KIMC students and alumni during the 2019 Career day

Visiting students pose for a photo with KIMC staff and alumni during the 2019 Career day

KIMC graduating students of 2018 in a celebrating mood after the graduation

About KIMC

The Kenya Institute of Mass Communication (KIMC) was established in 1961 and was named as the then Voice of Kenya Training School.

Its main purpose was to train electronic engineering and technicians for the then, Kenya Broadcasting Service (KBS), that was later rebranded in 1962 as the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC). KBC was then nationalized in 1964, and changed its brand to Voice of Kenya (VOK).

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KIMC OPENS THE ELDORET CAMPUS

FREQUENT ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT THE ELDORET CAMPUS,

1 WHERE IS THE KIMC CAMPUS LOCATED IN EDLORET? - HOMECRAFT CENTRE, PIONEER AREA (ADJACENT TO PIONEER DISPENSARY) ALONG ELDORET KAPSABET ROAD.

2 WHICH COURSE(S) THAT IS BEING OFFERED AT ELDORET CAMPUS?
-FOR NOW WE ARE OFFERING MODULE BASED COURSES -THERE WILL BE EIGHT (8) MODULES FOR ONE TO GET A KIMC CERTIFICATES -LONG TERM COURSES WILL COME LATER

3 WHICH IS THE FIRST MODULE?
- WE ARE STARTING WITH “DIGITAL VIDEO CAMERA AND PHOTOGRAPHY TECHNIQUES” AND -DIGITAL VIDEO EDITING TECHNIQUES

4 WHAT ARE THE QUALIFICATIONS FOR MODULE BASED TRAINING?
-KCSE MEAN GRADE: D+ AND ABOVE

5. WHAT IS THE DURATION OF THE COURSE?
-EACH MODULE WILL TAKE THREE (3) WEEKS

6. WHICH IS THE FEES PAYABLE?
- KSH.15,000.00 PER MODULE

7. AFTER DOING THIS COURSE WHAT ARE THE OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE)?
- AFTER COMPLETING 8 (EIGHT) MODULES, ONE WILL GET A KIMC CERTIFICATE AND LATER JOIN KIMC DIPLOMA IN UPGRADING FOR TWO (2) YEARS - BEING A HANDS ONE CAN PICK UP A JO IN BETWEEN MODULE

8. IS KIMC ELDORET CAMPUS OFFERING OTHER COURSES?
- FOR NOW WE ARE STARTING WITH TWO MODULES: I. MODULE 1: DIGITAL VIDEO CAMERA AND PHOTOGRAPHY TECHNIQUES II. MODULE 2: DIGITAL VIDEO EDITING TECHNIQUES

9. ARE THE COURSES IN ELDORET CAMPUS RESIDENTIAL?
- NO, THEY ARE DAYSCHOLAR

10. WHEN IS THE COURSE STARTING?
- 1ST WEEK OF OCTOBER 2019

11. ARE THE KIMC ELDORET CAMPUS GOVERNMENT SPONSORED?
- NO, THEY ARE SELF SPONSORED

12. WHY KIMC AND NOT OTHER COLLEGES?
- THE KIMC COURSE STRUCTURE IS 50% THEORY AND 50% PRACTICAL - WE ARE OFFERING AN OPPORTUNITY TO PURSUE MEDIA CAREER - KIMC IS ONE OF THE BEST MEDIA TRAINING COLLEGE IN EAST AND CENTRAL AFRICA - UNIVERSITIES EXEMPT OUR STUDENTS UPON COMPLETION OF THE COURSE AT KIMC - WE ARE A GOVERNMENT COLLEGE HENCE RECOGNIZED - WE ARE REGISTERED BY BOTH TVETA AND KUCCPS

13. WHAT ARE ADDRESS FOR MORE ENQUIRIES?
-MOBILE PHONE: 0202020183 OR 0708262895

-EMAIL: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

- Website: www.kimc.ac.ke

BY MANAGEMENT

  1. Media Production Centre
  2. Facilities
  3. Adverts & Downloads
  4. E- Resources

This is a commercial arm of the institute that offers services to external clients in order to generate revenue to support training activities. The services offered by the centre include:

  • Film/ video production services which include: location filming; editing; dubbing.
  • Printing services which include: magazines; newsletters; calendars; booklets; posters; fact sheets.
  • Equipment hiring.
  • Computer Labs
  • Library
  • Dark Rooms
  • Tv and Radio Studio
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