Nyeri national polytechnic intakes

Nyeri national polytechnic intakes for all the courses offered in the institution.

Just to introduce you to Nyeri National Polytechnic, it is a technical institution located in Nyeri, Kenya.

About the courses, it offers various technical and vocational courses in fields such as engineering, business, hospitality, and other practical disciplines.

In fact, these courses are designed to equip you with skills and knowledge relevant to the job market and various industries.

In this article, we will look at the intakes in Nyeri national polytechnic, entry requirements, application process and much more so keep reading….

Nyeri national polytechnic intakes

To apply for any course offered at Nyeri national polytechnic, the institution usually has three (3) intakes in a year that is on:

  • January
  • May
  • September

In most cases, the intakes are usually during the second weeks of the above-mentioned months.

However, I would advise you keep checking Nyeri national polytechnic website during any of this month since they always announce when the intakes are open and the deadline as well.

Nyeri national polytechnic entry requirements

Now, that you know different months when Nyeri national polytechnic usually has its intakes, in this section, I will take you through entry requirements for all the courses offered in the institution so that you will be sure when apply for a course of your choice.

Certificate courses

  • Mean grade of D plain in your KCSE.

Diploma courses

  • Mean grade C-minus) and above or Craft Certificate

Business courses

  • CPA (KASNEB)- mean grade of C+ Plus with C+ in Mathematics and English
  • CICT (KASNEB) -mean grade of C+ Plus with C+ in Mathematics and English
  • Accounting Technicians Diploma (Level I) – mean grade C-(minus)

 Applied and Health Science courses entry requirements

Pharmaceutical Technology

Entry requirements:

  • KCSE mean grade of C Plain

Cluster Subjects requirements:

  • C Plain in Mathematics/Physics
  • C plain in either English/Kiswahili
  • C plain in Chemistry and Biological Sciences

Analytical Chemistry

Minimum entry qualifications:

  • Mean Grade C- minus in your KCSE

Mandatory Subjects requirements:

  • C- Minus in either Chemistry/Physical Sciences.

Applied Biology:

Entry qualifications

  • KCSE mean grade of C- minus

Cluster Subjects requirements:

  • C- minus in Biology/Biological sciences.

Food Science Technology

Entry qualifications

  • KCSE mean grade C- minus

Additionally, you should also have scored a mean grade of C-minus in Chemistry and Biology


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List of some of Nyeri national polytechnic courses you can apply for

Craft/certificate courses

  • Craft in Information technology
  • Craft in Mechanical engineering (production option)
  • Craft in fashion design and garment making
  • Craft in Building technology
  • Craft in Plumbing course
  • Craft in Secretarial studies
  • Craft in Electrical and electronic engineering (power option)
  • Craft in Business single and group subject stage 1
  • Craft in Electrical and installation
  • Craft in Business management
  • Craft in Cooperative Management
  • Craft in Automotive Engineering
  • Craft in Sales and Marketing

Diploma courses

  • Diploma in Information technology
  • Diploma in Information studies
  • Diploma in Mechanical engineering (production option)
  • Diploma in Mechanical engineering (plant option)
  • Diploma in Building technology
  • Diploma in Food technology
  • Diploma in Information studies
  • Diploma in Secretarial studies
  • Diploma Electrical and electronic engineering (instrumentation option)
  • Diploma in Electrical and electronic engineering (power option)

More Nyeri national polytechnic diploma courses

  • Diploma in Business management
  • Diploma in Food and beverage production (sales and service management)
  • Diploma in Automotive Engineering
  • Diploma in Sales and Marketing
  • Diploma in Cooperative Management
  • Diploma in Applied Biology
  • Diploma in Accountancy

How to apply

To apply for any course offered in the institution, I would advise you to apply through KUCCPS and that way, you will get government sponsorship depending on your level of need.

Here, are the steps to guide you on how to apply for a course through KUCCPs

  1. Visit the KUCCPS website kuccps.ac.ke and then click Student’s Portal tab.
  2. On the portal, click the Login tab and to log in, enter your KCSE Index Number, your KCSE year and your password (KCPE Index or Birth Certificate Number)
  3. Next, after you are logged in, view the available courses, universities and TVET colleges on the Programmes and Institutions tabs.
  4. Clicking on Nyeri national polytechnic and all the Programmes they have on offer will be displayed together with the code.
  5. Now, select the Programme of your choice and after the selection of courses, a page will pop up which will show you the required cluster points for all the subjects of the specific course, a list of similar courses the respective course codes of all the courses offered by Nyeri national polytechnic.
  6. Finally, pay the application fees through Mpesa.

Steps to pay the application fee through Mpesa

  1. Visit Mpesa app on the mobile phone
  2. Next, click on the option ‘Pay Bill’.
  3. Enter the Business number ‘820201’.
  4. Now, provide your KCSE exam year followed by the index number which is usually 11 digits
  5. Lastly, enter amount, your Mpesa PIN and press send

Important tips to put into consideration when applying through KUCCPS

  • If you are applying for revision process, you will have to first have to click the “change/revise option” under the Course/Program heading.
  • Never forget to log out after completing the whole KUCCPS application process to keep your data safe.
  • All TVET applicants only use the minimum grade and subject requirements to gauge their qualification to a Programme.

How to contact Nyeri national Polytechnic

Incase of any inquiries, you can reach the institution via:

Phone contact: +254 724 477 942 or +254 (061) 2032330

Email address: info@thenyeripoly.ac.ke  or  nyerinp@gmail.com

Website: https://thenyeripoly.ac.ke/

Conclusion on Nyeri national polytechnic intakes

To summarize, Nyeri national Polytechnic usually has it intakes on the month of January, May, and September of every year.

However, it is advisable to keep visiting the website for more updates.


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