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President William Ruto wants Technical University of Kenya to go back to polytechnic college

President William Ruto directs Education CS to recharter Technical University of Kenya(TUK) , wants institution back as technical college. The Head of State said the charter that this institution holds nowadays, it does not help it to meet the main role it should be playing.

"After consultation with the Council Chairman and the Vice-Chancellor, we will re-work and re-charter this University so that we can establish it as a special technical University,"President Ruto said. He also added "TUK should not just be technical in its name , it should be a technical University by charter ".

This idea of President Ruto came after the institution raised concerns with the Ministry of Education around the proper interpretation of the charter of the charter so that it could match the capacitation that was channelled to them.

Ruto asked CS of Education to work on re-chartering of Technical University of Kenya . He says that the University should retain its name as polytechnic university . This means that it's mandate to train at diploma level should be sustained.

https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/thenairobian/news/2001464873/confusion-as-ruto-wants-tuk-to-go-back-to-its-polytechnic-goals

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