Kinangop Technical Training Institute: Location, Contacts, Courses and Admission Letters

Launched in 2018, Kinangop Technical Training Institute( Officially Kinangop Technical Training and Vocational college ) has captured the imagination of Form 4 leavers thanks to its mammoth investment in learning facilities.

Indeed, like its public TVET peers in other constituencies, Kinangop Technical Institute boosts top-notch machinery and training infrastructure meaning enrolled students are assured of quality education in their areas of interest.

The college neighbors Kipipiri Technical Training and Vocational college plus the renowned Nyandarua Technical Training Institute to the south.

Let me take you through a comprehensive tour of this educational gem:

Kinangop Technical Training Institute Location

Kinangop Technical Training Institute is in South Kinangop region, Githabai ward. You can alight at Githioro shopping center on the Flyover-Kinangop road.

The college facility is visible even while one is standing on the tarmac. If coming from Nairobi, board Tulaga buses/Nissan matatus at Khorja stage.

On the other hand, those coming from Nyahuru can board Satima Sacco matatus at Nyahururu main stage.

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Kinangop Technical Training Institute Contacts

Postal address: P.O Box 267, South Kinangop 20319


Mobile number: 0721 753 038

Kinangop Technical Training Institute Courses

You can register for any of the following active courses:

Name Entry requirement Duration
Mechanical engineering department
Diploma in mechanical engineering- Production option Modules I ,II,III KCSE C- 1 year/mod.
Craft certificate in mechanical engineering- Production option Modules I ,II KCSE D plain 1 year/mod.
Artisan certificate in mechanical engineering-Modules I ,II KCSE D minus 2 years
Information & Communication Technology Department
Diploma in ICT, Modules I ,II,III KCSE C- 1 year/mod.
Craft certificate in ICT Modules I ,II KCSE D plain 1 year/mod.
Department of Business Studies
Diploma in Business management- Modules I ,II,III KCSE C- 1 year/mod.
Diploma in supply chain management – Modules I ,II,III KCSE C- 1 year/mod.
Certificate in Business management- – Modules I ,II KCSE D plain 1 year/mod.
Accounting Technician Diploma(ATD)-Levels  I ,II,III KCSE C Minus 6 months /mod.
Building & Civil Engineering Department
Diploma in Building Technology- Modules I ,II,III KCSE C- 1 year/mod.
Certificate in food and beverage KCSE D plain 1 year/mod.
Certificate in fashion and design- dress making KCSE D plain 1 year/mod.

Short courses

  1. Certificate in Computer applications.
  2. Driving course- B1 & C1
  3. Community development.
  4. County governance.

Kinangop Technical College Intakes

You can join most of the courses either during the January and September intakes each year. A few programmes (mainly ICT & business) also have May intakes.

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How to apply

You can either apply to join Kinangop technical via KUCCPS (when the portal is opened) or by visiting the college.

You can also send your application to the institution through the postal address listed above.

Ensure you carry/attach the following documents when applying:

  • KCSE result slip.
  • School leaving certificate.
  • National ID card.
  • Birth certificate.
  • Other relevant academic papers.

Kinangop Technical Training Institute Admission letter

The admission letters are collected from the technical college or through post office- if you had applied through this method.

You can always call the office to inquire about the progress of your admission letter(use the telephone number above).

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Kinangop Technical Training Institute Fees Structure

Tuition fees is about shs.26,000 per year. Other fees are as follows:

  • KNEC Examination fees: These range between shs. 7500 to shs.13500 depending with the course.
  • Accommodation and food: Students should have sufficient cash to cater for the living expenses.

Fees Aid

Deserving students are assisted to apply for HELB loans. In addition, the government sponsors about shs.30000 per student per year in form of the government capitation for students in public technical colleges.

Besides, the college accepts bursary cheques from CDF and other initiatives including from various county governments.

Kinangop Technical Training Institute Hostels

The institution doesn’t have its own facilities yet. Luckily, there are plenty of hostel facilities scattered around the college neighborhood.

Most of these privately owned student accommodation centers are quite affordable and have all the essentials (clean water and electricity).

Some are also conveniently located, just a few hundred meters from the college.

Final thoughts

Thanks to its unparalleled training infrastructure, Kinangop technical training institute is well equipped to impart in-demand technical skills and competencies in various disciplines to aspiring trainees.

They admit students seeking to further their know-how in technical education in January, May, and September.

You can either apply directly by visiting them, via post office, or through the KUCCPS student portal.

Feel free to direct any enquiries to the telephone number 0721 753 038.








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  1. this will help nature the long dead talents and abilities down there in kinangop

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