The Nairobi Evangelical Graduate School of Theology started as the Graduate School of Theology in 1983 at its serene Campus in Karen, Nairobi. NEGST exists to train and equip Christians for Christian ministry and to help them develop a deeper understanding of the nature and character of God and how this knowledge informs the mission in the world.
NEGST promotes excellence in African Christianity by training Christ-centered leaders, cutting-edge pastors, and Christian workers of character and integrity for holistic ministry and spiritual renewal in the Church and change agents in society and the global community.
Training at NEGST for Christian ministry gives you many advantages:
If you are thinking of ministerial training or a teaching career in a theological institution, do it at NEGST! We provide training in all the major theological disciplines- theological, biblical, historical, missional and pastoral that you will need for effective and promising ministry and a teaching career.
We have seasoned resident international faculty of high academic reputation as well as distinguished visiting professors who will work with you to realize your own exciting intellectual adventures and educational goals.
You also have opportunity to study in small groups to address the issues that come out in your classes thus giving you opportunity to apply the insights gained in your ministry right away.
The lectures and classes would enable you to develop critical skills, analytical thinking, effective communication, creative problem solving, research skills and hands on application to current issues affecting the church and society.
We have heard from our stakeholders that graduates from NEGST have distinguished themselves not only in Christian ministry but also in character and integrity all over Africa and beyond. NEGST graduates have ability and the confidence to speak up for themselves to present their ideas, their positions of matters to do with faith and most of them are holding high positions in their churches and denominations all over Africa and outside of Africa.
NEGST is waiting for you to open the doors and opportunities for you to be an effective minister of the gospel and in your teaching career. We want to partner with you to have a fulfilling Christian ministry in African and within the global Church.