Welcome to MHTI

Develop and Mentor Next Generation

Our Mission

To train, develop and mentor qualified human resource for the Hospitality, Tourism and Event Industrythrough excellent practical hands-on training.

Who We Are

Welcome to Machakos Hospitality and Technical Institute, your stepping stone to a bright career. We are a reputable, government-accredited technical and vocational education training institution, strategically located in the serene environment at Katoloni, near the Katoloni Prayer center, and opposite the Catholic Bishop's residence.

At Machakos, we offer practical skills needed in today's competitive labor market. Our commitment is to work in synergy with the government, offering top-notch technical training to the youth of our nation.

Our commitment

At MHTI we are committed to crafting excellence and producing industry leaders through a dedicated team of industry experts.


We strive for the highest standards in our academic and vocational programs, always aiming to exceed expectations.


We conduct all our activities honestly, transparently, and ethically. This core value underpins every aspect of our institute.


We encourage creative thinking and the development of new ideas, techniques, and approaches.


We believe in fostering a supportive and inclusive environment that promotes collaboration, respect, and diversity.

Our Culture

At Machakos Hospitality and Technical Institute (MHTI), our culture is built around fostering an environment that encourages growth, exploration, and personal achievement. We believe in a learner-centered approach where each student is recognized as an individual with unique interests and capabilities.

Our staff and faculty are dedicated to supporting this approach, enabling students to develop a rich set of skills applicable to their career paths in the hospitality, tourism, and event management sectors. Respect for diversity and inclusivity underpins our culture, ensuring all students feel valued and heard, regardless of their backgrounds or circumstances.

Collaboration and mutual support also stand at the forefront of MHTI's culture. We believe that the best learning environment is one where students not only learn from their teachers but also from each other. Therefore, teamwork and collaborative projects are an integral part of our curriculum.

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