Admission requirements

Minimum mean grade of C+ (plus) in KCSE with at least a C (plain) in Mathematics, English and Physics/Physical Science OR; Credit pass in Diploma in Computer Science or Information Technology or related field from KNEC or its equivalent.

Programme description

The program takes a minimum of four (4) academic years where an academic year consists of two (2) semesters.


Programme Learning Objectives

  1. Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of essential facts, concepts, principles, and theories relating to computer technology and software applications;
  2. Model, specify, design and implement computer-based systems;
  3. Make sound decision in the process of understanding product development guided by the social, professional, legal, ethical and cultural issues;
  4. Effectively apply the principles of information management, organization, and retrieval;
  5. Apply the process of critical reasoning in managing computer systems and information; and
  6. Be a team player and communicate clearly to a range of audiences about technical problems and their solutions.

Expected career directions

  • Software Developer
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Computer Networks Architect
  • Software Engineer
  • Web Developer
  • Computer Programmer
  • Hardware Engineer