Chuka University located in Meru County (Igembe central constituency) specifically in Njoune market, which is three kilometers from Maua town. Igembe campus of Chuka University is currently headed by director, Dr. John M. Kobia.
Chuka University was established on 30th September in year 2011 and has grown sporadically and has over 400 students enrolled at different levels of education (from certificate to doctor of philosophy). The courses that are offered at this campus are based in humanities and social sciences.
The certificate courses which are offered by the Chuka university Igembe campus are certificate in:
- Business Management.
- Procurement and Logistics Management.
- Tourism and Hospitality Management.
Bridging certificate in English, Kiswahili, biology, chemistry, physics and mathematics are also available.
Diploma programmes offered at Igembe campus includes diploma in:
- Business Management.
- Ecotourism and Hospitality Management.
- Tourism and Hotel Management.
- Education (primary option).
- Education (secondary option).
The degree (undergraduate programmes) offered at Igembe campus of the Chuka University in Kenya include:
- Bachelor of Commerce.
- Bachelor of Education in Primary.
- Bachelor of Education in Early childhood development.
- Bachelor of Education in Primary (with options in arts, sciences and agriculture, social studies and Kiswahili and English).
- Bachelor of Education in Secondary (with options in arts and sciences).
- Bachelor of Education in Arts.
- Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Security Studies.
- Bachelor of Tourism and Hotel Management.
- Bachelor of Catering and Hotel Management.
The postgraduate programmes offered at Igembe campus are postgraduate diploma in education and masters of Education (M.Ed.) in:
- Educational Management.
- Guidance and Counselling.
- Curriculum and Instruction.
- Educational Foundation.
The other master programmes offered are Master of business management and master of Arts (M.A) with options in English, Kiswahili, history, geography, religious studies and sociology).
The doctor of philosophy (Ph.D) programmes offered include all the master programmes mentioned above.
For more information, you can contact;
Telephone: 020 2310512, 0715505858 or 0731620266.