Nairobi University, Kenyatta University and Mount Kenya University are some of the universities with the highest number of students. Nairobi University admits over 5,000 students each year, same to Kenyatta and Mount Kenyatta Universities. There are approximately 120,000 students at the University of Nairobi.
Here are universities with the highest number of students in Kenya:
- University of Nairobi—120,000 students
- Kenyatta University—90,000 students
- Mount Kenya University—70,000 students
- JKUAT—60,000 students
- Moi University—50,000 students
- Egerton University—25,000 students
- Maseno University—20,000 students
- Technical University of Kenya—18,000 students
University of Nairobi tops the list of most populous university in Kenya, followed by Kenyatta University and Mount Kenya University respectively.