Gretsa University details

University NameGretsa University
AddressP.O Box 3 - 01000, Thika, Kenya
Telephone Number 1+254 71 194 9006
Telephone Number 2+254 71 295 9293
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About Gretsa University

The university is located in Thika town, along Thika-Garissa road four kilometers from the junction of Garissa Road and Muranga-Nairobi highway. Gretsa University aims at enhancing education, learning and research and strives at providing favorable learning environment to students and its staff.
The university is fully registered and accredited by the Commission for Higher Education.
It is comprised of four schools as listed below.
1. School of Business.
2. School of Hospitality and Tourism Management.
3. School of Science and Technology.
4. School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences.
Various certificate, diploma and degree courses are offered in the fields of business and management, computer science and information technology and tourism and hospitality management.
In addition to producing knowledgeable graduates, the university encourages students to participate in various extra curriculum activities which are helpful for social and physical well-being.
The institution's premises are adequately secured by perimeter walls and security officers from reputable agencies and this ensures that intruders are kept at bay.
Below is a list of various academic programmes offered .

Gretsa University Courses

  • Diploma in Business Management(Business Management)
  • Certificate in Business management(Business Management)
  • Foundation Certificate in Business Management(Business Management)
  • Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management (Management)
  • Bachelor of Science in Travel and Tourism(Travel and Tourism)
  • Diploma in Food and Beverage Management(Food and Beverage Management)
  • Certificate in Food and Beverage Service Techniques(Food and Beverage)
  • Diploma in Business Information Technology()
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science(Science)
  • Diploma in Information Technology(Information Technology)
  • Certificate in Information Technology(Information Technology)
  • Certificate in Computer Proficiency()
  • Bachelor of Education(Arts)
  • Diploma in Education(Arts)
  • Diploma in Counselling Psychology(Counselling)
  • Diploma in Community Health(Community Health)
  • Certificate in Community Health(Community Health)
  • Foundation Certificate in Social Studies(Social Studies)
  • Foundation Certificate in Community Health(Community Health)
  • Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood(Early Childhood Education)
  • Bachelor of Education in Special Education(Special Education)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Community Development(Community Development)
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education(Early Childhood Education)
  • Diploma in Special Needs Education(Special Needs)
  • Diploma in Social Work and Community Development(Social Work and Community Development)
  • Diploma in public health(public health)
  • Certificate in Social Studies(Social Studies)
  • Certificate in Public Health(Public Health)
  • Certificate in Religion and Development(Religion)
  • Foundation Certificate in Public Health(Public Health)
  • Foundation Certificate in Religion and Development(Religion)
  • Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management(Purchasing and Supplies)
  • Certificate in Front Office Techniques and Customer Care(Front Office Techniques)
  • Certificate in Tour Guiding and Administration(Tour Guiding and Administration)
  • Cake Making and Decoration(Caking Making)
  • Certificate in Food and Beverage Cost Control(Food and Beverage Cost Control)
  • Basic Cooking Techniques(Cooking)
  • Bachelor of Commerce(Commerce)
  • Diploma in banking and finance(banking and finance)
  • Diploma in Disaster Management and Preparedness(Disaster Management & Preparedness)
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  • Wamwea Njeru Antony ( Class of 2016)
    Computer Science
  • Boniface Wamiti ( Class of 2010)
  • Jonathan Mumo Kiio ( Class of 2011)
    I am now working in Mater hospital and settled in Nairobi.
    I like this university because is near where i stay and also due to its high level of performance.
  • Nicasio Kariuk ( Class of 2010)
    Am a student doing a Bachelor of Business Administration and settled within Thika town.
    I have positive attitude towards this(Gretsa) university and I totally like it.

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