Dr. Phillip Nyawere
HoD, Physical and Biological Sciences

Department of Physical and Biological Sciences

The Department incorporates Physical Sciences (Chemistry and Physics), Biological sciences (Botany / Zoology) and Environmental Sciences courses. The department has well developed laboratory facilities separate for Biological and Physical Sciences which are fitted with the state of the art equipment. We admit learners based on our capacity in a competitive way to enable high level of training.

Our holistic approach to teaching and research, integrating physical, chemical, biological, social and geotechnical sciences into the study of natural and human environments, is unique and is market oriented. The Department has qualified faculty capable of teaching, training and supervising both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Vision of the Department

To become a modern, locally and internationally recognized centre of excellence and research in Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences and Environmental sciences.

Mission of the Department

To attract qualified students to undertake courses in various fields of Environmental sciences and Biological sciences as well as attract researchers to carry out research projects in areas relevant to the market. It is our aim to equip students and researchers with practical tools that will lead to market and current relevance both locally and internationally.

Programmes Offered at the Department

The following are programmes offered at the department;

  1. Master of Science in Environmental Science
  2. Master of Science in Physics
  3. Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science
  4. Bachelor of Science (with specialization in Mathematics, Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, or Physics)

Our Moral Code

As members of Kabarak University family, we purpose at all times and in all places, to set apart in one’s heart, Jesus as Lord. (1 Peter 3:15)


Located 20 Kilometres (12mi) from Nakuru City CBD, along the Nakuru – Eldama Ravine road.

P.o private bag 20157, Kabarak.

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