Who We Are

Shang Tao Media Art College is a pioneer institution in 3D Animation and Multimedia training in Kenya. The institution has trained the craft of 3D Visualization since 2002.  It is dedicated to providing relevant, current, and effective training that ensures realistic opportunities for employment locally and abroad. The college specializes in the latest software, techniques, and technologies in order to cater to the needs of the animation, film and television. The mode of training is not exam based; it is “hands on; apprentice kind of training” aimed at opening the door for our students to land their first job.

Through a “state of the art” facilities, qualified instructors, curriculum with latest programs, students will be given every advantage available in order to make a smooth transition from student to trained working professional.

Choose between morning, afternoon or evening class contact hours. The scheduling is flexible even for students with full time jobs.

  • To offer high quality 3D Animation, Film, Visual Effects & Graphics locally and internationally in the most professional delivery.
  • To make high quality 3D Animation, Film, Visual Effects & Graphics affordable to parent, guardian or sponsor.
  • To give every local creative mind a real opportunity to take on and improve the standards of graphics locally and abroad.
  • To share the Kenyan /African creativity with the rest of the world.
Professional training in 3D Animation, Film, Visual Effects & Graphics should not be a course for the wealthy and financially well-to-do only, it should be very affordable to all.
We strive to develop highly skilled and motivated graduates that meet the needs of a dynamic and advancing modern digital media environment.
To provide education centered on superior and professional training in this current globally competitive field, where excellence is key.
Shang Tao Media Art College is Registered with:- The college has set standards to provide the highest level of academic competency both locally and internationally. We are affiliated with the following examining body: The qualification is an Awarding Organisation recognised by Ofqual (http://register.ofqual.gov.uk)
  • There are no end of unit/subject, or end of term/year, or end of term course exams whatsoever; the emphasis is on continuous practical and portfolio development with assessment being based on the same.
  • The curriculum followed is developed and approved by current Media and Animation professionals in the industry both local and abroad.
  • The state of the art equipment, software and delivery; with 52” dual monitor screens, latest and most powerful computer processor units, auxiliary lecturer-on-line video tutorials and digitally monitored  class delivery and tutorial demonstration.
  • Very cost friendly compared to quality and professional training on the ground. 

What makes Shang Tao unique?

  • Shang Tao is fully registered by Technical and Vocational Education and Training Authority (TVET) and a validated by the Commission for University Education Kenya (CUE).
  • Over 200 personal workstations (computers) that allow for more practice and hands on experience for the students in all media disciplines.
  • Shang Tao boasts a colossal setup that incorporates over ten separate specialized labs for 3D Animation, Music & Audio, Video Editing, Compositing and Digital Film.

About Us

We are located at HAZINA TOWERS, in a quiet environment within the Nairobi Central District occupying the entire 15th floor (main office), mezzanine floor, 1st floor, and 16th floor.
You can access the college from Uhuru highway or through the University Way Adjacent to Anniversary Towers.


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