In a significant step towards ensuring quality nutrition education in Kenya, the Kenya Nutritionist and Dietetics Institute (KNDI) recently conducted a site inspection at Kabarak University. The visit aimed to assess the university's adherence to the standards set by KNDI and acknowledge its achievements in the field of nutrition and dietetics.
The Prime Cabinet Secretary Hon Musalia Mudavadi attended the 2023 Friends United Meeting (FUM) hosted at Kabarak University. In his keynote speech, he expressed his admiration for the university and its contribution to the nation's pride. He credited the vision and passion for education of the late Second President of Kenya, Daniel Toroitich Arap Moi, for the establishment of Kabarak University.
Kisumu, Kenya - On the 2nd of July 2023, the Kabarak University Rugby Team made history by clinching the top position in the Division Two category at the highly competitive Dala 7s tournament. The event, which brought together a total of 24 teams, showcased some thrilling rugby action over the course of the weekend. The team's outstanding performance and dedication to the sport were recognized and celebrated, as they were honored with a trophy presented by the distinguished guest, the Right Honorable Raila Amolo Odinga.
Kabarak University hosted a Language Teachers Workshop at the prestigious Auditorium, bringing together educators from various institutions and offering them valuable opportunities for growth, learning, and networking. The event was graced and officially declared open by the esteemed Vice-Chancellor of Kabarak University, Prof. Henry Kiplangat, who emphasized the importance of continuous professional development for language teachers.
Kabarak University, renowned for its commitment to academic excellence and fostering a conducive learning environment and conferences, played host to the Kenya Private Schools Association (KPSA) Conference. The event, held under the theme "Scaling of Education: Innovation and Solutions for the Future," attracted educators, policymakers, and stakeholders from across the country.
In a bid to foster collaboration and explore potential areas of partnership, Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) paid a courtesy call to the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Henry K. Kiplangat of Kabarak University. The meeting aimed to establish mutual understanding and discuss opportunities for collaboration between the prestigious institution and the renowned financial institution. This move signifies the growing importance of partnerships between academia and the corporate sector in driving innovation, research, and economic development in Kenya.
In a momentous turn of events, Dr. Anthony Somba, the esteemed Registrar Academics and Research at Kabarak University, has been appointed as the incoming Vice-Chair of The Association of Academic Registrars of Universities in Kenya (AARUK). This remarkable achievement not only recognizes Dr. Somba's exceptional contributions to academia but also brings forth a double blessing for the prestigious Kabarak University, known as the home of great minds and great leaders.
The Association of Academic Registrars of Universities in Kenya (AARUK) organized a two-day sensitization workshop at Aga Khan University to educate its members about the new funding model for universities. The workshop aimed to equip academic registrars with the necessary knowledge and understanding of the funding model's implications for academic administration, quality assurance, and strategic management. The event was graced by Professor Henry Kiplangat, the Vice Chancellor of Kabarak University, who also serves as the Patron of the association together with Prof. Mary Ndung’u the Vice-chancellor Kirinyaga University. In his address, Prof. Kiplangat expressed his respect and appreciation for the academic registrars and emphasized the importance of their role in university operations.
Kabarak University has set an unprecedented standard with its impressive ranking in the prestigious 2023 Times Higher Education (THE) Sub-Saharan Africa University Rankings, announced on June 26, 2023. The university has achieved a remarkable milestone by securing the 42nd position in Africa, the 4th position in Kenya, and the 1st position among private universities in Kenya.
Kabarak University Student Organization, in collaboration with the University counselors, is gearing up to host the highly anticipated annual Mental Health Awareness Campaign week. Scheduled to take place from Monday, June 26th, to Friday, June 30th, this event aims to shed light on the importance of mental health and encourage individuals to prioritize their well-being.