Are you in need of the best school that offers catering courses in Kenya? Or are you a student who admires training catering as a course? Then you have all reasons to read this because this article belongs to you. Catering course provides you with the skills, information and knowledge needed to succeed in this field. A number of colleges in Kenya offers some of the best training to hospitality and catering students and this colleges are worth recommending.
For long Kenya Utalii College has held the title for the best catering training but over the years a number of colleges have emerged and provides top notch training to catering students.
Below is a list of some of the best catering colleges to join and become a professional caterer.
Kenya Utalii College
Utalii offers the following courses
- Hotel management course(Diploma)
- Food production(Certificate)
- Food and beverage services(Certificate)
Course duration is between one and a half years or Two years for certificate courses, Three years for diploma course
The college is located off Thika Road
Phone Number: 0733600584/0722205492/0722205491
Michuki Technical Institute
Is among the best institutes you can learn from. It has well-equipped housekeeping store, a laundry workshop and food production with food services
Students with a KCSE mean grade of D start at the certificate level then moves on to the diploma level. Those with KCSE mean grade of C- join diploma classes directly.
The school is examined by KNEC and Kshs 9000 per term
The certificate courses take a period of 2 years while the diploma course is about 3 years.
Phone number: 0725912313
Boma International Hospitality College
It is located at Red Cross Road, off Mombasa Road Nairobi County.
It is one of the best colleges in Kenya offering internationally accredited programs
Join Boma college for a Swiss-accredited program in Culinary Arts and Hotel Management, they teach in partnership with Swaziland’s Business and Hotel Management School in Lucerne. Courses need a mean grade of D+ in KCSE. Kshs 400000 is paid per year as tuition fee.
Phone number: 0719050540/0719050550
International Hotel and Tourism Institute (IHTI)
If you are interested about creating your own profit generating business about cooking then (HITI) is a collage for you. The collage equips you with broad flexible skills that will unlock more career opportunities for you.
They are located at Kileleshwa, Nyeri Road
Their courses include:
- Diploma in food and beverage management
- Higher national diploma in Culinary Arts
- Higher diploma in Hospitality Management
- Certificate in Food and Beverage Operations
The courses take 2 years, 2 years, 3 years and 1 year respectively.
It is a private college offering catering courses in Kenya, both courses are KNEC exanimated. The intakes are in January, April, June and September every year.
Phone number: 0722547746
Eldoret Technical Training Institute
It offers catering and accommodation. It is located at Orange House, Kenyatta Street in Eldoret town.
Diploma courses take a period of 18 months for 3 modules and 12 month for 2 modules while Artisan Certificate takes 12 months
Phone number: 0725818644
Jubilee College, Kitui
It offers catering and hospitality management, minimum entry grade needed is C- in KCSE, the course is examined by KNEC.
Is located at Mbusyani Road at Kitui
Phone number: 0726416660
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Kenya Polytechnic University College
Course name is catering and hospitality management (diploma)
The course duration is 2 years
Entry: C in KCSE or a certificate in catering and hospitality
Located at Haille Selassie, Nairobi
Phone number: 254(20)343672
Offers catering and hospitality management, it is located in Voi, Taita Taveta.
Entry requirements is any qualification in ECDE such as KCSE
Address: P.O. BOX 359-80300
Air Travel and Related Studies Center
They offer international Pastry and Bakery Production courses.
Course duration is one year
Other courses like international food and beverage service are offered at duration of two years
It is located at Rhino Park Road, Karen