SMU congratulates Prof. Peter Mbati as he marks 1 year in office as Vice – Chancellor
SMU Vice – Chancellor Professor Peter Mbati has been in oﬃce for a full year following his appointment on 01 June 2020 by the Council of the university. He is a well-established academic and university leader with remarkable international experience.
When Prof Mbati joined SMU in 2020 he amongst other things committed to improve the operating model of the University to be ﬁnancially sustainable in the long term; and changing the institutional culture to be more inclusive for both staﬀ, students and alumni. Furthermore, he also emphasized on the need to work together to improve the performance of the university in both online and contact teaching in order to improve student success rate, whilst also improving the University’s excellence in research and social responsiveness.