Nairobi TTI location, courses, and contacts

Nairobi Technical Training Institute (Nairobi TTI) is a TVET college located in Nairobi city. It is located along Mogira Road, Off Park Road, and Ring Road Ngara, between Kariokor and Pangani Police Station.

The institute’s location within Nairobi offers an opportunity for those who want to study while they work to have evening and part-time classes. Nairobi Tech is proud to have over 7,000 students pursuing different courses.

It offers courses for diploma, craft certificate, and artisan levels.

Nairobi TTI has 9 curriculum departments namely:

  1. Mechanical and Chemical Engineering
  2. Health and Applied Sciences
  3. Automotive Engineering
  4. Electrical and Electronic
  5. Information Communication Technology
  6. Business Studies
  7. Institutional Management
  8. Liberal Studies
  9. Entrepreneurship Education

Nairobi TTI’s mission, vision, and core values


To develop highly skilled graduates in Technical, Vocational, Innovation, Business, and Research for the global market.


A Leader in Globally Competitive Training in Technical, Vocational, Innovation, and Research.

Core values:

Quality training, Ethical practices, Fairness and equity, teamwork, transparency, and accountability

Nairobi TTI contact details


Phone number:0721233394 OR 208034403

Postal Address: P.O. BOX 30039 – 00100 GPO, NAIROBI – KENYA

Where is Nairobi TTI located?

Nairobi TTI is located along Mogira Road, Off Park Road, and Ring Road Ngara, between Kariokor and Pangani Police Station. From Nairobi CDB you can board matatu No. 6, 14, 17, 32, 42, 46, 100, or 120.

When are the intakes?

Nairobi TTI has 3 intakes within the year to align with the KNEC exam and Ministry of Education requirements. The intakes are in January, May, and September of every year. However, inquiries can be made at any time within working hours using the contact details or by visiting the institute.

Fees and sponsorship

Students are required to pay tuition fees which must be paid upon reporting to the institute. Other payable fees are student ID and student council. Examination fees are paid separately from tuition and the amount depends on the course and current student module of study.

The government through the Ministry of Education gives capitation to subsidize tuition fees for students for all public TVET institutions. Students can also apply for HELB loans, constituency bursaries, and other sources to facilitate fee payment.

Please contact the institute for more details on fee payment and how to pay.

The courses entry requirement for Nairobi TTI

The course entry requirement to join Nairobi TTI is determined by the Ministry of Education but the institute can include subject clusters to filter applicants when the need arises.

For general engineering and business diploma courses students require a minimum of C- and above in KCSE. To qualify Craft certificate a grade of D plain and D+ in KCSE is required. To undertake the Artisan course you are required to have a KCPE or KCSE mean grade of D- and E.

During admission, you will be required to submit documents such as KCPE and KCSE results, birth certificate, medical letter, filled application form, and passport among other documents for verification.

Courses offered in Nairobi technical.

Nairobi TTI offers a variety of courses in the 9 academic departments at the level of diploma, craft, and artisan levels. The courses are examined by KNEC, NITA, KASNEB, or TVET CDACC external examining bodies. Courses offered at Nairobi Technical are.

Diploma courses
Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology
Diploma in Food Science Technology
Diploma in Applied Biology
Diploma in Analytical Chemistry
Diploma in Medical Laboratory
Diploma in Environmental Science
Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Power option)
Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Telecommunication option)
Diploma in Electrical and Electronic (Instrumentation & Control option)
Diploma in Human Resource Management
Diploma in Sales And Marketing
Diploma in Business Management
Diploma in Supply Chain Management
Diploma in Food and Beverage
Diploma in Automotive Engineering
Diploma in Chemical Engineering
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Plant option)
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Production option)
Diploma in Refrigeration and Conditioning
Diploma in Engineering Skills
Diploma in Welding and Fabrication
Diploma in Petroleum Management
Diploma in Engineering (IVQ) Level 2 (2850-80)
Diploma in Information Communication Technology
Diploma in Community Development
Diploma in Entrepreneurship Development
Diploma in Project Management
Craft Certificate courses
Certificate in Science Laboratory Technology
Certificate in Food Science Technology
Certificate in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Power option)
Certificate in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Telecommunication option)
Certificate in Human Resource Management
Certificate in Supply chain Management
Certificate in Business Management
Certificate in Sales and Marketing
Certificate in Food And Beverage
Certificate in Automotive Engineering
Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Production Option)
Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Welding and Fabrication)
Certificate in Mechanical Grade 3 (General fitter, Gas, and Arc Welding
Certificate in Plumbing Grade 3
Certificate in Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Grade 3
Certificate in Social Work and Community Development
Certificate in Project Management
Artisan Courses
Artisan in Electrical Installation
Artisan in Food and Beverage
Artisan in Motor Vehicle Mechanics

Hostel and accommodation in Nairobi TTI

Nairobi TTI doesn’t offer any hostel service within the institute. However, there are plenty of hostels within walking distance for students. The hostel can be within Ngara or Pangani area depending on the student’s preference.