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Academic Programmes


 

The University is currently offering programmes that specialise in four professional areas: Information and Communication Technology, Law, Arts and Social Sciences, and Business and Management Sciences leading to the Ph. D Degree, Master’s Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Bachelor’s Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates. It also provides short courses, seminars, consultancy and research.

These programmes are conducted from Monday to Saturday of each week in the semester. Where necessary, lectures may be conducted on public holidays by mutual agreement between the lecturer and the students attending the course.

 

The academic programmes focus on seven areas as follows:

 

Short Courses

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA): a six (6) months programme.
  • Certificate in Information Technology (IT) Essentials: an eight months programme.
  • Computer Driving Certificate (CDC): a ten (10) weeks programme.
  • Webpage Fundamentals Certificate: a one month programme
  • PHP Web Design Course: a six (6) week course.
  • Basics of German Language Course: a six (6) week course.

 

Certificates Awards

  • Certificate in Computer Science: a one (1) year programme.
  • Certificate in Law: a one (1) year programme.
  • Certificate in Business Administration: a one (1) year programme.
  • Certificate in Library Information Studies (Library, Records and Archive Management): a one (1) year programme.
  • Certificate in Medical Laboratory Sciences: a two (2) year programme.

 

Diploma Awards

  • Diploma in Computer Science: a two (2) year programme.
  • Diploma in Law: a two (2) year programme.
  • Diploma in Business Administration: a two (2) year programme
  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology Sciences: a three (3) year programme.
  • Diploma in Pharmaceutical Sciences: a three (3) year programme.
  • Diploma in Library Information Services: a two (2) year programme.

 

Degree Awards

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (Information Systems): a three (3) year programme.
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (Software Engineering): a three (3) year programme.
  • Bachelor of Accounting and Finance with Information Technology (BAFIT): a three (3) year programme.
  • Bachelor of Environmental Health Sciences with Information Technology (BEHSIT): a three year programme.
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB): a four (4) year programme.
  • Bachelor of Arts with Education (BAED) with teaching subjects majoring in English or Kiswahili and minor in Language/Geography/History/ Economics: a three (3) year programme.
  • Bachelor of Arts with Education (BAED) with teaching subjects Mathematics and IT, Geography and IT, Economics and IT: a three (3) year programme.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA): a three (3) year Programme.

 

Postgraduate Diploma Awards

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Law (PGDL).
  • Specialized Postgraduate Diploma in Law (SPGDL).
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PDE)

 

Masters Awards

  • Master of Laws (LL.M) in Human Rights Law
  • Master of Laws (LL.M) in Trade and Finance Law
  • Master of Laws (LL.M) in Finance and Banking Law
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Accounting and Finance
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Human Resources Management
  • Master of Education (MAED) in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Master of Education (MAED) in Educational Planning and Administration
  • Master of Arts (MALI) in Linguistics

 

Ph.D Degree Awards

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Law

 

For more information download University prospectus HERE