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ABOUT REGIONAL INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
Regional Institute of Business Management was established in 1999 and is situated on the 2nd Floor of Ufundi Co - Operative Plaza, Opposite Jevanjee Gardens, Moi Avenue in Nairobi – Kenya. RIBM is mostly a business school though there are medical, journalism, hospitality and Information and Communication Technology courses as well.
Regional Institute of Business Management is a registered training and examination center with the following examining Bodies: City & Guilds, ABMA, ABE, ICM, KNEC, K ASNEB, CIM, ACCA, ILEX, IMIS and Pitman. Being an examination center the institution attracts a mix of full-time and part-time students. As a result, the higher learning institution facilitates work and study programs for those students who are training for exams by external bodies.
Some of the institution’s programs are in conjunction with other Kenyan Universities: Kenyatta University (KU) and Maseno University. Most of the courses offered under these partnerships are Bachelors and Masters Programs. These include Maseno's Masters and Bachelors in Bachelors in Business Administration (BBA & MBA), Bachelors in Economics (BA Econ & MBA Econ). All Maseno courses come with an IT certification.
At the institution, students can access a myriad of courses such as: - Pharmacy Courses, Medical Laboratory Technician courses, Diploma in Sales and Marketing Management, I.C.M, Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CI.P.S.), Computer Packages, Diploma in Information Technology (KNEC), Certified Information Communication Technology (CICT - KNEC), Certificate in Information Technology. Internally taught and examined courses at RIBM are: - Certificate in Computer Engineering, Diploma in Information Technology and Diploma in Computer Engineering and Diploma in Information Technology.
Regional Institution of Business Management has an open admission policy and is open to all gender, nationalities and religious affiliations. It is a day school and students are not provided with accommodation and also individually arrange their own transportation. There isn’t an elaborate scholarship offering present, but students can speak with the institution to see what financial assistance can be arranged.
The institution has made it easy for students to apply to their institution by providing downloadable application forms online which can be easily filled and submitted at the institution. Application requirements are based on the set criteria of the respective courses.
The institution has a computer lab and a well-stocked library that are accessible to all registered students. The students are allowed to form clubs, societies and participate in sports and other co-curriculum activities. These associations are allowed to represent the institute but are minimally facilitated by the administration. Given the location of the School, most of the extra curriculum activities are off campus and focus is mostly on academics. Regional Institute of Business Management provides a library and computer lab for study and research and free WiFi. Though there exists some form of career direction development, internship and placement is mostly at the student’s own initiative.
REGIONAL INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT LOCATION
2nd Floor, Ufundi House, Moi Avenue
Box Nairobi Nairobi