With digitalization taking over the world, companies need people to look into the systems for proper running of the organization. Due to this, there has been a growing thirst for software engineers that cannot seem to be quenched. The following is a list of top 10 colleges in Kenya that offer diploma in Software Engineering;
Kenya Institute of Software Engineering, Thika;
One needs to have got a mean grade of at least a C in KCSE to stand a chance. The course takes about 1 and a half years to study and it is divided into 6 terms with the fee being ksh. 16,500 per term.
Africa College of Aviation and Management;
It takes about 18 months to complete studying. The exam body in charge is City and Guilds (UK).
Computrain College, Nairobi;
This college is located in Nairobi town and it is well known for offering quality Software Engineering course. It takes about 18 months to study the diploma course.
Finstock Evarsity, Nairobi;
Entry grade is C- in KCSE. The course takes about 1 and a half years to study to completion.
Nairobi Institute of Software Development;
One needs to have got a mean score of C- in KCSE to stand a chance of getting enrolled. The fee is ksh.20,000 per semester. One studies for 4 semesters to be done with the course.
Starnet college, Nairobi;
The prerequisite is a mean grade of at least D plain in KCSE. The course takes 1 year to complete and it is divided into 3 semesters.
AIC Naivasha Technical Training Institute;
As stated above, this college is located in Naivasha town. The course takes about one year to study. It is one of the best colleges offering this course in the region.
Nairobi Institute of Business Studies (NIBS);
This college is located along Thika superhighway in Nairobi, Kenya. Entry grade is D plain and the study takes 1 year till completion. The fee is about ksh.18,000 per term.
Nairobi Aviation College, Odeon Cinema campus;
This college is located in Nairobi CBD. The study takes 2 years with the fee being ksh.12,000 per term. The exam board in charge is City and Guilds (UK) and ICM.
Institute of IT Studies and Research, Nairobi;
This college is located in Nairobi and it offers diploma in software Engineering. The course takes 18 months to study till completion.