The Faculty of Engineering and Technology was established on 1st March 1997.

The Faculty of Engineering and Technology was established on 1st March 1997. It then consisted only of one department namely Agricultural Engineering, which hitherto was administered under Faculty of Agriculture. Since then, the Faculty has expended and has now four departments namely.

1. Agricultural Engineering (AGEN)

2. Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEEN)

3. Industrial and Energy Engineering (IEEN)

4. Electrical and Control Engineering (ECEN)


The Faculty envisages being a leader in Research and Training of high level manpower in Engineering and Technology to meet the changing needs of the society both locally and globally.


The Faculty’s mission is to produces quality Engineers capable of contributing solutions to Engineering problems facing the society through research; need-driven academic programmes, outreach and consultancy services.

Faculty Objectives

The core objectives of the Faculty are to:

·Train high level manpower in Engineering

·Conduct cutting edge Engineering research

·Offer consultancy and outreach services in areas of Engineering and Technology

·Develop and maintain linkages with other Institutions and stakeholders for mutual benefits

Administrative Officers

  1. Eng. Prof. Japheth O. Onyando, PhD, PE, MIEK – Dean of Faculty
  2. Francis Kenei –  Senior Administrator Assistant
  3. Joyce N. Ndungu – Senior Administrative Assistant
  4. Irene Nduta Wakonyo – Secretary
  5. Henry O. Oloo – Senior Clerk
  6. Joseph M. Aluvi – Messenger

For more Information Contact:

Dean Faculty of Engineering and Technology (FET)

Egerton University, P.O Box 536-20115, Egerton, Kenya.

Tel: 051-211-3471/4; +254 51 2217781; +254 51 2217981/2