am OR11.00 -1.00 pm OR2.00-4.00 pm OR5.30 - 7.30 pm
Saturday (Part Time)8.30-10.30am OR11.00 -1.00 pm OR--


Course Requirements

No prerequisites skills required.

Fees Structure

 Tution Fee (KShs)Examination Fee (KShs)
Level One (4 Modules)16,500Each @ 1,500
Level Two (4 Modules)16,500Each @ 2,000
Total Fee33,00014,000
Registration for those taking exams only is Ksh.5000
However, if the tuition fee is paid for the entire course (level 1& 2) once, the course fee is Ksh32,000
Students taking individual course plus the exam is Ksh.10,000
Advanced ModulesTuition Fee Kshs. 10,000 per module

Admission Process

  • 1. Complete the admission form (available at the college).

  • 2. Make fee payment by cash deposit direct to the college account or by cheque payment or by MPESA (PAYBILL).

  • 3. Bookings should be done a week prior to commencement date deemed appropriate.

  • 4. Submit items 1 and 2 above to the college reception.

  • Intakes

    January to November
    Completion: 2 to 4 Months from start date **** Application in progress