Department of Public Law

Dr OmalaValerie Kutima | Chairman of Department

Valerie is an accomplished legal professional with expertise in human rights, and digital right law and constitutional law. She has a strong academic background and extensive experience in the legal field; Valerie has made significant contributions to the education system and legal community in Kenya. She has a proven track record in research, teaching, and curriculum development, as well as project management and evaluation.

Academic Programmes

Degree Programme

  1. Bachelor of Laws

Entry Requirement:

  1. Be a holder of a Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (K.C.S.E.) with a mean grade of at least C+ (Plus) or its equivalent with a minimum grade B (Plain) in English or Kiswahili.
  2. Be a holder of a Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (K.A.C.E) with at least three principal passes.
  3. Be a holder of a Degree from a recognized University.
  4. A credit passes in a Diploma in Law examination from an accredited institution.

Course Duration:

The SEKU SoL LL.B programme is undertaken within a four-year period.

Applications Procedure:

Application forms may be obtained from our website OR SEKU Main Campus, Kwa Vonza, Off Machakos-Nairobi Road, Tel: +254 748 605 997 Email: or
Application fee (non-refundable) of Ksh. 2,000/= is payable through the following bank accounts:

  • National Bank of Kenya (SEKU Branch) A/C No. 0102152862000,
  • Equity Bank Ltd ( Kitui Branch) A/C No. 0720295920757,
  • Barclays Bank of Kenya Ltd (Kitui Branch) A/C 2021558152,
  • Co-operative Bank (Kitui Branch) A/C No. 01129300544600,
  • Kenya Commercial Bank (Kitui Branch) A/C No. 1127693166,
  • Family Bank (Kitui Branch) A/C No. 072000038445

Academic Registrar, South Eastern Kenya University
P.O Box 170-90200, Kitui



Our History

The SEKU SoL is a key legacy of our Founding Vice Chancellor, Prof. Geoffrey M. Muluvi and also an achievement for the first chairman of the Council, Prof. Munavu, who held this objective in mind since it was a Constituent College of University of Nairobi. The SEKU SoL was accredited by the Council of Legal Education (CLE) on 29th November 2022... Read more