Our Profile

A centre of excellence in teaching, innovation and holistic development

To provide quality education and training, research and innovation to meet the needs of a dynamic Society.

The University endeavors to be ranked amongst the world class universities based on academic excellence and research that impact on societal needs.

Core Values

  • Accountability
  • Customer focus
  • Excellence
  • Equity
  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork
  • Friendship

The University derives its mandate from University Act 2012 No.42, of 13th December, 2012, which stipulates the objectives as follows.

  • Advancement of knowledge through teaching, scholarship research and scientific investigation;
  • Promotion of learning in the students body and society in general;
  • Promotion of culture and societal life of society
  • Support and contribution to realization of national economic and social development
  • Promotion of high standards in and quality of teaching and research;
  • Education, training and retraining high level professionals, technical and management personnel;
  • Dissemination of outcomes of research conducted by the university to general community.
  • Facilitation of life-long learning through provision of adult and continuing education
  • Fostering of capacity for independent critical thinking among its students; and
  • Promotion of gender balance and equality of opportunity among students and employees.
  • Promotion of equalization for persons with disabilities, minorities and other marginalized groups.
  • To contribute to agricultural, industrial and technological development of Kenya in collaboration with industrial and institutions through the transfer of appropriate technology;
  • To develop and provide education, culture professional, technological and vocational services to the community and in particular, foster corporate social responsibility
  • To provide programmers, products and services in ways that reflects the principles of equity and social justice;
  • To facilitate student mobility between different programmers and different training institutions, universities and industry
  • To foster the general welfare of all staff and students.
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