Welcome to the department of Communication, Journalism and Media Studies .The department of Communication, Journalism and Media studies aims to prepare students for a variety of careers such as journalism, broadcasting, advertising and public relations through innovative and practically oriented pedagogy. Through its  academic programmes, the department  trains students to be journalists and media personnel with journalistic basics such as reporting, writing, editing and advanced media analysis so that they can create media, interpret the all-present media messages and understand the ways that media can affect individuals and nations through television, radio, cinema, internet, newspapers and magazines. The department endeavours to produce graduates who possess communicative competence and expertise that will be useful in media houses, non-governmental organizations, educational institutions, business enterprises and public relations firms.

The department of Communication and Journalism has highly qualified and committed staff. The academic members of staff are seasoned researchers whose works have been published widely in international and locally accredited peer reviewed journals ; a testimony of their competence  in their respective specialised fields of study .


To build competencies for Communication, Media and Journalism Professionals as a resource for development in the region and across the globe

Staff Profile

Dr. MillicentName : Dr. Millicent Awuor Otieno,

Position /Designation : Head of Department  

Contacts: mawuor@rongovarsity.ac.ke

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Name: Mr. Enock Mac’Ouma
Position/Designation: Tutorial/Research Fellow
Contacts: e.macouma@rongovarsity.ac.ke or e.macouma@googlemail.com

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Name: Prof. Jerry Agalo

Position /Designation: Associate Professor

Contact: jakondele@yahoo.com

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Ongoing Research