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The School has three academic departments: Dept. of Environmental Studies, Geography & Agriculture; Department of Forestry and Wildlife Management and the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management.

 The School is currently running three (3) PhD  Programmes (Environmental Studies, Environmental Planning and Management, and   Land Resource Management),  Seven (7)  Masters Programmes (Environmental Studies,  Environmental Planning  and Management,  Land Resource Management,  Wildlife Resource Management,  Tourism Management, Geography,  Forestry Management) and Eleven (11) Bachelors Programmes (Urban and Regional Planning;  Environmental Management;  Animal Health and Production; Earth Sciences; Geography;  Environmental  Studies (Biology and Health);  Parks, Recreation and Leisure,  Wildlife Management;  Forestry Ecosystem Management;  Tourism Management; and   Hospitality and Hotel Management) The school also offer Three (3) Diploma Programmes (Tourism and Wildlife Management;  Animal Health and Production; and  Hotels and Restaurant Management).

The study programmes focus on preparing students for careers with environmental management agencies, Urban planning authorities, hospitality industries, tourism operations and organisations, Forestry and agriculture, livestock sectors. The school also, as one of our primary commitments and focus through Mara Resource and Outreach Centre, run community Outreach programmes and activities.

The School has played a key role in ensure that Maasai Mara University is a recognized Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE) in Environmental Education.

There are a number of organisations that the School, through the University, is collaborating with, including Clemson University, Northern Arizona University of Forestry, University of Maryland in Wildlife and Environmental Education, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Aarhus University, among other. These collaborations provide opportunities for staff exchanges and for our students to travel abroad for Graduate Studies. 

Founded in 2011, the School of Arts & Social Sciences has expended to offer 13 undergraduate and 10 postgraduate programmers. Besides, it offers a number of Diploma and Certificate Programmes, which are a foundation for future studies. The school currently has a student population of about 1700 students and 50 full-time academic staff. 

The three departments play a crucial role in the University. the department of Social studies houses the biggest number of programmers in the school, it also services humanity related courses the school of Education.

The school was started in 2009 with five members and currently the school has four departments namely: Physical Sciences and Mathematics (PSM), Biological Science (BS), Computer and Information Sciences (CIS) and Information and Communication Technology (ICT). The school of science has twenty eight (28) teaching staff and a student population of over six hundred students (600). The school members of staff are involved in teaching and research in various areas. The school has recently acquired three state of the art pieces of equipments for teaching and research and these includes AAS, FTIR-affinity-1s and GC-FID. The school has several collaborations with industry and other leading universities. As a school we would like to have even more collaborations with higher institutions of learning, industries, states agencies and research institutes for training and industrial attachment for our students and academic staff.

 

The School of Education has two departments namely, Curriculum, Instruction and Educational Management and Education Fundamental and Phychology. It offers appropriate Teacher Education programs relevant to the 21st century. The programs offered are bachelor of Education Science, Bachelor of Education Arts, Bachelor of Education (Primary Option) etc.The School also offers masters and PhD programs in the ares of Education Administration.

Beside quality teaching, members of faculty significantly address societal problem through research in the following areas: gender and education, curriculum implementation, teacher cognition, education administration etc.  

Collaborations and Linkages

University of Pau-France

It was requested that MMU to host one French Master of Tourism student for internship in 2014.The details to be discussed between Dean Tourism MMU and Director Tourism University of Pau France after the conference.

Clemson University - U.S.A.

Exchange research, training and workshop conference Developing a tourism information system for Maasai Mara Game Reserve

University of Bordeaux 3-France

Establishment of a French Language Institute/ centre Maasai Mara University is currently teaching French language to students undertaking tourism, arts and hospitality courses.

Aarhus University- Denmark

Establish and promote joint research, development projects and academic cooperation with focus on the Maasai Mara (ecosystem, living conditions, economic growth and biodiversity)

Regents University-London-U.K

Areas of collaboration: Education cooperation and articulation programmes. Research collaboration Exchange of students, faculty and staff members Joint consultancy activities Knowledge transfer Participation in seminar and academic meetings Exchange of academic materials and other information.

Kenya Industrial Estates

Create incubation centers and incubate student's projects with potential for commercialization. Attachment of MMU staff to enterprise funded through KIE for purposes of gaining experience that would be ploughed back into teaching.

University of Hertfordshire.- London-U.K

To conduct a survey to identify current research, educational, policy and regulatory activities (Governmental, academic, NGO)

University of Munster, Germany

The parties agree to collaborate in the following area of mutual interest: Explore possibilities for joint research programmes, Exchanges for students.

Physical Address

Maasai Mara University

P.O. Box 861 - 20500, Narok, Kenya 

Email: info@mmarau.ac.ke

Tel: +254 020 5131400

Admission Enquiries: reg.aa@mmarau.ac.ke
 
Maasai Mara University is ISO 9001:2008 Certified.
 

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