Garissa University was established as a constituent college of Moi University on 12th August, 2011 through Legal Notice No. 116, the Moi University Act (Cap. 210A), and the Garissa University College Order 2011. The University become a fully pledged public University on 23rd October, 2017 and the first of its kind in the North-Eastern Region.
As the youngest public university in the republic, we have established governance as well physical infrastructures to tackle the challenges of provision of higher education in the republic by employing highly qualified and experienced staff and establishing robust technological infrastructure to support the university's core objectives of teaching and research.
We Accept applications from prospective students throughout the year and those interested are encouraged to contact the university by way of telephone or e-mail or by using the contact form to get information.
Our main single most objective is to strive to become one of the best Universities worldwide offering the best innovative and contemporary higher education curricular and industrial research programmes. We understand the importance of putting students in the right environment for academic success. We Accept applications from prospective students throughout the year and those interested are encouraged to contact the university by way of telephone or e-mail by using the contact form provided on this website.
To be a world class University of Technological processes and development.
To nurture talent through research, innovation, consultancy, community outreach, entrepreneurship, imparting knowledge and skills to meet the needs of society.
Our Core values
Innovation: Embrace creativity and originality in all areas of operation
Excellence: Commit to excellence and quality service
Integrity: Commit to transparency, accountability, honesty and justice
Professionalism: Demonstrate reliability, fair play and meritocracy
Team Spirit: Maintain synergy through cooperative effort
Patriotism: Demonstrate loyalty that inspires public service delivery