Mr.Gordon Otieno Ouma
ICT Manager
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The process of integrating technology in education and research has been ongoing for the past two decades. Kisii University has given special attention to Information Communication and Technology (ICT) in order to expedite the Learning procedures, Research and Development. The university is currently reviewing the curricula and instruction in the light of demand of ICT-related technologies for the advancement of academic excellence, research and social welfare.


The impact of ICTs on education sector has become far reaching and dependable information and communications system is essential for the efficient management and operation of Kisii University. The ICT Department was therefore established to provide technical support services to students and staff on ICT infrastructure including hardware and software. The Department is mandated to develop, implement and maintain the necessary policies and technological systems that support teaching and learning.


ICT Department spearheads the use of ICT in education which leads to more student-centred learning settings. The Department is committed in providing a customer centred ICT service and to transform the University into automated learning and work environment that supports technological innovations.


“ICT’s vision is to become a hub of ICT infrastructure with sustainable research, learning, development and enhancement of computer literacy in the region”.


“To facilitate computer literacy by ensuring the availability of accessible, efficient and reliable ICT services”

ICT Department objectives
The objectives set to achieve the vision and mission are:

To lead, manage and develop ICT infrastructure in the university.
To provide excellent user support  customer centred services, that are responsive to the changing needs of the user.
To maintain an effective staff development programme to ensure that ICT staff continue to develop the necessary skills to provide high-quality services and support.
To actively contribute to the University Sustainability agenda.
To contribute and promote the effective use of ICT and leading a number of reviews of business processes within the organization.
Exploits technology to its full potential.
Provides the lead in access to electronic forms of information

Core Values:
We will achieve the plan through developing a service and culture that is:
•    Professional and friendly
•    Proactive as well as reactive
•    Customer focused 
•    Collaborative and sharing
•    Challenging and supportive
•    Forward thinking and reflective

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YEAR 2015/2016 3rd Quarter and 4th quarter ICT EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE

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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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