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Winning Team Kenya National Drama Festivals 2017

The 2017 National Drama Festivals took place at Kisumu County from 8th to 16th April 2017 in Kisumu Girls, Kisumu Boys, Lions Secondary, Nyamasaria Primary & Tom Mboya Labour College.

Our Drama Club was not left behind; on Tuesday 13th April 2017 they represented the university with a play “Dr. Alfayo” that was staged shortly before the adjudicators could break for lunch at Nyamasaria Primary School.

The core content of the play was well matched will the 2017 festival theme “Enhancing National Values for Development” Which saw the play scoop the following awards:



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Notice - Continuing Students

Dear student, this is to remind you to select your courses for 2nd Trimester, 2017 by next week. You can finalize with the registration when the trimester begins.

Registrar Academic Affairs.

KeMU Spearheads Partnerships And Value Addition In Service Delivery

Dr. Helmig arrived in Kenya on Tuesday 21st March for an MTS Workshop that ran for ten days, from 20th - 31st March, for the Kenyan Universities at the KICD (Kenya Institute of Cirriculum Development.

Dr. Rainer Helmig has past experience in the implementation of the MTS project in other countries, with rich expertise on 'How to Multiply.' Dr. Helmig is also one of the trainers who hosted the KeMU Task-force during the November-December 2016 seminars in Germany and was instrumental in the development of the MTS: Knowledge Management by Dr. Wanja Tenambergen.

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KeMU Christian Fellowship Kesha

Kenya Methodist University’s Christian Fellowship will be holding a worship Experience in the KeMU Auditorium, Nairobi Campus, Friday 24th at 9pm until dawn. It will be a night of restoration through worship!

Come one, come all



Marysville School Donates Books to Kemu Library

Vice Chancellor Prof. Kirimi H. Kiriamiti receives quality educational books that were donated to the University through the outgoing Kenya Methodist University Development Association (KeMUDA) Executive Director Rev. Dr. Tom Albright, being a donation to KeMU Library by   Marysville School District, Washington USA. Also present was Rev. Nate Voelker, the incoming KeMUDA Executive Director. Receiving the Books, Prof. Kiriamiti thanked Marysville School District for the generous donation noting that they were of great relevance and resourceful to the staff, students and other library users. He reiterated that he was looking forward for a continuous collaboration with the two institutions

KeMUSO Swearing In and Induction

We recently held elections for leaders among the student body in Kenya Methodist University, KeMUSO that went very well and ended up being a huge success. Last week each campus held handover ceremonies and all our new leaders were sworn in. We were blessed to have smooth elections and handovers as well.

Our newly elected KeMUSO student leaders from each campus met in our main campus last week for their induction. They were taken through their duties, past reports, past progress, discussed strategies, a new vision and mission for the future, introduced themselves to one another and took part in several activities for team building purposes.

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‘Zuri Award’ nomination for Dr. Chao Mbogo

Dr. Chao Mbogo, a Researcher, Lecturer and Mentor, in the department of Computer Science Nairobi campus, has been nominated for the ‘Zuri award’. The ‘Zuri award’ is a recognition by Go Gaga Experiental and Sochin Agency for women and organizations who are doing outstanding work in their communities.

Dr. Chao was nominated for her mentorship work to students of Computer Science, a program she has been running for the last five months. The active mentorship program is based on innovation, professional development, community involvement and scholarship. During the award nomination interview by Go Gaga and Sochin Limited at KeMU on February 21st Dr Chao’s key message was that mentorship changes lives.  Active mentorship rebuilds confidence in learning, rejuvenates excitement among students, and immerses the students in computing world, hence preparing them for it. Some of her student mentees also participated in the interview, speaking about the impact of the mentorship program on them.

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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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