Strathmore University

Strathmore University Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 3213

University Overview

Strathmore University ranking in the world, established in 2002, is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in Nairobi’s urban setting (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Strathmore University ranking in the world (SU) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Kenyan higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Commission for University Education of Kenya. Strathmore University (SU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Kenyan higher-education school, which is 18 years old, has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. The admittance rate for this Kenyan higher education institution is 30-40%, making it a very selective university. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning options, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Strathmore University Ranking

University Identity

Name Strathmore University
Acronym SU
Founded 2002 Origins date back to 1961
Motto Ut omnes unum sint That all may be one
Colours Gold, blue and red

University Location

Address Ole Sangale Road; PO Box 59857 Nairobi 00200 Nairobi Kenya
Tel +254 (20) 600 6155
Fax +254 (20) 600 7498

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office Ole Sangale Road Nairobi 00200 (0)703 034000 (0)703 034300

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of African Universities (AAU) Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)

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