Centre for Continuing Education & Lifelong Learning

The Aga Khan University’s Centre for Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning (CELL) in East Africa delivers programmes specifically designed to meet educational training needs across a range of subject areas. Through our programmes we support the development of professionals that work in education across the region, working towards raising quality by providing guidance and mentorship, transferring knowledge and skills, and developing expertise.
CELL delivers tailor-made and flexible Certificate in Education programmes and short courses and workshops. Through these courses IED meets educational needs across East Africa working extensively through the Ministry of Education in the various countries, District Education Officers, and with various development organisations that work in the region. All programmes are delivered to ensure that there is direct impact on the local communities themselves

The key programmes offered include​:

  • Certificate in Education programmes in a wide range of specialisations including: Educational Leadership & Management, Teaching & Learning, Science, Mathematics, English and Social Studies, Assessment, Early Childhood Education, Early Years’ Literacy and ICT in Education.

  • Short specialist courses and workshops for teachers and educational leaders, which are tailor-made to suit the organisations’ needs.

These programmes are suitable for a wide range of audiences, within the private and public sector, which include the following:

  • School principals and teachers

  • Local and National Government educational leaders

  • Early years’ trainers

  • Teacher educators

  • Examination Boards​

Contact Us

Centre for Continuing Education & Lifelong Learning
Institute for Educational Development
Salama House, Urambo Street
P.O. Box 125
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Phone: +255 22 2152293 & 2150051
Fax: +255 22 2150875
Email: ​cell@aku.edu​​