6th Graduation Ceremony | 2nd November, 2018

Karatina University is pleased to announce the 6th  Graduation Ceremony to be held on Friday, 2nd November, 2018 at 9.00 a.m. The ceremony will be held at Karatina University Main Campus at Kagochi. All graduands are advised to take note of the following pertinent information:

Confirmation of Results and  Names:
The list of graduands is available here (Click to download).  Confirmation  of  examination  results,  accuracy  and  order  of  names SHOULD be made with the respective Deans of Schools latest by Friday 19th October 2018 to allow for production of certificates.

Only graduands who will have cleared with the respective departments of the University by Friday 19th October, 2018 will be allowed to graduate.

Graduation Fees:
Graduands are required to pay Alumni fees of Ksh1,000 in addition to hire of gowns and convocation fee as follows:

  1. Diploma –KES 4,500.00
  2. Undergraduate- KES 5,500.00  
  3. Masters–KES 6,500.00
  4. PhD-KES 8,500.00

Payments should be made to any of the following Karatina University Bank Accounts:

Equity Bank: Account Number: 0040298291603 (Karatina Branch)

or Cooperative Bank: Account Number: 01129059776700 (Karatina Branch).

Academic Attire:
All graduands will be required to be in full academic attire during the rehearsal and graduation ceremonies. The attire shall be issued from respective schools from Monday, 29th   October 2018 (during working hours) upon full clearance and payment of graduation fees.

The rehearsal is an integral part of the graduation ceremony and as such all graduands intending to participate in the ceremony must attend the rehearsal on Thursday, 1st November 2018 from 11.00 am.

Return of Gowns:
All graduands are expected to return the academic attire by Friday, 9th   November 2018. A penalty of KES.500.00 per day shall be levied for any attire returned after the deadline.

Invitation Cards:
Graduands shall be issued with two (2) invitation cards from the respective schools as they collect the gowns.

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The 2nd Africa Tea Science Symposium & Exhibition (ATSS)

5th Annual Career Week | 7th - 9th March 2018

Karatina University will hold the 5th Annual Career Week on Wednesday 7th March, 2018 to Friday, 9th March 2018 at our Main Campus in Kagochi, beginning 9.00am. The theme of the career week is “Enhancing Entrepreneurship and Innovation through Diversity for Career Development”. This will be an important mentorship session for students who are now preparing for life after college.

In line with the University’s mission to conserve, create and disseminate knowledge through training, research, innovation and community outreach we invite all students to present their innovations that are in tandem with the theme. Students are advised to register their innovations in the Offices of respective Deans of Schools by Thursday 1st March 2018 for onward audition by a Panel of Experts. A token of appreciation will be offered to the Best Innovator.

We therefore encourage all students to participate in this function.

Fourth Year Mentorship Program | 6th March 2018

There will be a Fourth Year Mentorship Workshop on 6 th March 2018 at Karatina University Main Campus.

This is to kindly request your office to put up the announcement on the website in order to sensitize fourth years and other interested parties of this activity.


Program for the day




8.00a.m. – 8.30a.m.

Arrival/Introduction of seminar


Prof. Peninah Aloo-Obudho-DVC (ARSA)

8.30a.m. – 9.15a.m.

Interpersonal skills and etiquette


Prof. Juliet Macharia – Karatina University

9.15a.m. – 10.00a.m.

Maximizing your full potential & Personal branding


Lilian Ngala – HR, DTB

10.00a.m. – 10.30a.m.

Q&A session


Dr. Wanjau

10.30a.m – 11.00a.m

Health break


11.00p.m – 11.45a.m.

Entrepreneurship & Self employment: The way to go for youth in Kenya


Philip Nyamwaya – MD, iPay Limited

11.45a.m. – 12.30p.m.

Interview skills & Networking skills


Dr. Lillian Apadet Osamong’ – Moi University

12.30p.m. – 1.00p.m.

Q&A session


Dr. Wanjau

1.00p.m. – 2.00p.m.

Lunch break


2.00p.m. – 2.45p.m.

CV & Letter writing

Judith Ndunge Mang’eng’e- Group HR, Jacaranda Hotels

2.45p.m. – 3.45p.m.

Business simulation


John Kanyakiri

3.45p.m. - 4.30p.m.

Q&A session


Ms. Mengo


Vote of thanks /Closing/ Networking


Ms. Mengo

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