A diploma holder is an agribusiness entrepreneur like the certificate holder
but capable of starting not just a micro but also a small and medium scale agribusiness and/or
becoming agribusiness advisor with advanced value chain expertise with more
intellectual and managerial skills.
In an agribusiness organization, the diploma holder should be able to work
as a first-line manager serving as a supervisor or retail manager, or in
other capacities that involve the day to day business operations.
Candidates should have passed a certificate course in General Agriculture
(CGA NTA Level 5) from any Agriculture Training Institute recognized and
registered by NACTE. A candidate should have passed at least four passes
out of which two passes must be of science subjects (Mathematics, Physics,
Chemistry, Biology Geography and Agriculture). Form Six leavers should have
one Principa passl and one subscidiary pass in Science subjects. It is a two
year Diploma course for Form six leavers.