What Sets us Apart

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  • 38.5 acres of lush green space with modern and classical buildings
  • 5 Campuses,9 Extra Mural Centres and several sub- centres s geographical spread all over Kenya for ease of access to students
  • The only College which has launched 7 flagship programs in line with Kenya Vision 2030
  • The only College which for several years has used  different modes of delivery to teach leaner’s ie distance ,E-learning/online learning, face to face among others
  • A leader in pedagogy and andragogy
  • Specializes in Adult learning and distance learning since 1950s
  • Each year, a number of students benefit from scholarships and bursaries associated with the University and the College.
  • Manageable classes sizes
  • 93% satisfaction with the quality of teaching (early students survey)
  •  satisfaction with the accessibility of professors (PhD and Masters  students survey)
  • Offers only  Master of Arts in Peace Education and Master of Education with specialty in Education in Emergencies  programs in Eastern Africa Region
  • Offers only Bachelor of Adult and  Community Development  Studies in Kenya
  • Is currently engaged in  capacity building for ministry of Education staff in Somalia
  • Recently launched first joint interdisciplinary  master of Education in special needs education  in conjunction with  the department of Psychology  University of Nairobi
  • Only College with Centres in all the Counties in Kenya to meet the educational needs of the devolved government
  • Home to the Centre for Open and Distance learning which collaborates with several Universities in Kenya and over 20 Schools at the University to increase, enrich and diversify delivery modes of knowledge acquisition in Higher Education in Kenya.
  • First to launch Early Grade learning  programme in Kenya in collaboration with USAID
  • A leader in publishing and printing distance and online learning materials

What sets us apart

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