Moi University: Statistics

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#3004 of 14,131 In the World
#60 of 1,104 In Africa
#4 of 63 In Kenya
#1 of 3 In Eldoret
#362 of 1,000 For International Law
Top50% For 17 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
85%
Enrollment
32,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
mu.ac.ke
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate85%
Admissions RequirementsMinimum of C+ in Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) or equivalent
Academic CalendarUndergraduate, August to April (August - December; January-April). Postgraduate, September to May (September-January; February-May). Schools of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing (October to September)
Enrollment32,500
Full time employee3,750
Student:staff ratio9:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,629
Citations
61,171

Moi University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
1,073 / 33,529
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
895 / 18,239
Biology
478 / 16,698
Environmental Science
436 / 13,476
Business
396 / 8,364
Demography
366 / 14,023
Public Health
246 / 6,638
Economics
224 / 2,241
Political Science
223 / 844
Psychology
222 / 6,086
Healthcare Management (MHA)
186 / 4,132
Health Science
184 / 6,078
Engineering
184 / 3,918
Pediatrics
158 / 7,961
Family medicine
156 / 4,324
Chemistry
152 / 3,097
Sociology
133 / 775
Agricultural Science
132 / 2,131
Geography and Cartography
122 / 3,224
Development Studies
120 / 1,921
Mathematics
117 / 537
Communications and Public Relations
110 / 1,243
Computer Science
109 / 1,220
Physics
94 / 887
Environmental Management
88 / 4,555
Nursing
86 / 2,411
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
82 / 6,512
Marketing
82 / 1,402
Materials Science
80 / 770
Ecology
77 / 2,404
Oncology and Cancer research
69 / 646
Education Majors
66 / 482
Math Teachers
64 / 212
Epidemiology
63 / 3,394
Law
57 / 32
Art & Design
54 / 76
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
50 / 1,110
Hospitality and Hotel Management
50 / 2,496
Botany
46 / 677
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
43 / 2,743

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 10 2
1992 19 6
1993 15 12
1994 31 21
1995 17 16
1996 28 39
1997 24 51
1998 19 71
1999 26 115
2000 17 144
2001 28 181
2002 40 265
2003 30 309
2004 56 403
2005 47 538
2006 55 747
2007 52 883
2008 53 1171
2009 77 1506
2010 103 2024
2011 121 2785
2012 187 4134
2013 143 4945
2014 148 5381
2015 181 5490
2016 197 5163
2017 252 5161
2018 229 4958
2019 248 5710
2020 314 6484
2021 263 7332

Tuition

International studetns c.1,700-4,800 per annum (USD)
Local studetns c.120,000-400,000 per annum (KES)

Moi University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities ++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences ++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics ++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences ++++
Bachelor's Degree Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Agriculture, Art Education, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Chemistry, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Engineering, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Information Sciences, Law, Medicine, Natural Resources, Nursing, Physics, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Public Health, Social Sciences, Special Education, Tourism
Postgraduate Diploma Demography and Population, Human Resources, International Relations and Diplomacy, Management, Public Relations, Religious Studies
Master's Degree Agricultural Education, Agricultural Management, Analytical Chemistry, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Archiving, Banking, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Child Care and Development, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Crop Production, Dairy, Development Studies, Ecology, Economics, Embryology and Reproduction Biology, Entomology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Film, Finance, Fishery, Food Science, Forestry, French, Gender Studies, Genetics, Geography (Human), Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Administration, Health Education, Health Sciences, History, Horticulture, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Hydraulic Engineering, Hygiene, Immunology, Industrial Engineering, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Inorganic Chemistry, International Relations and Diplomacy, Journalism, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Media Studies, Medicine, Meteorology, Microbiology, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Health, Oncology, Organic Chemistry, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Parasitology, Peace and Disarmament, Philosophy, Physical Chemistry, Physiology, Plant and Crop Protection, Plant Pathology, Private Law, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Publishing and Book Trade, Radiology, Religious Studies, Sociology, Soil Science, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Statistics, Surgery, Swahili, Textile Technology, Theatre, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation
Doctor's Degree Agricultural Management, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Crop Production, Dairy, Development Studies, Ecology, Energy Engineering, Entomology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Fishery, Forestry, Genetics, Geography (Human), Health Education, History, Horticulture, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Information Sciences, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Machine Building, Management, Materials Engineering, Mechanics, Natural Resources, Nutrition, Parasitology, Philosophy, Plant Pathology, Political Sciences, Production Engineering, Public Health, Religion, Sociology, Soil Science, Statistics, Swahili, Tourism, Zoology

Notable alumni

  1. Abbas Abdullahi Sheikh Siraji

    Abbas Abdullahi Sheikh Siraji
    Born in
    Somalia Flag Somalia
    Years
    1985-2017 (aged 32)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Abbas Abdullahi Sheikh Siraji was a Somali politician who briefly served as the Minister of Public Works and Reconstruction until he was shot dead in Mogadishu in 2017.

  2. Mugo Kibati

    Mugo Kibati
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Mugo Kibati is a Kenyan business executive who is the CEO of Telkom Kenya, a company that provides a full range service of fixed and mobile communication services, both voice and data, provided to the corporate, government and SME sectors.

  3. Fredros O Okumu

    Fredros O Okumu
    Born in
    Kenya Flag Kenya
    Occupations
    entomologistparasitologist
    Biography

    Fredros Okumu is a Kenyan parasitologist and entomologist, who currently works as director of science at the Ifakara Health Institute in Tanzania. His primary research interests concern the interactions between humans and mosquitoes.

  4. Daisy Nyongesa

    Daisy Nyongesa
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Daisy Kanainza Nyongesa, is a nominated senator in the Senate of Kenya, representing the youth on an Orange Democratic Movement party (ODM) ticket.

General info

Alternative names MU
Founded 1984
Accreditation Commission for Higher Education
Motto Foundation of Knowledge
Colors green, white
Academic structure School of Aerospace Sciences
School of Arts and Social Sciences
School of Business and Economics
School of Biological and Physical Sciences
School of Education
School of Engineering
School of Human Resource Development
School of Information Sciences
School of Medicine
School of Dentistry
School of Public Health
School of Nursing
School of Law
Affiliations and memberships Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of African Universities (AAU)
Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA)

Location and Contacts

Address PO Box 3900
Eldoret, Uasin Gishu, 30100
Kenya
City population 194,000
Phone +254 (53) 43620
Fax +254 (53) 43047

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