Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology in Kenya is a public university in Kenya, and is located in Kakamega town in Western Kenya. Masinde Muliro University in Kenya originated from a college that was formed in 1972 as Western College of Arts and Applied Sciences and was named after the famous politician; Masinde Muliro. The Masinde Muliro college in Kenya began taking students for various courses such as engineering, agriculture and accounting in the year 1977. The Masinde Muliro college in Kenya, now known as Masinde Muliro University in Kenya, become the constituent college of Moi university in Kenya in 2002, and changed the name to Western University College of Science and Technology. The former president of the republic of Kenya, Mr.Kibaki, who is the current chancellor of the university, elevated the college to a fully chartered university and the name of the college was changed to the current Masinde Muliro University of science and technology (MMUST) in Kenya.
The Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology (MMUST) main campus in Kenya is located 1 Km from Kakamega Central Business District (Kakamega CBD) on the Kakamega Webuye Road. The Masinde Muliro University institution in Kenya is located 42 Km from Webuye and 58 Km from Kisumu city in Kenya. The MMUST main campus in Kenya borders bukhungu stadium in Kenya and it is opposite Kakamega Approved School in Kenya.
If you want to access the Masinde Muliro University main campus in Kenya from Kakamega town, you can either decide to walk on foot or take a motorcycle. It takes someone a minimum of 20 minutes to the Masinde Muliro University main campus from Kakamega CBD in Kenya. The motorcycle means of transport in Kakamega takes a minimum of seven minutes to the Masinde Muliro University main campus from Kakamega CBD at a fee of Kshs.50. There are also boda boda of bicycles which can also take a person to the Masinde Muliro University main campus in Kakamega at an affordable fee of Kshs.30 from Kakamega town in Kenya.
Although the majority of courses in Masinde Muliro University of science and technology are taken inside the main campus, other courses offered in Masinde Muliro University are distributed at various buildings in Kakamega town. Courses in Masinde Muliro University in Kenya are taught in classes in these buildings in Kakamega Town in Kenya; Foundation House, Kotecha Plaza and Shivas Arcade. Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology in Kenya has other campuses in other parts of Kenya which include Masinde Muliro University Webuye campus, Masinde Muliro University Ebunangwe campus, Masinde Muliro University Sang’alo campus, and Masinde Muliro University Bungoma campus in Kenya. The Masinde Muliro University (MMUST) in Kenya was awarded an ISO certified on 27th November, 2013. For more information about Masinde Muliro University in Kenya, you can visit the Masinde Muliro University website at www.mmust.ac.ke.