The Division is responsible for corporate planning, staff recruitment, training of administrative staff, promotions and discipline, personnel administration, health care services, registry administration, transport, and central services.
The Division is headed by Prof. Bernard Ikua, an alumnus of the University of Nairobi where he studied for his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering. He holds a PhD and MSc degrees in the same field obtained in Japan based Totori University in 2002 and 1999 respectively. With his research interests on machine designs and dynamics; modelling and control machining process; and manufacturing systems and precision engineering, Prof Ikua has posted over 22 papers in scholarly international journals.
Prior to his appointment, Prof Ikua was the Principal, College of Engineering and Technology, JKUAT.