School’s Linkages/collaborations with professional bodies
In Line With Strategic Plan the School has aggressively looked for and linked with professional bodies for the areas of study of the academic programmes in the school to improve the competitive edge of our students and increase their networking opportunities. So far the school has linkages with the following professional bodies;
1. Association of African Business School Membership
The School of business is a member of Association of African Business School. AABS supports graduate business schools through capacity building, collaboration and quality improvement programmes for deans and faculty from African Business Schools. AABS Connect provides an opportunity for discussion, expression of member’s views and interests and an opportunity for thought leaders in management education to gather and share ideas.
2. ACCA Ambassador
The Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) and Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) got professionally accredited by the ACCA. The School has gone further and selected ACCA ambassadors who are a group of students of Finance and Accounting to act as liaison between the school and ACCA. ACCA Ambassador is a two-year program organized by the Associate of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) to equip young people with the necessary skills to use in their future workplace and provide them the opportunities to network with other potential candidates
3. Institute of Human Resource Management (IHRM)
The School has linked with The Institute of Human Resource Management (IHRM), the professional body of Human Resource Management practitioners in Kenya. This is to ensure that our students get professional certification relevant to Human Resource Management Specialization.
4. Marketing Society of Kenya (MSK)
Marketing students in the school have an association called MSAKU- Marketing Students Association of Kenyatta University. This association has a linkage with the Marketing Society of Kenya where they engage on the following activities;
- Professional Membership
- MSK gala dinners where students get to meet various players in the industry presenting them networking opportunities.
- Training and certification
- Talks and forums on marketing issues
- Attachments and industry experience.