Mount Kenya School of Social Sciences January 2013 Intake


Date Posted: 10/22/2012 11:47:15 PM

Posted By: marto  Membership Level: Gold  Total Points: 2902

Post-graduate, Bachelors, Diploma and Professional Certificate programmes

Mount Kenya University is a leading chartered university operating as a premier non-profit making institution of higher learning in East Africa. The university has its main campus located in Thika town. It has also established campuses in Kenya and Kigali (Rwanda).The university is a full member of Inter University Council of East Africa (IUCEA).

PROGRAMME Duration & Tuition fee
Master of Arts (M.A) in Journalism and Media Studies:-
• Journalism
• Corporate Communication
• Media Management
4 semesters Ks. 65,000 per semester

Master of Arts (MA) in Film Studies

Bachelor of Arts in Mass Media and Communication - 8 semesters Ksh. 60,000 per semester

Bachelor of Arts in Film Studies and Animation
• Electronic Media
• Print Media
• Public Relations
• Advertising
8 semesters Ksh. 65,000 per semester

Diploma/Certificate in Journalism and Mass Media Diploma - 4 trimesters Kshs. 23,550 per trimester:
Certificate -2 trimesters Ksh.20,550 per trimester
Diploma in Public Relations - 4 trimesters Ksh. 23,550 per trimester


Master of Development Studies
BSc. Economics and Statistics - 8 semesters Ksh. 60,000
Bachelor of Development Studies - 8 semesters Ksh. 60,000 per semester
Bachelor of Counseling Psychology - 8 semesters Ksh. 60,000
Bachelor of Arts in:-
• Security studies and Criminology
• Justice and Security studies
• Peace studies and Conflict Resolution.
8 semesters Ksh. 60,000
Diploma in:-
- Security studies and Criminology
- Peace studies and Conflict Resolution
3 trimester – Kshs. 20,550 per trimester

1. Masters Programme: At least a Bachelors degree with at least Second Class Honours-Upper Division from a recognized University, or
equivalent qualification recognized by the Senate of Mount kenya University.
2. Postgraduate Diploma: At least a Bachelors degree from recognized University.
3. Bachelors Programme: At least a KCSE mean grade C plus or its equivalent or Diploma in relevant field plus a minimum C- (minus) at
KCSE or pre- university qualifications from Mount Kenya University.
4. Diploma Programme: KCSE mean grade C plain or its equivalent qualification or relevant certificate plus KCSE mean grade of C-
5. Certificate Programme: KCSE C- (minus) or equivalent qualification.
Apply to the Registrar, Academic Affairs enclosing copies of relevant academic/professional certificates. Application fee of Ksh.
1,000 (undergraduate) and (Ksh.2000- Masters) to be deposited at either:-
Equity Bank – 0090292435067
Fina Bank – 2014200002,
Family Bank – 005000019336
Standard Chartered Bank – 0102049817400,
Kenya Commercial Bank – 1121032222
Co-operative Bank – 01129279981300.

Application forms can be downloaded online by visiting our website or any of our campuses or centres.
MAIN CAMPUS, P.O. Box 342-01000
THIKA,Tel. 020-2088310, 020-2338146/8
Cell: 0720-790796, 0789126571Fax: 0202050315.

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