Courses offered at Kenya Methodist University


Find a list of all certificate, diploma, postgraduate diploma, bridging, degree, masters, doctorate courses, distance education as well as open learning academic programmes offered at Kenya Methodist University.
Get all course details such as course entry requirements, mode of study, course duration, fees structure among others.

Minimum Admission Requirements


For one to secure admission to the university's programmes, he/he needs to meet the following entry criteria.
1. Undergraduate courses: Minimum KCSE grade of C+(plus) or equivalent.
2. Masters programmes: A minimum of Bachelor's degree of 2nd class upper division or equivalent from a recognized university.
3. Pre-University Programme: KCSE mean grade of C-(minus) or its equivalent.
4. Diploma courses: KCSE (plain) or its equivalent qualifications.
5. Certificate programmes: KCSE C-(minus) or its equivalent qualifications.

The university offers bridging, certificate, pre-university, diploma, undergraduate, masters as well as doctorate programmes through full time, part time, open and distance learning modes.

The university calendar is comprised of three sessions in an academic year (trimester system). The sessions run for the following periods: January to April, May to August, September to December.

Advanced Diploma(1) |  Bridging(3) |  Certificate(12) |  Degree(33) |  Diploma(39) |  Higher Diploma(1) | 
Masters(16) |  Post Graduate Diploma(3) |  Pre-University(1) | 


Course Name:  109 courses found.
  • Bachelor of Education(BED)  
    Admission requirements
    - One must have scored
    a minimum of C+ in KCSE
    or a diploma in education
    from a reputable institution
    with a credit.

    Course duration
    - Four years
  • Bachelor of Arts(Counselling)  
    Minimum qualifications
    - To qualify for this
    program,one must have
    scored a minimum of
    C+ in KCSE with C+ in
    English or be in possession
    of a relevant from diploma
    from an institution recognized
    by the university senate.

    Course duration
    - Four years
  • Bachelor of Theology(Theology)  
    Admission requirements
    - To qualify for this
    program,one must have scored
    a minimum of C+ in with C
    in English or a diploma
    in theology or in related
    discipline from a recognized
    institution.

    Course duration
    - Four years

    Mode of study
    (i)Part time
    (ii)Full time
    (iii)Distance learning

    The above modes of learning
    are available in Nairobi and Meru campuses
  • Bachelor of Science (Agriculture)  
    Academic requirements
    - To qualify for this program,
    one must have attained
    a minimum of C+ in KCSE
    with C+ in biology and
    biological sciences and
    C in maths and chemistry or
    physical sciences.Applicants
    with passes in agriculture
    will have an added advantage.

    Course duration
    - Four years
  • Bachelor of Science (Computer Information Systems)  
    Admission requirements
    - One must have scored
    a minimum of C+ in KCSE
    with C in English and
    C in maths or physics.
    Applicants who have scored
    a minimum of C- in KCSE
    plus a diploma in a relevant
    area will be considered for
    admission.

    Course duration
    - Four years
  • Bachelor of Science (Applied Biology)  
    Entry requirements
    - One is required to have scored
    any one of the following qualifications
    (i)A minimum of C+ in KCSE with C+ in
    biology and C in chemistry or maths
    (ii)B in the pre-university general
    biology course
    (iii)A certificate or diploma in biological
    sciences or any relevant qualification from
    a reputable institution.

    Course duration
    - Four years

    Mode of study
    - Full time and distance learning.

    The above are modes of learning
    are offered in Meru campus
  • Bachelor of Science(Nursing)  
    Entry requirements
    - One must have scored a minimum
    of C+ in KCSE with C+ in each of
    the subjects given in the alternatives
    below:
    Alternative 1
    (i)Biology
    (ii)Mathematics/physics
    (iii)Chemistry
    (iv)English/kiswahili

    Alternative 2
    (i)Maths
    (ii)English/kiswahili
    (iii)Biological sciences
    (iv)Physical sciences

    Course duration
    - Four years
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education(Education)  
    Entry requirements
    - A minimum of bachelors degree
    in education or in education-related
    discipline from an institution recognized
    by the university senate.

    Course duration
    -Two years
  • Diploma in Business Administration(Business Administration)  
    Admission requirements
    - To qualify for this program,
    one must have scored a minimum
    of C in KCSE or C- plus a relevant
    certificate from a recognized institution.

    Course duration
    - Three years

    Mode of study
    (i)Part time
    (ii)Full time
    (iii)Distance learning

    Graduation requirements
    Applicants are required
    to meet the following
    requirements:
    (a)They must have scored a pass
    and above at the end of their course.
    (b)They must have completed all the
    core courses
    (c)They must have been cleared by the senate
    (d)They are expected to have no pending disciplinary cases
    (e)They must have repeated and passed all failed courses
    (f)In addition,they must have obtained a minimum of seventy two
    credit hours at the end of the program.

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