About Us

The College of Engineering and Technology (COETEC) is located at the main campus of JKUAT, 35km North-East of Nairobi on the Nairobi-Thika Highway, and about 10kms from Thika town. The College (formerly the Faculty of Engineering) is the first one within JKUAT, and is renowned for offering high quality top notch engineering programs at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well conducting ground breaking research and innovations relevant to national and global needs. At the helm of the college is the Principal, who is both the academic and administrative head of the College, assisted by Deans of Schools, Heads of Departments, as well as teaching and non-teaching staff.

Mission Statement

To foster and advance engineering learning, discovery and technology transfer in tune with community needs, national goals and the evolving opportunities in a dynamic global village.

Vision Statement
A globally competitive college of engineering and technology that positively impacts on the wellbeing and prosperity of humanity and planet earth.