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Kenya Institute of Management - KIM


About this center

The Kenya Institute of Management (KIM) is a membership based Management Development Organisation set up in 1954 with the aim of promoting excellence and integrity in management practice in Kenya and beyond. For over sixty years, KIM has established itself as a principle college in the country, specialising in offering tailored courses suited to the unique management skills needed in the Kenyan job market, including programmes in Business Management, Marketing Management, Human Resource Management and Project Management. The organisation's Training Services and School of Management were set up to address the growing need for continuous management development due to the rapid changes in local and international leadership trends, ensuring that thousands of graduates every year emerge competent and skilled in their preferred management careers in Kenya or abroad. 

KIM has twenty-two branches across Kenya including in Nairobi, Nakuru, Naivasha, Mombasa and Kisumu, all of which are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities to encourage and promote an environment that nurtures individual and institutional innovativeness and creativity, freshness of thought, as well as a spirit of exploration and discovery. Led by dynamic and knowledgeable teachers, the organisation's School of Management provides unique and comprehensive courses that are geared towards promoting excellence and integrity in the practice of management and leadership. 

We offer: 

  • A wide variety of management programmes, beginning at the bridging level and progressing to the Certificate and Diploma Level 
  • A well-stocked and reputable information resource centre with over 20,000 volumes distributed among the twenty KIM libraries across the country 
  • Quality and convenient online programmes 
  • State-of-the-art SME Solution Centre 
  • Comprehensive consultancy solutions to drive institutional excellence in organisations within the region 
  • Alumni membership which gives exclusive access to KIM resource centres countrywide as well as access to KIM online services and resources including e-journals, business websites and online databases.


Details

Training Center
Founded in 1954
16 Courses

Center Locations

Location NameAddress 1CityProvinceCountry
Kenya Institute Of Management - KIMLuther Plaza 2nd Floor Nyerere Road P. O. Box 43706 - 00100 NairobiNairobiNairobiKenya

Courses List

Established under Sec. 16 of the Human Resource Management Professionals Act, No. 52 of 2012, the Human Resource Management Professionals Examinations Board (HRMPEB) is mandated to prepare syllabuses for Human Resource Management Professionals Examinations; make rules with respect to the examinations; issue certificates to candidates who have satisfied examination requirements; and promote recognition of its examinations locally and internationally.In execution of its mandate, HRMPEB is offering examinations for the Certified Human Resource Management Professionals (CHRP) qualification to enhance the competency of HR professionals. The examinations are aimed at assessing the HR ...

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

This eighteen month Diploma in Human Resource Management (HRM) prepares candidates to become skilled HR practitioners, able to respond effectively to workforce dynamics in local and international organisations. It's designed to build the learners knowledge of business management, enhance their technical skills, and increase their capacity to provide seamless HR expertise in the modern business environment. HRM plays an important and strategic role in managing people and the workplace culture and environment. Individuals in this position will deal with issues related to compensation, performance management, as well as organisation development, safety and wellness. A career in thi...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 103,500
  • Total

This eighteen month KIM professional diploma is focused on preparing students to work within the purchasing departments of firms and public organisations. By combining theory with a practical orientation, key issues such as purchasing and e-purchasing, managing contracts, contract renewal, and contract termination will be examined. Companies are increasingly recognising that their performance is largely determined by the effectiveness and efficiency of their purchasing activities, as well as the operations of their suppliers. Consequently, purchasing and supply managers are assuming more important and strategic roles within businesses of all sizes, responsible for overseeing the...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 103,500
  • Total

The goal of this three month Certification in Environmental Impact Assessment aims to provide participants with full introductory understanding and knowledge on the concepts, principles, policies, procedures, and techniques of EIA. The main thrust of this short course is the training of interested professionals employed by private and public organisations that are active in environmental management including consultants, community workers, environmental specialists, decision/policy makers, architects, and local government employees. Given that modern societies have a faster, more widespread, and larger impact on the natural environment, EIA has become increasingly important with...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 44,500
  • Total

This three month course in Supervisory Skills Development provides professionals with the basic information needed to manage others and enhance their institutional effectiveness and performance. The intended audience for this programme are supervisors in charge of and accountable for sections and unit performance including Heads of Departments and team leaders. A supervisor plays an important role in any company as they are responsible for instructing, guiding, monitoring and observing the employees while they're performing jobs within the organisation. They are also in charge of communicating the complaints, grievances and suggestions of employees to management. This position c...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 15,000
  • Total

This three month certification in Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) is designed to equip participants with the necessary cutting-edge knowledge, skill, and attitude required to design, monitor and evaluate impactful projects. Taken either online or on-campus, this programme will cover the basics of program monitoring, evaluation, and reporting in programs. It will also define common terms and discuss why M&E is essential for program management. M&E is increasingly recognised as the cornerstone for effective program management and is critical for organisational stability, which is why there is an increasing need for suitably skilled M&E project managers in many different sectors an...

  • Course
  • Online and On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 62,000
  • Total

This comprehensive sixty hour Certification in Automation of Records and Information is designed to prepare learners to effectively contribute to the efficiency of any organisation's operations by providing systematic control of information resources. From managing electronic content to information sharing and ERM applications, this on-campus course will teach participants the industry standards and best practices of information and records management. Managing records and information is a pivotal part of running any organisation successfully and provides countless opportunities to improve business efficiency, which is why there is a growing need for skilled and qualified profes...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 60 hours
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 52,000
  • Total

This eighteen month diploma will equip learners with a professionally accredited qualification for employment in a variety of record keeping and information management roles within the local government, businesses of all kinds, and special repositories such as universities. Training is provided in areas such as information handling, data storage, retrieval and preservation, all within the context of new technologies. Archiving is vitally important for information management and gives organisations greater control over their information processes. It's also important for security reasons, especially today when cyber-attacks and data breaches are becoming more frequent. Careers in...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 103,500
  • Total

This eighteen month Diploma in Office Management is designed for students who wish to pursue management and administrative careers in business, government, or other such organisations. It equips learners with the necessary hands-on leadership skills required to efficiently organise, manage and administer the office and workplace environment. Topics covered include financial management, decision making, marketing, and executive communication. Office managers are a cornerstone of any organisation and are necessary for the smooth, efficient, and economic performance of office work. As a leader, they're also in charge of public relations and helping other departments achieve all the...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 103,500
  • Total

This eighteen month Diploma of Business Management is designed to equip learners with the hands-on management and leadership skills required in the workplace, enhancing the participant's academic qualifications and professional experience by covering topics such as project management principles, financial accounting, and foundations of corporate administration. Business managers are the cornerstone of any successful company because they're responsible for generating new revenue and helping businesses remain viable and profitable. This career position comes with high responsibility, a competitive salary, and unique rewards, leading to incredible job satisfaction. If you're intere...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 103,500
  • Total

This short, yet comprehensive, three-month Certification in Quality Management  (TQM) aims to set learners up to achieve success in a variety of different industries by providing the in-depth theoretical knowledge needed to plan and implement quality assurance measures in the workplace. This on-campus course will focus on subjects such as TQM, performance management, and quality improvement alongside relevant tools, techniques, models, and frameworks. In today's world, customer satisfaction and competitiveness are a function of quality levels and individuals with the capacity to successfully implement TQM are becoming indispensable assets to any organisation. If you're looking t...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 62,000
  • Total

This eighteen month diploma is designed to equip participants with the skills, techniques, and understanding required for successful project management careers in both the public and private sectors of the economy. Through a combination of theory and unique, hands-on learning experience, this programme allows learners to enhance their management skills and gain a professional edge in the job market. Project management (PM) is a growing field used increasingly by companies of all sizes, who are looking for professionals to plan, organise, secure, lead and manage resources and tasks in order to achieve specific business goals. This career path offers competitive pay, plenty of opp...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 103,500
  • Total

This intensive three month Certification in Entrepreneurship teaches participants essential skills and effective strategies for working in and managing innovative organisations - and for starting new ones. This programme covers the knowledge and skills surrounding the entrepreneurial process, including opportunity recognition, concept development, business plans, resource acquisition, and value creation. Entrepreneurship involves the ability to create and recognise compelling opportunities, assume risk, and attract the necessary resources to transform opportunities into value. While it's no doubt a challenging and difficult journey, becoming an entrepreneur has many benefits, pr...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 38,500
  • Total

This three month certification is designed to help professionals better manage the use and application of industry information within their organisations for enhanced institutional effectiveness and performance. The intended participants for this course are registry staff, librarians, management information system teams, strategic team leaders and Heads of Departments. Knowledge fuels any successful organisation and resides in the experience, insights, actions, and interactions of an organisation's people. Knowledge management (KM) is the process of ensuring that the best of what is known in the workplace is mobilised rapidly and survives employee turnover and organisational cha...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 2 more)
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 2 more)
  • KSh 62,000
  • Total

This diploma is designed to equip learners with the appropriate skills and knowledge essential for devising marketing techniques within a business environment. Over the course of eighteen months, students will develop the knowledge and necessary practical skills required to apply innovative ideas and strategies to sell products and services. Marketing Management is a field of management that specialises in selling products and services, increasing brand awareness, and maintaining a company's image. Individuals in this sector are highly sought after in the industry as their efforts directly affect profitability and market share. If you're looking for a career that is uniquely rew...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 103,500
  • Total

This three month certification is aimed at helping managers further develop their leadership and strategic management skills and to implement these models into their organisation's strategy. It's designed for professionals such as supervisors, managers, heads of departments, team leaders, business owners, as well as county managers and executives. Strategic management has become a necessity for organisations who are looking to develop and maintain a competitive advantage and involves the continuous planning, monitoring, analysis, and assessment of all that is necessary for a company to meet its goals and objectives. Individuals in this field can enjoy a great career growth, huge...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 38,500
  • Total

This diploma is designed to equip learners with the appropriate skills and knowledge essential for devising marketing techniques within a business environment. Over the course of eighteen months, students will develop the knowledge and necessary practical skills required to apply innovative ideas and strategies to sell products and services. Marketing Management is a field of management that specialises in selling products and services, increasing brand awareness, and maintaining a company's image. Individuals in this sector are highly sought after in the industry as their efforts directly affect profitability and market share. If you're looking for a career that is uniquely rew...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 103,500
  • Total

This three month certification is aimed at helping managers further develop their leadership and strategic management skills and to implement these models into their organisation's strategy. It's designed for professionals such as supervisors, managers, heads of departments, team leaders, business owners, as well as county managers and executives. Strategic management has become a necessity for organisations who are looking to develop and maintain a competitive advantage and involves the continuous planning, monitoring, analysis, and assessment of all that is necessary for a company to meet its goals and objectives. Individuals in this field can enjoy a great career growth, huge...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 38,500
  • Total

This eighteen month KIM professional diploma is focused on preparing students to work within the purchasing departments of firms and public organisations. By combining theory with a practical orientation, key issues such as purchasing and e-purchasing, managing contracts, contract renewal, and contract termination will be examined. Companies are increasingly recognising that their performance is largely determined by the effectiveness and efficiency of their purchasing activities, as well as the operations of their suppliers. Consequently, purchasing and supply managers are assuming more important and strategic roles within businesses of all sizes, responsible for overseeing the...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 103,500
  • Total

This eighteen month diploma will equip learners with a professionally accredited qualification for employment in a variety of record keeping and information management roles within the local government, businesses of all kinds, and special repositories such as universities. Training is provided in areas such as information handling, data storage, retrieval and preservation, all within the context of new technologies. Archiving is vitally important for information management and gives organisations greater control over their information processes. It's also important for security reasons, especially today when cyber-attacks and data breaches are becoming more frequent. Careers in...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: 01/01/2018 (and 3 more)
  • KSh 103,500
  • Total