Egerton University outshines Kenyatta and Moi University in the recent 4ICU web rankings
A list of the latest university ranking in Kenya according to 4 international colleges and universities (4icu) is out. How does 4icu do its university and college ranking across the world?
4icu is an international higher education search engine that reviews accredited Universities and Colleges and ranks them by web popularity. Some of the tools used to arrive at a web popularity of a institution include; Google Page Rank, Alexa Traffic Rank, Majestic Seo Referring Subnets and Majestic Seo Trust Flow. Kenyayote.com’s work is just to compile and publish.
University of Nairobi maintains its top position as Egerton university records a significant improvement from position 11 to 2 compared to the July 23rd, 2015 rankings. Kenya Highlands Evangelical University on the other hand has maintained its last position.
Strathmore university remains on top among private universities in Kenya. Find below the 2016 ranking list.
- University of Nairobi
- Egerton University
- Moi University
- Kenyatta University
- Strathmore University
- Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
- Mount Kenya University
- United States International University
- Catholic University of Eastern Africa
- Kenya Methodist University
- Maseno University
- University of Eastern Africa, Baraton
- Technical University of Kenya
- Daystar University
- Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology
- Africa Nazarene University
- KCA University
- Dedan Kimathi University of Technology
- Technical University of Mombasa
- Multimedia University of Kenya
- Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology
- Kabarak University
- St. Paul’s University
- University of Eldoret
- Kisii University
- Pwani University
- Africa International University
- Pan Africa Christian University
- Laikipia University
- Adventist University of Africa
- Kiriri Women’s University of Science and Technology
- Karatina University
- Great Lakes University of Kisumu
- The Presbyterian University of East Africa
- Meru University of Science and Technology
- Inoorero University
- Management University of Africa
- Gretsa University
- University of Kabianga
- South Eastern Kenya University
- Maasai Mara University
- The East African University
- Chuka University
- Kenya Highlands Evangelical University
NOTE: 4icu.org just provides university and college web-rankings based on their popularity. It does not by any means rank institutions or their programmes by taking into consideration of education level. It is not an academic ranking tool and should thus not be used as reference to the academic performance of an institutions.
One thing however higher institutions of learning should be aware of is that as much as web rankings cannot be used as a basis of academic performance many potential students still depend on web presence to select which university or college to join. Therefore, a university’s web performance is essential.
For rankings according to academics read: Top 66 Universities and colleges in Kenya according to Webometrics August 2015 rankings here
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