School of Education

Dr. Beatrice Manyasi

Dean - School of Education

The School of Education is one of the largest Schools in Maasai Mara University College. Its main objective is to produce graduands who provide essential services to the nation and the world anchored in the Education Pillar of Vision 2030. It is our envisioned plan to achieve all the stipulated goals. The School seeks to produce innovative, creative and skilled graduands in education and other market-oriented programmes which range from Diploma to Ph.D. The School of Education offers Regular, School-Based and Weekend Programmes at Main Campus. The School has two Departments that offer Post-graduate, Graduate, Under-graduate and Diploma programmes. The Ph.D. programmes offered include Curriculum Studies, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology and Curriculum and Instruction subject areas.

Beside quality teaching, members of faculty significantly address the societal problem through research in the following areas: gender and education, curriculum implementation, teacher cognition, education administration, etc.  

School of Business and Economics

Dr. George Rukaria

Dean of School of Business and Economics

The School of Business and Economics was initially established as the School of Human Resource Development, Business, and Economics in May 2007, but adopted the current name in September 2011 following a reorganization of Schools intended to improve efficiency and The School offers 1 Ph.D., 2 Masters, 5 Undergraduate, 3 Diploma and 2 Certificate Programmes in two Departments – Business Management and Economics – in the areas of Business Management, Human Resource Management, Economics, Agricultural Economics, and Hotel and Hospitality Management. The School also offers short tailor-made training courses and consultancy services on request. The Department of Business Management offers Ph.D. in Business Management; Master Philosophy in Human Resource Development; Master of Business Management (MBM); Bachelor of Business Management (BBM); Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management; and Bachelor of Hotel and Hospitality Management; Diploma in Business Management; Diploma in Human Resource Management; Diploma in Hotel and Restaurant Management; Certificate in Business Management; Certificate in Human Resource Management and Certificate in Hotel and Restaurant Management Programmes. The Department of Economics offers a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Economics & Resource Management Programmes. The School is in the process of developing innovative market-driven Certificate, Diploma Undergraduate programmes in Business Management & Information Technology and Entrepreneurship & Project Management. All the programmes are geared to strengthen the business leadership capacity of the students. They are offered at the Main Campus, Satellite Campuses and various collaborating institutions, except the Ph.D. Programme which is currently offered only at the Main Campus. The learning environment is a blend of excellence in teaching, learning, and research

School of Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences and Creative Industries

Dr. Benard Kodak

Dean - School of Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences and Creative Industries

The School of Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences and Creative Industries was started in September 2011, the School of Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences and Creative Industries is one of the most versatile schools in Maasai Mara University. The School has three departments: the Department of Languages, Literature and Culture, Department of Communication, Media and Film and the Department of Social Studies, Religion and Community Development. Currently, the School offers Undergraduate Programmes in the following disciplines:

Bachelor of Arts in Language and Communication, Literature, Theatre and Film, Kiswahili and Journalism, Communication and Journalism, Communication and Public Relations, Social Work, Community Development, Political Science and Public Administration, Criminology and Penology, Cultural Studies and Sociology. The School also offers Masters Programmes in Linguistics, Kiswahili, Religious Studies, History, Public Policy, and Analysis and Sociology. The school offers Ph.D. programmes in related fields of Humanities and Social Sciences. In addition, we offer a number of Diploma and Certificate Programmes in various disciplines such as Criminology, Social Work, and Public Administration. The School launched new programmes in County Governance, Land Use Assessment and Mapping, and Penology. The purpose of these programmes is to impart knowledge and practical skills to our students for sustainable development. 

 

School of Natural Resources, Tourism and Hospitality

Dr. Erick V.O. Fwaya

Dean - School of Natural Resources, Tourism and Hospitality

With more than 2M international tourist arrivals, over 1.5 billion US Destimated tourism receipts and almost 4M domestic bed nights, it’s clear that the tourism industry in Kenya is thriving and the future of the sector is bright. Accordingly, the School of Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure Studies (STHLS) strives to ensure that we provide the opportunities, tools and the knowledge and skills for tourism, hospitality and leisure professionals. Through the pursuit of excellence in teaching and learning, research and outreach programs that are globally competitive and committed to economic and social advancements, our students become empowered, market-ready leaders, poised to shape the future of the industry. The tourism, hospitality and leisure industry in Kenya and elsewhere in the world awaits dynamic thinkers, leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, executive chefs, hoteliers, tour and travel operators, tour and travel guides, strategists, policymakers, researchers, and industry disruptors. The STHLS wishes to play its role in the development of talent in our country and beyond as we take the lead in the sector. To those dreaming of a career in tourism and hospitality, we at STHLS want to assure you that we’re here to help turn those dreams into reality.

The STHLS currently offers Diploma in Tourism and Wildlife Management, Bachelor of Hotels and Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Tourism Management, and Bachelor of Parks, Recreation and Leisure Management. Additionally, the School is in the process of developing two Master’s programs: Tourism Management and Hospitality Management. The school also focuses on growing its research output as well as meeting the local community and other relevant stakeholders at their point of need to provide technical expertise and other related support systems through collaborations and partnerships for mutual benefits of all parties. The STHLS aspires to become a symbol of excellence in tourism, hospitality and leisure studies in Kenya and globally.

School of Pure, Applied and Health Sciences

Dr. Stella Kirui Chelagat

Dean- School of Pure, Applied and Health Sciences

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The school was started in 2009 with five members and currently, the school has four departments.

The school of science has more than thirty-two (32) teaching staff and a student population of over six hundred students (600). The school members of staff are involved in teaching and research in various areas. The school has recently acquired three states of the art pieces of equipment for teaching and research and these include AAS, FTIR-affinity-1s, and GC-FID. The school has several collaborations with industry and other leading universities. 

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The school was started in 2009 with five members and currently, the school has five departments namely: Dept. of Computer & Information Sciences(CIS), Dept. of Mathematics & Physical Sciences (PSM), Dept. of Biological Sciences(BS), Dept. of Information & Communication Technology(ICT), and Department of Health Sciences

The School of Pure, Applied and Health Sciences has more than thirty-two (32) teaching staff and a student population of over six hundred students (600). The school members of staff are involved in teaching and research in various areas. The school has recently acquired three states of the art pieces of equipment for teaching and research and these include AAS, FTIR-affinity-1s, and GC-FID. The school has several collaborations with industry and other leading universities. 

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Maasai Mara University

P.O. Box 861 - 20500, Narok, Kenya 

Email: info@mmarau.ac.ke

Tel: +254 20 5131400

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