IAESTE KENYA International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience
Who is IAESTE IAESTE was founded in 1948 at Imperial College, London.Imperial CollegeLondon By 2013, 87 countries had joined with exchange of 350,000 (7000 annually) students worldwide HQ in Luxembourg.
IAESTE KENYA In Kenya, it was founded in 2004 and for the last 10 years JKUAT has been the main host of the international students. Partnering companies include Nampak, Del Monte among others. Currently there are two co-operating institution ; JKUAT & DKUT Prof. Wariara Kariuki is currently the National Secretary.
Vision: Taking Technical and Cultural experience beyond Kenyan borders. Transforming members into culturally sensitive, socially responsible and actively learning leaders through leadership experience, global internship and global learning environment Mission:
IAESTE International We offer unique partnership and sponsorship opportunities for Companies, university and research institution. Get involved in our international events or enjoy access to our thriving alumni network, we’d love to help Access to more than 350,000 former trainees all over the world Almost 4,500 new IAESTE trainees every year
Our Goal Exchange over 100 students annually. Provide job offers for international students in the country. Have at least 10 Kenyan universities participating as members of IAESTE Kenya. Promote our employers both at national and international level.
Areas of Exchange Agriculture Engineering Building Science Pure and Applied Science Medical science ICT Business and Economic Studies
IAESTE Partners Over 5, 000 universities, companies and research institutions worldwide participated in the exchange of 2013/2014.
Why Partner with us? IAESTE is the largest science and engineering student exchange programme in the world. Participating in IAESTE can help you: Accessing new talent & professionals Enhancing your global reputation Growing your network and interact with IAESTE members Other Benefits include; Targeted promotion to engineers & scientists Worldwide visibility of your brand in 85 countries Access to more than 1000 universities
What do you get in return? Promotion of company’s brand as a Career Partner of IAESTE Be associated as a company that develops the employability of young people around the globe Targeted advertising of vacancies to over 9000 IAESTE alumni Gain direct access to young talents. Provide students with an open-international mind
How do we do this? Through our Alumni Network, magazine, events and social media we provide career news, information and opportunities to young people. The type of information we provide includes: company profiles, online events and seminars, job application tips, development opportunities and of course, access to jobs. We do this in partnership with companies that share our vision. As a non-profit organization, we need financial support for the project, as well as the partnership of companies to provide us with the best information possible to both our student and alumni