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Overview

I wish to take this opportunity to welcome you all to this great University and to the Faculty of Business Studies.

Vision of the FBUST

To be a premier Faculty of Business Studies in the provision of quality education training and research for sustainable national and global development.

Mission of the FBUST

To provide access, generate, preserve and share knowledge for quality, effective and ethical leadership in business education, training, research and outreach through nurturing an intellectual culture that integrates theory with practice, innovation and entrepreneurship

Strategic Objectives of the FBUST

(1)     Provide relevant quality business education, training, and research to enable FBUST graduates contribute to sustainable national and global development agenda.

(2)     Generate and share research findings with users to solve problems involving business, ethics, innovation and technology in order to improve quality of life.

(3)     Provide a conducive environment for learning and enhance efficiency of operations in the faculty of Business Studies.

(4)     Strengthen the FBUST governance and prudent management of human resources in order to satisfy customers and stakeholders requirements.

(5)     Establish mutually beneficial partnerships that provide opportunities and innovative ideas for sustainable study, research, outreach and infrastructure development for the Faculty of Business Studies.

Philosophy: Quality Business education, training, research, extension, entrepreneurship and environmental sustainability for social and economic development for the individual and the economy.

Core Values: Some of our core values include; team work, integrity, Customer value and focus, creativity and innovation and timeliness and devotion to duty.

The Faculty of Business Studies has currently two departments each headed by a chairman of the department namely; Business Administration headed by Dr. Isaac Micheni Nkari and Management Science headed by Joseph Masinde Wabwire

 The programmes offered in the faculty range from the Certificates, Diplomas, Undergraduate and Doctorate. The programmes are taught by highly qualified and experienced Faculty who are specialists in a wide range of business fields. The Faculty of Business Studies offers a wide range of academic programmes carefully developed to satisfy the academic and development needs of our students. We have also continued to review our programmes in order to meet the emerging market needs. We strive to make the Faculty of Business Studies of Chuka University a world Class Business School.

Faculty of Business Studies of Chuka University is indeed an exciting place to study and grow. We have incorporated entrepreneurship in all our programmes and this prepares our students to fit in well as employees in both private and public organizations as well as job creators as entrepreneurs. We have a peaceful and conducive learning environment and as our students leave after their studies they are well prepared to fit in today’s job market. This is due to the practical and applicability aspect that we have taken in teaching and the learning environment with dedicated and talented Faculty Staff. Our students also go through industry experience during the industrial attachment experience and relevant academic trips in the industry.

Research and Outreach Programs

Research and outreach programs in the faculty focus on the areas of; Business start-ups, growth and sustainability, creativity, innovation and technology, sales and marketing, human resources management, entrepreneurship and sustainable development through financial management and good ethical business practices.

The faculty is also a center for KASNEB professional courses and examination. The candidates who register for KASNEB examination from the faculty receive tutorials from faculty staff and enjoy our rich library resources.

Some of our programmes include;

1. Bachelor of Commerce (B.COM) with specializations in Banking and Finance, Co-operatives Management, Entrepreneurship, Human Resource Management, Insurance and Risk Management, Marketing, Management Science, Purchasing and Supplies Management.

2. Bachelor of Co-operatives Management (BCOP)

3. Bachelor of Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Management (BEEM)

4. Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management (BPSM)

5. Diploma and Certificate programmes in the following areas of specializations; Accounting, Business Management, Entrepreneurship, Human Resource Management, Sales and Marketing, Risk and Insurance Management, Purchasing and Logistics Management among others.

6. Masters Programmes in the following areas; Master in Business Administration (MBA), Master of Science in Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Management (MEEM), Master of Science in Finance, Master of Science in Procurement and Logistics Management, Master of Co-operative Management, Master of Science in Operations Management

7. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Business and Management and in Procurement and Logistics Management.

DETAILS

  • Person in Charge:
    Dr. Gilbert Mugambi Miriti
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  • Designation:
    Dean
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