As a wider goal for STEM (Science Technology Engineering & Math) careers, the access of women and girls to ICT and the Internet is widely regarded as critical to the national economy. The School of Information and Communication Technology, PIU made a deliberate and systematic effort to broaden the participation of girls and women in STEM careers through concerted efforts that encourage and inspire girls and women to pursue ICT and Financial related Course Programmes. Increasing opportunities for women in these fields is an important step towards realizing greater economic success and equality for women across Kenya and the region.
This training as was on the use of technology, basic business skills and the government of Kenya opportunities for women and girls. Integrated with Dell’s vmware® Microsoft® IT Academy – MITA, The School of Information and Communication Technology has quickly set itself apart as a school of excellence in ICT.