mutlimedia university of kenya
  • Mutlimedia University of Kenya

  • Public University
  • #030 Kenyan university ranking
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mutlimedia university of kenya


  • Type: Public University
  • Main Campus: Nairobi
  • Established: 1987
  • Ranking : #030
  • Post-Graduate: 0 programs
  • Undergraduate: 16 programs
  • Diploma:0 programs
  • Certificate:0 programs
  • Proffessional :0 programs

About Mutlimedia University of Kenya

mutlimedia university of kenya

Mutlimedia University of Kenya Overview

Multimedia University of Kenya (MMU) is a chartered public university
established by the Kenyan Government under the Universities Act No. 42
of 2012 and the Multimedia University of Kenya Charter 2013.


Currently Multimedia University of Kenya offers Degree, Diploma and Certificate programmes under  
  1. Faculties of Engineering and Technology;
  2. Faculty of Computing Information Technology;
  3. Faculty of Media and Communication;
  4. Faculty of Business and Law; and
  5. Faculty of Science


Multimedia University of Kenya also offers short, skill-based courses at the Centre for Further Education.
university has collaborations and partnerships with other local and
international organisations and universities. These cater to development
projects; student and staff exchange programmes; internship
opportunities among other benefits.

Academic Programmes
University of Kenya is a modern day state-of-the-art public university.
Given the vast and rich communication history of the institution, the
university has particularly positioned itself to serving and being the
market leader in the fields of IT, Media, Science, Engineering and

Our Academic Programmes are designed in consultation with the
industry so as to ensure relevant and quality education is offered to
all students.  
The university takes the lead in offering new academic programmes in the following fields:

  1. Film & Animation,
  2. Mechatronic Engineering
  3. Mathematics and Computer Science

Mutlimedia University of Kenya Location

The Multimedia University main campus is situated on a 115 hectares piece of land in a
serene environment 25 Kilometres south of Nairobi along Magadi road, a
kilometre away from Ongata Rongai town.
The Nairobi CBD Campus is
located at City Square Post Office Building 3rd Floor along Haile-
Selassie Avenue, opposite Extelcom House.

Mutlimedia University of Kenya History

2013 -     Became a fully fledged University.
2008 -     Became Multimedia University of Kenya under Legal Notice No. 155 of 2008.
2006 -     Became a CCK subsidiary after privatization of TKL.
-     Became a subsidiary of Telkom Kenya Ltd. (TKL) due to KPTC
splitting into Postal Corporation of Kenya (PCK), Telkom Kenya Ltd and
Communications Commission of Kenya.
1992 -     Upgraded to Kenya College of Communications Technology (KCCT) under KPTC.

1977 -     Control vested in Kenya Posts & Telecommunications Corporation (KPTC) when East African Community collapsed.
1948 -      Founded as Central Training School. (CTS) to serve East African Posts Training School.

Mutlimedia University of Kenya contact details.

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