DOS, Rev. Allan Maina, makes the welcoming remarks during the SGC swearing in ceremony on April 3, 2024
The newly elected SGC Chairperson, Emmanuel Weru, gives his address after being sworn into office
Newly elected SGC Vice Chairperson, Brenda Nekesa, takes oath of office during the swearing in ceremony
A group photo of the newly elected Student Governing Council with the DVC (ARSA), Dean of Students, Legal Officers and the Returning Officers
KyU ladies Volleyball Team that emerged second overall in the just concluded KUSA National games presents their trophy to the DVC (ARSA), Prof. Charles Omwandho, on April 3, 2024
VC, Prof. Mary Ndung'u, & DVC (ARSA), Prof. Charles Omwandho take a group photo with the crowned Mr. & Miss KyU and Mr. & Miss Cultural Ambassador together with the runners up and staff from the Dean of Students Office on February 21, 2024
VC & DVC (ARSA), Dean of Students, Dean SBE & Legal Officer in a group photo with the crowned winners of Miss KyU & Miss Cultural Ambassador together with the runners up
Crowned Mr. & Miss KyU and Mr. & Miss Cultural Ambassador together with the runners up take a group photo with staff from the Dean of Students Office
DVC (ARSA), Prof. Charles Omwandho, flags off the Somesha Comrade Walk on Friday, February 16, 2024. In attendance is the Registrar (ARSA), Dean of Students, KyU Staff and Students.
KyU Staff and Students participate in the Somesha Comrade Walk, an initiative meant to raise funds in order to support needy students to pay school fees.
Officers from ABSA bank Kerugoya branch, present a cheque to the DVC (ARSA), a contribution in support of the Somesha Comrade Walk.

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The office of the Dean of Students aims at ensuring that the welfare of the students is catered for physically, academically, emotionally, intellectually, socially and spiritually.

Message from the Dean of Students

The office of the Dean of students is “Home away from home” for all the students who enroll in the University. It is the one place students are invited to be open and voice their needs and have them met as reasonably as possible


Vision & Mission

VISION: To be a leading University in quality training, strategic research, innovation and technology development and transfer. MISSION: To train and develop human resources equipped with innovative skills to inspire enterprise in the disciplines of engineering, science, health and technology, to meet the demands of a dynamic world.

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Career Open Day 2024

Date: May 25, 2024 Venue: Main Campus, Kutus

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Bursary Application Form 2024

Kirinyaga University has sourced funds to support a limited number of academically bright but needy students. We therefore invite applications for the 2024/2025 academic year bursary support. Bursary Application Form...

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Kirinyaga University has a few vacancies for "Work Study Programme" 2023/2024 a programme aimed at assisting needy students who are wiling to work during their spare time in order to earn some money for upkeep. Kindly download the advert and application form by clicking on the links below. Work...

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KyU Sports Teams Shows Impressive Performance at the KUSA Central Conference League

Kirinyaga University Sports teams showed impressive performance at the KUSA Central Conference League held at University of Embu on March 11-12, 2023, University of Eldoret on March 31-2, April, 2023 and participated in athletics at Dedan Kimathi University of Technology on March 19, 2023. The...


Student's Life

The students are led by the Student Governing Council (S.G.C) whose members are elected in a free and fair election held once in every Academic year


Student Rules & Regulations

All students should read and understand the rules and regulation governing their stay and examinations at KyU. Here are some of the highlights, full text can be downloaded in the student portal:

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