Founded in 2008, Mount Kenya University is a private higher education institution located in the large town of Thika (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Kiambu. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Mombasa, Nairobi, Nakuru, Eldoret, Kitale, Kigali, Lodwar, Kakamega, Nkubu Meru. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission for University Education, Kenya, Mount Kenya University (MKU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Mount Kenya University (MKU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. MKU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.
|Name||Mount Kenya University|
|Founded||2008 Origins date back to 1996|
|Motto||Scaling the Heights of Education
|Address||General Kago Road; PO Box 342
Thika (population range: 50,000-249,999)
|T||+254 (20) 208 8310|
|F||+254 (20) 205 0315|
|Other locations||Mombasa, Nairobi, Nakuru, Eldoret, Kitale, Kigali, Lodwar, Kakamega, Nkubu Meru|
|Local students Local student||Not reported||Not reported|
|International students Int'l student||Not reported||Not reported|
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Not reported|
|Admission Rate||Not reported|
|Academic Staff||Not reported|
|Entity Type||Not reported|
|Academic Calendar||Not reported|
|Campus Setting||Not reported|
|Sport Facilities||Not reported|
|Financial Aids||Not reported|
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Commission for University Education, Kenya
Year of first Accreditation
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