Courses Offered At Mount Kenya University Nakuru Campus

This article lists all courses offered at Mount Kenya University Nakuru campus. Mount Kenya University Nakuru campus is one of MKU’s 16 constituent campuses and learning centers spread both within the country and the East African region. The school was established in 2010 and is located along Oginga Odinga Avenue at the MKU Annex in Nakuru town.

Since its establishment, the campus has experienced significant growth in student enrollment, staff recruitment, physical infrastructure, and most notably, its program offerings.

Courses Offered at Mount Kenya University Nakuru Campus

Mount Kenya University Nakuru campus offers a wide range of Certificate, Diploma, Degree, and Master’s Degree courses in various fields of study. These courses encompass Education, Business, Social Sciences, Computing & Informatics, Pure & Applied Sciences, and Health Sciences.

Students also have the flexibility to choose from different modes of study, including Regular (Day) classes, Distance Learning, Institutional Based and Electronic Learning (DIBEL), as well as Open and Distance Learning (ODEL).

That said, here is a list of courses offered at the institution.

Certificate Courses

  1. Certificate in Banking and Finance
  2. Certificate in Business Management
  3. Certificate in Entrepreneurship
  4. Certificate in Hospitality Management
  5. Certificate in Project Management
  6. Certificate in Travel and Tourism

Diploma Courses

  1. Diploma in Banking and Finance
  2. Diploma in Community Oral Health
  3. Diploma in Dental Technology
  4. Diploma in Entrepreneurship
  5. Diploma in Hospitality Management
  6. Diploma in Human Resource Management
  7. Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication
  8. Diploma in Marketing Management
  9. Diploma in Microfinance
  10. Diploma in Project Management
  11. Diploma in Purchasing Management
  12. Diploma in Travel and Tourism Consultant

Degree Courses

  1. Bachelor of Arts in International Relations
  2. Bachelor of Arts in Justice and Security Studies
  3. Bachelor of Arts in Mass Media and Communication
  4. Bachelor of Arts in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
  5. Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration and Governance
  6. Bachelor of Arts in Security Studies and Criminology
  7. Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
  8. Bachelor of Business Information Technology
  9. Bachelor of Business Management
  10. Bachelor of Commerce
  11. Bachelor of Counseling Psychology
  12. Bachelor of Development Studies
  13. Bachelor of Economics
  14. Bachelor of Economics and Finance
  15. Bachelor of Economics and Statistics
  16. Bachelor of Education (Science)
  17. Bachelor of Education Arts
  18. Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Studies
  19. Bachelor of Education in Special Needs Education
  20. Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science
  21. Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and Rural Development
  22. Bachelor of Science in Animal Health and Production
  23. Bachelor of Science in Dental Technology
  24. Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health
  25. Bachelor of Science in Finance and Statistics
  26. Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Processing
  27. Bachelor of Science in Health Informatics and Information Management
  28. Bachelor of Science in Health Records and Information Technology
  29. Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management
  30. Bachelor of Science in Information Science
  31. Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  32. Bachelor of Science in Justice Information Systems
  33. Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences
  34. Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics
  35. Bachelor of Science in Real Estate Management
  36. Bachelor of Science in Statistics
  37. Bachelor of Science in Travel and Tourism Management
  38. Bachelor of Social Work and Administration

Master’s Courses

  1. Master of Arts in Economics
  2. Master of Business Administration
  3. Master of Public Administration
  4. Master of Science in Clinical Cytology
  5. Master of Science in Hospitality Management
  6. Master of Science in Immunology
  7. Master of Science in Microbiology
  8. Master of Science in Procurement and Supplies
  9. Master’s in Haematology

How to Apply

The application process for Mount Kenya University Nakuru campus is simple.

To apply, visit the institution’s website and download the MKU application form. Fill in the form and email it, along with your academic documents, to

Alternatively, you can deliver the application in person or mail it to the institution. The duly filled application forms should be addressed to the Registrar- Academic Administration. The required documents for the application include a copy of your National ID or Passport, copies of relevant academic documents (such as KCSE, KCPE, or professional certificates), and application fee receipts of Ksh. 1,000 for certificates, diplomas, and undergraduate programs, or Ksh. 2,000 for postgraduate programs.

Campus Facilities

The campus boasts modern facilities to support teaching and learning, including science laboratories, computer laboratories, a library, and a journalism studio. The Great Rift Plaza (GRP) Campus building houses these facilities, along with a student center and clinic. Additionally, student hostels are conveniently located approximately 600 meters from the campus.

Mount Kenya University Nakuru Campus Contacts

Phone Number: +254709153000, +254 20 2878 000

WhatsApp: +254 722 999 399

Email Address:

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