Who We Are

About us

Kenya Institute of Applied Sciences(KIAS) was incepted in July 2002 to offer a wide range of applied sciences courses. KIAS is fully registered by: -

  • Ministry of Education Science and Technology Reg. No. MOHEST/PC/1187/09
  • Technical Vocational Education & Training Authority (TVETA)
  • Ministry of Health - Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians & Technologists Board (KMLTTB). Reg. No. E004
  • Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC)
  • List the courses before mode of admission
History

MODE OF APPLICATION

   
  • Application is open throughout the year either by SMS or Email.
  • When applying by SMS you text your name, email, KCSE mean grade & desired course to 0721223158.
  • Students are admitted in January, May & September every year.

Admission

All courses are advertised in the local newspapers, our social media pages and our website. You are at liberty to apply for any course provided you meet the minimum qualifications for registration for the course. An applicant is required to provide both original and copies of academic credentials to prove that they really qualify for the course of interest before being considered for admission. After a successful application, an applicant is issued with an admission letter for the specified course through the post office or via email. However, those applicants who do not meet the minimum qualifications for the preferred courses are advised to take an alternative course that has an equal opportunity to the course of their interest. Applications can be done via our website or post. Applications can also be made via SMS to 0721 223 158 including correct names, address, grades per subject and desired course.

We have intakes in January, May & September

MODE OF STUDY

The institute offers all its programmes on a full time basis.  However, provision will be made for those students willing to study on part time basis although this will be left to discretion of Academic board. An academic year will comprise of three terms.  All students are called upon to attend three quarters of the total contact hours allocated for each course unit.
1214+ Students
657 Graduated
18 Courses
23 Awards Won

EXAMINATIONS

There will be both internal and external exam. Internal exams comprise of Assignments, Continuous Assessment Tests (CATS’s), End of term Assessment and end of year examinations. CATs and Assignment constitute 30% while End of term examination constitutes70% of End of term Assessment.

At the end of every course, students sit for external/registration exams examined by KNEC/KMLTTB.

Prospective students are therefore strongly advised to take all exams seriously because supplementary exams will be set for those students who fail final exams. The failing students will meet all costs incurred in the setting and administration of the supplementary exams.

Facilities

FEES AND MODE OF PAYMENT

Tuition fees and other charges are usually detailed in the admission letters.   Fees vary from one course to another depending on the costs involved in offering that course.   The institute reserves the right to revise the fees charged, as it may deem necessary. The preferred mode of payment of fees is through the institute bank accounts provided in admission letter.    The institute will never be liable for fees paid to unauthorised persons.  No refund of fees will be made once the receipt has been issued.  In case of an over – payment, the exceeding amount will be transferred to the subsequent terms or years.

APPLIED SCIENCE

Contact

The Aviation Centre; Eldoret – Kisumu Road; Opposite Shell Petrol Station - Langas  

Get in touch

Address

P.O BOX 6421 ELDORET 30100 KENYA

Email

info@kias.ac.ke

Phone

0721 223158

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