Professional Diploma

Our Professional Diploma is a model educational institution, established under the academic vision of Hodmas University College, to serve as a hub that bridges education with industry, by combining academic knowledge with technical training.

Our Professional Diploma Department is committed to provide students, not only with the essential knowledge, but also with the technical skills and competences, the capabilities and the experiences that will allow them to pursue a career in the local and the regional market in their field of expertise.

Determined by our ultimate goal – the proper professional development of our students – our efforts have focused on primarily creating a group of Instructors comprised by experienced academics in higher technical education as well as specialized and highly qualified professionals from the local and international industry, aiming to transfer both the knowledge and experience to the students during their studies.

Our Vision 

To be the prominent training provider in Professional Programmes in Somalia and beyond.

Our Mission

We strive to provide and promote quality Professional education and training in all the programs we offer while helping student’s employability. In respect and priority of the students.

Research Area

Research and academic paper will be the foremost of all our programs to help students to have full understanding within a short period of time.

Professional Diploma Agribusiness Management

This is a unique program and one of its kind throughout the country and it will equip you with key skills and knowledge related to Agribusiness Management.

This course, Agribusiness offers various career options like business ownership, farm or ranch management, financial consulting, education, international business, commodity trading, marketing, transportation analyst, law, natural resources, management in small and large companies, firms; and several other allied fields.

The Professional Diploma of Agriculture is suitable for farm managers, employees and sole operators of agribusinesses who provide production advice and services to agricultural production enterprises. You will have access to training in vital agricultural skills about business, human resources, agronomy, animal husbandry and whole farm planning.

Career Prospects

Scope and Career options for a Professional Diploma holder are frequent. The course helps candidates choose an incredibly diverse range of job roles. As agriculture acts as an entry point to make a career in the Agriculture sector. Check various job options available for diploma in Agriculture course candidates:

  • Government jobs under the Agriculture Department
  • Agriculture sales Officer in Private organisations
  • Self-employment like farm machine shops, repair shops etc.
  • Poultry Farming
  • Horticulturist
  • Professionals in Food production
  • Agriculture Consultant
  • Distributor
  • Researcher
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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters

Professional Diploma in Cybersecurity

The Cybersecurity program provides training for an entry-level career in Cybersecurity industry.

The program will emphasize on security information, procedures and processes used in all types of business, governmental, non-profit environments.

The program includes training in security basics, networks basics and defense, identity and access management, cryptography concepts, system administration, logging and monitoring, programming, web security, project management, and threats and vulnerabilities.

Career Prospects

Graduates front the Diploma in Cybersecurity & Digital Forensics will have good employment opportunities with local and multinational businesses, governments, financial and banking institutions and consulting firms as:

  • Security Penetration Testers
  • Security Operations Analysts
  • Incident/Forensic/Threat Investigators 
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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters

Professional Diploma In Digital Marketing And Advertisement

Our Professional Diploma Digital Marketing aims at providing training to a wide range of today’s digital marketing and advertisement.

With Hodmas certification, the Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing can give you the exposure to digital marketing specialists, from Social Media Marketing and Mobile Marketing to PPC Marketing, Email Marketing, and SEO. 

This Digital Marketing course helps students acquire the working knowledge for both businesses and digital marketing techniques such as paid search advertising, display advertising, email marketing, search engine optimization (SEO) and social media marketing on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

Career Prospects

After successful you may choose to pursue a future (but not limited to) in these departments/industries:

  • Digital Marketing Coordinator/Specialist
  • Content Creator
  • Content Specialist
  • Social Media Marketing Coordinator
  • Digital Content Manager
  • Content Marketing Coordinator
  • Content and Delivery Executive
  • Content Producer
  • Digital Performance Marketing Specialist
  • Search Engine Optimization Specialist
  • Email Marketing Specialist
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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters

Professional Diploma in Digital Media Design

Our Diploma of Digital Media Design is your introduction to the exciting and exploding worlds of animation, film, TV, video, online, interactive, web, interface design, user experience design, 3D design, visual effects, project and production management and strategy.

You’ll build a broad foundation in essential digital design skills and concepts, including idea generation, graphic design, digital video, motion graphics, web and interactive design. And you will graduate with industry-based design practice experience

Career Prospects

The digital revolution has dramatically changed the way we work, learn, play and communicate. It has created jobs that didn’t exist a decade ago and it has profoundly changed others. People who are skilled in the production and application of digital media are in demand. Completion of the Diploma of Digital Media will prepare you to pursue employment opportunities in fields such as:

  • graphic design
  • photography
  • illustration
  • animation
  • game development
  • software development
  • audio production
  • video production
  • film and television post-production
  • visual effects
  • education and training
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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters

Professional Diploma in Graphic and Multimedia Design

Our Diploma in Graphic and Multimedia Design aims to deliver graduates with a broad-based education that’s industry oriented. The programme also helps develop advanced skills while encouraging entrepreneurship as well as driving creativity and innovation among our students.

A deeper knowledge of visual expression and communication in art and design are also key factors in the creative industries. These qualities go a long way in ensuring employability in various local and international organisations.

Career Prospects

Upon successful completion of the Advanced Diploma in Visual Communication (Graphic Design & Multimedia) program, you can aspire to have an exciting career as a:

  • Creative Director
  • Art Director
  • Graphic Designer
  • Packaging Designer
  • Advertising Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Web Designer
  • Computer Animator
  • Motion Graphics Designer
  • Scriptwriter
  • Product Designer
  • Concept Artist
  • Audio Video System Designer
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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters

Professional Diploma in Media Production

Today’s media is all about content—stories, ideas, words, sounds, images, designs. And with more media outlets than ever before, demand for people with abilities to conceive, produce and deliver content is growing. 

If you’d like to be one of them, our Professional Diploma in Media Production program will appeal to you.

Media Production offers cutting-edge training in the “how-to” of content creation. Learn how to bring ideas to life, how to operate production equipment, how to prepare presentations, how to produce media programs.

You’ll graduate with the skills you need to work behind the cameras, in sound, lighting, editing, live streaming, location production and more.

Career Prospects

Graduates enjoy opportunities in a variety of professions at media companies, advertising agencies and media divisions of government organisations.

  • Assistant Producer
  • Digital Marketer
  • Graphic Designer
  • TV Director / Producer
  • Video Editor
  • Videographer
  • Web Designer
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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters

Professional Diploma in Mobile App Development

The use of smart phones have revolutionized the information technology age. Today, we use apps for everything, from learning programming to searching for recipes, playing games to kid’s A,B,C. Android holds nearly an 85% market share of the smartphone market.

The course is designed specifically to make a person perfect mobility expert.  The module in the course will take the student through various coding tools and development environment which will make the student a real expert in the field of mobile app development.

Career Prospects

After successful completion of this course you will have reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • Recognize requirements and implement mobile solutions.
  • Promote mobile technology solutions in business.
  • Create effective user interfaces that leverage evolving mobile device capabilities.
  • Enterprise and develop cross-platform applications built with rich-media and HTML-based technologies.
  • Design and develop device-specific, native applications.
  • Integrate database and server-side technologies to provide complete mobile development solutions.
  • Build, test, and deploy secure mobile solutions using appropriate network technologies.
  • Collaborate in a team-based, mobile development project.
  • Identify and apply discipline-specific practices that contribute to the local and global community through social responsibility, economic commitment and environmental stewardship.
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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters

Professional Diploma in Web development

Web development is building websites and web applications like Facebook, Twitter, or internal web portals within businesses.

 Today, we use websites for everything, from learning programming to searching for recipes.

The course is designed specifically to make a person perfect in web development, developing website for your private business, or your clients.

Career Prospects

Web developers work independently as freelancers or with company teams to create websites.

Depending on the job, these professionals may focus on front-end development, which involves designing sites and producing content, or back-end development, which involves writing code to make website features work. Web developers may also become webmasters for a site, providing maintenance, updates, and troubleshooting when needed.

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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters

Professional Diploma in Network Security

Our Professional Diploma in Network Security is designed to help you understand from the basics of networking and then the core security problem faced by industry experts while working as a network security professional. 

Network security process of protection of the access to files and directories in a computer network. Against hacking, misuse, and unauthorized changes to the system. You will learn by P.D in network security is the process about used to protection of the access to files. It is directories in a computer network against hacking, misuse, and unauthorized changes to the system. Join us for the course and after that, you can build your career in this domain.

Career Prospects

Securing a network requires a complex combination of hardware devices, such as routers, firewalls, and anti-malware software applications. Grow your knowledge in this field by the course.

 

After successful completion of this program, you can apply job as:

  • Network Security Engineer
  • Security Analyst
  • Security Engineer
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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters

Professional Diploma in Journalism and Broadcasting

Good journalism begins with understanding the history, principles, law and ethics of journalism. The 12 months Diploma in Broadcast Journalism is designed to provide you with the skills needed to navigate and succeed in this rapidly changing industry. By going from the classroom to the newsroom, you come to understand the multilayered and fast-paced journalism industry, which focuses on interesting people, places and things.

From covering breaking news to exploring human interest stories, as a journalist you will be trained to report events, interview newsmakers and examine the issues of national interest. With decades of journalistic experience themselves, our staff teach all these techniques to perfection.

With a combination of theoretical as well as related practical classes, students also acquire essential research, writing, and critical reasoning skills while developing conceptual foundations for creative inquiry. The practical sessions are also arranged in an atelier fashion where each student is trained and taught by industry professionals and craftspeople engaged in practice. Students become well-versed with a variety of different skill-sets and are free to draw from any of the different streams of media concentrations on offer.

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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters

Professional Diploma in Disaster Management and Emergency Planning

Professional Diploma in Disaster Management and Emergency Planning is intended to offer aspiring disaster management students or those who may have future disaster management responsibilities, training in a universal approach towards disaster management to empower them to manage all kinds of disaster implementing proactive disaster management  strategies in terms of relevant legislation, policies and directives, and effectively co-ordinate relief and recovery programs. Students will have an understanding of the principles and practices of disaster management. 

Graduates for this course will able to identify risk and disaster assessment, preparedness and responses, disaster management and analyzing levels of famine & droughts, displaced people in civil conflicts and disaster logistics.

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Duration

1 years

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Trimester

3 Semesters