Building and Civil Engineering

Head of Department

Peter Gicharu

  The department of Building and Civil Engineering offers the opportunity to study a wide range of accredited courses in the areas of Civil Engineering and Building. We pride ourselves on the practical and vocational nature of our courses and their relevance to the demands of the industry. The Department currently fully equipped Workshops with modern equipments. The building and civil engineering industry provides employment opportunities for both male and female graduates in the fields of

Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Property, Architectural Technology, Quantity

Surveying and Forest Management among others.

The major areas of study in this department are;





Building and Construction

Water Technology


Civil Engineering

We hope you find the information useful and would welcome your Comments and Queries.

Thank you

Peter Gicharu

HOD BCE – Email; 

Courses Offered in BCE Department;

1.Craft in Carpentry and Joinery7 termsMay
2.Craft in Masonry7 termsMay
3.Craft in Plumbing & Building services7 termsMay
4.Diploma in Water Technology8 termsMay
5.Diploma in Building(Module I, II & III)1 Year per ModuleJanuary / September
6.Diploma in Civil Engineering(Module I, II & III)1 Year per ModuleJanuary/ September
7.Diploma in Architecture (Module I, II & III)1 Year per ModuleJanuary/ September

Please apply to:

The Chief Principal RVIST P O BOX 7182 NAKURU, enclosing copies of ID card, Birth Certificate, academic certificates(Result Slip / leaving certificate)  and non refundable fee of Kshs.500/- to be deposited in RVIST A/C Nakuru Branch at either Kenya Commercial Bank 1101786221 or Co-operative Bank of Kenya 01129087643400. Deposits may be made at any branch country wide. Include your mobile number in your application letter.  Accommodation is limited and only available at the Main Campus.