Our Vision

Our Vision

A World-Class Centre Committed to Scholarly Excellence in Training and Research in Economics

Our Mission

To provide quality university education and training and to embody the aspirations of the Kenyan people and the global community through creation, preservation, integration, transmission and utilization of knowledge in Economics


Core Values

To realize its vision and mission, the School shall nurture certain shared values and, therefore, right values derived from the virtues and moral standards of the Kenyan and wider society.

Freedom of thought and expression. The School shall promote and defend freedom of thought and expression in academic inquiry and other activities. Innovativeness and creativity. Innovativeness and creativity shall be the hallmark of the School’s activities as it initiates and adapts to change. Good corporate governance, integrity, transparency and accountability. The School embraces and practices good corporate governance. In this regard, the School shall ensure that all processes and procedures are marked by efficiency, effectiveness and transparency; that all the decisions and actions are sound; that the School is accountable for its decisions and actions, that the School’s decision-making processes are participative and consultative; and that decisions and actions reflect meritocracy and are open and transparent. Team spirit and teamwork. The School shall foster a work environment characterized by team spirit and teamwork. Professionalism. In all its actions and interactions, the School shall maintain ethical behavior, professional etiquette and honesty. Quality customer service. The School shall provide quality services to its clients. Responsible corporate citizenship and strong social responsibility. The School embraces corporate social responsibility and shall ensure that all decisions and actions are marked by human dignity, equity, social justice, inclusiveness, equality, human rights and non-discrimination. Respect for and conservation of the environment. In all its activities, the School shall strive to respect and protect the environment.