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Welcome to the Technical University of Kenya (TU-K)

  • Vision - To be a top rated University of technology
  • Mission - To provide technological education and training and to contribute towards the advancement of society through research and innovation
  • Motto - Education and training for the real world

Mr. Volker Falch, Managing Director Head of International Division, Bildungswerk der Bayerischen Wirtschaft (BBW) International who was accompanied by Ms Aurelia Starringer, the Team Lead Migration and Dave Yator, BBW Kenya Representative, met the VC Prof. Benedict Mutua and explained that there is a high demand for young, well trained and talented Kenyans to work in Germany.

TU-K Students to Access Jobs in Germany

The dream of young Kenyans getting employment opportunities in Germany may soon become a reality.  Mr. Volker Falch, Managing Director Head of International Division, Bildungswerk der Bayerischen Wirtschaft (BBW) International, explained that there is a high demand for young, well trained and talented Kenyans to work in Germany.Mr. Falch disc losed this when he recently paid a courtesy call to the Technical University of Kenya (TU-K), accompanied by Ms Aurelia Starringer, the Team Lead Migration.

 The delegation explained that Germany universities teach professional skills as well as collaborate with local industries to ensure that education is aligned with the market needs. The duo told the University Management that their company had been engaged with all aspects of vocational training for almost 50 years, in international projects and therefore together with experts and other partners, can tackle different key topics.

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Friendship through Culture; Kenyan- Romanian Collaboration

Students from the Technical University of Kenya (TU-K) and Universities from Romania participated in a conference and workshop discussions to commemorate the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development”.  The cultural exchange is mainly to strengthen multiculturalism and promote the rich traditions of masks across different cultures, with an aim to promote peace and tolerance.

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Distinguished lectures including; Prof. Dr. Atif Samim (Saudi Arabia), Prof. Dr. Cristiano Tomassoni (Italy), Prof. Dr. Carlos Lopez Martinez (Spain) and Prof. Shiban Koul (India) were the main guests during the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) – TU-K chapter workshop. They were welcomed by Ag. Deputy Vice-Chancellor (DVC) in charge of Academic and Student Affairs (ASA) Prof. Francis Gatheri. Dr. Mary Ahuna who is the IEEE TU-K Branch Councilor also attended.

Foreign Scholars Speak at Students’ Event

The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) of the Technical University of Kenya student branch, on Friday 17 th May 2024 held a workshop that was addressed by distinguished academics from recognized universities globally. TU-K joined the world’s largest Technical Professional Organization IEEE, in the year 2020 and became the 7th University in Kenya to be a member of the Association. The international academics included; Prof. Atif Samim from Saudi Arabia, Prof. Cristiano Tomassoni from Italy, Prof. Carlos Lopez Martinez from Spain and Prof. Shiban Koul from India.

Various topics were addressed for example; transmission lines for high speed/high frequency integrated circuits, basics of SAR polarimetry, Additive Manufacturing: Emerging Opportunities for Microwave Components. The guests were received by Ag. Deputy Vice-Chancellor in charge of Academic and Student Affairs (ASA), Prof. Francis Gatheri who noted that the visit was important to the university. He informed them that TU-K was looking forward to more collaborations in its pursuit to remain a leading university of technology in Kenya.

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Pic 1: Senior Deputy Chief Conservator of Forests (Corporate Services), Lucy Kiboi, Machakos County Forest Conservator, Millcah Mutua and County Forest Commander, Chief Inspector Zablon Ndiema plant a tree with Dr. Agnes Gachau during the national tree planting exercise at KFS Machakos Pic 2: Students and members of staff plant tree seedlings at Konza Technopolis City during nationwide tree growing exercise.

TU-K Partners with KFS to Increase Tree Cover

The Technical University of Kenya has partnered with the Kenya Forestry Service (KFS) in a joint effort to grow tree seedlings. The initiative will greatly contribute towards the Government’s target of planting 15 billion trees in 10 years.

On 10th May 2024, The University, together with KFS, for the second time, jointly planted 1200 tree seedlings at Konza Technopolis City consisting an assortment of indigenous trees. The day had been declared a public holiday by the Government for Kenyans to plant trees and also to honour people who lost lives during the recent flashfloods.

The Deputy Vice Chancellor, Institutional Advancement & Enterprise, Prof. Paul Wambua, who joined members of staff and student in the tree planting exercise, lauded the joint effort between TU-K and KFS, as well as Konza City for providing and preparing the ground for tree growing exercise.

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Notices

Certificate Authentication Sitting

To all staff members : 
Special sittings for authentication of academic and professional certificates

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Validation and Confirmation
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Schedule of Certificate
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Conference Announcement and Call for Papers 

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The Technical University of Kenya in partnership with Exploring Visual Cultures will be hosting the 4th International Conference from November 27th to 29th, 2024 at the Edge Convention Centre, Nairobi. The theme of the conference is AI Media Innovations, Applications, Visual Culture, Challenges, and Future Trends. The call for papers is out and the deadline for submission of abstracts is on 31st May, 2024.

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List of Prospective Graduands - 12th Graduation Ceremony (updated 14 Dec 2023)

December
Tuesday
12
Tue, 12. December 2023
We refer you to the Notice from the Vice-Chancellor dated Wednesday, 18th October 2023. Through the notice he informed all students who qualify for the conferment of various degree…

2nd Workshop on Eco-Tanning Processes in Kenya and the East African Region

November
Friday
17
Fri, 17. November 2023
The Technical University of Kenya (TUK) in collaboration with State Department for Livestock Development (SDL), Tanners Association of Kenya (TAK) and United Nations Conference on …

TU-K in Numbers

Students
14000+
Students

200+
Academic Programmes

24
Schools & Centres

28
Student : Staff Ratio

40+
Professors

- Research, Innovation & Enterprise -

Innovation

Courtesy of the TU-K Road Safety Mainstreaming Committee Safe driving saves lives, saves money You...

Enterprise

Chemistry being a science for producing products that can meet market demands has been producing...

Innovation

Morris Wagaki, a TU-K alumnus, has won a fully funded Japanese government MEXT Scholarship to...

Innovation

Development of 1U Nano satellite Model - Through funding from #Ksaresearch chair2021 we presented...

Research

Dr. Lilian Ogendo, has been elected to join the Women in the Academy of International Business...

Research

The School of Business and Management Studies of the Technical University of Kenya is pleased to...