Bumbe technical and training institute

Bumbe technical and training institute is a technical institution situated in Busia County along Bumala-Sio port road in Bwiri location in Western Kenya. Bumbe institute is roughly just 250 meters from the banks of Lake Victoria. It was launched in 1986 on the infrastructure that used to serve as Bumbe secondary school.

Bumbe Technical training is driven towards developing middle-level manpower supply for the development of Kenya and the vision 2030; encourage entrepreneurial skills and general know-how of self-reliance and enable the Kenyan youth to engage in transmission, advancement, and enhancement of technical skills. The institute also aims at excelling in providing qualified graduates who will competently fit in the job marketing various professions.

This Technical nurturing Institute has got a total of five schools that offer certificate and diploma courses. These departments include:

  • Department of Electrical Engineering
  • Building department
  • Department of institutional management
  • Department of Business and Information Communication Technology
  • Department of Automotive and Mechanical

Bumbe Certificate Courses

  • Accounting Technician Certificate(ATC)
  • Advanced Diploma in Total Quality Management
  • Building Technology(Building and Construction)
  • Certificate in Early Childhood Development and Education(ECDE)
  • Certificate in Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Certificate in Electrical Installation
  • Certificate in Fashion Design
  • Certificate in Fisheries Technology
  • Certificate in Food and Beverage Management
  • Certificate in Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy
  • Certificate in Information Technology
  • Certificate in Masonry, Carpentry and Joinery
  • Certificate in Motor Vehicle Mechanics
  • Certificate in Plumbing
  • Certificate in Sales and Marketing
  • Certificate in Secretarial Studies
  • Certificate in Social Development
  • Certificate in Social Work and Community Development
  • Certified Public Accountant(CPA)
  • Computer applications
  • CPA Part I(CPA)
  • CPA Part II(CPA)
  • Craft Certificate in Carpentry and Furniture Technology
  • Craft Certificate in Motor Vehicle Mechanics
  • Radio and TV Repair

Bumbe Diploma Courses

  • Diploma in Automotive Engineering
  • Diploma in Building & Construction
  • Diploma in Building and Civil Engineering
  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Business Management
  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  • Diploma in Fashion Design
  • Diploma in Food and Beverage Management
  • Diploma in Housekeeping Management
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Diploma in Information Communication Technology(ICT)
  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Diploma in Instrumentation and Control Engineering
  • Diploma in Library and Information Science
  • Diploma in Nutrition and Diet Therapy
  • Diploma in Project Management
  • Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management
  • Diploma in Sales and Marketing
  • Diploma in Secretarial Studies and Office Management
  • Diploma in Social Work and Community Development
  • Diploma in Supply Chain Management
  • Diploma in Telecommunication Engineering
  • Diploma in Water and Sanitation Engineering

Certificate courses offered:

a)      Electrical engineering(power option)

b)      Food and beverage

c)      Electrical Engineering (telecommunication)

d)      Motor vehicle mechanics

e)      Fashion, design and garment making

f)       plumbing

g)      Carpentry and furniture technology

h)      Social work and community development

i)        Building technology

j)        Secretarial studies module 1

k)      Hair dressing and beauty therapy

l)        CPA I, II

m)   masonry

n)      Carpentry and joinery

o)      Garment making

p)      Certificate in Early childhood education

q)      Electricals and electronics

r)       Motor vehicle mechanics

Diploma Courses offered

a)      Project management

b)      Automotive Engineering

c)      Electrical Engineering (telecommunication)

d)      Building and construction technology

e)      Social work and community development

f)       Water and Sanitation Engineering

g)      Business management

h)    Electrical Engineering (power option)

i)        Information communication technology

j)        Fashion, Design and garment making

k)      Human resources management

l)        Sales and marketing

m)   Supply chain management

n)      Food and beverage

o)      Nutrition and diet therapy

p)      Housekeeping management.

Bumbe Fee Structure

Fees vary per program or course being taken, for details on fees and account number concerning Bumbe Technical Training Institute, please contact the admissions office.

Application Forms

Application forms can be obtained from the Bumbe admissions office.


The official website is available at www.bumbetec.ac.ke

Bumbe Contacts

Address P.O Box 70-50401 Sio Port.

Email: bumbetec@yahoo.com

Visit www.bumbetec.ac.ke