KENYATTA UNIVERSITY   Prof. Olive M. Mugenda PhD, EBS             Vice ChancellorIAU Conference, November, 16th , 2011    ...
Allow me to welcome everyone to Kenya and toKenyatta University for the IAU ConferenceI wish to recognize the presence of ...
Welcome to Kenya andto Kenyatta University   Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
The Kenyan Education SystemComprises of:• Basic education  – Early childhood education  – Primary education     • Lower pr...
Higher education system• Constitutes of tertiary and university  education• Goals of higher education:  – Skill developmen...
ROLE OF UNIVERSITIES IN             KENYA• There are 28 Universities in Kenya 7 of them being  Public• Currently approxima...
Cont’• Quality control for public and private  Universities• Approve programs• Setting standards and guidelines of  operat...
Brief History of KUThe University celebrated its Silver                                       8         Jubilee in 2010
Kenyatta University in the 80’s            9
School of EducationKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              10
The Old LibraryKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
Road From the GateKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
Enhancing Access & Equity   Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
AccessKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
Increase in enrolment from 200 in 1975 toabout 40,000 in 2011It is projected that enrolment will rise to50,000 by 2015Incr...
Establishment of Campuses &   Open Learning Centres                                              16Kenyatta University ISO...
The Latest CampusKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              17
EquityKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
Gender Establishment      of  the Gender   andAffirmative Action Unit Establishment of Dept. of Gender &Development Studie...
Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
N=912        N=1,828
N = 42,146
Special Needs Students Kenyatta University is the only university inKenya admitting large numbers of specialneeds students...
Transport for Physically ChallengedKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified   24
RampsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
Students Using Assistive Technology        Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                    ...
OVS Provision of scholarships & bursaries toorphans & vulnerable students Priority given to:    Orphans    Partial orphans...
Other DevelopmentsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
Strategic Plan        Prior to 2005, there was no strategic plan        guiding the University        The first Kenyatta U...
Strategic and Vision Plan (2005 – 2015)   Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                     ...
Governance and Management      Close consultation among the      Chancellor, Chairman of Council &      Vice-chancellor.  ...
MAJOR DIRECTORATES        Gender & Affirmative         University Industry         ODeL              Action               ...
PoliciesKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              33
Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              34
ICTKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              35
University Fibre Optic Network             Layout                                                                         ...
ConnectivityOptic fiber LAN laid down and activated                                          37
600-Seater Student’s                    Computer Centre          Completed one year agoCompleted in 2008        Kenyatta U...
Student’s Computer CentreKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
ICT Budget, 2006-2010                                                 100million                 100                  80  ...
Year                               Number of                                       computers    2006                      ...
500% Increase       Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                                     42
PartnershipsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              43
University –UniversityUniversity –Research OrganizationsUniversity-private sector     Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Ce...
Japanese Delegation Discuss Linkage Programs with VC                                    .Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008...
Equity Bank Supports Students’ Community Service Program                                 46
CEO, Barclays Bank, KU, VC & TSC Secretary after signing of                 scholarship agreement                        47
Research, Science &    Technology Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified                                             ...
Formulation & implementation ofKenyatta University’s Research Policy                                        49
Institute for Research, Science &                             Technology                              Vice-Chancellor     ...
Enhance capacity for conducting basic &applied research       Institute for Research, Science &     Technology      undert...
Increasing funding for research &development      Vice-Chancellor’s Research Fund      Conferences Fund     PhD Research F...
Improving & developing infrastructurefor research    Establishment of a Centre to develop  Science & Industrial Parks    S...
Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              54
Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              55
Business Innovation &      IncubationKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
Formulation & implementation ofKenyatta University’s Research Policy                                        57
To encourage innovation and entrepreneurshipamong students, KU recently established theChandaria Business Innovation and I...
Collaborators among others in the project are:      The Chandaria Foundation      The Youth Enterprise Development FundMen...
The Proposed CentreKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              60
3rd Stream Income Projects   Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
KUCC as an Income generating project    Renovated 4 years ago              62
North Coast Beach HotelProcured 3 years ago                                        63
Kenyatta University Funeral Home
Recently launched   65
Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              66
Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              67
InfrastructureKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified   68
Lecture Halls ComplexCompleted in 2009         Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                ...
110% Increase         Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified   70
School of EngineeringCompleted in 2010
AmphitheatreCompleted in 2010
Post Modern  Library  Building              Completed in 2011                                  73
74Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
75Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
Students’ Science                      LaboratoriesCompleted in 2008          Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified ...
137.71% Increase         Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                                      ...
New Nyayo Hostels             Nyayo 5                                        Nyayo 6Completed in 2009              Kenyatt...
56% Increase       Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                                     79
Students’ Centre                                 NewOld             Completed in 2009
Admissions’ BlockCompleted in 2007                                  81     Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
The Arts ComplexCompleted in 2007       Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                       ...
5.1 Million litres underground water tank    Completed in 2010          Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified       ...
Water Supply, 2006-2010                                     1010 8 6              5                                  Under...
Ongoing ProjectsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              85
School of EconomicsUnder construction
New Administration Block
School of Tourism & Hospitality
School of LawFront View     Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                                   89
3-D ViewKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              90
Teaching, Research &         Referral Hospital                                              91Kenyatta University ISO 9001...
Teaching Hospital    Groundbreaking CeremonyKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                   ...
PROPOSED UNI-CITY
Future ProjectsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                              94
Centre for International Programmes &               CollaborationPlanned for next year                     95
Alumni CentrePlanned for this year          96
Directorate ComplexPlanned for this year              97
Results of sustained    InnovationsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                            ...
Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified   99
Number of Schools & Departments, 2006-2011   Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                  ...
100% increase       Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified   101
238.24% Increase       Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified                                                     10
Enhanced Efficiency & Performance  First public University to become ISO 9001:2000 Certified  Number 1 amongst the state c...
Enhanced corporate image  words of praise from ordinary citizens and government officials  pride exuded by alumni  recogni...
Performance Contract Award Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified   105
ISO Certificate AwardKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified   106
KU Rankings 2007-2011                                  Ranking Date            World              Africa        KenyaJan-0...
Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified   108
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  1. 1. KENYATTA UNIVERSITY Prof. Olive M. Mugenda PhD, EBS Vice ChancellorIAU Conference, November, 16th , 2011 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  2. 2. Allow me to welcome everyone to Kenya and toKenyatta University for the IAU ConferenceI wish to recognize the presence of the following: The President, IAU – Juan Ramon de la Fuente; The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Higher Education, Science & Technology – Prof. Crispus Kiamba; The Secretary General, IAU – Eva Egron- Polak. Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 2
  3. 3. Welcome to Kenya andto Kenyatta University Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  4. 4. The Kenyan Education SystemComprises of:• Basic education – Early childhood education – Primary education • Lower primary taking 4 years • Upper primary taking 4 years – Secondary education -4 years of learning• University education -taking between 3 and 5 years depending on discipline
  5. 5. Higher education system• Constitutes of tertiary and university education• Goals of higher education: – Skill development – Career preparation – Enhancement of innovation and creativity – Enhancement of research and development
  6. 6. ROLE OF UNIVERSITIES IN KENYA• There are 28 Universities in Kenya 7 of them being Public• Currently approximately 200,000 students in both private and public universities• Universities are mandated by government to educate, research and carry out community service.• Kenya has both public and private universities: public universities are established under an act of parliament while private universities are established by the commission for higher education• Roles of the Commission for Higher education: – Accreditation of universities in Kenya
  7. 7. Cont’• Quality control for public and private Universities• Approve programs• Setting standards and guidelines of operations in Universities
  8. 8. Brief History of KUThe University celebrated its Silver 8 Jubilee in 2010
  9. 9. Kenyatta University in the 80’s 9
  10. 10. School of EducationKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 10
  11. 11. The Old LibraryKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  12. 12. Road From the GateKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  13. 13. Enhancing Access & Equity Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  14. 14. AccessKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
  15. 15. Increase in enrolment from 200 in 1975 toabout 40,000 in 2011It is projected that enrolment will rise to50,000 by 2015Increased spread of the presence ofKenyatta University in Kenya throughcampuses Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
  16. 16. Establishment of Campuses & Open Learning Centres 16Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  17. 17. The Latest CampusKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 17
  18. 18. EquityKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
  19. 19. Gender Establishment of the Gender andAffirmative Action Unit Establishment of Dept. of Gender &Development Studies Development & implementation of Gender& Affirmative Action & Sexual Harassmentpolicies Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  20. 20. Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
  21. 21. N=912 N=1,828
  22. 22. N = 42,146
  23. 23. Special Needs Students Kenyatta University is the only university inKenya admitting large numbers of specialneeds students Establishment of the Disability Office Designing & redesigning physical facilitiesto cater for people with special needs Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  24. 24. Transport for Physically ChallengedKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 24
  25. 25. RampsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
  26. 26. Students Using Assistive Technology Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 26
  27. 27. OVS Provision of scholarships & bursaries toorphans & vulnerable students Priority given to: Orphans Partial orphans Vulnerable students from ASALs Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  28. 28. Other DevelopmentsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
  29. 29. Strategic Plan Prior to 2005, there was no strategic plan guiding the University The first Kenyatta University strategic plan 2005-2015, revised 2008 & 2010 Each school/ department/ section in the University has its strategic plan aligned to the University’s strategic plan Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 29
  30. 30. Strategic and Vision Plan (2005 – 2015) Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 30
  31. 31. Governance and Management Close consultation among the Chancellor, Chairman of Council & Vice-chancellor. Expansion of the University Management Board as need arises Creation of Directorates directly reporting to VC: Frees VC to focus attention on leading university & locating funds Makes implementation of activities faster Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 31
  32. 32. MAJOR DIRECTORATES Gender & Affirmative  University Industry  ODeL Action Links  Capacity  developmentCommunity  Research Outreach Vice‐ chancellorFinancial Aid  office Grant  writing   ICT  Internationalization  University Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified Advancement 32
  33. 33. PoliciesKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 33
  34. 34. Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 34
  35. 35. ICTKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 35
  36. 36. University Fibre Optic Network Layout Administration Finance Admission Nyayo Fine Arts Stores IOL Computer AVU SPAS Mathematics Arts Cyber Comtech Chemistry Physics Education Library Biochem DSA NOC Nigeria Anatomy CASB Labs Uganda Security Gate House Botzoo Transport Humanities Psychology GEO PE Health ISP LEGENDKUCC Hom Foreign KU 6 CORE FIBRE KDN FIBRE ROUTE Sociology LAN CABINET EXTENSION OF FOC
  37. 37. ConnectivityOptic fiber LAN laid down and activated 37
  38. 38. 600-Seater Student’s Computer Centre Completed one year agoCompleted in 2008 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 38
  39. 39. Student’s Computer CentreKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
  40. 40. ICT Budget, 2006-2010 100million 100 80 60 Kshs 40 2million 20 - 2006 2010 Year4900% Increase Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 40
  41. 41. Year Number of computers 2006 691 2011 3556162.5% Improvement Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 41
  42. 42. 500% Increase Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 42
  43. 43. PartnershipsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 43
  44. 44. University –UniversityUniversity –Research OrganizationsUniversity-private sector Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 44
  45. 45. Japanese Delegation Discuss Linkage Programs with VC .Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 45
  46. 46. Equity Bank Supports Students’ Community Service Program 46
  47. 47. CEO, Barclays Bank, KU, VC & TSC Secretary after signing of scholarship agreement 47
  48. 48. Research, Science & Technology Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified 48
  49. 49. Formulation & implementation ofKenyatta University’s Research Policy 49
  50. 50. Institute for Research, Science & Technology Vice-Chancellor URRAB ERC Director D/Director (Research D/Director (Research D/Director (Science,Extension & Publication) Capacity Development) Technology & Innovation) 50
  51. 51. Enhance capacity for conducting basic &applied research Institute for Research, Science & Technology undertakes capacity building Increased enrolment of Masters & PhD students 51
  52. 52. Increasing funding for research &development Vice-Chancellor’s Research Fund Conferences Fund PhD Research Facilitation Grant Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 52
  53. 53. Improving & developing infrastructurefor research Establishment of a Centre to develop Science & Industrial Parks Science laboratories Computer laboratories A level II Bio-safety laboratory Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 53
  54. 54. Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 54
  55. 55. Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 55
  56. 56. Business Innovation & IncubationKenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
  57. 57. Formulation & implementation ofKenyatta University’s Research Policy 57
  58. 58. To encourage innovation and entrepreneurshipamong students, KU recently established theChandaria Business Innovation and IncubationCentre (C-BIIC) 22 students with 9 innovation/business ideasbeing currently incubated It is planned to extend admission into C-BIIC toother innovative ideas from outside KenyattaUniversity 58
  59. 59. Collaborators among others in the project are: The Chandaria Foundation The Youth Enterprise Development FundMentorship for innovators: Distinguished mentors Professional mentorsThe establishment of C-BIIC has attractedinterest from other like minded organizationsfor partnerships 59
  60. 60. The Proposed CentreKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 60
  61. 61. 3rd Stream Income Projects Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2000 Certified
  62. 62. KUCC as an Income generating project Renovated 4 years ago 62
  63. 63. North Coast Beach HotelProcured 3 years ago 63
  64. 64. Kenyatta University Funeral Home
  65. 65. Recently launched 65
  66. 66. Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 66
  67. 67. Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 67
  68. 68. InfrastructureKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 68
  69. 69. Lecture Halls ComplexCompleted in 2009 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 69
  70. 70. 110% Increase Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 70
  71. 71. School of EngineeringCompleted in 2010
  72. 72. AmphitheatreCompleted in 2010
  73. 73. Post Modern Library Building Completed in 2011 73
  74. 74. 74Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  75. 75. 75Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  76. 76. Students’ Science LaboratoriesCompleted in 2008 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 76
  77. 77. 137.71% Increase Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 77
  78. 78. New Nyayo Hostels Nyayo 5 Nyayo 6Completed in 2009 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 78
  79. 79. 56% Increase Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 79
  80. 80. Students’ Centre NewOld Completed in 2009
  81. 81. Admissions’ BlockCompleted in 2007 81 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  82. 82. The Arts ComplexCompleted in 2007 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 82
  83. 83. 5.1 Million litres underground water tank Completed in 2010 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 83
  84. 84. Water Supply, 2006-2010 1010 8 6 5 Underground storage 4 3 Boreholes 2 1 0 2006 2010 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 84
  85. 85. Ongoing ProjectsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 85
  86. 86. School of EconomicsUnder construction
  87. 87. New Administration Block
  88. 88. School of Tourism & Hospitality
  89. 89. School of LawFront View Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 89
  90. 90. 3-D ViewKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 90
  91. 91. Teaching, Research & Referral Hospital 91Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  92. 92. Teaching Hospital Groundbreaking CeremonyKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 92
  93. 93. PROPOSED UNI-CITY
  94. 94. Future ProjectsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 94
  95. 95. Centre for International Programmes & CollaborationPlanned for next year 95
  96. 96. Alumni CentrePlanned for this year 96
  97. 97. Directorate ComplexPlanned for this year 97
  98. 98. Results of sustained InnovationsKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 98
  99. 99. Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 99
  100. 100. Number of Schools & Departments, 2006-2011 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 10
  101. 101. 100% increase Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 101
  102. 102. 238.24% Increase Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 10
  103. 103. Enhanced Efficiency & Performance First public University to become ISO 9001:2000 Certified Number 1 amongst the state corporations in performance contracts in 2006/2007 & 2007/2008 evaluations Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 103
  104. 104. Enhanced corporate image words of praise from ordinary citizens and government officials pride exuded by alumni recognition by international organizations and institutions Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 104
  105. 105. Performance Contract Award Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 105
  106. 106. ISO Certificate AwardKenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 106
  107. 107. KU Rankings 2007-2011 Ranking Date World Africa KenyaJan-07 7354 82 7Aug-08 8855 94 5Jan-09 7993 84 5Jan-10 7189 74 5Jul-10 6464 80 4Jul-11 4803 58 3 Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 107
  108. 108. Kenyatta University ISO 9001:2008 Certified 108

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