Moi University: Statistics

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#3237 of 14,160In the World
#69 of 1,103In Africa
#5 of 63In Kenya
#1 of 3In Eldoret
#411 of 1,090For International Law
Top50%For 17 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
90%
Enrollment
32,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
mu.ac.ke
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate90%
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
2,828
Citations
60,608

Moi University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
1,192 / 32,952
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
922 / 17,357
Biology
545 / 17,602
Environmental Science
498 / 13,874
Business
411 / 6,899
Demography
406 / 13,357
Public Health
284 / 7,580
Psychology
245 / 4,375
Economics
240 / 2,587
Healthcare Management (MHA)
200 / 4,103
Political Science
195 / 828
Engineering
193 / 4,060
Health Science
184 / 3,068
Pediatrics
180 / 7,909
Family medicine
170 / 4,280
Chemistry
163 / 3,270
Agricultural Science
151 / 2,279
Geography and Cartography
136 / 3,186
Development Studies
131 / 1,911
Sociology
131 / 562
Computer Science
125 / 1,246
Mathematics
120 / 710
Communications and Public Relations
115 / 1,239
Nursing
97 / 2,382
Physics
95 / 940
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
93 / 6,272
Environmental Management
93 / 4,542
Ecology
90 / 2,645
Marketing
90 / 1,362
Materials Science
79 / 828
Oncology and Cancer research
68 / 890
Epidemiology
67 / 3,376
Math Teachers
66 / 189
Education Majors
62 / 192
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
62 / 1,299
Hospitality and Hotel Management
54 / 2,343
Botany
54 / 666
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
53 / 2,820
Surgery
53 / 765
Art & Design
51 / 67

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199043
1991102
1992196
19931511
19943021
19951714
19962838
19972451
19981971
199927120
200017146
200128183
200240275
200330314
200456411
200547538
200654755
200751885
2008521211
2009761524
20101042021
20111212773
20121834074
20131414886
20141475362
20151785422
20161925067
20172424942
20182214418
20192325116
20202986004

Tuition

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

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

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++
Bachelor's DegreeAeronautical 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 DiplomaDemography and Population, Human Resources, International Relations, Management, Public Relations, Religious Studies
Master's DegreeAgricultural 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, 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 DegreeAgricultural 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

    Photo
    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

    Photo
    Mugo Kibati
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    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. Daisy Nyongesa

    Photo
    Daisy Nyongesa
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    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.

  4. Fredros O Okumu

    Photo
    Fredros O Okumu
    Born in
    Kenya Flag Kenya
    Occupations
    parasitologistentomologist
    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.

  5. Mithika Mwenda

    Photo
    Mithika Mwenda
    Born in
    Kenya Flag Kenya
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Biography

    Joseph Mithika Mwenda commonly known as Mithika Mwenda or simply Mzalendo, is the Kenyan-born co-founder of an African climate change activism organisation Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA), and has been climate advocate for over 10 years.,

General info

Alternative namesMU
Founded1984
AccreditationCommission for Higher Education
MottoFoundation of Knowledge
Colorsgreen, white
Academic structureSchool 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 membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of African Universities (AAU)
Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA)

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 3900
Eldoret, Uasin Gishu, 30100
Kenya
City population194,000
Phone+254 (53) 43620
Fax+254 (53) 43047

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