Bachelor Program in Nairobi Kenya

Top Bachelor Programs in Nairobi Kenya 2017

Bachelor

Bachelor degrees from accredited colleges and universities can be important stepping-stones toward a successful career.The most common type of undergraduate program is a bachelor's degree, usually awarded after four years of successful study

A Bachelor is a popular college degree that is pursued by students who want to gain knowledge in a specific area of study. Completed in three to five years, it is available in a variety of study disciplines.

Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya, is a sovereign state in East Africa. The capital and largest city is Nairobi.

Nairobi is the capital city of Kenya. This city is known for its good educational institutions and their diversified degree programs. Some of them are University of Nairobi, Kenyatta University, Daystar University and African Nazarene University.

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Bachelor of Law (LLB)

Kenyatta University
Campus Full time 4 years January 2017 Kenya Nairobi

The Kenyatta University School of Law (KUSOL) is fully accredited by the statutory body charged with regulating legal education in Kenya, that is the Council of Legal Education. In addition, its law programme is ISO 9001:2008 certified. Being a leading fountain of knowledge in Kenya and the Region we at Kenyatta University take pride in being your law school of choice. [+]

Bachelors 2017 in Nairobi Kenya. The Kenyatta University School of Law (KUSOL) is fully accredited by the statutory body charged with regulating legal education in Kenya, that is the Council of Legal Education. In addition, its law programme is ISO 9001:2008 certified. Being a leading fountain of knowledge in Kenya and the Region we at Kenyatta University take pride in being your law school of choice. At KUSOL, we recognize that you are seeking to partner with an educational institution that is sensitive to your aspirations and accountable in providing you with good returns for your investment in education. This is the basis on which the courses at KUSOL are founded.We sincerely hope that your decision to join this forward-looking and dynamic University will benefit you through the diverse, holistic, development oriented programmes it offers. Entry Requirements Candidates must satisfy the minimum University entry requirements. In addition, the following are the minimum requirements for entry into our Bachelor of Laws programme: 1. A mean grade of B in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) including a minimum of a B in English. 2. Any other type of qualification including the former A-level Kenyan system, regional,or international qualifications must be equivalent to the minimum requirement outlined above. The equivalency of such grades can be obtained from the Kenya NationalExaminations Council. 3. Mean grade of C- (Minus) at KCSE and progressed from certificate to Diploma at Kenyatta University or any other recognized/accredited Institutions. Examinations Examinations are carried out to the highest standards at KUSOL as is expected by the University. The examination questions and results are moderated by the School at departmental level to ensure quality in the setting as well as marking of examinations. External examiners are regularly invited to assess these processes to ascertain quality. All the following Kenyatta University examination regulations with respect to examinations apply: Moderation of Examinations Examinations are moderated internally within the departments and by an external examiner as per University Examinations Regulations as follows:- Each examination paper is moderated by the department before being taken to an external examiner appointed by the University Senate.Each examination paper has a marking guide and course outline to facilitate moderation both at the department and externally.Examination marks are moderated first by the department and thereafter by the external examiner. The final mark is then approved by the School Board of Examiners and University Senate.The External Examiner is an expert in the area of law, normally a holder of a PhD in law, with at least a minimum of 5 years teaching experience as a Senior Lecturer or an Associate Professor. Certification To qualify for the award of the Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) Programme, a candidate must take and pass a total of at least fifty two (52) course units. This includes all the units designated as core units in the curriculum and thus mandatory; the required university Common Units and the following practical units Judicial Attachment – the equivalence of 42 hours of lectures, Clinical Externship –the equivalence of 42 hours of lectures. The degree shall be based on the average score in at least 52 units taken and passed and shall be classified as: First Class Honours for an average of 70-100% (A) ;Second Class Honours (Upper Division) for an average of 60-69% (B);Second Class Honours (Lower Division) for an average of 50 – 59%;(C) and Pass, for an average of 40-49% (D) Structure The course units comprising the law programme are undertaken mainly during the semester and involve students attending lectures on a face-to-face basis, or other form of contact time with the lecturer. School of Law Each course unit is allocated three hours per week which is broken into two sessions of two and one hour respectively undertaken on separate days of the week. Some course units however are taken ‘out’ of semester and these have a practical element to them. Duration The law programme takes a minimum of eight (8) semesters of full time attendance of lectures offered at the School. This equates to two semesters per calendar year of sixteen (16) weeks that constitute fourteen (14) weeks of class contact time and two (2) weeks of examinations. All students are expected to adhere to this time-frame except in circumstances permitted by the University Senate at any one time. In such cases, a student may defer their studies subject to the time limits applicable under the relevant Kenyatta University regulations. Where students face difficulties with paying their fees for any semester, they can take the ‘semester off’ by making a formal application to the registrar (academic) who communicates the approval in writing. [-]

Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch)

Kenyatta University
Campus Full time 6 years January 2017 Kenya Nairobi

The School of Architecture and the Built Environment at Kenyatta University is projected to have its first intake on September 2015. The school aims at providing training in the planning, formulation and implementation of built forms ranging from the individual dwellings, communities and cities. [+]

The School of Architecture and the Built Environment at Kenyatta University is projected to have its first intake on September 2015. The school aims at providing training in the planning, formulation and implementation of built forms ranging from the individual dwellings, communities and cities. The ever rising demand for dwellings spaces that are sustainable and economically efficient requires training to the highest levels possible.st levels possible. Entry Requirements Applicants for the Bachelor of Architecture must have obtained the following minimum qualifications: Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Obtained a minimum grade of C+ in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education and have minimum grade of C+ in the following subjects: Mathematics Physics English/Kiswahili Any 2nd Group II (Biology or Chemistry) or Any Group III (Geography or History or Art and Design) or Any Group IV (Home Science or Art and Design or Agriculture or Aviation Technology or Computer Studies) or Any Group V (French, German, Arabic, Music, Business Studies) A-Level Two Principal Passes in any one of the following subjects: Economics, History, Geography, Commerce, or any other relevant subject, and a credit pass in the English language and Mathematics at KCE level or equivalent. Approved Diploma Candidates with a Kenyatta University approved diploma or Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) Diploma with at least a credit pass in: Building Construction, Architectural Studies, Land Surveying and Civil Engineering; or Diploma in Estate Agency and Property Management; or Diploma in Technology (Dip. Tech) in Land Administration may be admitted into the first year of study. Two Tier Programme The curriculum for the above has been structured as a six year two tier programme. The first stage consists of a four year of full time study which at the time of completion the students can make an exit and are awarded a Bachelor of Architectural studies. This is followed by another two year of full-time study where the student graduates with Bachelor of Architecture. This is in line with worldwide trends that are recognized by the Common Wealth Association of Architects. Career Options Professional development and progression of the graduates of architecture can be made both in public and private areas. In the building and construction sector, architects play a central role in the planning, designing and implementation of building projects. In the industrial field, architects can work as professionals in research and production of materials. Besides, they can join real estate management and urban design. Architects also play a crucial role in the implementation and management of national, county and city projects. Architects are key participants in the design and planning of public space and facilities. [-]

Bachelor of Commerce

Pioneer International University PIU
Campus Full time January 2017 Kenya Nairobi

The B.Com programme has been designed to produce graduates to work in the areas of management, finance, accountancy, marketing, banking, consultancy, administration and related fields. [+]

Bachelors 2017 in Nairobi Kenya. Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) School of Business and Management The B.Com programme has been designed to produce graduates to work in the areas of management, finance, accountancy, marketing, banking, consultancy, administration and related fields. It also has a strong foundation for continued career growth. The programme is structured to reflect the changing world of business and provide a firm foundation for the world of work both in the domestic and global scene. The programme is also intended to provide students with a professional foundation tailored to policy formulation and practice in Business. Ethical principles and general studies have been adequately considered in the design of the programme. From the third year, candidates shall specialize in one of the following disciplines: Accounting; Finance; Marketing or Human Resource Management. Specific Entry Requirements In addition to the general admission requirements into PIU, applicants must have a minimum of KCSE C (C plain) in both Mathematics and English or Kiswahili or the equivalent. Mature Entry Mature entry may be allowed for applicants who shall have attained the age of thirty five (35) years or above at the date of admission. In addition, the applicants must show evidence of at least three (3) years business, or related experience and must have obtained a mean grade of C in KCSE. Credit Transfer Candidates who join the programme with a CHE validated diploma and with a distinction or credit pass in the relevant units shall qualify for credit transfers. Candidates who join the programme with a relevant Higher National Diploma shall also qualify for credit transfers. Candidates with the relevant professional certificates may also transfer credits. The maximum number of course units to be given credit transfer shall not exceed fifty percent (50%) of the total required course units for the programme. Credit transfers and exemptions shall only be granted in the first and second year of study. No exemptions shall be granted in the subsequent years of study. A student registered in another public or accredited private university may be allowed to transfer credits into the programme. Credits shall only be transferred after the PIU Senate receives and scrutinises certified copies of the syllabi and written approval. The PIU Senate may at its discretion seek additional information from the institution concerned at the applicant’s cost. Course Specializations: Aviation, Banking, Micro-Finance, Marketing, Human Resource, Finance, Accounting, Insurance, Strategic Management. Diploma in Business Management: Options-Human Resources, Finance, Micro-Finance Entry Requirements for Diploma in Business Management KCSE mean Grade of C Plain with C- in mathematics and English or a Certificate in related area from a recognised institution, or any equivalent qualification. Certificate in Business Management Entry Requirements for Certificate in Business Management KCSE mean Grade of c-. [-]