Department of Psychology

Mount Kenya University department of psychology has qualified and dedicated scholars, professional psychologists, researchers and practitioners and other support faculty members. The department also supports the University counselling services to both staff and students

The department contributed a lot to the “Beyond the Limit”  television  Programme that focuses on people living with disabilities and the related phycho-social needs. The programme  which  airs on Tv47 every Saturday at 7.30 pm is spearheaded by Dr. Jane Nyutu and Dr. Serah Kimaru Dean, Mount Kenya University School of Social Sciences.

Qualified trained students from this department work in careers  at the health and learning institutions, correctional and rehabilitation facilities, government departments, non-governmental organisations and research organisations  such as:

  1. Psychologist
  2. Psychiatrist
  3. Counsellor
  4. Probation Officer
  5. Child Protection Officer
  6. Gender Officer
  7. Researcher

Visit MKU Counseling website by clicking here