About MKUR

With an emphasis of Science, technology and humanities, Mount Kenya University Rwanda offers an all rounded education including moral and professional education to all persons irrespective of religion, race, gender or political affiliation, social or cultural background.

new mku rwanda campus

A great place with a great sense of space Mount Kenya University Rwanda campus in Kagarama, Kicukiro district is a stunning beauty within easy reach from Kigali city center and its suburbs. It’s well served by public transport and is reachable within fifteen minutes’ drive from the city center.
Those who choose Mount Kenya University get access to a wide-range of courses that form a springboard to a sea of opportunities. We seek to promote a record of achievement and success in academic excellence and job prospects. To enable our students realise their lifetime agenda, we have invested heavily in facilities and staff.

Word From Vice Chancellor

I would like to take this opportunity to extend a warm welcome to those of you who have just discovered Mount Kenya University Rwanda. Since inception in Rwanda seven years ago as a campus of Mount Kenya University in Kenya, the university is moving forward in empowering generations through a strong tradition of academic excellence.
As we become autonomous and a chartered university in Rwanda this year, we promise to provide the very best environment for furthering your knowledge and preparing you for a fulfilling life and career.
You should expect the highest standards of teaching from us, based on academic research that pushes the boundaries of knowledge and leads the world. As a chartered university in the country, we will strive to be innovative, creative and responsible. Together, we will address real-life challenges which have global impact, seeking far reaching solutions for the benefit of all.
Above all, and at the heart of everything we do, is a passion to make your time with us as enriching and happy as possible. If you have further questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch or to come and visit us at our new ultra- modern campus in kagarama, kicukiro district. Our door is always open. We look forward to welcoming you to our community, where we will continue to empower generations through education.

Pro. Edwin Odthuno
Vice Chancellor

MISSION

“To Provide World-Class Education, Research and Innovation for Individual Transformation and Sustainable Global Development.”

VISION

“To be a Global Cen­tre of Ex­cellence in Education, Research and Inno­vation in Science and Technology.”

PHILOSOPHY

To harness knowledge in applied Sciences and technology for the service of humanity

ACADEMIC CHARACTER

With an emphasis of Science, technology and humanities, Mount Kenya University offers an all rounded education including moral and professional education to all persons irrespective of religion, race, gender or political affiliation, social or cultural background. It endeavors to develop well trained man power equipped with technological scientific knowledge and capacities from certificates, diplomas, under graduate and post‐graduate degree courses.