Post Graduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation Course

Course Organiser.

Capacity Africa Institute runs global programmes training over 8,000 thousand development workers through online and onsite training programmes. We have collaborated very closely with Action Aid Kenya, Unicef, Undp Kenya, Unifem East Africa, Population Services International, World Health Organization, Ministry of Health, Federation of Women Lawyers-FIDA, Amref, National Council for Population and Development, Shell International, Path, Techno serve, National Aids Control Council, Center for British Teachers, JRS Sudan, Christian Mission Aid, Sudanese Red Cross, Mercy Corps International, ADRA South Sudan Programme among others. Post Graduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation.Course

This one year Post Graduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation (PGDM&E) is designed to provide students with a wide range of M&E skills to enable them deal effectively with the contemporary challenges facing organisations in creating, managing and monitoring projects. The programme focuses on relevant topics of M&E including understanding project design, project management as well stakeholder engagement in Monitoring and Evaluation processes. Participants in this course will acquire tangible skills which will enable them make meaningful contribution in their organizations. Monitoring and Evaluation professionals are in big demand in development and humanitarian organizations.

Monitoring and Evaluation are extremely important management tools for any development organisation as they allow you to track the process of your projects and facilitate in efficient decision making, which means that many employees are seeking out professionals with the relevant M&E skills . This course will enhance your M&E knowledge and skills and provide you with the necessary practical experience to enhance your career growth.

How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

At the end of this course, students will be able to:

a)Understand monitoring and evaluation terms and concepts b)Understand the need for monitoring and evaluation in development projects c) Understand the importance of M&E in project design,planning and management. d) Apply the tools of M&E in decision making. e) Design and develop M&E systems. f) Use M&E tools for qualitative and quantitative data analysis. g) Understand Monitoring in all process of the project cycle h)Types of indicators and Identifying outcome indicators for your project i) Monitoring and Evaluation Framework j) Monitoring and Evaluation Plan l) Logical Framework m)Writing an effective M/E report n)Communication of M&E findings for action and accountability

Research Paper

Students will be required to choose a research topic, share it with the moderator, upon agreement write a proposal, after that do corrections plus writing chapters three, four and five of the whole paper. Guidelines will be provided on the format preferred by the institute.

Final examination

Course duration: one year (2 semesters)


In order to demonstrate their understanding of the course content, students will be required to submit assignments at the end of every month.

Regions Targeted: Global

TARGET PARTICIPANTS: Development and Humanitarian Professionals

ORGANIZER:: Capacity Africa Institute**


FORMAT: Online and Distance Learning facilitated


Prior to the course start date, selected participants will receive, via email, an official invitation letter along with instructions on how to pay for the course. Course log on instructions emailed to you on the day the learner makes payment.

To register for this course kindly contact:

Ms Rachel MW Training Manager Capacity Africa Training Institute Muthaiga Shopping Centre, Nairobi. Tel/WhatsApp: +254 777402400