University of Nairobi Undergraduate courses ,admission requirements and fees structure

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Below are undergraduate courses offered by Nairobi University,fees structure and admission requirements:

Admission Information Booklet

(For all courses) 2726687

Email cessp@uonbi.ac.ke

  • Academic Revenue Office Tel:+254 20 3318262 Ext.28366 D/L +254 20 2244680, Email:Cessp-g3@uonbi.ac.ke

More information may also be obtained from the admissions office, Tel: +254-

020 491 3067/3068/3196/,0701 124 090 via E-mail: admissions@uonbi.ac.ke.

  • Proficiency in English

Applicants from non-English speaking countries will be required to produce a certificate of proficiency in English such as Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

  • Distance Education

The University of Nairobi has embarked on ‘Distance Learning’ mode of delivery intended to favour those students who may not be available to take courses either on full time or part time (evenings and weekends) basis. Currently, the following courses are being offered by distance learning mode: Bachelor of Education (Arts), Bachelor of Education (Science), Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science (Nursing) (Up grading).

  • New Programmes

The University of Nairobi has continuously endeavored to provide quality programmes that are market oriented and driven. The University recently launched the following new programmes:-

  • Bachelor of Science in Finance
  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting
  • Bachelor of Science in Procurement and Supply Chain Management
  • Bachelor of Interior Design
  • Diploma in Renal Nursing
  • Bachelor of Information Science

More information on these programmes may be obtained from the School of Business, School of the Arts & Design and the School of Nursing.

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General Admissions Criteria

  1. Certificate Courses

Admission to certificate courses will be based on any of the following minimum qualifications:

  • KCSE mean grade of C- or equivalent
  • ‘O’ level qualification or mean grade of Division III or equivalent.
  • ‘A’ Level qualification with a minimum of two subsidiary passes or equivalent.

NB: The certificates should have been undertaken for a period of at least one semester

  1. Diploma Courses

Admission to diploma courses will be based on any of the following minimum qualifications:

  • KCSE mean grade C.
  • KCSE mean grade C- or equivalent plus a Certificate (Certificates must be from institutions recognized by the University of Nairobi Senate)
  • ‘O’ level qualification with a minimum Division III or equivalent.
  • ‘A’ level qualification with a minimum of two subsidiary passes or equivalent.
  1. Degree Programmes

Admission to Bachelor’s degree programmes will be based on any one of the following minimum qualifications:

  • KCSE mean grade C+
  • KCSE mean grade C plain and a Diploma
  • KCSE mean grade C- plus a Certificate and Diploma
  • ‘O’ Level Division II or equivalent plus a Diploma
  • ‘O’ Level Division III or equivalent plus a Certificate and Diploma
  • ‘O’ Level Division III or equivalent, plus a three-year Diploma from a post-secondary institution

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  • Diploma and an aggregate of C in KCSE
  • ‘A’ Level with two principal passes or equivalent in relevant subjects. Only applicants whose results are available at the time of application will be considered.
  • CPAII/CPSII/CIPS or equivalent for Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Arts, and with minimum KCSE mean grade C or ‘O’ level Division III
  • P1 from a two-year post-secondary training institution for entry into Bachelor of Education with minimum KCSE mean Grade C or ‘O’ Level Division III.
  • Higher National Diploma in relevant fields and should have attained KCSE mean grade C
  • A degree from a recognized university

Kindly note that certificates, diplomas or equivalent qualifications listed above should be from institutions recognized by the University of Nairobi Senate.

  1. Foundation Courses

The University offers foundation courses in Sciences and Arts.

Applicants who have C- may be admitted to the Foundation Course as a prerequisite for university admission.

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College of Architecture and Eng. (CAE)

  1. School of Engineering
  • B. Sc. Civil Engineering
  • B. Sc. Electrical Engineering
  • B. Sc. Mechanical Engineering
  • B. Sc. Geospatial Engineering
  • B. Sc. Environmental. & Bio-systems
  • B. Sc. Petroleum Engineering

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. KCSE mean grade C+ with C+ passes in the following cluster subjects: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology or any subjects from Group III, IV and V.
  • Advanced Level Certificate: Two principal passes in Mathematics and Physics with a subsidiary pass in Chemistry. For B.Sc. in Geospatial Engineering, a subsidiary pass in Geography is acceptable in lieu of Chemistry.
  • Higher National Diploma /Ordinary Diploma from a recognized institution with passes in relevant subjects.
  • Technical/Science Diploma from a recognized institution with credit passes in Mathematics and Chemistry from a recognized institution.
  • B.Sc. or B.Ed (Science) from a recognized institution; or other appropriate technical qualification at degree level.

Mode of learning: Full time

Fees Structure

School of Engineering Fees structure (Foreigners add 20%)

B. Sc. (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Geospatial, Environment & Biosystems and Petroleum) Engineering

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Year 5

Grand Total

184,700

179,700

179,700

179,700

179,700

903,500

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  • School of the Arts and Design
  • Bachelor of Arts in Design
  • Bachelor of Interior Design

Bachelor of Arts in Design

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. KCSE mean grade C+ with a minimum of C+ in mathematics, English or Kiswahili , Biology or Physics or Chemistry and Any subject from Group III (History, Geo or CRE, Islamic or Hindu), or Group IV (Home Sc., Art & Design, Agriculture, Computer Tech., Aviation Technology) or Group V (French, German, Arabic, Music, Business Studies, Computer Studies).
  • Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) or equivalent: holders of 2 Principal passes, one in Art, if Art is not one of the two principal passes, candidates must have obtained credit pass at KCSE or equivalent examination in Art.
  • KCSE C plain with a diploma from Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC) in Art, Design, Computer Aided Design or Design related Digital Technology or equivalent, with a credit pass or equivalent examination in Art.
  • Degree from a recognized university and any other relevant field of Social Sciences and Engineering.

Mode of learning: Full time

Fees Structure for Bachelor of Art& Design- Fees structure (Foreigners add 20%)

Year 1 (total of 16 units)154,500
  
Year 2 (total of 17 units)157,500
  
Year 3(total of 14 units)133,500
  
Year 4(total of 9 units)93,500
  
Grand Total: BA Design (total of 56 units)539,000
  

For more information contact: Director, School of the Arts and Design, Box 30197,

Tel: 2724524/6/7 Ext. 238 Email: designdept@uonbi.ac.ke

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Bachelor of Interior Design

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. KCSE mean grade C+ with a minimum of C+ in Mathematics, English or Kiswahili, Biology or Physics or Chemistry and any subject from Cluster III (Hist., Geo or CRE Islamic or Hindu) or Group IV (Home Sc., Art & Design, Woodwork, Metalwork, Building and Construction, Drawing and Design, Agriculture) or Cluster IV, (History and Government, Geography, CRE, Social Education and Ethics, French, German, Arabic, Music).
  • K.C.S.E. mean grade C- or equivalent plus a Certificate and Diploma in a relevant discipline from a recognized institution.
  • O-Level Division III or equivalent plus a Certificate and Diploma in a relevant discipline from a recognized institution.
  • KCSE C plain with a Diploma from Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC) in Art, Design, Computer Aided Design or Design related Digital Technology or equivalent, with a credit pass or equivalent examination in Art.

5.    .A-Level with two principal passes or IB or equivalent in relevant subjects.

  • Degree from a recognized university. Mode of learning: Full time

Fees Structure for Bachelor of Interior Design- Fees structure (Foreigners add 20%)

Year 1234,000
  
Year 2220,500
  
Year 3220,500
  
Year 4259,000
  
Grand Total: Bachelor of Interior Design (56 Units)934,000
  

For more information contact: Director, School of the Arts and Design, Box 30197,

Tel: 2724524/6/7 Ext. 238 Email: designdept@uonbi.ac.ke

  • School of the Built Environment
  1. Bachelor of Architectural Studies/B. Architecture
  1. Bachelor of Real Estate
  1. Bachelor of Arts in Planning
  1. Bachelor of Quantity Surveying
  • Bachelor of Construction Management
  • Dip. Estate Agency and Property Management

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Minimum Admission Requirements for Degree courses

  1. KCSE mean grade C+ or its equivalent with a minimum of C+ in the following cluster subjects:
  • B. Architectural Studies/B. Architecture: English or Kiswahili, Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry or Biology or and Art & Design or Drawing & Design or Building Construction or Music or Economics or Geography or Social Ed. & Ethics or History.
  • B. Real Estate/ B.A. Planning: C+ in each of the following four subject

clusters: English or Kiswahili, Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry or Biology or Account or Business Studies; Geography or Agriculture or History or Building Construction or Drawing and Design or woodwork.

  • B.A. Quantity Surveying/B. Construction: C+ in the following cluster

subjects: English/Kiswahili, Mathematics, Physics, Geography or Accounts, Commerce or Business Studies, Economics or Building Construction or Drawing or Art and Design.

  • KACE (A LEVEL) Applicants or Equivalent: Two Principal Passes with a minimum principal ‘D’ pass in either Mathematics or Physics and in any one of the following subjects: Economics, Geography and Chemistry and a credit pass in the English at KCE level or equivalent.
  • Diploma Holders: a minimum KCE Division II or mean grade C in KCSE in addition to a credit pass or equivalent of the KNEC Diploma or its equivalent in: Building Construction, Architectural Studies, Civil Engineering and Applied Sciences.
  • Degree Holder: A holder of a University degree or its equivalent from a

recognized university in the following areas: Architecture, Engineering, Design, Economics, Commerce, Land Economics, Planning or any other relevant equivalent..

Minimum Admission Requirements for Diploma in Estate Agency and Property Management

  1. KCSE mean grade C or equivalent with minimum C in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili.
  • KCE (Div. II) with credits in Mathematics and English or Div. III plus a Certificate in an equivalent professional training.
  • KACE with at least one principal pass or equivalent.
  • Degree and Diploma holders in the respective areas of study.
  • Any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria. Mode of learning: Full time

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Fees Structure:Bachelor of Architecture 
Year I (15 units) 309,500.00
Year 2 (13 units) 304,500.00
Year 3 ( 15 units) 304,500.00
Year 4 (16 units) 304,500.00
Year 5 (16 units) 304,500.00
Year 6 (6 units) 208,500.00
Grand Total: B. Architecture (81 units)1,736,000.00
 Bachelor of Quantity Surveying 
   
Year 1 (18 units) 246,500.00
Year 2 ( 17 units) 229,500.00
Year 3 (16 units) 217,500.00
Year 4 ( 13 units) 181,500.00
Total 875,000.00
 Bachelor of Real Estate Management 
Year 1(18 units) 222,500.00
Year 2 (14 units) 193,500.00
Year 3 (14 units) 193,500.00
Year 4 (14 units) 193,500.00
Total (60 units) 803,000.00
 Bachelor of Arts in Planning 
Year 1 (16 units) 166,500.00
Year 2 (18 units) 177,900.00
Year 3(18 units) 177,900.00
Year 4 (18 units) 187,900.00
Total (72 units) 710,000.00
 Bachelor of Construction Management 
Year 1 (19 units) 258,500.00
Year 2 (18 units) 241,500.00
Year 3 (18 units) 241,500.00
Year 4 (17 units) 229,500.00
Total (72 units) 971,000.00
Diploma in Real Estate Agency- Total of 10 units 
Mode of learning – Part time 5.30pm to 8.30pm128,500.00

For more information contact: Dean, School of the Built Environment, Box 30197-

00100, Nairobi, Tel: 2724520/4 Ext. 222 Fax: 338688 Email: deanfadd@uonbi.ac.ke

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College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences (CAVS)

  1. Faculty of Agriculture
  • B.Sc. Agriculture
  • B.Sc. Management of Agro ecosystems and Environment
  • B.Sc. Food Science and Technology
  • B.Sc. Food, Nutrition and Dietetics
  • B.Sc. Range Management
  • B.Sc. Agribusiness Management
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Education and Extension
  • Agricultural Education and Extension Enhancement
  • Diploma in Crop Protection

Minimum Admission Requirements for Degree courses:

  1. KCSE mean grade C+ with grade C in Biology and any of the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Agriculture or Geography.
  • Advanced Level Certificate: Two principal passes in Biology and Chemistry; and at least a subsidiary pass in Mathematics or a credit pass in Mathematics or Physics at ‘O’ level.
  • Relevant Ordinary Diploma from a recognized Agricultural or Veterinary college with a credit.
  • A relevant Higher National Diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution.

Minimum Admission Requirements for Diploma in Crop Protection;

  • Holders of KCSE mean grade of C plain and at least C- in any of the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Agriculture or Physics.
  • Holders of KCE division II and at least a pass in Biology and Chemistry; Physics or Agriculture.
  • Holders of KACE with at least one principal pass and at least a subsidiary pass in Biology and Chemistry.
  • Holders of a Certificate in Crop Protection, Agriculture, and Horticulture, Forestry, Environmental Science or any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria.

Mode of learning: Full time

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Fees structure for Diploma in Crop Protection101,500.00
Research Project15,000 – 20,000
Bachelor of Science –Food Nutrition and Dietetics 
Year 1158,000.00
Year 2153,000.00
Year 3153,000.00
Year 4153,000.00
Total617,000.00
Bachelor of Science Agriculture &Range Management 
Year 1184,000.00
Year 2179,000.00
Year 3179,000.00
Year 4179,000.00
Total721,000.00
  
Bachelor of Science- Food Science and Technology 
Year 1158,000.00
Year 2153,000.00
Year 3153,000.00
Year 4153,000.00
Total617,000.00
Bachelor of Science- Agribusiness Management 
Year 1174,000.00
Year 2149,000.00
Year 3119,000.00
Year 4139,000.00
Total581,000.00
Bachelor of Science – Management of Agro Ecosystems and Environment
Year 1184,000.00
Year 2179,700.00
Year 3179,700.00
Year 4179,700.00
Total723,100.00
Bachelor of Agricultural Education and Extension 
Year 1164,000.00
  
Year 2139,000.00
  
Year 399,000.00
  
Year 4129,000.00
  
Total531,000.00
  
Bachelor of Science – Agriculture 
Year 1158,000.00

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Year 2153,000.00
Year 3153,000.00
Year 4153,000.00
Total617,000.00
B Sc. in Agricultural Education and Extension Enhancement 
Year 1158,000.00
Year 2153,000.00
Year 3153,000.00
Year 4153,000.00
Total617,000.00

For more information contact: Dean Faculty of Agriculture, Box 30197, Nairobi; Tel:

631277, 631340/6/7/8        Ext. 27041; Fax: 632121; E-mail: deanagric@uonbi.ac.ke

  • Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
  • B. Sc. Fisheries and Aquaculture Management
  • B. Sc. Wildlife Management and Related Options
  • B. Sc. Veterinary Medicine
  • Diploma in Animal Health and Production
  • Diploma in Leather Technology
  • Diploma in Veterinary Public Health and Meat Technology Minimum Admission Requirements for Degree courses:
  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ or its equivalent in addition a grade of at least C (plain) in Option A (Biology, Chemistry, and Mathematics or Physics or Geography or any Group IV subject) or Option B Mathematics or Geography or any Group IV subject).
  • Holders of a degree in a Biological Science from a recognized institution.
  • Advanced Level Certificate (EAACE or KACE) with two principal passes and at least a subsidiary pass one of which must be in Biology and the other in any science subject.
  • KCSE Mean grade of C- with an ordinary Diploma in Animal Health, Agriculture, or Medical Laboratory Technology from a recognized institution.

Minimum Admission Requirements for Diploma courses:

  1. KCSE mean grade of C or its equivalent in addition a grade of at least C plain in Biology, Chemistry, and Mathematics or Physics or Geography or any Group IV subject.
  • Holders of KCE Division II with at least a credit in Chemistry and Biology.

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  • Advanced Level Certificate (EAACE or KACE) with one Principal pass and a subsidiary pass in Chemistry and Biology.
  • KCSE mean grade C- or KCE Division III with Certificate in Animal Health or Agriculture.
  • A Diploma in Biomedical discipline from a recognized university.

Mode of learning: Full Time

Bachelor of Science-Wildlife &Related options

Year 1 (16 units)

Year 2 (16 units)

Year 3 (16 units)

Year 4 (8 units)

Total

Bachelor of Science-Veterinary Medicine

165,500.00

190,500.00

160,500.00

166,500.00

683,000.00

Year 1269,700.00
Year 2,3 &4264,700.00
Year 5229,700.00
Grand Total1,293,500.00
Bachelor Science in Fisheries and Aquaculture Management 

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Total

Fees Structure for Diploma in Animal Health

165,000.00

180,000.00

210,000.00

100,000.00

531,000.00

Semester 174,000.00
Semester 254,500.00
Semester 369,000.00
Semester 454,500.00
Semester 569,000.00
Semester 654,500.00
Total375,500
Certificate-Insemination and Fertility Management -4 weeks30,500.00
  
Certificate –Epidemiology and disease surveillance – 3 weeks110,400.00

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College of Biological and Physical Sciences (CBPS)

  1. School of Biological Sciences
  • B.Sc. Biology
  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
  • B.Sc. Environmental Conservation and Natural Resource Management
  • B.Sc. Microbiology and Biotechnology

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ or its equivalent with minimum grade C+ in Biology or Biological Sciences and C plain in two Science subjects (Geography or Mathematics or Physics or Chemistry or Physical Sciences).
  • Advanced Level Certificate (EACE or KACE) with two principal passes.
  • Higher National Diploma or equivalent qualifications in science subjects with a credit pass.
  • Science/Technology Diploma from Teachers Training Colleges or equivalent qualifications, in sciences with a credit pass.
  • A Degree from a recognized university; or any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria.

Mode of learning: Full Time and Open and Distance Learning

Fees structure for all the courses in the School of Biological Sciences

Year 1 (12 units)165,000.00
Year 2 (12 units)160,000.00
Year 3 (10 units)136,000.00
Year 4 )10 units)136,000.00
Grand Total597,000.00

For more information contact: Director, School of Biological Sciences, Box 30197,

Nairobi, and Tel: 4442016 Ext: 2420 Email: zoology@uonbi.ac.ke

  • School of Physical Sciences
  • B.Sc. Analytical Chemistry
  • B.Sc. Industrial Chemistry
  • B.Sc. Meteorology
  • B.Sc. Microprocessor Technology and Instrumentation

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  • B.Sc. Geology
  • B.Sc. Environmental Geosciences
  • Bachelor of Sciences (B. Sc.)
  • B.Sc. Astronomy/Astrophysics
  • B.Sc. Petroleum Geosciences
  • B.Sc. Chemistry

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ or its equivalent qualifications in three sciences subjects: Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Geography or Biology.
  • Advanced Level Certificate (EAACE or KACE) with two principal passes, and pass in Science subjects.
  • Holders of Diploma Education (Science), Computer Studies, Information Technology and Engineering related fields, Applied Sciences.
  • A Degree from a recognized university.

Alternative Minimum Admission Requirements for B.Sc. Meteorology:

  1. World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Class III Certificate (Distinction Pass).
  • WMO Class II Certificate (Pass).
  • Holders of Dip. Ed. (Science) Pass, or equivalent with minimum C+ in Mathematics and Physics.
  • Any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria.

Mode of learning: Full Time & Open and Distance Learning

Fees Structure: B. Sc. Industrial and B. Sc. Analytical Chemistry

Year 1(12 units) 168,500.00
Year 2 (12 units) 160,500.00
Year 3 (10 units) 136,500.00
Year 4 (10 units) 136,500.00
Total 602,000.00
 Bachelor of Science


Year 1(12 units)

Year 2 (12 units)

Year 3 (10 units)

Year 4 (10 units)

Total

168,500.00

160,500.00

136,500.00

136,500.00

602,000.00

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B. Sc. Meteorology and B. Sc. Astrology and Astrophysics

Year 1(12 units) 168,500.00
Year 2 (12 units) 160,500.00
Year 3 (12 units) 136,500.00
Year 4 (10 units) 136,500.00
Total 602,000.00
 B. Sc. Meteorology Foreign Students- US $
Year 1(16 units) 4,645
Year 2 (18 units) 5,065
Year 3 (10 units) 2,985
Year 4 (10 units) 2,985
Total US $ 15,680
 Bachelor of Science- Geology
Year 1(12 units) 168,500.00
Year 2 (12 units) 155,500.00
Year 3 (10 units) 131,500.00
Year 4 (10 units) 131,500.00
Total 587,000.00
 Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)


Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Total

181,500.00

168,500.00

168,500.00

168,500.00

687,000.00

For more information contact: Dean, School of Physical Sciences, Box 30197

Nairobi, Tel: 4442482, 449004/5   Ext 2118, Email: infoscience@uonbi.ac.ke

  • School of Mathematics
  • B.Sc. Actuarial Science
  • B.Sc. Mathematics and Computing
  • B.Sc. Pure Mathematics
  • B.Sc. Statistics
  • B.Sc. Applied Mathematics

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. KCSE mean grade C+ or its equivalent and B in Maths for B. Sc. Statistics and B. Sc. Maths.
  • B. Sc. Actuarial Science mean grade B and B and above in Maths.

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  • A-level: 2 Principal passes in Maths or Physics, Maths or Chemistry, Maths or Geo, Maths or Econ.
  • Higher National Diploma in Science Courses, Education (Science), Computer Studies, Statistics or Applied Sciences.
  • A Degree in a mathematical subject from a recognized university. Mode of learning: Full Time

Bachelor of Science-Mathematics and Computing

Year 1(12 units) 187,500.00
   
Year 2 (12 units) 182,500.00
   
Year 3 (10 units) 154,500.00
   
Year 4 (10 units) 154,500.00
   
TOTAL 679,000.00
  
  
Fees structure: Bachelor of Science-Actuarial Science
   
Year 1(12 units) 187,500.00
   
Year 2 (12 units) 182,500.00
   
Year 3 (10 units) 154,500.00
   
Year 4 (10 units) 154,500.00
   
Total 679,000.00
   
 Bachelor of Science- Pure Mathematics
  
Year 1(12 units) 163,500.00
   
Year 2 (12 units) 158,500.00
   
Year 3 (10 units) 134,500.00
   
Year 4 (10 units) 134,500.00
   
Total 591,000.00
   
 Bachelor of Science-Statistics

Year 1(12 units)

Year 2 (12 units)

Year 3 (10 units)

Year 4 (10 units)

TOTAL

163,500.00

158,500.00

134,500.00

134,500.00

591,000.00

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Bachelor of Science-Applied Mathematics

Year 1(12 units)

Year 2 (12 units)

Year 3 (10 units)

Year 4 (10 units)

TOTAL

163,500.00

158,500.00

134,500.00

134,500.00

591,000.00

For more information contact: Director, School of Mathematics, Box 30197, Nairobi,

Tel: 4445751 Email: maths@mail.uonbi.ac.ke

  • School of Computing and Informatics B.Sc. Computer Science

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ with minimum C+ in at least four cluster subjects: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry or Biology or any Group III or Any group I or Group II or Group IV or Group V.
  • A holder Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE): Two principal passes one of which must be in Mathematics or Physics and a subsidiary pass with a credit pass in Physics at ‘O’ level.
  • Diploma in Computer Studies or equivalent with credit.
  • Higher Diploma in Computer Studies.
  • A degree from a recognized university.

Mode of learning: Full Time

Fees structure: B. Sc. Computer Science

Semester 1-6 units132,000.00
Semester 2-8 units144,000.00
Semester 3-7 units145,000.00
Semester 4- 7 units126,000.00
Semester 5-7 units145,000.00
Semester 6-7 units126,000.00
Semester 7-6 units108,000.00
Semester 8– 6 units108,000.00
Total 1,034,000.00

Mode of Study: This is a four year full-time programme. In addition successful completion of the first two years of the course leads to the award of a Diploma in

Computer Science.

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College of Health Sciences (CHS)

  1. School of Dental Sciences

Bachelor of Dental Surgery Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ with at least B in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics and English or Kiswahili.
  • Advanced Level Certificate (EAACE or KACE) with two Principal passes in Biology and Chemistry and at least a subsidiary pass in Mathematics or Physics.
  • Diploma holders in Medical Sciences: A minimum KCE Division II or C+ in KCSE in addition to a Credit Pass in professional qualifications from a recognized Medical Training Institution.
  • Any Degree in Biological Sciences from a recognized university; or any other relevant qualification listed in the General Admissions Criteria.

Mode of learning: Full Time

  • School of Medicine

a.  Degree Courses

  1. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)
  • B. Sc. Biochemistry (options in Medical Biochemistry, Nutritional Biochemistry Molecular Biology and Biotechnology)
  • B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Science and Technology

Minimum Admission Requirements for MBChB)

  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ with at least B in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics and English or Kiswahili.
  • Advanced Level Certificate (EAACE or KACE) with two Principal passes in Biology and Chemistry and at least a subsidiary pass in Mathematics or Physics.
  • Diploma holders in Medical Sciences: A minimum KCE Division II or C+ in KCSE in addition to a Credit Pass in professional qualifications from a recognized Medical Training Institution.
  • Any Degree in Biological Sciences from a recognized university; or any other relevant qualification listed in the General Admissions Criteria.

Mode of learning: Full time

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B. Sc. Biochemistry (options in Medical Biochemistry, Nutritional Biochemistry Molecular Biology and Biotechnology)

B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Science and Technology Minimum Admission Requirements

  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ with at least C+ in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics and English or Kiswahili.
  • Advanced Level Certificate (EAACE or KACE) with two Principal passes in Biology and Chemistry and at least a subsidiary pass in Mathematics or Physics.
  • Diploma holders in Medical Sciences: A minimum KCE Division II or C+ in KCSE in addition to a Credit Pass in professional qualifications from a recognized Medical Training Institution.
  • Any Degree in Biological Sciences from a recognized university; or any other relevant qualification listed in the General Admissions Criteria
  • Diploma Courses
  1. Diploma in Clinical Audiology and Public Health Otology
  • Diploma in Medical Diagnostic Ultrasound

Minimum Admission Requirements for the Diplomas

A minimum of O- Level Division II pass or C+ (plus) mean grade at KCSE and at least C+ in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics and English or Kiswahili, in addition the applicant must have a credit pass in the following professional qualifications from a recognized medical training institution: Clinical officers (diploma), Laboratory Technologists, Pharmaceutical Technologists, Diploma in Radiography, Basic and or Advanced Diploma in Nursing Diploma in Public Health, Diploma in Dental Sciences.

Duration of Diploma courses 21/2- 3 years.

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  • School of Pharmacy Bachelor of Pharmacy

Minimum Admission Requirements

  • KCSE mean grade of C+ with at least C+ in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics and English or Kiswahili.
  • Advanced Level Certificate (EAACE or KACE) with two Principal passes in Biology and Chemistry and at least a subsidiary pass in Mathematics or Physics.
  • Diploma holders in Medical Sciences: A minimum KCE Division II or C+ in KCSE in addition to a Credit Pass in professional qualifications from a recognized Medical Training Institution.
  • Any Degree in Biological Sciences from a recognized university; or any other relevant qualification listed in the General Admissions Criteria.
  • School of Nursing Sciences
  1. Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Full Time
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Upgrading
  • Diploma in Renal Nursing – Full Time

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ and a minimum grade C+ or equivalent in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics, and English or Kiswahili.
  • Advanced Level Certificate (EAACE or KACE) with two Principal passes in Biology and Chemistry and at least a subsidiary pass in Mathematics or Physics
  • Holders of Diploma of Kenya Registered Nurse or Kenya Registered Community Nurse with K.C.S.E. mean grade of C Plain or its equivalent and pass in English.

Mode of learning: Full Time / Distance Learning for Upgrading

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Fees structure: Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Total

474,000.00

469,500.00

469,500.00

469,000.00

1,882,000.00

B. Sc. Biochemistry

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Total

264,500.00

259,500.00

259,500.00

259,500.00

1,043,000.00

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Year 5

Year 6

Total

474,500.00

469,500.00

469,500.00

469,500.00

469,500.00

459,500.00

2,812,000.00

B. Sc. Medical Laboratory Science and Technology

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Total

197,500.00

192,500.00

192,500.00

152,000.00

734,500.00

Bachelor of Pharmacy

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Total

474,500.00

469,500.00

469,500.00

469,500.00

1,883,000.00

For more information contact, School of Medicine, Box 19676, Nairobi, Kenyatta Hospital Campus, Tel:2726300 Ext. 43769; Pharmacy Ext. 43791.

Fees Structure for Bachelor of Nursing

Year 1-12 units

Year 2-12 units

Year 3-12 units

Year 4-12 units

Total (48 units)

264,500.00

259,500.00

259,000.00

259,000.00

1,042,000.00

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Fees Structure for Bsc. Nursing Semester Programme (Upgrading in Conjunction with Amref)

Semester One

Semester Two

Semester Three

Semester Four

Semester Five

Total

137,500

98,000

108,500

90,500

106,000

540,500.00

For more information contact: Director, School of Nursing Sciences, Box 19676-

00200 Nairobi, Tel: 2711250, 2726300 Ext. 43390 Email: nursing@uonbi.ac.ke

Fees:    Diploma in Clinical Audiology and Public Health Otology: Ksh.159,000,

Diploma in Medical Diagnostics and Ultra Sound Ksh.200,500.

Diploma in Renal Nursing

Minimum Admission requirements

Diploma in Nursing (KRM/KRCHN)

The candidate must be registered by a professional body of Nursing.

  1. Holders of Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Nairobi or an equivalent qualification approved by the University of Nairobi Senate. The applicants should be eligible for registration by a profession body of Nursing; and must have attained at least C plain in KCSE or equivalent.

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College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS)

  1. School of Law Bachelor of Laws

(Offered at Parklands, Mombasa, and Kisumu Campuses)

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. Applicants must satisfy the minimum University entry requirements
  • Subject to the above regulation, an applicant shall be eligible for admission if he/she meets any of the following minimum qualifications:
  1. A degree in any field from a university recognized by Senate.
  • A Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education KACE or its equivalent from

an institution recognized by Senate with at least two principal passes and a subsidiary pass in General Paper; and credit 4 in English at ‘O’ level.

  • KCSE certificate or its equivalent recognized by Senate with a mean grade of C+ and a minimum grade B plain in English at KCSE.
  • A relevant diploma with a credit pass from an institution recognized by Senate and a mean grade of C Plain and a minimum grade B plain in English at KCSE; the diploma should be of a minimum duration of 2 academic years.
  • A qualification equivalent to that in (a), (b), (c) or (d) as determined by Senate.

Mode of learning: Full Time 8.00 am to 4.00 pm on weekdays; Part Time from

5:30 pm to 8:30 pm Weekdays, 8.00 am to 5.00 pm. on Saturdays.

Fees Structure: Bachelor of Law (Foreign students to add 20% on all items)

Year 1-12 units

Year 2-12 units

Year 3-12 units

Year 4-12 units

Total (48 units)

189,040.00

184,040.00

171,460.00

171,460.00

716,000.00

For more information contact: Dean, School of Law, Box 30197, Nairobi, Tel: 240858/9

Email: deanlaw@uonbi.ac.ke.

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  • School of Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Media Studies (Options in Public Relations, Print Journalism, Broadcast Journalism, Development Communication)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Production (options in Radio, Television and Film)
  • Diploma in Mass Communication

Minimum Admission Requirements

Degree Courses:

  1. KCSE (mean grade of C+) and a C+ in English or Kiswahili.
  • EACE or KCE Division II or KCSE with Mean grade of C (plain) plus a Diploma or C- and a certificate and diploma from a recognized institution, and must have a minimum of C+ English or Kiswahili.
  • Advanced level certificate (EAACE or KACE) with two principal passes and 1 subsidiary pass or equivalent.
  • And any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria.

Minimum Admission Requirements:

Diploma in Mass Communication

  1. KCSE means grade of C and minimum of C+ (plus) in English or Kiswahili.
  • KCSE mean grade C- or equivalent plus a certificate from a recognized institution with a C+(plus) in English or Kiswahili.
  • An ‘O’ level qualification with a minimum of Division III or equivalent.
  • An ‘A’ level qualification with a minimum of two subsidiary passes or equivalent.

Mode of learning: Full Time 8.00 am to 4.00 pm weekdays and Part Time 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm on Weekdays and 8.00 am to 5.00 pm on Saturdays.

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Fees structure: Diploma in Mass 
Semester 1 68,500.00
Semester 2 41,000.00
Semester 3 63,500.00
Semesters 4 41,000.00
Total 214,100.00
Fees structure: BA-Journalism and BA-Broadcast Production 
Semester 1:4 units 68,500.00
5units 80,500.00
6 units 92,500.00
Semesters 2,3,5,6,8,9,:4 units 50,000.00
5 units 62,000.00
6 units 74,000.00
Semesters 4,7,10:4 units 63,500.00
5 units 75,500.00
6 units 87,500.00
Total 654,000.00

For more information contact: Director, School of Journalism, Box 30197-00100, Nairobi, Tel: 2229168 Ext. 28080/28061 Fax: 2229168 Email: directorsoj@ uonbi. ac.ke

  • Faculty of Arts
  1. Bachelor of Arts in Travel and Tourism (offered in conjunction with Utalii College)
  1. Bachelor of Arts in Hospitality Management (offered in conjunction with Utalii College)
  1. Bachelor of Information Science (New)
  1. Bachelor of Arts

A student pursuing the Bachelor of Arts degree must register in any three (3)

of the following programmes in the first two years of study:

Arabic, Swahili, Archeology, Language and Communication, Economics, French Studies, Geography and Environmental Studies, German, Chinese, Armed Conflict and Peace Studies, Political Science, Public Administration, History, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology (Counseling), Religion Studies, Social Work, Sociology , Tourism, Korean Studies, Criminology

and Criminal Justice and Performing Arts.

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Ordinary Diploma Options:

  • Diploma in Armed Conflict Studies in Eastern Africa, Cultural Tourism, Cultural Resources Management, Natural Resources Management, Philosophy, Religion and Society, Social Work and Social Development, Criminology and Social Order, Counseling Psychology.
  • Diploma in Information studies
  • Chinese, Korean, Environmental Assessment and Audit, Philosophy, Natural Resource Management, French and Arabic.
  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ or its equivalent.
  • KCSE mean grade of C plain, plus Diploma from a recognized institution.
  • KCSE mean grade of C- plus certificate and Diploma from a recognized institution.
  • ‘O’ level Division III, EACE or KCE and a Diploma from a recognized institution.
  • Advanced Level Certificate EAACE/KACE with at least two Principal passes.
  • And any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria.
  • KCSE mean grade of C plain or equivalent or KCSE C- and a Certificate from a recognized institution or KCE/EACE Division III.
  • KCSE mean grade of C- or equivalent

Mode of learning: Full Time 8.00 am to 4.00 pm weekdays and Part Time 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm on Weekdays and 8.00 am to 5.00 pm on Saturdays.

Fees Summary: Bachelor Arts (BA)- 45 units

 Sem 1: 7units74,400.00 
 Sem 2: 7 units55,900.00 
 Sem 3: 7 units55,900.00 
 Sem 4: 7 units69,400.00 
     
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Sem 5: 7 units 55,900.00
Sem 6: 7 units 55,900.00
Sem 7: 3 units 30,500.00
Total  398,300.00

Fees Structure: Bachelor of Arts (BA) Distance Learning

Fees Summary: Bachelor of Arts Distance Learning – 49units

Sem 1: 7units67,400.00
Sem 2: 7 units48,900.00
Sem 3: 7 units62,400.00
Sem 4: 7 units48,900.00
Sem 5:7 units62,400.00
Sem 6:7 units48,900.00
Sem 7:7 units28,900.00
Total 367,800.00
Fees Summary: Bachelor of Arts Hospitality Management-50 units
Sem 1 : 7units123,000.00
Sem 2 : 7 units89,500.00
Sem 3 : 7 units89,500.00
Sem 4 : 7 units103,000.00
Sem 5 :7 units89,500.00
Sem 6 : 7 units89,500.00
Sem 7 :7 units103,000.00
Sem 8 :1 unit14,500.00
Hospitality lab for practical – 11units49,500.00
Total fees-47units +1industrial attachment (equiv. 
to 3 units)751,000.00
  

Bachelor-Arts (BA) in Travel & Tourism Management Programme Cost per Semester is as same as Hospitality Management Programme above. Diploma-Arts: 8 units: Armed Conflict, Dip. In Philosophy & Cultural Tourism

Sem 1 :4 units65,500.00
Sem 2:4 units42,000.00
Total 107,500.00
 Diploma in Criminology, Sociology & Social Work- 10 units
Sem 1:4units62,500.00
Sem 2:4units44,000.00

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Sem 3 :2 units and project44,000.00
Total150,500.00

All Certificate Courses (47,700/=) each. Each unit cost is 10,000/= Other Statutory charges=7,700/=; for more information contact Dean, Faculty of Arts Box 30197, Nairobi, Tel: 3318262 Ext. 28146 Fax: 245566 Email: deanarts@uonbi.ac.ke

  • School of Business

(Offered in Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu Campuses)

  1. Bachelor  of  Commerce  (B.  Com.)  Specialization  Options:

Finance, Accounting, Marketing, Insurance, Human Resource Management, Procurement and Supplies Chain Management, Business Information Systems and Operations Management.

  1. B.Sc. Accounting
  1. B. Sc. Finance
  1. B. Sc. Operations and Supply Chain Management

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. Holder of KCSE mean grade of C+ and minimum C in Mathematics and English or Kiswahili.
  • Holder of a Diploma from a recognized institution and mean grade of C at KCSE or ‘O”-Level Division III.
  • Holder of KCSE mean grade C- plus a Certificate and a Diploma from a recognized institution.
  • Holder of KACE certificate with a minimum of two principal passes and a minimum of a credit pass in mathematics at KCE.
  • Holder of CPA/CPS Part II or equivalent with minimum of KCSE mean grade of C or ‘O’-Level Division III.
  • Holder of degree from a University recognized by Senate.

Mode of learning: Full time from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm weekdays, part time, from

5:30 – 8:30 pm on weekdays and from 8.00 am to 5.00 pm on Saturdays.

  • Distance Learning

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Fees Structure for Bachelor Commerce

Fees Summary: Bachelor of Commerce( min. units= 46)

Sem 16 units83,500.00
Sem 26 units70,000.00
Sem 36 units70,000.00
Sem 46 units78,500.00
Sem 56 units70,000.00
Sem 66 units70,000.00
Sem 76 units78,500.00
Sem 84 units52,000.00
Total 572,500.00

Fees Structure B-Com – 572,500, Bachelor of Finance and Accounting ranges between 650,000- 700,000-(Foreign students to add 20% on all items) Minimum units= 46. For more information contact: Coordinator, School of Business, Box

30197-00100, Nairobi, Tel: 4181650 Fax: 4181650, Email: commerce@uonbi.ac.ke

  • Institute of Anthropology, Gender and African Studies
  • B.A. Gender and Development Studies
  • B.A. Anthropology
  • Diploma in Women, Leadership and Governance in Africa

Minimum Admission Requirements for Degree:

  1. KCSE Mean grade of C+ or its equivalent.
  • KCSE Mean grade of C plus Diploma from a recognized institution.
  • ‘O’ level Division II, EACE or KCE and a Diploma from a recognized institution.
  • Advanced Level Certificate EAACE or KACE with two Principal passes.
  • A Degree from a recognized university.

Minimum Admission Requirements for Diploma:

  1. KCSE mean grade of C (plain)
  • KCSE with a mean grade of C- plus a certificate from a recognized post secondary institution.
  • KCE with a minimum aggregate of Division III.KACE with a minimum of two subsidiaries
  • ‘A’ level qualification with a minimum of one (1) Principal pass

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Mode of learning: Full Time for BA Anthropology. Part Time for BA Gender and Dev. Studies/Diploma

 Fees Structure: BA Anthropology
   
Semester Tuition fees (10,000/- per unit,
  Exam fee 1000/-
   
1 87,500.00
   
2,3,5,6&8 69,000.00
   
4&7 82,500.00
   
Total cost 564,500.00
   
 Summary Fees Structure: BA Gender and Development Studies
   
Semester Tuition fees (10,000/- per unit,
  Exam fee 1,000/-
   
1 87,500.00
   
2,3,5,6&8 58,000.00
   
4&7 71,500.00
   
Total cost 520,500.00
   
 Diploma in Women, Leadership and Governance


7 units @Kes.13,500/- (Tuition)

Research Projects

Examination

Other Charges

Total

94,500.00

94,500.00

5,000.00

19,500.00

127,000.00

Contact tel:(254203318962/28075,28075,725 740 025; Email:awsckenya@uonbi.ac.ke

For more information contact: Director, Institute of Anthropology: Gender and African Studies, Box 30197-00100; Tel: 3742078/80 Fax: 3744123, Email: director-aags@uonbi.ac.ke

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  • Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Studies
  • Diploma International Studies
  • Diploma Strategic Studies

Minimum Admission Requirements for Degree

  1. KCSE (Mean grade of C+); and a minimum grade C in English.
  • EACE/KCE Division II, or KCSE with Mean grade of C (plain) plus a Diploma, or C- and a certificate and diploma.
  • Advanced level certificate (EAACE or KACE) with two principals.

In each of the above, applicants must have a minimum of grade C in either English or Kiswahili.

Minimum Admission Requirements for Diploma

  1. KCSE Mean grade of C or equivalent with minimum C in English
  • KCE (Div. II) with a Pass in English or KCSE with a C- and a certificate and diploma.
  • KACE with at least one principal pass or equivalent qualification.
  • Degree in any field from a recognized university.
  • And any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria. Mode of learning: Part Time from 5:30 to 8:30 pm on Weekdays and from 8 am to 5pm Saturdays

Fees Structure

Diploma in International Studies & Diploma in Strategic studies

(Foreign students add 25%)

 Tuition7 units @15,000 = 105,000.00 
 Research paper20,000.00 
 Registration fee4,000.00 
 Student ID (yearly)500.00 
 Caution Money (once)5,000.00 
 Exam fee (per unit)1,000.00 
 Medical fee (yearly)5,000.00 
 Computer fee (yearly5,000.00 
 Activity fee (yearly)2,000.00 
 SONU (yearly)1,000.00 
 Simulation Overhead10,000.00 
 Total164,500.00 
    
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Fees Structure per Semester for B.A. International Studies

Duration1st Sem.2nd Sem.TOTAL
    
Year 1104,500.0085,000.00189,500.00
    
Year 299,500.0085,000.00184,500.00
    
Year 399,500.0085,000.00184,500.00
    
Year 499,500.0085,000.00184,500.00
    
TOTAL  743,000.00
    

For more information contact Director Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies, P.O. Box 30197, Nairobi, Tel: 318262 Ext. 28087/28380 Fax: 245566/251933

  • School of Economics
  1. Bachelor of Economics
  1. Bachelor of Economics and Statistics

Minimum Admission Requirements

  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ or equivalent with minimum grade C+ in Mathematics.
  • KCE Div. II with a Credit Pass in Mathematics and a Diploma.
  • KACE or EAACE certificate with two principal passes or equivalent.
  • Degree in any field from a recognized university or equivalent.
  • And any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria.

Mode of learning: Part time from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm on weekdays and from 8.00 am to 5.00 pm. on Saturdays.

Fee Structure Summary:

Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Economics & Statistics

DegreeYear 1Year 2Year 3Year 4Total
      
Bachelor of Economics148,500143,50098,00096,500485,500
      
Bachelor of Economics &148,500143,50098,000111,500501,000
Statistics     
      

For more information contact Director School of Economics, P.O. Box 30197-00100, Nairobi, Tel: 318262 Ext. 28122 Fax: 2245566. E-mail: economics@uonbi.ac.ke

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College of Education and External Studies School of Education

  • Bachelor of Education Arts
  • Bachelor of Education Early Childhood Education
  • B. Education of Science
  • Bachelor of Education (ICT)
  • Bachelor of Education (Physical Education and Sports)
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education

Minimum Admission for degree programmes:

  1. KCSE mean grade of C+, or equivalent.
  • KACE 2 principal passes, or equivalent.
  • Professional qualifications such as Diploma in Education, Diploma in Early Childhood. Teachers Certificate (SI) or their equivalents from recognized institutions.
  • A trained primary school teacher of PI grade and minimum KCSE Mean grade of C.
  • A degree from a recognized university.
  • Applicants for B. Ed Science and B. Ed ICT should in addition to the minimum admission criteria have a minimum grade C+ in at least 2 Science subjects.
  • Diploma in ECE with P1 certificate should have attained a mean grade of C- (Minus) or equivalent qualification at KCSE level.
  • Any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria. Minimum Admission Requirements for Diploma in Early Childhood Education
  1. A holder of KCSE with a minimum mean grade C
  • Kenya Certificate of Education with minimum of Division III.
  • A P1 teacher Certificate.
  • And any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria.

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Mode of learning: Full time, part time, school based Diploma in Early Childhood Education (24 units)

Fees Structure: Diploma in Early Childhood (24 units) – Kshs.105,000.00 Fees Structure for Bachelor of Education (Arts).

Number of units 55: Tuition fee per unit Ksh.7,200

Year of StudySemesterNo of UnitsAmountOther ChargesTotal
      
First1857,60024,50082,100
 2857,60057,600
      
Second1750,40019,50069,900
      
 2643,20043,200
      
Third1857,60019,50077,100
      
 2750,40015,00065,400
Fourth1643,20019,50062,700
      
 2536,00036,000
      
Total    494,000
      

Fees Structure for Bachelor of Education (Arts) and Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood.

Year of StudySemesterNo of UnitsAmountOther ChargesTotal
      
First1750,40024,50074,900
 2643,20043,200
      
Second1750,40019,50069,900
      
 2643,20043,200
      
Third1750,40019,50069,900
      
 2750,40015,000(TP)65,400
Fourth1750,40019,50069,400
      
 2750,40036,000
      
Total    486,800
Fees Structure for Bachelor of Education-Science and ICT 
LevelTotal (Ksh.)
  
Level 1 (Year 1)167,500.00
  
Level 2(Year 2)165,500.00
  
Level 3 (Year 3)169,500.00
  
Level 4 (Year 4)130,500.00
  
Grand Total633,000.00
  

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Fees Structure: B. Ed Science and B.Ed. (ICT) (Min. 32 science units & Min. 20 professional)

Tuition Fees Ksh.8, 000 (for professional units) and Ksh.11, 000 (for Science units)

Duration1st Sem.2nd Sem.TOTAL
    
Year 1100,500.0054,000.00154,500.00
    
Year 295,500.0052,000.00147,500.00
    
Year 387,500.0091,000.00178,500.00
    
Year 479,500.0044,000.00123,500.00
    
TOTAL  604,000.00
    

NB-Student taking Biology option, have a total of 54 units with a total payment Kshs. 622,000.00

Fees Structure for Bachelor of Education (Arts) Enhancement Course

Number of units 9: Tuition fee 7,200 per unit

Study periodSemesterNo ofAmountOtherTotal
  Units Charges 
      
1st Sem.1828,80019,50048,300
      
2nd Sem.536,0007,50043,500 
2     
      
T.P.  7,200 7,200
      
Total    99,000
      

For more information contact: Dean, School of Education, Box 92 Kikuyu, Tel: (066)

32029/32117, (020) 2701902/311800, Email: deaneducation@uonbi.ac.ke.

Open, Distance and e-Learning (ODeL) Campus

Degree Programmes

  • B. Ed Arts – External Studies
  • B.Ed. Early Childhood Education
  • B.Ed. Science – External Studies
  • Bachelor of Project Planning and Management
  • Bachelor of Adult Education and Community Development Minimum Admission Requirements
  1. KCSE mean grade of C+.
  • P1 certificate with KCSE mean grade of C plain or KCE or EACE Division III.

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  • KACE/EAACE certificate with 2 principal passes.
  • Diploma/S1 certificate from an institution recognized by Senate with KCSE mean grade C (plain) or KCE/EACE Division III.
  • A degree from a university recognized by Senate.
  • And any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria.
  • B.Ed. (Science) applicants must have a minimum grade C+ in at least two Science Subjects.

Mode of learning: Open and Distance Learning.

Fees Structure for B.Ed (Arts) External Studies – 54UnitsKshs.
   
Part I1070,160.00
   
Parts II836,928.00
Parts III855,928.00
Parts IV941,544.00
Part V1169,776.00
Part VI836,928.00
Total54311,264.00

Fees Structure for B.Ed. (B.Sc.) External Studies (by open and Distance Learning)

Fees Structure for B.Ed. (Sc.) External Studies                                    Kshs.

Part I

Parts II

Parts III

Parts IV

Part V

Part VI

Total

80,000.00

53,500.00

75,000.00

53,500.00

75,000.00

53,500.00

390,500.00

Bachelor of Project Planning and Management (B.P.P.M)

Minimum Admission Requirements:

  1. KCSE mean grade of C+ and a minimum of grade C in Mathematics and English or Kiswahili.
  • KCSE mean grade C-minus, a certificate and a diploma from institutions recognized by University of Nairobi Senate.
  • KCSE mean grade C or ‘O’ level Div. III and a diploma from institutions recognized by Senate.
  • KACE/EAACE Certificate with at least 2 minimum Principal passes and credit (6) pass in mathematics at KCE/EACE.

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  • KCE/EACE DIV III/Ordinary (GCE) or equivalent plus a Diploma from recognized institutions.
  • KACE/EAACE Certificate with 2 Principal passes plus a Diploma from recognized institutions.
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma.
  • Holder of CPS/CPS Part II or equivalent qualification.
  • A degree from recognized institution.

Mode of learning: Part Time: From 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm on Weekdays and from 8.00 am to 5.00 pm. on Saturdays.

Fees structure for B.P.P.M

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Total

1st Sem2nd SemTOTAL
80,000.0060,500.00140,500.00
75,000.0060,500.00135,500.00
75,000.0060,500.00135,500.00
75,000.0060,500.00135,500.00
  547,000.00
   

For more information contact:

The Department for Distance Studies on 0724 922384 or any UON ODeL Learning Centre or Open, Distance and e-Learning (ODeL) P.O Box 92 Kikuyu, Tel 066-32020 Ext. 624 Email: dean-extstudies@uonbi.ac.ke.

Diploma Programmes -Duration: one year

Diploma in: Business Management, Public Relations, Human Resource Management, Purchasing and Supplies Management and Project Planning and Management.

Minimum Requirements

  1. KCSE Mean grade C with C- in Mathematics or Commerce or Accounting or Economics or Business Studies and C- in English or Kiswahili.
  • KCE Division III with a pass in Mathematics or Commerce or Accounting or Economics and a pass in English/Kiswahili.
  • KACE/EACE with one Principal pass and Subsidiary.

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  • KCSE mean grade C- (minus) or KCE or EACE Division III with a professional certificate from a recognized Institution.
  • University Degree in any field.
  • Any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria.

Mode of learning: Day/Part Time 8.00 – 5.00; 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm on weekdays/Saturdays.

Diploma Programmes

Diploma in Youth Development Work, Diploma in Adult Education and Community Development

Minimum Admission Requirements for Diploma in Adult Education Programmes

  1. KCSE mean grade of C or KCE Division III and above.
  • KCSE mean grade of C-(Minus) and a certificate from a recognized Institution.
  • KCSE mean grade C plain or KCE/EACE Division III or P1 Certificate and approved equivalent qualifications recognized by Senate.
  • Adult Education practitioners and community workers with Div. IV and a certificate in Adult Education and Community Development or Open

and Distance Learning from the University of Nairobi or equivalent qualifications from institutions recognized by Senate.

  • Diplomas in Adult Education and Community Development and Commonwealth Diploma Programme in Youth and Development Work.
  • And any other relevant criteria listed in the General Admissions Criteria.

Mode of learning: Open and Distance Learning Certificate Programmes – Duration 3 months

  • Certificates in: Public Relations, Purchasing and Supplies Management, Personnel Management, Human Resource Management, Project Planning & Management, Adult Education and Community Development

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Minimum Admission Requirements for Certificate Programmes KCSE mean grade of C- (Minus) from a recognized Institution.

Mode of learning: Day Time 9.00am. – 4.00pm; Part Time 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm on weekdays/Saturdays.

Fees Structure for Diplomas and Certificate: ODeL CampusTotals
  
Diploma in Business Management90,000
Diploma in Public Relations74,000
  
Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management90,000
  
Diploma in Human Resource Management74,000
  
Diploma in Project Planning and Management90,000
  
Certificate in: Public Relations, Purchasing and Supplies, Per-24,000
sonnel Management, Human Resource Management, Project 
Planning and Management and Adult Educ. Community Devel- 
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List of Course CodesCode
Certificates 
Certificate in English– C101
Certificate in Philosophy– C102
Certificate in Korean– C147
Certificate in Arabic– C110
Certificate in French– C129
Certificate in Natural Resource Management– C118
Certificate in Chinese– C144
Certificate in Artificial Insemination– J134
Cert. in Epidemiology & Disease Surveillance– J152
Cert. in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations– L114
Certificate in Floriculture– A112
Certificate in Environmental Impact Assessment & Audit-C117
Certificate in Adult Education and Community Development– L111
Certificate in Public Relations-L115
Certificate in Purchasing and Supplies Management-L116
Certificate in Personnel Management-L114
Certificate in Human Resource Management-L117
Certificate in Project Planning and Management-L122
Diplomas 
Diploma in Women, Leadership and Governance in Africa-M102
Diploma in Information Studies-C134
Diploma in Criminology & Social Order– C120
Diploma in Natural Resource Management– C126
Diploma in Public Relations– L137
Diploma in Human Resource Management– L125
Diploma in Early Childhood Education– E122
Diploma in Adult Education– L119
  
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Diploma in International Studies– R140
Diploma in Strategic Studies– R141
Diploma in Mass Communication– K48
Diploma in Armed Conflict Studies in East Africa– C127
Diploma in Business Management-L123
Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management– L126
Diploma in Project Planning and Management– L147
Diploma in Philosophy– C107
Diploma in Social Work & Social Development– C104
Diploma in Cultural Tourism– C108
Diploma in Psychology– C136
Diploma in Strategic & Security Studies– C151
Diploma in Environmental Management– C132
Diploma in Water Resource Management & Conservation– C128
Diploma in Estate Agency & Property Management– B135
Degrees 
B.A. Planning– B06
B.A. Design– B05
B.Sc. Agricultural Engineering– F21
B.Sc. Civil Engineering– F16
B.Sc. Electrical Engineering– F17
B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering– F18
B.Sc. Geospatial Engineering– F19
B.Sc. Petroleum Engineering– F22
B.Sc. Environmental & Bio-Systems Engineering– F21
Bachelor of Architectural Studies/ Bachelor of Architecture– B02
Bachelor of Quantity Surveying– B66
Bachelor of Real Estate– B04
B.A. Urban & Regional Planning– B65
Bachelor of Construction Management– B76
B.Sc. Agriculture– A22

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B.Sc. Food Science & Technology– A24
B.Sc. Range Management– A25
B.Sc. Management of Agro ecosystems & Environment– A26
Bachelor of Agricultural Education & Extension– A83
B.Sc. Agribusiness Management– A87
B.Sc. Food Science, Nutrition & Dietetics– A90
Bachelor of Veterinary Engineering– J30
B.Sc. Fisheries and Aquaculture Management– J49
B.Sc. Wildlife Management and Related Options– J42
B.Sc. Biology– I11
B.Sc. Microbiology and Biotechnology– I23
B.Sc. Environment Conservation & Natural Resource Management – I41
B.Sc. Computer Science– P15
B.Sc. Actuarial Science– I07
B.Sc. Mathematics– I09
B.Sc. Statistics– I63
B.Sc. Industrial Chemistry– I08
B.Sc. Meteorology– I10
B.Sc. Geology– I13
B.Sc. Analytical Chemistry– I14
Bachelor of Science– I20
B.Sc. Petroleum Geo-science– I15
B.Sc. Environmental Geo-science– I27
B.Sc. Microprocessor Tech. & Instrumentation– I39
B.Sc. in Astronomy & Astrophysics– I44
B.Sc. Geology (Distance Learning)– L13
B.Sc. (Distance Learning)– L20
B.Ed. (Arts) – External Studies– L35
B.Ed. (Science) – External Studies– L37
B. Project Planning and Management– L46
B. Adult Ed. and Community Development– L47
Bachelor of Education (Arts)– E35
  
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Bachelor of Education (Science)– E37
Bachelor of Education (ICT)– E46
Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)– E45
Bachelor of Education (Content Enhancement)– E48
Bachelor of Education (Physical Education and Sports)– E95
Bachelor of Dental Surgery– V28
B.Sc. Biochemistry– H12
B.Sc. Medical Laboratory and Sc. and Technology– H38
Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery– H31
B.Sc. Nursing– H32
Bachelor of Pharmacy– U29
Bachelor of Arts– C01
Bachelor of Arts (Distance Learning)– C01M3
Bachelor of information Science– C38
B.A. (Anthropology)– N06
B.A. Gender & Development Studies– N12
Bachelor of Commerce– D33
B.Sc. Accounting– D34
B.Sc. Finance– D35
BSc. Operations & Supply Chain Management– D36
Bachelor of Commerce (Distance Learning)– D33M3
Bachelor of Economics– X74
Bachelor of Economics & Statistics– X75
B.A. Journalism & Media Studies-K59
Bachelor of Arts Broadcast Production– K62
Bachelor of Law– G34
Bachelor of Arts in Travel and Tourism– C78
Bachelor of Arts in Hospitality Management– C79
Bachelor of Arts in International Studies– R67
Bachelor of Project Planning and Management– L46