SCHOOL OF PURE & APPLIED SCIENCES

FULL TIME AND PART TIME PROGRAMMES

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

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NAME OF THE PROGRAMME

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

1.

Masters of Information Science

Be a holder of a Bachelor’s degree with at least Upper Second Class honors in relevant discipline or its equivalent from an institution recognized by the University Senate.

OR

Lower Second Class honors with two (2) years relevant experience in a relevant field.

2 years

2.

Master of Science in Statistics

Be a holder of a Bachelor’s degree with at least Upper Second Class honors in statistics as a major subject or its equivalent from an institution recognized by the University Senate.

OR

Lower Second Class honors with two (2) years relevant experience in a relevant field.

2 years

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

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NAME OF THE PROGRAMME

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

 1. Bachelor of Science in Analytical Chemistry  Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ (plus) 8 Semesters
2. Bachelor of Science Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ (plus) 8 Semesters
 3. Bachelor of Science in Information Science 

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+(plus) with a minimum of C in both Mathematics and English.

OR     

Mean Grade of C (Plain) at KCSE with a Diploma certificate in a relevant discipline from an institution recognized by the University Senate

8 Semesters
 4. Bachelor of Science in Applied Statistics  Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ (plus)  8 Semesters
 5. Bachelor of Science in Financial Engineering  Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ (plus)  8 Semesters

6.

Bachelor of Science Statistics

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ (plus) with at least C+(plus) in English and B- in Mathematics.

OR

Diploma in applied Sciences in which there has been a substantive mathematics content, with at least a credit pass in relevant subjects from an institution recognized by the University Senate.

8 Semesters

7.

Bachelor of Science Mathematics and Computer Science

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+(plus) with at least C+(plus) in Mathematics. In addition, applicants must have grade C-(minus) in both Chemistry and Physics. 8 Semesters

8.

Bachelor of Science Actuarial Science

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+(plus) with at least C+(plus) in English and Mathematics

OR

A mean grade of KCSE C (Plain) with C (plain) in Mathematics and a Diploma or equivalent in relevant discipline with at least a credit pass from an institution recognized by the University Senate.

8 Semesters

9.

Bachelor of Science Information Technology

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+(plus) with a minimum of C in both Mathematics and English.

OR     

Mean Grade of C (Plain) at KCSE with a Diploma certificate in a relevant discipline from an institution recognized by the University Senate

8 Semesters

10.

Bachelor of Science Computer Science

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+(plus) with a minimum of C in both Mathematics and English.

OR     

Mean Grade of C (Plain) at KCSE with a Diploma certificate in a relevant discipline from an institution recognized by the University Senate

8 Semesters

11.

Bachelor of Science Business Information Technology

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+(plus) with a minimum of C in both Mathematics and English.

OR     

Mean Grade of C (Plain) at KCSE with a Diploma certificate in a relevant discipline from an institution recognized by the University Senate

8 Semesters

DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

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NAME OF THE PROGRAMME

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

1.

Diploma in Information Technology

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C- (Minus) with at least D+(plus) in English/Kiswahili and Mathematics

OR

KCSE mean grade D+ (Plus) and a certificate in any relevant area with at a pass from an institution recognized by the University Senate.

6 Semesters

2.

Diploma in Business Information Technology

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C- (Minus) with at least D+(plus) in English/Kiswahili and Mathematics

OR

KCSE mean grade D+ (Plus) and a certificate in any relevant area with at a pass from an institution recognized by the University Senate.

6 Semesters

CERTIFICATE PROGRAMMES

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NAME OF THE PROGRAMME

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

1.

Certificate in Information Technology

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of D+ (Plus) with at least D (plain) in English/Kiswahili and Mathematics

 

4 Semesters

2.

Certificate in Business Information Technology

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of D+ (Plus) with at least D (plain) in English/Kiswahili and Mathematics

4 Semesters

 

SHORT COURSES

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NAME OF THE PROGRAMME

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

1.

  • Proficiency Certificate in Computer Applications.
  • Certificate in data & Information Security.
  • Certificate in Computer Networking.
  • CISCO IT  Essentials.

Be a holder of KCSE/KCE Certificate

                  OR

An equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by university senate

8 weeks – fulltime
12 weeks – part time

2.

Proficiency certificate in data analysis

Be a holder of KCSE Certificate

10 Days

 

CONTACTS

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Kerugoya, Kenya
Email: spas@kyu.ac.ke
Phone: +254 0709 742000
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