The Co-operative University of Kenya (CUK) has embarked on the process of developing its second Strategic Plan which will be the guiding document for the period 2022-2027. The first Strategic Plan which was developed in 2017, and revised in 2018 to be in line with the “Big Four Agenda”, has been successfully implemented and has seen the university grow both in student population and the programmes on offer. Prof Esther Gicheru, DVC FPA and Chairperson of the Strategic
Dr. Gideon Muriuki, seated center, with the academic procession at the sidelines of the 6th CUK Graduation 2022 at our Main Campus Karen. The Co-operative University of Kenya celebrated its 6th graduation ceremony on the 25th Day of February 2022 at Karen, Nairobi in a colorful event where the Group Managing Director and CEO of the Co-operative Bank, Dr.Gideon Muriuki, was conferred with an Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letter (Honoris Causa) DLitt. The event, with the theme, ‘Co-operative
Ag. Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academic Affairs, and Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Co-operative Development, Research, and Innovation, Prof Isaac Nyamongo Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Finance, Planning, and Administration, Prof Esther Gicheru Registrars Deans and Directors Professors of the University Members of staff present, Our partners from the various professional bodies present CEO KISEB Dr Fred Ongise CEO KIB Mr. Douglas Omollo Student leaders, Madam Maisha New students, Ladies and gentlemen, Today, I
The Co-operative University of Kenya (CUK) through the Co-operative Development, Research and Innovation Division and in partnership with WeEffect has run the Leadership for Change (LFC) programme since 2018 under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that runs until 2022. The LFC programme was mooted following the realization that co-operatives, especially farmer-based organizations, faced leadership challenges in the ever-changing operating environment.
The Co-operative University of Kenya (CUK) through the Institute of Co-operative Development has started a four-day training program for Co-operative Officers of the Kajiado County Government. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the training at the Co-operative Retreat and Conference Centre (CRCC), the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Kamau Ngamau, reiterated the importance of this kind of training and especially at such
On Monday, July 19, 2021, a Memorandum of Understanding(MOU) was entered into by the Czech University of Life Sciences (Czech Republic) and The Co-operative University of Kenya ushering in a long-term strategic partnership. The two institutions of higher learning have agreed that cooperation in the areas of research collaborations, student and faculty exchanges would be mutually beneficial. These areas of cooperation, subject to
The Co-operative University of Kenya (CUK) and the County Government of Kajiado signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Thursday, April 22, 2021, that is aimed at achieving the following: Enhancing education through Joint research, consultancy, training, technological development, commercialization, and marketing in areas of mutual interests, which are but not limited, to Co-operative development, Disaster management, and Socio-economic development; Enhancing capacity for the Co-operative Movement with a focus on Kajiado County;
The Kenya Society for the Blind (KSB) Ag. Director Mr. Solomon Bukhala on 25th February 2021 paid a courtesy call to the Vice-Chancellor (VC) of The Co-operative University of Kenya (CUK) Prof. Kamau Ngamau. The Director was accompanied by Mr. Johnson Riungu KSB Ag. Resource Mobilization & Public Relations Manager. Mr. Johnson is also an expert in assistive
Nairobi, Kenya, March 1, 2021 – The African Development Bank (AfDB) and The Co-operative University of Kenya (CUK) have signed a grant agreement to finance the development of a digital platform to support agricultural cooperatives sector in the country. Signed on 24th November 2020, the agreement stipulates a three-year grant, amounting to USD 815,000. It will, through the Kenya Rural Transformation Digital Platform project, improve how agricultural cooperatives, also referred to as Rural Transformation Centers (RTC), access agricultural
Mr. Duncan Nyale appointed as a member of the taskforce on development of the data protection (general) regulations Mr. Duncan Nyale,from the Co-operative university of kenya (best universities in kenya) an Assistant Lecturer in our School of Computing and Mathematics has been appointed by the Cabinet Secretary for Information, Communications, Technology, Innovation, and Youth Affairs, Mr. Joe Mucheru, EGH, MBS, as a member of the Taskforce on the Development of the Data Protection, General Regulations through the Kenya Gazette Notice Dated January 15, 2020.