Dedan Kimathi University of Technology

country rank  17
world rank  8180

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University Overview

Established in 2007, Dedan Kimathi University of Technology is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Nyeri (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution also has a branch campus in Nairobi. Officially recognized by the Commission for University Education of Kenya, Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (DeKUT) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational Kenyan higher education institution. Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (DeKUT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 13 years old Kenyan higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Kenyan higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. DeKUT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Acronym DeKUT
Founded 2007
Motto Better Life through Technology
Colours Gold, red and green

University Location

Address off Nyeri/Mweiga Road; PO Box 657
Nyeri
10100 Nyeri
Kenya
Tel +254 (61) 205 0000
Fax +254 (20) 241 7997
Other locations Nairobi

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

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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 70-80%
Admission Office PO Box 657
Nyeri 10100


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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Dedan Kimathi University of Technology's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 2 February 2021