Founded in 1939, Egerton University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the village of Njoro (population range: under 2,500 inhabitants), Nakuru. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Laikipia, Kisii, Nakuru Town. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission for University Education, Kenya, Egerton University (EU) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Egerton University (EU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This HE institution does not have a selective admission policy. EU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.