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Background Information

The Electrical and Electronics Department trains Engineering as well as Electronics Engineering teachers for TIVET institutions, secondary schools and the private sector. The department also offers Higher Diploma courses in Electrical and Electronics  Engineering. Special programs, such as, Computer Maintenance and upgrading courses  are offered in the evenings and during the School holidays at certificate and diploma  level.The department has three equipped workshops.Electrical workshops,Electronics laboratory and Telecommunication Laboratory.

The projected focus of the department is to expand the training of Diploma and Higher Diploma teachers, in addition to offering Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech).

 

 Vision

 “To be a centre of excellence in the provision of technical Skills in Electrical and Electronics engineering”

Mission

“To equip technical teachers and technologists with relevant technology competences in Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Research”

Objectives

 

  • To equip trainees with relevant technological skills, knowledge, attitudes and values to enable them serve as professional technical teachers and technologists.
  • To produce technical teachers and technologists to met market demand
  • To develop research skills in both technical teachers and technologists
  • To promote creativity and innovation in technology

Courses Offered

Regular Programmes

 

Course

 

Duration

Minimum Requirement

Term of

Entry

Terminal Qualification

Diploma in Technical Education (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)

1⅓ year

Any Electrical TEP Diploma or Technician Certificate Part III or Craft III

January

Diploma in Technical Education (Electrical and Electronics option)

Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Options:-

  • Power
  • Telecomunications
  • Instrumentation

Module 1

Module 2

Module 3

3 Years

 

 

 

 

 


3 Terms

2 Terms

2 terms

KCSE C-

Math’s C

Physics C

Chemistry C -

English C

January

 

September

TEP Diploma (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) (KNEC)

Higher Diploma in Electrical Engineering

 

 

2 Years

Any Electrical Diploma or Technician Certificate Part III

September

Higher National Diploma in Electrical Engineering (KNEC)

 

School-Based Programmes

 

Course

 

Duration

Minimum Requirements

Term of Entry

Terminal Qualification

Diploma in Technical Education (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)

6 Modules

Any Electrical TEP Diploma or

Technicians Part IV or Craft III

April

Diploma in Technical Education (Electrical/Electronic Engineering)

Upgrading Craft to TEP Diploma (Evening and Saturdays class)

2 Years

Pass in Craft (Electrical Engineering)

January

TEP Diploma (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) (KNEC)

Higher Diploma in Electrical Engineering

Options:-

  • Power
  • Electronic
  • Telecomunications

2 Years

Any TEP Diploma in Electrical and Electronics or Technician Certificate

Part III

April

August

Higher National Diploma in Electrical Engineering (KNEC)

Microprocessor and PLC courses

To be established

Any Electrical TEP Diploma

January 2011 (evening classes

Certificate in Computer Electronic Equipments (KTTC)

 

Short Courses

 

Course

 

Duration

Minimum Requirements

Term of Entry

Terminal Qualification

Solar PVC Installation

3 Months

Form 4/Diploma/ Degree

April

August

December

NITA Certification

Electronic Mechanic

4 Months

Form 4/Diploma/Craft

April

KTTC Certification

 


Staff and Responsibilities

 

Lecturers

 

Name

Resposibility

1

Morris K. Michugu

- Head of Department

2

Charles T. Sakwa

- Deputy Head of Department

3

James O. Nyarige

- Hos Electrical

4

Samuel Makori

- Lecturer

5

Mary Wangechi

- Hos Electronic

6

Wycliffe Amolo

- Deputy dean

7

George Kanyuira

- Lecturer

8

John Njoka

- Project co-ordinator

9

Rose Okwiri

- Secretary

10

Anthony Mwangi

- Technician (Electronics)

11

Gitonga

- Technician (Telecommunication)

12

Daniel Gacheru

- Technician (Electrical workshops)

 

MR. MORRIS MICHUGU,

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT.

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