The Marist Research Center is a revolutionary initiative by Research PLUS Africa. We are actively engaged in providing critical real life research training and experience in practical, innovative, and engaging ways thus developing the next generation of researchers who together with us, the core team of research experts are originating cutting-edge research projects. The findings from these are a vital influence and contributor to the knowledge economy in Africa. See photos of our world class facility below and read more about our drive, our purpose, and our inspiration HERE...

Our Drive, Our Purpose, Our Inspiration

Our desire to establish a research center as Research PLUS Africa was borne out of our mission to take research in Africa to greater heights, as is embodied by our core values: Beyond Basics, Research Excellence, Ever Engaging, Novel Approaches, and Talent Nurturing. We are privileged to have Marist International University College (MIUC) as a partner and key stakeholder, for the first research center of this kind in Africa.

Our Activities

Research fellowships for early career researchers and consumers of applied research.

Real life research training and experience for tertiary students across all disciplines.

Contributing to the knowledge economy by originating cutting edge research.

Knowledge sharing activities so that research takes center stage.

The Facility

The Marist Research Center is a world class state-of-the art facility which consists of: • a training room • executive office space and boardroom • a breakout / lounge area • a fully-equipped resource center • consultation booths • Focus Group Discussion room with one-way mirror and viewing room • CATI center (Computer Assisted Telephone Interviews).

How to Engage:

There are varied opportunities for engagement with MRC including but not limited to: • Research trainer/trainee • Hosted visiting researcher/expert • Research talks/forums/conferences participant or speaker • Research project implementer • Research writer/publisher/author • Facility hire for external/independent research related activities and projects • Sponsorship

We would be happy to engage with you further on how you can be part of this remarkable initiative. Use the contacts provided below to get in touch with us.


Address: Marist Research Center, MIUC, Marist Lane, Karen

Phone: +254 773-372276