Food Technology Diploma

KNEC

Diploma 3 years

Overview

The Food Technology diploma program is designed to enable the trainee to utilize locally available resources to process specific food products. Upon completion, the trainee will be qualified to work in food processing industries in production capacity, to carry out research, or venture into entrepreneurship in the food industry.

Upon graduating, the diploma graduate can work as:

  • A technician in food processing industry
  • Maintenance technician
  • Middle level management

Objectives

The main objective of the Food Technology diploma program is to equip the trainee with knowledge, practical skills and attitudes to work in the Food processing industry.

Specifically, it is expected that at the end of the course, the trainee should be able to:

  • Operate common types of food processing equipment and machinery.
  • Choose appropriate raw materials and equipment for processing.
  • Apply the principles of food processing in industry.
  • Have a good foundation for further training in food processing industry

Entry requirements

A person seeking to be registered as a student for the Food Technology Diploma program must show evidence of being a holder of one of the following qualifications:

  • KCSE Mean Grade C- (Minus) OR
  • a Pass in relevant Craft Course

Colleges offering Food Technology Diploma course

Kivuli College
Private College
Kabete Constituency
Havard Institute of Development Studies
Private College
Kabete Constituency
Beacon Technical Training Institute
Private College
Rongai Constituency
Aims College of Business and Technology
Private College
Nairobi County
Aberdare Institute of Business and Catering
Private College
Ruiru Constituency
Alphax College
Private College
Ruiru Constituency
Jodan College of Technology
Private College
Thika Town Constituency
Mwangaza College
Private College
Nakuru Town East Constituency
Kenya Institute of Professional Studies
Private College
Nairobi County
Carlile College
Private College
Nairobi County
The Kabete National Polytechnic
National Polytechnic
Nairobi County
Rift Valley Institute of Business Studies
Private College
Nakuru Town East Constituency
Christian Industrial Training Centre
Private College
Nairobi County
PC Kinyanjui Technical Training Institute
Public College
Nairobi County
Nairobi Technical Training Institute
Public College
Nairobi County

Entry requirements

A person seeking to be registered as a student for the Food Technology Diploma program must show evidence of being a holder of one of the following qualifications:

  • KCSE Mean Grade C- (Minus) OR
  • a Pass in relevant Craft Course

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