Facts & Figures

A leading private university located in Kenya, KCA University is Kenyas flagship university which offers a global approach to business education and research with a focus on local perspectives and expertise.

KCA University is actively international academic and research networks such as the Association of African Universities (AAU) and Inter University Council for East Africa. This global networking is further enhanced by active collaborations with leading universities across the world.


Total headcount  - 12,215 students
Graduate Students - 150
Undergraduate Students - 4866
Professional Students - 4883
Diploma Students - 1617
Distance Learning Students -  849


Total University Staff - 346
Faculty staff: Full-time - 37   Part-time - 161
Administrative staff - 117
Support staff - 310.

KCA University was established as a private university vide a gazette notice No. 6895 and shall be the successor to the institution hitherto known as the Kenya College of Accountancy.
The University  offers certificates, diplomas and degrees at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, with effect from 26th July 2007.

The University is a body corporate with perpetual succession and a common seal. Before the award of a Charter, the legal framework governing the University is the Universities Act (Cap 210B), Trustees (Perpetual Succession) Act (Cap 164), and Trustees Act (Cap 167) and the Trust Deed.

Currently our enrollment stand at over 15,000 students annually