Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology-RVIST; Courses, Student portal portal.rvist.ac.ke & Contacts

Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology-RVIST is a certified institute that offers courses at Higher National Diploma,Diploma, Certificate and Artisan Levels as well as Tailor-made courses and Consultancies. It has three campuses (Main Campus in Nakuru, Nakuru Town Campus and Kericho Town Campus) that offer a wide range of courses both full-time and part-time.

Minimum Requirement to pursue Artisan, Certificate and Diploma courses at RVIST

  1. Mean grade C-(Minus) and above for all Diploma courses.
  2. Mean grade D (Plain) and above for all Certificate Courses.
  3. Mean grade D-(Minus) or KCPE for Artisan Courses.
  4. ATC Level I – D+ (Plus) with D+ (plus) in Mathematics, English.
  5. CPA I – C+ (Plus) with C+(Plus) in Mathematics, English.

Courses Offered at Rift Valley Institute Of Science and Technology-RVIST

There are 9 admitting Departments namely:

1.Electrical and Electronics Department

Here is a list of courses offered under Electrical and Electronics Department

Artisan in Electrical installation
Craft in Electrical and Electronics –Power option (Module I & II)
Craft in Electrical and Electronics – Electronics option(Module I & II)
Craft in Electrical and Electronics- Telecommunication option (Module I & II)
Diploma  in Electrical and Electronics Engineering-Power (Module I, II & III)
Diploma  in Electrical and Electronics Engineering- Telecommunication (Module I, II & III)
Diploma  in Electrical and Electronics Engineering- Instrumentation (Module I, II & III)

 

2.Hospitality and Tourism Service Department

Here is a list of courses offered under department of Hospitality and Tourism Service

Artisan in Garment Making
Artisan in Food and Beverages
Craft in Fashion and Design
Craft in Food and Beverages Production and Service
Diploma  in  Clothing  Technology
Diploma in Food and Beverages Management
Diploma in Tourism Management
Craft in Tour and Guiding
Higher National Diploma in Food and Beverage

 

3.Agricultural and Mechanical Engineering Department

Here is a list of courses offered under department of Agricultural and Mechanical Engineering

 

Artisan in Automotive Engineering
Artisan in Motor Vehicle Mechanics
Craft in General Agriculture
Craft in Mechanical Engineering (Module I & II)
Craft in Motor Vehicle Mechanics   (Automotive) (Module I & II)
Craft in Agricultural Mechanics
Diploma in Automotive Engineering  (Module I, II & III)
Diploma in Agricultural Engineering
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Production) (Module I, II & III)

 

4.ICT Department

Here is a list of courses offered under ICT Department

International Computer Driving License (ICDL)
Craft in Information Studies Module 1 & 11 (.Library)
Diploma in Information Studies
Diploma in Computer Studies
Diploma in Information Communication Technology (ICT) Module 1, 11 & 111
Diploma in Information Communication Technology (ICT) Module 11 & 111
Craft in Information Technology (CIT) Module I & II
Computer Packages
CISCO

 

5.Building and Civil Department

Here is a list of courses offered under Building and Civil Department

Craft in Carpentry and Joinery
Craft in Masonry
Craft in Plumbing & Building services
Diploma in  Water Technology
Diploma in Building(Module I, II & III)
Diploma in Civil Engineering(Module I, II & III)
Diploma in Architecture (Module I, II & III)

 

6. Health and Applied Science Department

Here is a list of courses offered under department of Health and Applied Science

Craft in Science Laboratory Technology
Craft in Petroleum Geoscience ( Module I & II)
Diploma in Analytical Chemistry
Diploma in Applied Biology
Diploma in Petroleum Geoscience (Module I, II & III)
Diploma in Dietetic and Nutrition  Management module 1, 11, 111.
Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology
Diploma in Medical Engineering
Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology

 

7.Liberal Studies Department

Here is a list of courses offered  under department of Liberal studies

Certificate in Early Childhood Development
Certificate in Social Work and Community Development
Diploma in Community development and Social work (Module 1, 11, 111)
 Diploma in Early Childhood Development

 

8.Business Studies Department

Here is a list of courses offered under department of Business Studies

Higher Diploma in Human Resource
Higher Diploma in Secretarial Studies
Diploma in Supply Chain Management (Module I, II & III)
Diploma in Accountancy
Diploma in Banking and Finance
Diploma in Business Management (Module I, II & III)
Diploma in Cooperative Management
Diploma in Marketing
Diploma in Human Resource Module 1, 11, 111
Diploma in Secretarial Studies
Craft in Secretarial Studies (Single and Group
Certificate in Secretarial Studies (Modules 1& 11)
Craft in Sales and Marketing (Module 1& 11)
Craft in Supply Chain  Management (Module I & II)
Craft in Banking and Finance
Craft in Business Management

(Module I & II)

Craft in Human Resource Management (Module 1 & 11)
ATC I & II
CPA 1, CPA 2

 

Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology-RVIST Student Portal

To log in to RVIST Student portal Click on this link http://portal.rvist.ac.ke

Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology-RVIST Contacts, Website and Email

P. O. Box 7182 – 20100
Nakuru
Kenya

 

Email principal@rvist.ac.ke
Phone MAIN CAMPUS: 0720668238, 0202079754. TOWN CAMPUS: 0724769888
Website http://www.rvist.ac.ke