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About The University

We are one of the vibrant, most diverse universities in East Africa with over 3,000 students. 

Throughout our great history, we have offered access to a wide range of academic opportunities. As a center for mining training and education, TTU has pioneered change in the mining sector.

Our Testimonials

  • Joined Taita Taveta University in 2011 to pursue Bachelor’s Degree in Purchasing and Supplies Management. The conducive study environment coupled with passionate and highly resourceful members of staff contributed significantly to my career development as well as my personal life. I reminisce about times in TTU with tremendous pride

    Brian Musanga Mutie
    Assistant Manager, Diamond Trust Bank Kenya
  • My name is Bob Sira Sira. I studied BSc Mathematics and Computer Science at Taita Taveta University and graduated in 2018. I’m now working as a Software Engineer at Microsoft Corporation. Taita Taveta Univesity gave me the necessary skills and knowledge that are key for this position.

    Bob Sira Sira
    Software Engineer, Microsoft Corporation
  • My name is Lucky Mbaru Ringa. My five years at Taita Taveta University as one of the pioneer students pursuing a BSc in Mining and Mineral Processing Engineering were full of experience and memories that I will cherish in my lifetime. I graduated in the year 2013 and am currently working as a Metallurgist at Base Titanium Limited. The exposure at Taita Taveta University makes me a better man to face the challenges of the corporate world today

    Lucky Mbaru Ringa
    Metallurgist, Base Titanium Limited
  • My name is Beth Wangari, I pursued a Bachelor of Business Information Technology from Taita Taveta University and graduated in 2017. I currently work at Safaricom PLC as Change Management Engineer. TTU made me ready for life after campus. Read about my 4-year journey here.

    Beth Wangari
    Change Management Engineer, Safaricom PLC
  • My name is Daizy Kanana Muriithi. I studied Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management and graduated in 2016. I currently work as a Financial Accountant at TATA Group in Europe. I am grateful to Taita Taveta University for making it possible to have practical learning that has propelled my career to the International level.

    Daizy Kanana Muriithi
    Financial Accountant, TATA Group in Europe
  • My names is Patrick Nyali Tabu. I studied BSc Mining and Mineral Processing Engineering at the Taita Taveta University and graduated in 2012. I was among the pioneer class of 2007/2008. I am currently working with Base Titanium Ltd as a Mining Superintendent. Taita Taveta University natured me with the necessary prerequisite knowledge and skills to perform and excel in my career as a miner. The experienced lectures prepared us adequately to fit in the workplace without problems

    Patrick Nyali Tabu
    Mining Superintendent, Base Titanium Ltd

Learning Services

Taita Taveta University programs are guided by its mission and vision. The University is proud to be a mining engineering and mineral processing hub.

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Research Hubs

The vision of the University is to produce graduates who will transform society through sustainable natural resource management.

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The University has a constant presence of international scholars through its established international linkages with reputable universities across the world.

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Students' Life

Students are motivated through continuous workshops, seminars, and talks from guest speakers, educational tours, and co-curricular activities.

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Video Tour in Taita Taveta University

Take a tour in TTU and you will find the best university in the state. This video will take you through the university swimming pool.

Self Development

Why Choose TTU?

Students are motivated through continuous workshops, seminars, co-curricular activities and tutorials from guest speakers, educational tours, and organized counseling sessions.

TTU provides you with the practical skills necessary to transition seamlessly into the workforce upon your graduation and also ensures that you will have a good sense of social justice so that you make the transition responsibly.

Self Development

TTU organizes career expos to enable the students demonstrate their skills in providing solutions to challenges in the contemporary world through development and presentation of projects and ideas.


TTU offers counseling services and psychosocial support to students and staff of the university community through the counseling department.


The Taita Taveta University Alumni Association is excited to announce the arrival of TTU Alumni Connect. This is a new community-building platform for TTU’s alumni. It is the only place online where you can find, and connect with, all TTU alumni. All alumni are automatically enrolled!

TTU was established in 2016 for public benefit and it is recognized globally. Throughout our great history, TTU has offered access to a wide range of academic opportunities. As a world leader in higher education, the University has pioneered change in the sectors.


Taita Taveta University programs are guided by its Mission and Vision, and is proud as a mining and mineral processing engineer’s hub.

Graduated & Professional

By focusing on technology, entrepreneurship and commerce, TTU aligns its programs with Kenya’s Vision 2030 and the Millennium Development Goals

Scholarships & Financial AID

Taita Taveta University offers a variety of scholar ships and fellowships designed to help you and your family pay for university.

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