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Kenya Institute of Professional Studies - KIPS


About this center


The Kenya Institute of Professional Studies (KIPS), in partnership with Moi University, was established to provide high quality professional training in a wide range of subjects ranging from business and ICT to hospitality, journalism, and beauty therapy. The college caters to young people who aspire to be technicians and technologists in various sectors of the Kenyan economy and offers an comprehensive and unique learning experience through teaching and demonstrations, as well as industrial visits and mentorship programmes to serve and transform students into more productive and resourceful citizens of this nation. 

AT KIPS, students will have the chance to work closely with highly-trained and experienced lecturers, supervisors, and researchers, who are passionate and committed to shape learners into well-rounded and confident professionals in their chosen field of study. Besides the institution's endeavour to provide quality education, we also ensure our students are inculcated with certain core ethical values, grooming them to be responsible, moral, competent, and positive-minded individuals. To this end, all learners will be encouraged to develop a spirit of enquiry, integrity, motivation, and commitment so that they can emerge victorious in the face of any challenges, work pressures, or adversities. 

We offer: 

  • Well-Stocked Library 
  • ICT Computer Laboratories 
  • Mass Communication Studios 
  • Industrial attachments and Mentorship Programmes 
  • State-of-the-art Food Production and Service Facilities 
  • Affordable fees to ensure KIPS' vision of making tertiary education accessible to every citizen and creating an empowered nation 

Motivated by our vision, mission, and core values, KIPS always strives to provide value-based education to students by incorporating innovative standards in teaching, with the main objective of meeting the changing requirements of society to produce productive members of society who are job-ready upon graduation. 

Details

Superior School
104 Courses

Center Locations

Location NameAddress 1Address 2Post CodeCityProvinceCountry
Kenya Institute of Professional StudiesAfya Centre, 11th Floor. Tom Mboya Street NairobiTravin Building 2nd Floor along Mfangano street, Above Ukwala SupermarketNairobiNairobiKenya

Courses List

This three-module Diploma is taken over the course of twenty seven months (9 months per module), and is designed to prepare trainees to be able to work safely, accurately, and efficiently in the field of electronics. Students will be introduced to basic electrical and electronic engineering principles, with hands-on experiences to emphasise on areas such as control systems, electrical machines and electric power systems, electronic circuit analysis, as well as telecommunications. Electrical engineers use mathematics and physics principles to design, develop, and assess electronic equipment and systems. You'll have the opportunity to work with a range of technologies, including h...

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 27 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

Courses in the school of business are designed to expose our students to many functions of modern business. The course shows the student how these functions exist in a changing society and the type of decisions which must be made within that environment. It is designed to expose the student to the multitude of career fields in the areas of business. The importance of business in the modern society is also stressed throughout the course.

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

Courses in the school of business are designed to expose our students to many functions of modern business. The course shows the student how these functions exist in a changing society and the type of decisions which must be made within that environment. It is designed to expose the student to the multitude of career fields in the areas of business. The importance of business in the modern society is also stressed throughout the course.

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

This comprehensive, sixteen month diploma introduces learners to the fundamentals of journalism and media studies, as well as the contemporary social and cultural context within which Kenyan journalists work. By taking a multidisciplinary approach, this on-campus course combines theory and practical work with the aim of producing creative, innovative, and passionate graduates who possess the skills required to provide solutions to the pertinent issues affecting our society. Whether you are looking to work as part of a news publication team, or as a freelance writer, there are many opportunities you can take advantage of as a journalist, such as insider-access to special events, ...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

The Hospitality and Tourism Service Department offers a rigorous hospitality courses which allow students to obtain a broad and deep knowledge in regards hospitality thereby preparing them to success in the Hospitality Industry. Furthermore, students can concentrate on a specific field within the industry such Food & Beverage, Tourism Management and therefore are continually exposed to experiential learning opportunities through classes, practical workshops, field trips, and student club activities.At the end our program, the students are prepared and excited to be the leaders and contributors to industry and society.

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

The Hospitality and Tourism Service Department offers a rigorous hospitality courses which allow students to obtain a broad and deep knowledge in regards hospitality thereby preparing them to success in the Hospitality Industry. Furthermore, students can concentrate on a specific field within the industry such Food & Beverage, Tourism Management and therefore are continually exposed to experiential learning opportunities through classes, practical workshops, field trips, and student club activities.At the end our program, the students are prepared and excited to be the leaders and contributors to industry and society.

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

All courses in the Engineering Department follow the modular program in which there is a good blending between theory and practice. These courses are examined by the Kenya National Examinations Council. The department recognizes the importance of training students in practical skills for them to acquire functional competence in their areas of specialization. With highly qualified and committed lecturers this departments standards are always on the rise. The department trains students at artisan, certificate and diploma level as shown below.

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

This six month Certificate in Tour Guiding Operations aims to equip learners with a strong foundation in all aspects of the travel and tourism sector. The integrated approach of this on-campus programme has been designed to combine both practical and theory work to give students the knowledge and practical skills they need to maximise their career opportunities in this rapidly expanding, exciting, and diverse industry. Tourism is a major force in the Kenyan economy, and globally, and the need for qualified tour guide operators is always growing. If you're a sociable, friendly, and outgoing person who is also interested in nature, history, and the arts, then this uniquely structu...

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

This comprehensive two-module Certification in Food Production is taken over the course of 12 months and is aimed at students who are interested in developing their skills in the Food and Beverage (F&B) industry. Combining both theory and practical work, this on-campus programme is designed to prepare learners with the skills needed to manage production, costs, and sanitation standards, and to meet the nutrition requirements associated with operating a restaurant or catering service. With both Kenyan and global tourism booming, the Food and Beverage industry is set to grow, creating a high demand for professional individuals who are skilled in food production, resulting in a wid...

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

All courses in the Engineering Department follow the modular program in which there is a good blending between theory and practice. These courses are examined by the Kenya National Examinations Council. The department recognizes the importance of training students in practical skills for them to acquire functional competence in their areas of specialization. With highly qualified and committed lecturers this departments standards are always on the rise. The department trains students at artisan, certificate and diploma level as shown below.

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

The Hospitality and Tourism Service Department offers a rigorous hospitality courses which allow students to obtain a broad and deep knowledge in regards hospitality thereby preparing them to success in the Hospitality Industry. Furthermore, students can concentrate on a specific field within the industry such Food & Beverage, Tourism Management and therefore are continually exposed to experiential learning opportunities through classes, practical workshops, field trips, and student club activities.At the end our program, the students are prepared and excited to be the leaders and contributors to industry and society.

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

The department of Health and Applied Sciences brings together experts from Health Professions, Biological, Medical laboratory & Health and Social Sciences.The department has a very committed, qualified and experienced teaching team which has made the new department the fastest growing in admissions at Kenya Institute of professional studies.This department deals with courses in Medical and Applied sciences field. Some of the major courses offered in this department include Diploma.

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 36 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

Courses in the school of business are designed to expose our students to many functions of modern business. The course shows the student how these functions exist in a changing society and the type of decisions which must be made within that environment. It is designed to expose the student to the multitude of career fields in the areas of business. The importance of business in the modern society is also stressed throughout the course.

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 5 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

All courses in the Engineering Department follow the modular program in which there is a good blending between theory and practice. These courses are examined by the Kenya National Examinations Council. The department recognizes the importance of training students in practical skills for them to acquire functional competence in their areas of specialization. With highly qualified and committed lecturers this departments standards are always on the rise. The department trains students at artisan, certificate and diploma level as shown below.

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

The Hospitality and Tourism Service Department offers a rigorous hospitality courses which allow students to obtain a broad and deep knowledge in regards hospitality thereby preparing them to success in the Hospitality Industry. Furthermore, students can concentrate on a specific field within the industry such Food & Beverage, Tourism Management and therefore are continually exposed to experiential learning opportunities through classes, practical workshops, field trips, and student club activities.At the end our program, the students are prepared and excited to be the leaders and contributors to industry and society.

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

The department of Health and Applied Sciences brings together experts from Health Professions, Biological, Medical laboratory & Health and Social Sciences.The department has a very committed, qualified and experienced teaching team which has made the new department the fastest growing in admissions at Kenya Institute of professional studies.This department deals with courses in Medical and Applied sciences field. Some of the major courses offered in this department include Diploma.

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

Courses in the school of business are designed to expose our students to many functions of modern business. The course shows the student how these functions exist in a changing society and the type of decisions which must be made within that environment. It is designed to expose the student to the multitude of career fields in the areas of business. The importance of business in the modern society is also stressed throughout the course.

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

The Hospitality and Tourism Service Department offers a rigorous hospitality courses which allow students to obtain a broad and deep knowledge in regards hospitality thereby preparing them to success in the Hospitality Industry. Furthermore, students can concentrate on a specific field within the industry such Food & Beverage, Tourism Management and therefore are continually exposed to experiential learning opportunities through classes, practical workshops, field trips, and student club activities.At the end our program, the students are prepared and excited to be the leaders and contributors to industry and society.

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

This two-module Certificate in Automotive Engineering is taken over the duration of eighteen months is designed to give students all the fundamental knowledge required to start work immediately upon graduation. This is achieved through a unique, multidisciplinary approach that combines theoretical learning with practical hands-on tasks similar to the daily tasks undertaken in the industry. The on-campus programme will cover a range of topics including workplace policies, procedures, and the relevant regulations to work safely and effectively in an automotive workshop. Automotive engineers are responsible for the design, testing, and production of vehicles and is a well-suited ca...

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application