Vice Chancellor's Message

Welcome to Kenya Highlands University Website.
Kenya Highlands University (formerly Kenya Highlands Evangelical University) is located in Kericho County just three kms West of Kericho Town.  We are next to Kericho High School and overlook Kisumu Road.  

Our Programmes

Kenya Highlands University is an accredited institution of higher learning that offers quality and marketable courses that ensure the academic advancement of prospective students. With the range of Certificate, Diploma, Degree and Masters courses available, a student that meets the minimum requirements respectively can enroll and apply for any course and be gauranteed of a wholesome learning experience.


You are welcome to join the various Postgraduate programmes being offered in our University.

Professional Courses & Certificate

Join our various professional courses being offered. We are also Pearson VUE-Authourised Test Centre. Select our university as your Exam centre.


We offer many degree courses. Please join us we shape your future.


Join our Diploma courses for practical hands-on learning. 

Upcoming Courses

New courses coming soon.

Student Life

A student of Kenya Highlands University is exposed to a variety of curricula and extra-curricula activities. As you walk about in the pavements of KHU campus, be sure you wil encounter happy learners interacting, discussing, playing, getting involved, even relaxing. The vibrancy of our environment serves to give learners maximum enjoyment experience in their academic journeys.

Preventive Measures Against the COVID-19 Pandemic

The World recently woke up to unforeseen new reality “The novel COVID-19 Virus” which has in many ways changed peoples’ lives. As the virus begun spreading from the Chinese epicenter in Wuhan to Europe, America and finally to our continent, Africa, the World Health Organization (WHO) and governments have responded in the best interest of their citizenry.

Latest News

The New University Gate

The newly completed University Gate that has a modernized look and design. 

Kipkelion Campus Construction

Construction of two lecture rooms and an office at the Kipkelion farm kickstarted late last year(2019).

Regional Drama & Film Festivals (2020)

KHU had the privilege of hosting the 2020 edition of the National Drama and Film Festivals.

A New Dawn of Masters

KHU marked history by graduating its first ever Masters students in the Ninth Commencement Ceremony

E-learning Program

KHU ODeL Learning Management System (LMS) learning platform