Mount Kenya University Law School

By | June 21, 2019

Mount Kenya University Law School, Mount Kenya University Parklands Law Campus is fully accredited by the Council of Legal Education to offer legal training to undergraduate students seeking to attain Bachelors in Law. The LLB Programme seeks to equip learners with broad based skills and knowledge that is applicable both to Kenya and the International legal arena.

Since 2009, Law campus has contributed to the training of competent lawyers equipped with the necessary skills needed to achieve that aim, inter alia with knowledge of both national and international laws. The student population is supported by a strong cadre of qualified teaching and non-teaching staff dedicated to making Mount Kenya University School of Law, the model School of Law in this region.

The graduates from the programme, can pursue certification as practitioners, can work in government, inter-governmental, non-governmental organizations international organizations and private practice. Plans are at an advanced stage to launch the Master of Laws degree (LL.M). The LL.M is expected to offer specializations in the fields of Sports Law, Governance and Rule of Law International Law, Intellectual Property Law, International Business Law and Health Law.

The School has benefited from the MKU dominance in ICT and has integrated ICT into its learning processes. To promote research and training in international and development law, the SoL runs a Centre for International and Development Law which is anchored on research, training, publication and establishing linkages with various organizations.

The Law campus has immense facilities that anchor its program, staff and students’ .To this end, it has state of the art library, reading areas, ICT facilities, prayer rooms for diverse religious groups, moot court, online research journals, among other academic and quasi academic facilities.

Vision, Mission & Core values

Be a global centre of academic excellence in legal training with a focus on international and development law.

To advance research and training in international and development law for sustainable global prosperity.

Core Values
Our core values are quality and relevance, commitment, collegiality, innovation and creativity.

Application Procedures

MKU Parklands Law Campus admission process is in concurrence with the general university admission procedure and may be found in the university’s student prospectus.

To view the Prospectus click here

Before a student is admitted to the Diploma in Law programme an admissions committee of the Law campus considers the applications and makes recommendations to the University admissions committee.

Applications for admission to the University shall be made in the prescribed form to:

The Registrar, Academic Affairs, 
Mount Kenya University, 
P.O. Box 342-01000, 
Thika, Kenya. 
Email: [email protected]

The opening and closing dates for receiving applications shall be determined by the Senate. The University Senate shall have final authority on all matters pertaining to admissions.

Course fees
Kshs. 49,000/= per semester.

Join Us:
Application form are available at all Mount Kenya University campuses, you can also download the application form from our website here and drop it at any Mount Kenya University campus near you

Click here to download application 


MKU Parklands Law Campus,
P.O.Box 13495-00100
GPO Nairobi
Tel:+254202528803, 0202667731/2/3/4
Email: [email protected]