Sacred Heart Institute of Education and Professional studies is housed in the proposed Sacred Heart University on the Nanyuk-Marua Highway. . The Archdiocese of Nyeri desires to fulfill the mandate given to it by Christ “Go and teach all Nations (Mt. 28:19)”. This demands that the Archdiocese of Nyeri has an obligation to ensure that there are facilities and means of offering a Christ-centered education to all those who can afford it without excluding those who are disadvantaged.

“Go and teach all Nations (Mt. 28:19)”

Sacred Heart Institute of Education and Professional Studies is one of the TVET institutions charged with the mandate of training middle level technical and vocational labor force. It is based on Catholic philosophy of education, emphasizing harmonious development of the physical, spiritual, moral and intellectual qualities of the human person. The graduates will be formed to be outstanding in character, learning, application of practical skills, and experience in solving society’s problems, and in search for the truth about nature, humanity and God.


Faith, Hope and Love

Sacred Heart embraces the virtues of faith, hope and love and will be anchored on Christian scriptures, the living tradition of Catholic Church and profound interpretation of people’s situation.

Dignity of the Human Person

Our institution is committed in treating all with human dignity they deserve by seeking to make them not objects but subjects in their own empowerment

Exemplary Scholarship

Our culture and exemplary scholarship based on its adherence to Catholic tradition and National principles of university education. It shall always uphold the sanctity of education through faithful and responsible observance of due diligence in pedagogy and research.

Professional Ethics

We apply best practices guided by moral and ethical principles in dealing with our internal and external constituents/stakeholders. We seek to manifest the qualities of integrity, accountability, rule of law, separation of powers, team work, and be a model of fairness, truthfulness and justice.


We seek to manifest God’s glory by upholding and encouraging unity in diversity and in finding the true meaning of life from others.

Sustainable Development

We seek to promote a development approach that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of the future generations to meet their needs.