Meru University of Science and Technology (MUCST)
Meru University of Science and Technology (MUCST) details
- Address: P.O. BOX 972-60200, Meru, Kenya
- Location: Meru
- Telephone Number: 020-2069349
- Telephone Number 2: 020-2092048
- Email Address:
- College Website:
About Meru University of Science and Technology (MUCST)
The university was started in the year 2008 as a constituent college of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology.
The university offers certificate, diploma, degree and masters courses in various fields of study.
The Main campus is situated about 16 km from Meru town, along Meru-Maua road.
The Meru Town campus is located in Hart Tower Building, Njuri Ncheke Street, Opposite Meru Police Station.
Below are the various schools in the institution.
1. School of Information Technology and Engineering.
This school offers various certificate, diploma and degree courses in the fields of ICT, Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Civil and Mechatronics) and Motor Vehicle Mechanics.
2. School of Agriculture and Food Science.
Agriculture is a core sector in Kenyan economy and one of the major contributors to the GDP. That being the case, Meru University of Science and Technology offers various courses under this school which aim at promoting skills in addressing key issues facing the agriculture industry in Kenya.
3. School of Pure and Applied Sciences.
Under this school, various courses in Physical and Biological Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics as well as Actuarial Science are offered.
4. School of Business and Economics.
This school offers courses at all levels (certificate, diploma, degree and masters) in most of the business related fields such as Commerce, Entrepreneurship, Business Administration, Economics and Supplies as well as KASNEB accounting certifications (CPA and KATC).
5. School of Health Sciences.
Under this school, only two degree courses are offered i.e. Bachelor of Science in Public Health and Bachelor of Science in Community Health Development.
Below are some of the campuses of Meru University of Science and Technology.
1. Main Campus
2. Meru Town Campus.
3. Igembe Campus.
4. Kibirichia Campus
5. Kanyakine Campus
Programs and courses
Bridging (4 courses)
- Bridging Course in Physics (Physics)
- Bridging Course in Chemistry (Chemistry)
- Bridging Course in Biology (Biology)
- Bridging Course in Mathematics (Mathematics)
- Certificate in Computer Applications (Computer Applications)
- Certificate in Motor Vehicle Mechanics (Motor Vehicle Mechanics)
- Certificate in Building and Construction (Building and Construction)
- Certificate in Business Administration (Business Administration)
- Bachelor of Science (Crop Protection)
- Bachelor of Economics and Statistics (Economics and Statistics)
- Mathematical Economics and Finance ()
- Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)
- Diploma in Mechatronics Engineering (Mechatronics Engineering)
- Diploma in Information Technology (Information Technology)
- Diploma in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution (Peace Studies)
- Master of Science in Applied Statistics (Applied Statistics)
- Master of Science in Applied Mathematics (Applied Mathematics)
- MSC. IN VALUATION AND PROPERTY MANAGEMENT ()
- Master of Business Administration(MBA) (Business )
Post Graduate Diploma (2 courses)
- Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Statistics (Applied Statistics)
- Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Mathematics (Applied Mathematics)
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Latest Reviews by Students and Alumni
Meru University of Science and Technology (MUCST) Reviews and Rating by Students and Alumni: 4.5
out of 5
based on 10 ratings and 10 reviews.
- Samson Kitu Mulunga(B.Com Class of 2017)
Overall Rating:4Continuing student.
- Edith Fred(Bachelor of Computer Science Class of 2017)
Overall Rating:5Currently studying in MUST.
- Johnson Kirimi( Class of 2015)
- Mukiri Emily( Class of 2015)
Overall Rating:4Am proud to be an alumna,the college has made a lady out of a girl.
Am happy for i was trained to be job creator not a job seeker.
- Ouna Pius Okaron( Class of 2018)
- Dennis Kipkorir( Class of 2018)
Overall Rating:5Am proud to be part of Meru University.
- Cheruiyot Robert Kipkorir( Class of 2014)
Overall Rating:5Meru University of Science and Technology (MUCST) will become a very giant university and time will bear me witness.
Kudos to all members and stakeholders of the university led by Professor Magambo.
- Daniel Karanja( Class of 2013)
Overall Rating:5Good study environment.
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