Government Approves New Degree Program for Lukenya University

The Commission for University Education (CUE)  has accredited a new degree program, Bachelor of Science in Dry Land Agriculture for Lukenya University under School of Agriculture. This is going to be one of the flagship degree programs for the Lukenya University. The University is now receiving applications for this new degree program for May and September 2017 intakes.

Before this new degree program, Lukenya University has been having two degree programs under the School of Business (B.Com) and School of Education (B.Ed Arts).

School of Business

Bachelor of Commerce (B. Com)

    • Accounting
    • Finance
    • Marketing
    • Strategic Management
    • Purchasing and Supplies
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Global Finance
      Bachelor of Education (Arts)
    • Students must receive KCSE MEAN C+ Plus a C+ in two teaching Subjects
  • B.Ed Covers most teaching subjects in secondary schools in Kenya such as
    • History
    • Kiswahili
    • Religious Studies
    • Geography
    • Mathematics
    • English
    • Literature

Proposed Bachelors programs at Lukenya for 2017/2018

  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Development Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Peace and Security Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Relations
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer and Information Systems

Proposed Masters Programs at Lukenya University in 2018/19

  • MBA – Accounting, Finance, Strategic Management, Human Resource, Marketing, Entrepreneurship
  • MA Political Science
  • MA International Relations
  • MA Development Studies
  • MA History
  • MA Kiswahili
  • MA Religious Studies
  • MA Geography
  • MA Mathematics
  • MA English
  • MA Literature
  • M.Ed (Administration, Educational Planning, Curriculum and Instruction, Economics of Education, Communication Technology and Research and Evaluation)

About African Interdisciplinary Studies Association Website

Prof. Maurice Nyamanga Amutabi is President of African Interdisciplinary Studies Association (AISA), a pioneer professional associaiton bringing together members from all disciplines in Africa and abroad. He is a former Fulbright Scholar who previously worked as Deputy Vice Chancellor at Kisii University and also Director of Research and Professor in Peace and Strategic Studies at the Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA), 2010-2013. He has previously taught at Central Washington University, USA (2005-2010) in African Studies Programme and Moi University (1992-2000) in the Department of Development Studies and other public universities in Kenya. Prof. Amutabi holds a PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA in History and African Studies. He received his B.A (Hons) in 1989 in Political Science and History and M.A in 1991 from the University of Nairobi, Kenya. Maurice Amutabi is co-editor of Regime Change and Succession Politics in Africa: Five Decades of Misrule (with Shadrack Wanjala Nasong’o) – in 2013. Amutabi also co-edited Africa after Fifty Years: Retrospections and Reflections (with Toyin Falola and Sylvester Gundona) in 2012. Amutabi is the author of The NGO Factor in Africa: The Case of Arrested Development in Kenya (New York: Routledge, 2006). Amutabi is co-author of Nationalism and Democracy for People-Centered Development in Africa (Moi University Press, 2000). He has also co-authored Foundations of Adult Education in Africa (Cape Town/Hamburg: Pearson/UNESCO, 2005). He has written two novels, Because of Honor (a novel on Islam in Africa) and These Good People (a novel on corruption in Africa). Amutabi is also the author of Nakhamuma Stories (a collection of short stories from the Abaluyia community of western Kenya). His chapters have appeared in over thirty books. His articles have appeared in several refereed and reputable journals such as African Studies Review, African Contemporary Cultural Studies, Canadian Journal of African Studies, International Journal of Educational Development; and Jenda: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies. Amutabi has made presentations at over one hundred national and international conferences. Amutabi is the Vice-President of the Kenya Studies and Scholars’ Association (KESSA), Kenya’s premier research and academic organization. He is the editor-in-chief of Kenya Studies Review and Eastern Africa Journal of Humanities and Sciences. Prof. Amutabi has conducted extensive research on many issues of development. He has taught courses on peace and conflict and gender and development. He teaches in the PhD and Masters Programme in the Institute of Peace and Security Studies at Kisii University. He enjoys blogging and writing and is an avid sports fan, but does not support any of team, preferring to support the team that plays well.
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