Welcome to Bumbe Technical Training Institute - Your Gateway to Excellence in Research, Innovation, and Training!.

We are located along the shores of Lake Victoria in Busia County, Samia Sub-County, Funyula constituency and Bwiri Ward.
The initial funding for the construction of the Technical School was by the local community, Anglican Church of Kenya (ACK) and the European Economic Community (EEC). The institute is sponsored by the ACK and supported by the Ministry of Education (MOE).

We offer programmes leading to the award of diplomas, Craft and Artisan Certificates in technical, vocational, and entrepreneurial education and training. This mandate is derived from the TVET Act of 2013.

At Bumbe Technical Training Institute, we take immense pride in our commitment to fostering excellence in education, research, and innovation. Our institute stands as a beacon of opportunity for those seeking to embark on a journey of knowledge and skill development.

With a rich history of academic success and a vision for a bright future, we offer a wide range of technical training programs and resources designed to equip our students with the tools they need to succeed in a rapidly evolving world.


To be a centre of excellence in technical training innovation and applied research.


To provide research driven technical and entrepreneurial training, for self-reliance in a competitive market and national production system.


Education for self-reliance.

Core Values

In the execution on our training, innovation and research mandate, we are committed to the guidance and adherance to the following core values

  1. Professionalism.
  2. Integrity.
  3. Transparency and accountability.
  4. Teamwork and collegiality.
  5. Equity and fairness.
  6. Responsibility and commitment to purpose.

Strategic Objectives

  • To increase access to quality and relevant education and training opportunities
  • To institutionalize Innovation, Applied Research and Development
  • To integrate ICT in training and service delivery
  • To improve on infrastructure development
  • To strengthen institute capacity and competitiveness
  • To enhance sound governance and management
  • To establish linkages and collaborations with the local and global partners

Quality Policy Statement

Bumbe Technical Training Institute is committed to be a centre of excellence in Research, Innovation & Technical Training by providing research driven technical & entrepreneurial training for self-reliance in a competitive market and national production system.

In pursuit of this commitment, the Institute shall comply with all applicable requirements and continually improve its effectiveness by implementing a Quality Management System based on ISO 9001:2015.

The Institute shall review this Policy and established Quality Objectives on an annual basis for continued relevance and suitability

Our Partners