Registrar Planning, Administration and Planning

Registrar Planning, Administration & Development

dr rukia.fwDr. Rukia Atikiya (PhD) is a Senior lecturer and Registrar (Planning, Administration and Development) at Umma University. Before joining Umma, Dr Rukia was a lecturer at Jomo Kenyatta University in the area of Strategic Management.

She has vast experience both as a researcher, lecturer and administrator with over 15 years experience. She is interested in exploring the critical link between education, strategy, entrepreneurship and empowerment, especially of marginalized groups. Dr Rukia has published a number of scholarly research work and supervised student both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. She has also undertaken a number of consultancy and training services for a number of public and private institutions.

Her latest research focus is on competence- based education as a new innovation in education. She is the founder of Solutions for Women Organization (SWO, an initiative that she uses to mentor and inspire youth especially the girls to realize their full potential. Dr. Rukia brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Umma University