Fashion design is always dynamic, thanks to the change in culture, traditions, tastes and preferences as well as technology as time goes by. What is fashionable today may not be fashionable 10 years to come. There are a good number of beauty and fashion design colleges that are keen on providing such knowledge and training to its students. Below is a list of top 10 best fashion design colleges in Kenya:
1. Mcensal School of Fashion Design
Established in 2009, this institution is located at Adlife Plaza, 3rd floor. It is directly opposite Yaya Centre along Ring road Kilimani in Nairobi, Kenya. You can find out more using the college’s official portal.
2. Zion College of Fashion & Textile Design
This institution is situated off Ngong road. It offers basic and professional courses in fashion and design, custom design, repairs as well as adjustments.
3. Vera Beauty & Fashion College
This institution was founded in 1998 to meet the needs of the rising demand for professional training in hair, modelling, beauty and fashion and design. It is located at Emperor Plaza along Kenyatta avenue, Nairobi and it offers certificate, diploma and higher diploma on selected courses.
4. Kenya Textile Training Institute
This institution is located along Commercial street in Industrial area, Nairobi. It offers a good number of certificate and diploma courses in garment making, panel beating, machine printing, fashion design and machine printing.
5. Buruburu Institute of Fine Arts
This institution is situated along Mumias South road, Buruburu, Nairobi. It offers a wide variety of courses such as fashion design, fabric decoration, interior design, graphic design and art and design.
6. Evelyn College of Design
This institution was established in 1976 to offer training in clothing construction, fashion and textile. The good thing about this institution is that after training, it goes ahead and helps the students to get job placements.
7. Delight Tailoring Fashion & Design School Nairobi
This institution is located at Dev towers, 4th floor next to KCB bank along Biashara street, Nairobi. Apart from certificate and diploma courses, it also offers group master classes and professional workshops.
8. Kawangware School of Fashion and Design
This is a fairly new fashion and design school that is located at the Macharia road- Salim road junction in Kawangware, Nairobi, Kenya. It specializes mostly on certificate and diploma fashion courses.
9. Intrinsic Falconry Fashions
This institution is located at the Kenya Cinema Plaza, Nairobi, Kenya. It is one of the best fashion design schools in Kenya.
10. KIPS Technical College
Located in Nairobi, this institution is known to be one of the leading fashion schools in Kenya.