Kenya Utalii College courses, admission requirements and fee structure

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Below are the courses offered at Kenya Utalii College, admission requirements and fees structure:

REGULAR COURSES

COURSEREQUIREMENTS FEES STRUCTURE
DESCRIPTION    
AWARD8-4-4(KCSE) CandidatesOther equivalent qualificationKenyanInternational
  equitable to KCSEStudentsStudents
   (Per annum)(Per annum)
HotelKCSE Aggregate C ,English C+ and Mathematics/BusinessAt least one principal pass atKshs 164,700US$8000
ManagementStudies C- or any other equivalent qualification or KUCAdvanced Level.2nd Division at “O”  
(3 Years-graduates of the 1 ½ or 2 year certificate(Hotel related)coursesLevel, or equivalent with good  
Diploma)may apply provided they passed with Distinction or Credit;credits in both English Language  
 with KCSE Aggregate Cand Mathematics.  
     
Travel & TourismKCSE Aggregate C, English C+ and Mathematics/GeographyAt least one principal pass atKshs 160,200US$8000
ManagementC- or any other equivalent qualification or KUC graduates ofAdvanced Level.2nd Division at “O”  
(3 Years-the 1 ½ or 2 years certificate (Tourism Related) courses mayLevel, or equivalent with good  
Diploma)apply provided they passed with Distinction or Credit; withcredits in both English Language  
 KCSE Aggregate C.and Mathematics.  
     
Travel OperationsKCSE Aggregate C-, English C-and Mathematics/Geography2nd Division at “O” Level, with aKshs 156,200US$8000
(1 ½ Years-D+ or any other equivalent qualification or KUC graduates ofcredit in English Language and a  
Certificate)6 months Tourism related courses may apply provided theypass in Mathematics.  
 passed with Distinction or Credit; with KCSE Aggregate C-.   
     
Tour GuidingKCSE Aggregate C-, English C- and Mathematics/History/2nd Division at “O” Level, with aKshs 156,200US$8000
&Administration/Geography D+ or any KUC graduates of 6 months Tourismcredit in English Language and a  
(1 ½ Years-related courses may apply provided they passed withpass in Mathematics.  
Certificate)Distinction or Credit; with KCSE Aggregate C-.   
     
Front OfficeKCSE Aggregate C-, English C-, Mathematics/Business2nd Division at “O” Level, with aKshs 157,700US$8000
OperationsStudies D+ or any other equivalent qualification or KUCcredit in English Language and a  
(1 ½ Years-graduates of short course: Front Desk Techniques may applypass in Mathematics.  
Certificate)provided they passed with Distinction or Credit; with KCSE   
 Aggregate C-.   
     
Food ProductionKCSE Aggregate C-, English C- and Mathematics/Home3rd Division at “O” Level, or itsKshs 157,700US$8000
(1 ½ Years-Science D+ or any other equivalent qualification or KUCequivalent with a credit in English  
Certificate)graduates of short course: Kitchen Operation Techniques/Cakelanguage and a pass in Mathematics  
 Making & Decoration/Pastry & Bakery may apply provided   
 they passed with Distinction or Credit; with KCSE Aggregate   
 C-.   
Food ProductionKCSE Aggregate: D+ Kshs 157,700Not open to
ApprenticeshipEnglishC-(Minus)  international
(2 Years-MathematicsD(Plain)  students
Certificate)Applicants must be Cooks with at least 2 years work   
 experience in a reputable and classified hotel/restaurant.   
 Nomination forms are obtainable from the employer. The   
 nomination form must be endorsed by the Human Resources   
 Manager/Executive.   
House Keeping &KCSE Aggregate C-, English C- or any other equivalent3rd Division at “O” Level, or itsKshs 154,700US$8000
Laundryqualification. equivalent with a credit in English  
(1 ½ Years-  language and a pass in Mathematics.  
Certificate)     
Food & BeverageKCSE Aggregate C-, English C- or any other equivalent3rd Division at “O” Level, or itsKshs 154,700US$8000
Service and Salesqualification equivalent with a credit in English  
1 ½ Years-  language and a pass in Mathematics.  
Certificate)     
      

NB: The applicable KCSE aggregate is mandatory for all courses. Applicants with either the 1 ½, 2 years or short-course qualification are therefore required to have met the aggregate before applying for Diploma or any other full-time course.

The fee covers tuition, meals, accommodation at the College, limited medical care (at the College’s clinic), textbooks and uniforms. The fee is subject to change from time to time. Candidates wishing to sponsor themselves are required to submit an irrevocable letter of financial guarantee for the full payment of fees. We wish to emphasize that admission is subject to meeting the academic qualifications and availability of places in the course applied for. International applicants are requested to submit their applications not later than the end of February of the intended year of study.

We should take this opportunity to inform all applicants that tuition is in English Language. Accordingly, all applicants are expected to be fluent in both written and spoken English.

TO APPLY:

  1. Submit a completed application form, indicating your county/country of birth and ensure that you attach copies of your

KCSE /O level certificate, school leaving certificate and National Identity Card (or Birth Certificate). You should also provide a reliable postal address, email and telephone contact.

  • The forms may be downloaded from Kenya Utalii College Website: www.utalii.ac.ke or collected from Admissions Office-Kenya Utalii College Nairobi or our town campus at (Utalii House).
  • Deposit a non-refundable application fee of Kshs. 1000 (or US$50-for non-Kenyans) in any branch of the Co-operative Bank. The account details are indicated below:


Bank:

Branch:

Account Name:

Account No.:

Cooperative Bank of Kenya

Stima Plaza

Kenya Utalii College Fees Account

01129070937100

Write your name on the backside of the bank slip and attach the original slip to your application form.

NB: Application from candidates not meeting the specific academic requirements will not be acknowledged.

Applications must be addressed to:-     
The Principal & C.E.OAttention: Head of Admissions
Kenya Utalii CollegeEmail: admissions@utalii.ac.ke
      
P.O.BOX 31052-00600Website: www.utalii.ac.ke
    
NAIROBIMobile: 0722205891/2, 0733410005

Self-sponsored/Part-time Courses

Certificate in Food & Beverage Service and Sales
Duration: 1 ½ Years
Requirements: KCSE Aggregate C-, English C- or any other equivalent qualification
Mode of Study: Full Time
Tuition: Kshs. 166,700 or US$ 8,000
Campus: Main Campus

Certificate in Housekeeping & Laundry
Duration: 1 ½ Years
Requirements: KCSE Aggregate C-, English C- or any other equivalent qualification
Mode of Study: Full Time
Tuition: Kshs. 160,000 or US$ 8,000
Campus: Main Campus

Certificate in Front Office Operations
Duration: 1 ½ Years
Requirements: KCSE Aggregate C-, English C- and Mathematics/ Business Studies D+ or any other equivalent qualification.
Mode of Study: Full Time
Tuition: Kshs. 156,700 or US$ 8,000
Campus: Main Campus

Self-Sponsored Full-time Part-time Courses

SELF-SPONSOREDREQUIREMENTSDURATIONMODE OFFEES PER ANNUM
FULL-TIME/SHORT   STUDYKenyansNon-
COURSES    
    (Kshs)Kenyans
      (US$)
Certificate in Food &KCSE Aggregate C-,1 ½ yrsFull Time166,7008,000
Beverage Service andEnglish C- or any other     
Salesequivalent qualification.     
Certificate inKCSE Aggregate C-,1 ½ yrsFull Time160,7008,000
Housekeeping &English C- or any other     
Laundryequivalent     
Certificate in FrontKCSE Aggregate1 ½ yrsFull Time156,7008,000
Office OperationsC-, English C-,     
 and Mathematics/     
 Bus. Studies D+ or     
 any  other equivalent     
 qualification.     
French Level 1KCSE/ “O” Level3Months2.00pm -4.00pm30,000670
German Level 1KCSE/ “O” Level3Months2.00pm -4.00pm30,000670
Front Desk TechniquesKCSE/ ‘O’ Level3Months2.00pm -4.00pm40,000670
 Certificate     
Hotel InformationKCSE/ ‘O’ Level2Months2.00pm -4.00pm35,000670
Systems (Opera)Certificate     
Kitchen OperationsKCSE/ “O” Level1MonthFull Time50,0001000
Techniques      
Pastry & BakeryKCSE/ “O” Level1MonthFull Time50,0001000
Techniques      
Cake Making &KCSE/ “O” Level1MonthFull Time50,0001000
Decorations      
Food & BeveragePreference given to3Months10.00pm-1.30pm40,000670
Service and Salesthose with working     
Supervision Techniquesexperience or done     
 Banqueting course     
Supervisoryto3 Months45,000890 
Management in     
Organizations     
Banqueting  40,000670 
Techniques     
Housekeeping  40,000670 
Techniques     
Laundry and Dry-  35,000670 
Cleaning Techniques     
Customer Care  35,000  
Travel Agency  56,000  
Techniques     
(foundation)     
Travel Agency     
Techniques     
(Consultancy)     
Airline Cabin Crew     
Basic Certification     
course for practicing     
Tour Guides     

Short Courses

Front Desk Techniques
Duration: 3 Months
Tuition Fee: Kshs. 40,000 or US$ 670 for non-Kenyans
Campus: Main Campus

Hotel information Systems (Opera)
Duration: 2 Months
Tuition: Kshs. 35,000 or US$670
Campus: Main Campus

Food & Beverage Control
Duration: 2 Months
Tuition: Kshs. 35,000.00 or US$ 670
Campus: Main Campus

Cake Making & Decoration
Duration: 1 Month
Tuition: Kshs. 50,000 or US$ 1,000
Campus: Main Campus

Pastry and Bakery
Duration: 1 Month
Tuition: Kshs. 50,000.00 or US$ 1,000
Campus: Main Campus

Kitchen Operation Techniques
Duration: 1 Month
Tuition: Kshs. 50,000.00 or US$1,000
Campus: Main Campus

Food Safety & Hygiene Practices in Food Establishment
Duration: 1 Month
Tuition: Kshs. 50,000.00 or US$1,000
Campus: Main Campus

Supervisory Management in Organizations
Duration: 3 Months
Tuition: Kshs. 45,000.00 or US$890
Campus: Main Campus
Preference given to those with working experience

Food & Beverage Service Supervision
Duration: 3 Months
Tuition: Kshs. 40,000.00 or US$ 670
Campus: Main Campus
Preferably KUC graduates of Short Course in Banqueting, Basic F&B Service, Minimum working experience of 1year as: Captains, F&B supervisors, Assistant Headwaiters /Waitresses.

Banqueting Operation Techniques
Duration: 3 Months
Tuition: Kshs. 40,000.00 or US$ 670
Campus: Main  Campus

Barista
Duration: 3 Months
Tuition: Kshs. 40,000.00 or US$ 670
Campus: Main Campus

Bar Operations Techniques
Duration: 3 Months
Tuition: Kshs. 40,000.00 or US$ 670
Campus: Main Campus

Housekeeping Operations Techniques
Duration: 3 Months
Tuition: Kshs. 40,000.00 or US$ 670
Campus: Main Campus

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Operations Techniques
Duration: 3 Months
Tuition: Kshs. 35,000.00 or US$ 670
Campus: Main Campus

KENYA UTALII COLLEGE CONTACTS

Contacts

Nairobi Campus (Main Campus) Off Thika Road

P.O Box 31052-00600 Nairobi

Phone:+254 733 600 584 / +254 722 205 492 

Emailinfo@utalii.ac.ke

Town Campus Nairobi

Phone

Emailinfo@utalii.ac.ke

Directions & Hours

Kenya Utalii College  is located along Thika Road right next to Kenya Utalii Hotel and opposite Sir Yusuf Ali Sports Club 

Hours of Operation

Seven days a week, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM 

By Car

If you are driving from Town on Thika Road take the exit and turn Right at Survey to join Traffic heading to Town then Turn left at the Utalii hotel , the college is on your right just past Utalii Hotel.

If you are driving  from Thika towards Town turn left on the Utalii hotel junction 

Parking

The college provides free and secure parking.We have enough parking facilities

By Bus/Matatu

Take any Matatus plying the Thika road Route and alight at the Utalii/Nys Stage and crossover using the fly over bridge if you are coming from Town

If you are coming from Thika alight at the Utalii Stage.