Town Campus

Kisii Town Campus was started in 2002 with the aim of admitting students pursuing short courses in areas of Information, Communication and Technology (ICT), Marketing and Management and those enrolled for Masters in Business Administration. Since then, many more courses, Diplomas and Degrees have been introduced.The KSUTown Campus has full – time and evening (part-time) classes. The Evening classes offer an opportunity to students who are qualified but are not able to attend full - time studies due to other commitments.There is great demand for admission for courses this is due to our continuous and flexible admission dates that is, January, May and September of every year. We also have three semesters every academic year thus ensuring that there is little time lost in terms of long school breaks.Plans are underway to introduce more certificate, diploma and degree courses in areas of Agriculture, ICT, Law and Medicine. The campus is headed by the Director, who is supported by the programmes co-ordinator. 

The Town Campus offers Self Sponsored Programmes (SSP) in the following fields:-


DIPLOMA COURSESDiploma in Library and Information Science
Diploma in Computer Science
Diploma in Information Technology
Diploma in Business Information Technology
Diploma in Banking Law and Practice
Diploma in Labour Laws and Welfare
Diploma in International Relations, Conflict Resolutions and Peace Building
Diploma in Gender and Human Rights.
Diploma in Criminology and Penology
Diploma in Auctioneering and estates Agency
Diploma in Electoral Law
Diploma in Criminology, penology and forensic science
Diploma in Animal Health
Diploma in Farm Management
Diploma in Animal Science and Technology
Diploma in Agricultural Education and Extension

Application forms can be obtained from the Admission’s Office (Town Campus) upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Kshs. 2000 for Degree programmes and Kshs. 1000 for Diploma programmes to any branch of National Bank of Kenya account number0123035009000.

The duly completed forms should be returned to our office in Town Campus or sent to P.O BOX 408 - 40200, KISII. Copies of relevant certificates, Passport size photos and the application fee receipt should be attached.

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DATES -  28th-29th  JUNE 2017


This year’s conference theme seeks to use a multidisciplinary approach in adressing reseach, innovations and Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs). Research in university is geared towards adressing underlying problems and seeks solutions for these problems. Research  and innovation therefore is key to adressing the 17 actions for Sustainable development Goals(SDGs). This conference aims at bringing to the academia and general public the various research activities and innovations that have been undertaken/developed by various researchers, in achieving the SDGs and therefore improving the quality of lives of communities. 

A call is now made for abstracts for paper/poster presentation for following Sub-themes.The abstract should not be more than 300 words and in Times Roman font 12

  • Environmental and Natural Resources
  • Education for sustainable development
  • Heritage and arts
  • Science and Technology
  • Trends and Changes in Agriculture
  • ICT and Innovations
  • Law,Politics and Human Rights
  • Climate Change
  • Gender issues
  • Socio-Economics, entrepreneurship
  • Health
  • Governance , democracy, citizen participation and civil rights
  • Foreign policy and international relations
  • Research, Innovations and Partnership
  • Sustainable Tourism


  • 5th May  2017.  Deadline for abstract submission
  • 19th May 2017.   Communication of Accepted Abstracts
  • 9th June 2017. Deadline for submission of full papers
  •  28th- 29th  June  2017.  Conference 
  •  27th September 2017.  Release of Book of Abstracts.
  • 11th  November 2017 Release of Conference Proceedings.
  • East Africa students:                Kshs  5000
  • East Africa Participants            Kshs  8,000                 
  • International:  students             USD   100
  • International Participants:         USD   200

To be  paid to:

  • Bank:                                 Kenya Commercial Bank
  • Branch:                              Kisii Town
  • Account Title:                     Kisii University – Attention Conference 2017
  • Account No:                       1151310557
  • Bank Swift Code:                KCBLKENX

The abstracts to be e-mailed to both: /

Not later than 5th May 2017

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