MAY 2020 INTAKE FOR DIPLOMA, CERTIFICATE & PROFESSIONAL COURSES

Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (DeKUT) is a Chartered Public University that has two campuses: the Main Campus located within Nyeri County, 160 kilometers North of Nairobi City and Nairobi Campus located on the 2nd , 9th and 13th floor of Pension Towers, Loita street. We invite applications from suitably qualified applicants.

 

SCHOOLS: INSTITUTES:
i.School of Graduate Studies
ii.School of Business Management and Economics
iii. School of Engineering
iv.School of Health Sciences
v.School of Science
vi.School of Computer Science & Information Technology
i. Institute of Food Bioresources Technology
ii. Institute of Tourism and Hospitality Management
iii.Institute of Pedagogical and Academic Writing Skills (IPAWS)
iv.Institute of Geomatics, GIS & Remote Sensing (IGGReS)
v. Geothermal Energy Training and Research Institute (GeTRI)
vi. Institute of Technical and Professional Studies (ITPS)
vii.Institute of Criminology, Forensics and Security Studies (ICFoSS)

 

Diploma in Business  Administration

 

KCSE Aggregate Grade of C- (minus) with a C-(minus) in English or Kiswahili and  Mathematics.

 Full Time & Part   Time

 2 years

Diploma in Purchasing and  Supplies Management

KCSE Aggregate Grade of C- (minus) with a C-(minus) in English or Kiswahili and  Mathematics.

 Full Time & Part   Time

 2 years

Diploma in Security Management

KCSE Aggregate Grade of C- (minus) 

 Full Time & Part   Time

 2 years

Diploma in leather  Technology

KCSE Aggregate Grade of C-(minus)

 Full Time,    

 2 years

Diploma in Information  Technology

KCSE Aggregate Grade of  C (plain) with at least C- (minus) in English and   Mathematics or Division II in KCE with Credit Pass in Mathematics and English or   the equivalent.

OR

Those with a Credit Pass in Certificate in IT or its equivalent.

 Full Time &   Evening  

18 Months

 

Diploma in Sustainable  Tourism and Hospitality  Management

KCSE Aggregate Grade of C- with at least C- (minus) in English or Kiswahili or  equivalent or a holder of a Credit Pass in relevant certificate course.

 Full Time

 2 years

Diploma in Food Science and Technology

 KCSE Aggregate Grade of C- with at least C- (minus) in Mathematics, Biology/   Biological Sciences and Chemistry/Physical Science.

 OR 

 KCE Division III or equivalent with at least five Credit Passes, three of which must   be in either Physical Science/Chemistry, Biology/ Biological Sciences and   Mathematics and one in English.


 OR 

 KCSE/KCE. applicants or their equivalent who do not qualify in the above categories,   but have a Certificate in Food Science & Technology or related disciplines from   Institutions recognized by DeKUT  Senate.

 Full Time

 2 years , 6 Stages

Diploma in Coffee  Technology and Cupping

Certificate holders of Coffee Technology and Quality Management from recognized  institutions by DeKUT Senate.

 Full Time

 1 year

Diploma in Building  Technology

 

Diploma in Fashion Design  & Interior Decoration

 

Diploma in Electrical and  Electronics Engineering  (Power Option)

 

Diploma in Furniture  Technology and Interior  Design

 

Diploma in Welding, Metal  Work and Design

KCSE Aggregate Grade of C-(minus) with C-(minus) in Mathematics and English or   an equivalent qualification recognized by DeKUT Senate.

OR

KCSE aggregate grade of C- (minus) and Credit Pass in a relevant DeKUT Certificate   or an equivalent qualification recognized by DeKUT Senate.

 Full Time

 

 

 2 years

Certificate in Building  Technology

 

Certificate  in Fashion Design & Interior   Decoration

 

Certificate in Electrical and  Electronics Engineering  (Power Option)

 

Certificate in Furniture  Technology and Interior  Design

 

Certificate in Welding, Metal  Work and Design

KCSE Aggregate Grade of D+ (plus) or an equivalent qualification recognized by DeKUT Senate.

 Full Time

 1 years

Certificate in Institutional  Accommodation and Catering  Operations 

Be a holder of KCSE Certificate with a minimum aggregate of D+ or.

Have a KCSE minimum aggregate of D- and three years’ work experience in Hospitality  Operations or.

A certificate of experimental learning as per the National Qualification Framework  Authority   (NQFA).

Be a holder of any qualification accepted by the DeKUT Senate as equivalent to any   of  the above requirements.

 Full time

 1 year

Certificate in Coffee Technology and Quality  Management 

KCSE Aggregate Grade of C- (minus) with at least D (plain) in Biology/ Biological  Sciences, Chemistry/Physical Science, Mathematics.

OR

Applicants with D+ (plus) with relevant training or experience in the coffee industry   may be considered subject to approval by DeKUT Senate.

 

 Full Time

 6 months

Certificate in Information  Technology  KCSE Aggregate Grade  of D+ or Division III in KCE

 Full   Time/Evening

 3 months

CCNA I,II.III,IV  Proficiency in IT

 Evening

 2 months per   Level

PROFESSIONAL COURSES

KASNEB

Certificate in Accounting  and Management skills  (CAM)

KCSE Aggregate  Grade  of D+

 Full Time/   Evening

 6 months

ATD Level I (Intermediate)

KCSE Aggregate  Grade  of C-( minus)

 Full Time/   Evening

 6 months

ATD Level II

Pass in ATD I

 Full Time/   Evening

 6 months

ATD Level III (Final)

Pass in ATD II

 Full Time/   Evening

 6 months

CPA Sec. I

Pass in ATD Final OR

KCSE Aggregate grade of  C+( plus) with at least C+(plus) in both Mathematics and  English

 Full Time/   Evening

 6 months

CPA  Sec. II-VI

Pass in the previous section

 Full Time/   Evening

 6 months

KISM 

Certified Procurement and  Supply Professional of  Kenya (CPSP-K)

(a) Pass in APS (K),

OR

(b) Degree from a recognized university,

OR

(c) Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE), mean grade of C+

(plus) with minimum C+(plus) in English and in Mathematics,

 OR

(d) Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) with at least TWO

principle passes and credits in Mathematics and English at Kenya

Certificate of Education (KCE)

OR

Equivalent qualifications as determined by Kenya Institute of Supplies Management  (KISM).

 Full Time/   Evening

 

 6 months

Associate in Procurement  and Supply of Kenya (APS-K)

Aggregate Grade of C( Plain)

OR

Equivalent qualifications as determined by KISM

 Full Time/   Evening

 6 months

SIEMENS MECHATRONIC SYSTEMS CERTIFICATION PROGRAM (SMSCP)

Level 1

Diploma in Electrical, Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering

OR

Ongoing students in Bsc. Electrical, Mechanical or Mechatronics engineering  in   second year of study and above

OR

Equivalent academic qualification recognized by DeKUT senate.

 Full Time/Part   Time

 Intake:

 January, April,   July, October

Level 2

Pass in Level 1

OR

Pass in SMSCP  Entry examination

 Full Time/Part   Time

 Intake: February,   May, August,   November

Level 3

Pass in level 2

 Full Time/Part   Time.

 Intake:  March,   June, September,   December


MODE OF APPLICATION

Application forms can be obtained from Dedan Kimathi University of Technology Main Campus and Nairobi Campus or downloaded from the University website www.dkut.ac.ke One can submit dully filled application forms or apply online from our website https://admissions.dkut.ac.ke/courses/applicationselect upon payment of a non-refundable application fee of Ksh.3, 000 for PhD,  Ksh.1, 500 for Masters, Ksh.1, 000, for Undergraduate Degree, Ksh 500/- for Diploma and Certificate  Programmes to any of  the bank accounts on the application forms.

Registrar (Academic Affairs)
Private Bag, Dedan Kimathi, Nyeri, Kenya.
Tel: 061- 2050000

Registrar AA office: 0713 835 965 registraraa@dkut.ac.ke
Nairobi Campus: 0710-127516 directornairobi@dkut.ac.ke
Marketing office: 0713-123021 marketing@dkut.ac.ke

Contacts

Along Nyeri - Mweiga road  
Dedan Kimathi University of Technology
Private Bag - 10143, Dedan Kimathi
 
Landline: +254612050000
Marketing Mobile: 0713123021
Registrar AA Office: 0713835965