What is eduroam?

Eduroam (education roaming) is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community. Eduroam allows students, researchers and staff from participating institutions to obtain Internet connectivity across campus and when visiting other participating institutions by simply opening their laptops or mobile phones.

Are you from a Different Institution?

Eduroam wifi is available to anyone who has the login credentials and can access it from the participating learning institutions using the same credentials.

Sign in Credentials


Your username / identity is student email e.g john.doe@students.jkuat.ac.ke 

 Password is your registration number in lowercase e.g.  ab123-1234/2014


Your username / identity is staff email e.g john.doe@jkuat.ac.ke 

 Password is your Pfno.1234 (letter P is Capital the rest is lowercase e.g.  Pfno.1234

Configurations on Laptops

Mobile phones

 Help Assistance and Support

For any help you can get assistance from ICT Support team through ictsecurity@jkuat.ac.ke 

NSC Building 1st Floor ICT Room. Extension 1158/1160/1169 More Information kindly check this link https://www.jkuat.ac.ke/directorates/ict/eduroam-wifi/

12 thoughts on “Eduroam Wifi

  1. my laptop runs on windows 10pro and there is no configuration for that in your given manuals, how does one go about that?

  2. Hi, Kindly register JKUAT in the eduroam website so that students can get the configurations automatically.Moreover, I need my log in credentials. The student mail is not working.

  3. Hi, concerning the configuration of laptops, what about those using Windows 10; will they be able to access the eduroam internet?

  4. Hallo I’ve tried using the students email and the registration number but its access denied what do I do

    1. Cristom, try using the first portion of your portal username (mwangi.cristom) and your registration number to log in. If that fails, you may visit the ISS office adjacent to Chapex Shop for resolution of your case.

  5. Experiencing some difficulties in loging on ……..what do i fill in on the anonymous identify!

  6. Very helpful and Great information,
    we from askdice appreciate advise especially coming from a professional.
    Thanks again and keep up the great work!

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