To be an African role model of excellence in science and technology education and training
To provide world class teaching, research and innovative extension services for sustainable scientific and technological development.
Philosophy of the University
To harness knowledge in applied sciences and technology for the service of humanity.
Minimum Entry Requirements for a Bachelors Degree.
The entry requirements set out below must be regarded as minimum a requirement which in no way directly entitles an applicant to a place in the university. The following requirements must be fulfilled: -
a. A Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education with an average grade C+ (C Plus) or its equivalent passed from at least eight subjects as one sitting drawn from subject clusters as stipulated by the Kenya National Examinations Council.
b. One of the following combinations of passes in the Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education or Advanced Certificate Level of the General Certificate of Education.
i. Two Principals or Advanced Level passes of at least Grade C obtained at the same sitting.
ii. Two principals or Advanced Level passes obtained at different sittings provided that both passes are of Grade C or higher.
c. Applicants who have not taken any of the above examinations must produce acceptable documentary evidence of having passed an examination of equivalent standards by a signed statement of attainment from the Head of the last school or College attended or from the respective education authority.
d. Additional entry requirements as may be specified by respective faculties, schools or departments.
Procedure of application for admission to the university
Registrar, Academic Affairs
Mount Kenya University
P.O. Box 342 – 01000