IAU Member


top General Information


Street:P.O Box 3900


Province:Rift Valley

Post Code:30100


Other Sites

Also Town Campus, Eldoret West Campus, Nairobi Campus, Coast Campus (Mombasa), Kitale Campus, Odera Akang'o College Campus

Institution Funding



Founded 1984

Academic Year

Undergraduate, August to April (August-December; January-April). Postgraduate, September to May (September-January; February-May). Schools of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing (October to September)

Admission Requirements

Minimum of C+ in Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) or equivalent

Tuition Fees

National:c.120,000-400,000 per annum (KES)

International:c.1,700-4,800 per annum (USD)



Accrediting Agency

Commission for Higher Education

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Isaac S. Kosgey

Job title:Vice-Chancellor

Senior Administrative Officer : Isaac N. Kimengi

Job title:Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academics, Research and Extension

top Divisions

Campus : Alupe Campus

Fields of study:Art Education, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Special Education

School : Aerospace Sciences

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering

School : Agriculture

Fields of study:Agricultural Education, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Biotechnology, Environmental Studies

School : Arts and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Civil Security, Criminology, Development Studies, Education, French, Geography, German, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Modern Languages, Music, Psychology, Social and Community Services, Social Work, Swahili

School : Biological and Physical Sciences

Fields of study:Actuarial Science, Computer Science, Education, Microbiology, Natural Sciences, Statistics

School : Business and Economics

Fields of study:Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Management, Business Administration, Economics, Hotel Management, Management, Sports Management

School : Dentistry

Fields of study:Dentistry, Surgery

School : Education

Fields of study:Business Education, Education, Educational Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Special Education, Technology Education

School : Engineering

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering, Structural Architecture, Telecommunications Engineering, Textile Technology

School : Human Resource Development

Fields of study:Advertising and Publicity, Communication Arts, Communication Studies, Graphic Design, Human Resources, Journalism, Management, Mass Communication, Public Relations

School : Information Sciences

Fields of study:Computer Science, Information Sciences, Media Studies

School : Law

Fields of study:Law

More details:Annex Campus

School : Medicine

Fields of study:Medicine, Physical Therapy, Psychology

School : Nursing

Fields of study:Nursing

School : Public Health

Fields of study:Health Sciences, Public Health

School : Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management

Fields of study:Hotel and Restaurant, Management, Tourism

top Degrees

Certificate / Diploma

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Agriculture, Art Education, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Chemistry, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Engineering, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Information Sciences, Law, Medicine, Natural Resources, Nursing, Physics, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Public Health, Social Sciences, Special Education, Tourism

Postgraduate Diploma

Fields of study:Demography and Population, Human Resources, International Relations and Diplomacy, Management, Public Relations, Religious Studies

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Agricultural Education, Agricultural Management, Analytical Chemistry, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Archiving, Banking, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Child Care and Development, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Crop Production, Dairy, Development Studies, Ecology, Economics, Embryology and Reproduction Biology, Entomology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Film, Finance, Fishery, Food Science, Forestry, French, Gender Studies, Genetics, Geography (Human), Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Administration, Health Education, Health Sciences, History, Horticulture, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Hydraulic Engineering, Hygiene, Immunology, Industrial Engineering, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Inorganic Chemistry, International Relations and Diplomacy, Journalism, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Media Studies, Medicine, Meteorology, Microbiology, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Health, Oncology, Organic Chemistry, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Parasitology, Peace and Disarmament, Philosophy, Physical Chemistry, Physiology, Plant and Crop Protection, Plant Pathology, Private Law, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Publishing and Book Trade, Radiology, Religious Studies, Sociology, Soil Science, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Statistics, Surgery, Swahili, Textile Technology, Theatre, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation

Doctor's Degree

Fields of study:Agricultural Management, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Crop Production, Dairy, Development Studies, Ecology, Energy Engineering, Entomology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Fishery, Forestry, Genetics, Geography (Human), Health Education, History, Horticulture, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Information Sciences, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Machine Building, Management, Materials Engineering, Mechanics, Natural Resources, Nutrition, Parasitology, Philosophy, Plant Pathology, Political Sciences, Production Engineering, Public Health, Religion, Sociology, Soil Science, Statistics, Swahili, Tourism, Zoology

top Academic Periodicals



The Educator

Main Press

Moi University Press

Updated on 16-02-2017