Welcome to KENET

Kenya Education Network (KENET) is a National Research and Education Network that promotes the use of ICT in Teaching, Learning and Research in Higher Education Institutions in Kenya. KENET aims to interconnect all the Universities, Tertiary and Research Institutions in Kenya by setting up a cost effective and sustainable private network with high speed access to the global Internet. KENET also facilitates electronic communication among students and faculties in member institutions, share learning and teaching resources by collaboration in Research and Development of Educational content.

E-readiness 2013 Survey of Kenyan Universities Executive Summary

View the KENET Launch Video

IBM Corporate Service Corps A 5 Th Year Anniversary


E-readiness Survey Raffle winners

On 1st September 2013, KENET conducted an E-readiness Survey among Kenya Universities. The aim of the survey was to establish the preparedness of the Universities in the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) to develop learning process in the institutions. The survey was carried out among the 30 Universities in Kenya (20 public Universities and 10 private universities). See attached a list of the winners.

Annual Forum for Heads of Institutions - Confirmations and Call for Proposals for Presentations

KENET is pleased to inform heads of institutions that registrations and confirmations for the 6th Annual Forum of Heads of Institutions are now open. The annual forum shall be held at Mombasa Serena Hotel on December 10-11, 2014 as agreed during the December 2013 Forum. We especially welcome the CEOs of the new member institutions to mark the dates and confirm their attendance .

New Offices at JKML

We are excited that we have remodeled new offices in the additional space allocated by University of Nairobi at the Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library. The majority of the KENET technical and network operations staff have moved into the new offices with a capacity of 21 staff on the third floor of JKML. Other technical staff are accommodated in the USIU library.

New Staff Appointments

We are pleased to announce that five young staff members have joined KENET at the start of FY 2014-2015. The three graduate trainees were selected from 1500 applications of fresh ICT graduates of our local universities!  Let me introduce them to you: