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CUE Quality Assurance Visit
CUE Commissioners and Umma University Senior Staff members during the Quality Assurance Inspection exercise.
Phase II visit
The BOT, Council and Management of Umma University during the site visit of Phase II project at Kajiado Campus
Nursing
Students undertake practical classes
Phase II Progress
Infrastructural Development underway as part of Phase II project
Student Centre
A ultramodern Student Centre under construction and to be completed by end of April
Islamic Banking Conference
Umma University in collaboration with University Sain Malaysia organized a one day Islamic Banking Conference in Nairobi.
University Council
BOT, University Council and Management at Kajiado Campus
Curricula Review
School of Business and Technology faculty members during the Curricula review for Computer Science, Business Management and Nursing programmes review
Umma University receives ambulance from Helping Hand for Relief and Development (HHRD)
Umma University signs an MOU with Gulf African Bank
Umma University signed a memorandum of understanding with Gulf African Bank Kenya Limited, the largest Islamic bank in Kenya
CUE Charter Inspection 11th July 2017
Umma University council and staff members with the Inspection team from Council for University Education during the Charter Inspection at Kajiado Campus.

Research

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DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH, COLLABORATION, PARTNERSHIOP & LINKAGES
Vision
“A leading centre of excellence for strengthening training, research, innovations and partnership through fostering cross-disciplinary collaboration”.
Mission
“To provide timely and quality research enabling environment, support capacity building, knowledge dissemination and professional networking through nurturing and promoting creativity, innovations and cross-disciplinary collaboration”.
Mandates
Directorate of Research, Collaboration, Partnerships and Linkages, of Umma University is mandated to undertake the following-
  1. To coordinate and implement research, innovations and partnerships policies;
  2. To coordinate and implement of all agreements and collaborations;
  3. To plan, coordinate and implement the University research programmes and projects;
  4. To provide leadership for knowledge dissemination activities including research findings, conferences, workshops, seminars and symposium;
  5. To coordinate publications activities of the University;
  6. To support, coordinate and undertake community outreach services;
  7. To enforce research ethics policies, standards and practices;
  8. To undertake any other responsibilities as may be assigned by the Vice-Chancellor.
RESEARCH PROGRAMMES/PROJECTS
Umma University understand that research have crucial roles to play in developing differentiated and effective academic systems. Research and development is the only vehicle and language that could transform and develop institutions, societies and governments.
With its robust research agenda, Umma University believes that it can effectively contribute to knowledge, skills and experience building in the field of Islamic finance, Islamic Sharia, Islamic studies, ICT, business management, health sciences and education. The University is the leading hub of knowledge of Islam with respect to contemporary issues faced by humanity.
Therefore, the University is strategically position in the region to intellectually contribute to the local, regional and global development agenda of the humanity. For example, Kenya realization of Vision 2030, development blue print capable of making Kenya a middle-income country, Umma University contribute to the higher order intellectual development that will make Kenya join the global knowledge society, characterized with competiveness, and sustainability in sophisticated knowledge economies.
RESEARCH INTEREST AREAS
  • Islamic Studies of contemporary society issues and challenges
  • Islamic finances models, modern business ethics and sustainability strategies
  • Impact of ICT revolution in society
  • Society, health and Islam
  • Building civilizational-dialogue and alliances
  • Leadership and governance systems
  • Academic performance assessment strategies
 
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