Hubert Kairuki Memorial University (HKMU), is a private university which is fully accredited and chartered University, recognized by the Government of United Republic of Tanzania, through the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU).
The University campus is located on plot No. 322 Kairuki Road in the Mikocheni area, some 7-km from the Dar es Salaam City centre, off Ali Hassan Mwinyi and Old Bagamoyo roads. Besides proximity to the Dar es Salaam beach resorts and hotels, HKMU has easy access to several major tourist attractions in Tanzania, including Bagamoyo, Saadani, Mikumi, the Selous national park, Kilwa, Mafia Marine Park, Udzungwa Mountains, and Zanzibar.
The Vision of HKMU is to become a model private University in Tanzania, and in Africa: a University that provides highest quality education, conducts cutting edge research, and provides exemplary to society.
The Mission of HKMU is to educate liberally and broadly, qualify men and women to advance frontiers of knowledge through research, and provide consultancy and advisory services to the public.
Our Motto: “HKMU for a Brighter Future”.
Core Values of the University:
• Professionalism: We will strive to adhere to professional ethics and standards and impart this to our students. We will drive a change in this area
• Excellence: We are committed to quality as ever. We will continue to recruit the most promising students, faculty, and staff, and provide them with the resources to excel.
• Adaptability: We will lead Tanzania and the region in embracing scientific and technological advancements, and seek to adapt them to our local situation.
• Collaboration: We are young and dynamic. We will seek to learn from the available best practices and to grow together with peers. We will encourage interdisciplinary courses, colloquia, and research, forming new alliances for innovation in the new sciences. We will provide an interface where students, administrators and staff work together for a common goal.