To be a world-class business School providing business education and research to meet the development goals of the nation.


The School of Business, is located in a quiet rural setting  at the  Kitere Hills. The School has academic staff members spread across two teaching departments namely:-Business Studies and Human Resource, Tourism and Hospitality.

Staff Profile

Prof. OdadaName: Prof. John Ernest Odada

Position/Designation: Dean, School of Business and Human Resource Development

Contacts: Phone: +254-727309291  Email: eodada@rongovarsity.ac.ke  johneodada@gmail.com

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Ongoing Research


Certificate Programmes

  • Certificate in Hotel and Hospitality Management
  • Certificate in Business Management
  • Certificate in Human Resource Management
  • Certificate in Tourism Management
  • Certificate in Project Management

Diploma Programmes:

  • Diploma in Hotel and Hospitality Management
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Diploma in Business Management
  • Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management
  • Diploma in Project Planning and Management
  • Diploma in Tourism Management
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Strategic Human Resource Management

Undergraduate Programmes:

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Areas of specialization: Finance, Purchasing and Supplies Management and Accounting
  • Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management (Areas of Specialization: Procurement and Supplies Management and Logistics and Transport Management)
  • Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Project Planning & Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Hospitality Management
  • Bachelor of Entrepreneurship
  • Bachelor of Tourism Management

Postgraduate Programmes:

Master of Business Management (MBM)

Specialization areas:

  • Operations Management
  • Finance
  • Purchasing and Supplies Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Accounting
  • Marketing

Doctor of Philosophy in Business Management

Specialization areas:

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Strategic Management


Rongo University, on the one hand, and Kenya Accountants and Secretaries National Examination Board (KASNEB) and Kenya Institute of Supplies Management (KISM), on the other hand, have entered into a partnership that mandates the University to prepare candidates for the two bodies’ examinations. Within the framework of this partnership, Rongo University prepares candidates for six professional qualifications, one associate professional qualification and three diploma qualifications. These are:

  • Certified Public Accountants ( CPA)
  • Certified Secretaries (CS)
  • Certified Information Communication Technology (CICT)
  • Certified Investment and Financial Analysis (CIFA)
  • Certified Credit Professionals ( CCP)
  • Certified Procurement and Supply Professional of Kenya ( CPSP-K)
  • Associate in Procurement and Supply of Kenya ( APS-K)
  • Accounting Technicians Diploma (ATD)
  • Diploma in Information Communication Technology (DICT)
  • Diploma in Credit Management


Contact Information

Dean, School of Business & Human Resource Development,
Rongo University,
P.O. Box 103-40404, RONGO
Email: dean-business@rongovarsity.ac.ke