The Department of Business Studies offers both Diploma and craft certificate and business single and group, accounting courses that include CPA and ATC. The department has an enrollment of mor than 200 trainees pursuing different courses.The department has a large pool of highly qualified and experienced staff competent in diverse fields and expertise who are offering the new TIVET syllambus with good results.All diploma and certificate courses are examined by KNEC and accounting courses byKASNEB. Areas of specialization :
Supply Chain Management
Accounting – CPA Section I – VI & ATC
The platform of the above courses delivery includes full-time residential and part-time.The department plans to start delivering some of the courses during the holidays in future. Among the achievements of the department include being among the few pioneers who started training new TIVET diploma in Secretarial Studies (Modules I, II and III) very successfully.
The clothing technology department is in the Fashion Design Industry. The department targets trainees who have a desire to work as Fashion Designers in Fashion Designers Houses, Managers, Supervisors, Textile Designers, Controllers/Checkers, Fashion Merchandisers, Operator Trainers, Garment Cutters and CAD Designers in garment making firms or Wardrobe Managers for V.I.Ps.
The trainees are exposed to computer skills in order to help them cope with the changing technology.They are also exposed to industrial attachment in order to make our training relevant for the market demand. The department exposes the trainees to other important skills like entrepreneurship, fabric decoration, soft furnishing and detergent making in order to prepare them to compete favorably in self employment market
The office of the Dean of students has the overall responsibilities of taking care of the students’ welfare.The Dean is assisted by the Assistant Dean of Students and a team of seven leaders of the students’ Body of Governance. The leaders are elected in a fair electoralprocess which is governed by the Students’ Council Constitution.
Under the Dean’s office is a qualified cateress who ensures that the students are served with well balanced meals. The institute also has a resident nurse who provides the students with medical care on a 24-hour basis. There are sufficient hostel facilities to ensure the comfort of the students while at the institute. There is a well established Guidance and Counseling Department which plays an important role in guiding the students in various issues. We have YCS and CU movements which offer spiritual nourishment social cohesion and promote personal integrity.
The institute prides in having vibrant clubs and functional co-curricular facilities which offer enormous opportunities for students to compete favourably with other institutions both regionally and nationally. They include music club, journalism club and the cadets.Plans are underway to establish a Red Cross club.