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KeMU prepares for 2017 KeMUSO Elections

On Thursday 2nd February 2017, KeMU witnessed the swearing in of electoral commission of KeMU (ECK) 2017. The exercise which took place in Main Campus Chapel was duplicated in all KeMU Campuses across the country.

This ushers in the February period where student Governments are dissolved and ECK takes over and engages a series of constitutional undertakings which eventually  culminate in election of new KeMUSO office bearers across the University, on 24th February 2017. The new leaders will be sworn in on Monday 27/2/2017, take office on 28/2/2017, and then all leaders will converge in the Main Campus for two days for leadership induction on 2nd and 3rd of March 2017. God bless KeMUSO.

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KeMU Ranked among the top 3 Private Universities in Kenya

Kenya Methodist University has been Ranked among the top 3 Private Universities in Kenya in the Latest Webometrics report. According to the results published on the Webometrics website, Kenya Methodist University was ranked position 11 in Kenya out of over 130 Public and Private Academic Institutions Ranked. The Webometrics Ranking is the largest and most Authoritative academic ranking of Higher Education Institutions and is aimed at promoting academic web presence and supporting the Open Access initiatives. Click on the image above to see more

VC's Address

On Friday, 27th January 2017, our Vice Chancellor, Prof. Henry Kiriamiti had the chance to address the students from Nairobi Campus. In attendance were students from across the board; from 1st year to 4th year students, part-time, full-time, digital campus and diploma students as well. It was a rare but exciting opportunity that both the students and the Vice Chancellor had to interact with each other in an open session of question and answer. Members of Nairobi Campus administration and staff were present as well. Not only was it a chance to openly discuss issues and strategise a way forward together, Prof. Henry Kiriamiti took the chance to take many photos with staff and students. 2017 has started out with the spirit of team effort; strong and continuous feedback from the students alongside the support needed to effect thenecessary change from the Vice Chancellor and the staff at Kenya Methodist University. The student fraternity is the heart of KeMU. “Let us work together and grow together” – a great message delivered by Prof. Henry Kiriamiti.

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The VC meets with KeMU Muslim Students

Students from the Muslim community today had the rare opportunity to meet with the vice chancellor Prof. Henry Kiriamiti during his address to KeMU Nairobi Campus students. Muslim students constitute a significant percentage of the largely diverse Nairobi campus. In this light, the Vice Chancellor was pleased to interact with the student representatives as well address any issues they had.

KeMU re-engineers its programmes for quality services

KeMU has partnered with the Centre for Innovative Leadership and Governance (CLIG) to re-engineer its programmes with a goal to further enhance its services and corporate image. The University plans to transform its operations for delivery of quality higher education in a competitive global environment.  CLIG is a consultancy that brings together different experts in the areas of leadership management and governance. For the KeMU initiative, Prof. Olive Mugenda is the team leader who will give mentorship and guidance. The University Council and Management are happy to have this initiative that will drive KeMU to greater heights.

From left to right; Vice Chancellor, Prof. Henry K. Kiriamiti, immediate former Vice Chancellor Kenyatta University, Prof. Olive Mugenda, Chairman of the Governing Council, Dr. Charles K. Mbui, Presiding Bishop of the Methodist Church and Chancellor of the Kenya Methodist University, Rev. Joseph Ntombura.


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KeMU Team Participates in the DAAD Sponsored Program

KeMU Team led by Dr Risper Orero – Principal Nairobi Campus is participating in the DAAD sponsored MTS program whose objective is to improve the quality of university management and Learning processes. Other KeMU members include Stephen Maore, Patrick Kigunda, Winnie Kathambi and Dr Wanja. In the photo is Prof Some, CEO, CUE and other CUE staff

2016 Mr & Miss KeMU Grand Finale

The much anticipated 2016 Mr & Miss KeMU Grand finale took place on Friday 25th November 2016 at the Main Campus. The event comprised of 30 very talented contestants from our five campuses; Nairobi, Nakuru, Nyeri, Mombasa & Meru. The event also included perfomances by various artists who entertained the guests, staff and students, Mr.Obina of Churchill show was the events MC.

Miss. Maurine Wangare a student of Business Administration was crowned Miss KeMU 2016/2017 while Yvan Kashando a student of International Relations emerged Mr. KeMU 2016/2017. The two are students of Nairobi Campus.

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Classy KeMU Football Team Beat JKUAT

KeMU football team beat JKUAT 2-1 in an interesting University derby on Saturday November 19th 2016 at the Meru ASK showground.  Both teams displayed high quality football but KeMU were the masters of the soccer artistry. Albert Nsengu of KeMU scored early in the game with a close rasping shot that could burst the heart of a lion. JKUAT equalized at the start of the first half to put both teams level. Ian Munene scored the winner for KeMU in the last minute to give the hosts a deserved win.

In the Eastern Conference of KUSA it is impossible to escape the impact of KeMU in football. KeMU are the undisputed football Kings in the region and example of a football team that has never been seen. The team has a unique playing system that is second to none. In the match against JKUAT, KeMU displayed artistry, sportsmanship, determination, imagination and benevolence. They combined teamwork with flashes of individual brilliance.

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KeMU Nakuru Campus CSR Event

Saturday the 15th October 2016 was a special day for Nakuru Campus with Methodist Church Nakuru because we  gave back and put a smile on Arap Moi Children's home.Our students' were selfless in giving their time, money and other resources.We shared the word of God,sang and played with the children.We also cooked,served food and cleaned.It was such an honor and fulfilling to interact with such young souls who were very excited to see us and interact with university students.

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Youth Empowerment Summit 3RD Edition

We are honoured as a University to host the 3rd Edition of Youth Empowerment Summit which has been powered by Youth Empowerment Movement.The Event will be held on  Saturday,12th November 2016 from 10:00 am -3:00 pm.

The event will be hosted by Apostle Stanford Kamunya(Revealation TImes Investment) and  Pastor Benjamin Kinoti(Kosbare Investment Co LTD.)

The Key note Speakers are:

1.Kelvin Muthuri - C.E.O-Urithi

2.Imran Khan - C.E.O - Just Clean Enterprises

3.Hellem Waithera Kariuki - C.E.O Co Founder Secur Kenya Group.

All Students are encouraged to attend this event as it will provide a platform for networking and garnering knowledge on financial managment and investment.

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2016 Mr & Miss KeMU Beauty Pageant: Nairobi Campus

The Nairobi Campus Mr & Miss KeMU Beauty Pageant took place on Friday 4th November 2016 from 8:00pm at the KeMU Towers Auditorium. It was a competitive event to select the office bearers of Mr & Miss KeMU office in the campus: a night full of entertainment. The students came in numbers to support their fellows while the staff members were also not left behind. The contestants who had great talent and creativity gave the judges a hard time to select the winners.

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Kubamba Gospel Sunday

Kubamba Gospel Sunday was hosted at KeMU Main Campus on 6th November 2016. There was a Live Service (RAUKA SHOW) from 8:00 am-10:30 am at the KeMU Graduation Square. The preaching was done by the Methodist Presiding Bishop Rev.Joseph Ntombura.

After the morning service there was Kubamba Show from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm hosted by Kambua, Dj MOz, Dj Gee Gee, MC Timeless Noel and Hypeman Tony Steezy.

The event was aired live on Citizen TV and Streaming live from their webiste.


KeMU Wallop Meru Teachers College 10-0

KeMU football team taught Meru Teachers College (MTC) a football lesson they will never forget in a midweek friendly match on Tuesday 1st November 2016 at Kaaga Methodist Church soccer pitch. KeMU lit up the match and danced to a different beat. KeMU football team played with artistry, joy and knowledgeable skill. The team which believes in a philosophy of sportsmanship and winning beautifully won the friendly match with swagger and style. They displayed football in its purest form. Despite starting the match a little bit late at 5.30pm the goals still came with ease and at will.  KeMU played to get fun and results following the rules of the game. MTC tried to use their physical strength and speed which is their strong point but could not march the creativity and aesthetic standards of the KeMU team.


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KeMU Blood Donation Drive 2016

The Nairobi Campus annual blood donation week took place on 27th and 28th October 2016 at KeMU Towers 7th floor from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. We are pleased to report that we managed to collect 56 pints of blood. We appreciate our staff and students who donated blood to save lives. Special thanks to our Red Cross - KeMU Chapter students and Kenya National Blood Transfusion Service for their dedication towards this very noble cause.



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KeMU Basketball Team Qualifies for NBA 2016 Season Finals

KeMU Nairobi campus men basketball team has qualified for NBA league 2016 finals. The team finished position two in the league to qualify for playoffs. In the round of 16, the team humbled Old pirates 79-44 to qualify for quarter finals. Additionally, they beat Kivuli 81-50 and 67-55 at quarter finals in game 2 and 3 respectively to qualify for semifinals. At semifinal, they humbled K-city 3-0, 59-47, 71-51 and 61-60 to qualify for the 5- games finals which will be held on 5th, 6th, 12th, 13th and 19th of October 2016. The winner between KeMU and N/Morans will be crowned NBA League Champions 2016 season and will be promoted to KBF league.

KeMU Annual International Research Conference

Preparations for the the upcoming Annual International Research Conference are well underway. Abstracts have been entered and the authors notified. The Directorate of Research is cordially reminding authors from various KeMU campuses and Organizations to prepare for full submission of their papers by 7th November 2016.The Conference will take place at the Kenya Methodist University-Main Campus,Meru on 21st and 22nd November 2016.

Theme:" Sustainable Development Through Research and Innovation."

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KeMU Mercurial Striker Joins Harambee Stars

From home of the finest footballers, he is a true symbol of football.  He is one of the finest strikers to have played for the team and a true legend of the game of this legendary team. You are talking about a player with sublime skill that represents an era.  A player who has been consistently victorious and repeatedly triumphant and played for the team with his body, mind and soul. The team is of course KeMU and the player is none other than Morven Otinya a Diploma student in the University.

Otinya has been called to the National soccer team Harambee stars camp to represent the country in two upcoming friendly matches against Mozambique and Liberia on 12th and 15th November. Last year Otinya helped KeMU finish in a respectable position 5 in the FKF Super league and to reach the KUSA finals in JOOUST, Bondo in December. The exceptional striker has ability, agility, strength and spirit. He is undeniably a giant in the game and it’s hard to find a quality he doesn’t possess.KeMU has 8 players in the women national team the starlets that is preparing for the Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) in Cameroon in November this year.

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Caution Money Refund - Nairobi Campus

ALL GRADUATES BEFORE 2016 TO BOOK ONE WEEK BEFORE through this email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Time: 9.00AMTO 4.00PM


2016 Graduates Mandatory Requirements

  1. Original Clearance form

  2. Original National ID/Passport

  3. A copy of the Final certificate


  1. Original Clearance form

  2. Original National ID/Passport


The President's Award-Kenya: Awarding Ceremony

The awarding ceremony took place on Thursday 27/10/2016 from 11:00am at State House Nairobi. The event was presided over by the President of the Republic of Kenya, who is also the Programs Patron. We are pleased to report that Virginia Njeri Muthaka, a student in Communication & Journalism received a Life Membership Award. This is an award presented to outstanding Gold award holders of the President’s Award Program. Our Talent Management Club (TMC) perfomed a contemporary dance during the occasion. The President encouraged the young people to be determined, focused and uphold high standards in their lives. He also emphasized on Unity among one another. We appreciate the students for flying our KeMU flag high. In attendance were Dr. Risper Orero; Principal Nairobi Campus, Susan Laimaru; Assistant Dean of Students’, Rev. David Manyara; Assistant University Chaplain, Josephine Njue; SAR Administration and Ben Muriuki:Marketing Dept.





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