On the slopes of the highest mountain in Kenya –Mt.kenya there lies a great and the greenest university in Kenya . Located in a scerene environment,karatina university is provides a conduncive environment for studies. Formerly the institution was a Moi campus branch but was latter chartered by His Excellency Emilio mwai kibaki before ascending down the staircase of power.The university is located at the slopes of great Mt Kenya forest with the best and aerial view for the health and Kenyans wealth(wildlife).
The main campus Kagoch is centrally located in the midst of the Largest Tea plantation in Kenya (KTDA) with only a few acres extending to the main Forest . According to UNEP Karatina university was ranked as the greenest university in Kenya