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  • Gretsa University

  • University with Letter of Interim Authority
  • #051 Kenyan university ranking
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Brief

  • Type: University with Letter of Interim Authority
  • Main Campus: Nairobi
  • Established: 1987
  • Ranking : #051
  • Post-Graduate: 0 programs
  • Undergraduate: 4 programs
  • Diploma:0 programs
  • Certificate:0 programs
  • Proffessional :0 programs

About Gretsa University

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Gretsa University Overview

Gretsa University is a university that stands for many great things like academic excellence, commitment to its core values of honesty, integrity, excellence, transparency, accountability, fairness and concern for others.
The institution works on naturing the entrepreneur spirit, which the founder Dr. Samuel Mbugua Kibathi was famous for, and looks forward to producing tomorrows leaders who will be movers and shakers of society. We pride ourselves in producing graduates who compete with the very best in their disciplines in the job market not only in Kenya, but the world market.
The world has become a global village so we have chosen to rise up to the occasion spinning out excellent drivers of society. These being graduates who understand that on top of being great employees they will have all the relevant skills to become great entrepreneurs to start new businesses in the emerging markets. Life becomes exciting when we face and meet the challenges it throws at us.

Gretsa University is duly registered and accredited by the Commission for University Education and admitted its pioneer students in September 2006.

Gretsa
University is a university that stands for many great things like
academic excellence, commitment to its core values of honesty,
integrity, excellence, transparency, accountability, fairness and
concern for others.



The institution works on naturing the entrepreneur
spirit, which the founder Dr. Samuel Mbugua Kibathi was famous for, and
looks forward to producing tomorrow’s leaders who will be movers and
shakers of society. We pride ourselves in producing graduates who
compete with the very best in their disciplines in the job market not
only in Kenya, but the world market. The world has become a global
village so we have chosen to rise up to the occasion spinning out
excellent drivers of society. These being graduates who understand that
on top of being great employees they will have all the relevant skills
to become great entrepreneurs to start new businesses in the emerging
markets. Life becomes exciting when we face and meet the challenges it
throws at us.

- See more at: http://www.gretsauniversity.ac.ke/page/chancellor#sthash.KJacDCmq.dpuf

Gretsa University Location

Along Thika-Garissa Road, Thika Town, Kenya

Main Campus, Thika Town
Along Thika-Garissa Road

Why Choose Gretsa University

Why choose Gretsa University:

Gretsa University offers modern, relevant and practical programmes in a friendly atmosphere which offers quality student life free of urban social hassles.

Programmes are offered through flexible modes of study which enable individuals to choose what is best for their circumstances. Each programme involves an element of experiential training and project work which may be in form of research, special study or hands -on practical activity.

Programmes are offered at reasonable fees. Our Degree students qualify to apply for HELB loans. A few scholarships are available for our students.

The academic and non-academic activities of the University are designed to encourage freedom of thought in development of talent and professionalism, commitment to quality, integrity, values and good work.

Students at Gretsa University have an opportunity to undertake various professional and proficiency courses while pursuing degree and diploma programmes.

Gretsa
University offers modern, relevant and practical programmes in a
friendly atmosphere which offers quality student life free of urban
social hassles.


Programmes are offered through flexible modes of study which enable
individuals to choose what is best for their circumstances. Each
programme involves an element of experiential training and project work
which may be in form of research, special study or hands -on practical
activity.


Programmes are offered at reasonable fees. Our Degree students
qualify to apply for HELB loans. A few scholarships are available for
our students.


The academic and non-academic activities of the University are
designed to encourage freedom of thought in development of talent and
professionalism, commitment to quality, integrity, values and good work.


Students at Gretsa University have an opportunity to undertake
various professional and proficiency courses while pursuing degree and
diploma programmes.

- See more at: http://www.gretsauniversity.ac.ke/page/academic-programmes#sthash.Tg2VD4Fl.dpuf

The aims of the Gretsa university are:


  • Offer academic programmes of depth, quality and value that meets the needs of Kenya, eastern Africa region and the world.
  • Provide instruction that is learner-centred and holistic
    challenging students to utilize all levels of cognition, and to develop
    physically, socially and ethically.
  • Provide an enabling environment for generating, storing and disseminating knowledge for the good of society.
  • Prepare students to live in an increasingly complex and changing
    society by helping them develop essential skills, competencies and
    attitude needed to become lifelong learners.
  • Be a leading center of Africa studies in Kenya.
  • Serve as an intellectual, education and cultural resource for the surrounding community.
- See more at: http://www.gretsauniversity.ac.ke/page/aims-and-objectives#sthash.QXk7pHZB.dpuf

Gretsa University History

The university began with degree,diploma and certificate programmes in business, computer science and hospitality management. These have continued to attract students from various parts of the world.

The university celebrated its first graduation ceremony in November 2010 which was graced by His Excellency Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, C.G.H., President and Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces of the Republic of Kenya (then Deputy Prime Minister & Minister for Finance) as the guest of honour. We celebrated our 5th graduation ceremony in December 2014.

In pursuit of its vision of being a professional quality-driven institution, the university has continued to expand its facilities and develop new and relevant academic programmes that are designed to meet the needs of the society.

Gretsa University has positioned itself well to play its expected role in the world of reputable institutions of higher learning.

The university offers academic programmes that integrate academic study with challenges of the real-world workplace. Our curricula seeks to produce graduates who are well informed, open minded, intellectually curious,analytical and flexible in their approach to new information and intellectual challenges and who are capable of organizing ideas and expressing them persuasively.

Our graduates continue to do us proud as invaluable contributors in the industry in Kenya and the region. They are competent effective workers, job creators, concerned about societal issues and committed to learning as a continuing lifelong experience.

Being a duly registered and accredited University, our students qualify for education financing by the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB).

Gretsa University contact details.

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  • +254 711 949 006, +254 20 230 8997
  • info@gretsauniversity.ac.ke
  • www.gretsauniversity.ac.ke
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