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  • Vision - To be a top rated University of technology
  • Mission - To provide technological education and training and to contribute towards the advancement of society through research and innovation
  • Motto - Education and training for the real world

The VC Prof. Benedict Mutua and Transilvania University of Brașov Dean, Faculty of Furniture Design and Wood Engineering Prof. Alin OLĂRESCU sign MoU on behalf of their universities at the Romanian Embassy in Nairobi.Present were the Romanian Ambassador to Kenya, H.E Gentiana Serbu, and Deputy Vice-Chancellor in-charge of Institutional Advancement and Enterprises (IAE) Prof. Paul Wambua invited guests from the Embassy, members of staff and students from both universities.

TU-K signs MoU with Transilvania University of Brașov

The Technical University of Kenya recently has signed an MoU with Transilvania University of Brașov, Romania. The signing ceremony took place at the Romanian Embassy in Nairobi.  TU-K Vice-Chancellor Prof. Benedict Mutua and Transilvania University of Brașov Dean, Faculty of Furniture Design and Wood Engineering Prof. Alin OLĂRESCU signed the MoU on behalf of their respective institutions.

Present during the event were the Romanian Ambassador to Kenya, H.E Gentiana Serbu, and TU-K Deputy Vice-Chancellor in-charge of Institutional Advancement and Enterprises (IAE) Prof. Paul Wambua, among other dignitaries.

TU-K enjoys mutual relationship with the Embassy of Romania. The two have jointly taken part in various activities among them; ‘The Romanian International Day for Cultural Diversity and Development, held in Nairobi from 21st May.’ The event exhibited cultural heritage and traditions from Kenya and Romania. Music, dance and art defined the occasion.

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Students and lecturers from TU-K and universities in Romania join in an exciting dance exhibiting cultural heritage and traditions from Kenya and Romania. The festival that showcased ‘Masks of the world’ was part of activities during the ‘World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development’ jointly organized by TU-K and Romania Embassy in Kenya. Other activities included; conference, lecturer and workshop discussions, music and theatre

Friendship through Culture; Kenyan- Romanian Collaboration

Students from the Technical University of Kenya (TU-K) and Universities from Romania participated in a conference and workshop discussions to commemorate the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development”.  The cultural exchange is mainly to strengthen multiculturalism and promote the rich traditions of masks across different cultures, with an aim to promote peace and tolerance.

The event was jointly organised by TU-K and Romania Embassy in Kenya. The activities for the day included music, theatre, and traditional dances with masks. These series of activities would mark friendship and partnership between Romania and Kenya.

Distinguished guests who graced the occasion, included Romania Ambassador to Kenya H.E. Mrs. Gentiana Serbu, Serbia Ambassador to Kenya H.E. Ms. Danijela Cubrilo Martic, the VC, Prof, Benedict Mutua, DVC in charge of Institutional Advancement and Enterprises Prof. Paul Wambua, DVC in charge of Research and Technology Advancement Prof. Alfred Orina, Ag. DVC in charge of Students Academics and Affairs Prof. Francis Gatheri.

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Mr. Volker Falch, Managing Director Head of International Division, Bildungswerk der Bayerischen Wirtschaft (BBW) International who was accompanied by Ms Aurelia Starringer, the Team Lead Migration and Dave Yator, BBW Kenya Representative, met the VC Prof. Benedict Mutua and explained that there is a high demand for young, well trained and talented Kenyans to work in Germany.

TU-K Students to Access Jobs in Germany

The dream of young Kenyans getting employment opportunities in Germany may soon become a reality.  Mr. Volker Falch, Managing Director Head of International Division, Bildungswerk der Bayerischen Wirtschaft (BBW) International, explained that there is a high demand for young, well trained and talented Kenyans to work in Germany.Mr. Falch disc losed this when he recently paid a courtesy call to the Technical University of Kenya (TU-K), accompanied by Ms Aurelia Starringer, the Team Lead Migration.

 The delegation explained that Germany universities teach professional skills as well as collaborate with local industries to ensure that education is aligned with the market needs. The duo told the University Management that their company had been engaged with all aspects of vocational training for almost 50 years, in international projects and therefore together with experts and other partners, can tackle different key topics.

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Notices

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Conference Announcement and Call for Papers 

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The Technical University of Kenya in partnership with Exploring Visual Cultures will be hosting the 4th International Conference from November 27th to 29th, 2024 at the Edge Convention Centre, Nairobi. The theme of the conference is AI Media Innovations, Applications, Visual Culture, Challenges, and Future Trends. The call for papers is out and the deadline for submission of abstracts is on 31st May, 2024.

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TU-K in Numbers

Students
14000+
Students

200+
Academic Programmes

24
Schools & Centres

28
Student : Staff Ratio

40+
Professors

- Research, Innovation & Enterprise -

Innovation

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Enterprise

Chemistry being a science for producing products that can meet market demands has been producing...

Innovation

Morris Wagaki, a TU-K alumnus, has won a fully funded Japanese government MEXT Scholarship to...

Innovation

Development of 1U Nano satellite Model - Through funding from #Ksaresearch chair2021 we presented...

Research

Dr. Lilian Ogendo, has been elected to join the Women in the Academy of International Business...

Research

The School of Business and Management Studies of the Technical University of Kenya is pleased to...