Official Mount Kenya University Fee Structure

Many students hoping to join Mount Kenya University have been asking me to do an article on the fees structure and courses offered at the institution over the past months. First of all, you need to know that Mount Kenya University is one of the leading private university in Kenya with a student body in excess of 80,000. So you are guaranteed to joining a reputable institution.

Without further ado, here is a list of courses offered at Mount Kenya University and their respective fee structure

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1.  Medical School

DEPARTMENT OF DENTAL SCIENCES 

PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
Bachelor of Science in Dental Technology. (Registered with Kenya Dental Technologists Association) DIRECT ENTRY

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

 

(UPGRADING) MATURE ENTRY

Diploma in Dental Technology from an Institution recognized by Mount Kenya University Senate.

* Have undergone 1year mandatory internship and at least 1-year working experience.

*Foreign students must be cleared by their professional body and Kenya Dental Technologist Association.

 

8 semesters for

DIRECT ENTRY.

 

5 semesters for DIPLOMA HOLDERS Ksh.79,550

per semester

Bachelor of Science in Oral Health (Registered with Oral Health Association of Kenya) DIRECT ENTRY

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.

 

*Have undergone 1-year mandatory internship and at least 1-year working experience.

*Foreign students must be cleared by their professional body and Kenya Dental Technologist Association.

8 semesters for

DIRECT ENTRY.

 

5 semesters for DIPLOMA HOLDERS

Ksh.79,550 per semester

Diploma in Community Oral Health (Dental Therapy) 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.

3 academic years Ksh.49,550 per trimester
Diploma in

Dental Technology

KCSE mean grade of C (plain) and C

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

3 academic years Ksh.49,550 per trimester

 

DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCES
PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION, FEES & CAMPUSES,
PhD in medical laboratory Sciences

Option:

Immunology, Hematology and blood transfusion, Microbiology, Virology, Molecular Biology, Histology &cytology, Parasitology & Entomology, Clinical Chemistry

Master degree in the area of specialization

Or

Master in Medical Biomedical Sciences

3 years

Ksh.200,000 per year (Thesis Only)

Master of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences

Option:

Bachelor degree in relevant field with Second Class Honours Upper Division

Or

 

4 semesters Ksh.84,550 per

Immunology, Hematology

blood transfusion, Microbiology, Virology, Molecular Biology, Histology & Cytology, Parasitology & Entomology, Clinical Chemistry (offered in collaboration with Institute of Primate Research)

Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences recognized by the senate of Mount Kenya University. semester Offered in collaboration with Institute of Primate Research (IPR) Karen
Bachelor of Science in Medical KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and 8 semesters
Laboratory Sciences (BSc.MLS) Approved by Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologist Board (KMLTTB) C+ (plus) in Mathematics/Physics,

Biology, Chemistry, and English/Kiswahili

Or upgrading:

for direct entry at

Ksh.75,550

per semester 5 semesters

One must be registered by the KMLTTB board as Diploma holder.

Practised for at least two years after being registered as a Diploma holder.

Diploma holders

Ksh.60,000

per semester Weekend Nairobi Campus

Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences (DMLS)

Registered by KMLTTB

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

Or

One must be registered by the KMLTTB

board as a certificate holder.

Practised for at least two years after being registered as a certificate holder.

3 academic years Ksh.34,550

per trimester

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY HEALTH

Master of science A Bachelors degree with Second Class Honours,

Upper Division Or

Second Class Honours with lower division with at least 2 years relevant work experience

4semesters

Ksh.79,550 Per Semester

in community

health( weekends and Digital)

Master of Science

in Health Education, Promotion and

Bachelor Degree with Second Class Honours, Upper Division Or

Second Class Honours with lower division with at least 2 years relevant work experience

4 semesters

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

Development
Bachelor of 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

8 semesters

Ksh.54,550/ -Per Semester

Science
in Community
Health
Bachelor of Science in Health Education and Promotion 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

8 semesters

Ksh.54,550/ -Per Semester

Diploma in 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. 2 academic years Ksh.29,550 per trimester
community Health
and HIV/AIDS
Management
Certificate in KCSE mean grade D+ (Plus) with at least D (plain) in English/Kiswahili, Mathematics/Physics, Biology/ Chemistry/Physical science/Biological Science. 1½ academic years

Ksh.24,550

per trimester

Community
Health and
HIV/AIDS
Management

        

DEPARTMENT OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND BIO STATISTICS
PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
 

Ph.D. in Public Health

 

Relevant master Degree, and a Bachelor Degree from a recognized University with at least Second Class Honours (upper-division.)

 

6 semesters Ksh.200,000

per annum

 

 

Master of Public Health (MPH)

 

 

A holder of a relevant Bachelor degree with Second Class Honours, (Upper Division) in the following

 

 

 

4 semesters Ksh.69,550

per semester Ksh.65,000

for Digital

Evening Kshs.79,550

Options areas; Environmental Health, Environmental Studies,
Epidemiology and Disease Water and Civil Engineering, Pharmacy, Nursing,
Control, Health Promotion Clinical Medicine, Biomedical Laboratory
and International Health, Technology, Biomedical Sciences, Public Health,
Monitoring and Evaluation Nutrition and other Biological Science related
courses recognized by the university senate.
 

Master of Public Health

 

A holder of a relevant Bachelor degree with Second

 

4 semesters Ksh.69,550

per semester Ksh.65,000

for Digital

Evening Kshs.79,550

in Reproductive Health 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.

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH
Master of Science in Food Hygiene and Safety A holder of at least a relevant Bachelor degree with Second Class Honours Upper Division, or Second Class Honours lower division with at least 2 years Ksh. 69,550/-Per Semester (Weekend/regular) Course takes four (4) Semesters
 

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.

 

Master of Public Health Nutrition

 

Bachelor degree with Second Class Honours, Upper Division or Second Class Honours with lower division with at least 2 years relevant work experience in the following areas: Environmental Health; Community Health;

Health Education, promotion and development Biomedical Sciences; Public Health; Community Health; Nutrition and Dietetics, Medicine and other biological science-related courses recognized by the University Senate.

 

Ksh. 69,550/- Per Semester

(Weekend/regular)

Course takes
four (4) Semesters
 

 

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health

 

 

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) or its equivalent 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

 

 

8 semesters Ksh.59,550

-per semester

Diploma in Environmental Health Science KCSE mean grade of C (plain) and C (plain) Kiswahili / English Mathematics/Physics/ Chemistry and biological Sciences

Or

A certificate in Environmental Health, Public Health or community Health from an Institution recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

2 academic years

Ksh.29,550 per trimester

 

PROGRAMMES         ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS         DURATION, FEES &
Master of Clinical Medicine

Options:

Forensic Medicine, Accidents and Emergency Medicine, Family Health

Bachelor of Science in Clinical Medicine

Or MBChB

Or Any qualifications recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

6 semesters

Ksh104,550 per semester

Bachelor of Science in Clinical Medicine and Community Health KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) with a minimum aggregate of 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.

8 semesters

Ksh.98,550 per semester

 

5 semesters

Ksh.120,000 per semester

Bachelor of Science in Health Records and Information Management Regular

KCSE average grade C+, C+(Plus) in English/ Kiswahili, C (plain)Mathematics/physics & Biology

Or

A Diploma in Health Record & Information Technology with at least C (plain) in KCSE

8 semesters

Ksh.54,550 per semester

Digital learning 6 trimesters

Ksh.42,000 per semester Weekend classes

6 trimesters

Ksh. 60,000

Diploma in clinical Medicine and Surgery 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. 3 academic years Ksh.56,000 per trimester September Intake only
Diploma in Health records & Information Technology regular

KCSE mean grade C (plain) and C- (minus) in English/Kiswahili, Mathematics/ Physics & Biology Or

weekends

Professional Certificate in Health Records

from an Institution recognized by AMRO –Kenya with a mean grade C-(minus) in KCSE.

3 academic years Ksh.29,550 per trimester Regular/ weekend classes
Certificate in Health Records & Information Technology KCSE mean grade C-(minus) and C-(minus) in: English/Kiswahili, Biology/Biological Sciences and a D+ (plus) in Mathematics/Physics. 2 academic years

Ksh.29,550 per trimester

 

PROGRAMMES            ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS                  DURATION & FEES

Post Graduate Diploma in Pharmaceutical Sales and Marketing Bachelor of Pharmacy, Bachelor of Science in Science subjects 2 academic years

Ksh.59,550 per trimester

Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPHARM) KCSE mean grade B-(minus) with C+ (Plus) in Cluster subjects: Biology/Biological Science, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics, English/Kiswahili  

10 semesters Ksh.128,200 Per semester

Or
Diploma in relevant discipline in Health Science plus KCSE mean grade C (plain) with C (plain) in Cluster subjects: Biology/Biological Science, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics, English/Kiswahili  

10 semesters

Or
Diploma (Credit) in Pharmaceutical Technology& Registered Pharmaceutical Technologists plus KCSE mean grade C (plain) with C (plain) in cluster subjects:

Biology/Biological Science, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics, English/Kiswahili

 

10 semesters

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.  

10 semesters

Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology (DPT) KCSE mean grade C (plain) and C (plain) in Biology/ Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics, English/Kiswahili 3 academic years

Ksh.34,550 per trimester

 

PROGRAMMES         ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS         DURATION & FEES
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing.

(thesis only

A Master degree in the area of specialization 6 semesters Ksh.600,000

whole course

Master of Science in Nursing

Options;

Midwifery Nursing,

Medical Surgical Nursing,

Critical Care Nursing,

Nursing education,

Leadership and management

·       Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Mount Kenya University or any other recognized university.

·       Must have been practicing for at least TWO years post Bachelor in Science training.

·       Must possess a valid practicing license from the Nursing Council of Kenya.

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

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Direct Entry) KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) or its equivalent             Regular

and C+ (plus) in each of the following subjects:             12 trimesters English/Kiswahili, Mathematics/Physics,                   Ksh.85,550 per trimester and Chemistry & Biology.                                       Thika Main Campus Only

May and Septemebr Intake Only

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Upgrading) 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.

8 trimesters

Ksh.85,550 per trimester Weekends

Thika Main Campus Only May and Septemebr Intake Only

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Upgrading, Distance Learning) KCSE mean grade C (plain) or Division II.

Plus

A valid practice license from Nursing Council of Kenya.

Plus

Two Years work experience after Graduation as a registered nurse

8 trimesters

Ksh.60,000 per trimester (Excluding placement fee), Indexing and NCK training materials Ksh 26,000 Payable directly to Nursing Council of Kenya

(A/C No. 01136098613400)

Cooperative Bank

 

DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
PhD in Entomology (Thesis only ) A master degree,

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

3 years

Total cost of program Ksh450, 000

@ 150,000 per year.

PhD in Ecology

(Thesis only )

A master degree.

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the

3 years

Total cost of program

Ksh450, 000 at 150,000 per year.

Mount Kenya University senate.
 

PhD in Zoology

(Thesis only )

A master degree.

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

3 years

Total cost of program Ksh450,000

At 150,000 per year.

PhD in Conservation Biology (Thesis only ) A master degree.

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

3 years

Total cost of program Ksh450,000@

150,000 per year.

PhD in Biochemistry (Thesis only ) A master degree.

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

3 years

Total cost of program Ksh450, 000

150,000 per year.

PhD in Molecular Biology

(Thesis only )

A master degree

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

3 years Total cost

Ksh450, 000 @

150,000 per year.

Master of Science in Applied Bachelor degree in relevant field with a Second Class Honours (Upper Division)

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

4 semesters

Kshs.59,550 Per Semester.

(Regular & Weekend)

Entomology (Digital Learning)

6 semester

Kshs.50, 000 per semester.

 

SCHOOL OF PURE AND APPLIED SCIENCES

 

Master of Science (Ecology and Conservation Biology) Bachelor degree in relevant field with a Second Class Honours (Upper Division)

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

4 semesters

Kshs.59,550 Per Semester (Regular & Weekend)

(Digital Learning)

Kshs.50, 000 per Semester.

Master of Science (Biotechnology) Bachelor degree in relevant field with a Second Class Honours (Upper Division)

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

4 semesters

Kshs.59,550 Per Semester (Regular & Weekend) (Digital Learning)

Kshs.50, 000 per Semester.

Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and/or Physics Or

Diploma in relevant disciplines from an Institution of Higher Learning recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

8 semesters

Kshs.54,550 Per Semester

Bachelor of Science in Applied Biology 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.

8 semesters (Regular & weekend)

Kshs54,550 Per Semester

(Digital Learning)

Kshs.36, 000 per Semester.

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science KCSE certificate with a minimum of C+(plus)and grade C+ (plus) in Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and/or Physics

Or

Diploma in relevant disciplines from an Institution of Higher Learning recognizedby the Mount Kenya University senate with a mean grade of C (plain) in KCSE.

8 semesters (Regular & weekend)

Kshs54,550 Per Semester

 

(Digital Learning)

Kshs.36, 000 per Semester.

Bridging Certificate in Biology For those who meet mean grade for degree or diploma programme but lack cluster subjects requirements 1 trimester

Kshs.20,550 Per Trimester

Regular & (Digital Learning)

 

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES
PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
PhD in Chemistry

(Thesis only )

Options:

* Analytical Chemistry

* Organic Chemistry

A master degree, or equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate. 3 years

Ksh. 150,000 per year.

PhD in Natural Products Chemistry (Thesis only ) A master degree

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

3 years

Ksh. 150,000 per year.

Master of Science Chemistry Bachelor degree in relevant field with a Second Class Honours (Upper Division)

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

4 semesters

Kshs.59,550 Per Semester (Regular & Weekend) (Digital Learning)

Kshs.50, 000 per semester.

Bachelor of science in Laboratory Sciences KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and/or Physics Or

Diploma in relevant disciplines from Institution recognized by the Mount Kenya Univesity senate

8 semesters full time Kshs.54,550 Per Semester (Digital Learning)

Kshs.36, 000 per semester.

Bachelor of science in Industrial Chemistry KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Chemistry Or Diploma in relevant disciplines from Institution recognized by the Mount Kenya Univesity senate with mean grade C (Plain) 8 semesters full time Kshs.54,550 Per Semester

 

SCHOOL OF PURE AND APPLIED SCIENCES

Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology KCSE mean grade of C (plain) and grade C- (minus) in Chemistry, Biology Or Relevant Certificate 5 Trimesters full time and Digital Learning Kshs.29,550 Per Trimester
Bridging Certificate in: Physics / Chemistry For those who meet mean grade for degree or diploma programme but lack cluster subjects requirements 1 Trimesters full time Kshs.20,550 Per Trimester
full time and Digital
Learning
 

Master of Science in Statistics

(i)  A Bachelor Degree 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 Honours (Lower Division) with two years’ experience.

Full time

4 semesters

Kshs 59,550 per semester.

(Digital Learning)

6 Semester

Kshs 50,000

 

Bachelor of Science in Statistics

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and/or Physics

Or

Diploma in relevant disciplines from an Institution of Higher Learning recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

8 semesters Kshs.59,550 per semester.
Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Sciences. KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and grade C+ (plus) in Mathematics and C (plain) in English

Or

Diploma in relevant disciplines from an Institution of Higher Learning recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate with a mean grade ofC ( plain) in KCSE.

8 semesters Kshs.45,550

Per semester

Bridging Certificate in Mathematics For those who meet mean grade for Degree Diploma or certificate programme but lack cluster subjects requirements. 1 trimester Kshs.20,550

Per Trimester

(Regular &

Digital Learning)
Enhancement in Mathematics Bachelors Degree in Education. 1 semester Ksh,30,000

per semester

(Full time and Digital
Learning)

 

 

PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
Master of Science in Cyber security  

 

Bachelor degree with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in computer related course

Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

Coursework, examination and Thesis or Project.

4 semesters

Ksh59,550 per semester

(Full time)

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

 

Bachelor degree with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in computer related course Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate.

Course work, examination and Thesis or Project.

4 semesters

Ksh59,550 per semester

(Full time)

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology KCSE mean Grade C+(plus) with minimum of C (plain) in Mathematics/Physics and English/Kiswahili Or

Diploma in relevant field

fulltime

8 semesters

Ksh.45,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.42,000

Diploma in Information Technology KCSE Mean grade of C- (minus) with D+(plus) in Math/Physics and English/Kiswahili Or Relevant Certificate recognized by Mount Kenya

University Senate

2 academic years

Ksh.24,550 per trimester

 

Diploma in Information Systems

KCSE Mean grade of C- (minus) with D+(plus) in Math/Physics and English/Kiswahili

Or

relevant Certificate recognized by the Mount Kenya

University senate.

 

2 academic years

Ksh 24,550 per trimester (Regular)

Certificate in Information Technology At least KCSE Mean grade of D+(Plus) 1½ academic years

Ksh.20,550 (Full time)

Proficiency Certificate in Information Technology At least KCSE Mean grade of D+(Plus) 1 trimester

Ksh.20,550 (Full time)

 

DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION SCIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT
Master of Information Science (MIS) Bachelor degree with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in Information Science related Or

Equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya Universitysenate.

Course work, examination and Thesis or Project.

4 semesters Ksh.69,550

per semester (Full time)

Bachelor of Science in Information Science KCSE mean Grade C+(plus) with minimum of C (plain) in Mathematics and English OrDiploma in relevant field recognized by Mount Kenya University Senate with a mean grade of C (plain) fulltime

8 semesters

Ksh.45,550 Per Semester Digital learning Ksh.42,000 All Campuses

Diploma in Information Science KCSE mean Grade C (plain) with minimum of C (plain) in Mathematics and English

Or

Certificate in relevant discipline

2 academic years

Ksh.24,550 Per Trimester

 

1.  Diploma in Archives and Records Management

 

2.  Diploma in Library Management

 

KCSE mean Grade C-(minus) Or

Certificate in relevant discipline from an institution recognized by Mount Kenya University Senate

 

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

20,000 per Trimester

DEPARTMENT OF ENTERPRISE COMPUTING
 

Bachelor of Business Information Technology (BBIT)

 

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) with minimum of C (plain) in Mathematics and English

Or Diploma in relevant field recognized Mount Kenya University Senate with KCSbEy a mean grade of C (plain).

 

Full time

8 semesters

Ksh.45,550 Per Semester Digital learning Ksh.42,000

Diploma in Business Information Technology KCSE Mean grade of C- (minus) with D+(plus) in Math/Physics and English/Kiswahili

Or

Relevant certificate

2 academic years Ksh24,550 Per Trimester
Certificate in Business Information Technology KCSE Mean grade of D+(Plus) 1½ academic years

Ksh.20,550 Per Trimester

 

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING
MSc. Renewable Energy

and Environmental Engineering.

A Bachelor Degree Second Class Honours Upper

Division or Lower Division with 2 years work experience

4 semesters

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bachelor of Science KCSE mean grade C+ (plus), C (plain) in Mathematics, Physics/ physical Sciences or Geography English / Kiswahili

Or Diploma in relevant field.

8 semesters
Energy and Kshs. 54,550 Per Semester
Environmental (Regular and Weekends)
Technology
Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Exploration and Production KCSE mean grade C + with C(plain) in Mathematics, Physics/Physical Science, English / Kiswahili Or Geography or Diploma in relevant field (full-time, part-time) 8 Semesters

Kshs. 54,550

Per Semester

Bachelor of Science in Real Estate Management 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.

8 semesters

Ksh. 54,550 per semester.

(Regular program)
DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING
B.TECH Computer and Electronic Systems. KCSE mean grade C + with C+(plus) in Mathematics, Physics/Physical Science 8 semesters

Kshs. 45,550 Per Semester (Full time)

Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering KCSE C (plain) Or KCSE C-(Minus) with a certificate in relevant field. 3 academic years Kshs.29,550 per Trimester (Regular, Part-time)
Diploma in Medical Engineering At least KCSE C (plain) Or KCSE C-(Minus) with a certificate in relevant field. 3 academic years Kshs.29,550 per Trimester (Regular, part-time)

 

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

 

DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT

 

PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION AND FEES
Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration Options Entrepreneurship and

Small Business Management,

A master Degree in the area of specialization and a Bachelor Degree from a recognized university with at least Second Class Upper Division. 6 semesters

Total cost of Program Ksh.750,000 (course work and Thesis)

Human Resource and Organizational Management,
Marketing Management, Strategic Organizational Leadership and Management, Ksh. 600,000 (Thesis Only)
Production and Operation Management.
Post-Graduate Diploma

in Project Planning and Management

A Degree in any field,

Or

An Advanced/Higher Diploma or its equivalent from a recognized examination body or institution of higher learning with three years industry experience.

3 Semesters

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

Master of Science in Procurement and Supplies Management. Bachelor degree from a recognized university with a minimum of Second Class Honours Upper Division qualification.

Or

Bachelor degree from a recognized University with a minimum of Second Class Honours Lower Division with a minimum of 2 years

work experience.

4 semesters

Ksh.59,550 Per Semester

 

Digital Learning Ksh.50,000 per semester

Master of Arts in Public Administration and Management

Options:

Public Policy & Administration,

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

Or

4 semesters

Ksh.59,550 Per Semester

Digital Learning Ksh.50,000 per semester

 

Local Government Administration, Financial Management, Social Services Management, Community Development,

NGO Management (Regular & Evening Programmes)

Second Class Honours Lower Division with a minimum of 2 years work experience.
Master of Science in Human Resource Development A 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’ work experience.

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

Ksh 50,000 Per Semester

Master of Science in Marketing A 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’ work experience.

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

Ksh 50,000 Per Semester

Master of Science in Entrepreneurship A 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’ work experience.

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

Ksh 50,000 Per Semester

Master of Science in Office Administration & Management A 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’ work experience.

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

Ksh 50,000 Per Semester

Master of Science in Project Planning and Management A Bachelor 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’ work experience.

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

Ksh 50,000 Per Semester

 

 

Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration KCSE mean grade C+

Or

A Diploma in a relevant area

8 semesters

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

Bachelor of Business Management Options:

Marketing Management, Human Resource Management, Banking and Finance, Entrepreneurship, Risk and Insurance

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus)

Or

A diploma in a relevant area

8 semesters

Ksh.45,550 per semester

Digital learning Ksh.40,000 per semester

Management, International Business Management, Supplies, and Procurement Management, Accounting
Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) or its equivalent qualification.

Or

A diploma in a relevant area

8 semesters

Ksh.54,550 per semester

Digital Learning 8 Semesters

Ksh 40,000 Per Semester
Bachelor of Office Management and Administration KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) or its equivalent qualification.

Or

A diploma in a relevant area

8 semesters

Ksh.54,550 per semester

Digital Learning 8 Semesters

Ksh 40,000 Per Semester

 

Diploma in Human

KCSE mean grade of C- (Minus)

Or

Certificate in relevant field.

2 academic years

Ksh.24,550

Resource Management per trimester

Digital learning

Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Diploma in Business Management KCSE mean grade of C- (Minus)

Or

Certificate in relevant field.

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Diploma in Maritime Transport Logistics Kcse mean grade of C- or certificate in the relevant field. 2 academic years

Kshs. 24,550 per trimester

Certificate in Maritime Transport Logistics Kcse mean grade of D+ 1½ academic years

Kshs. 24,550 per trimester

 

 

Diploma in Marketing Management KCSE certificate with a minimum of C- (Minus)

Or

Certificate in relevant field.

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Diploma in Entrepreneurship KCSE certificate with a minimum of C- (Minus)

Or

Certificate in relevant field.

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning
Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Diploma in Supplies and Procurement Management (DSPM) KCSE certificate with a minimum of C- (Minus)

Or

Certificate in relevant field.

2 academic years

Ksh.24,550 per trimester

Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

Diploma in Project Management KCSE certificate with a minimum of C- (Minus)

Or

Certificate in relevant field.

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Certificate in Business Management KCSE mean grade D + (Plus) 1½ academic years

Ksh.20,550 per trimester

Digital learning

Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Certificate in Human Resource Management KCSE mean grade D + (Plus) 1½ academic years

Ksh.20,550 per trimester

Digital learning

Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Certificate in Marketing Management KCSE mean grade D + (Plus) 1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning
Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Certificate in Entrepreneurship KCSE mean grade D + (Plus) 1½ academic years

Ksh.20,550 per trimester

Digital learning
Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Certificate in

Supplies & Procurement

KCSE mean grade D + (Plus) 1½ academic years

Ksh.20,550 per trimester

Management (CSPM) Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Certificate in Project Management KCSE mean grade D + (Plus) 1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning
Ksh.24,000 per trimester

 

DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS
PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
Master of Arts in Economics Bachelor 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 work experience.

4 semesters

Ksh.59,550 per semester

Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance KCSE C+ (plus) or its equivalent and C (plain) in

Mathematics and English / Kiswahili.

Or

A Diploma in a relevant area

8 semesters

Ksh.45,550 per semester

Bachelor of Science in Economics KCSE C+ (plus) or its equivalent and C (plain) in

Mathematics and English / Kiswahili.

Or

A Diploma in a relevant area.

Or

CPA/CPS qualification

 

8 semesters

Ksh.45,550 per semester

Bachelor of Science in Economics and Statistics KCSE C+ (plus) or its equivalent and C (plain) in Mathematics and English / Kiswahili.

Or

A Diploma in a relevant area

8 semesters

Ksh.45,550 per semester

Bachelor of Science in Finance and Statistics KCSE C+ (plus) or its equivalent and C+ (plus) in Mathematics and English / Kiswahili.

Or

A Diploma in a relevant area

8 semesters

Ksh.45,550 per semester

DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE.
PROGRAMMES MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS DURATION & TUITION FEES
Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration Options

*Accounting and Finance.

A master Degree in the area of specialization and a Bachelor Degree from a recognized university with at least Second Class Upper Division. 6 semesters. Ksh250,000 Per Annum (coursework and Thesis)

Ksh. 750,000

Ksh. 600,000

(Thesis only)

 

Master of Business Administration

*Accounting & Finance

*Human Resource Management

*Marketing Management

*Strategic Management

*Production and Operations Management.

*Small Business Management.

A Bachelor 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’ work experience.

Full time

4 semesters.

Ksh 59,550 per semester

Distance and Institution

based learning

6 sessions

Ksh 45,000 per session,

Digital

4 semesters

Ksh 50,000 per semester,

Executive Master of Business Administration (MKU in partnership with Makerere University Business School) A first Degree in any field of study from a recognized University

Or

A minimum of 4 years managerial work experience

Or Any other qualification recognized by Mount Kenya University senate

Module 1 (8 months)

Ksh 300,000

Module 2. (5 months)

Ksh 250,000

Module 3.(5 months)

Ksh. 300,000

Master of Science in Finance A Bachelor 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’ work experience.

4 semesters

Ksh 59,550

per semester

Master of Science in Accounting A Bachelor 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’ work experience.

4 semesters

Ksh 59,550

per semester

Bachelor of Commerce

Options:

*Accounting & Finance

*Banking

*Human resource management

*Marketing management

*Strategic management

*Production and Operations Management.

*Purchasing and Supplies Management.

At least KCSE C+ and C (plain) in Mathematics and English /Kiswahili Or

A Diploma in a relevant area

8 semesters

Ksh. 45,550 per semester.

Digital Learning Ksh.40, 000 per semester.

 

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

 

Diploma \Certificate in Financial Science KCSE C-(Minus) and C-(Minus) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili for Diploma. KCSE mean grade D+(Plus) and

D (Plain) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili

for Certificate.

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

Diploma \ Certificate in Accounting

KCSE C-(Minus) and C-(Minus) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili for Diploma. KCSE mean grade D+(Plus) and

D (Plain) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili

for Certificate.

 

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

per trimester
Digital learning
Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Diploma/certificate in Banking and Finance KCSE C-(Minus) and C-(Minus) in Mathematics and English/Kiswhili for Diploma. KCSE mean grade D+(Plus) and

D (Plain) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili

for Certificate.

2 academic years for Diploma 1½ academic yea for Certificate Ksh.24,550
per trimester
Digital
Ksh.24,000 per trimester
Diploma in Micro -Finance KCSE C-(Minus) and C-(minus) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili Or A relevant Certificate 2 academic years Kshs.24,550 per trimester
Diploma in Risk management and Insurance KCSE C-(Minus) and C-(minus) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili Or A relevant Certificate 2 academic years Kshs.24,550 per trimester
Certificate in Risk Management and Insurance KCSE D+(Plus) and D (Plain) in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili. 1½ academic years

Ksh.24,550per

trimesters

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
Masters of Science in Hospitality Management Bachelor degree 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.

4 semester (Weekend & Regular)

Ksh.59,550

Digital learning

6 sessions

Kshs. 45,000 per session Digital

Ksh. 50,000 per Semester

Bachelors of Science in Hospitality Management

(BSc. HM)

KCSE with mean grade of C+(plus)

Or

A Diploma in a relevant area recognized by Mount Kenya University

8 semesters

Kshs. 54,550

per Semester. (Weekend & Regular)

Diploma in Hospitality Management KCSE certificate with a minimum of grade C- (minus) or equivalent qualification recognized by the Mount Kenya University Senate.Or Certificate in Hospitality Management from a recognized Institution. 2 academic years

Kshs. 32,550 per trimester.

Certificate in food production K.C.S.E D+ (Plus) 1½ academic years kshs 29,550 per trimester.
Certificate in food and beverages K.C.S.E D+ (Plus) 1½ academic years kshs 29,550 per trimester
DEPARTMENT OF TRAVEL AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT
 

Bachelor of Science in Travel and Tourism Management

(BSc. TTM)

 

KCSE grade of C+ (plus) Or

A diploma in a relevant area with atleast KCSE C(plain) .

 

8 semesters

Ksh. 54,550 per semester

Diploma in Travel and Tourism Management KCSE grade C- (minus)

Or Certificate in Tourism Management from a recognized institution

2 academic years

Kshs.32,550

per trimester

Certificate in Travel and

 

Tourism Operations

K.C.S.E D+ (Plus) 1½ academic years Kshs.29,550 per trimester.

 

SCHOOL OF LAW

 

PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
Bachelor of Laws

-(LLB)

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus)

Or Its equivalent with a minimum of B (plain) in English/ Kiswahili

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

 

8 semesters

Ksh.70,000 per semester

Diploma In law KCSE C (plain) or its equivalent with

a minimum grade C+ (plus) in English/Kiswahili.

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 at accredited Legal education provider

Or

A certificate of experimental learning issued by the council of legal education

2 academic years

Kshs.49,000 per Trimester

 

 SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

 

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY

 

PROGRAMMES MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS DURATION& TUITION FEES
PhD in Counseling Psychology Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from a recognized University. Three years Ksh.750,000

Course work, Exams & Thesis Only

Ksh, 600,000

Thesis Only

 

Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology

 

Bachelor 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 Or

Bachelor degree in Counseling Psychology with a Post Graduate Diploma in Counseling Psychology or in any other related discipline.

4 semesters Ksh.59,550 per semester Distance and Institution Based

Learning (D.I.B.L) 6 semesters Ksh.45,000 per semester

Digital learning Ksh.50,000 per semester

Post graduate Diploma in Counseling Psychology Bachelor in any field from Mount Kenya University

Or

any other recognized University

3 semesters

Kshs.49,550 per semester

Distance and

Institution Based
Learning (D.I.B.L)
3semesters
Kshs. 32,000
per semester
Bachelor of Counseling Psychology KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) or C (plain) and a Diploma in Counseling Psychology/Education

Or

Any other related discipline.

8 semesters Ksh.45,550 per semester (D.I.B.L)
Ksh.39,600 per Digital learning Ksh.42,000 per semester
Diploma in Counseling Psychology KCSE mean grade C- (minus)

Or

Certificate in relevant field

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester

 

DEPARTMENT OF HUMANITIES AND LANGUAGES
PROGRAMMES

 

PhD in Religious Studies (Coursework and Thesis)

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Master of Arts degree in Religious Studies

Or

Equivalent qualification from a recognized University.

DURATION& TUITION FEES

3years

Ksh250,000 per year

Master of Arts in Religious Studies Option

* Christian

Islamic

* Traditional African Religion

Bachelor degree with at least

Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in the related field.

Or

Second Class Honours Lower Division with two years of working experience in the related field.

4 semesters (Regular) Ksh.59,550 per semester

 

Digital learning

 

 

Ksh.45,000 per semester

 

Master of Arts in History

Bachelor degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in the related field. Or

Second Class Honours Lower Division with two years of working experience in the related

field.

Regular

4 semesters

Ksh.59,550 per semester

Digital learning

 

Ksh45,000 per semester

 

Master of Arts in Geography

 

Bachelor degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in the related field. Or

Second Class Honours Lower Division with two years of working experience in the related field.

 

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

 

Ksh.45,000 per semester

 

Master of Arts in International Relations and Diplomacy

 

Bachelor degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in the related field. Or

Second Class Honours Lower Division with two years of working experience in the related field.

 

4 semesters (Regular)

Ksh.59,550 per semester

Digital learning

 

Ksh.45,000 per semester

 

SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

Master of Arts in Philosophy

Qualifications 

Bachelor degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in the related field. Or

Second Class Honours Lower Division with two years of working experience in the related field.

Fees

4 semesters (Regular) Ksh.59,550 per semester

Ksh 45,000 per semester –    Digital learning

Bachelor of Arts in International Relations

Qualifications

KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus)

Fees          

Ksh.54,550 per semester  – 8 semesters

Diploma/Certificate in International Relations

Qualifications

KCSE Mean grade of C -(minus) for the Diploma and D+(Plus) for the Certificate

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

Kshs. 24,000 per trimester – Digital learning

Certificate in Environmental Impact Assessment

KCSE mean grade of D+ (plus)                          1½ academic years

Ksh.20,550 per trimester

PhD in English & Linguistics

( Thesis only)

PhD in Literature in English(Thesis only)

Master of Arts in English and Linguistics.         3 years

Ksh.200,000 per year

 

Master of Arts in Literature.                             3 years

Ksh.200,000 per year

 

 

 

Bachelor of Arts in

Arabic language

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) with C+ (plus) Or a diploma in Arabic 8 semesters

Kshs. 45,550 per semester

Certificate in English Language & Proficiency Any Kenyan Citizen or expatriate willing to learn English language 1 academic year

Ksh.20,550 per trimester

Digital learning 3 semesters

Ksh.34,000 per semester

Certificate in Chinese language & Proficiency KCSE Certificate or a KCPE Certificate 1 academic year Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning 3 semesters

Ksh.34,000 per semester

Bridging certificate in English KCSE mean Grade C (plain) with C (Plain) in English 1 Trimester

Ksh.20,550 per session/

Ph.D. in Kiswahili ( Thesis only) Master of Arts in Kiswahili from recognized University. 3 years

Ksh.200,000 per year

Master of Arts in Kiswahili 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 working or research experience 6 semesters

Ksh45,000 Per session Digital learning Regular

4 semesters

Kshs59,550 per semester

Bridging certificate in Kiswahili KCSE mean Grade C (plain)

with C (Plain) in Kiswahili For those who lack

cluster subject requirements

1 Trimester

Ksh.20,550 per session/

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL AND DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
PhD in Development Studies

(Thesis Only)

Master of Arts /Master of Science Degree in Development Studies or related field from a recognized University. 3 years

Ksh.200,000 Per Annum

PhD in Sociology

(Thesis Only)

Master of Arts/Master of Science.

Degree in Sociology or equivalent qualifications from a recognized University.

3 years

Ksh.200,000 Per Annum

Master of Arts in Development Studies Bachelor Degree in Development Studies, Education, Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences with at least a Second Class Honours

(Upper Division)

Or Bachelor Degree in Development Studies and any other degree recognized by the Mount Kenya University senate with at least Second Class Honours (lower Division) with a minimum of two years’ work experience.

4 semesters

Kshs.59,550 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

6 semesters

Ksh.45, 000. Per semester Digital Learning Kshs.50,000 per semester

 

 

Master of Arts in Monitoring and Evaluation Bachelor 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 relevant working experience

4 semesters Kshs.59,550

per semester. Digital learning Kshs.50,000

per semester D.I.B.L Kshs 45,000

Master of Arts in Sociology First Class Honours or Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in first Degree Or Second Class Honours (Lower Division) in relevant field with a minimum of two years work experience. 4 semesters

Kshs59,550 per semester

D.I.B.L) 6 semesters

Kshs. 45,000 per semester. Digital – Kshs.50,000

Postgraduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation Holders of a Bachelor Degree in any field or any advanced higher Diploma Or Its equivalent from a recognized Institution. 3 semesters

Ksh.45,550 per semester Digital – Kshs.50,000

Bachelor of Arts in Community Development KCSE or equivalent Certificate with a minimum of C+ (plus) Or a Diploma in a relevant field 8 semesters

Kshs.45,550 per semester Digital learning Ksh.40,000

 

Bachelor of Social Work and Administration

KCSE with a mean grade of C+ (plus) or its Equivalent.

Or

Diploma in relevant discipline

8 semesters Kshs.45,550

per semester.

Bachelor of Arts in Development Studies KCSE or equivalent certificate with a minimum of C+ (plus) Or Diploma in relevant discipline Full time 8 semesters Kshs.45,550 per semester Digital Learning Kshs.40,000 per semester
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology KCSE or equivalent certificate with a minimum of C+ (plus) Or Diploma in relevant

discipline

8 semesters Kshs.45,550

per semester

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Development Studies KCSE or equivalent certificate with a minimum of C+ (plus) Or Diploma in relevant discipline 8 semesters

Kshs.45,550 per semester Digital

Ksh 40,000

 

Diploma in NGO Management KCSE mean grade C- (minus)

Or

Certificate in a relevant field

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

Diploma in Community Development and Social Work

 

KCSE mean grade C- (minus)

Or Certificate in a relevant field

 

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

Certificate in Community Development and Social Work  

KCSE D+(plus)

1½ academic years

Kshs.20,550

per trimester

Digital learning Kshs.24,000 per trimester

Certificate in

Project Management

KCSE D+(plus) 1½ academic years

Kshs.24,550

per trimester Kshs.20,550

per trimester

All other campuses

DEPARTMENT OF JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION.
Master of Arts (M.A) in Journalism and MediaStudies; Options

Journalism

Corporate Communication

Media Management

Bachelor of Arts in related field with a minimum Second Class Honours (Upper Division) from a recognized University Or Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with two years working experience in the relevant field. 4 semesters Ksh.64,550

per semester Digital learning Ksh.59,550

per semester

Master of Arts (M.A) in Film Studies Bachelor of Arts in related field with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) from a recognized University

Or

Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with two years working experience in the relevant field.

4 semesters Ksh.64,550

per semester.

 

Bachelor of Arts in Film Studies and Animation BA(FAS) KCSE mean grade of C+ (Plus) and C+ (plus) in either English or Kiswahili

Or KCSE C (Plain) plus a Diploma in Film with a Credit and above or its equivalent from a recognized Institution Or KCSE C- (minus) a Certificate and a Diploma in Film Studies from a recognized Institution

8 semesters Ksh.59,550

per semester Digital learning, 8 semesters,

Ksh.40,000

per semester

Bachelor of Arts in Mass Media and Communication; Options

Electronic Media

Print Media

Public Relations

Advertising

KCSE mean grade of C+(Plus) and C+ (plus) in either English or Kiswahili

Or

KCSE C (Plain) plus a Diploma with a Credit from a recognized Institution.

Or

KCSE C -(minus)plus a Certificate and a Diploma in Mass Media from a recognized Institution

8 semesters Ksh.54,550 per semester

Digital Learning 8 semesters Ksh.40,000

per semester

Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication KCSE mean grade C-(minus) and C (Plain) in either English or Kiswahili. Or

a Certificate in related field

2 academic years Ksh.29,550 per trimester
Diploma in Film Studies KCSE mean grade C-(minus) and C(plain) in either English or Kiswahili. Or

a Certificate in related field

2 academic years Ksh.34,550 per trimester
Diploma in Animation and Motion Graphics KCSE mean grade C-(minus) and C (plain) in either English or Kiswahili. Or

a Certificate in related field

2 academic years Ksh.34,550 per trimester
Diploma in Public Relations and Diplomacy KCSE mean grade C-(minus) and C (plain) in either English or Kiswahili. Or

a Certificate in related field

2 academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester
Certificate in Public Relations KCSE mean grade of D+(plus) and grade C- (minus) in Kiswahili or English. 1½ academic years

Kshs.20,550

per Trimester.

Certificate in Journalism and Mass Communication KCSE mean grade of D+(plus) and grade C- (minus) in Kiswahili or English. 1½ academic years

Ksh.24,550

per trimester

 

PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
Master of Arts in

Governance and Ethics

Bachelor of Education (Arts) or

Bachelor of Arts at Undergraduate level with a minimum of Second class Honours (Upper Division) qualification

Or

Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with two years relevant working experience.

4 semesters

Ksh.59,550 per semester

 

Digital learning Ksh.50,000 per semester

Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

 

Ksh.45,000 per semester

Master of Arts in

Security Studies and Criminology

A Bachelor degree with at least Second

Class Honours (Upper Division) from a recognized University

4 semesters

Ksh.59,550 per semester

Or Digital learning Ksh.50,000 per semester
Second Class Honours Lower Division with two years working experience. Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)
Ksh.45,000 per semester
Master of Arts in

Law Enforcement and Public Administration

A Bachelor degree with at least Second

Class Honours (Upper Division) from a recognized University

Or

4 semesters

Ksh.59,550 per semester

 

Digital learning Ksh.50,000per semester

Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

 

Ksh.45,000 per semester

Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with two years working experience.
Bachelor of Arts in Security Studies and Criminology KCSE average grade of C+ (plus)

Or

A diploma in a relevant area with at least KCSE C (plain)

8 semesters

Ksh.45,550 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

 

Ksh.33,000 per semester Digital learning Ksh.40,000 per semester

 

Diploma in

Security Studies and Criminology

KCSE mean grade C- (minus) or certificate in a relevant area 2 academic years

Ksh.24,550 per trimester

 

Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

Certificate in Security Studies and Criminology KCSE mean grade D+(plus) 1½ academic years

Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

Certificate in Conflict Resolutions and Peace Studies KCSE mean grade D+(plus) 1½ academic years

Ksh.20,550 per trimester Digital learning Ksh.24,000 per trimester

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONAL MANAGEMENT AND CURRICULUM STUDIES
PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEES
PhD in Education

Options

Master of Education in relevant

field.

3 years

Ksh.750,000

* Administration Management and @ 250,000 Per Annum
Leadership. (Course work, Exam and
* Curriculum Studies. Thesis )
* Instructional Technology,
* Educational Planning,
*Philosophy of Education.
* Economics of Education
 

 

Master of Education

Options

 

Administration Management and Leadership.

Curriculum Studies.

Instructional Technology.

Educational Planning.

Philosophy of Education.

Economics of Education

 

 

 

A holder of a Bachelor of Education with Second Honours Class Upper Division or its equivalent from a recognized university.

 

 

Full time 4 semesters Ksh 59,550 Per Semester

Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L) 6 semesters Ksh.45,000 Per semester

Or

Bachelor degree in related area of specialization from a recognized university with a minimum of Second Class Honours Lower Division qualification with a minimum of 2 years work experience.

Digital Learning Ksh.50,000 per semester

 

 

Postgraduate Diploma in Education A Bachelors Degree from a recognized university. Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

3 semesters Ksh.32,000 per semester

 

 

 

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 and C+(plus) in the two teaching subjects with C (plain) in

English and Mathematics

Full time

8 semesters

Ksh.48,550 per semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

Ksh.36,000 per semester

Bachelor of Education (Arts) At least KCSE mean grade C+

(plus) and C+ (plus) in two teaching subjects.

Or

A diploma in Education and C+ (plus) in the two teaching subjects.

Full time 8 semesters

Ksh.45,550 per semester

Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L) Ksh.33,000 per semester

Digital Learning Ksh.40,000 per semester

Bachelor of Education Primary

Education

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.

8 semesters Ksh.45,550

Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

 

Kshs. 33,000 per semester

Diploma in Education (Science) KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in the two subjects of specialization and C (plain) in English and Mathematics 2½ academic years Ksh.32,550 per trimester Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L) Ksh.27,000 per trimester
Diploma in Education (Arts) KCSE mean grade of C+ (plus) and C+ (plus) in the two subjects of specialization. 2½ academic years Ksh.29,550 per trimester Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

Ksh.24,000 per trimester

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY AND TECHNOLOGY (EPT)

 

Doctor of Philosophy in Education (Ph.D)

Options

*     Sociology of Education

*     Educational Psychology

*     Educational counselling psychology

*     Educational Guidance and counselling

*     Science Education

*     Mathematics Education

*     Language Education

*     Social Studies Education

*     Technology Education

Master of Education in relevant field 3 years

Kshs. 750,000

250,000 Per Annum
(Course work, Exam and
Thesis )
Master of Education

Options:

*     Educational Administration, Leadership and management

*     Instructional Technology

*     Educational Planning

*     Economics of Education

*     Education Guidance & counseling

*     Sociology of Education

*     Educational Psychology

A holder of a bachelor of education with Second Class upper Division or its equivalent from a recognized University  

Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

kshs. 45,000 per semester

Or

Bachelor degree in related area of specialization from a recognized University with a minimum of Second Class Honours Lower division qualification with a minimum of 2 years work experience

Full time 4semesters Kshs.65,000 per semester

 

Digital learning Kshs. 50,000 per semester

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL NEEDS EDUCATION
PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS DURATION & FEE
Master of Education in Special Needs Education (MSE)

 

Option:

 

*     Visual Impairment

*     Hearing Impairment

*     Autism Spectrum Disorder

*     Physical Handicap & other Health Impairment

*     Gifted & Talented

*     Specific Learning

Disabilities

*     Inclusive Education

*     Emotional & Behavioural Disorders

*     Deaf blindness

a).  A holder of a 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 Bachelor 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 teaching experence.

c).  A holder of Bachelor of Education degree from a recognised University with atleast minimum Second Class Upper Division or its equivalent from a University recognised by the Commission for University Education (CUE) with atleast 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 minimum Second Class Upper Division or its equivalent from a University recognised by the Commission for University Education (CUE) with at least two years teaching experience in a special school or unit.

6 Semesters Ksh.45,000

per semester

B.Ed. in Special Needs Education

 

(Primary Option)

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus)

Or

Mean grade of C (plain) at KCSE with Diploma in Special Needs Education from a recognized Institution.

8 Semesters Ksh.45,550

(Full time)

D.I.B.L

 

Ksh.36,000

per semester

B.Ed. in Special Needs Education

(Secondary Option) in the following specialization areas:

*     Hearing impairment

*     Visual impairment

*     Emotional and Behavioral Disorders

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

Or

Mean grade C (plain) at KCSE with Diploma in Special Needs Education from a recognized Institution.

8 semesters Ksh.45,550

per semester

D.I.B.L

 

Ksh.36,000

per semester

 

 

*     Specific Learning Disabilities

*     Gifted and Talented

*     Physical, Neurological and other Health Impairments

 

Diploma in Special Needs Education

KCSE mean grade C(plain) and C (plain) in two teaching subjects 2½ academic years Ksh.27,000 per trimester (full time)

Distance and Institution

Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

Ksh.27,000 per trimester

DEPARTMENT OF EARLY CHILDHOOD STUDIES
Doctor of Philosophy (Early Childhood Studies) Master of Education in Early Childhood Studies or a relevant field. 3 years Ksh.750,000

@250,000 Per Annum

(Course work, Exam and Thesis )

Master of Education in Early Childhood Studies Holder of a Bachelor degree in Education (ECS) or relevant areas from a recognized university with 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.

Full time 4 semesters Ksh.45,550 Per Semester Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

 

Ksh. 45,000

per Semester

Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Studies Mean grade of C+ at KCSE or its equivalent Full time 8 semesters

 

Ksh.45,550 Per Semester

Or

 

Mean grade of C (plain) at KCSE with Diploma in Early Childhood Education from a recognized institution.

Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

Ksh.33,000 per Semester

Digital learning Ksh.42,000 per semester

 

Diploma in Early Childhood Studies KCSE mean grade of C (plain) 2½ academic years Ksh.24,550 per trimester Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L) Ksh.24,000 per trimester Digital Learning

Ksh.24,000 per trimester

Certificate in Early Childhood Studies KCSE mean grade of C- (minus) 1½ academic years Ksh.20,550 per trimester

Distance and Institution Based Learning (D.I.B.L)

Ksh.20,000 per trimester Digital Learning Ksh.20,000 per trimester

 

Mount Kenya University Modes of Study in the various Schools

Annual intakes: Full time / Part time & Digital learning: January, May & September

School-based Programmes: April, August & December

Application Procedure

Application forms can be downloaded from www.mku.ac.ke or Collected from their campuses/marketing centers. Duly filled application forms should be addressed to the Registrar -Academic Affairs.

Applications should be accompanied by copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, and one passport size photo and a copy of National ID or a birth certificate.

 

The application fee is as follows: Ksh.1,000 (Certificates, Diplomas &Undergraduates programmes) Ksh.2,000 (Post-Graduate programmes) for East African applicants and US Dollars 50 for all non-East African applicants.

 

For further information, kindly enquire from the Registrar, Academic Affairs the programmes being offered at our campuses and study centers.

 

Mount Kenya University Government Sponsored Students Fees

Fees Component Per Year
Semester One (1) Amount in Ksh. Semester Two (2) Amount in Ksh.
Tuition Fee 8,000 8,000
Statutory Fee 12,000
Registration 2,000
Total 22,000 8,000