MKU founder feted by Management University in Namibia

Mount Kenya University founder Dr. Simon Gicharu has been awarded a honorary professorship in Business and Entrepreneurship by the International University of Management (IUM) in Windhoek, Namibia during their 12th graduation ceremony. He was feted for his efforts toward promoting higher education in East Africa Region and his entrepreneurial activities. The

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Technology streamlines MKU’s tutor to students allocation

Technology has helped Mount Kenya University streamline academics and shed excess part-time staff capacity that unnecessarily gobbled up resources. Using its management information system (MIS), the university cut teaching units in January, enabling it to significantly slash the number of part-time lecturers on its payroll. Dr Ronald Maathai, Registrar, Academic Affairs, revealed that the university did not need the thousands of

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