South Eastern Kenya University details

University NameSouth Eastern Kenya University
AddressP.O BOX 170-90200, Kitui
Telephone Number 1+254-716962770
Telephone Number 2+254-20-2413859

About South Eastern Kenya University

South Eastern Kenya University (SEKU) is a fully- fledged University which was awarded a Charter on 1st March, 2013 by immediate former President of Hon. Mwai Kibaki.SEKU is located in Eastern province, Kitui district, Yatta division, Kwa-vonza location. It is 13 km from Kwa-vonza market along Kitui –Machakos road in a serene environment conducive for learning. Its immediate neighbours include Kenyatta University Kitui campus, the Goat and Sheep Project Project (GASP) and Nyumbani Village Children’s Home. The University lies on 10,000 acres in Kitui district and 4500 acres in Emali, along the Nairobi-Mombasa road.

The University is comprised of the following schools:
1. School of Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
2. School of Environment and Natural Resources Management
3. School of Earth Sciences
4. School of Humanities and Social Sciences
5. School of Pure and Applied Sciences
6. School of Engineering and Technology
7. School of Business and Economics
8. School of Information and Communication Technology
9. School of Water Resources and Irrigation Technology
10. School of External Studies and Continuing Education

Below are some of the courses offered at the university

- Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
- Bachelor of Science in Horticulture
- Bachelor of Science in Dryland Agriculture
- Masters of Science in Agronomy
- Diploma in Crop protection
- Diploma in Apiculture
- Diploma in Horticulture
- Diploma in General Agriculture.
- Craft certificate in General Agriculture
- Bachelor of Science in Range Management
- Bachelor of science in Dryland Animal Science
- Master of Science Livestock Production System
- Diploma in Range Management
- Diploma in Animal Health and Production
- Certificate in Animal Health production
- Master of Science in Agricultural Resource Management
- Bachelor of Science in Food, Nutrition and Dietetics
- Diploma in Food Science and Technology
- Diploma in Hydrology
- Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Hydrology and Water Resources Management
- Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Water Resources and Waste Water Planning and Management.
- B.Sc. in Fisheries Management and Aquaculture Technology
- BSc. in Environmental Conservation and Natural Resources Management
- BSc. in Management of Agro-Ecosystems & Environment
- BSc. in Environmental Management
- B.Sc. in Forestry
- Diploma in Forestry
- Certificate in Environmental Impact Assessment & Audit
- B.Sc. Geology
- B.Sc. Meteorology
- Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (B.Sc. Chemistry) and
- Bachelor of Science in Physics
- Craft certificate in motor vehicle mechanics
- Craft certificate in electrical installation
- Craft certificate in electrical installation
- Diploma in clothing technology
- Craft certificate in clothing technology
- Craft Certificate in building construction (masonry option)
- Craft Certificate in building construction (carpentry and joinery option)
- Diploma in building construction
- Diploma in Business Management
- Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management
- Diploma in Public Relations
- Diploma in Sales and Marketing
- Bachelor of Economics
- Bachelor of Economics and Statistics
- Bachelor of Procurement and Supply chain Management
- Diploma In Social work and Social Development)
- Bachelor of Arts in Gender and Development
- Bachelor of Arts , Social Work
- Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
- Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
- Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering
- Diploma in Information Technology
- Diploma in Information and Communication Technology ( KNEC)
- Bachelor of Education (Arts)
- Bachelor of Education (Science)

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South Eastern Kenya University Courses

  • B.Sc. Petroleum Engineering(Technology)
  • Bachelor of Education Arts (English and Literature)(English and Literature)
  • Bachelor of Commerce(Commerce)
  • Diploma in Business Management(Business Management)
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management(Human Resource Management)
  • Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management(Purchasing and Supplies)
  • Bachelor of Science(Range Management)
  • Bachelor of Science in Dry Land Agriculture and Enterprise Development()
  • Bachelor Of Science In Food Nutrition And Dieteticcs(Industry and science)
  • Bachelor of Science (Hydrology and Water Resourses Management)()
  • Bachelor of Science(Physics)
  • Bachelor of Science(Chemistry)
  • Bachelor of Science(Information Technology)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Social Work(Social Work)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Gender and Development(Gender and Development)
  • Craft Certificate in Building Construction(Building Construction)
  • Diploma in Agriculture(Agriculture)
  • Diploma in Crop Protection(Crop Protection)
  • Diploma in Information Technology(Information Technology)
  • Master of Science in Agronomy - Crop Production(Crop Production)
  • Master of Science in Agronomy - Dryland Farming(Dryland Farming)
  • Master of Science in Agronomy - Plant Breeding(Plant Breeding)
  • Bachelor of Procurement and Supply Chain Management()
  • Diploma in Sales and Marketing Management(Sales and Marketing Management)
  • Bachelor of Economics(Economics)
  • Bachelor of Science (Fisheries Management and Aquaculture Technology)()
  • Bachelor of Science (Environmental Management)()
  • Bachelor of Science in management of Agroechosystems and Environment(Science)
  • Bachelor of Science(Computer Science)
  • Certificate in Electrical Installation(Electrical Installation)
  • Craft Certificate in Building & Construction Engineering(Building & Construction Engineering)
  • Craft Certificate in Electrical Installation(Electrical Installationn)
  • Master Of Science In Agricultural Resource Management(Industry and science)
  • Bachelor in Actuarial Science()
  • Bachelor of science in Applied Statistics with Computing(Statistics and mathematics)
  • Master of Business Administration(MBA)
  • Bachelor of Economics and Statistics(Economics and Statistics)
  • Bachelor of Education(Arts)
  • Bachelor of Education(Science)
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South Eastern Kenya University alumni and students

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  • Ageke Calvince (Bsc Computer Science Class of 2017)
    The institution offers the best envinonment for studies.
  • Peter Mutambu (Bachelor of Commerce Class of 2018)
    I believe it is the best.
  • Henry Wakia (Bachelor of science in environmental management Class of 2015)
  • Ochieng Mark Okoth (Bsc Statistics Class of 2018)
    We gonna make it a better place
  • Shadrack Kipkirui Rono (Bsc. Actuarial Science Class of 2017)
    It is just great here,i will miss South Eastern Kenya University for real!
  • Dr. Brian Tom (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Class of 2017)
    I have an ambition to be a Gynecologist by 2022
    Am studying Biochemistry and Molecular Biology which are stepping stones towards that.
    At The South Eastern Kenya University,the environment is conducive for study.
  • Markel ( Class of 2017)
    Am a second year student pursuing a degree in Commerce.
    South Eastern Kenya University is a place to be,a serene environment for learning.
    Am proud of this university.
  • Polycup Mochoge ( Class of 2017)
    I love you South Eastern Kenya University,you flow in my veins and am proud of you.
  • Eric Orina ( Class of 2015)
    We are doing great.
    Am a finalist in Bsc Actuarial Science.
    Am Proud to be at this university.
  • Mutai Kipkirui Dominic ( Class of 2014)
    Mutai Kipkirui Dominic
  • Gaceru Njoroge ( Class of 2015)
    Truth hurts.
  • Andrew Santa Mwavula ( Class of 2014)
    South Eastern Kenya University,am proud of it.
  • Laban Omondi ( Class of 2016)
    This is the best place to me.
    I undertake Bsc Physics and living at Magic Hostels.
  • Warui Maina ( Class of 2015)
    I came to get the best from here.
  • John Muia ( Class of 2016)
    Am doing Procurement and Supply Chain Management and am proud to be at South Eastern Kenya University.
  • Kibetdennis ( Class of 2014)
  • Moses Kadamba ( Class of 2017)
    I just live in the university vicinity but my home town is Nairobi.
    I am studying Bachelor of science in Computer Science.
  • Patrobas Gitonga ( Class of 2017)
    Information Communication Technology.
  • Joseph Ekai Ebongon ( Class of 2016)
    The university to be,bravo!bravo! South Eastern Kenya University!
  • Moses Mutwiri ( Class of 2015)
    I like the university because it is aimed at mentoring and creating the role models for the informed society.
    It is boosted by the highly trained personnel.

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