UPCOMING EVENT: HEKIMA Institute of Peace Studies and International Relations

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HEKIMA Institute of Peace Studies and International Relations

Hekima College,

A constituent College of the Catholic University of Eastern Africa





DATE: May 19th – June 6th 2014


Venue: Hekima Institute of Peace Studies and International Relations,  Riara Road, Nairobi.


Come learn with academics and practitioners

Hekima Institute of Peace Studies and International Relations (HIPSIR) is a Jesuit university institution that offers MA degrees and certificate courses in peace studies and international relations. HIPSIR, is part of Hekima College, a constituent college of the Catholic University of Eastern Africa.


Purpose:  To enable participants acquire knowledge on conflict resolution, peacebuilding and reconciliation mechanisms and equip them with practical tools for social change.


Subjects to be covered

·       Conflict and Peacebuilding Theories

·       Conflict resolution mechanisms- Theory and practise

·       Historical analysis of the African conflicts: social, political & economic perspectives

·       Models of Peacebuilding and Reconciliation in the social-political context


Targets:  The program targets university students, pastoral agents, and all those interested in practical and theoretical skills in Peace Building and strategies towards Reconciliation.


The applicants must fulfil the following requirements:

·       a good command of English,

·       must have at least Secondary School Leaving Certificate

·       be computer literate (word processing, emails, etc.)





Application fee

Kshs. 2000 (non-refundable)

USD. 24

Tuition fee only 1 week

Kshs. 14,200

USD. 167

Tuition + Meals 1 week

Kshs. 18, 400

USD. 217

Tuition + Full Board Accommodation 1 week

Kshs.. 31,200

USD. 367

Tuition for two weeks

Kshs. 25,000

USD 312

Tuition & Day Meals


USD 412

Tuition + full board accommodation 2 weeks

Kshs. 57,000


USD 712

Discount Tuition 3 weeks

Kshs. 39,000

USD. 459

Discount Tuition + Meals 3 weeks

Kshs. 52, 200

USD. 614

Tuition + Full board three weeks

Ksh. 85, 000

USD. 1000


For application or more information, please use the following contacts:

secretary.hipsir@hekima.ac.ke;    +254 729 755 905 OR +254 733 616 865


  1. Last Chiringa's avatar
    Last Chiringa
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    I will be happy to attend one of your certificate programmes in 2016 in Peace Instititute. And so willbe happy to know in time.

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