Courses

Diploma

Course (Department)Entry RequirementsIntakeDurationExam Body
Course (Department)Entry RequirementsIntakeDurationExam Body
Higher Diploma in Electrical Engineering
(Electrical & Electronics Engineering)
Diploma or Degree from a recognized InstitutionSeptember7 TermsKNEC
Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Eng. (Power Option)
(Electrical & Electronics Engineering)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Eng. (Telecommunications Option)
(Electrical & Electronics Engineering)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Igher Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
(Mechanical Engineering)
Diploma or Degree from a recognized InstitutionSeptember7 TermsKNEC
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Production Option)
(Mechanical Engineering)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Plant Option)
(Mechanical Engineering)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Higher Diploma in Building & Civil Engineering
(Building & Civil Engineering)
Diploma or Degree from a recognized InstitutionSeptember7 TermsKNEC
Diploma in Building Technology
(Building & Civil Engineering)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Civil Engineering
(Building & Civil Engineering)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Quantity Surveying
(Building & Civil Engineering)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary3 YearsKNEC
Higher Diploma in Applied Biology
(Applied Sciences)
Diploma or Degree from a recognized InstitutionMay5 TermsKNEC
Higher Diploma in Analytical Chemistry
(Applied Sciences)
Diploma or Degree from a recognized InstitutionMay5 TermsKNEC
Diploma in Applied Biology
(Applied Sciences)
Mean grade C- (minus) preferably with C- (minus) in Biology/Biological sciences.May8 TermsKNEC
Diploma in Analytical Chemistry
(Applied Sciences)
Mean Grade C- (minus) preferably with C- (Minus) in Chemistry/Physical Sciences.May8 TermsKNEC
Diploma in Food Technology
(Applied Sciences)
Mean grade C- (minus) preferably with C- (minus) in Chemistry and BiologyMay8 TermsKNEC
Higher Diploma in Automotive Engineering
(Automotive Engineering)
Diploma or Degree from a recognized InstitutionSeptember7 TermsKNEC
Diploma in Automotive Engineering
(Automotive Engineering)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Construction Plant Engineering
(Automotive Engineering)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Tourism Management
(Hospitality & Tourism Management)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Food & Beverage Management
(Hospitality & Tourism Management)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Catering & Accommodation Management
(Hospitality & Tourism Management)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Information Communications Technology
(Computer Science & Networking)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & May3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in ICT
(Computer Science & Networking)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & July6 months/SectionKASNEB
Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology
(Health Sciences)
Mean grade C (Plain) with C (Plain) in Mathematics/Physics, English/Kiswahili, Chemistry and Biological Sciences.January & May9 TermsKNEC
Diploma in Fashion Design & Clothing Tech.
(Fashion Design & Beauty Therapy)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & May3 ModulesKNEC
Higher Diploma in Business Management
(Business Department)
Diploma or Degree from a recognized InstitutionJanuary6 TermsKNEC
Higher Diploma in Secretarial Management
(Business Department)
Diploma or Degree from a recognized InstitutionJanuary6 TermsKNEC
Higher Diploma in Entrepreneurship
(Business Department)
Diploma or Degree from a recognized InstitutionJanuary6 TermsKNEC
Diploma in Business Management
(Business Department)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & May3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Sales and Marketing
(Business Department)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & May3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Supplies Chain Management
(Business Department)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & May3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Human Resource Management
(Business Department)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & May3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Co-Operative Management
(Business Department)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & May3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Accountancy
(Business Department)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateMay8TermsKNEC
Diploma in Project Management
(Business Department)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & May3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Secretarial Studies
(Business Department)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September3 ModulesKNEC
Diploma in Library & Information Studies
(Liberal Studies)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & September7 TermsKNEC
Diploma in Community Dev. & Social Work
(Liberal Studies)
Mean grade C-(minus) or Craft CertificateJanuary & July3 ModulesKNEC

Certificates/Craft

Course (Department)Entry RequirementsIntakeDurationExam Body
Course (Department)Entry RequirementsIntakeDurationExam Body
Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Power Option)
(Electrical & Electronics Engineering)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Mechanical Engineering
(Mechanical Engineering)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Welding and Fabrication
(Mechanical Engineering)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Building Technology
(Building & Civil Engineering)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Civil Engineering
(Building & Civil Engineering)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Motor Vehicle Mechanics
(Automotive Engineering)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Construction Plant Mechanics
(Automotive Engineering)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Artisan in Motor Vehicle Mechanics
(Automotive Engineering)
KCSE D PlainJanuary2 YearsKNEC
Certificate in Science Lab. Technician
(Applied Sciences)
KCSE D PlainMay8 TermsKNEC
Certificate in Food & Beverage Production & Service
(Hospitality & Tourism)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Catering and Accomodation
(Hospitality & Tourism)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Artisan in Food & Beverage
(Hospitality & Tourism)
KCSE D PlainJanuary2 YearsKNEC
Certificate in Information Communication Technology
(Computer Science & Networking)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & May2 ModulesKNEC
Certified Information Communication Technologist
(Computer Science & Networking)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & July6 Months/ SectionKASNEB
Certificate in Fashion Design & Clothing Tech.
(Fashion Design & Beauty Therapy)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Secretarial Studies
(Business Department)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Sales and Marketing
(Business Department)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & May2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Business Management
(Business Department)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & May2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate Supply Chain Management
(Business Department)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & May2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate Co-Operative Management
(Business Department)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & May2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate Human Resource Management
(Business Department)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & May2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Library & Information Studies
(Liberal Studies)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & May2 ModulesKNEC
Certificate in Community Development & Social Work
(Liberal Studies)
KCSE D PlainJanuary & September6 TermsKNEC

Short Term Courses

CourseDepartmentRequirementsDuration
CourseDepartmentRequirementsDuration
Motor Vehicle Mech/Electrician (Grade III, II, I)
(NITA)
Automotive EngineeringNone6 Months
Panel Beating (Grade III, II, I)
(NITA)
Automotive EngineeringNone6 Months
Spray Painting (Grade III,II,I)
(NITA)
Automotive EngineeringNone6 Months
Secretarial Single & Group (TVET)
(KNEC)
Business DepartmentPass in Relevant Certificates6 Months
Accounting Technician Diploma(Be Registered With KASNEB)
(KASNEB)
Business DepartmentKCSE C-5 Months
CPA Part I - III(Be Registered With KASNEB)
(KASNEB)
Business DepartmentATC Final OR C+ With C+ Eng & Maths5 Months
Cooperative Societies Extension Education
Business DepartmentNone
Solar Power Installation Technician T1 & T2
(KEREA)
Electrical & Electronics EngineeringNone
Electrical Wireman. Grade 3, 2, 1
(NITA)
Electrical & Electronics EngineeringNone8 Months
Electrical Fitter Grade 3, 2, 1
(NITA)
Electrical & Electronics EngineeringNone8 Months
Industrial Motor Rewinding
(The Nyeri National Polytechnic)
Electrical & Electronics EngineeringNone3 Weeks
Motor Starters Design & Fabrication
(The Nyeri National Polytechnic)
Electrical & Electronics EngineeringNone3 Weeks
Amplifier Design and Fabrication
(The Nyeri National Polytechnic)
Electrical & Electronics EngineeringNone3 Weeks
Electronics Repair
(The Nyeri National Polytechnic)
Electrical & Electronics EngineeringNone
ICDL(international Computer Driving Licence)
(ICDL Certificate)
Computer Science & NetworkingNone12 Weeks
Cisco IT Essentials
(Cisco)
Computer Science & NetworkingNone
Cisco CCNA 1, 2, 3, 4
(Cisco)
Computer Science & NetworkingNone
Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy
(NITA)
Fashion Design & Beauty TherapyNone2 Terms
Holiday Tuition: Mathematics ,Physics, Chemistry, Biology
Applied SciencesForm 1, 2, 3 & 4 Secondary school4 Weeks. (April, August or Dec)
Bridging Course in Mathematics ,Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English
(The Nyeri National Polytechnic)
Applied SciencesKCSE C & D in the subjects4 weeks