Best Fashion Design Colleges In Kenya

Best Fashion Design Colleges In Kenya

Here is a list of the Best Fashion Design Colleges In Kenya

1. Mcensal School Of Fashion Design

Launched in 2009, the school has quickly become the top fashion college in Kenya, offering certification from Edexcel and Btec. The school’s goal is to produce the next generation of gifted fashion designers set to revolutionise the fashion industry in Africa.

Location: Adalyn Flats, Adjacent to Nairobi Baptist Church, Off Ngong Road.

Contact: 0715 530 309.

2. Delight School Of Fashion & Design 

Delight School offers Artisan, Certificate and Diploma courses in fashion & design, tailoring and dressmaking. The courses are approved by TVET and NITA.

Location: 1st Floor, Delight Centre, Muindi Mbingu Street, Opposite Jevanjee Gardens, Nairobi.

Contact: 0722 533 771.

3. The B.A Fashion Institute

The BA Institute is a hybrid Kenyan fashion institution run by qualified lecturers who have trained in the leading fashion institutions in Kenya. The institution uses a modern approach to fashion education by focusing on industry learning as well as online learning approach.

Location: Nairobi Art Centre, Kauria Close, Lavington.

Contact: 0721 365 517.

4. Buruburu Institute Of Fine Arts

It is a technical and vocational training college for young talented artists and designers. The institute specialises in training Certificate and Diploma courses in fashion design, graphic design, interior design, drawing and painting design.

Location: Along Mumias South Road, Buruburu, Nairobi.

Contact: 0721 837 917.

5. Zion College Of Fashion & Textile Design

Zion College offers Diploma, Advanced Certificate, Certificate and foundation courses in fashion and design.

Location: House No 3, Prime Office Suites, Kindaruma Road, Kilimani.

Contacts: 0722 523 798, 0795 889 802.

6. MEFA Institute Of Design

MEFA Institute is an independent internationally owned and fully accredited higher education institute specialising in fashion design education.

Location: 245 Murigi Road, Nairobi.

Contacts: 0741 777 848, 0735 633 102.

7. Vera Beauty & Fashion College

It is a TVETA approved institute that offers fashion design and creative arts courses that cover illustration, sketching, pattern making, fabric selection, cutting & stitching. Upon completion of the course, a learner is able to design and make own collection of clothes and accessories.

The college has campuses in Nairobi, Eldoret, Meru, Thika and Mombasa.

Contacts: 0704 577 577, 0725 923 550.

8. Intrinsic Falconry Fashions

It is a fashion design institute that offers exceptional and affordable fashion design courses that cover all areas of the trade.

Location: Kenya Cinema Plaza, Nairobi.

Contact: 0722 473 032.

9. East Africa Institute Of Certified Studies

It is a renowned institution that offers affordable fashion design courses. Students get the chance to study fashion trends, sketch designs, selection of colours, fabrics and styles. The institute has campuses in Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu.

Contacts: 0722 857 450, 0723 891 404.

10. Evelyne College Of Design

Evelyne College Of Design was established in 1976 by top fashion designers in the country. The college offers fashion design, interior design and fine arts courses.

Contact: 020 434 8839.

How much does it cost to study Fashion Design in Kenya?


This course costs about KSH 10,000 to 40,000 in some institutions and this will earn you a diploma degree. Fashion and design have so many branches and you will need to pick one so that you can become a professional in it.