These programmes are designed to provide an opportunity to those who engaged in the relevant industry to gain an in –depth knowledge on the subject of specialisation. No formal educational qualifications are required for admission to the Certificate programmes. The minimum duration of the Certificate programme is one year.
The OUSL awards the Certificate in Industrial Studies to students who have acquired 36 credits satisfying the requirements of the programme. Those who possess appropriate qualifications may seek exemptions from relevant courses of the programme. Students who are employed and working in an environment that would satisfy the training requirements of the Faculty and those who have previous training could seek exemption
from the industrial training modules. Presently, Certificate in Industrial Studies is available in the following streams: