2023 Intake Open University of Kenya
2023 Intake Open University of Kenya

Education

Get the latest happenings in the educational institutions from early childhood to tertiary institutions both locally and nationally, also get insights from the ministry of education and other affiliated organizations

How I rose from a Mitumba Man to a School Principal, Christopher Owuor

From a young age, Christopher Owuor was surrounded by teachers. His brothers and sisters did great work as teachers, and this impressed him. He wanted to be a teacher just like them. Owuor believed that education...

OPIT Announces Increased Enrollment for African Students in IT Programs

OPIT's mission is to unlock progress and employment on a global scale by providing high-quality and affordable education in the field of technology. Kenya, Nigeria and Ghana are among the countries targeted for the increased...

Vice Chancellor: Kaimosi Friends University on upward trajectory

Prof. Mwita recognizes the need for a clear roadmap for the university's future. Construction of a perimeter wall and an ultra-modern library is already underway, funded by the government. The University endeavours to be ranked amongst...

More than a teacher, Nyangacha’s legacy of Educational Excellence

He has championed opportunities for girls' education and nurtured diverse student talents. His leadership roles have demonstrably improved schools' performance and student success. Nyangacha's dedication has left a lasting positive impact on rural education. For decades, Clement...

Marwanga Foundation giving hope to students in Nyamira

Students received bursaries from Ksh 10,000 to Ksh 50,000. The 37 students form part of over 500 already enrolled in the program. The organization looks forward to improving more lives in Nyamira and its borders. At the...
Joseph Charles, the Board of Management Chairperson, Cambridge Mevic School, poses for a photo as the other staff get ready for a ride after a consultative meeting on February 10, 2024. PHOTO/Bonface Otieno, Scholar Media Africa.

Cambridge Mevic School: Cultivating excellence through collaboration

Central to the discourse was the recognition of the pivotal role played by teachers in shaping young minds.   The meeting witnessed fervent deliberations regarding the expansion of the school's academic horizons. The school offers competitive...
Participants follow proceedings during a workshop focused on exploring education opportunities and scholarships in the US. It was organized by Golden Standard and held on February 2, 2024. PHOTO/Obed Ombongi (Supplied).

Studying in USA: Golden Standard team shares step-by-step application process

Generally, applying for STEM courses raises one's odds to be accepted. Consider the interest of the department professors your course falls on—available on the official university profiles of the professors you target to work...
Nyamira Governor Amos Nyaribo (second left) and CECM Education (far right) Emily Ongaga, and other county officials present a dummy cheque to the county education beneficiaries during the flagging off of the governor's sponsorship fund in Nyamira County on January 15, 2023. PHOTO/Dan Nyamanga, Scholar Media Africa.

Nyamira Governor flags off beneficiaries of his sponsorship program

That was the third cohort to benefit from the governor's kitty, which joins 450 others under the program.  He noted that the selection exercise was very transparent but rigorous to ensure that the most qualified...

The teachers we need for the education we want

Teachers who believe they are part of a collaborative and supportive community are likelier to stay in their jobs. Teachers who feel alone or undervalued by their colleagues are more likely to resign. Lack of financing...

Kisii University on path towards world-class level, says VC during graduation

Prof. Nathan Ogechi committed an all-round transformative leadership, engaging in meaningful and constructive consultations for the good of the University. The installation offered remarkable limelight for the University’s future as it taps into Prof. Ogechi’s...