NITA diploma courses [All you need to know]

Last updated on September 20th, 2023 at 07:07 am

So does NITA offer diploma courses? Well, below we tell you everything you need to know about NITA diploma courses (from whether they offer the course all the way to all your options)

NITA diploma courses – All you need to know

So does NITA offer diploma courses?

Well, at the moment, NITA does not offer or examine Diploma courses..

Yeah…I know that can be disappointing because NITA certificates are widely respected (NITA government grade test certificates are accepted even outside Kenya) but it is the situation right now.

In other words, there are no NITA offer diploma courses too look forward to beyond NITA certificate courses or NITA short courses.


What options do you have now?

Well, there are some great alternatives to NITA courses (Diplomas) we recommend you consider.

Below they are:

KNEC Diploma courses

Everywhere you look, there are a huge number of KNEC Diploma courses you can pursue depending on your grades, background, passions, and career goals.

And when I say everywhere you look I mean there are hundreds of TVET Colleges (Vocational and Technical Colleges, Technical Training Institutes, and National Polytechnics) offering different diplomas by KNEC that you may want to check out.

Below is a selection of these Diplomas..

  • Diploma in Road Construction
  • Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology/Diploma In Civil Engineering
  • Diploma in Building Technology
  • Diploma in Building &Civil Engineering
  • Diploma in Building& Construction
  • Diploma in Construction Plant Engineering
  • Diploma in Building Construction Technology/Diploma in Building& Construction Technology
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering(Automotive Option)
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering(Production Option)
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Plant)
  • Diploma in Mechatronic Engineering
  • Diploma in Electrical  &Electronic Engineering(Telecommunication Option)
  • Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering(Electronics)
  • Diploma in Electrical and Electronics
  • Diploma in Technology in Electrical Power Engineering
  • Diploma in Automotive Engineering

And now here are some of the institutions you can join if you’d like to take any:

Best colleges in Kenya and courses offered [Top 10 guide]

Public colleges in Kenya and courses offered 

Best public colleges in Nairobi

Do not forget that the minimum qualification for most KNEC diploma courses is KCSE C-(C minus) overall.


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TVET CDACC Diploma courses

TVET -Curriculum Development, Assessment, & Certification Council Diploma courses

  1. Apiculture management
  2. Aquaculture
  3. Automotive Engineering
  4. Beauty Therapy
  5. Chemical Engineering
  6. Ceramic technology
  7. Computer Programming
  8. Construction plant Engineering
  9. Electrical Engineering
  10. Electrical Installation
  11. Electronics Engineering
  12. Food and Beverage Sales and Service Management
  13. Gemology
  14. Hairdressing
  15. Highway Engineering
  16. Horticultural Produce Processing Management
  17. Housekeeping and Accommodation
  18. Industrial plant operations
  19. Interior Design
  20. Leather Technology
  21. Mechanical plant Technology

Colleges you can check out if you are thinking of any TVET CDACC Diploma course include:

Colleges in Nairobi offering diploma courses

Best technical colleges in Nairobi for you

Contact the colleges in the above two lists for more details about TVET CDACC Diploma programmes

Diploma courses offered at NITA – Recap

There are no diploma courses offered in NITA – NITA offers artisan and grade test certificate only so you need to consider doing a suitable KNEC Diploma course or a TVETA CDACC Diploma course (Level 4 to 6).

Just reach out to institutions offering these courses including Nairobi Technical Training Institute, Thika Institute of Technology, Kabete National Polytechnic, Kenya Coast National Polytechnic, Kiambu Institute of Science and Technology, Sigalagala National Poly, and more.


NITA courses in Kenya and fee structure

Short diploma courses in Kenya 

KUCCPS diploma courses and cluster requirements

1 year diploma courses in Kenya and Colleges offering them

Best Diploma Courses in Kenya 

Most Marketable Diploma Courses in Kenya

KUCCPS diploma courses applications

Diploma courses in Kenyatta university

Diploma Courses Offered at Kabete National Polytechnic

Diploma courses in MKU [All Diploma courses]

Kenya Polytechnic Courses and Qualifications

Technical University of Kenya diploma courses

Diploma courses offered at Nyeri national polytechnic

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