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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

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: 3 months
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • 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.

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

This eighteen month diploma has been divided into three modules (6 months each) and aims to teach students the essential skills they require to be a highly regarded secretary or executive assistant, working under pressure and prioritising workloads, which allow executives and managers to work more efficiently. Taken on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Professional Studies, this KNEC programme utilises theoretical learning and practical experience to produce professionals who are central to the smooth running of any business, ensuring day-to-day activities happen in the most efficient manner. The role of the secretary has changed dramatically over the past few years and today, su...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • $ 500
  • Total

This six month certification teaches students the basics of storekeeping so that they will be eligible to work and contribute effectively to all industries. Taken on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Professional Studies, this innovative course will provide learners information on key aspects of store management such as stock keeping, inventory organisation, and how to train and supervisor control stores personnel. Storekeeping plays a strategic role in the supply chain of an organisation and the success of an enterprise can be greatly affected by the efficiency of its store operations; efficient store management can save money and help retain customers, which is why employers ar...

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

This twenty seven month course is split into three modules (9 months each) and is designed to prepare students with the skills and knowledge required to work in the automotive engineering industry and other related fields. Taken on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Professional Studies, and examined by KNEC, this programme combines comprehensive theoretical learning with crucial hands-on practical experience to produce graduates with the technical skills relevant to industry demands and for self-employment. The future is definitely exciting for Automotive Engineers, especially while industries are standing at the forefront of innovations such as hybrid or self-driving cars. If yo...

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

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • 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 start
  • 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 start
  • 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 start
  • 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 start
  • 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.

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

This comprehensive two-module certification 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 wide range of high pay...

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

The courses in this school are intended to equip the trainee with knowledge, skills, and attitudes which are responsive to the challenging needs in the computing industry. The courses will allow the trainee to work in a salaried or self employment. The courses include general units such as entrepreneurship, communication skills and life management skills which help the learner to gain general understanding of enterprise management and business communication techniques.

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

This eighteen month diploma consists of three modules (six months each) and is designed to prepare students to work within the supply and purchasing departments of firms and public organisations. Taken on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Professional Studies, this KNEC course combines key theoretical concepts with practical experience, and focuses on issues such as e-purchasing, managing contracts, contract renewal and termination. Today, organisations are increasingly recognising that their performance and success is largely determined by the effectiveness of their purchasing activities, as well as by the operations of their suppliers. As a result, professionals in this field a...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • $ 500
  • Total

This six month diploma has been designed to develop learners' knowledge, attitude, and skills required for a career as a professional hairdresser in the exciting, stimulating, and growing beauty industry. Through both practical and theory work, this on-campus programme will teach you everything you need to know to succeed in this profession, including advanced cutting, colouring techniques, long hair work, braiding, and extensions. Are you a creative person with a flair for working with your hands? Do you have an eye for style and a passion for fashion? Are you a social and friendly person who enjoys meeting and working with other people? If so, then hairdressing may be the perf...

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

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