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Best Universities and Colleges in Kenya, 2021 Webometrics Ranking

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Webometrics has released its 2021 ranking of best universities and colleges in Kenya, East Africa, and the World. It is good to know the quality of education in a university or college in Kenya before you apply for a course. This way, you will get value for your money. When you attend the best-ranked university or college, your chance of a job after graduation is high.

Webometrics ranking is based on the quantity and quality of the web content of the institution and its depth of research work.

Among the best public universities, the University of Nairobi has continued to lead in East Africa for many years as the best university. Kenyatta University has improved to the second position in Kenya.

Kenya has over 80 chartered public and private universities offering various degree programs.

Top 100 Ranking of Best Universities and Colleges in Kenya 2021

The University of Nairobi still leads in Kenya as Egerton beats Kenyatta University to rank second. JKUAT moves to position 5 while the Technical University of Kenya beats giants to rank 6th place from position 22 in last year.

Here is a list of rankings of the top 100 best universities and colleges in Kenya, from the top best going downwards, according to Webometrics rankings;

Kenya Rank World Rank University/ College
1 1052 University of Nairobi
2 1878 Egerton University
3 1913 Kenyatta University
4 2147 Moi University
5 2151 Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
6 3845 Technical University of Kenya
7 4005 Maseno University
8 4170 Strathmore University Nairobi
9 5085 Masinde Muliro University of Science & Technology
10 5265 University of Embu
11 5362 Murang’a University of Technology
12 5704 United States International University
13 6287 Daystar University
14 7261 Machakos University
15 7524 South Eastern Kenya University
16 7634 Mount Kenya University
17 8647 Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (Kimathi University College of Technology)
18 8657 Kibabii University
19 8917 Masai Mara University
20 9009 Pwani University
21 9143 Kenya Medical Training College
22 9344 Kisii University
23 9757 University of Eldoret
24 10068 Kabarak University
25 10137 Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College)
26 10168 Kenya Methodist University
27 10325 African Virtual University
28 10617 Meru University of Science & Technology
29 10705 Catholic University of Eastern Africa
30 11116 Saint Paul’s University Limuru
31 12101 Karatina University
32 12396 Chuka University
33 12753 East Africa Institute of Certified Studies Nairobi
34 12813 Rongo University
35 13073 Africa Nazarene University
36 13524 Amani College
37 13922 Technical University of Mombasa (Mombasa Polytechnic University College)
38 13983 Laikipia University
39 14497 Kenya Forestry Research Institute
40 14559 KCA University
41 14559 Kenia Institute of Management
42 14785 Hi tec Institute of Professional Studies Mombasa CBD
43 14953 University of Eastern Africa Baraton
44 15096 Zetech University
45 15234 Multimedia University of Kenya
46 15278 University of Kabianga
47 15296 Africa International University (Nairobi Evangelical Graduate School of Theology)
48 16230 Riara University
49 16429 Kenya School of Government
50 16454 Pan Africa Christian University
51 16483 Adventist University of Africa
52 16637 Management University of Africa
53 16655 Nairobi Institute of Business Studies
54 17111 Rift Valley Technical Training Institute Eldoret
55 17433 Co-operative University of Kenya
56 17659 Tangaza University College
57 17692 East African School of Aviation Embakasi Nairobi
58 18009 Great Lakes University of Kisumu
59 18079 Kirinyaga University
60 18464 Kenya School of Monetary Studies Ruaraka
61 18766 Kiriri Women’s University of Science & Technology
62 18839 Umma University
63 18897 Presbyterian University of East Africa
64 18897 Amref International University
65 19333 Railway Training Institute Nairobi
66 19380 Taita Taveta University
67 19459 Kenya Technical Teachers College Gigiri
68 19514 Scott Christian University
69 19649 Gretsa University
70 19788 Kenya Utalii College Nairobi
71 19971 Computer Pride Training Centre Nairobi
72 20022 Michuki Technical Institute Muranga
73 20022 Kenya Christian Industrial Training Institute
74 20693 Kisumu Polytechnic Makasembo
75 21285 Uzima University College
76 21712 The East African University Kitengela
77 21852 Institute of Advanced Technology Kenya
78 21910 Oshwal College Nairobi
79 21910 Pioneer International University
80 21975 Kenya Highlands University
81 22059 Kenya Water Institute South C Nairobi
82 22138 Computer Learning Centre Nairobi
83 22138 Rift Valley Institute of Science & Technology Nakuru
84 22427 KAG East University
85 22427 Nairobi Technical Training Institute
86 22427 Lukenya University
87 22504 Nairobi Institute of Technology
88 22814 Kenya Institute of Professional Studies Nairobi
89 22880 Kisii National Polytechnic
90 23295 Kenya Coast National Polytechnic
91 23478 African Institute of Research and Development Studies AIRADS College
92 23478 International Leadership University (Nairobi International School of Theology)
93 23735 Garissa University
94 23735 Maryknoll Institute of African Studies Nairobi
95 23824 Kenya Institute of Mass Communication Nairobi
96 23824 Machakos Institute of Technology
97 24382 Kinyanjui Technical Training Institute
98 24585 Kiambu Institute of Science and Technology
99 24688 Kenya Aeronautical College Nairobi
100 24884 Kaiboi Technical Training Institute

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