Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs

Prof. Robert Kinyua, PhD

Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic Affairs)


A University of global excellence in Training, Research and Innovation for development.


To offer accessible quality training, research and innovation in order to produce leaders in the fields of Agriculture, Engineering, Technology, Enterprise Development, Built Environment, Health Sciences, Social Sciences and other Applied Sciences to suit the needs of a dynamic world.

Welcome to Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology website and specifically to the Academic Division which is one of the three divisions of the University.  The University offers a diversity of academic programmes, ranging from Agriculture, Engineering, Technology, Enterprise Development, Architecture and Built Sciences, Health Sciences, Social Sciences.  Entry into these courses is very competitive.  The courses have attracted students from the country (Kenya), the African region as well as international students.  The last three years has witnessed rapid growth of students population.  Currently the student population is over 36,000.

The University is the home of Pan African University which has drawn students from the whole of the African region for postgraduate programmes.  Due to this good mix of students from various countries, the University is a melting-pot of cultures.  Book your place in JKUAT and you will not be disappointed.  The labour market is keen on using our products, the graduates in terms of recruitment.  Many graduates have made their mark in the world in the area of innovations.  This is attributable to the quality, practical and rigorous training that is imparted to the students.  Welcome to our website and view the variety of academic programmes.