Prof. Stephen Kiama

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nairobi is Prof. Stephen Kiama, BVM, MSc.(Nairobi), PhD (Bern).
The Vice-Chancellor is the academic and administrative head of the University and is responsible to the Council for maintaining and promoting the academic image and maintaining and promoting the efficiency and good order of the University.
The Vice-Chancellor is by virtue of his office a member of every committee appointed by the Council or Senate, unless otherwise expressly provided.
The Vice-Chancellor is also by virtue of being the overall administrative head of the University, the accounting officer of the University.
The Vice-Chancellor is responsible for policy matters, planning, coordination, public relations, fund-raising and general development of the University.
The Vice-Chancellor is also the:-
  • Chairman of Senate
  • Chairman of Associate Professorial Appointments Committee
  • Chairman of the University Management Board
  • Chairman of the Students Welfare Authority
Vice Chancellor's Contacts
Contact person: Peter Wekesa
Physical Address: Main Campus
Postal Address: P.O BOX 30197, 00100, G.P.O
Telephone Number: +254 02 491 0000