About us

We are Lukenya University

Founded in 2013, as a successor institution to the Lukenya schools, (Est.1992) by the Family of the Late Justice Kasanga Mulwa, and wholly owned and run by the L.U trust.

It’s a private sponsored University duly accredited and registered by the GOVERNMENT OF KENYA, via the COMMISON FOR UNIVERSITY EDUCATION through award of Letter of Interim Authority on 2015.

We are located in Mtito Andei, Kibwezi District of Makueni County in Kenya, east Africa. Set along the banks of the Athi River and neighboring the Tsavo East National Park. We are 270kms from Nairobi and 240kms from Mombasa off the A103 HIGHWAY.

We aim to be the best residential university in East Africa, by offering a wonderful learning experience for our students and faculty. We offer programs in undergraduate, diplomas and certificates levels at our main campus.


University Philosophy

To embraces a Green Philosophy which fosters the use of innovative technologies in global food security, energy and sustainability, health and universal education.


To be a dynamic university committed to scholarship in teaching, research, training and community service.


To provide demand driven curricula and adequate resources with an aim of producing graduates equipped with skills relevant to the market needs.

Our Management

Lukenya University is governed by a Council that is headed by a Chairperson. The University Secretariat is managed through a Management/Administrative structure that is prepared by Senate and approved by Council. The Vice-Chancellor is the head of the Secretariat and chair of Senate.

Ali Hassan Khamah

DVC, Administration, Finance and Planning
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Paul Mwania

Registrar, Academic and Student Affairs
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Judith Adikinyi Wafula

Registrar, Administration, Planning and Research
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We labour for the benefit of the future generation

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