This is a list of design schools that can teach you how to design, make and market clothes in Kenya.
1. Mcensal School of Fashion Design
They offer a diploma in Fashion and Clothing. As well as a higher national diploma in Art and Design. You can check out their Facebook .
2. Kenyatta University
KU offers a Degree in fashion design and marketing for 4 years. Additionally, Masters in fashion design and marketing for 18 months.
You can visit their website for more information here
3. University of Nairobi
UON offers a degree and masters program in Design. The degree is 4 years and Masters is for 2 years. You can visit their website for more information.
4. Evelyn College of Design
Evelyn College has attracted students from Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, Namibia and elsewhere. Full-time courses are from two to three years, depending on the level of skill each student possesses.
5. Vera Beauty & Fashion College
Vera Beauty College offers a range of Certificates, Diplomas, and Advanced Diplomas.The diplomas are 20 months long.You can visit their website here .
6. Buruburu Institute Of Fine Arts
The Buruburu Institute of Fine Arts is located in phase four of Buruburu estate in Nairobi city. It is the most popular for its diploma and certificate courses in Arts and Design. Call 0721 837917 to find it more information.
7. Ashleys School of Fashion and Design
Ashleys School of Fashion and Design offers you an opportunity to train as a professional fashion designer.
They offer diplomas in Fashion Design for 20 months. Moreover, they offer diplomas in fabric decoration and accessories making. In addition, they offer short courses for 3 months in clothing constructions. Find out more information on their website.
Metta has designed an 8-week intensive program to help designers. You learn how to define and improve your fashion value chain. From how you design, brand yourself and the product. To how you get you and your product to the market. This program is for upcoming fashion designers. They have a focus on strategically turning their talent into a sustainable venture. You can find out more information here.
I hope this list will make your decision to study fashion design easier. Register in any of the schools. In the case you have been to any of these schools, share your experiences.