Department of Hospitality and Tourism

The Department of Hospitality and Tourism is fully committed towards promoting professionalism, creativity, skills and productivity in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry.

Guided by qualified teaching staff, a reliable curriculum and efficient resources, this course offers the best experience to the Hospitality and Tourism Industry.

This department offers the students with the expertise, and skills to management, marketing and operation positions required in this dynamic and rampantly growing service sector. We also offer exemplary equipment facilities that provide the students with a hands-on approach to what their career path offers in the job market. This also aids the students in identifying the area they are best suited for in this broad field of study.

Career Options

After successful completion in the programs offered in this department, graduates can venture into the broad area of Hospitality and Tourism.

The following are some of the places that offer career opportunities in this field of study:

• Restaurants
• Convention Centers
• Government Food Services
• Casinos
• Tour Operators
• Travel Agencies
• Entrepreneurship
• Resorts
• Hospitals
• Hotels

The following are some job titles the graduates can acquire in the field of careers:

• Chefs and Head Cooks
• Tour Guide
• Amusement and Recreation Attendant
• Concierges
• Café and Restaurant Manager
• Event Organizers
• Licensed Club Managers
• Tourism and Travel Advisers
• Cruise Line Representatives
• Baristas

Our Faculty

Erick Kithinji Mbaeh, Ag. Chair, Department of Hospitality and Tourism

Erick Kithinji Mbaeh

Ag. Chair, Department of Hospitality and Tourism
erick.mbaeh@kemu.ac.ke
(+254) 723-332197

– Ph.D, Hospitality Management, Moi University, Kenya (ongoing)
– M.BA., Business Administration – Marketing, Kenya Methodist University, Kenya
– B.Arts , Hotel and Hospitality Management, Moi University, Kenya

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Muchai Peter, Lecturer, Department of Hospitality and Tourism

Muchai Peter, M

Lecturer, Department of Hospitality and Tourism
peter.muchai@kemu.ac.ke
+(254)720672621, EXT:

Ph.D, (Hospitality Management), Maseno University, Kenya – Ongoing
MBA, Human Resource Management, University of Nairobi, Kenya
B.Sc, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Kenyatta University, Kenya

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Duncan Mutinda Muloma, Programme Coordinator, Department of Hospitality and Tourism

Duncan Mutinda Muloma

Programme Coordinator, Department of Hospitality and Tourism
duncan.muloma@kemu.ac.ke
+(254)720-287622 , EXT: 2001

M.Sc., Hospitality and Tourism, Kenyatta University, Nairobi – ongoing
B.Sc., Tourism Management, Kenyatta University, Nairobi
DTM.,Tourism Management, Mombasa Technical Training Institute, Mombasa

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Jimmy Nyange, Instructor, Department of Hospitality and Tourism

Jimmy .A.M. Nyange

Senior Instructor, Hospitality and Tourism
jimmy.nyange@kemu.ac.ke
+(254)729-645899, EXT: 2002

M.Sc, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Kenyatta University – Ongoing
B.Sc, Hospitality Management, Florida International University, Miami – USA
Diploma, Hotel Management, Kenya Utalii College – Nairobi

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