Message from the Principal

Prof. Thomas E. Akuja

Welcome to Turkana University College, the Cradle of Knowledge. Turkana University College was inagurated on the 27th January, 2018 as a Constituent College of Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology.

Our Vision in TUC is to be the Preferred University College in Humanities, Science and Technology and our Mission is to provide holistic university education, create, preserve and disseminate knowledge and skills, through superior pedagogy excellent and research for tranformation of lives and service to humanity.

Turkana University College is 6kms from Lodwar town. The university thrives in an environment that fosters technology, innovation, creativity and research.

We currently have four (4) schools, whose aim is to mould students into best graduates. These are: School of Science, School of Education, School of Humanities and Social Sciences and School of Business and Economics. The degrees offered are Bachelors, Masters, Postgraduate Diplomas, Diplomas, Certificate and short courses.

In responce to the current trends globally, at TUC, we offer market driven courses tailored to meet the development needs of the country and the world. Among our wide array of unique academic programmes include: Human Evolution Biology, Maritime Transport Logistics, Petroleum, Oil and Gas, Welding and Oil and Gas Economics, just to mention a few. Our university maintains linkages and collaborations with other partners both locally and internationally. This is largely to the fact that as a university, we are alive to the fact that we cannot exist in isolation but collaborate with likeminded partners so as to expand our opportunities.

Turkana University College, promotes its students extra-curricullar activities. We have participated and excelled in music festival. We also have academic and social clubs that help in moulding the student into a holitic student.

Many thanks for taking time to visit our website. It is my earnest hope that our website has provided some answers to the questions needed to know about Turkana University College and our academic programmes.

Thank you for taking your pecious time.