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Pioneer International University - PIU


About this center

Pioneer International University was established in September 2006 as a college, driven by the need to develop well-researched and market-oriented course programmes that shape the future of both the Kenyan and global economy. PIU received University accreditation by the Kenyan government in 2012. PIU's student-centered faculty and staff inspire academically qualified students from diverse backgrounds and all ages to benefit from rigorous higher education and professional development opportunities in the dynamic global environment. Deeply rooted in practical scholarship and principles of social justice expressed as ethical awareness, leadership development, economic progress, and civic engagement, PIU encourages community partnerships and is dedicated to educating socially responsible citizens for active and dedicated lives as high caliber and competent leaders in their respective professions and communities. 

PIU directs its diverse resources in advancement of knowledge through cutting-edge research and innovation, melding its rich experiences into a holistic educative process that expands horizons, produces leaders, nurtures creativity, and meets the needs and ambitions of a culturally and internationally diverse range of stakeholders. The institution provides a vibrant learning community, linking the academic and service resources through the effective use of personnel, facilities, and state-of-the-art technology. Over the years, PIU has earned international recognition for its distinctive global focus and its dynamic, highly innovative curricula in the business, electronic/engineering and medical fields.

We offer:

  • Highly qualified and dedicated lecturers.
  • Affordable fees, payable in installments.
  • Educational loans available from Higher Education Loans Board and in partnership with Equity Bank.
  • A well-equipped library, inclusive of digital/online resources.
  • State of the art computer labs and ICT facilities.
  • 24-hour fast Internet access, ideal for research work.
  • Hands-on research experience - student research emphasized from the very first year of the graduate program
  • Credit transfers/ exemptions given to diploma holders in relevant fields.
  • Flexible scheduling of courses - day, evening and weekend settings ensures opportunities for other activities are not lost.
  • Mentoring Matters - faculty are deeply committed to mentoring students.
  • Team building - all our students undertaking project work go for team building in designated areas. This provides an ‘outward bound’ experience in which students join together to face challenges as teams. 
  • Separate hostels for gentlemen and ladies.
  • Transport to and from students’ destinations available.
  • Walking distance from the Central Business District.
PIU continues attracting, developing, and retaining highly qualified creative and responsible lecturers and professionals from diverse backgrounds who will be charged with making a significant difference in the lives of their students and the community in which they live.

Details

University
Founded in 2006
7 Courses

Center Locations

Location NameAddress 1Address 2Post CodeCityProvinceCountry
Pioneer International University - PIUMuranga Road, NAIROBINairobiNairobiKenya

Courses List

Premium Course

This four year Bachelor of Science programme focuses specifically on Networking and Administration and is designed to provide learners with the technology skills needed to manage today's network-driven information infrastructure. Through theoretical learning and practical experience, this on-campus programme emphasizes virtualisation of computing resources and the application of information security principles to mitigate risks in the real world and in a variety of organisations. In virtually every organisation, system or network administrators are essential for the day-to-day operation and security of computer networks, creating a very high demand for professionals in this sect...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • KSh 74,000
  • Per Semester

Premium Course

The Bachelor of Commerce degree is a four year course offered at Pioneer International University.  The course is designed to prepares students to work in Financial management , Marketing, Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Human Resource, Strategic Management and other related field. It equips it's learners with necessary skills, ethical principles and general knowledge needed for decision-making in the ever-dynamic business environment. After successful completion of the course, the learner will be awarded a Bachelor of Commerce degree by 

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • KSh 70,000
  • Per Semester

Premium Course

This four year Bachelor of Arts in International Relations is a challenging, stimulating, and practical course that allows students to focus specifically on the area of foreign policy while training them in research, analytical and presentation/communication skills. This on-campus programme focuses very clearly on preparing participants for a successful career within public and private sectors, principally through its combined theoretical and practical approach, allowing them to develop essential diplomatic skills required within the contemporary and global workplace. The course offers students a heterogeneous approach in planning careers in International Business, Government Se...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • KSh 84,000
  • Per Semester

This three month Certificate in Maritime Transport and Logistics Management is designed to equip students with the relevant knowledge, skills, and attitudes that will enable them to perform managerial duties in the shipping business. To achieve this objective, this on-campus course takes learners through different and relevant units including entrepreneurship, communication skills, information communication technology, and more, to ensure they are job ready upon graduation. Are you passionate about shipping? Do you want to see and interact with new places, cultures, and people? The Maritime Industry offers graduates excellent career prospects, with commensurate salaries, job sta...

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

This eighteen month diploma has been designed to provider learners with an in-depth understanding of tourism management and introduces students to the managerial processes involved in travel business operations and destination management. Using a combination of theoretical learning and practical experience, this on-campus course will equip participants with the skills and knowledge they need to become outstanding professionals in the travel and tourism industry. A Diploma in Tourism Management offers vocational training and helps you develop strong business management and communication skills, broadening your career prospects. If you're looking for great opportunities to travel,...

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

This eighteen month Diploma in Business Management is designed to give learners the opportunity to develop an in-depth understanding of key business disciplines including Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Human Resource Management, and Management Science, enabling them to relate to different functional areas within organisations and appreciate the need for harmonising the activities of various departments. This on-campus course in business management is designed to equip participants with the managerial knowledge and skills required to respond adequately to the ever-changing demand patterns in the contemporary market. Today, business managers are a crucial aspect to the success of...

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

This three month Certificate in Petroleum and Gas Management aims to equip participants with the skills required to support a range of management/professional careers in the petroleum industry and is designed to develop the learner's conceptual and empirical knowledge and understanding of the business development process in the oil and gas industry. This on-campus course adopts a multidisciplinary approach, and takes students through relevant topics including contracts and economics, project management, renewable energy, and risk management. The oil and gas industry impacts organisations, individuals, and societies worldwide, and is growing exponentially, providing graduates wit...

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application