Lukenya University

Lukenya University Ranking

country rank: 60
world rank: 12414

University Overview

Lukenya University ranking, established in 2015, is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the rural environment of Kambu, Machakos (population range of under 2,500). Mtito Andei is home to a branch campus of this university. Lukenya University ranking (LU) is a relatively tiny (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 500-999 students) coeducational Kenyan higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Commission for University Education of Kenya. Lukenya University (LU) offers a variety of courses and programs that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Kenyan higher-education school, which is only four years old, has a selective admission policy based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this Kenyan higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. LU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Lukenya University Ranking

University Identity

Name Lukenya University
Acronym LU
Founded 2015
Motto Postera Crescam Laude We grow in the esteem of future generations
Colours Green and golden yellow

University Location

Address PO Box 619 Kambu 00204 Machakos Kenya
Tel +254 0790 444 000
Fax +254
Other locations Mtito Andei

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) Not reported
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office The Lukenya University, PO Box 619 Athi River 00204 0790-444000 0791-444000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of African Universities (AAU) Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA)

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