On Friday July 17th, 2015 , Professor Henry Kirimi Kiriamiti was installed as the Third (3rd) Vice Chancellor of Kenya Methodist University. The ceremony was led by the Chancellor, the Presiding Bishop of the Methodist Church in Kenya, Bishop Joseph Ntombura. In attendance were members from the Board of Trustees, the University Council, KeMU Administration, and other dignitaries to include the immediate former Vice Chancellor, Prof. Alfred Mutema. To witness the event was the graduating class of 2015, which was present in preparation for the 15th Graduation Ceremony.
Thursday, July23rd, 2015
KeMU Vice Chancellor, Prof. Henry Kiriamiti, is visited by the Partnership Co-ordinator from the World Church Relationship of the British Methodist Church, to discuss the donation of thousands of theology and religious studies books. In the photo is (Left to right), Dr. Peter Ensor (Department of Theology and Religious Studies), Dr. B. Olayisade (Partnership Co-ordinator for Africa), the Vice Chancellor Prof. Henry Kiriamiti, the Deputy Vice Chancellor Finance and Administration, Prof. Alice Mutungi, and the Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs Rev. Prof. Peter Mageto.
15th Graduation Ceremony
The Deputy President of the Republic of Kenya, His Excellency, William S. Ruto, gives his address at the 15th Graduation Ceremony of Kenya Methodist University, on Saturday July 18th, 2015
15th Graduation Ceremony
Saturday July 18, 2015
The Third Vice Chancellor of Kenya Methodist University, Professor Kirimi H. Kiriamiti
Meru ASK Show
Kenya Methodist University stand is visited by the Meru ASK Show Guest of Honour, Honorable Rahim Dawood, MP, North Imenti, Meru County. He is seen engaging with students from the Faculty of Computing and Informatics where the students displayed software and robotics concerning food security.
Meru ASK Show 2015
Kenya Methodist University show stand participants at the Agricultural Society of Kenya Show in Meru County. The university won won five awards, namely, Best Stand in Interpreting the Theme, Best Stand in Hospitality and Catering Services, 2nd Best University Stand, 3rd Best Stand in Embracing Information Technology and Communication Systems.

KeMU Funzo Kenya Partnership Strengthened
On 30th April, Kenya Methodist University was privileged to host the FunzoKenya Project Chief of Party Dr. James Mwanzia who was accompanied by Mr. Peter Milo, Assistant Director Regional Strategy and Ian Wanyoike, the Manager, Eastern Kenya Region. Kenya Methodist University was represented by the Ag Vice Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mageto, DVC, FA, Prof Alice Mutungi, Financial Controller, Academic Registrar. Also in the meeting were Prof Ruth Gatere, Project Leader and Dr. Fred Ndende, the training Coordinator.

US Embassy Visits Main Campus

Pre- University

Programme Objectives

  • The key objectives of the programme are to prepare students wishing to upgrade their qualification to join Diploma or Undergraduate programmes.
  • The programme prepares the students for progression ot higher levels of study in their fields of specialization.
  • The course is offered under the Department of Education and Counseling.

Admission Requirements
The basic qualification for admission for this programme is at least KCSE C-(Minus) or its equivalent qualifications.

Mode of Study

  • The program is offered on Full Time Mode , Part-time and School Based.

Academic Calendar

The University operates three semester system in one year. Admissions are done in January, May and September.

Duration of study

The Pre-University Programme takes a minimum of one trimester.


The programme is currently available in the following centers.

  1. Meru Campus (Full Time and School Based)
  2. Nairobi Campus (Full Time, Part Time and School Based)
  3. Nakuru  Campus (Full Time and School Based)
  4. Mombasa Campus ( Full Time and School Based)
  5. Nyeri Campus (Full Time and School Based)
  6. Maua Centre (Full Time and School Based)

Intakes Per Year

The intakes for this programme are in January, May and September.
However application for admission to the programme can be done all year round.

Bridging Courses

For those interested in upgrading performance in individual subjects, we offer bridging courses in all Scinces, Language and Art based subjects.

Application Procedure

Application forms are available at all the campuses and centers. You can also download the application forms from the University website: www.kemu.ac.ke.

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