DVC - Planning, Administration and Finance (PAF) takes office
Dr Idle Omar Farah (Left) is welcomed by Prof. Abdullah Naji Said at Umma University, Kajiado. Looking on, Prof. Karama (right), DVC Academic, Research and Student Affairs.
Umma University signs agreement with Africa Education and Development Trust
Direct Aid International and Africa Education and Development Trust signed an agreement on 15th January 2018 for Umma University Students support program which will grant students studying or wish to study at Umma University interest free study loan.
Umma University Donates Beds to Kajiado Referral Hospital
Umma University team led by Academic Registrar, Dr. Hussein (2nd right) and HOD Nursing, Makumi (left) donated beds to Kajiado Referral Hospital on January 10, 2019. They were received by Nursing Officer in-charge, Phoebe Teum Kalama (4th from left).
Umma University Donates Beds to Kajiado Referral Hospital
Umma University donated beds to Kajiado Referral Hospital on January 10, 2019
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Umma University signs MOU with Omdurman Islamic University
On the 14th December 2017, Umma University Ag. Vice-Chancellor Prof. Mohamed Karama signed an MOU with the Vice-Chancellor of Omdurman Islamic University Prof. Hassan Abbas Hassan in support of staff and student exchange, research cooperation, joint scientific meetings, exchange of academic information, and sharing of information on programmes, plans and activities.
Ultra Modern Library
We have a well stocked Library
Students undertake practical classes
Phase II Progress
Infrastructural Development underway as part of Phase II project
Launch of Post Graduate studies
Launch of Masters in Islamic Studies Programme at Thika Campus.
Tree Planting Day
Umma University staff and students during the tree planting day at the Kajiado Campus
Student Orientation
Students in the Library during the orientation
Education Workshop
Kajiado Library
The spacious and well stocked library at Kajiado Campus


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The vision of Umma University library is to be the centre of excellence in the provision of information resources and an indispensable partner in teaching, learning, research, consultancy and outreach services of the university
The mission of the library is to provide and promote access to quality information necessary to support the university’s teaching, learning, research and community service functions.
The Building
We have two libraries one in Kajiado and one Thika
Thika Campus Library
The library floor area is 900 m2 Sitting capacity is 250, The  Library can support over 900 students. Space include:
Reading areas
Reading carrels
Stack and display area
Special collection
Digital Library
•    Multimedia Room
•    Discussion Rooms
•    Seminar Room
•    Administration offices
Kajiado Campus Library
It has a sitting capacity of 60 users. 
Both libraries are well stocked with learning and research Information resources which are in both English and Arabic languages. The resources are both in electronic and print media with over 20000 volumes both in English and Arabic.
Print information resources are organized using the Library of Congress Classification System All the library processes are fully computerized using the KOHA Library Management System. The library subscribes to E-Granary, an electronic database which has millions of titles which are both current and very relevant to the University programmes.
Umma University Library is also a member of Kenya Library and Information Services Consortium (KLISC) which enables the Library to have access to millions of electronic journal articles through the various databases that KLISC subscribes to including INASP and other electronic databases e.g Emarald, EBSCO etc.
Digital Libraries
Our digital library is equipped with 38 computers in Kajiado; 23 computers in Thika The E-resources can be accessed through this Digital libraries. We have free internet services both cabled and wireless.
Hours of Operation 
Monday to Friday:-  8.00 AM to 10.00PM
Saturdays:-  9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
Sundays and Public holidays:-   Closed.
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