Webometrics ranking of world universities has been released listing Mount Kenya University among top 5 private Universities in Kenya. Other private universities that were listed are Strathmore, Catholic University of Eastern Africa, United States International University (USIU) and Daystar University.
University of Nairobi, Kenyatta, Egerton, Moi and Jomo Kenyatta as the best five public universities in Kenya. The Webometrics ranking focused on 11,995 universities across the world.
Mount Kenya University was ranked fifth among private universities and number 13 in the country. In another ranking MKU was ranked among top 3 universities in Kenya according to Alexa ranking.