The University of Embu attained transition to ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System and certification to ISO 27001:2013 Information Security management systems on June 28, 2018. The success of the journey is a testament to the progressive leadership of the University Management.
On 28th June 2018 the University of Embu became not only the first University but also the first Education Institutional in Kenya to attain ISO 27001:2013 Certification. ISO 27001:2013 is an Internationally recognized standard for Information Security Management Systems (ISMS).
The University of Embu embarked on Quality Management System (QMS) and Information Security Management System (ISMS) training for internal auditors during a three-day event for each ISO system held at the new University Library from 14th – 16th February and 19th – 21st February 2018 respectively. The training is one of the mandatory requirements in the implementation of ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 27001:2013 standards. The participants were fifty-four (54) University of Embu members of staff drawn from various department and sections. The training was conducted by Maier Consulting Limited.