Dedan Kimathi University of Technology DKUT details

  • Address: P.O BOX 657-10100,
    Nyeri, Kenya.
  • Location: Nyeri
  • Telephone Number: +254 061 2050000
  • Telephone Number 2: 0713 835 965
  • Email Address:
  • University Website:

About Dedan Kimathi University of Technology DKUT

The institute was established in 1972 as Kimathi Institute of Technology and opened its doors to the first batch of students in the year 1978.
The college was renamed to Kimathi University College of Technology in 2007 after it was upgraded to university. It was later awarded a charter to operate fully as a university in 2012 and became Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (DKUT).
In addition to the main Nyeri campus, DKUT also has a campus in Nairobi CBD located at Pension Towers, Loita Street.

Programs and courses

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Faculties and Schools

  • School of Science.
  • School of Business, Management and Economics.
  • School of Computer Science and IT.
  • School of Engineering.
  • School of Graduate Studies.
  • School of Health Sciences.

Infrastructure and Facilities

  • Well equipped engineering workshops.
  • Physics and Chemistry laboratories.
  • Well equipped ICT labs.
  • Modern library.
  • Lecture halls.
  • Playing grounds and fields.
  • Games facilities.
  • Dining facility.
  • Academic blocks.
  • Students' common rooms.

Latest Reviews by Students and Alumni

Dedan Kimathi University of Technology DKUT Reviews and Rating by Students and Alumni: 4.5 out of 5 based on 39 ratings and 39 reviews.
  • Wesley Kipkoech Cheruiyot(Bsc.Civil Engineering Class of 2016)4It is cool.
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  • Rotich Wesley(Bsc. Mechatronic Engineering Class of 2017)5I enjoy the Engineering course I'm taking as it is my dream field. The campus also provides me all i need to achieve my dreams.
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  • Kelvin Kanyi(Bachelor of Commerce Class of 2015)5Cool
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  • Kibett Vncent Sang(Civil Engineering Class of 2020)5The university has good leadership and provides quality services to its students having a pool of capable and committed lecturers.
    They also have modern machines to be used in civil engineering and enough resource requirement to sustain its students.
    Classrooms are well ventilated.
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  • Joseph Mugo( Class of 2016)5It is a nice place.
    Am doing Purchasing and Supplies Management.
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  • Caleb Amukoa ( Class of 2017)5Am pursuing a Bsc. Mechanical Engineering.
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  • Simon Kombo Ndombi( Class of 2017)4A first year student taking Bsc in Telecommunications.
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  • Anthony Kihara Njau( Class of 2017)4I am a first year student pursuing a Bachelor of science in Industrial Chemistry.
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  • Onyango Alfred( Class of 2015)5Bsc. Civil Engineering
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  • Samuel Kamau( Class of 2013)5BSc. Telecommunication and Information Engineering.
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