Building Department

Welcome to the Department of building

In pursuit of their mission, the administration and staff in the department join together to:

  • Provide a broad based rigorous technical education in building at artisan level
  • Provide education and skills at the Certificate level
  • Provide education and skills at the Diploma level
  • Serve the local community, citizens of the nation and the people of the world


Technical Knowledge

Use their technical knowledge and expertise to identify, formulate and solve problems involving design, experimentation and analysis of a wide variety of Building and Civil Engineering applications.

Continuous Education

Recognize the need for continuing their education to higher

These objectives are accomplished through rigorous curriculum that emphasizes fundamentals in Technical knowledge in major areas of Building and Civil Engineering.

Trainees from the department can be employed in ever growing construction industry, and civil Engineering industry. Potential employers include real estate development companies, building and construction companies, ministry of works, Kenya National Highways Authority, Standard Gauge Railway Project. Graduates can also pursue careers in research institutions or further their studies in building and civil engineering in higher institutions

Department Contact Info

P.O. Box 29-50311


Phone: +254  207851474

Mon – Fri 8:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

Social Info

Student Resources

Artisan Courses
Certificate courses
Diploma Courses

Artisan Courses

Artisan in Masonry

Artisan in Plumbing

• Artisan: KCSE mean grade D-

Duration: 2 Year


Certificate courses

  1. Certificate in Building Technology

• Certificate: KCSE mean grade D Plain

Duration: 2 Year

in higher education, the University has pioneered change in the sector.

Diploma Courses

  • Diploma in Building Technology

• Diploma: KCSE mean grade C-

Duration: 3 Year

Why Study Here?

We are a center of excellence in producing well rounded Technicians and Technologists, for the building and construction Industry.

All the courses have an integration of Entrepreneurship, Communication Skills and Life Skills to enable the trainee envisions self-employment and technological advancement.