Masinde Muliro University of Science And Technology (MMUST) was founded on 5th January, 1972 as Western College of Arts and Applied Sciences. It was given university status in 2007 and renamed Masinde Muliro University of Science And Technology. The university is located in Kakamega County, Western Kenya about 361.3km from Nairobi and 50.9 km from Kisumu City. MMUST is named after Masinde Muliro, a beloved Kenyan politician who was the founder.
The university has the following schools and faculties;
- School of Agriculture Veterinary & Environmental Technology (SAVET)