Techwin Limited is a leading manufacturer and distributor of stainless-steel equipment within various industries such as; dairy & food processing, hospitality, healthcare, learning institutions, and architectural industries. With a state-of-the-art manufacturing plant, Techwin provides design, manufacture, supply, install, and maintenance of a wide range of customized engineering equipment.
Techwin has been providing modern equipment to Zetech University and is a key partner in the development of our Technology Park Mang'u Campus including the solar installation. They have also designed and installed our modern training kitchen equipment in Stanbank, Ruiru, and Mang'u Campuses.
The collaboration intends to provide students with valuable soft skills through the ReadytoWork Program.The Parties aim to create a community where students are prepared for the workforce by developing their skills for their potential career paths
In an effort to improve students experience, Zetech University has collaborated with Qwetu residence to provide Affordable and decent accommodation. To see their offerings or book a hostel:https://qwetu.co.ke/
The mutual partnership between Zetech University and W&RSETA (South Africa) Is to carry out an intervention for Informal Traders’ Development in Entrepreneurship in South Africa In 2023, 120 Informal traders from South Africa benefited from the programme. The overall purpose of this programme is to grow and ensure the sustainability of informal traders within the South African Wholesale and Retail Sector businesses. The areas of training and mentorship include: Business Automation, Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Business planning, Branding and Marketing
AA Kenya is a recognised institution with an affiliation to Federation Internationale Automobile (FIA) with a niche in driving courses. Zetech University collaborated with AA Kenya to offer driving courses at a discounted fee to students, alumni, and staff. The collaboration also aims to boost the CSR Activities held by the two institutions in training motorists on road safety.
UNIVERSITY OF THE WITSWATERSRAND JOHANNESBURG
Zetech University has collaborated with the Business school to jointly implement the induction Module for 120 Informal traders’ development and immersion project sponsored by W&RSETA
Manipal Academy of higher education- Dubai Campus
Engagement to facilitate students and staff exchange and conduct joint research between the two institutions
Digital Divide Data (DDD)
Digital Divide Data (DDD) is a social enterprise that delivers digital content, data and research services to clients worldwide. DDD provides technology-enabled data preparation services including data labelling and annotation for machine learning, data collection, curation and structuring, content digitization, and web scraping.DDD has been giving scholarships to students at Zetech University.
The University of Juba
Zetech signed a partnership with the University of Juba for joint offering of hospitality and tourism programs at all levels in Juba, South Sudan.
M-PESA Foundation Academy
M-Pesa Foundation Academy aims to turn dreamers into change makers and future leaders through an interpersonal learning system and an IB curriculum designed to nurture innovation. The partnership with Zetech University is aimed at provision of additional pastoral support for the academy
Water Services Providers Association
Partnership on climate smart innovations and sustainability, joint research, capacity building and consultancy
Kenya Climate Innovation Center
Pipeline generation, Capacity building on the area of climate innovation, joint research
eMentoring Africa is an NGO that blends mentorship with guidance, values and personal development to school-age/adolescent children (upper primary and high school level) as well as skills transfer and employment linkages to youth who have attained employment age. The partnership is meant for student mentorship and recruitment of fresh graduates for work experience programs
LIGHT FOR THE WORLD
Light for the World is an NGO In Kenya that promotes the economic empowerment of people with disabilities through our “InBusiness” initiative. The initiative brings together disability inclusion advocates with public and private sector institutions to co-create sustainable ways of engaging people with disabilities in employment, business and education, while creating shareable models of good practice.
Craydel is transforming how students and working professionals in Africa search, match & apply to their best-fit higher education. Through the partnership many students have selected Zetech as their university of choice both for locally and internationally
The Tamarind Group
Partnership for student placement (attachment, internships and work enrolment on both part time and full-time basis. Through the partnership, students taking hospitality are able to work during weekends as casuals while others get attachment opportunities.
The partnership will see the two parties hold joint innovation hackathons where ideas can be monetised, capacity building, communication and media partnerships
Zetech signed a partnership for ICT Training and Certification with Comptia. This will enable students to get access to high-quality IT curriculum, learning resources and industry-recognized certifications to effectively deliver tech talent to the global workforce.
Edukans Kenya is an NGO whose aim is to provide children and young people around the world with quality education. Zetech signed a partnership for capacity building and grants proposal writing with Edukans Kenya.
Partners for Care
Partners for Care is an Atlanta-based 501 (C) 3 founded in 2008 with staff and operations in Kenya, Africa. We are a compassion-driven, faith based, nonprofit providing hope and health through sustainable solutions to the problems of poverty and disease. Our Kenya staff and programs are changing thousands of lives by eliminating needless suffering and death caused by preventable diseases – including malaria, HIV/AIDS, waterborne illnesses and malnutrition.The engagement with Zetech University involves joint research, Digital literacy to prisoners in Kenya and CSR activities where Zetech donated mobility carts
MojaTu is an NGO that provides educational scholarships to children in need in developing countries. The organisation is in a partnership with Zetech University to sponsor financially disadvantaged students. So far, the firm has sponsored over 10 students pursuing different programmes at the University with plans to scale up the number of students sponsored in upcoming semesters.Through such collaborations, the Institution is able to provide quality education to thousands of Kenyans.
For more information visit their website here: https://mojatu.org/
The University entered into a partnership with Powermax Ltd aimed at bridging the gap between university training and market expectations through provision of attachment and internship opportunities to Zetech students. The firm, a subsidiary of Backmart Group, absorbs Zetech students to undertake technology and engineering-based roles in their different stations across the Country.
Focused on empowering youth in Kenya, Specific Talent signed an MOU with Zetech University to provide students with internship and employment opportunities at their establishments located in different parts of the country. Through this collaboration, students from different schools and faculties will join the firm’s 500 employees, will gain work experience through Specific Talent’s extensive network all over Kenya.
Kenya Prisons Service
In a bid to enhance the rehabilitation of inmates, the Kenya Prisons Service signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with NGO Partners for care and Zetech University to provide education training to inmates in different recreational facilities across the Country.
This development comes amid plans by the Interior Ministry to convert the Kenyan prisons into a state corporation, a step which will require the necessary IT skills for every area of specialization. The MOU, signed by the Nairobi Regional Commander Wairimu Thang’ate (HSC), Zetech University Vice Chancellor Prof. Njenga Munene and Partners for Care Executive Director Samuel Wanjau, has seen the NGO provide equipment including computers and additional resources while Zetech provides training and certification.
For more information visit their website here: Kenya Prisons Service
Zetech University’s partnership with entertainment outfit Kaka Empire has been a major boost to students studying Art, music production and business programmes. The mentorship and network offered through the cooperation has helped students identify and exploit their talents to enable them earn a living and thrive in self-employment.
Kaka Empire is headed by influential musician Kennedy Ombima commonly identified by his stage moniker “King Kaka” who serves as the firm’s CEO. His music label was roped in by the University back in the year 2016 and the partnership is active to date.
This partnership has seen the institution leverage on opportunities for students in the areas of entrepreneurship and talent development and has played a role in encouraging them to dream big.
In response to the demands of technology and education, the University entered a partnership with multinational IT firm IBM to build capacity and skills set among students. Through this collaboration, students, faculty and the community access interactive learning opportunities to develop skills in emerging technologies.
The partnership has seen the establishment of an IBM Skills Academy in the Zetech student and faculty fraternity where trainees will be trained to use advanced computing technologies to address local and national challenges. The Skills lab, an Academic Technical Certification Program for universities, also assist students to prepare for a rewarding career in IT.
To learn more about the firm, visit IBM
Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry
The University signed a deal with the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kiambu) to enhance capacity building among the youth. The firms signed an MOU with the aim of developing skilled and innovative workforce for the industry.
The collaboration was informed by a needs assessment study conducted by the University that pointed out the need of providing continuity in governance in public and private sector reforms, which must be spearheaded by progressive human capital, in line with Vision 2030.
The partnership provides internship opportunities for students; additionally, it has built the Varsity’s research efforts by engaging students to assess gaps in businesses founded in Kiambu County.
To learn more about the firm, visit Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry
The University has collaborated with Sameer Agriculture and Livestock Ltd to provide opportunities for students to gain experience of the job market. As Zetech trains students through teaching and employability engagements for the job market, a strong and diverse collaboration with the community is being developed.
To learn more about the firm, visit Sameer Group
In an effort to bridge the gap between academia and industry, the University has partnered with Samchi Group to provide internship and employment opportunities to students. The collaboration will see the institution leverage on Samchi’s large distribution network and provide students with exposure in different areas including hospitality, business, and technology.
The MOU is aiding University to achieve its vision through pairing academic knowledge and practical experience while preparing qualified manpower in the different industries. Additionally, students will benefit from regular public lecturers and engagement with Ms Muchemi.
For more information visit: Samchi
Huawei Technologies and Government
Zetech University signed an MOU with Huawei Technologies to become a Huawei Authorized Information Network Academy (HAINA), in line with the Varsity’s efforts to prepare graduates for the employment and entrepreneurial market.
The two firms signed an MOU in 2018 and partnered with the Government of Kenya to provide students with an exhilarating IT experience.
This has resulted in:
- The University trained over 400 Kenyans in the Presidential Digitalent Training programme to equip them with digital literacy skills for employment and business.
- Zetech recognised as the Best Huawei ICT Academy and lecturer Samuel Kinuthia rewarded for as the Best Lecturer in Kenya, in 2018.
- Our Bachelor of Science in Information Technology student Kennedy Muthaura was the top student in Kenya in the Huawei ICT 2018-2019 Southern Africa Competition.
- He thereafter joined about 30000 students in the African edition in South Africa, emerging second in the contest.
- The partnership has grown through investment in training resources, including a sh5M investment by the tech firm to enhance the faculty of ICT.
You can learn more about the firm here