CUE cautions colleges against offering degree courses illegally; Gives list
The commission of university education, CUE cautions colleges against offering degree courses illegally; Gives list
The commission put a number of colleges on the spot, saying that this institutions are not yet accredited to be offering degree courses.
the According to the Universities Act 2012 Section 28 (5), anyone who, offers a degree in a university that is not accredited, commits an offense and shall be liable upon conviction to a fine of not less than Ksh10 million, or to imprisonment for a term of not less than three years or to both.
They stated,”Members of the public are hereby being notified that any institution purporting to offer university education in Kenya and does not appear in this list is an illegal entity and is not authorised to operate.”
Some of the courses offered there illegally include; Bachelor of Arts degree (BA) in Theology, a Bachelor of Arts in Bible and Theology, and a Bachelor of Theology Master of Christian Leadership among others.
The institutions include; Eldoret Bible College, Al-Munawarrah College, Grace Life Bible College, Africa Theological Seminary, Regions Beyond Ministry Bible College, Baraton College, Africa Talent University, Breakthrough Bible College, Theophilus Theological College, Northwestern Christian University, Logos University, Harvest Land University, Word of Faith Bible College.
The commission advised any individual lookinv to pursue their degree courses, to find accredited universities that are authorised to operate in Kenya.
CUE advised individuals to visit the commission’s website at cue.or.ke/index.php/status-of-universities.
If one suspects illegal activity is taking place at the institutions, they should report it to the Commission Secretary/Chief Executive Officer Commission for University Education, P.O. Box 54999-00200, and emails addressed to [email protected] or For more information contact the customer feedback portal imis.cue.or.ke/CustomerRelationshipManagement/.