Kibabii University

country rank  26
world rank  9068

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University Overview

Founded in 2011, Kibabii University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Bungoma (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission for University Education, Kenya, Kibabii University (KU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kibabii University (KU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 8 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Kenyan higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym KU
Founded 2011
Motto Seek, Teach and dissiminate Truth
Colours Royal blue and gold

University Location

Address PO Box 1699 Kanduyi - Chwele Road
Bungoma (population range: 50,000-249,999)
50200 Bungoma
T +254 (20) 202 8660
F +254

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office Kibabii university
Bungoma 50200
+254 734831729

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Kibabii University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Commission for University Education, Kenya

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 18 February 2019