About Us

Umma University

A brief tour around Umma University

Why Umma University is Preferred by Students

We strive to be committed to the students we are privileged to serve, in our alumni association, our dedicated, talented faculty and staff. We also take pride in having the most active and helpful group of partners, visionary parents, well-wishers, alumni and friends.

  1. Quality Guaranteed: Umma University is ISO 9001:2015 Certified, Our graduates are equipped to work anywhere in the world, backed by accreditation from the Commission for University Education (CUE) and other relevant licensing bodies as Council for Legal Education for school of Law and Sharia and Nursing council of Kenya for school of Nursing and Midwifery.
  2. Resource-Rich Environment: With a well-stocked library, state-of-the-art facilities, and free 24/7 internet/WI-FI access, students have access to unparalleled academic resources for their studies. State-of-the-Art Facilities: Experience learning in modern facilities, including a stadium, swimming pool, and well-equipped laboratories.
  3. Accessible Education: Umma University offers affordable accommodation, pocket-friendly fees payable in easy installments, and various student financing options including partial scholarships, interest-free study loans, and eligibility for HELB Loans.
  4. Holistic Development: Beyond academics, our institution emphasizes moral character development, ensuring graduates are not only competent but also possess the ethical foundation sought after by employers. Additionally, our accelerated academic programs guarantee timely completion without prolonged vacations, all within a secure and serene learning environment.
  5. Supportive Environment: Benefit from our qualified teaching and non-teaching staff, who foster moral character development and ensure timely program completion in a secure and serene setting. We have Tech-Enabled Learning resources for our students who enjoy free internet and Wi-Fi access across our campus, enhancing your academic experience.

Everyday at Umma University is like a blessing with the active students and talented staff members around.

Dr. Halima Saado Abdillahi – Vice Chancellor
Umma University at a Glance
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The University of Excellence in Higher Education and Innovative Technology based on high Moral values.


To provide quality University Education and Training through nurturing and promoting creative and innovative, transmission and integration of Knowledge and technology in order to produce holistic graduates of high value and integrity.

Our Philosophy

The philosophy of Umma University is based on Islamic values with emphasis on total development of individual talent, moral rectitude, hard work and competitiveness so as to encourage excellence in all spheres of life. It is also based on furtherance of the Islamic principles while promoting peaceful co-existence between people who profess different faiths

Our Core Values

Umma University shall uphold the following core values:

  • Partnership
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Innovativeness
  • Stewardship
  • Morality