Taita Taveta University College
- Public University Constituent College
- #032 Kenyan university ranking
- Type: Public University Constituent College
- Main Campus: Nairobi
- Established: 1987
- Ranking : #032
- Post-Graduate: 0 programs
- Undergraduate: 9 programs
- Diploma:0 programs
- Certificate:0 programs
- Proffessional :0 programs
About Taita Taveta University College
Taita Taveta University College Overview
Taita Taveta University College (TTUC) is a fast growing Institution
located in Taita Taveta County on Voi-Mwatate road, about 8 kilometers
from the Nairobi-Mombasa highway.
It lies in a serene environment
bordering Tsavo East National Park on the east and Tsavo West National
Park on the North West, the home of the Red elephants
The University College currently has four schools namely;
- The School of Mines and Engineering,
- School of Business Economics and Social Sciences,
- School of Science and Informatics and School of Agriculture,
- Earth and Environmental Sciences.
Our flagship course is in Mining and Mineral Processing Engineering and we pride ourselves as the University of mining in Kenya aiming to be a regional leader in this sector considering our location in mineral rich area.
Taita Taveta University College Location
Why Choose Taita Taveta University College
The mission of the College is to produce leaders and professionals in
engineering, science and entrepreneurship through knowledge creation,
dissemination and application of socio-economic development.
Taita Taveta University College History
TTUC opened her gates in 2007 as Jomo
Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) Taita Taveta
Campus and later in 2011 was upgraded to a Constituent.
Due to her very attractive courses, the
population in the University College has risen to 2000 students
undertaking Masters, Undergraduate, Diploma and Certificate programs.
The University College has a constant presence of international scholars
through its established international linkages with reputable
Universities across the world.
The mission of the College is to produce
leaders and professionals in engineering, science and entrepreneurship
through knowledge creation, dissemination and application of
The vision is to be a premier University
in education, training, research, innovation and community outreach for
Taita Taveta University College programs
are guided by its Mission and Vision, and is proud as a mining and
mineral processing engineers hub. Currently TTUC has four schools
namely School of Mines and Engineering, School of Business Economics and
Social Sciences, School of Science and Informatics and School of
Agriculture, Earth and Environmental Sciences.
By focusing on technology,
entrepreneurship and commerce, TTUC aligns its programs with Kenyas
Vision 2030 and the Millennium Development Goals.
Parents and students will find the
University Colleges tranquil studying environment ideal for learning.
Extensive research and practical exposure guided by experienced
lecturers ensures that students are able to understand and internalize
what they learn.
Students are motivated through
continuous workshops, seminar, and tutorials from guest speakers,
educational tours, and organized counselling sessions.
The University College recognizes
co-curricular activities as supplements in class room education thus the
sporting facilities which include soccer stadium, rugby, basketball,
hockey, and indoor games with well-trained coaches make our students
excel in University games to develop their talents and personality.
TTUC has also embraced partnerships with
the Counties in the Coast Region and is working to assist in the
transformation of the counties in the Coast Region.
The University Colleges high quality
training is affirmed by the graduates as they hit the job market with
their professionalism, innovativeness and ethical conduct making them
stand out from the rest. The hospitable and friendly community around
Taita Taveta welcomes students from all walks of life to study at the
Home of Ideas.
Taita Taveta University College contact details.
- +254 20 1234567, +254 20 7654321, +254 20 4567123, 07211 13302
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Programs at Taita Taveta University College
Popular programs at Taita Taveta University College
- Bachelor of Commerce
- Bachelor of Business Information Technology
- Bachelor of Science in Mineral Processing
- Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science
- Bachelor of Science in Horticulture
- Bachelor of Science in Statistics
- Bachelor of Science in Mining Engineering
- Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management