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Scholars have to be relevant and must be a means to an end in solving society’s problems. We must be prepared to share our knowledge as keeping it guarded hinders the critical role applied research plays in providing real solutions to real problems.
Ambassador Professor Ruthie Rono
The Deputy Vice Chancellor for Academic & Student Affairs is the head of the Academic & Student Affairs Division. The division comprises two sub-divisions; Academic Affairs and Student Affairs.
Academic Affairs comprises the following units: The five Schools (Chandaria School of Business; School of Graduate Studies, Research and Extension; School of Humanities and Social Sciences; School of Pharmacy & Health Sciences; School of Science and Technology) Library and Quality Assurance
Student Affairs comprises the following units: Admissions; Career Services; Counseling Services; Office of the Registrar; and Student Affairs.
- Adding and dropping of courses
- Substitution of courses/Academic exceptions
- Independent study approval
- Course advising
- Class scheduling and allocation
- Transfer credits approval
USIU-Africa has a well-deserved reputation for excellence in research in a wide range of disciplines, as well as a demonstrated commitment to fostering innovative interdisciplinary research.
The School of Graduate Studies, Research and Extension, organises conferences and colloquiums where faculty, staff and students are able to share ideas. The colloquiums provide an opportunity for emerging scholars conducting research in literary studies, cultural studies or critical theory, to present aspects of their work.
The USIU-Africa faculty and administration work hard to support students every step of the way.Our faculty members are renowned in their disciplines and recognized for their teaching skills and commitment to the students.
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USIU-Africa’s culturally diverse faculty is committed to preparing students for enlightened leadership in an increasingly related world. They use interactive classroom discussions, simulation of real world experiences, and up to date reading materials to ensure that their students receive the best education.