CAREER DEVELOPMENT SERVICES
CLUBS & SOCIETIES
COMPUTING AND INTERNET SERVICES
INDOOR GAMING FACILITIES
INTERNSHIP PLACEMENT PROGRAM
ONLINE STUDENT PORTAL
SCHOLARSHIP AND RESEARCH GRANTS
SPORTS AND GAMES
WI-FI INTERNET ACCESSS
WORK STUDY PROGRAMME
ABOUT MACHAKOS UNIVERSITY
When it comes to higher education in Kenya, Machakos University sets the bar. Located in Machakos County, Machakos University was founded in 1957 as the Technical Rural Training Institute by the colonial government. In 1958, the center was converted into the Machakos Technical and Trade School, and later Chartered to Machakos University in October 2016. The University is governed through the council, senate and General Board of the Faculties. Theses bodies have representation from across the University.
If you are looking for a university that is pillared in excellence in Scholarship and Service Delivery, this is the place to be. Machakos University is driven to make higher learning accessible to students and give students access to quality academic programmes, an empowering campus environment and an academic team who is dedicated to their academic success. Through training, research and innovation, they are able to present their students with academic education that is set to transform the region.
They have a student population of over 12,000 and a growing alumni network of over 50,000. Their student enrollment numbers are fast rising as they continue to serve the community and region at large with a strong academic offering across Engineering and Technology, and Hospitality and Tourism. They offer certificate, diploma, undergraduate and graduate programs across their various schools of study, namely; School of Engineering and Technology, School of Business and Economics, School of Education, School of Pure and Applied Sciences, School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, School of Agriculture and Natural Resources Management, School of Health Sciences, School of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Their integrated campus facilities and services give their students the quality individual and collaborative opportunities to progress in their studies;
• Theoretical and hands-on academic programmes and projects
• Learning flexibility from part-time based, full time, evening classes, weekend-intensive classes
• Highly equipped on-ground and online information repositories/ libraries
• Career placement opportunities
• Work-study programmes
• Student exchange programmes
• Wide range of clubs, sports and recreational activities
• An active alumni and student network
The university's student leadership and alumni network works tirelessly to ensure students get the most out of their campus experience. They welcome international students to be a part of their enriching campus life. With over 300 international students, they’ve made it easy for any student in the region and world to join their empowering varsity.
As Machakos University, they seek to play a vital role in transforming the socio-economic and societal limitations in the region; through providing accessible, affordable, flexible and relevant academic programmes and higher education.
MACHAKOS UNIVERSITY LOCATION
along Nairobi-Machakos road
Box Mlolongo Machakos