MKU Admission 2024: Students Online Registration

MKU Admission: Students Online Registration

Admission Application Procedure

Mount Kenya University strives to admit those applicants who are best prepared to benefit from and contribute to MKU academic community. Admission specialists will review your application and supporting documentation carefully to assess your overall academic preparation. In evaluating your application, the University will consider the following factors:

  1. Mean Grade scores achieved in High School
  2. Grades earned in core subjects depending on the specific programmes in which you are interested
  3. Additional information provided in support of your application.

Before you apply for admission at MKU, you are encouraged to carefully consider the various degree and diploma programmes available, meet with an adviser and when you decide MKU is the place you want to be. Admission to MKU is on a first come first serve basis so be sure to complete your application early.

Whether you are interested in postgraduate, undergraduate or graduate studies, diploma or certificate programmes, you will find that MKU has a variety of programmes to chose from in fulfilling your educational and career goals.

Duly filled application forms should be addressed to the Registrar- academic Administration.

Application should be accompanied by copies of ID/Passport, relevant academic and professional certificates.

Application fee is as follows:

Ksh.1,000 (Certificates, Diplomas &Undergraduates programmes)
Ksh.2,000 (Post-Graduate programmes) for East African applicants
US Dollars 50 for all non-East African applicants.
Mode of Payment:
Payment to be deposited in either of the following Bank Accounts

Equity Bank, ACC. No- 0090292435067 SWIFT CODE EQBLKENA
KCB Bank, Acc. No – 1121032222
Coop Bank, Acc. No – 01129279981300 SWIFT CODE KCOOKENA
GT Bank, ACC. No- 2014200002
Standard Chartered Bank, ACC. No- 0102049817400 SWIFT CODE SCBLKENX
Family Bank, ACC. No- 005000019336

Money Order / Banker’s Cheque payable to Mount Kenya University.

Please note
Application for admission does not guarantee admission into the University for course applied for, this will be subject to fulfillment of all requirements and class size as approved by the University Senate.For further information, kindly enquire from the Registrar, Academic Administration the programmes being offered at our campuses and study centres:

Office of Registrar Academic Administration
Mount Kenya University
PO Box 342 – 01000


Students online registration procedure

Following your successful application to join Mount Kenya University, you are requested to use the procedure outlined below to register.  

  1. Have your letter of offer ready. Kindly print it from your email address If you never received it from the University admissions office.
  2. Pay fees to Mount Kenya University using M-Pesa or bank accounts listed on your letter of offer.

For M-Pesa payments follow the following Steps:

  1. Pay via Paybill number: 270988, Account number is your KCSE index number as it appears on your admission letter.
  2. Once you receive the M-Pesa payment confirmation message, click on the following link to validate your payment:
  3. Select payment type (School fees)
  4. Select a product (Mount Kenya University)
  5. Fill in your details as follows:
    1. Category (Current student)
  6. Student application reference number as indicated on your letter of offer 
    1. Click validate (Please note; your Student name will appear).
  7. Click “Next” at the bottom right corner to lead you to the next page.
  8. Confirm payment by:
    1. Key in the MPESA Reference No.
    2. Click “validate” (Please note, the details for ‘amount paid’ and ‘paid by’ will appear after validation)
    3. Key in your current mobile number and email address on the last two boxes respectively.
  9. Click on the “Submit” button on the right bottom. This will end the process of validation of your fees payment.

`           Please note:

  1. You will receive a message with your admission number within 24hours through the mobile number provided in step 7 above
  2. A receipt for payment will be sent in the email address you provided in step 7 above

C. For payments made through the banks, kindly scan and email the bank deposit slip to: (Remember to quote the Application Reference Number on your letter of offer while making payments in the bank).

You will receive an admission number within 24 hours through a text message. (e.g. BBM/2020/0000) after our finance office has validated your bank payment.

For any inquiries, please call: 0709153000 or email:

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