Welcome to Universities Fund (UF)
The Universities Fund (UF) is established under section 53 of the Universities Act, 42 of 2012 to provide funds for financing universities in Kenya. The Fund is managed by a Board of Trustees whose functions are to:
- Advise the Cabinet Secretary in matters of university education funding and related policy issues;
- In consultation with the Cabinet Secretary, develop transparent and fair criteria for allocation of funds to universities;
- Apportion funds to universities in accordance with criteria established; and
- Mobilize and receive funds for purposes of the Fund from the Government, donors, and from any other source.