Department of Humanities and Social sciences

Goldmine of Knowledge and Innovation

ojala dhaphen

Mr.Ojala Daphen

Head of Department. View Profile

HOD's Message

Welcome to the Department of Economics and Humanities.The Department of Economics and Humanities in the School  of Arts and Social Sciences was established in 2019. The establishment of the department was the concretization of a long process of conceptualization, planning and implementation of the general objectives of Rongo University. Since its establishment, the department has embarked on preparation of candidates for the award of Arts and Science related degrees.

These degree programmes are of high quality, market driven and very innovative.  The Department believes in the power of education to transform and offer opportunity and access to all students within the university at all levels of progress and that potential students who will join our programmes are assured of a resourceful team of staff that has a common focus of academic success and excellence.

Mission and vision


To provide quality and innovative higher education through teaching, research and community services in Economics and Humanities.


A world class centre for Economic Innovation in Learning and Practice.


  • To re-skill students for present day information economy.
  • To bring awareness of the rising intricacies of networked society.
  • To acquire practical skills in computer networking and digital communication.
  • To acquaint the students with principles of management of information systems and services.