Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Production Option)

Description of course

It’s the study of machinery, and how to manufacture and maintain it at all levels. It’s a limitless subject, which plays a role in everything from vehicles to cities, energy to artificial intelligence, military to healthcare, and everything in between.

Course career opportunity

Mechanical engineering is the broadest of the engineering subjects, giving you an insight into the others, and giving you the most wide-ranging career options. When you combine this with the fact that mechanical engineers are in demand in almost every sector, play your cards right and you may end up as one of the most employable graduates around. The available opportunities include:

  • Technical machine operator
  • Mechanical Technician
  • Maintenance manager
  • Turbine Operator
  • Machinery plant mechanic

The course is in modular form and it is designed to enable trainees acquire adequate Competence for formal and informal employment and at the same time prepare them for further training.

Examination Body: Kenya National Examinations Council, KNEC

Entry Requirements: KCSE Mean Grade C-