KENYA: Nairobi


Nairobi is Kenya’s political capital, and the principal economic, diplomatic and cultural center in East Africa. The city’s modern skyscrapers coexist in harmony with Kenya’s nature reserves and wildlife parks. Read more about Kenya and Nairobi.

  • Study at United States International University (USIU)
  • Wide selection of courses (taught in English) in various academic disciplines
  • Internship and volunteer opportunities
  • Maximum of 18 credits (5 courses) per trimester
  • Transcripts issued by USIU (accredited in the USA and Kenya)
  • Cultural field trips in Nairobi and Mombasa, and a wildlife safari
  • Affordable comprehensive program fee
  • Pre-departure advising and planning
  • KEI Onsite Director and 24/7 emergency support

Trimester & year concentrations

  • Business & Economics
  • Communications: Journalism, Media & Advertising
  • Communications: Cinematography & Animation
  • Computer Sciences & Information Systems
  • Criminology, Forensics & Law
  • Environment: Science, Policy & Management
  • Foreign Languages & Area Studies
  • International Relations & Political Science
  • Medicine, Health & Pharmacology
  • Psychology & Social Sciences
  • Tourism & Hospitality
  • Internships & Community Service


  • Academic Year (late August to mid April)
  • Fall Trimester (late August to mid December)
  • Spring Trimester (early January to late April)
  • Summer Trimester (early-mid May to mid August)