Nairobi Technical Training Institute

Nairobi Technical Training Institute

Type of Institution: Public TVET

Background Information

Nairobi Technical Training Institute is a public tertiary institution under the Ministry of Education, State Department of Vocational and Technical Training. The Institute receives full support from the Government through grants, training equipment and personnel. Located along Mogira road, off Park road and Ring road Ngara, the institute offers diploma and certificate courses in part-time, fulltime and evening classes.

Admission Requirements

Nairobi Technical Training Institute offers diploma, certificate and artisan courses in various departments. The minimum entry points for each programme differ as shown below.

Diploma Courses require a minimum mean grade of C- or a craft certificate in the relevant field. Certificate Courses requires a minimum mean grade of D (plain) while artisan courses are open ended.

Courses Offered by Nairobi Technical Training Institute

Health and Applied Science Department

  • Diploma in Analytical Chemistry
  • Diploma in Applied Biology
  • Diploma in Food Technology
  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Diploma in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Diploma in Environmental Science
  • Certificate in Food Technology
  • Certificate in Science Laboratory Technology

Automotive Engineering Department

  • Diploma in Automotive Engineering (Modular)
  • Craft Certificate in Automotive Engineering (Modular)
  • Artisan Certificate in Motor Vehicle Mechanics

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department

  • Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Technology (Power option) Modular
  • Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Technology (Telecommunication Option) Modular
  • Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Technology (Telecommunication Option) Modular
  • Certificate in Electrical and Electronic Technology (Power option) Modular
  • Certificate in Electrical Installation
  • Certificate in Photo-Voltaic Solar

Mechanical and Chemical Engineering Department

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering-module programme
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering- Module I & II
  • Diploma in Chemical Engineering
  • Diploma in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
  • Diploma in Petroleum Engineering
  • Diploma in Engineering by City and Guilds
  • Craft in Mechanical Engineering
  • Certificate in Plumbing Grade 3
  • Certificate in Mechanical Fitting Grade 3
  • Short course on HC conversion by GIZ/MEWNR

Institutional Management Department

  • Diploma in Food and Beverage Management
  • Craft Certificate in Food and Beverage Production & Service
  • Artisan in Food and Beverage Production & Service

Business Studies Department

  • Diploma in Business Management
  • Certificate in Business Management
  • Diploma in Supply Chain Management
  • Certificate in Supply Chain Management
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Certificate in Human Resource Management
  • Diploma in Sales and Marketing
  • Certificate in Sales and Marketing

Information Communication Technology Department

  • Diploma in Information Communication Technology Module Based.
  • Certificate in Information Communication Technology Module Based.

Liberal Studies Department

  • Certificate in Social work and Community Development
  • Diploma in Social work and Community Development

Application Process

Visit the college website and navigate to the downloads section at then click NTTI application form at to download the application form. Send or hand deliver the duly filled form with the required documents to The Principal, Nairobi Technical Training Institute, P.O. Box 30039-00100, Nairobi.

Application can also be done through the KUCCPS website at via the students’ portal where an application window has been set. Log in using your KCSE index number as your username and KCPE index number as password. Select NTTI as your college of choice, choose the course you want to pursue and fill in the personal details on the application form.

Nairobi Technical Training Institute KUCCPS Admission Letters

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Student Portal

Nairobi Technical Training Institute has an off-campus and in-campus student portal. Click and select the portal to log into depending on your location. Click to access the off-campus portal and click to access the on-campus portal.

Fees Structure

Fees structure is indicated on the admission letter but for more information on this, please contact the institution.

Bank Account Details for Nairobi Technical Training Institute

Cooperative Bank: Stima Plaza A/C 01129070020700

National Bank: Harambee Avenue A/C 01241003414700

Contacts and Address

Physical Address: Nairobi Technical Training Institute is located along Mogira Road off Park Road and Ring Road Ngara, between Kariakor and Pangani Police Station.

Postal Address: P.O. Box 30039-00100 GPO, Nairobi-Kenya.

Tel: 6760482/ 6764863/09

Mobile: 0721233394/ 0208034403



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