Department of Information Technology & Computer Science

The Department of Information Technology &  Computer Science offers the following programmes:-


•    Diploma in Information Technology
•    Certificate in Information Technology

Eligibility (Any of the Underlisted)

Diploma in IT

KCSE C (Plain) with C- (Minus) in Maths and English

  • Credit pass in IT Certificate I with C- (Minus) in Math and English
  • KACE Certificate with a subsidiary pass in Maths

Or an equivalent qualification recognized by Senate

Certificate in IT

KCSE C- (Minus) or an equivalent qualification recognized by Senate


•    Bsc computer technology

•    Bachelor in Information Technology (Bsc. IT)

Eligibility (Any of the Underlisted)

KCSE C+ (Plus) with C (Plain) in Maths and English

  • Two Principle passes at K.A.C.E
  • A Pass in Diploma in Information Technology (IT), or Computer Technology.

Or an equivalent qualification recognized by Senate

NB: JKUAT Diploma holders in IT who have obtained a Credit pass and above or equivalent join the B.Sc. IT Course in Stage II.


•    Masters software engineering
•    Masters computer system

The Department also runs the CISCO academy programs to help its students achieve their academic capability in the professional certifications. The CISCO Academy Program offers the following
•    IT essentials
•    CISCO certified Networking
•    Associate CCNA 1-4

24 thoughts on “Department of Information Technology & Computer Science

    • Hi Peter, the next intake is in May 2013. application is on going. The requirements are in the advert. kindly visit our campus for more information.

  1. Hi,
    Do you offer CCNA security evening classes at the nairobi cbd campus and if you do, when is the next class?

  2. Hi,

    Thanks for sharing such useful information. Could you please confirm me the duration of Diploma in IT programs.You can mail me at given mail id.


  3. Admin,

    Is it possible to get a detailed course outline for the following post graduate programs via email.
    >>Masters in Computer Systems.
    >>Masters in Software Engineering.
    >>Masters in Computer Technology.

  4. hi admin,
    what’s the examination mode for the BACHELOR OF SCIENCE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, internal examination or KNEC examination
    how many semesters are in stage 1 and the fee per semester.

    Thank you in advance

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