Mount Kenya University Courses and Fees Structure 2020

This is the fees structure for all courses offered at Mount Kenya University as of 2020. It’s one of the leading private universities in Kenya with a student population of excess 50,000. The university has 9 satellite campuses and 5 Open, Distance and eLearning centers which offer certificate, diploma, and degree courses across 11 faculties. Its main campus is located along General Kago Road in Thika town, Kiambu county.

Below are the qualifications needed to pursue various courses at Mount Kenya University with their respective fees.

Mount Kenya University Courses and Fees Structure for 2020

 

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Course

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Fees

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Qualifications

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1.Medical School

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Department of medical laboratory sciences

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Diploma in Dental Technology

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3 academic years Ksh.49,550 per trimester

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KCSE mean grade of C (plain) and C (plain) in English/Kiswahili, Chemistry/Biology and C-(minus) in either Mathematics/Physics/Physical Sciences

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Diploma in Community Oral Health (Dental Therapy)

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3 academic years Ksh.49,550 per trimester

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KCSE mean grade C (plain) and C (plain) in English/Kiswahili, Biology/Biological Sciences and C-(minus) in any two of the following subjects: Chemistry, Physics/Physical Sciences, and Mathematics/ Agriculture/Home Science.

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Bachelor of Science in Oral Health

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5 semesters for DIPLOMA HOLDERS Ksh.79,550 per semester

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KCSE C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in Mathematics/Physics/ Physical Sciences, Chemistry or Biology and English or Kiswahili.(UPGRADING) MATURE ENTRY Diploma in community Oral Health from an institution recognized by Mount Kenya University Senate .

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Bachelor of Science in Dental Technology

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5 semesters for DIPLOMA HOLDERS Ksh.79,550 per semester

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KCSE C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in Mathematics/Physics/ Physical Sciences, Chemistry or Biology and English or Kiswahili.

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Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences (DMLS)

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3 academic years Ksh. 34,550 per trimester

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KCSE mean grade C (plain) & C (plain) in English/Kiswahili, mathematics/physics, Biology & Chemistry

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Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences (BSc.MLS)

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8 semesters for direct entry at Ksh.75,550 per semester 5 semesters Diploma holders Ksh.60,000 per semester Weekend Nairobi Campus

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KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and

C+ (plus) in Mathematics/Physics,

Biology, Chemistry, and English/

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Master of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences

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4 semesters Ksh.84,550 per semester

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Bachelor’s degree in relevant field with at least Second Class Honours Upper Division Or Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences recognized by Senate of Mount Kenya University

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PhD in medical laboratory Sciences

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3 years Ksh.200,000 per year (Thesis Only)

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Masters degree in the area of specialization Or Masters Degree in Medical Biomedical Sciences

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Department Of nutrition and dietetics

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Certificate in Nutrition and ​​ dietetics

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2 academic years

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Ksh 29,550 per trimester

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KCSE certificate with a mean grade of D plain and a D plain in the following subjects; English, Biology/Biological sciences, and chemistry/physical sciences, and D plain in physics or Mathematics

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Diploma in Nutrition and ​​ dietetics

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3 academic years

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Ksh 34,550 per trimester

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KCSE certificate with a mean grade of C- and D+ in Biology/Biological sciences, chemistry/physical education, and D+ in physics or Mathematics

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Bachelor of science in Nutrition and ​​ dietetics

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Direct entry 8 semesters Ksh 57,550 per semester

Diploma entry Ksh 54,550 per semester

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Be a holder of KCSE certificate with a minimum aggregate of C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in English or Kiswahili, Chemistry or Physical Sciences, Mathematics or Physics and C (plain) in Biology/ Biological Sciences, Or Diploma in Nutrition and Dietetics or Food Science and Nutrition from an institution or examined body recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate and Kenya Nutritionists and Dieticians Institute

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Master of science in Nutrition and dietetics

(Clinical Nutrition and Community Nutrition)

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2 academic years- 4 semesters

Ksh 70,000 per semester

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Holder of bachelor of science in nutrition and dietetics second class upper division or second class lower division with 2 years of work experience

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School Of Public Health

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Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Processing

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8 semesters (Regular) Kshs 57,550 Per Semester

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(i) KCSE certificate with a minimum of C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in each of the following subjects: Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics/Physics or C+ (plus) in Biological Sciences/ Physical Sciences and Geography or any other of the group IV subjects in K.C.S.E or its equivalent.

(ii) Diploma in Food Science and processing Technology from Mount Kenya University or from any other Institutions recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate with a C (plain) in KCSE. (iii) Other Diploma holders in related fields, from accredited Diploma Institutions.

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Diploma in Food Science & processing Technology

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3 academic years Kshs.29,550 Per Trimester

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KCSE mean grade of C (plain) with C-(minus) in Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics/Physics, Biological Sciences/Physical SciencesOr Relevant Certificate.

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Department of community Health

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Certificate in Community Health and Development

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1½ academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester

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KCSE mean grade D+ (Plus) with at least D (plain) in English/Kiswahili, Mathematics/Physics, Biology/ Chemistry/Physical Science/Biological Science.

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Diploma in community Health and Development

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2 academic years Ksh.29,550 per trimester

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KCSE mean grade C (plain)Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the University Senate plus C-(minus) in English/Kiswahili, Mathematics/Physics, Biology/ Chemistry/Physical science/Biological Science.

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Bachelor of Science in Health Education, and Promotion

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8 semesters Ksh.57,550/ -Per Semester

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KCSE mean grade C+ and C in the following subject cluster either English/Kiswahili; Mathematics or Physics, Chemistry, Biology Or Holders of health-related Diploma recognized by the University Senate

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Bachelor of Science in Community Health

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8 semesters Ksh.57,550/ -Per Semester

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KCSE mean grade C+ and C in the following subject cluster either English/Kiswahili; Mathematics or Physics, Chemistry, Biology Or Holders of health-related Diploma recognized by the University Senate

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Master of Science in Health Education, Promotion and Development

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4 semesters Ksh. 79,550 Per Semester Ksh. 55,000 (Digital)

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Bachelors Degree with Second Class Honours, Upper Division Or Second Class Honours with lower division and at least 2 years of relevant work experience

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Master of science in community health( weekends and Digital)

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4 semesters Ksh.79,550 Per Semester

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Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours, Upper Division Or Second Class Honours with Lower Division with at least 2 years relevant work experience

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Department of health management and informatics

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Bachelor of Science in Health System Management

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8 semesters Ksh. 57,550/-Per Semester

Ksh.48,000(Digital)

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KCSE mean grade C+ and C+ in English/Kiswahili; C (Plain) in Mathematics or Physics, Chemistry, Biology Or Holders of health-related Diploma recognized by the University Senate

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Master of Science in Health System Management

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4 semesters

Kshs. 79,550 per semester

Ksh. 65,000(

Evening Ksh.79,550

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Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours, Upper Division Or Second Class Honours Lower Division with at least 2 years relevant work experience

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Department of epidemiology and bio statistics

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PhD. in Public Health

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6 semesters Ksh.200,000 per annum

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Relevant Masters Degree, and Bachelors degree from a recognized University with at least Second Class Honours (UpperDivision.)

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Master of Public Health (MPH)

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4 semesters Ksh.69,550 per semester Ksh.65,000 for Digital Evening Kshs.69,550

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A holder of a relevant Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours, (Upper Division) in the following areas: Environmental Health, Environmental Studies, Water and Civil Engineering, Pharmacy, Nursing, Clinical Medicine, Biomedical Laboratory Technology, Biomedical Sciences, Public Health, Nutrition and other Biological Science - related courses recognized by the University Senate or Second Class Lower Division with two years of work experience.

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Master of Public Health in Reproductive Health

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4 semesters Ksh.69,550 per semester Ksh.65,000 for Digital Evening Kshs.69,550

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A holder of a relevant Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours, (Upper Division) in the following areas: Environmental Health, Environmental Studies, Water and Civil Engineering, Pharmacy, Nursing, Clinical Medicine, Biomedical Laboratory Technology, Biomedical Sciences, Public Health, Nutrition and other Biological Science-related courses recognized by the University Senate .

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Department of environmental Health

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Master of Science in Food Hygiene and Safety

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Ksh. 69,550/-Per Semester (Weekend/regular) Course takes four (4) Semesters

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A holder of at least a relevant Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours Upper Division, or Second Class Lower Division with at least 2 years of relevant work experience in the following relevant areas: Environmental Health, Laboratory Technology, Biomedical Sciences, Public Health, Community Health, Nutrition and Dietetics, Medicine and other biological science-related courses recognized by the University Senate .

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Master of Public Health Nutrition

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Ksh. 69,550/- Per Semester (Weekend/regular) Course takes four (4) Semesters

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Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours, Upper Division or Second Class Lower Division with at least 2 years of relevant work experience in the following areas: Environmental Health; Community Health; Health Education, Biomedical Sciences; Public Health; Community Health; Nutrition and Dietetics; Medicine and other biological science-related courses recognized by the University Senate .

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Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health

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8 semesters Ksh.62,550 -per semester

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KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in Mathematics/Physics; Chemistry; Biology/ Biological Sciences; Kiswahili/English. Or A Diploma in a relevant area with at least C (plain) in KCSE

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Diploma in Environmental Health Science

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2 academic years Ksh.29,550 per trimester

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KCSE mean grade of C (plain) and C (plain) in Kiswahili / English, Mathematics/Physics/ Chemistry and biology Or A certificate in Environmental Health, Public Health or community Health from an Institution recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate .

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School Of Clinical medicine

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Master of Clinical Medicine

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6 semesters Ksh104,550 per semester

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Bachelor of Science in Clinical Medicine Or MBChB

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Bachelor of Science in Clinical Medicine and Community Health

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8 semesters Ksh.108,600 per semester 5 semesters Ksh.120,000 per semester

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KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) and C+(plus) in Biology /Biological Sciences, English / Kiswahili, Chemistry / Physical Sciences and Mathematics / Physics Upgrading: Diploma in Clinical medicine and Community Health (Registered By COCK )from an institution recognized by Mount Kenya University Senate.

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Bachelor of Science in Health Records and Information Management

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8 semesters Ksh.64 ,550 per semester Digital learning 6 trimesters Ksh.42,000 per semester Weekend classes 6 trimesters Ksh. 60,000

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Regular KCSE average grade C+, C (Plain) in English/ Kiswahili, C- (Minus) in Mathematics/Physics & Biology Or A Diploma in Health Records & Information Technology.

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Diploma in clinical Medicine and Surgery

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3 academic years Ksh.56,000 per trimester September Intake only

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KCSE mean grade C (plain) OR equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate with C (plain) in English/ Kiswahili, C (plain) in Biology, C-(minus) in Mathematics/ Physics and chemistry.

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Diploma in Health records & Information Technology

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3 academic years Ksh.29,550 per trimester Regular/ weekend classes

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regular KCSE mean grade C (plain) and C- (Minus) in English/Kiswahili and D (Plain) in Mathematics/ Physics & Biology Or weekends Professional Certificate in Health Records from an institution recognized by AMRO –Kenya

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Certificate in Health Records & Information Technology

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2 academic years Ksh.29,550 per trimester

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KCSE mean grade of C-(minus) and D (Plain) in: English/Kiswahili, Biology/Biological Sciences and a D- (Minus) in Mathematics/Physics & Biology

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School Of Pharmacy

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Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPHARM)

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10 semesters Ksh.165,300 Per semester

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KCSE mean grade of B-(minus) with C+ (Plus) in cluster subjects: Biology/Biological Science, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics, English/Kiswahili Or Diploma in relevant discipline in Health Sciences plus KCSE mean grade C (plain) with C (plain) in cluster subjects: Biology/Biological Science, Chemistry/ Physical Science, Mathematics/Physics, English/Kiswahili Or Diploma (Credit) in Pharmaceutical Technology, must be Registered by Pharmaceutical Technologists plus KCSE mean grade C (plain) with C (plain) in cluster subjects: Biology/Biological Science, Chemistry/Physical Science, Mathematics/Physics, English/Kiswahili Or Higher National Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology, with Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology plus KCSE mean grade C (plain) with C (plain) in cluster subjects: biology/biological Science, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics, English/Kiswahili.

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Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology (DPT)

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3 academic years Ksh.34,550 per trimester

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KCSE mean grade C (plain) and C (plain) in Biology/ Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics, English/Kiswahili

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School Of Nursing

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Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing.

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6 semesters Ksh.600,000 whole course

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Masters degree in the area of specialization

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Master of Science in Nursing

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2 years for full time students. 3 years for part time and digital learning. Ksh.100, 000 per semester (excluding university admission fees, project and practical fees). Research and clinical attachment Ksh.100,000. Ksh 80,000 for digital learning

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Bachelor of Science in Nursing from

Mount Kenya University or any other

recognized university.

· Must have been practising for at least

TWO years post Bachelors in Science

training.

· Must possess a valid practice license

from the Nursing Council of Kenya.

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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Direct Entry)

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Regular 12 trimesters Ksh.101,300 per trimester Thika Main Campus Only May and September Intakes Only

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KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in each of the following subjects: English/Kiswahili, Mathematics/Physics, and Chemistry & Biology or its equivalent

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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Upgrading)

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8 trimesters Ksh.85,550 per trimester Weekends Thika Main Campus Only May and Septemebr Intake Only

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Diploma in Nursing from a recognized Institution. Plus KCSE mean grade C (plain) or Division II Plus A valid practice license from Nursing Council of Kenya

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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Upgrading, Distance Learning)

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8 trimesters Ksh.85,550 per trimester Weekends Thika Main Campus Only May and Septemebr Intake Only Ksh.60,000 per trimester (Excluding placement fee), Indexing and NCK training materials Ksh 26,000

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KCSE mean grade C (plain) or Division II Plus A valid practice license from Nursing Council of Kenya. Plus Two years of work experience after graduating as a registered nurse

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School Of Pure and Applied Sciences

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Department of Biological sciences

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PhD in Applied Entomology

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3 years Total cost of program Ksh. 600, 000 Ksh. 200,000 per year

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Masters degree in a relevant field Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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PhD in Ecology (Thesis only )

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3 years Total cost of program Ksh. 600, 000 Ksh. 200,000 per year.

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Masters degree in a relevant field Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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PhD in Zoology/ Botany (Thesis only )

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3 years Total cost of program Ksh. 600,000 Ksh. 200,000 per year.

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Masters degree in a relevant field Or Equivalent qualification recognized by Mount Kenya University Senate.

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PhD in Conservation Biology (Thesis only )

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3 years Total cost of program Ksh. 600,000 Ksh. 200,000 per year.

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Masters degree in a relevant field Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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PhD in Biotechnology (Thesis only )

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3 years Total cost of program Ksh. 600,000 Ksh. 200,000 per year.

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Masters degree in a relevant field Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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PhD in Biochemistry (Thesis only )

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3 years Total cost of program Ksh600, 000 Ksh200,000 per year.

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Masters degree in a relevant field Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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PhD in Molecular Biology (Thesis only )

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3 years Total cost Ksh. 600, 000 Ksh. 200,000 per year.

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Masters degree in a relevant field Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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Master of Science in Applied Entomology

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4 semesters Kshs.63,000 Per Semester. (Regular & Weekend) (Digital Learning) 6 semester Kshs.50, 000 per semester.

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Bachelors degree in relevant field with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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Master of Science (Ecology and Conservation Biology)

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4 semesters Kshs.63,000 Per Semester (Regular & Weekend) (Digital Learning) Kshs.50, 000 per Semester.

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Bachelors degree in relevant field with a Second Class Honours (Upper Division) Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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Master of Science (Biotechnology)

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4 semesters Kshs.63,000 Per Semester (Regular & Weekend) (Digital Learning) Kshs.50, 000 per Semester.

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Bachelors degree in relevant field with a Second Class Honours (Upper Division) Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology

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8 semesters Kshs.55,600 Per Semester

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KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics /Physics Or Diploma in a relevant discipline from an institution of Higher Learning recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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Bachelor of Science in Applied Biology

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8 semesters (Regular & weekend) Kshs55,600 Per Semester (Digital Learning) Kshs.36, 000 per Semester.

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KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) Or Equivalent grade and in addition a C+ (plus) in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics Or A relevant Diploma from a recognized institution with a mean grade of C (plain) in KCSE.

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Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science

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8 semesters (Regular & weekend) Kshs55,600 Per Semester (Digital Learning) Kshs.36, 000 per Semester.

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KCSE certificate with a minimum of C+(plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics /Physics Or Diploma in a relevant discipline from an institution of Higher Learning recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate with a mean grade of C (plain) in KCSE.

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Bridging Certificate in Biology

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1 trimester Kshs.20,550 Per Trimester Regular & (Digital Learning)

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For those who meet mean grade for degree or diploma programme but lack cluster subject requirements

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Department Of Physical Sciences

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PhD in Chemistry (Thesis only )

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3 years Ksh. 200,000 per year. Ksh. 100, 000 per Semester

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Masters degree from a recognised University

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PhD in Natural Products Chemistry

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3 years Ksh. 200,000 per year. Ksh. 100, 000 per Semester

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Masters degree in a relevant field Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate

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Master of Science Chemistry

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4 semesters Kshs.63,000 Per Semester (Regular & Weekend) (Digital Learning) Kshs.50, 000 per semester.

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Bachelors degree in a relevant field with a Second Class Honours (Upper Division) Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate .

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Bachelor of science in Laboratory Sciences

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8 semesters full time Kshs.55,600 Per Semester (Digital Learning) Kshs.36, 000 per semester.

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KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics / Physics Or Diploma in a relevant discipline from an institution recognized by the Mount Kenya Univesity Senate

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Bachelor of science in Industrial Chemistry

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8 semesters full time Kshs.55,600 Per Semester

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KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Chemistry Or Diploma in a relevant discipline from an institution recognized by the Mount Kenya Univesity Senate with mean grade C (Plain)

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Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology

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5 Trimesters full time and Digital Learning Kshs.29,550 Per Trimester

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KCSE mean grade of C (plain) and grade C- (minus) in Chemistry, Biology Or Relevant Certificate

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Bridging Certificate in: Physics / Chemistry

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1 Trimesters full time Kshs.20,550 Per Trimester full time and Digital Learning

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For those who meet mean grade for degree or diploma programme but lack cluster subject requirements

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Master of Science in Statistics

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Full time 4 semesters Kshs 59,550 per semester. (Digital Learning) 6 Semester Kshs 50,000

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(i) Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science, Bachelor of Science in Statistics, Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Or An equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate . Or (ii) Second Class (Lower Division) with two years’ of relevant working experience.

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Bachelor of Science in Statistics

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8 semesters Kshs.60,550 per semester.

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KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics /or Physics Or Diploma in a relevant discipline from an institution of Higher Learning recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate .

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Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Sciences.

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8 semesters Kshs.55,600 Per semester

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KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Mathematics and C (plain) in English Or Diploma in a relevant discipline from an institution of Higher Learning recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate with a mean grade of C (plain) in KCSE.

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Bridging Certificate in Mathematics

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1 trimester Kshs.20,550 Per Trimester (Regular & Digital Learning)

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For those who meet mean grade for Degree, Diploma or certificate programme but lack cluster subjects requirements.

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Enhancement in Mathematics

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1 semester Ksh,30,000 per semester (Full time and Digital Learning)

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Bachelors Degree in Education with one teaching subject being Mathematics

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Department Of Health and Animal Production

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PhD in Immunology (Thesis only)

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3 years Total cost of program Ksh450,000 150,000 per year

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Masters degree in a relevant field recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate .

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Bachelor of Science in Animal Health and production

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Full time 8 Semesters 59,550 Per Semester

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KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) and C+(plus) in Biology / Biological Sciences and any one of these subjects: Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Physical Sciences Or Diploma in relevant field with at least C (plain) KCSE from an Institution recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and Rural Development

 

Full time 8 Semesters Ksh.54,550 Per Semester

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KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) and C (plain) in Biology and any one of these subjects: Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics or Agriculture Or Diploma in a relevant field with at least C (plain) in KCSE from an institution recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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Bachelor of Science in Animal Science

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8 semesters Ksh.54,550 per semester

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KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) with at least C (plain) in Biology or Biological Sciences and any of the following: Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics or Physical Sciences Or Diploma in Animal Health / Production / Agriculture / Medical Laboratory Technology from an Institution recognised by Mount Kenya University Senate .

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Diploma in Animal Health and Production

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Full time) 2 academic years Ksh.34,550 per trimester

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KCSE mean grade C (plain) with C (Plain) in Biology or Biological Sciences, C- (minus) in Chemistry or Physical Sciences and a C- (minus) in either Mathematics or Agriculture or Certificate in relevant field with KCSE C-(minus)

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Certificate in Animal Health and Production

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2 academic years Ksh29,550 per trimester (Full time)

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KCSE mean grade C-(minus) and C- (minus) in Biology / Biological Sciences

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Certificate in Artificial Insemination

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April, August, December 4 Weeks Ksh33,600 per session

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KCSE C- (minus) Or Certificate in Animal Health and Production

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Department of information technology

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Master of Science in Cyber security

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Course work, examination and Thesis or Project. 4 semesters Ksh59,550 per semester (Full time)

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Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in a computer related course Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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Master of Science in Information Technology (M.Sc. IT )

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Course work, examination and Thesis or Project. 4 semesters Ksh59,550 per semester (Full time)

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Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in a computer related course Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.

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Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

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fulltime 8 semesters Ksh.50,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.42,000

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KCSE mean Grade C+(plus) with minimum of C (plain) in Mathematics/Physics/Computer Studies and English/Kiswahili

Or

Diploma in relevant field recognised by the Mount Kenya University Senate

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Diploma in Information Technology

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2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester

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KCSE Mean grade of C- (minus) with D+(plus) in Math/Physics/computer Studies and English/Kiswahili Or Relevant Certificate recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate

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Diploma in Information Systems

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2 academic years Ksh 24,550 per trimester (Regular)

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KCSE Mean grade of C- (minus) with D+(plus) in Math/Physics/computer Studies and English/Kiswahili Or relevant Certificate recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate

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Certificate in IT

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1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 (Full time)

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At least KCSE Mean grade of D+(Plus)

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Proficiency Certificate in IT

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1 trimester Ksh.20,550 (Full time)

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At least KCSE Mean grade of D+(Plus)

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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

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8 semesters Ksh.50,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.42,000

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KCSE mean Grade C+(plus) with minimum of C (plain) in Mathematics/Physics/Computer Studies and English/Kiswahili or Diploma in a relevant field

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Diploma in Computer Science

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2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester

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KCSE Mean grade of C- (minus) with D+(plus) in Maths/Physics/Computer Studies and English/Kiswahili Or a relevant certificate recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate

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School of Computing and Informatics

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Department of Information Science and Knowledge Management

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Master of Information Science (MIS)

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Course work, examination and Thesis or Project. 4 semesters Ksh.69,550 per semester (Full time)

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Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in Information Science. Or Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate .

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Bachelor of Science in Information Science

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fulltime 8 semesters Ksh.50,550 Per Semester Digital learning Ksh.42,000 All Campuses

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KCSE mean Grade C+(plus) with minimum of C (plain) in Mathematics/Physics and English/Kiswahili or A diploma in a relevant field recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate

​​ 

Diploma in Information Science

​​ 

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 Per Trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean Grade C (plain) with minimum of C (plain) in Mathematics/Physics and English /Kiswahili or A certificate in a relevant discipline

​​ 

Diploma in Archives and Records Management

​​ 

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per Trimester Digital Learning 20,000 per Trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean Grade C-(minus) Or A certificate in a relevant discipline from an institution recognized by Mount Kenya University Senate

​​ 

Diploma in Library Management

​​ 

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per Trimester Digital Learning 20,000 per Trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean Grade C-(minus) Or A certificate in a relevant discipline

​​ 

Department of Enterprise Computing

​​ 

Bachelor of Business Information Technology (BBIT)

​​ 

Full time 8 semesters Ksh.50,550 Per Semester Digital learning Ksh.42,000

​​ 

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) with minimum of C (plain) in Mathematics/ Physics and English/Kiswahili Or A diploma in a relevant field recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate

​​ 

Diploma in Business Information Technology

​​ 

2 academic years Ksh24,550 Per Trimester

​​ 

KCSE Mean grade of C- (minus) with D (plain) in Maths/Physics and English/Kiswahili or A certificate in a relevant field

​​ 

Certificate in Business Information Technology

​​ 

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 Per Trimester

​​ 

KCSE Mean grade of D+(Plus)

 

School of Engineering, Energy and the Built Environment

​​ 

Department of Energy and Environmental Engineering

​​ 

MSc. Renewable Energy and Environmental Engineering.

​​ 

4 semesters Kshs. 59,550 Per Semester (Regular and Weekends)

​​ 

Bachelor’s Degree Second Class Honours Upper Division or Lower Division with 2 years of relevant work experience

​​ 

Bachelor of Science Energy and Environmental Technology

​​ 

8 semesters Kshs. 54,550 Per Semester (Regular and Weekends)

​​ 

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus), C (plain) in Mathematics, Physics/ Physical Sciences or Geography English / Kiswahili Or Diploma in a relevant field.

​​ 

Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Exploration and Production

​​ 

(full-time, part-time) 8 Semesters Kshs. 54,550 Per Semester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade C + with C(plain) in Mathematics, Physics/Physical Science, English / Kiswahili Or Geography or Diploma in a relevant field

​​ 

Bachelor of Science in Real Estate Management

​​ 

Regular

8 semesters Ksh. 54,550 per semester.

​​ 

KCSE mean grade C+ and C(plain) in Mathematics and English /Kiswahili Or A relevant Diploma recognized by the University Senate with a mean grade of C (plain) in KCSE.

​​ 

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

​​ 

Bachelor of Technology in Computer and Electronic systems

​​ 

8 semesters Kshs. 54,550 Per Semester (Full time)

​​ 

KCSE mean grade C + with C+(plus) in Mathematics, Physics/Physical Sciences

​​ 

Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

​​ 

3 academic years Kshs.29,550 per Trimester (Regular, Part-time)

​​ 

KCSE C (plain) with C- (minus) in Mathematics, Physics & English Or KCSE C- (Minus) with a certificate in a relevant field.

​​ 

Diploma in Medical Engineering

​​ 

3 academic years Kshs.29,550 per Trimester (Regular/part-time)

​​ 

KCSE C (plain) with at least C- (Minus) in Maths, Physics & English Or a certificate in a relevant field.

​​ 

School of Business and Economics

​​ 

Department of Management

​​ 

Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration Options

​​ 

6 semesters Total cost of Program Ksh.750,000 (course work and Thesis) Ksh. 600,000 (Thesis Only)

​​ 

Masters Degree in the area of specialization from a recognized university

 

Postgraduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management

​​ 

3 Semesters Ksh.50,000 per semester (Regular & Digital)

​​ 

Bachelors degree from a recongized university

​​ 

Master of Science in Procurement and Supplies Management.

​​ 

4 semesters Ksh.59,550 Per Semester Digital Learning Ksh.50,000 per semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree from a recognized university with a minimum of Second Class Honours Upper Division. Or Bachelors degree from a recognized University with a minimum of Second Class Honours Lower Division with a minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience.

​​ 

Master of Arts in Public Administration and Management Options:

​​ 

4 semesters Ksh.59,550 Per Semester Digital Learning Ksh.50,000 per semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree in related discipline from a recognized university with a minimum of Second Class Honours Upper Division.

Or

Second Class Honours Lower Division with a minimum of 2 years work experience.

​​ 

Master of Science in Human Resource Development

​​ 

4 semesters (regular) Ksh 59,550 Per Semester Digital Learning Ksh 50,000 Per Semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree in relevant field from a recognized University with at least Second Class Honours Upper Division OR Second Class Honours with Lower Division and two years of relevant work experience.

​​ 

Master of Science in Marketing

​​ 

4 semesters (regular) Ksh. 59,550 Per Semester Digital Learning Ksh 50,000 Per Semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree in relevant field from a recognized University with at least Second Class Honours Upper Division OR Second Class Honours with Lower Division and two years of relevant work experience.

​​ 

Master of Science in Entreneurship

​​ 

4 semesters (regular) Ksh 59,550 Per Semester Digital Learning Ksh 50,000 Per Semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree in relevant field from a recognized University with at least Second Class Honours Upper Division OR Second Class Honours with Lower Division and a two years of relevant work experience.

​​ 

Master of Science in Office Administration & Management

​​ 

4 semesters (regular) Ksh 59,550 Per Semester Digital Learning Ksh 50,000 Per Semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree in relevant field from a recognized University with at least Second Class Honours Upper Division OR Second Class Honours with Lower Division and a two years of relevant work experience.

​​ 

Master of Science in Project Planning and Management

​​ 

4 semesters (regular) Ksh 59,550 Per Semester Digital Learning Ksh 50,000 Per Semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree in relevant field from a recognized university with at least Second Class Honours Upper Division Or Second Class Honours Lower Division and two years of relevant work experience.

​​ 

Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh.54,550 per semester Digital learning kshs.40,000

​​ 

KCSE mean grade C+ Or A Diploma in a relevant field

​​ 

Bachelor of Business Management

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh.45,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.40,000 per semester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) or A diploma in a relevant field

​​ 

Bachelor of ​​ procurement

​​ 

8 Semesters Kshs. 45,500 per semester (Regular, evening) & Digital Ksh 40,000 Per sem

​​ 

Kcse mean grade of C+ or Diploma in relevant field.

​​ 

Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh.54,550 per semester Digital Learning 8 Semesters Ksh 40,000 Per Semester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) or its equivalent qualification Or A diploma in a relevant field

​​ 

Bachelor of Office Management and Administration

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh.54,550 per semester

Digital Learning 8 Semesters Ksh 40,000 Per Semester

​​ 

kcse mean grade c plus or its equivalent qualification or A diploma in a relevant field

​​ 

Diploma in Human Resource Management

​​ 

Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade of C- (Minus) Or Certificate in a relevant field

​​ 

Diploma in Maritime Transport Logistics

​​ 

2 academic years Kshs. 24,550 per trimester

​​ 

Kcse mean grade of C- or certificate in the relevant field

​​ 

Certificate in Maritime Transport Logistics

​​ 

1½ academic years Kshs. 24,550 per trimester

​​ 

Kcse mean grade of D+

​​ 

Diploma in marketing management

​​ 

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE certificate with a minimum of C- (Minus) Or Certificate ​​ in a relevant field.

​​ 

Diploma in Entrepreneurship

​​ 

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE certificate with a minimum of C- (Minus) Or Certificate ​​ in a relevant field.

​​ 

Diploma in Supplies and Procurement Management (DSPM)

​​ 

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE certificate with a minimum of C- (Minus) Or Certificate ​​ in a relevant field.

​​ 

Diploma in Project Management

​​ 

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE certificate with a minimum of C- (Minus) Or Certificate ​​ in a relevant field.

​​ 

Certificate in Business Management

​​ 

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade D + (Plus)

​​ 

Certificate in Human Resource Management

​​ 

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade D + (Plus)

​​ 

Certificate in Marketing Management

​​ 

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade D + (Plus)

​​ 

Certificate in Entrepreneurship

​​ 

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade D + (Plus)

​​ 

Certificate in Supplies & Procurement Management (CSPM)

​​ 

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade D + (Plus)

​​ 

Certificate in Project Management

​​ 

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade D + (Plus)

​​ 

Department of Economics

​​ 

Master of Arts in Economics

​​ 

4 semesters Ksh.59,550 per semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree in related discipline from a recognized university with a minimum of Second Class Honours Upper Division qualification. Or Second Class Honours Lower Division with a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience.

​​ 

Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh.45,550 per semester

​​ 

KCSE C+ (plus) and C (plain) in Mathematics and English / Kiswahili. Or its Equivalent Or A Diploma in a relevant field

​​ 

Bachelor of Science in Economics

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh.45,550 per semester

​​ 

KCSE C+ (plus) or its equivalent and C (plain) in Mathematics and English / Kiswahili. Or A Diploma in a relevant field.

​​ 

Bachelor of Science in Economics and Statistics

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh.45,550 per semester

​​ 

KCSE C+ (plus) and C (plain) in Mathematics and English / Kiswahili. Or its Equivalent Or A Diploma in a relevant field

​​ 

Bachelor of Science in Finance and Statistics

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh.45,550 per semester

​​ 

KCSE C+ (plus) and C (plain) in Mathematics and English / Kiswahili. Or its Equivalent Or A Diploma in a relevant field

​​ 

Diploma in Financial Economic (DFE)

​​ 

8 semester Kshs. 24,550 per rimester

​​ 

​​ Kcse mean grade of C- and C- in Mathematics, English or Kiswahili

​​ 

Diploma in Economics (DEC)

​​ 

8 semester Kshs. 24,550 per rimester

​​ 

​​ Kcse mean grade of C- and C- in Mathematics, English or Kiswahili

​​ 

Department of Accounting and Finance.

​​ 

Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration Options

​​ 

6 semesters. Ksh250,000 Per Annum (coursework and Thesis) Ksh. 750,000 Ksh. 600,000 (Thesis only)

​​ 

Masters Degree in the area of specialization from a recognized University.

​​ 

Master of Business Administration

​​ 

Full time 4 semesters. Ksh 59,550 per semester Distance and Institutionbased learning 6 sessions Ksh 45,000 per session, Digital 4 semesters Ksh 50,000 per semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree in relevant field from a recognized University with at least Second Class Honours Upper Division Or Second Class Honours Lower Division and two years of relevant work experience.

​​ 

Executive Master of Business Administration

​​ 

Module 1 (8 months) Ksh 300,000 Module 2. (5 months) Ksh 250,000 Module 3.(5 months) Ksh. 300,000

​​ 

A first Degree in any field of study from a recognized University Or A minimum of 4 years of managerial work experience Or Any other qualification recognized by Mount Kenya University Senate

​​ 

Master of Science in Finance

​​ 

4 semesters Ksh 59,550 per semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree in a relevant field from a recognized university with at least Second Class Honours Upper Division Or Second Class Honours Lower Division and two yearsof relevant work experience.

​​ 

Master of Science in Accounting

​​ 

4 semesters Ksh 59,550 per semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree in a relevant field from a recognized university with at least Second Class Honours Upper Division Or Second Class Honours Lower Division and two years of relevant work experience.

​​ 

Bachelor of commerce

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh. 45,550 per semester. Digital Learning Ksh.40, 000 per semester.

​​ 

At least KCSE C+ and C (plain) in Mathematics and English /Kiswahili Or A Diploma in a relevant field

​​ 

Diploma in Financial Science

​​ 

2 academic years for Diploma 1½ academic years for Certificate Ksh.24,550 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE C-(Minus) and C-(Minus) in Mathematics and English/Kiswhili or a relevant certificate.

​​ 

Diploma in Accounting

​​ 

2 academic years for Diploma 1½ academic year for Certificate Ksh.24,550 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE C-(Minus) and C-(Minus) in Mathematics and English/Kiswhili or a relevant certificate.

​​ 

Certificate in Accounting

​​ 

Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade D+(Plus) and D (Plain) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili

​​ 

Diploma in Banking & Finance

​​ 

2 academic years for Diploma 1½ academic year for Certificate Ksh.24,550 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE C-(Minus) and C-(Minus) in Mathematics and English/Kiswhili or a relevant certificate.

​​ 

Certificate in Banking & Finance

​​ 

Digital Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade D+(Plus) and D (Plain) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili

​​ 

Diploma in Micro - Finance

​​ 

2 academic years Kshs.24,550 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE C-(Minus) and C-(minus) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili Or A relevant Certificate

​​ 

Diploma in Risk Management and Insurance

​​ 

2 academic years Kshs.24,550 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE C-(Minus) and C-(minus) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili Or A relevant Certificate

​​ 

Certificate in Risk Management and Insurance

​​ 

1½ academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimesters

​​ 

KCSE D+(Plus) and D (Plain) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili.

​​ 

School of Hospitality, Travel and Tourism Management

​​ 

Master of Science in Hospitality Management

​​ 

4 semester (Weekend & Regular) Ksh.59,550 DIBel learning 6 sessions Kshs. 60,000 per session Digital Ksh. 65, 000 per Semester

​​ 

Bachelors degree from a recognized university with a minimum of Second Class Honours Upper Division. Or Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with a minimum 2 years of relevant work experience.

​​ 

Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management

​​ 

8 semesters Kshs. 57,550 per Semester. (Weekend, Regular and Digital)

​​ 

KCSE with mean grade of C+(plus) Or A Diploma in a relevant area recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate

​​ 

Diploma in Hospitality Management

​​ 

2 academic years Kshs. 32,550 per trisemster

​​ 

KCSE mean grade of C- (minus) or an equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate Or Certificate in related field.

​​ 

Certificate in food production

​​ 

1½ academic years kshs 29,550 per trimester

​​ 

K.C.S.E D+ (Plus)

​​ 

Department of Travel and Tourism Management

​​ 

Bachelor of Science in Travel and Tourism Management

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh. 57,550 per semester

​​ 

KCSE grade of C+ (plus) Or A diploma in a relevant field.

​​ 

Diploma in Travel and Tourism Management

​​ 

2 academic years Kshs.32,550 per trimester

​​ 

KCSE grade C- (minus) Or Certificate in Tourism Management from a recognized institution

​​ 

Certificate in Travel and Tourism Operations

​​ 

1½ academic years Kshs.29,550 per trimester.

​​ 

K.C.S.E D+ (Plus)

​​ 

Law

​​ 

Bachelor of Laws -(LLB)

​​ 

8 semesters Ksh.85,000 per semester

​​ 

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) with a minimum of B plain English/ Kiswahili Or its Equivalent Or At least three principal passes at an advanced level or an equivalent qualification Or A degree from a recognized University. Or A credit pass in Diploma in Law from an accredited Institution

​​ 

Diploma In law

​​ 

​​ 

KCSE C (plain) with a minimum grade C+ (plus) in English/Kiswahili. Or its Equivalent Or At least one principal pass at the Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) examinations. Or A pass in a certificate of Law Course offered by an accredited Legal education Provider Or A certificate of experiential learning issued by the Council of Legal Education

​​ 

School of social sciences

​​ 

​​ 

Department of psychology

​​ 

PhD in Counseling Psychology

​​ 

Three years Ksh.750,000 Course work, Exams & Thesis Only Ksh, 600,000 Thesis Only

​​ 

Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from a recognized University.

Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology

 

4 semesters Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.50,000 per semester

Bachelors degree in Counseling Psychology from a recognized university with a minimum of Second Class Honours (upper Division) Or Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with at least two years of documented relevant work or research experience

Postgraduate Diploma in Counseling Psychology

 

3 semesters Kshs.49,550 per semester

 

Bachelors Degree in any field from Mount Kenya University Or any other Institution recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate

Bachelor of Counseling Psychology

8 semesters Ksh.45,500 per semester Digital learning Ksh.42,000 per semester

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) or C (plain) and a Diploma in Counseling Psychology/Education Or Any other related discipline.

Diploma in Counseling Psychology

 

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester

 

KCSE mean grade C- (minus) Or Certificate in relevant field

 

Department of Humanities and Languages

PhD in religious studies

3 years Ksh250,000 per year

Equivalent qualification from a recognized or Equivalent qualification from a recognized university

Master of arts in Religious studies

 

4 semesters (Regular) Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.45,000 per semester

Bachelors Degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in related field or second class honours division with two years of working experience in a relevant field

Master of arts in history

 

4 semesters (Regular) Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.45,000 per semester

 

Bachelors Degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in related field or second class honours division with two years of working experience in a relevant field

Master of arts in Geography

 

4 semesters (Regular) Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.45,000 per semester

 

Bachelors Degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in related field or second class honours division with two years of working experience in a relevant field

Master of arts in diplomacy and international relations

 

4 semesters (Regular) Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.45,000 per semester

 

Bachelors Degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in related field or second class honours division with two years of working experience in a relevant field

Master of Arts in Philosophy

4 semesters (Regular) Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.45,000 per semester

Bachelors Degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in related field or second class honours division with two years of working experience in a relevant field

Bachelor of Arts in International Relations

 

8 semesters Ksh.60,550 per semester

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus)

Diploma in International Relations

2 academic years for Diploma 1½ academic yearsfor Certificate Ksh.24,550 per trimester

KCSE Mean grade of C -(minus) or Certificate in International Relations or related field

Certificate in International Relations

Digital learning Kshs. 24,000 per trimester

 

KCSE mean grade of a D+(Plus)

Certificate in Environmental Impact Assessment

 

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester

KCSE mean grade of D+ (plus)

PhD in English & Linguistics ( Thesis only)

3 years Ksh.200,000 per year

Master of arts in English and linguistics

PhD in Literature in English(Thesis only)

3 years Ksh.200,000 per year

 

Master of Arts in Literature

Master of Arts in English Language and Linguistics

4 semesters Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning 6 semesters Ksh.45,000 per semester

Bachelor of Arts with minimum of Second Class Honours Upper division Or Second class Honours Lower Division with two years of relevant working experince

Master of Arts in Literature

Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning 6 semesters Ksh.45,000 per semester

Second Class Honours Upper Division Or Second Class Lower Division with two years relevant working experience

Bachelor of Arts in French

 

8 semesters Ksh.45,550 per semester

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) with C+ (plus) Or a diploma in French

Bachelor of Arts in Arabic language

8 semesters Kshs. 45,550 per semester

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) with C+ (plus) in Arabic Or a diploma in Arabic

Certificate in English Language & Proficiency

1 academic year Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning 3 semesters Ksh.34,000 per semester

Any Kenyan Citizen or expatriate willing to learn English language

Certificate in Chinese language & Proficiency

1 academic year Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning 3 semesters Ksh.34,000 per semester

KCSE Certificate or a KCPE Certificate

Ph.D. in Kiswahili ( Thesis only)

 

3 years Ksh.200,000 per year

 

Master of Arts in Kiswahili from a recognized University.

Master of Arts in Kiswahili

6 semesters sh45,000 Per session Digital learning Regular 4 semesters Kshs59,550 per semester

Second Class Honours Upper Division in BA or B.Ed. arts with one of the subjects being Kiswahili or Second Class Honours Lower Division with two years of relevant working or research experience

Department of Social and Development Studies

PhD in Development Studies

(thesis only)

3 years Ksh.200,000 Per Annum

Master of Arts /Master of Science Degree in Development Studies or a related field from a recognized University.

PhD in Sociology (Thesis Only)

3 years Ksh.200,000 Per Annum

Master of Arts/Master of Science. Degree in Sociology or an equivalent qualification from a recognized University

Master of Arts in Development Studies

4 semesters Kshs.59,550 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.IBeL) 6 semesters Ksh.45, 000. Per semester Digital Learning Kshs.50,000 per semester

Bachelors Degree in Development Studies, Education, Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences with at least a Second Class Honours (Upper Division) Or Bachelors Degree in Development Studies or any other degree recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate with Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with a minimum of two years of relevant work experience.

Master of Arts in Monitoring and Evaluation

4 semesters Kshs.59,550 per semester. Digital learning Kshs.50,000 per semester DIBeL Kshs 45,000

Bachelors of Education (Arts) or Bachelor of Arts at undergraduate level with a minimum of Second Class Honours Upper Division Or Second Class Honours Lower Division with two years of relevant working experience

Master of Arts in Sociology

4 semesters Kshs59,550 per semester DIBeL) 6 semesters Kshs. 45,000 per semester. Digital - Kshs.50,000

First Class Honours or Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in first Degree Or Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with a minimum of two years of relevant work experience.

Postgraduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation

3 semesters Ksh.45,550 per semester Digital - Kshs.50,000

Holders of Bachelors degree in any field from a recognized Institution

Bachelor of Arts in Community Development

8 semesters Kshs.51,500 per semester Digital learning Ksh.40,000

KCSE C+ (plus) Or a Diploma in a relevant field

Bachelor of Social Work and Administration

8 semesters Kshs.51,500 per semester.

KCSE C+ (plus) Or a Diploma in a relevant field

Bachelor of Arts in Development Studies

Full time 8 semesters Kshs.51,500 per semester Digital Learning Kshs.40,000 per semester

KCSE C+ (plus) Or a Diploma in a relevant field

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

8 semesters Kshs.51,500 per semester

KCSE C+ (plus) Or a Diploma in a relevant field

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Development Studies

8 semesters Kshs.45,550 per semester Digital Ksh 40,000

KCSE C+ (plus) Or a Diploma in a relevant field

Diploma in NGO Management

2 academic years Kshs.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Kshs.24,000 per trimester

KCSE mean grade C- (minus)

Diploma in Community Development and Social Work

2 academic years Kshs.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Kshs.24,000 per trimester

KCSE mean grade C- (minus)

Certificate in Community Development and Social Work

1½ academic years Kshs.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Kshs.24,000 per trimester

KCSE D+(plus)

Certificate in Project Management

1½ academic years Kshs.24,550 per trimester Kshs.20,550 per trimester All other campuses

KCSE D+(plus)

 

Department of Journalism and Mass Communication

Master of Arts (M.A) in Journalism and Media Studies

4 semesters Ksh.64,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.59,550 per semester

Bachelors of Arts in a related field with a minimum of Second Class Honours (Upper Division) from a recognized University Or Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with two years of relevant working experience

Master of Arts (M.A) in Film Studies

4 semesters Ksh.64,550 per semester.

Bachelors of Arts in related field with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) from a recognized University Or Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with two years of relevant working experience.

Bachelor of Arts in Film and Animation Studies BA(FAS)

8 semesters Ksh.60,550 per semester Digital learning, 8 semesters, Ksh.40,000 per semester

 

KCSE mean grade of C+ (Plus) and C+ (plus) in either English or Kiswahili / Art & Design / Drawing & Design or KACE with two principals of which one is pass in one of the languages and one subsidiary or a Diploma in Film studies from a recongized institution

Bachelor of Arts in Mass Media and Communication

8 semesters Ksh.60,500 per semester Digital Learning 8 semesters Ksh.40,000 per semester

KCSE mean grade of C+(Plus) and C+ (plus) in either English or Kiswahili or KACE with 2 principal passes and one subsidiary pass in one of the languages Or Diploma in Mass Media from a recognized Institution

Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication

 

2 academic years Ksh.29,550 per trimester

KCSE mean grade C-(minus) and C (Plain) in either English or Kiswahili.

Diploma in Film Studies

2 academic years Ksh.34,550 per trimester

KCSE mean grade C-(minus) and C(plain) in either English or Kiswahili / Art & Design / Drawing & Design A certificate in a related field

Diploma in Animation and Motion Graphics

2 academic years Ksh.34,550 per trimester

KCSE mean grade C-(minus) and C (plain) in either English or Kiswahili. A certificate in a related field

Diploma in Public Relations and Diplomacy

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester

KCSE mean grade C-(minus) and C (plain) in either English or Kiswahili. A certificate in a related field

Certificate in Public Relations

1½ academic years Kshs.20,550 per Trimester.

KCSE mean grade of D+(plus) and grade C- (minus) in Kiswahili or English.

Institute of Security Studies, Justice & Ethics ( Nairobi Campus)

Master of Arts in Governance and Ethics

4 semesters Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.50,000 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (DIBel) Ksh.45,000 per semester

Bachelors of Education (Arts) or Bachelors of Arts at Undergraduate level with a minimum of Second Class Honours (Upper Division) qualification Or Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with two years of relevant working experience.

Master of Arts in Security Studies and Criminology

4 semesters Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.50,000 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (DIBel) Ksh.45,000 per semester

Bachelors degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) from a recognized University Or Second Class Honours Lower Division with two years of relevant working experience.

Master of Arts in Law Enforcement and Public Administration

4 semesters Ksh.59,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.50,000 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (DIBel) Ksh.45,000 per semester

Bachelors degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) from a recognized University Or Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with two years of relevant working experience.

Bachelor of Arts in Security Studies and Criminology

8 semesters Ksh.49,500 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (DIBel) Ksh.33,000 per semester Digital learning Ksh.40,000 per semester

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) Or A diploma in a relevant field.

Bachelor of Arts in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution (BA PS & CR)

8 semesters Ksh.49,500 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (DIBeL) Ksh.33,000 per semester Digital Learning Ksh.42,000 per semester

KCSE certificate with a minimum of C+ (plus) Or A diploma in a relevant field

Bachelor of Arts in Justice and Security Studies (BAJ- SS)

8semesters Ksh.49,500 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (DIBeL) Ksh.33,000 per semester Digital learning Ksh.40,000 per Semester

KCSE with a minimum grade of C+ (plus) Or A diploma in a relevant field

Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration and Governance

8 semesters Ksh.51,500 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (DIBeL) Ksh.33,000 per semester Digital learning Ksh.40,000 per Semester

KCSE certificate with a minimum of C+ (plus) Or A diploma in a relevant field

Diploma in County Administration and Governance

KCSE mean grade of C- (minus) Or A certificate in a relevant field

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

Diploma in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolutions

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

KCSE mean grade of C- (minus) Or A certificate in a relevant field

Diploma in Security Studies and Criminology

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

​​ KCSE mean grade of C- (minus) or a certificate in a relevant field

Certificate in Security Studies and Criminology

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

KCSE mean grade of D+ (plus)

Certificate in Conflict Resolutions and Peace Studies

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

KCSE mean grade of D+ (plus)

 

School Of Education

PhD in Education

3 years Ksh.750,000 @ 250,000 Per Annum (Coursework, Examination and Thesis)

Masters of Education in a relevant field.

Master of Education

Distance,Institution-Based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL) kshs. 45,000 per semester Full time 4 semesters Kshs.65,000 per semester Digital learning Kshs. 50,000 per semester

A holder of Bachelors of education with at least Second Class Honors upper Division or its equivalent from a recognized University Or Second Class Honours Lower division with a minimum of 2 years relevant working experience

Postgraduate Diploma in Education

(DIBeL) 3 semesters Ksh.32,000 per semester Digital Kshs.50,000 per Semester

Bachelors degree from a recognized university

Bachelor of Education (Science)

KCSE mean grade C+(plus) with C+ (Plus) in two teaching subjects and C(Plain) in English and Mathematics Or A Diploma in Education (science) and C+(plus) in the two teaching subjects with C (plain) in English and Mathematics

KCSE mean grade C+(plus) with C+ (Plus) in two teaching subjects and C(Plain) in English and Mathematics Or A Diploma in Education (science) and C+(plus) in the two teaching subjects with C (plain) in English and Mathematics

Bachelor of Education (Arts)

Full time 8 semesters Ksh.52,800 per semester Distance,Institution-Based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL) Ksh.33,000 per semester Digital Learning Ksh.40,000 per semester

At least KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in two teaching subjects. Or A diploma in Education (Arts) and C+ (plus) in the two teaching subjects.

Bachelor of Education Primary Education

8 semesters Ksh.52,800 Distance,Institution-Based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL) Kshs. 33,000 per semester

KCSE certificate with an average grade of C+ (plus) or its equivalent Or KCSE mean grade of C (plain) with a Diploma in Education from a recognized institution.

Diploma in Education (Science)

2½ academic years Ksh.32,550 per trimester Distance,Institution-Based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL) Ksh.27,000 per trimester

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in the two subjects of specialization and C (plain) in English and Mathematics

Diploma in Education (Arts)

2½ academic years Ksh.29,550 per trimester Distance,Institution-Based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL) Ksh.24,000 per trimester

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in two teaching subjects

Department of Educational Psychology and Technology (Ept)

Doctor of Philosophy in Education (Ph.D)

3 years Kshs. 750,000 250,000 Per Annum (Course work, Exam and Thesis )

Masters of Education in relevant field

Master of Education

Distance,Institution-Based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL) kshs. 45,000 per semester Full time 4 semesters Kshs.65,000 per semester Digital learning Kshs. 50,000 per semester

A holder of Bachelors of education with at least Second Class Honors upper Division or its equivalent from a recognized University Or Second Class Honours Lower division with a minimum of 2 years relevant working experience

Master of Education in Special Needs Education (MSE)

6 Semesters Ksh.45,000 per semester

a). A holder of Bachelor of Education in Special Needs (BED-SNE) with at least Second Class Upper Division or its equivalent from a University recognised by the Commission for University Education (CUE). b). A holder of Bachelors of Education in Special Needs Education with Second Class division or its equivalent from a university recognised by the Commission for University Education (CUE) with at least two years of teaching experence. c). A holder of Bachelor of Education degree from a recognised University with Second Class honors Upper Division or its equivalent from a University recognised by the Commission of University Education (CUE) with two years teaching experience in a special school or unit. d). A holder of Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree from a recognised University with at least Second Class honors Upper Division or its equivalent from a University recognised by the Commission for University Education (CUE) and at least two years of teaching experience in a special school or unit.

B.Ed. in Special Needs Education (Primary Option)

8 Semesters Ksh.55,800 (Full time) (DIBeL) Ksh.36,000 per semester

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) Or A mean grade of C (plain) at KCSE and a Diploma in Special Needs Education from a recognized Institution.

B.Ed. in Special Needs Education (Secondary Option)

8 semesters Ksh.55,800 per semester (DIBeL) Ksh.36,000 per semester

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) and C+(Plus) in two teaching subjects Or Mean grade C (plain) at KCSE and a Diploma in Special Needs Education from a recognized Institution.

Diploma in Special Needs Education

2½ academic years Ksh.27,000 per trimester (full time) Distance,Institution-Based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL) Ksh.27,000 per trimester

KCSE mean grade C(plain) and C (plain) in two teaching subjects

Department of Early Childhood Studies

Doctor of Philosophy (Early Childhood Studies)

3 years Ksh.750,000 @250,000 Per Annum (Coursework, Examination and Thesis )

Masters of Education degree in Early Childhood Studies or a relevant field.

Master of Education in Early Childhood Studies

Ksh. 45,000 per Semester Full time 8 semesters Ksh.45,550 Per Semester Distance,Institution-Based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL) Ksh.33,000 per Semester Digital learning Ksh.42,000 per semester

Holder of Bachelors degree in Education (ECS) or a relevant field from a recognized university and at least Upper Second Class Honours. Or Bachelor degree in Early Childhood Studies from a recognized university with a minimum of Second Class Honours LowerDivision qualification with a minimum of 2 years work experience.

Diploma in Early Childhood Studies

2½ academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Distance,Institution-Based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL) Ksh.24,000 per trimester Digital Learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

KCSE mean grade of C (plain) or a certificate in ECD from a recognized institution

Certificate in Early Childhood Studies

1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Distance,Institution-Based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL) Ksh.20,000 per trimester Digital Learning Ksh.20,000 per trimester

KCSE mean grade of C- (minus)

 

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