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Kenya: Strathmore University

Strathmore university is located on a green campus in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. Like KTH, the university consists of five schools with approximately 6,000 students. On campus, there is a wide range of services in the form of student housing, cafes and restaurants. Strathmore conducts both education and research and has a stated vision of creating a positive impact on society through its education and research.

Strathmore University, students

University in brief

Language of instruction: English
Academic calendar: Spring semester: April to July. Autumn semester: End of August to mid-December.
Credit system: 270 contact hours is equivalent to 30 ECTS credits. For example, a 45 contact hours course equals 5 ECTS credits.
Youtube:  StrathmoreUniversity
Note: Strathmore University has gathered information regarding accommodation, visa and dress code in the following pdf document: Information sheet for KTH (pdf 59 kB)

The exchange with Strathmore University is part of the partnership with the KTH Global Development Hub (GDH), which means, among other things, that you need to take a mandatory project course within the exchange. You can find more information on Project courses in Africa through KTH Global Development Hub .

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: 4-6
Grade requirements: No