Food Processing Technology (NVCET) Program Offered at Kenya YMCA College of Agriculture and Technology

Certificate 4 years Fee: on application Intake: Ongoing

Certificate (Accredited by: KNEC)

About Food Processing Technology (NVCET) Certificate program.

Food processing Technology includes a set of physical and chemical techniques in the transformation of food ingredients or agricultural products into food.

It includes many forms of processing foods, such as grinding grain to make raw flour to home cooking and complex industrial methods used to make convenience foods.

The benefits of ... read more

Objectives of Food Processing Technology (NVCET)

Vocational education in food processing technology is an education that prepares people to work in the food preparation industry as either chefs or waiters/waitresses. Vocational education is sometimes referred to as career and technical education.

The General Education component of the curriculum aims at providing the ... read more

Entry requirements for Food Processing Technology (NVCET)

The Minimum Entry Requirements are:

  • KCPE Certificate,
  • Any other equivalent qualification as approved by KNEC.

The duration for the course is 4 years including compulsory industrial attachment

  • Level one takes 2 years
  • Level two takes 2 years

About Kenya YMCA College of Agriculture and Technology

Kenya YMCA College Of Agriculture And Technology offers courses at both certificate and diploma levels in line with the YMCA shared vision of empowering Young People for African Renaissance. 

We offer courses in CERTIFICATE,  DIPLOMA, COMPUTER PACKAGES,  ARTISAN COURSES, AGRIBUSINESS PROMOTION SECTION.

We have boarding facilities with an open cafeteria.


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About KNEC

The Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) is the national body responsible for overseeing national examinations in Kenya, it is established under the Kenya National Examinations Council Act Cap 225A of the Laws of Kenya, in 1980. In 2012 this act was repealed and replaced with KNEC Act ... read more

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