Rongo University (RU), formally Rongo University College, was awarded Charter by H.E. Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, the President of the Republic of Kenya on 7th October 2016. The University is located 11 kilometers from Rongo Town, and 2.5 kilometers off the Rongo – Migori Highway. The mission of the University is to provide high quality education through teaching, research, community service and nurturing innovative graduates. Currently, the University has a student population of 6345 and a total staff complement of 458.

Staff Profile

Vice chancellor

Prof Samuel Gudu is the current Vice-Chancellor, Rongo University. He has experience spanning over twenty-five years in university administration

Stephen Oloo Ajwang

Certified Secretary (KASNEB); BSc. Information Sciences- Moi University; MSc. Information Technology – Rongo University; PhD, Information Technology (ongoing)- JKUAT

The Vice Chancellor, Rongo University, P.O. Box 103-40404, RONGO Office line: 0770308253 Email: