Kenya Institute of Development Studies

Kenya Institute of Development Studies

Private College

Nairobi County

Accredited by: Technical and Vocational Education and Training Authority (TVETA)

About Kenya Institute of Development Studies

Kenya Institute of Development Studies is a middle-level training institution founded on a strong belief of capacity through imparting practice knowledge and skills to spur economic and social growth. 

We believe in admitting qualified students, delivering excellent training, remain relatively affordable and produce all-round graduates who are able to respond to challenges we are facing as a society.

Vision: To Be A Centre Of Excellence In Africa And Beyond

Mission: To Provide Education, Training And Community Service.

KIDS Is Fully compliant with all Government and other academic requirements in our republic. Our Government accreditation and approval number is MST/PC/1003/2006.

We are an authorized Government examination centre Number 401073 (KNEC).

We have launched our documents with various local universities and other institutions of higher learning for affiliation and collaboration purpose.

Kenya Institute of Development Studies has put in place strict control measures to ensure high-quality services; this measure includes:

  1. Constant training and refresher training sessions for all facilitators to ensure they are kept updated and informed of current trends in development.
  2. The institution has established definite goals that ensure low errors in training.
  3. There are extensive staff involvement and participation in the development of teams where awards are given on team performance.
  4. There is a quality service review with a view of continuous improvement every semester.
  5. There is personalized attention to all students.

Why study at Kenya Institute of Development Studies

  • Kenya Institute of Development Studies offers well-tailored courses at certificate, diploma and advanced diploma levels.
  • Our courses at KIDS are all responsive to correct community problems.
  • Our courses are practical and prepare our students to be able to initiate action-oriented projects both at self-level or in employment.
  • KIDS believes that if people are empowered, they can make an immense contribution to social and economic development.
  • We believe that development is a partnership that calls for everybody to get involved.
  • Our trainees are prepared to get involved in a special way.

Courses offered at Kenya Institute of Development Studies

Certified Procurement and Supplies Professional of Kenya

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Professional Course
2 years

Sales and Marketing

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Diploma
2 years

Business Management

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Diploma
3 years

Business Management

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Certificate
6 months

Certified Public Accountants CPA

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Professional Course
3 years

Accounting Technician Diploma

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Diploma
2 years

Business Management

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Certificate
2 years

Human Resource Management

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Certificate
2 years

Certified Information Communication Technologist

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Professional Course
2 years

Business Management

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Diploma
6 months

Business Studies

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Diploma
2 years

Sales and Marketing

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Certificate
1 year

Human Resource Management

Kenya Institute of Development Studies
Diploma