School of Computer Sciences
The School of Computer sciences at the Nairobi Institute of Business Studies is committed to teaching young students technical skills while showing them that the field of computer science can be engaging, exciting and have a positive impact on the world. Our vision is to attract a growing audience for our programs and to have these students gain experience with computer sciences and familiarity with a cohesive college environment over several terms.
Renowned for our teaching and research, we are one of the leading computer sciences schools in Kenya, having received recognition by the International Computer Driving License (ICDL) body, for our outstanding initiative and track record in providing training for this globally recognized certification.
Our links with industry ensure that we are responsive to their needs in our research and teaching.
We offer a range of certificate and diploma programmes in computer sciences and are renowned for the quality and breadth of our hands on and individualized teaching. The following programmes are offered in the Institution:
ICDL is the world's leading computer skills certification. The ICDL programme defines the skills and competencies necessary to use a computer and common computer applications. It offers a wide range of modules including Computer Essentials, Word Processing, spreadsheets, databases, project management and IT Security.
The Microsoft Office suite is an essential collection of desktop applications that includes Word for documents, Excel for spreadsheets, PowerPoint for presentations, Access for databases, and much more. It is a course tailored for those who wish to have the standard skill required to operate computers and use technology in the office environment.
This is an internationally recognized certification that provides students with a wide range of software, technical and technological ICT skills required by industry at the diploma level. A student can progress to selected number of international overseas universities for a Bachelor in Information Technology degree.
The course is intended to provide students with a wide range of software, technical and technological ICT skills required by industry at the diploma level. A graduate will be expected to develop an IT solution to a practical business problem using a technological approach.
The course is intended to provide students with technical and technological ICT skills required by industry at the certificate level. Provides the graduate with avenue to progression to DIPLOMA IN ICT MODULE II upon attainment of Credit and above. There are two modules in this course