Mechanical engineering course in Kenya is an academic program that provides students with comprehensive understanding of the principles and practices related to designing, analyzing, and manufacturing mechanical systems and devices. It covers a wide range of topics, including thermodynamics, materials science, mechanics, and computer-aided design, preparing students to solve complex engineering problems, innovate in product design, and contribute to various industries such as automotive, aerospace, energy, and manufacturing.
Students interested in this course can choose either mechanical engineering plant option or mechanical engineering production option.
mechanical engineering courses requirements
Minimum entry requirements for diploma in Mechanical engineering production option, is KCSE Mean Grade: KCSE C- with no cluster subject
with the Craft Certificate in Mechanical Engineering Production Option, the Entry Requirements is KCSE mean grade of D with D in Maths & Physics. The Course duration is 2 years, Exam body being KNEC.
KCSE mean grade of B- and 4 cluster subjects which are often Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geography/ Biology is required for degree in Mechanical engineering course
|CRAFT/CERTIFICATE||2 YEARS||D (Pain) and above or its equivalent|
|DIPLOMA||3 YEARS||C-, no cluster subject required.|
|Bachelors Degree||5 yrs||B- and 4 cluster subjects|
mechanical engineering courses in Nairobi
The top institutions offering mechanical engineering courses in Nairobi include;
- Railway training institute
- University of Nairobi
- NYS engineering institute
- Nairobi technical training institute
- Kenyatta university
- Technical university of Kenya
- Eastlands colllege of technology
- East africa institute of certified studies
- MultiMedia University of Kenya
Colleges offering certificate in Mechanical Engineering in Kenya
Top universities and Tvets institutions in Kenya offers this courses the top 10 of our list include;
Eldoret National Polytechnic
Nyeri National Polytechnic
Kenya Coast National Polytechnic
Kitale National Polytechnic
Kisumu National Polytechnic
Meru National Polytechnic
Sigalagala National Polytechnic
Kisii National Polytechnic
North Eastern National Polytechnic
Kabete National Polytechnic
Short mechanical engineering courses in Kenya
Short courses like certificate in mechanical engineering takes 2years at most while other related mechanical engineering short courses in Kenya include;
- Arc welding
- Gas Welding.
- Sheet Metal Work.
- General Fitter.
- Tig and Mig Welding
|Certificate in Machine Turner||2 Terms|
|Certificate in Motor Vehicle Systems||3 Terms|
|Certificate in Refrigeration & Air Conditioning||3 Terms|
|Technician Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Plant||3 terms|