IAU Member


top General Information


Street:P. O. Box 14634


Post Code:00800


Institution Funding



Founded 1969. Acquired status 1999. Merged with the California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) forming the Alliant International University. USIU-Africa separated itself from the new entity, becoming an independent institution 2005, and receiving its own accreditation as United States International University, from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) 2008. Acquired current title 2014.

Academic Year

September to August (September-December; January-April; May-August)

Admission Requirements

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE), C+ and above.TOEFL score of 550 (213 computer based) Bachelor's Degree and either GRE (Arts) or GMAT (Business) for Graduate Programmes

Tuition Fees

National:94,800 per semester (KES)



Accrediting Agency

Commission for University Education (CUE), Kenya; Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior Colleges and University Commission (WSCUC), USA

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Freida Brown

Job title:Interim Vice-Chancellor

Senior Administrative Officer : Daniel N. Muchai

Job title:PMCO - Internal Communications

Senior Administrative Officer : Hellen Ombima

Job title:Director of Legal Services

Senior Administrative Officer : James Ogolla

Job title:Director of University Advancement

Senior Administrative Officer : Ruthie Rono

Job title:Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academic and Student Affairs

top Divisions

School : Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Finance, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, International Business, Management, Marketing, Tourism

More details:Chandaria

School : Humanities and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Clinical Psychology, Criminal Law, International Relations and Diplomacy, Psychology

School : Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Fields of study:Health Sciences, Pharmacy

School : Science and Technology

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Computer Science, Information Technology, Journalism

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Computer Science, Criminal Law, Finance, Hotel and Restaurant, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, Journalism, Pharmacy, Psychology, Tourism

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Business Administration, Clinical Psychology, Communication Studies, Information Technology, International Relations and Diplomacy, Psychology

Doctor's Degree

Fields of study:Business Administration, Clinical Psychology, International Relations and Diplomacy, Psychology


Also Executive MBA

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2016-2017

Full Time Total:100

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Total:107


Statistics Year:2016-2017


Updated on 16-08-2016