Kenya Institute of Professional Studies Studies

Kenya Institute of Professional Studies our Vision and Mission statements, you will be privileged to go through and see our wide range of courses and of other value-addition services we render to our students.

Our products range is carefully selected to cater for the young people who aspire to be technicians and technologists particularly in technical areas of various sector of our economy. This technical area is very critical for our economy and the country in general because the skills developed in this area are what the country will require to industrialize by year 2030.

KIPS College has invested heavily in the infrastructure required in these technical courses to enable the students learn hands-on skills as well as create room for personal development and innovation at their levels.

Inside the KIPS College website You will be taken through a tour of our engineering workshops, medical laboratory labs as well as our hairdressing and beauty facilities that enable our students cut an edge for themselves in the labour market.

Our well stocked library as well as ICT computer labs, Food production and service facilities and Mass communication studios speak for themselves and are always exciting when our students get to use them.

Besides teaching and demonstration facilities, we expose our students to the industry through industrial visits as well as organize career development and mentorship programmes within the College to enable them get a feeling of how it feels to work in the industry.

Part of our vision is to make tertiary education accessible to every citizen in order to have an empowered nation. That is why KIPS College fee is set to very affordable levels that are within reach by most people within the country.

As you go through this KIPS College website, please be encouraged to visit our facilities and plan to join the career path to your success. We are always humbled by you giving us an opportunity to serve you and transform you to be a better, more productive and resourceful person to this nation.

Kenya Institute of Professional Studies
Kenya Institute of Professional Studies

Kenya Institute of Professional Studies Courses Offered

School Of Business

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.

Courses Include;

Artisan in Salesmanship
Artisan in Store Keeping
Craft Cert in Secretarial Studies mod I-II
Cert in Business Management mod I-II
Cert in Banking & Finance
Cert. in Supply Chain Management mod I-II
Cert. in Information Studies mod I-II
Cert in Human Resource Management mod I-II
Cert in Sales & Marketing mod I-II
Dip in Shipping & Logistics level IV-VI
Dip in Customer Service
Dip in Human Resource Development
Dip in Purchasing & Supply
Dip in Accounting & Finance
Dip in Business Studies
Dip in Marketing, advertising & PR
Dip in Office Management
Dip in Sales Management & Marketing
Dip in Business Management mod I-III
Dip in Human Resource Management mod I-III
Dip in Sales & Marketing mod I-III
Dip. in Information Studies
Dip in Supply Chain Management mod I-III
Dip in Banking & Finance
Dip in Secretarial Management Mod I-III
Dip in Procurement & Supply Management
Higher Dip in Secretarial Management
Adv Dip in Reception & Front office service
Adv Dip in Business studies
Higher Dip in Human Resource Management
Single Sub Dip in Leadership studies
Single Sub Dip in Operation chain Management
Single Sub Dip in Project Management
Single Sub Dip in Logistics & Supply Chain Management
Single Sub Dip in Stores Mgt & stock control
CPA I (sec I & II)

School of Development Studies

Cert in Project Management mod. I-II
Cert in Early Childhood Dev.Education (E.C.D.E)
Dip in Community Devt. & Social work mod. I-III
Dip in Project Management mod. I-III
Dip in Early Childhood Dev.Education (E.C.D.E)
Dip in Security Management
Adv Dip in Project Management
Cert in Social Development studies

School of Health Sciences

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.

Courses Offered;

Cert in Science Laboratory Technology
Cert in Food Science Technology
Cert in Human Nutrition and Dietetics
Dip in Food Science Technology
Dip in Human Nutrition and Dietetics Mod. I-III
Dip in Community Health & Development
Dip in Public Health

School Of Engineering

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.

Courses Offered;

Artisan in Electrical & Electronics Eng
Motor Vehicle Mechanics (Grade I-III)
Motor Vehicle Mechanics (Grade I-III)
Motor Vehicle Electrician(Grade I-III)
Electrical Wireman-Grade I-III
Cert in Electrical& Electronics Eng(Power Opt) Mod I-II
Cert in Automotive Engineering Mod I-II
Cert in Building Technology(plumbing)
Cert in Masonry Mod I-II KNEC
Dip in Architecture Mod I-III KNEC
Dip in Building Technology Mod I-III KNEC
Dip in Civil Engineering Mod I-III KNEC
Dip in Quantity Surveying Mod I-III KNEC
Dip in Electrical & Electronic Eng(Level 2,3,4,5)
Dip in Automotive Engineering Mod I-III KNEC
Dip in Electrical and Electronics Eng(Power Opt) Mod I-III
Dip in Refrigeration & Air Conditioning
Adv Dip in Electrical & Electronic Eng

School Of ICT

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.

General Objectives

  • During the course the trainee shall be exposed to the following core areas:
  • Computer maintenance and user support
  • Programming
  • Computer applications
  • Operating systems
  • Network and hardware support

Courses Offered;

Craft Cert in ICT
Dip in ICT Mod I-III
Dip in Computer software Engineering
Adv Dip in Computer software Eng.

School Of Journalism

Single sub Dip in Digital TV & Radio Journalism
Single sub Dip in Broadcast Journalism
Single sub Dip in Magazine Journalism
Single sub Dip in Sports Journalism
Dip in Journalism & Media studies

School of Hairdressing&Beauty

Cert in Barbering
Cert in Hairdressing
Cert in Beauty therapy
Dip in TOT(trainers of trainer)
Dip in Nail technology
Dip in Beauty therapy
Dip in Hairdressing
Dip in Barbering
Dip in Salon Management

School of Hospitality

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.

Courses Offered;

Artisan in Food & Beverage Production & Service
Cert in Pastry & Bakery
Cert in Food & Beverage Production mod I-II
Cert in Tour guiding & Travel operations
Cert in Tour guiding Operations
Dip in Hospitality Management
Dip in Cabin Crew
Dip in Travel & Tourism level I
Dip in Travel & Tourism level II
Dip in Airport Operations
Dip in Tourism & Business studies
Dip in Tourism Management
Dip in Tour guiding & Mgt mod I-III
Dip in Food & Beverage Production mod I-III
Dip in Food preparations & Culinary arts
Adv Dip in Hospitality Management


Kenya Institute of Professional Studies Contacts

Afya Campus: Afya Centre 11th Floor along Tom Mboya Street Nairobi
Travin Campus: Travin Building 2nd Floor along Mfangano street, Above Ukwala Supermarket
Khalsa Campus: Khalsa Centre along Racecourse road Opp. St Peter Claver’s catholic Church

Tel: 254725459796 | +254700257191

P. O. Box 11696-00400
Nairobi, Kenya

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