Welcome to Mama Ngina University College (MNUC).  MNUC is a Constituent College of Kenyatta University.  The University College has undergone tremendous growth since gazettement on 17th September, 2021.

The University College prides in having highly qualified academic staff, consisting of Lecturers and Senior Lecturers most of whom have PhD and vast experience in teaching, research and community service.  This ensures that the students are well equipped with knowledge and skills that contribute to the College Motto “Shaping the Future”. The University College also has 73 support staff.

In addition, the University College aspires to instill a culture of values; integrity, diligence, excellence, accountability and creativity among staff and students.

The College envisions becoming a University College of choice in the region by providing Transformative Teaching, Research and Community Engagement for effective service that will be provided at Certificate, Diploma, Bachelors and Post graduate levels.

I wish to take this opportunity to invite potential students, partners and collaborators to Mama Ngina University College.


Name:   Prof. Zipporah Ng’ang’a    


Mama Ngina University College (MNUC)

Gender:   Female

Highest Academic Qualification:

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Kenyatta University

Other Qualifications:

Executive MBA (EMBA)   

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Master of Science (MSC)

University of Nairobi

Bachelor of Science (BSC)

University of Nairobi

Ordinary and Advanced Level of Education

Alliance Girls High School


Previous Administrative Positions

Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic, Research and Innovation

South Eastern Kenya University

Principal College of Health Sciences (COHES)

Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology

Director Institute of Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases (ITROMID)

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Teaching and Research Experience

Taught at university from 1988, supervision of postgraduate students to completion – 22 Doctor of Philosophy and 115 Masters Students

Publications: 121 in Peer Reviewed Journals.

Research Funds: 124 million


Full Bright Award

ICWES Travel Award