Nandi County is found in the North Rift of Kenya. The county neighbors Uasin Gishu, Kericho, Kisumu, Vihiga, and Kakamega. It is one of the greenest counties we have in Kenya.
Nandi County is mostly covered by Nandi Hills. It is an agricultural county growing tea, coffee, maize, and sugarcane, among other subsistence crops. Nandi county is also home to some of the most successful athletes in Kenyan history. They include Kipchoge Keino, Henry Rono, Julius Yego, and Eliud Kipchoge, among others.
Some of the major towns in Nandi county include Kapsabet, the administrative center, Mororiot, Kabiyet, Kaiboi, Tinderet, Nandi Hills, and Kobujoi. The county connects seamlessly with neighboring counties through well-maintained highways. The county is also adequately covered by electricity and water, among other infrastructure needs, making the towns habitable. The rural setting guarantees an affordable college experience for students who choose to study in Nandi County.
Nandi County is one of the most habitable counties for foreigners. It hosts University of Eastern Africa Baraton, Kapsabet Boys, and Mosoriot Teachers Training College, among other national institutions.
Weekends and holidays in Nandi County will be spent visiting some of the most iconic destinations including Koitalel Arap Samoei Museum and Mausoleum, hiking Nandi Hills, Ngabunet Caves, Nandi rock, Chepkiit Waterfalls, and Bonjoge National Reserve. Other places include Kingwal Swamp, Keben Salt Lick, Mberere Shrine, and Sheu Morobi. Ndalat Hill is also a rewarding destination to visit alongside the sprawling tea plantations in the county. The Nandi Escarpment that stretches about 130km is also a breath-taking sight. Cool weather throughout the year will provide the best learning experience in Nandi County.
Here are some of the college found in Nandi County.
Kapsabet Institute of Entrepreneurship and Professional Studies
Kapsabet School for the Deaf Vocational Training Center
Visit Nandi County and explore the amazing colleges as well as a calm learning environment in the county.