IAU-010287
https://www.whed.net/institutions/IAU-010287

IAU Member

Kenya

top General Information

Address

Street:PO Box 43844

City:Nairobi

Post Code:00100

WWW:http://www.ku.ac.ke

Other Sites

Also Campuses in Ruiru, Parklands, Mombasa, Kericho, Nairobi City Centre, Nyeri, Nakuru, Dadaab, Arusha

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1965 as Kenyatta University College, acquired present status and title 1985.

Academic Year

September to June

Admission Requirements

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE)

Tuition Fees

National:Undergraduate, 72,000-450,400 per annum for East African students, 125,000-712,220 per annum for Non-East African Students; Postgraduate, 120,000-400,000 per annum for East African students, 150,000-450,000 per annum for Non-East African Students; Summer term, c. 8,000 (KES)

Language(s)

English

Accrediting Agency

Commission of University Education; Inter-university Council for East Africa; Africa Association of Universities; International Association of Universities; Commonwealth Universities

Religious Affiliation

None

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Paul Kuria Wainaina

Job title:Vice-Chancellor


Senior Administrative Officer : Daniel M. Muindi

Job title:Registrar, Administration


Senior Administrative Officer : John Okumu

Job title:Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academic


Senior Administrative Officer : Wangari Mwai

Job title:Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Administration

top Divisions

School : Agriculture and Enterprise Development

Fields of study:Agricultural Business, Agricultural Management, Agriculture


School : Applied Human Sciences

Fields of study:Design, Dietetics, Fashion Design, Food Science, Health Education, Marketing, Nutrition, Parks and Recreation, Physical Education, Social and Community Services, Sports


School : Architecture and the Built Environment

Fields of study:Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Construction Engineering, Interior Design, Real Estate, Town Planning


School : Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Finance, Management


School : Creative Arts, Film and Media Studies

Fields of study:Film, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Theatre


School : Digital School of Virtual and Open Learning

Fields of study:Agricultural Business, Agriculture, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Educational Sciences, Food Science, Health Education, Hotel and Restaurant, Information Technology, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Nutrition, Parks and Recreation, Physical Education, Social and Community Services, Social Sciences, Special Education, Sports, Teacher Training, Tourism


School : Economics

Fields of study:Econometrics, Economics, Statistics


School : Education

Fields of study:Curriculum, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Information Sciences, Library Science, Preschool Education, Special Education


School : Engineering and Technology

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering


School : Environmental Studies

Fields of study:Development Studies, Education, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies


School : Graduate

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Environmental Studies, Health Sciences, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences


School : Hospitality and Tourism

Fields of study:Hotel Management, Tourism


School : Humanities and Social Sciences

Fields of study:African Languages, Archaeology, Development Studies, English, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, French, Gender Studies, Geography, German, History, Japanese, Korean, Literature, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Religious Studies, Sociology


School : Law

Fields of study:Private Law, Public Law


School : Medicine

Fields of study:Alternative Medicine, Anatomy, Dermatology, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Laboratory Techniques, Medicine, Nursing, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacy, Physiology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Surgery


School : Public Health

Fields of study:Community Health, Health Administration, Health Sciences, Public Health


School : Pure and Applied Sciences

Fields of study:Actuarial Science, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics, Statistics, Zoology


School : Security, Diplomacy and Peace Studies

Fields of study:International Relations and Diplomacy, Peace and Disarmament, Protective Services


School : Visual and Performing Arts

Fields of study:Dance, Design, Film, Fine Arts, Music, Theatre

top Degrees

Certificate / Diploma


Bachelor's Degree


Postgraduate Diploma

Fields of study:Educational Administration, Sports Management


Master's Degree

Fields of study:Agricultural Economics, Animal Husbandry, Applied Linguistics, Applied Physics, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Botany, Business Administration, Chemistry, Curriculum, Design, Development Studies, Dietetics, Ecology, Econometrics, Economic and Finance Policy, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Research, Educational Testing and Evaluation, English, Entomology, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Ethnology, Fashion Design, Finance, Fishery, Food Science, Forestry, French, Gender Studies, Genetics, Geography (Human), Health Sciences, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Immunology, Information Sciences, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, Laboratory Techniques, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Microbiology, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Musicology, Nutrition, Parasitology, Parks and Recreation, Peace and Disarmament, Pest Management, Philosophy, Physical Education, Plant Pathology, Preschool Education, Public Health, Rural Studies, Social and Community Services, Sociology, Special Education, Sports, Sports Management, Swahili, Tourism


Doctor's Degree

Fields of study:Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Management, Business Administration, Cinema and Television, Demography and Population, Design, Dietetics, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Sciences, Energy Engineering, Environmental Studies, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Food Science, Geography (Human), Hotel Management, Leisure Studies, Literature, Marketing, Nutrition, Parks and Recreation, Philosophy of Education, Physical Education, Preschool Education, Public Health, Regional Planning, Social and Community Services, Sociology, Soil Science, Sports, Theatre, Tourism, Town Planning, Water Science

Updated on 16-02-2017