Functions of the University Council
  • Shall administer the property and funds of the University in a manner and for the purpose which shall promote the interest of the University ;
  • Shall receive, on behalf of the University, donations, endowments, gifts, grants or other moneys and make disbursements therefrom to the University or other bodies or persons;
  • Shall provide for the welfare of the staff and students of the University;
  • May enter into association with other universities, university colleges or other institutions of learning, whether within Kenya or otherwise, as the Council may deem necessary and appropriate; and
  • May, after consultation with the Academic Board, make regulations governing the conduct and discipline of students of the University .
Members of the University Council
Council Member

Dr. Ernest Mwangi Njoroge
Chairman

Ph.D (Clinical Studies), University of Nairobi
MBA (Strategic Management), Africa Nazarene University
MSc (Clinical Studies), University of Nairobi
BVM, University of Nairobi

The University Council

Mr. Hussein Abdi Farah
Member

MSc (MB) LSHTM,UK
PGD (MB) LSHTM,UK
Dip.(MLT) KMTC,Nairobi
Cert.(MLT) MTC, Kakamega

The University Council

Mr. Francis Asunah
Member

MSc Engineering (Hydrology and Water Resources)
Bsc (Geology)

Dr. Violet Chesang
Member

PhD

The University Council

Mr. Vincent Nyabiosi
Member

LLB
CPAK

The University Council

Ms. Harriette I. Chiggai
Member

MBA
LLB
Dip Law
CPAK

Council Member

Mr. David N. Watene
Representing, Principal Secretary, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology

M.Ed (UoN)
B.Ed

Council Member

Mr Michael Jasper Obonyo
Representing Principal Secretary, The National Treasury

M.A (Communication Studies) University of Nairobi
PGD (Mass Communication) Kenya Institute of Journalism (KIMC)
B.A (Hons) University of Nairobi

Council Member

VC Prof. Isaac Ipara Odeo
Ex-Officio

D.Phil (Moi University)
M.Ed (Kenyatta University)
B.Ed (Arts) (UON)