Baraton College was established in the year 2007 in Nandi County and admitted the first 5 students. The College is registered with the Ministry of Education to offer certificate, diploma and P1 programmes. The College started offering degree programmes in the year 2012 in collaboration with Gretsa University. Baraton College currently has three campuses namely: Baraton Campus which is the main campus, Kapsabet Campus in Kapsabet town, and Sosiot Campus in Kericho County.
In collaboration with Great Rift University, Baraton College is the only college in Western Kenya which offers animal health and production programme. The college has already been registered by Kenya Veterinary Board. The Animal health and production programme is currently only offered at the Kapsabet and Eldoret campuses but will soon be offered through virtual learning center.
Baraton College is the only college in Western Kenya which offers animal health and production programme
In addition to Animal Health courses, Baraton College has also introduced several other market driven courses in Health Sciences such Nursing, Clinical Medicine and Community Nutrition and Development. There are several courses with our faculties including as shown on our Academic Programmes/Courses section.
Baraton College has successfully graduated several graduands certificate, diploma and degree programmes. Baraton Collage is setting trends in higher education, research, innovation, job creation and leadership for scaling the heights of education towards Kenya’s Vision 2030. The College also focuses on preparing students adequately for market oriented jobs.