Become A Google Certified Professional and Expert in Digital Advertising

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@iLabAfrica Digital Advertising Centre is now accepting applications for the newly acclaimed Digital Advertising certification course in partnership with Google and Google Partner Agencies.

The Strathmore Digital Advertising Academy is a partnership between @iLabAfrica and Google to offer digital advertising training and certification using Google’s digital advertising technology and tools.

The aim of the Academy is to provide world-class training in Digital Advertising to enable local businesses, institutions, organizations, startups and Advertising agencies maximize their presence in the digital space.

The Academy will also see students from Strathmore University and interested professionals in the market acquire the necessary skills and competencies for digital advertising professionals, to meet the demand for qualified digital marketing personnel in Kenya and Africa at large.

Learners will be trained on how to use Google’s cutting-edge technologies for digital advertising and online marketing like Google AdWords, Google Analytics, Google Adwords API, and others.

Mode of Delivery

  1. Evening (3 evenings per week) classes
  2. Hands-on practical training on Google tools for Digital Advertising.

Who should attend?

4th year graduating students, marketing and sales professionals or individuals interested in developing digital advertising skills.


The certification is open to graduating 4th Year University students, or professionals who have attained a Bachelor’s degree in IT, Business or a related field and eager to diversify their professional experience.

A pre-qualification online entrance exam will be taken to ensure the right level of candidates participate.  Thereafter face-to-face interviews will be scheduled for successful participants.

Online Basics Entrance exam

Link to the Online Basics Exam preparation materials  Online Basics materials

Link to the Online Basics Exam Online Basics Exam


Start: 15th July 2014

Online Registration Link

Click here to register!


Students: KES. 20,000/-

Professionals and non-students: KES. 75,000/- NOTE: Offer for professionals! PAY by 15th July and save KES. 10,000/-

Why take the Courses at Strathmore?

  •  @iLabAfrica is a Google Partner and a Center of Excellence in Digital Advertising at Strathmore University.
  •  Our Digital Advertising Course is offered in collaboration with Google, the world leader in digital advertising.
  •  The Digital Advertising Faculty at @iLabAfrica is comprised of experts trained at Google HQ from Europe and Middle East in Dublin Ireland as well as guest trainers from Google.
  •  We offer hands-on training in Digital Advertising.


5 Weeks (3 hours per evening, total 45 hours)

Exam and Certification

Learners will be required to sit for the Adwords Fundamentals exam and at least one Advanced Adwords exam to become Google Certified Digital Advertising professionals.

Learners who sit for and pass the exam within two weeks of completing the course will be receive a Google Certificate and  @iLabAfrica Digital Advertising Academy course completion certificate.


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