• His Excellency. Hon. Cornel Rasanga, Governor Siaya County, HIs Excellency Prof. Paul Chepkwony, Governor Kericho County and His Excellency Prof. Anyang' Nyong'o the Governor Kisumu County during the Lake Region Economic Bloc(LREB) Universities workshop aimed at promoting Research Capacity in the Lake Region hosted by Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology.
  • JOOUST trains pioneer implementers of Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) based on ISO 27001:2013
  • Motivational talk on the use of Artificial Intelligence on the African Continent by a renown innovator from Zimbabwe Mr. Babusi Nyoni held at JOOUST Assembly hall.
  • Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology, through the African Center of Excellence in Sustainable Use of Insects as Food and Feeds (INSEFOODS), hosted the African Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Agriculture and Agribusiness Management (CESAAM) from Egerton University on the 17TH June 19, 2019.
  • The Executive Secretary of the Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building In Agriculture (RUFORUM) Prof. Adipala Ekwamu has been hosted by the Vice Chancellor Prof.Stephen Agong' and his team in the VC's Boardroom. Also present were the Deputy Vice Chancellors Prof. Benson Estambale and Prof. Francis Ang'awa, the Director CRIT Prof. Benard Muok and also the Director Board of Post Graduate Studies Prof. Dennis Otieno.
  • JOOUST celebrates her 6th graduation in style as the two top Kenyan leaders, H.E. Hon Uhuru Kenyatta, C.G.H. President of the Republic of Kenya, and Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces and The Rt. Hon. Raila Amolo Odinga, both present, were conferred with Honorary Degrees (Honoris Causa) of Doctor of Sciences. A total of 1984 graduands were also conferred with various degrees.
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Welcome to Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology

Messege from Vice Chancellor

Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology (JOOUST) is a centre of excellence in training, research and community outreach services offering practical and market oriented courses.

The University is a premier institution of higher learning offering relevant and quality market driven academic programmes for steering Socio-economic development. The University is strategically located at the quiet serene beaches of Lake Victoria and focuses on the development of Kenya’s cultural heritage through the utilization of the vast natural resources for academic advancement and research purposes premised on improving the socio-economic status of communities.

Prof. Stephen G. Agong’, PHD, FAAS - Vice Chancellor


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Kindly check your results from the University website www.jooust.ac.ke. Those with retakes should collect the RETAKE LETTERS from the Registrar, Academic Affairs on or before 28/09/2017.
Note that students with RETAKES shall not proceed to the next year of study.

  1. RETAKE – Kshs. 6,800/- per unit
  2. RESIT – Kshs. 300/- per unit

Students with RETAKES who proceed to the next year of study against this advice shall face serious disciplinary measures.

Dr. Walter Akuno

Latest Researches and Projects

S/N Project Title Principal Investigator Funding Organization
The Ground water 2013: Sustaining Groundwater safety in Peri-urban areas Dr. Lorna Grace Okotto Natural Environment Research Council; Economic & Social Research Council and DFID
2 Retention and Sustainability of Community Health Workers in Improving Community Case Management of Malaria Prof. Yaw Afrane World Health Organization
3 Enhancing Production, Value Addition and Marketing of Indigenous Vegetables (cowpea, spider plant, nightshades, amaranth, pumkin), French Beans and Mushrooms among Smallholders Farmers in Kenya. Dr. Darius AndikaOtiato KAPAP Competitive Grant System (KAPAP-CGS)
4 Improving Livelihoods among Small scale farmers in East Africa through improved Horticulture Production Dr. Darius AndikaOtiato German Government
5 Wealth creation and climate change mitigation through AIVS production in Western Kenya among small scale farmers Dr. Darius AndikaOtiato National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation
6 Early Warning Systems for Improved Human Health and Resilience to Climate-sensitive Vector-borne Diseases in Kenya Prof. Benson Estambale World Health Organization
7 Combating Poverty and Building Democracy through the Co-production of Participatory Waste Management Services. The Case of Kisumu, Kenya. Dr. Michael Oloko Swedish International Centre for Local Democracy (ICDL)
8 Improvement and Conservation of Sunrise Springs water Quality and Quantity for Sustainable Domestic and Irrigated Soya Bean-based Cropping System in Western Kenya. Prof. George Ouma National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation
9 Characterization, Chemical and Microbial Analysis of SennaDidymobotyra in Kenya.  Prof. Beatrice Anyango National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation
10 Pamoja Project: Aid is working. Tell the World. Dr. Charles Oduke Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
11 Analysis of the Level of Chemical Contaminants in Portable Water Sources in Rarieda and Bondo Regions, Siaya County.  Mr. EnosWambu JOOUST
12 Unravelling the Anti malarial Agents from ErythrinaAbyssinicaLornchcarpusEriocalyxand AlysicarpusOvalifoliusa Dr. Regina Nyunja National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation
13  Establishment of Regional  Special Needs Assessment Laboratory at JOOUST Mr. Walter Akuno National Council for Persons with Disabilities
14  Equipping of Special Needs Laboratory  Mr. WanyeraSamwel National Council for Persons with Disabilities
15 Community-based Seed Multiplication and Dissemination of Sorghum Seed Systems Technology in the Lake Victoria Basin. Mr. Walter Akuno Kenya Agricultural Productivity and Agro-Business Project
16 Screening of Avocado Rootstocks for Tolerance to Salinity, Water Logging and Diseases for Food Security and Income Generation Prof. George Ouma National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation
17 Improving Production, Processing and Marketing of three Priority Indigenous Vegetables in Western Kenya Dr. Darius Andika Kenya Agricultural Productivity and Agro-Business Project (KAPAP)
18  Genetic Diversity, Chemical Composition and anti-microbial Properties of SENNA DIDYMOBOTYRA (FRESEN) H.S. IRWIN & BARNEBY) PascalineCheruto National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation
19 Addressing Drinking Water Quality Challenges in Developing Countries- Case Study of Lake Victoria Basin. Prof. S. Wandiga and Prof. Anthony Rodgrigues USAID
20 Mainstreaming of HIV and AIDS at the University Mr. Akuno Walter NACC
21 Kisumu Local Interaction Platform   Mistra Urban Futures; Sweden
22 Developing Capacity of Local Communities for Sustainable Commercial Aquaculture Lake and Seas Resources Co. and JOOUST  
23  Biodiversity Conservation and Poverty Alleviation through Sustainable use of Water Hyacinth in the Lake Victoria Basin, Kenya Prof. Anthony Rodrigues National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation
24 Anti malarial and Anti Microbial Activities of Lornchcarpus and Alsycarpus Dr. Regina Nyunja National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation

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    1. National Council for Science and Technology (NCST)

    2. FAO - Hortivar

    3. University of Nairobi

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