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MKU is highly ranked in East Africa and beyond

Teaching & Learning

Mount Kenya University has dedicated faculty to train you ready for the industrial and self employment job market


College of Graduate Studies and Research is waiting to support you in your post graduate studies, research and innovation world

Student Life

We are dedicated to molding your lifestyle outside classroom with our ranging sporting and unwinding activities at the campuses.

International Students

Mount Kenya University is a top destination for international students studying either on campus or online.

Outreach Program

We belief is supporting the community which we thrive in through various community social responsibilities programs

Alumni & Graduates

We have streamlined programs to support our alumni in their jobs and to enhance employability




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MKU Academics

Mount Kenya University offers affordable and competitive academic programmes.

Our Schools


Our engineering courses are essential to all industrial sectors

Computer technology pervades every aspect of our modern lives

Hospitality and Tourism programmes were started in 2004 under

Mount Kenya University Parklands Law Campus is fully accredited

The School of Social Sciences comprises the departments of

Mount Kenya University established the Department of Education following

The School of Pure and Applied Sciences (SPAS) forms

The School of Business and Economics (SBE) seeks to

The School offers world-class teaching, learning, research, innovation and

Nursing is one of the most exciting professions today,

The School of Pharmacy at Mount Kenya University (MKU)

The school of Clinical Medicine is housed in the

MKU’s programmes across the various disciplines have been ranked

Practical training on health sciences programmes. Mount Kenya University’s

Preamble This Institute was established in January, 2015 under

Mount Kenya University  has footprints in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi,Somaliland and Punt-Land

Mount Kenya University Alumni Plaza

Student Life:Learn and have fun

MKU Ranked among top 5 best Universities in Sports by CPS ranking


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The Chancellor, Prof John Struthers, on behalf of the University Council, Management Board and Senate, wishes to inform all our esteemed graduands who have qualified for conferment of degree and various University Awards, that the 25th Graduation ceremony will be held on Friday, 2nd August, 2024.All prospective graduands should note the following: 1. GRADUATION DATE: […]

Mount Kenya University has embraced creating agriculture based solutions that include theoretical training of agriculture related courses and practical solutions driven by engineering such as smart scarecrow, gasifier, Granulator, solar drier among others. These innovations have been ranked among the best in the recently concluded Meru and Machakos national ASK shows where they scooped “ […]

MKU dons participates in International workshop on Social sciences in Africa

As part of the Erasmus+ project 2022-1-SK01-KA171-HED-000069533, Mount Kenya University dons participated in the international workshop that was held at the University of St. Cyril and Methodius in Trnava on 22nd May, 2024. The topic of the workshop was Social Sciences in Africa – ethical aspects of research on specific cases. MKU representatives were; Prof. Peter […]

APPLIED RESEARCH AND TEACHING FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA (ART4DEV) Grant BY DAAD The Applied Research and Teaching for Sustainable Development in Africa (ART4DEV) project sponsored by DAAD is a joint collaborative initiative that seeks to build expertise in Sustainable Economy. It also aims at strengthening applied research in sustainable development, promoting innovation, and facilitating […]

Mount Kenya University joined hands with Mater hospital, Gathugu PCEA Church, Astradental clinic and Inooro TV to offer free medical services to over 1500 participants on Friday (31st  May 2024). MKU Nursing students played a vital role at the medical camp where they were inspecting the patients vital at the triage where they recording patients […]

Mount Kenya University student Daniel Apolo Ochola was among the 18 students who was representing Kenya in China during the Huawei ICT Competition 2023–2024 Global competition. This was the 8th Huawei ICT Competition held in Shenzhen, China from May 23-26. His team of three (3) participants which was competing on the cloud track theme emerged third prize […]

Do you wish to enroll at the University and start your academic career? Here are the academic programmes on offer at Mount Kenya University that you can select from. Make your first step towards your career goal by selecting a course. You can join our regular classes where you can study during the day, evening […]

MKU scoops grant worth Kshs. 11 Million

Mount Kenya University staff, Prof. Peter Wanderi and Mr. Bonface Malala have won a grant worth Ksh 11 million in collaboration with Leuphana University (Germany), University of Venda (South Africa) and Godfrey Okoye University (Nigeria). The project is a 3-year project (2024-2026) funded by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). Mr Bonface Malala joined other project […]

Mount Kenya University (MKU) is a chartered and ISO 9001:2015 certified University committed to a broad-based, holistic and inclusive system of education. Applications are invited from qualified applicants to enroll in the following Certificate, Diploma, Bachelor’s degree, Masters and Doctorate programmes offered in flexible modes of study; Regular (full-time), part-time and Open, Distance and electronic […]

The Win Mount Kenya University Thika Main Campus emerged overall winners in the university category during the 62 edition of the Kenya Schools and Colleges National Drama and Film Festival at Embu University. The team will be presenting to the Kenyan President H.E Dr. William Ruto and other dignitaries at the Sagana State House Lodge. […]

Daniel Apolo Ochola , a Bachelor Science in Information technology student at Mount Kenya University Thika Campus will be travelling to China to participate in the “Global Huawei ICT Competition” . The student will be travelling on 22nd May  2024  where they will be representing Kenya. The School of Computing and Informatic student emerged among […]
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