Mount Kenya University

Mount Kenya University Ranking

country rank: 7
world rank: 4777

University Overview

Mount Kenya University, established in 2008, is a private higher-education institution in Thika, Kiambu, with a population of 50,000-249,999 people. Mombasa, Nairobi, Nakuru, Eldoret, Kitale, Kigali, Lodwar, Kakamega, and Nkubu Meru are among locations where this institution maintains a branch campus. Mount Kenya University ranking (MKU) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Kenyan higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Commission for University Education of Kenya. Mount Kenya University (MKU) 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. Students at Mount Kenya University ranking in Africa have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library and administrative services.

Mount Kenya University Ranking

University Identity

Name Mount Kenya University
Acronym MKU
Founded 2008 Origins date back to 1996
Motto Scaling the Heights of Education

University Location

Address General Kago Road; PO Box 342 Thika 01000 Kiambu Kenya
Tel +254 (20) 208 8310
Fax +254 (20) 205 0315
Other locations Mombasa, Nairobi, Nakuru, Eldoret, Kitale, Kigali, Lodwar, Kakamega, Nkubu Meru

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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