The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) is an independent, non-profit and non-political student exchange organisation. It provides students in technical degrees (primarily Science, Engineering and the applied arts) with paid, course-related, training abroad and employers with highly skilled, highly motivated trainees, for long or short term projects. With over 80 countries involved and exchanging over 4000 traineeships each year worldwide, it is the largest organisation of its kind in the world.
IAESTE KENYA has its offices at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. Founded in 2004 with a mission of transforming members into cultural sensitive, socially responsible and actively learning leaders through exchange program all this in realization of Kenya’s vision 2030 initiative.