Institute For Open Learning (IOL) Admission Requirement

The Institute for Open Learning, Namibia’s leading Distance Education Institution, offers a wide range of NQA accredited qualifications within the following fields;

Education Qualifications

Diploma in Junior Primary Education

Diploma in Education: Secondary

Diploma in Education (Post Graduate)

Bachelor of Education Honours

Bachelor of Education Senior Primary

Policing Qualificatio


IOL in collaboration with the International University of Management (IUM) presents;

Qualifications include, Certificates, Higher Certificates, Higher Diplomas and Bachelors Honours Degree Qualifications in the following fields;

  • Business Administration
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Business Information Systems
  • Small Business Management
  • Finance Management
  • Travel, Tourism and Hospitality
  • HIV / AIDS Management


The International Computer Driving License (ICDL) program is a practical, flexible and cost affective way of learning, testifying and certifying basic computer skills.widely recognized as the International benchmark for core computer skill qualification, the acceptance of the ICDL continues to grow strongly. In Namibia the ICDL is supported by a growing number of Government Agencies, Education Institutions and leading organizations.The ICDL qualification consists of the following modules;

  • Computer Essentials
  • Online Essentials
  • Word Processing
  • Spreadsheets
  • Data Bases
  • Presentations
  • Web Editing

Information and Communications Technology (ICT);

  • Microsoft Electronic Training (MET)
  • Graphic Design and Web Development
  • CompTIA A+
  • Network and Computer Systems Administrator (N+)