The Admissions Section is mandated to perform the following major functions;
- Admission to programmes of the University
- Registration of new and continuing students
- Processing student requests
- Managing, updating and maintain students’ records
In addition, the Admissions Section also provides information to clients to help them through the University admission process as well as guiding prospective students in the selection of relevant competitive programmes.
University of Embu admits both Government Sponsored and Self-Sponsored students. The Government Sponsored students are placed at the University by the Kenya University and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS). On the other hand, Self-Sponsored students are required to make applications to the University by filling in application forms that can be obtained at the Admissions Office or on our website www.admissions.embuni.ac.ke. It is important to note that all applicants are required to meet the minimum entry requirements.
We offer both competitive and market-driven academic programmes from certificate to doctoral levels with intakes on January, April, May, August, September and December every year. Programmes at the University are offered under Full Time, Full Time Intensive (two days in a week), Part-Time (weekdays evenings and weekends), Part Time Institutional Based (April, August and December sessions) and Exchange Programme (one semester).