Sustainable University Financing

Welcome to Universities Fund

CEO’s Welcome Message

On behalf of the Board, Management and the Staff of the Universities Fund, I take this opportunity to welcome you to our website whose main purpose is to offer communication and sharing information, knowledge, best practices and tools for Sustainable Funding for Universities.
Mr. Geoffrey Monari
CEO, Universities Fund

Welcome to Universities Fund

Strategic Objectives

Below are priority areas that express different aspects of our core mandate to enable effective University Funding.

Resource Mobilization

UF strives to develop policies for resource mobilization....

Capacity Building

We seek to strengthen human capital by recruiting ......

Research Commercialization

We formulate evidence based...

Funds Allocation

We seek to create a fair, equitable and transparent......

Key Mandate

Fund Apportionment

Apportion funds to universities in accordance with criteria established.

Maximum Differentiated Unit Cost

In consultation with the public universities, establish the maximum differentiated unit cost for the programmes offered.

Minimum Renumeration

Establish the minimum discipline differentiated remuneration for academic staff of universities.


In consultation with cabinet secretary develop a transparent and fair criteria for allocation of fund.


Advise the Cabinet Secretary in matters of university education funding and related policy issues.

Resource Mobilization

Mobilize and receive funds for purposes of the Fund from the Government, donors, and from any other source.

Key Partners