News and Updates


Award of Charter

His Excellency, the President of Kenya, Hon. Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, awarded a charter to the Lukenya University, at Kakamega State lodge on 2nd August 2022 effectively making it the First University in Makueni county  to be fully established. The event was witnessed by the Founder, Chancellor, Vice -chancellor, Governing council members and BOT members ....

Call for applications: First in a series of youth consultations to develop a Vision Pastoralist Youth 2026; Makueni, Kenya, 27-29 September 2022

The Year 2026 has been declared the Year of Rangelands and Pastoralists (IYRP) by the United Nations. In preparation for this a series of consultations with pastoralist youth across the world will take place over the next three years to develop a vision for pastoralism in the face of climate change. A sustainable yet forward-looking...

St. Monica Elite Girls’ and St. Monica Elite Boys’ CSR and Community Outreach

Mentorship and Peer Counseling team of Lukenya University was at St. Monica Elite Boys’ Secondary School followed by St. Monica Elite Girls’ Secondary School on 16th July 2022. This was part of the social corporate responsibility and community outreach by the University. Students at the two schools were mentored in various areas including the power...

CALL FOR PAPERS: The 3rd Virtual International Multidisciplinary Conference

Conference Dates: 15th-17th June 2022 THEME: Education for Sustainable Development in the Post-Covid-19 Period Lukenya University welcomes you to the 3rd Virtual International Multidisciplinary Conference. The University is committed to advancing research, innovation, partnerships and linkages.  The conference aims at bringing together people from different fields including research, academia, government and other sectors to forge...

The 5th Annual Lukenya Cultural Week, 2022

Culture is a people’s way of life, food, clothing, language, festivities etc. The Lukenya University fraternity that draws its membership from the 47 counties and beyond came together from 14th-19th March 2022 for the purposes of sharing, learning, competing as well as celebrating their different cultural trends. The theme of this year’s event was; AUGMENTATION...

Report on LUSA elections held March 2022

The Dean of Students Office organized the LUSA elections after being given a go-ahead by the University Senate. The elections were held between 3rd March and 9th March 2022. The office adopted the collegiate system based on student academic representations. The elections were held in accordance with the Varsity’s act 2016. The lowest level of...

GCSAYN Delegation visits LU

The GCSAYN delegates led by @Ntiokam Divine arrived at Lukenya University on 14.12.2021. They held interactive sessions with students and staff members of the University, and the Lukenya University Community Primary and Secondary Schools. Students at the University showcased various projects that they were undertaking. The GCSAYN delegates expounded on the Children and Youth in...


The Lukenya University environment club hosted an afternoon of poetry, vlogs art , skits and musical pieces , with the theme , CALL TO EARTH DAY .The students showcased various themes on environment protection , recycling , water conservation and sustainable farming . Climate change and global warming present us in Africa with unique challenges,...

The African association for Vertical farming (AAVF)

The African association for Vertical farming (AAVF) on 22nd October 2021, partnered with Lukenya University, to implement a vertical farming research pilot project. Recently the team’s begun a demo site at the university farm consisting of a hydroponics vertical farming of vegetables unit at the school farm. Community awareness shall be done later to enhance...

Climate Smart Youth Network Global (GCSAYN)

Lukenya University students, Violet Jepketer and Mercy Njihia represented Climate Smart Youth Network Global (GCSAYN) in the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) summit held from 7th September 2021-10th September 2021 at Nairobi, Kenya. The AGRF2021 Summit defines and unlocks the political, policy, and financial commitments and innovations that the African continent has in achieving sustainable...