Details for Strathmore University
Type of Organization
Type of Education
Technical, Undergraduate, Post Graduate, Doctoral, Executive
Sign Up Date to PRME
14 Jan 2013
Current Sharing Information on Progress Report Submission
14 Jan 2016
Sharing Information on Progress (2015)
Period Covered: Jan 2013 to Dec 2015
Strathmore University is one of the leading private Universities in the East African region. It is located in Nairobi, Kenya. We are an entrepreneurial University offering undergraduate, postgraduate and executive programs. In addition we offer professional courses in various disciplines.
Achievements Curriculum Integration in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
We teach Ethics in all our degree and professional programs.
We have a Masters in Applied Philosophy and Ethics (MAPE)
Our students have to do 200 hs of Community Service to graduate.
We have mentoring for all students and we teach "service above self"
We have an incubator to teach our students entrepreneurship in practical terms
We will start this year a Masters in Governance targeting Government officers.
Achievements Research Development in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
We are working with the Clinton Foundation and HP to improve health conditions for the rural people in Kenya by using mobile application technologies.
We have an academy supported by the telecom giant Safaricom to teach young Kenyans mobile application and innovation on a scholarship basis.
We use our faculty and students of the School of Law to teach slum dwellers how to be a good citizen and make good use of their rights and duties.
Our students body have participated in a massive fundraising to rescue disadvantaged people hit by drought in the Northern part of Kenya in 2012.