• Book Donation

    The Vice Chancellor Prof. Samuel Gudu and the University Librarian Mr. Joel Nakitare handed over 10,000 children books to 8 schools and 4 community libraries from Migori and Homabay Counties. […]

  • The International Mother Language Day

    Every 21st February, the International Mother Language Day honors linguistic diversity and multilingualism globally. The Kenya National Commission for UNESCO in partnership with the UNESCO Chair on Community Radio for […]

  • Courtesy Visit

    Commission For University Education, Chairman Prof. Chacha Nyagotti-Chacha and The CEO Prof. Mwenda Ntarangwi, paid a courtesy visit to the University on 18th February 2021 to see the progress the […]

  • University of Nairobi’s HealthIT/USAID Conducts a one day Readiness for Funding Assessment

    A team from UNES and UoN conducted one day independent assessment on Rongo University’s Finance, Operations, Administration and Technical Program readiness with a view to measuring the University maturity level […]

  • Corporate Social Responsibility

    A team of 25 Rongo University students and Staff visited Good Samaritan Children Home in Nyamware, Migori town. At the time of the visit, there were 76 children (ages 0- […]

  • Sensitization on countering Violent Extremism

    Facilitators from National Counter Terrorism Centre conducted an awareness and sensitization on Counter Terrorism and Violence Extremism to ensure staff well preparedness in case of any eventuality. Present were students […]

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Welcome to Rongo University!

Rongo University is a leading University located in Migori County, 11 kilometers from Rongo Town, and 2.5 kilometers off the Rongo – Migori Highway. The University was awarded Charter by H.E. Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, the President of the Republic of Kenya on 7th October 2016. The Vision of the University is to be a world class technology driven University in learning and practice. The Mission is to provide quality and innovative higher education through teaching, research and community service.
The University is founded on the values of:
– Integrity
– Professionalism
– Innovation
– Equity
– Social responsibility






On 13th January 2021, Rongo University handed over the mentorship of Mabera TVC to Mawego TTI. The event was presided over by the Chairperson of Rongo University Council and the Regional Director of TVET. Also present were the Vice-Chancellor of Rongo University and the Board members and management members of the two colleges.


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Vice Chancellor’s Message


Prof. Samuel Gudu

Rongo University is one of the progressive institutions of higher learning located in the south western region of Kenya. Since its inception, the University embarked on a journey towards self discovery, brand identity and market positioning. We have endevoured to provide a conducive learning environment that promotes.. Read More..



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