Empowering Access: The Transformative Role of Philanthropy in Higher Education

In an age where the value of education is paramount yet often beyond financial reach for many, philanthropy emerges as a guiding light, closing the divide between ambition and accessibility. At the forefront of this noble pursuit stands Strathmore University, a beacon of inclusive learning since its inception in the […]

Meet Lekatoo – Electrical Engineering student from Kajiado with a bold dream

Emmanuel Lekatoo is a student in the new Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronics Engineering degree at Strathmore University and part of the 20% of Strathmore University students on a form of financial aid. Having grown up in a pastoralist community in Kajiado County, Lekatoo says he would like […]

Alumni Spotlight: Amanda Namayi, Class of 2014

When I was in 3rd year the student center was completed. The building was very futuristic. It was such a great space to hang out with friends. It was also an awesome hideout for one to do assignments or just studies. The accessibility of the cafeteria from the building was […]

Hilda Moraa: A BBIT Graduate Who Sold Her Fourth Year Project Idea and Startup for $1.7 million

Hilda Moraa, a graduate at Strathmore University converted her fourth-year project into a startup which she sold for Ksh166 million ($1.7 million) in 2015.  Moraa graduated in 2011 with a degree in Business Information Technology and for the four years afterwards, the Obama Foundation fellow spent most of her time building a […]

Dr. Deepak Bedi: Strathmore College Alumnus Keen on Giving

In the peak of his career, Dr. Deepak Bedi joined the internationally renowned MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, rising to Professor and Director of Ultrasound. In the last 25 years, he has worked with famous scientists as they work through ovarian cancer research and other novel uses of […]

Romuald Ashuza – Ongoing student on 80 % Scholarship ( Student Spotlight )

Ashuza Romuald is a proud Christian and self-motivated math nerd, eager to learn and help others. He is an international Student from DRC Congo. Coming from a humble background and joining Strathmore has been an experience of a lifetime where he got to meet and work with amazing people. He […]

Mentoring Services Department to roll out industry mentoring

The Mentoring Services department is set to roll out industry mentoring later this month.  The programme, which will run twice a year, will be open to the 3rd and 4th year students in the University: It will not replace personal mentoring but will work hand in hand to complement it. […]

Wambui Kinyanjui – Beneficiary of financial Aid

One thing that goes unnoticed about Wambui at first interaction, is that she is a ball of energy – warm and sociable. Also, she depicts a high-level work ethic, is driven, and highly motivated. Before joining her Family Business in 2020, she worked at Zamara and previously at Busara Centre […]

Covid-19 Educational Relief Fund: Lighten their Burden

The unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic has had a disruption in the way the world operates.

I&M Bank provide scholarships.

Strathmore University has partnered with I&M Bank Limited through its Foundation to provide scholarships

Youth should learn to live within their means

They should appreciate the efforts their parents make to take and keep them in school.