Top 100 Universities & Colleges in Kenya

Updated: November 2019

As per Webometrics, University of Nairobi ranks as the best of institution in Kenya, followed by Kenyatta and then Moi. Globally, these three universities rank position 987, 1565 and 2088 respectively. This list is based on the rankings from Webometrics, a website specializing on Ranking Universities globally.

The Metrics used to determine a university rank include Presence, Impact Rank, Openness Rank and Excellence.

rankingWorld RankUniversity
1987University of Nairobi
21565Kenyatta University
32088Moi University
42704Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
53591Egerton University
64286Strathmore University Nairobi
74289Maseno University
85056Masinde Muliro University of Science & Technology
95211Murang’a University of Technology
106380United States International University
116505Catholic University of Eastern Africa
126512Daystar University
136793Technical University of Kenya
147649Mount Kenya University
158631South Eastern Kenya University
168786Kibabii University
179303Pwani University
189454African Virtual University
199680Kabarak University
209803Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (Kimathi University College of Technology)
219895Kenya Methodist University
2210120Kisii University
2310338Kenya Forestry Research Institute
2410489University of Eldoret
2510560Masai Mara University
2611020Technical University of Mombasa (Mombasa Polytechnic University College)
2711074Embu University College
2811074Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College)
2911265Kenya Medical Training College
3011624Great Lakes University of Kisumu
3111634Machakos University
3211707University of Eastern Africa Baraton
3311831Karatina University
3412029Saint Paul’s University Limuru
3512096Meru University of Science & Technology
3612297Africa Nazarene University
3712499Amani College
3812828Kenia Institute of Management
3914014Kenya Coast National Polytechnic
4014048University of Kabianga
4114087KCA University
4214626Pan Africa Christian University
4314730Laikipia University
4415216Chuka University
4515409Co-operative University of Kenya
4615527Africa International University (Nairobi Evangelical Graduate School of Theology)
4715552Zetech University
4815564Multimedia University of Kenya
4915813Kenya School of Government
5015838Michuki Technical Institute Muranga
5116123Management University of Africa
5216270Riara University
5316317Kenya Utalii College Nairobi
5416810East African School of Aviation Embakasi Nairobi
5517236Adventist University of Africa
5617861Scott Christian University
5717958Railway Training Institute Nairobi
5818015Nairobi Institute of Business Studies
5918147Tangaza University College
6018211Hi tec Institute of Professional Studies Mombasa CBD
6118211Kenya Christian Industrial Training Institute
6218562Kiriri Women’s University of Science & Technology
6318750Presbyterian University of East Africa
6419148Gretsa University
6519312Rift Valley Technical Training Institute Eldoret
6619433Taita Taveta University
6719548Rongo University
6819650Umma University
6919859Kenya Technical Teachers College Gigiri
7020394Kirinyaga University
7120950The East African University Kitengela
7220960Rift Valley Institute of Science & Technology Nakuru
7321113Uzima University College
7421276East Africa Institute of Certified Studies Nairobi
7521474Kenya School of Monetary Studies Ruaraka
7621595Maryknoll Institute of African Studies Nairobi
7722067Pioneer International University
7822347Kisumu Polytechnic Makasembo
7922381KAG East University
8022405Kiambu Institute of Science and Technology
8122656International Leadership University (Nairobi International School of Theology)
8222910Kenya Institute of Mass Communication Nairobi
8323155Oshwal College Nairobi
8423336Computer Pride Training Centre Nairobi
8523382Computer Learning Centre Nairobi
8623509Ramogi Institute of Advanced Technology Kisumu
8723679Kaiboi Technical Training Institute
8823725Lukenya University
8923892Machakos Institute of Technology
9023912Kinyanjui Technical Training Institute
9124066Nakuru Training Institute
9224193Institute of Advanced Technology Kenya
9324429Garissa University
9424481Migori Teachers college
9524636Kenya Aeronautical College Nairobi
9624792Alphax College Eldoret
9724851Nairobi Technical Training Institute
9825113Kenya Institute of Professional Studies Nairobi
9925338Meru National Polytechnic
10025519Tom Mboya Labour College Kisumu

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