Mr. Jared Gekombe
HoD, Private Law

Department of Private Law

The Department of Private Law at Kabarak University School of Law is a pivotal academic unit dedicated to providing comprehensive legal education and fostering an in-depth understanding of various aspects of private law. Situated within the Kabarak University School of Law, the department plays a crucial role in shaping the legal minds of future professionals by offering a rigorous curriculum and a supportive learning environment.

Through its comprehensive curriculum, experienced faculty, and commitment to ethical values, the department shapes aspiring legal professionals into competent, ethical, and socially conscious individuals capable of making meaningful contributions to the field of private law and society at large.

About the Department

  1. Academic Excellence: The Department of Private Law is committed to delivering a high standard of legal education. Through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical application, students gain a solid foundation in private law principles and practices.

  2. Diverse Areas of Study: The department covers a wide array of private law subjects, including but not limited to contract law, tort law, property law, family law, succession law, and commercial law. This comprehensive approach equips students with the versatility to navigate various legal scenarios.

  3. Experienced Faculty: The department boasts a team of experienced faculty members who are not only experts in their respective fields but are also passionate about imparting legal knowledge. These educators guide students through complex legal concepts, encourage critical thinking, and provide mentorship.

  4. Research and Scholarship: The Department of Private Law actively promotes legal research and scholarship. Faculty members and students engage in cutting-edge research, contribute to legal journals, and participate in academic discussions, thereby enriching the field of private law.

  5. Practical Exposure: Recognizing the importance of practical experience, the department facilitates moot court competitions, workshops, seminars, and internships. These activities empower students to apply theoretical concepts to real-world scenarios, enhancing their practical skills and professional development.

  6. Ethical Foundation: Emphasizing the ethical dimensions of private law, the department instills a strong sense of responsibility and integrity in its students. Graduates are prepared not only as competent legal practitioners but also as responsible and ethical members of the legal community.

  7. Community Engagement: The department encourages students to engage with the community through legal aid clinics, pro bono initiatives, and outreach programs. By connecting theory with practice, students learn to make a positive impact on society through the application of private law principles.

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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