Dr. Matheaus K. Kauti has a PhD in Environmental Studies from Tohoku University, Japan (2009). Master of Arts (Urban Geography) from University of Nairobi (2004) and Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honors, Geography Major) from University of Nairobi (1998). He joined South Eastern Kenya University (SEKU) in 2010. Dr. Kauti was appointed the Ag. Director, Mtito-Andei Campus in August 2012. Previously he was Chairman, Department of Environmental Science and Technology, School of Environment and Natural Resources Management from 2010 to 2012.
SEKU Wote Campus is one of the four satellite campuses of the University. The campus is located at Soi Plaza building, 2nd floor, above Equity Bank in Wote Town, the headquarters of Makueni County, and about 140km from Kitui main campus. The campus began its operations in March, 2012. Currently, the campus has a student population of 315 who are taking classes in different regular, part-time and institutional-based programmes.
South Eastern Kenya University Machakos Town campus is located along Ngei road in the serene premises of Kiamba Mall (Naivas Super Centre) 4th floor within the Machakos Central Business District. The central location makes it convenient for the working class students and those who wish to commute from neighboring towns.
Kitui town Campus is located at Kitui town along Kilungya Street on the 3rd and 4th floor Mututo plaza and on the 3rd and 4th floor John Ngonde Arcade, The campus provides regular, part time, weekend and institution based modes of study for certificate, diploma, undergraduate and post graduates levels.