This is a list of the best ECDE colleges in Kenya. Early Childhood and Development Education (ECDE) colleges are tasked with offering holistic training to early childhood caregivers. Most of the colleges offer Diploma and Certificate courses in ECDE. For Diploma courses, one needs to have attained C plain and above and D+ for Certificate courses.
In no particular order, here is a list of the best ECDE colleges in Kenya.
1. Kipsigis Teachers Training College
Kipsigis TTC is a Christian sponsored institution offering quality and affordable ECDE training at diploma and certificate levels.
Contacts: 0728 242 252, 0723 464 904.
2. Tambach Teachers Training College
It is a public teachers training college located in Tambach, Elgeyo-Marakwet County. It offers ECDE training at diploma and certificate levels.
Contact: 0717 822016
3. Amicus Teacher Training College
It is a private institution that was established in 2000. It offers certificate and diploma courses in Early Childhood Development and Education.
Location: Loiyangalani Drive, Nairobi.
Contacts: 0722 702 223, 0722 709 921.
4. Nyeri Catholic ECDE Teachers Training College
The college trains both diploma and certificate students in both pre-service and inservice programs. It is located in a serene environment in Nyeri.
Contact: 0720 922 111.
5. Shanzu Teachers Training College
The college started operating in 1967. It offers DPTE, ECDE teachers training, diploma and certificate courses in business related fields.
Location: Along Mombasa-Malindi Road, Near Shimo La Tewa Prison.
Contact: 0708 598 656.
6. Busia Teachers Training College
The college offers diploma and certificate courses in Early Childhood Development and Education.
Location: Busia Town.
Contact: 0722 455 797.
7. Bomet Teachers Training College
Bomet TTC is a learning institution built with the aim of giving world class training to its students.
Location: Bomet Town.
Contact: 0723 418 651.
8. Asumbi Teachers Training College
It is a public institution that offers affordable and reliable diploma and certificate courses in ECDE and P1.
Location: Asumbi Town.
8. Deans ECD College
The college was established to provide wholistic training to early childhood caregivers and thus ensure all round development of children between ages 0-6 years.
Location: Convent Drive, Lavington, Nairobi.
Contacts: 0733 611 349, 0722 511 526.
9. Nakuru Teachers College
It is one of the best teacher training colleges in Kenya. It offers diploma and certificate courses in ECDE for both regular and in-service students.
Location: Government Road, Nakuru.
Contact: 051 221 1607.
10. Sunrise Teachers Training College
It is a teachers college committed to quality education on early childhood education at both certificate and diploma levels. It has three campuses, one at Kinanie Market, Athi River Town and Afya Centre in Nairobi.
Contact: 0721 318 501.
11. MIT Teachers Training College
MIT is a fully registered teachers training college under the Ministry of Education. It offers ECDE at diploma and certificate levels.
Location: Posta Building, Mbolu Road, Machakos.
Contacts: 0708 829 487, 0733 287 555.