Embu College – Courses, Fees Structure, Contacts

Embu College is located along Kanjuru Road off Embu -Meru Highway, 200M from Embu County Assembly Offices. It opened its doors in 1995 with 60 students pursuing certificate courses for the Kenya Accounting Technicians Certificate (KATC) AND The Certified Public Accountants (CPA) first level.

The college was then located in leased premises (Njigoru Building) in Embu town. In 2002, the college moved to own premises where it is located today along Kanjuru road off the main Embu-Meru Highway, 200M from Embu County Assembly offices.

The College relocated to this new campus in the same year and from 2003, it embarked on expansion of its training programmes: Diploma programmes in Business Administration, Information Technology, Human Resouce Management ,Sales and Marketing examined by the Kenya National Examinations Council, Institute of Commercial Management (ICM) ,Association of Business Executives (ABE) programs and institute of Management Information Systems (IMIS) of UK respectively . In 2009, the College entered into a partnership with Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology to be the Embu Center (Campus) of the University training in Diploma and Bachelors degree in Commerce, Business Administration, Information Technology and the Certificate in Bridging course in Mathematics. The first graduates of the college to be awarded Bachelors degree by JKUAT in 2012 included first Class Honors degree in Bachelors of Commerce (Finance option).

In 2010, the College also entered into a partnership with Laikipia University.The college started offering Diploma and Bachelors degree courses in Education including the secondary option, primary option and Early Childhood Development and Education (ECDE) options. The College currently serves as a Campus for Laikipia University.

Today Embu College offers 69 academic programmes at the post-secondary certificate, degree and diploma levels. The total number of students is over 3000. The medium term goal is to triple the student population in the next three years and develop facilities and capacities to seek charter as a private University with a special niche in ICT- driven skills and entrepreneurship Development.

Vision
To be a leading provider in quality education and training in east africa

Mission
To provide quality education and professional training through comprehensive range of programmes

Core Values
Our Core Values Are:

Discipline
To inculcate good discipline to both the student body and staff to be practiced witin and outside the college

Industry
Work as a team and ensure professionalism , quality service delivery, innovation, creativity and commitment to duty.

Prayer
At all times , remember that the power of prayer will strengthen our desire to succeed

Courses Offered at Embu College

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Embu College is located 200 metres from Embu law courts. It offers the following courses

DEGREE PROGRAMMES

 

Bachelor of Commerce (Bcom)
(JKUAT)

Bachelor of Science in
Information Technology (Bsc IT)
(JKUAT)

Bachelor of Education
Arts (Secondary) (Laikipia
University)

Bachelor of Education (primary
option) Laikipia University)

Bachelor of education in Early
Childhood Development (ECDE)
Laikipia University)

KCSE C+ and C in Maths & English or holder of KACE
cert of two principal passes & subsidiary pass, Credit
in a relevant discipline from a recognized senate or
holder of other qualifications acceptable by university
senate as equivalent.KCSE mean C+ and C in Maths & English or KACE
with 2 principals and 1 subsidiary passes,(1 yr
exemptions for JKUAT DIT credit holders or any other
recognized Dip in ITKCSE mean grade C+ or diploma in Education from a
recognized institution or two principals and 1 subsidiary
pass in KACE

KCSE mean grade C+ or P1 certificate with mean
grade C plain with 2 years teaching experience or
Diploma in Education primary option.

KCSE C+ or diploma in ECDE from a recognized
institution

 

DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

 

Diploma in Law (Inoorero
university)

Diploma in Information
Technology(Inoorero university)

Diploma in Information
Technology (JKUAT)

Diploma in Information
Technology

Diploma in Information Science
(Library) (KNEC)

Diploma in Archives & Record
Management (Inoorero
university)

Diploma in Education Arts
(Secondary) Laikipia University)

Diploma in Education primary
option(Laikipia University)

Diploma in Early Childhood
Education (ECDE – KNEC)

Diploma in Teacher
Education(S1) (KNEC)

Diploma in Special Needs
Education(S.N.E)(KNEC)

Diploma in Secretarial Studies
(KNEC)

Diploma in Business
Administration (JKUAT)

Diploma in Procurement
Management(KNEC)

Diploma in Business
Management(KNEC)

Diploma in Human Resource
Management level 4 (ABE)
and weekend)

Diploma in Business
Management level 4 (ABE

Diploma in Human Resource
Management level 5 (ABE)

Diploma in Human Resource
Management (KNEC)

Diploma in Marketing
Management Level 4(ABE)

Diploma in Marketing
Management Level 5 (ABE)

Diploma in Human resource
Management level 6(ABE)

Diploma in Business
Management level 5(ABE)

Diploma in Business
Management level 6 (ABE)

Diploma in Community
Development and Social work
(KNEC)

Diploma in Tourism, Travel &
Hospitality Management(ABE)

KCSE mean grade C plain with C+ in English

KCSE grade C plain.

KCSE grade C and C- in English & Maths or Division II
in KACE with credit in Maths & English or the (holders
of JKUAT CIT with credit pass & above join at stage II

Grade C

Grade C- or certificate in Library and information

Grade C with C- in English or Kiswahili or Div III with
pass in English or Kiswahili or NCARM 1 & 3 months

KCSE mean grade C+ or Division II in KCE or P1
certificate with grade C

KCSE grade C plain or PI certificate

KCSE grade C plain or certificate in Early childhood

KCSE mean grade C+ with C in English and C+ in any
two teaching subjects

P1 with minimum 2 years teaching experience OR
certificate in ECDE or ministry of education DICECE
certificate with at least D+ in KCSE or its equivalent
and at least two years teaching experience.

KCSE C plain or certificate in secretarial studies 2 years

KCSE grade C and c- in English & mathematics or
Division II in KCE with credit pass in mathematics and
English or the equivalent

KCSE grade C- 2 years

KCSE grade C-

KCSE grade D

KCSE mean D-

KCSE mean C- or diploma in resource management

KCSE mean grade C

KCSE D

KCSE Grade C- or Diploma level 4

Diploma in Human Resource level 5

KCSE mean C or Diploma level 4

Diploma in Business management level 5

KCSE grade C-

KCSE Grade D+
KCSE Grade C plain or Diploma level 4

CERTIFICATE COURSES

Secretarial Studies (KNEC)
Certificate in Information
Science (Library) (KNEC)Primary teacher education
(P1)(KNEC)Certificate in ECDE (KNEC)

Certificate in Archives & Record
Management
(Inoorero University)

Certificate in Human Resource
Management (KNEC)

Certificate in Social Work and
Community Development

 

KCSE grade D
KCSE grade DKCSE C PlainKCSE grade D

KCSE grade D+

KCSE D+(plus)

KCSE D+

 

ACCOUNTING COURSES  
ATC I (KASNEB)     Grade D+

CPA / CPS     Grade C+ with C+ in English and Maths or a passing ATC I

School of Accounting and Business Management

COURSES MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS DURATION
ATD 1 (Accounting Technician Diploma)KASNEB KCSE C-  5 months
ATD 2 (KASNEB) ATD I  5 months
ATD 3 (KASNEB) ATD 2 5 months
CPA/CS Part 1 (section I & II)(KASNEB) KCSE C+ with C+ in English and Maths or ATD 3 5 months
CPA/CS Part 2 ( section III & IV)(KASNEB) CPA Part I 5 months
CPA /CS Part 3 (section V & VI)(KASNEB) CPA part II 5 months
DCM 1(Diploma in Credit ManagementKASNEB) KCSE C- 5 months
DCM 2 (Diploma in Credit Management(KASNEB) ) DCM 1 5 months
DCM 3 (Diploma in Credit Management (KASNEB) DCM2 5 months
Diploma in Business Management (KNEC) KCSE grade C- 2 Terms per module
Diploma in Supplies and Chain Management (KNEC) KCSE grade C- 2 terms per module
Diploma in Human Resource Management (KNEC) KCSE grade C- 2 terms per module
Diploma in Sales & Marketing (KNEC) KCSE grade C- 2 terms per module
Diploma in Computerized Secretarial Studies (KNEC) KCSE C – (minus) or  Certificate in Secretarial Studies 2 terms per module
Diploma in Project Management (KNEC) KCSE Grade C- 2 terms per module
Certificate in Business Management (KNEC) KCSE Grade D 1 year
Certificate in Human Resource Management (KNEC) KCSE Grade D 1 year

School of Education   

COURSES MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS DURATION
Bachelor Of Education – Arts (secondary) LU “ KCSE mean grade C+ or Diploma in Education from a recognised institution or two principals and 1 subsidiary pass in KACE 2 ½ years
Bachelor Of Education (primary option) (LU) Diploma in Education Primary option or P1 certificate with mean grade C plain with 2 years teaching experience or KCSE mean grade C+ 2 ½ years
Bachelor Of Education in Early Childhood Development (ECDE) LU KCSE C+ or Diploma in ECDE from recognized institution 8 trimesters

21/2 yrs

Diploma in Education Arts (secondary)(LU) KCSE mean grade C+ with C+in any two teaching subjects 5 trimesters
Diploma in Early Childhood Education (ECDE) (KNEC ) KCSE grade C plain or certificate in Early childhood Education or P1 certificate 2 years (6 trimesters)”
Diploma in Education (Primary Option) LU P1 certificate with grade C plain or P1 certificate with grade D+ and two years teaching experience 5 trimesters
Diploma in Teacher Education –DTE (S1) KNEC KCSE mean grade C+ with C in English, D+ in Mathematics and C+ in any two teaching subjects. 3 years
Diploma in Special Needs Education (KNEC) ” P1 with minimum 2 years teaching experience OR certificate in ECDE or Ministry of Education DICECE certificate with at least D+ in KCSE or its equivalent and at least two years teaching experience. 2 years
Primary Teacher Education(P1) KNEC KCSE grade C Plain 2 years
Certificate in ECDE (KNEC) KCSE grade D+ KCSE grade D plain for proficiency Level 2 years

 

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

COURSES MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS DURATION
Bachelor in Criminology and Security Studies(LU) KCSE grade C+ with C+ in English/Kiswahili or Dip.in crimminology or Police Science with Credit pass 3 years
 Diploma in Criminology (LU)  KCSE mean grade C Plain  2years
 Diploma in County Governance (LU)  KCSE grade C or certificate in County Governance   2 years
 Diploma in Community Development and Social Work (KNEC) KCSE grade C-  11/2 years
 Diploma in Tourism Management (KNEC)   KCSE grade C-  11/2 years
 Diploma in Catering and Accommodation (KNEC)  KCSE grade C-   11/2 years
 Diploma in Food & Beverage production, Service and Sales (KNEC)  KCSE grade C-  11/2 years
 Diploma in Tourism, Travel & Hospitality Management -Level 4 (ABE) KCSE Grade D-  5 months
Diploma in Tourism, Travel & Hospitality Management -Level 5 (ABE) Certificate in equivalent course or Grade C- 1 year

School of Information Communication Technology

COURSES MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS DURATION
Diploma in Information Technology (KNEC) KCSE Grade C- 2 year
Diploma in Information Communication Technology (KASNEB) KCSE  Grade C- 11/2 years
Certificate in Information Technology (KNEC) KCSE grade D + 1 year
Computer Applications KCSE Certificate 2 Months
Certificate in Computer Engineering KCSE Grade D 4 months
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (Bsc IT) KCSE mean Grade C+ in physics Maths and English or KACE with 2 principals and 1 subsidiary passes  or Dip in Information Technology 8 trimesters in 2 1/2) years
Diploma in Information Technology and Communication Technology KCSE Grade C with C- in Maths and English or credit pass in ICT cert. or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution 4 trimesters in (1 1/2)yrs
 Certificate in Computer repairs and Maintenance  KCSE Grade D+  3 Months
 Certificate in Information Communication Technology  KCSE Grade C-  3 Months

 

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Embu College Contacts

Postal Address
Embu College Ltd
P.O BOX 956-60100
EMBU
KENYA
Telephone:
(068) 2230247
(068) 2230120
(+254) (0) 721152709
(+254) (0) 705761606

EMAILS

LAIKIPIA UNIVERSITY PROGRAMS
•    embucampus@laikipia.ac.ke
•    Laikipiauniembucampus@gmail.com

EMBU COLLEGE PROGRAMS
•    info@embucollege.ac.ke
•    embucollegeac@gmail.com
•    embucollege@yahoo.co.uk