Siaya Institute of Technology is a government Technical Training Institution under the Ministry of Education, State Department of Vocational and Technical Training. The college was initiated by the local community as far as 1987 to train students in Agriculture, Busines Coures and Appropriate Technology. It is located along the Siaya - Ugunja Road, just after the County Referral Hospital.
Over the years, the institute has had to invest in infrastructural Development to meet the demands of an increased student population. Some of the recent developments include the the construction of more classrooms and workshops, the construction and equipment of an ICT Laboratory and the acquisition of 62-Seater College Bus. We ave also state of the art equipment for Buliding Technology and for Science Laboratory Technology
The college is headed by Mr. Geoffrey Andama as the Principal, assisted by Mrs. Audrey Odhiambo (Deputy Principal). Admission and Examinations are coordinated by Registrar's office, while the office of the Dean of Students deals with student's welfare. There are are 9 academic Departments offering various, at Artisan, Craft Certificate, Diploma and Higher Diploma Levels. Delievery of Academic Programmes is supported by Non-Academic Departments such as the Library and Industrial Liaison's office
School base, evening and weekend programmes are also available in some courses(Please enquire from the office of the Registrar for these programmes)
We have three intakes in a year, i.e. January, May and September
We are in the process of acquiring ISO Certification and hope to be ISO 9001:2015 certified by mid 2018