Minerva Schools at KGI Summer workshop

An opportunity for form 4 and high school graduates to know more about Minerva Schools, the future of work, the curriculum, financial aid and scholarship opportunities, admissions process, professional coaching, mentoring and support and a lot more.

Target:  Form 4 leavers & high school graduates

Date: Monday 19th August 2019

Cost: Free

Time: 2 hours 
               (session time to be allocated on registration)

Location: Ibis Syles Nairobi Westlands Hotel. 

Map to hotel location: click here

Registration is now closed 



The workshop will help students build strong profiles and enlighten them on the Future of Work and Funding/Scholarship opportunities from Minerva Schools at KGI, San Francisco, USA.

Minerva is nurturing critical wisdom for the sake of the world because our future depends on better leaders, smarter innovators, and more informed global citizens. We are preparing the next generations of exceptional lifelong learners, to work together in solving the most complex challenges of our time.


Minerva’s unique university program combines -


Global exposure during study – Minerva students live in seven different countries/cities over the 4-year course – San Francisco, London, Berlin, Buenos Aires, Seoul, Hyderabad and Taipei.


Practical experience – Minerva students learn and apply the transferable skills needed to succeed in the modern world and economy. It also designs and provides a series of co-curricular activities and projects in each country providing opportunities to apply classroom learning to real life projects.  


Best in class career prospects – Minerva students work and intern at great places like Apple, Amazon, Airbnb, Goldman Sachs, Uber, IDEO, CalTech, UCSF, and more.


Unique classroom experience – There are no boring lectures at Minerva. All classes are highly interactive, discussion-based seminars taught using proven instructional methodologies and innovative technology.


Relatively low cost – Tuition is a fraction of the cost of global universities. Minerva offers generous financial aid (incl. scholarships, low-cost loans, internships) to ensure no admitted student is denied the Minerva experience due to finances.


Previous Student Essays

'My Testimony' Semo Maleche - Jan 2017.pdf 'My Testimony' Semo Maleche - Jan 2017.pdf
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Waweru Mathenge - Akad essay - Jan 2017.pdf Waweru Mathenge - Akad essay - Jan 2017.pdf
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Jessy Karanja - AKAD Essay Jan 2017.pdf Jessy Karanja - AKAD Essay Jan 2017.pdf
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Andrew Njuguna - Essay Jan 2017.pdf Andrew Njuguna - Essay Jan 2017.pdf
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