University Governance


University Chancellor

James Mworia

James Mworia is the Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Centum Investment Company Limited, a position he has held since 2008. Centum is the largest listed investment company in East Africa, with direct and third party assets under management of approximately USD 1.8 billion……


Vice-Chancellor

Professor Lucy W. Irungu, Ph.D

The office of the Vice Chancellor is composed of several units reporting directly and answerable to the Vice Chancellor. These are:Council Secretariat, Internal Unit, Administration Assistant / Personal Assistant’s Office, Corporate Affairs, Public Relation and Marketing Office, Customer Care and Internal Audit.


DVC Administration, Planning & Finance

Prof. Douglas Shitanda

The Administration and Planning Department deals with the day to day running of the University such as recruitment processes, training and development, appraising staff performance and welfare among others.


DVC – Research, Innovation & Linkages

Prof. Peter Mwita

Professor Peter N. Mwita holds degrees of Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours) from Kenyatta University Master of Applied Statistics from Macquarie University, Sydney in Australia and Ph.D. (Statistics) from the Technical University of Kaiserslautern in Germany…….


DVC-Academic & Student Affairs

Prof. Joyce J. Agalo

I take this opportunity to express my sincere gratitude to welcome you to Machakos University. We are in an upward growth trajectory and Academic Division boast of some of the best training facilities in the region…..


Senate Affairs

The Graduate School was established after the award of charter in October 2016. It initially existed as the Board of Post Graduate Studies since October 2015.


University Council

The Graduate School was established after the award of charter in October 2016. It initially existed as the Board of Post Graduate Studies since October 2015.