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

36 thoughts on “Department of Information Technology & Computer Science

  1. Hi,

    Just wanted to requrest an updated fee structure for BIT or Computer science plus the requirement and the next intake date.


    • 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.

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

  3. 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.


  4. 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.

    • Pse visit the campus on waiyaki way for further information. or email

  5. 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

  6. Hi, I am interested in msc Computer Systems. Kindly email me the requirements and fee structure. Thank you for your assistance

  7. Will I be able to get certificate in computer science and what are the requirements of that course and how long does it take,?when is the intake

  8. Do You offer credit for a person having diploma in ICTM from Institute of Advanced Technology to go to stage ll

  9. is there intake in diploma in information technology and if its when is the application for this year

  10. Does the BSc IT online course have a september intake or is it just january and may. If so when will the advert be published.

  11. Hi admin I have studied in Uganda for my O level and did certificate in IT, then Diploma in Computer Science, can i be eligible to undertake Telecommunications engineering?

  12. Hi, do you also offer Computer Technology Degree at Nrb CBD campus. If yes,
    please send me the fee structure.