The Office of the Vice-Chancellor is the operational center for the Vice-Chancellor who is the academic and administrative head of the University and also the chief disciplinary officer. The office is responsible for driving the overall growth and development of the University under the direction of the Governing Council. The office plays a coordinating role which gives the Vice-Chancellor unrestricted rights of attendance and speech at meetings of all University bodies, whether executive or advisory.
The office of the Vice-Chancellor has other units that report directly to it, namely: Community Engagement, Projects and Innovations Unit, Academic Planning and Quality Assurance Unit and the Procurement Unit. The Community Engagement, Projects and Innovations Unit seeks to:
The Academic Planning and Quality Assurance Unit provides the overall quality assurance system that guides quality strategies with the overall goal of building and improving the quality of teaching, learning, research, and any other services provided by the University. The Academic Planning and Quality Assurance Unit exists to:
The mandate of the Procurement Unit includes provision of advisory and technical support to Management of the University in all aspects and phases of the procurement cycle in a professional, transparent and ethical manner in line with the Public Procurement Act 2003 (Act 663) (Amended) Act 2016, (Act 663) and the Public Procurement Regulation and Guidelines.