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Mutuku Kavoi ,a PhD Kiswahili Student after his succesful thesis defense on 22/9/2019

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Nixon Sangili,a PhD Student during his defence on 3/10/2019

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Dr. Jonathan M. Mulwa

Ag. Dean, School of Arts, Social Sciences and Business

Vision of School

A Premier technology-driven School of Arts, Social Sciences and Business

Mission of School

To provide higher education in Arts, Social Sciences and Business through quality and innovative teaching, research, and community service

Welcome to the School of Arts, Social Sciences, and Business - Unlocking Your Academic Potential

Welcome to the School of Arts, Social Sciences, and Business, a distinguished institution dedicated to providing comprehensive education and research opportunities. Established in 2012 as the School of Arts & Social Sciences and the School of Business & Human Resource Development, the two schools merged in 2022 to maximize synergies and optimize efficiency in research and teaching.

At our school, we take pride in our responsibility for teaching and examination, research, and outreach in the Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Business disciplines. Our mission is to deliver wholesome learning and training experiences through innovative, professionally focused, and academically rigorous processes.

Departments within the School

The School of Arts, Social Sciences, and Business comprises three dynamic departments that offer diverse academic programs. These departments are:

  1. Department of Business, Tourism, and Hospitality
  2. Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
  3. Department of Languages, Linguistics, and Literature

Explore our Academic Programs

The School offers a wide range of programs at various academic levels, ensuring that students can pursue their educational goals effectively. Our programs include:

  • Certificate Programs: Gain specialized knowledge and skills in specific areas.
  • Diploma Programs: Enhance your expertise and career prospects with practical training.
  • Undergraduate Degree Programs: Obtain a comprehensive education in your chosen field.
  • Masters Programs: Deepen your understanding and expertise in advanced subjects.
  • Doctoral Programs: Pursue cutting-edge research and contribute to knowledge expansion.

To learn more about the specific programs offered by each department, please navigate to the respective department pages.

Join Our Academic Community

At the School of Arts, Social Sciences, and Business, we foster a vibrant academic community that nurtures growth, innovation, and collaboration. Our dedicated faculty members are committed to providing high-quality education, mentoring, and research guidance.

By choosing our institution, you will have access to a wealth of resources, state-of-the-art facilities, and a supportive learning environment. We strive to empower our students with the knowledge and skills needed for success in their chosen fields.

Take the first step towards unlocking your academic potential. Explore our website for more details on our programs, faculty, and admission requirements. Join us at the School of Arts, Social Sciences, and Business and embark on a transformative educational journey.

Current News & Events

Stakeholders Workshop for Curriculum Review


On 11th May 2022, the School of Arts and Social Sciences held a stakeholders workshop for curriculum review at good morning hotel in Rongo

Simulation Exercise for International Relations (IR) Students

The students were role modelling Africa Union Summit as part of their course work.

African Union Theme: “African Continental Free Trade

Area: Challenges and opportunities

Title of thesis: Impediments to parental prevention of teenage pregnancies in Narok, North Sub County, Narok County Kenya. By: Elon Midigo Akuno Supervisors: Dr. Taji Shivachi and Prof. Wilson Otenga

The Science and Religion Club of Kenya

The Science and Religion Club of Kenya (SRCK), Rongo University Chapter was launched on Thursday, 11th March 2021. SRCK is an initiative of the Christian Scientific Association of Kenya (CSAK), which is the premier body that promotes constructive science-religion dialogue. CSAK is a professional, apolitical and non-sectarian network of more than 350 scientists drawn from more than 30 universities and research bodies in Kenay. SRCK aims at fostering synergetic interaction between science and religion, and to promote character development among University students. The SRCK Rongo University Chapter was launched by the CSAK project director, Prof. Francis Muregi. Present were the club patron Prof. Michael Ntabo, CSAK members Dr. Taji Shivachi, Dr. Damaris Nyakoe, Dr. Omondi Odero, Dr. James Ontieri, Mr. Moses Obama, Ms Maureen Kwamboka. Also present were the SRCK Rongo Chairman Hillary and other officials, as well as club members

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