Laikipia University

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Laikipia University

Laikipia University is a Kenyan University situated in Nyahururu. It is the premier university of education (arts) in the country currently. The university has seven campuses: Nakuru campus, Embu campus, Nyahururu Town campus, Naivasha campus, Nairobi City Campus (Upper hill TBM Plaza), Mararal campus and Eldoret campus.

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Laikipia University was awarded Charter on 19th February 2013  by the then President & Commander in Chief of the Defence Forces of the Republic of Kenya; his Excellency Hon. Mwai Kibaki E.G.H., This made the institution a fully-fledged University.

Vision

A University for valued transformation of society

Mission

To serve the students and society through research, education, scholarship, training, outreach and consultancy

Core Values

  • Quality
  • Integrity
  • Respect

Courses offered at Laikipia University

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The University offers the following courses listed below

1.    Certificate Programmes

•    Computer Applications
•    Computer Repairs and Maintenance
•    Human Resource Management
•    Public Relations
•    Purchasing and Supplies Management
•    School Management, Sales and Marketing
•    Accounting: KATC, CPA
•    Certificate in French
•    Information Communication Technology (CICT)
•    Certificate in Public Administration and County Governance
•    Certificate in Sports Science and Management

2. Diploma Programmes

•    Diploma in Communication and Technology (DICT)
•    Diploma in French i-iv (DELFAI)
•    Diploma in Community Development
•    Diploma in Sport Science and Management
•    Diploma in Procurement and Logistics Management
•    Diploma in Business Management
•    Diploma in Library and Information Studies
•    Diploma in Education (Arts)
•    Diploma in Guidance and Counselling
•    Diploma in Education Arts – (Primary and Secondary option)
•    Diploma in Education: Math and Computer studies

3. Bachelors Degree Programmes

•    Bachelor of Arts (Kiswahili and Communication)
•    Bachelor of Arts (English and Communication)
•    Bachelor of Arts (Communication and Media)
•    Bachelor of Library and Information Studies
•    Bachelor of Arts (Peace and Conflict Studies)
•    Bachelor of Science (Geography)
•    Bachelor of Psychology
•    Bachelor of Science (Community Development)
•    Bachelor of Arts (Criminology and Security Studies)
•    Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science)
•    Bachelor of Education (Arts)
•    Bachelor of Education (Science)
•    Bachelor of Science
•    Bachelor of Science (Information and Communication Technology)
•    Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
•    Bachelor of Commerce
•    Bachelor of Science (Economics and Statistics)
•    Bachelor of Science (Statistics)
•    Bachelor of Science (Agricultural Economics)
•    Bachelor of Agribusiness Management
•    Bachelor of Arts (History and Economics)
•    Bachelor of Arts (Economics and Sociology)
•    Bachelor of Agricultural Education and Extension.
•    Bachelor of Education Arts (Primary option)
•    Bachelor of Education Arts (secondary option)
•    Bachelor of Early Childhood Development Education
•    Bachelor of Sports Science and Management

4. Post Graduate Degree Programmes:

•    Post Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Management (For Police Officers only)
•    Post Graduate Diploma in Education
•    Post Graduate Diploma in Youth and Development
•    Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Science and Management

5. Masters Programmes

•    Master of Education (Med.) in Education Management
•    Master of Education (Med.) in Education Planning
•    Master of Education (Med.) in Economics of Education
•    Master of Education (Med.) in Guidance and Counselling
•    Master of Arts in Kiswahili and Communication
•    Master of Arts in Guidance and Counselling
•    Master of Arts in Applied Linguistics
•    Master of Arts in Literature
•    Master of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication
•    Master of Arts in History
•    Master of Arts in Religious Studies

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6. Doctor of Philosophy Programmes
•    Doctor of Philosophy in Guidance and Counselling
•    Doctor of Philosophy in Education Management
•    Doctor of Philosophy in Curriculum
•    Doctor of Philosophy in Planning
•    Doctor of Philosophy in Education Psychology
•    Doctor of Philosophy in Kiswahili and Communication
•    Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Linguistics
•    Doctor of Philosophy in History
•    Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Measurements and Evaluation

Laikipia University Admission Requirements

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1. Certificate Programmes
Minimum Entry Requirements:
KCSE Mean Grade D+ or an equivalent qualification from a recognized institution for all certificate courses except in Certificate in Bridging Mathematics, Kiswahili, English – KCSE Mean Grade of C+

2. Diploma Programmes
Minimum Entry Requirements:
An aggregate KCSE grade of C (PLAIN) or an equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution.

3. Bachelors Degree Programmes
Minimum Entry Requirements:
An aggregate KCSE grade of C+ (PLUS) or a relevant Diploma from a recognized institution.
(Some Degree Programmes may require higher aggregate KCSE grade).

4. Post Graduate Degree Programmes:
Entry Requirements:
First Degree in a Relevant field

5. Masters Programmes
Entry Requirements:
Bachelor Degree, Second Class Honours (Upper Division) and above OR Bachelor Degree Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with at least two (2) years’ relevant work experience.

6. Doctor of Philosophy Programmes
Entry Requirements
Masters qualification in a relevant field from a recognized Institution or its Equivalent from a recognized institution

Laikipia University Application Forms

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•    Certificate Application Form
•    Diploma Application Form
•    Undergraduate Application Form
•    PGDE Application Form
•    Masters Application Form
•    PHD Application Form
•    Student Personal Details Form
•    Reference Form

Laikipia University Fee structures

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All fees should be paid at any branch of the following LAIKIPIA UNIVERSITY bank accounts.

Fully completed Application Forms with certified copies of certificates should be returned to: The Registrar (Academic Affairs) c/o Admissions Office Laikipia University P.O. Box 1100-20300, NYAHURURU. so as to reach him by the APPLICATION DEADLINE; WHICH IS 2 WEEKS BEFORE COMMENCEMENT OF THE PROGRAMME.

Each student is expected to meet accommodation charges which will be communicated to each applicant before the session starts.

Laikipia University Contacts

Laikipia University
P.O. Box 1100 – 20300
Nyahururu, Kenya
Admission Office Enquiries:
+254 (0)20 267 1779,
+254 (0)20 267 1771,
Email : raa@laikipia.ac.ke

Laikipia University Nyahururu Campus

Laikipia University Nyahururu Campus was established in 2002 as the Centre for Continuing Education to cater for the training needs of the local community and offer educational opportunities to those interested in pursuing both vocational and higher education.

Laikipia University Nyahururu Campus is located at the Gatero Building. It is also a few metres from the Nyahururu Town Clock and Kenol Petrol Station.
The Campus has both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and a number of diploma and certificate programmes. The programmes are as follows:

School of Education
Master of Education (Educational Planning and Management)
Master of Education (Curriculum and Instruction)
Master of Education (Guidance & Counselling)
Bachelor of Education (Arts) – Secondary option
Bachelor of Education (science)- regular & school Based
Bachelor of Education (Arts) – Primary option
Bachelor of Education (ECDE) – School Based mode
Diploma in Education (Arts and science)- regular and school based mode

School of Science and Applied Technology
Bachelor of Computer Science
Bachelor of Information Communication Technology
Diploma in Information Communication Technology
Computer Repair and Maintenance
Certificate in Computer Applications
Certificate in information and communication Technology
Bridging in Mathematics

School of Humanities and Development Studies
Masters of art in ( History, Religion, Kiswahili, Literature and Linguistic)
Masters of art (Counselling Psychology)
Bachelor of Psychology
Bachelor of art (Criminology and Security Studies)
Bachelor of science in Community Development
Bachelor of Library and Information Science
Diploma and Certificate in Library and Records Management

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Teaching Staff
The Campus has qualified staff for all courses. Whenever there is a shortfall, part-time lecturers are engaged to ensure that our students get value for their money.

Facilities
The Campus has a well stocked library to cater for the needs of the various disciplines. We also have a cafeteria that caters for the students. However, students are expected to make arrangements for their accommodation. The staff is always ready to guide students on this.

Laikipia University Eldoret Campus

Laikipia University Eldoret Campus is situated in the Kapsoya area, along Eldoret-Nakuru Highway, in Uasin Gishu County. The Campus is situated in a serene environment, ideal for a learning institution.
The University Campus proposes to offer the following programmes:

Masters Programmes
1.    Master of Business Administration (MBA) with option Entrepreneurship, Finance, HRM, International Business Management, MIS, Marketing, Operations Management, Strategic Management
2.    Master of Education Management
3.    Master of Education in Guidance and Counselling.
4.    Master of Arts in History
5.    Master of Arts in Religion
6.    Master of Arts in Guidance and Counselling
7.    Master of Arts in Kiswahili and Communications
8.    Master of Arts in Applied Linguistics

Post Graduate Diploma
Post Graduate Diploma in Education

Bachelors Programmes
1.    Bachelor of Education (Arts) secondary option
2.    Bachelor of Education (ECDE)
3.    Bachelor of Education (Primary Option): Social studies, languages (Kiswahili, English) & Mathematics.
4.    Bachelor of Arts (Communication & Media)
5.    Bachelor of Arts (Criminology & Security Studies)
6.    Bachelor of Science(Community Development)
7.    Bachelor of Library & Information Studies
8.    Bachelor of Psychology
9.    Bachelor of Arts (Economics & Sociology)
10.    Bachelor of commerce(BCOM) with options: Management Science, HRM, Accounting, Banking & Finance, Co-operative Management, Insurance and Risk Management, Marketing
11.    Bachelor of Science (Statistics)
12.    Bachelor of Science (Economics and Statistics)

Contact: directoreldoretcampus@laikipia.ac.ke

Laikipia University Embu Campus

Laikipia University Embu Campus is situated along Kanjuru Road, about 200 Metres off Embu – Meru Highway, past the County Assembly offices and hosts access to hostels within and around the campus for both male and female.

The Campus is made up of various bodies active in fields such as pedagogical research, entrepreneurship, cultural enhancement and social service, in line with the vision and mission of Laikipia University.

Embu Campus is a true icon of the Embu culture in the region and is committed to continuous improvement of the quality of research and teaching activities as well as being actively involved in the development of businesses and industry in Kenya. It is also commited to strengthening links with pioneer multinational and international organizations working for the advancement of innovation, knowledge and mankind.

Laikipia University Maralal Campus

Laikipia University Maralal Campus is located on a 600-acre piece of land granted by the County Council of Samburu to Laikipia University from the 1,600-acre Namotio Farm. The Campus is situated five kilometres west of Maralal Town, and is adjacent to Maralal High School.

To enhance access to university education in Maralal Town, a Town Campus has been opened at the District Centre for Early Childhood Education (DICECE) next to Samburu County administrative headquarters. The Centre offers Certificate, Diploma, Degree and Postgraduate Programmes on full-time, school-based and part-time basis.

The launching of Maralal Campus in January 2011 was received with a lot of excitement, support and appreciation by the local leaders and the community.

The campus has four sections namely;
1.    Academic Programmes
2.    Administration
3.    ICT
4.    Examinations and Timetabling

Email:maralalcampus@laikipia.ac.ke

Laikipia University Nairobi Campus

Laikipia University Nairobi Campus welcomes you to a University for valued transformation of Society. The Campus was established in January 2014 with the following objectives:

i) To address the training needs of individuals in various occupations.
ii) To offer learning opportunities to individuals interested in pursuing certificate, diploma, degree and post-graduate courses.

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The campus currently offers the following programmes:
PhD Programmes
•    PhD in Education

Masters Programmes
•    Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
•    Master of Business Administration (MBA)
•    Master of Educational Management with the following options: Planning, Administration and Economics

Degree Programmes
•    Bachelor of Commerce
•    Bachelor of Education (BEd – Arts) – Secondary Option
•    Bachelor of Education (BEd) – Primary option
•    Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Development Education

Diploma Programmes
•    Diploma in Business Management
•    Diploma in Education – Secondary and Primary options
•    Diploma in Human Resource Management
•    Diploma in Information, Communication & Technology
•    Diploma in Procurement & Logistics Management

Certificate Courses
•    Accounting: ATC & CPA
•    Computer Repair & Maintenance
•    Computer Applications
•    Education & School Management
•    Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
•    Human Resource Management
•    Information Communication & Technology
•    Procurement & Logistics Management
•    Purchasing & Supplies Management

Location : 5th floor – Solutiontech Place, Longonot road – Upperhill
Tel No : +254(0)202 361 233
Cell No : 0717 921 553
Email : nairobicampus@laikipia.ac.ke

Laikipia University Naivasha Campus

Laikipia University Naivasha Campus welcomes you to the world of academia. The Campus was established in 2010 with the following objectives:

i) To address the training needs of individuals in various occupations.
ii) To offer learning opportunities to individuals interested in pursuing certificate, diploma, degree and post-graduate courses.
The Campus is located at Eagle Centre Building (off-Mbaria Kaniu Road) in Naivasha Town. The Campus is currently offering the following programmes:

Masters Programmes
•    Master of Business Administration
•    Master of Educational Management with the following options: Planning, Administration and Economics

Degree Programmes
•    Bachelor of Commerce
•    Bachelor of Education (BEd – Arts) – Secondary Option
•    Bachelor of Education (BEd) – Primary option
•    Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Development Education

Diploma Programmes
•    Diploma in Business Management
•    Diploma in Education – Secondary and Primary options
•    Diploma in Human Resource Management
•    Diploma in Information, Communication & Technology
•    Diploma in Procurement & Logistics Management

Certificate Courses
•    Accounting: ATC & CPA
•    Computer Repair & Maintenance
•    Computer Applications
•    Education & School Management
•    Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
•    Human Resource Management
•    Information Communication & Technology
•    Procurement & Logistics Management
•    Purchasing & Supplies Management

Bridging Courses in Mathematics, English and Kiswahili

Teaching Staff
The Campus has qualified teaching staff for all courses on offer. Part-time lecturers are, however, engaged whereby there is a short fall in full-time lecturers. The Campus wishes all students a bright future as they pursue their studies at Laikipia University .

Naivasha Campus, Laikipia University.
Location: Eagle Centre Building, Sokoni Street.
Tel No:  0202671776/80
Email:naivasha@laikipia.ac.ke

Laikipia University Nakuru Campus

Laikipia University Nakuru Campus is situated 20 kilometres from Nakuru Town, along the Nairobi-Nakuru Highway. It is a leader in University education, with a reputation for high quality teaching and learning and exciting, contemporary academic programmes. The campus focuses on delivering accessible, high quality programmes through innovative models with an emphasis on outstanding students’ experience.

It is endowed with numerous facilities ranging from modern spacious lecture halls, state of the art laboratories, sports and games facilities, separate ladies and gents accommodation units within the campus, ultra-modern library, modern lecture theatre and a modern catering unit among others.

directornakurucampus@laikipia.ac.ke

Laikipia University
P.O. Box 1100 – 20300
Nyahururu, Kenya
Admission Office Enquiries:
+254 (0)20 267 1779,
+254 (0)20 267 1771,
Email : raa@laikipia.ac.ke