Undergraduate programmes

The following degree courses are currently on offer at JKUAT Mombasa Campus both in full time and part-time  modes:

  • Bachelor of  Supply Chain Management(Options: shipping/marine Management, clearing and Forwarding,)
  • Bachelor of Procurement and Contract Management
  • Bachelor of Commerce(options: Accounting,Finance,Banking,Marketing,Human Recourse and Administration)
  • Bachelor of Business Information Technology
  • Bachelor  of Science in Public Health
  • Bachelor of Community Development
  • Bachelor of Science in  Information Technology
  • Bachelor Degree in Project Management

General Eligibility for Bachelors Programmes
Mean grade C+ in KCSE with C in Mathematics and C in English /Kiswahili OR KACE certificate with minimum of two principal passes and a minimum of credit pass in mathematics at KCE OR Diploma with a credit pass or professional certificate holder and diploma in a relevant area from an institution recognized by the university senate.

Exemptions:Holders of diploma with at least a credit pass or professional certificate holder in relevant field from an institution recognized by the university senate are eligible for a one academic year exemption.

Course Duration
Undergraduate programmes run for 4 academic years inclusive of research work.

Intakes
The campus admits students thrice per year in January, May and September. The campus runs a trimester systems, which reduces the total calendar time spent by students in the university by up to one-third.

How to apply 
Get the Forms from the main website, fill the forms  and on each form attach the following things: 1 passport size photo, 1copy of KCSE certificate, 1copy of any other academic certificate, 1 copy of Identification card. An application fee is 1, 500 payable to KCB Account number: 1107586933, Account name: JKUAT Msa Campus, Branch: Treasury Square.

Fee structures
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188 thoughts on “Undergraduate programmes

  1. Hi,
    I am interested to take a course in your University.I want more information on the course below of which I want to join as from jan 2015.

    Bachelor of Supply Chain Management(Options: shipping/marine Management, clearing and Forwarding, Transport and Logistics)

    Thanks
    rgds
    magut,
    0712892332.

  2. am out of the country and Interested to pursue blw course – is it on your distance learning schedule. need more details
    Bachelor of Supply Chain Management(Options: shipping/marine Management, clearing and Forwarding, Transport and Logistics)

  3. Thank you magut for inquiring with us. Kindly go ahead with the application process. The deadline will be 19th Dec 2014.

    Regards
    Molly

  4. Am willing to take a course in Bachelor of Business Information Technology .can take as distance learning course,, pliz advise

  5. Goodevening, have you started replying to applicants who applied before 10th December 2014? Thank you for earlier reply.

  6. Good afternoon,
    Do you offer Bachelor of Business and Office Management Degree as a distance learning programme and if so, as a person who has done Diploma in full secretarial course, are there credit waivers so that I can pursue the course in less time.

    Please reply.

  7. I see purchasing and supplies management and wanted to do procurement and supply management,how do we go about it?

  8. Hi
    Am willing to pursue Bachelor of Science in Public health part time classes i.e weekend classes only. plz is it possible?

    • Those already admitted are doing part time of 5:30- 8:30 Pm. Weekend only arrangement has to be from Friday at 2 pm to 8:40 pm. Saturday and Sunday from 8 am 5 pm. For more information please come and discuss with the department’s chair.

  9. Hi.
    Am willing to pursue bachelor of science and and public health in part time can i get that chance.

  10. I want to apply for the nutrition and dietetics undergraduate but wanted to lnow the september intake Application deadlines and the fee structure?

  11. my nae is hannah and am interested in knowing if i can be exempted from part of the course work if i have done a CPS-K

  12. Good morning,
    Am interested in joining your university.

    In the next 6 weeks I will be moving out of the country?Currently am waiting to sit exams for a diploma course at KIM, final stage in March. My interest is in supply chain management with the transport and logistics option or in the supplies management as I see earlier you advice they are similar.

    Please advice if I can join in September 2015 and how to go about this as I will be out of the country.
    Thank you.

  13. Morning,
    I do want to take a Bachelor of Supply Chain Management(Options: shipping/marine Management, clearing and Forwarding, Transport and Logistics) course but am based in Nairobi.Will it be possible. Thanking you in advance for you response and good day.

    Regards// Edward

  14. Hi
    Im interested in purchasing and supplies course in your reputable university.
    Please update me on the forthcoming intake .Please advice if i can join to take a dregree in above mentioned course with kcse c (plain) and a diploma in the same course awaiting graduation.

  15. Hi
    My son got C+(Eng b-,kiswahili B-,MATH-D,BIO-C+,CHE C,HIS B CRE C+,COMPUTER B,which course is he illegible to do in your university!

    • David your son did well but he is not eligible to do a degree course so our advice is that you enroll him for a bridging maths course after which he can be eligible to enroll for a degree course of choice ,the bridging maths course is 3 months and the fee is 32,000 our next intake is may 2015.Thank you.

  16. Hello sir/ madam
    I want to apply for the nutrition and dietetics undergraduate but wanted to lnow the september intake Application deadlines and the fee structure?

  17. Good afternoon,
    Kindly advise if an ex-form 4 student with below KSCE grades can be granted direct entry into your University for Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Business Information Technology;
    KCSE RESULTS
    1. ENGLISH – C+
    2. KISWAHILI – C+
    3. MATHS – C-
    4. BIOLOGY – B
    5. CHEMISTRY – C
    6. GEOGRAPHY – C-
    7. BUSINESS STUDIES – A-

    Mean Grade – C+ AGP- 50.
    Request if possible you also advise fee applicable per semester.
    K/regards,

  18. HI.I HAVE A HIGHER DIPLOMA IN APPLIED BIOLOGY(CREDIT),I WANT 2 JOIN PUBLIC HEALTH.WIL I BE ABLE 2 JOIN 3RD YR.I WISH 2 KNOW IF THEY OFFER VETNARY MEDICINE

  19. I wish to join your university taking bcom.please van you advice me on exemptions since i am a cpa finalist and on how to access help finances.
    .

  20. After noon,
    I will be joining your institution but i want your advice about exemptions since i am a cpa finalist.And also on how to access HELP assistance if awill join part time sessions

  21. Good afternoon, please advice me I got a D in my kcse but have done a diploma in Management Hr option at kenya institute of management am I eligible to do Bcom
    purity.

    • Hi purity.
      Yes you are eligible to do BCOM if you got an upper credit in your diploma.

      Thank you for the inquiry.

      • Hi, i am interested to join and undertake a degree course, i got a C- in my KSCE but i have a diploma in procurement, i got a credit, can i do a degree in procurement or supply chain management? Thankyou.

        • Hi, i am interested to join and undertake a degree course, i got a C- in my K.C.S.E but i have a diploma in procurement from Kenya Institute of Management,i got a credit, can i do a degree in procurement or supply chain management? Thankyou.
          Reply

    • Year I entry: KCSE Mean of C+ and C in Mathematics and English. OR KACE of 2 Principal & 1 subsidiary passes, and a
      credit pass in Mathematics at KCE.

      Year II entry: Holders of JKUAT Diploma in Purchasing & Supplies Management with Credit & above will be
      exempted for the first Academic Year.

  22. Hi,i had applied for BSc.IT in January but was told to wait for Quorum.I was then told to wait till May.Am concerned,may is around the coner.Is there still an issue about the number of students?coz i realy want to study as from may.i still have the letter of admision.please advise me on the matter.please.

  23. I applied for Bcom may in take early this month…..please how long does it take for one to be called? Thanks

    • We have already started calling people.I hope you were called.If not you could come and see the admissions officer.Thank you.

  24. what are the requirements of bachelor of commerce? ?? and is there part time studies for this course? and how long will it take?

    • Mean grade C+ in KCSE with C in Mathematics and C in English /Kiswahili OR KACE certificate with minimum of two principal passes and a minimum of credit pass in mathematics at KCE OR Diploma with a credit pass or professional certificate holder and diploma in a relevant area from an institution recognized by the university senate.Undergraduate programmes run for 4 academic years inclusive of research work.Yes there is part time and full time mode.Thank you.

  25. Hi, I am planning to join your university. I have a diploma in Purchasing & Supplies from KIM. will i get any exemption? When is the next intake?
    Please advise if you are offering distance learning..

    Thanks

    • Hi Monicah ,which course do you want to do?If you got a credit in your Diploma yes you can get exemptions.Next intake will be in September.Distance learning is offered for Bachelor of Purchasing & Supplies Management and other courses ,for more info on distance learning visit http://www.jkuat.ac.ke/schools/SODeL/ Thank you.

  26. hi..I got a c-in maths am I eligible? ? and how is the schedule for part time classes?

  27. hae, I want to apply for certificate business administration n I had a D+ n ma kcse exam

  28. Hi i have Diploma ! in Human Resources from Mombasa Ploytechnic and Diploma in Business Management with a credit from University of Nairobi.I would like to pursue a degree course in your institution.Will i be excempted in some units and what is the duration for the course and the charges per semester?

  29. hi i’d like to enquire whether you offer courses on software engineering/software programming

    • We offer;
      ◾Bachelor of Business Information Technology
      ◾Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
      and
      ◾Diploma Business Information Technology
      ◾Diploma in Information Technology

  30. am a former student at khamis high school Mombasa
    I want to undertake a degree program at your institution(coast campus).
    am asking for availability of bachelor of education (science).am asking if that would be possible for me to start my program by August this year.
    this is how I performed:mean grade- C+ 52 points
    mathematics C+
    English B-
    Kiswahili B-
    Biology C+
    Chemistry C+
    Physics C+
    Geography B-
    Agriculture -C
    please help me out.I pray for your prompt reply so that I can start my preparation.

    • Sorry we don’t offer Bachelor of education but we have the following options:
      ◾Bachelor of Supply Chain Management(Options: shipping/marine Management, clearing and Forwarding, Transport and Logistics)
      ◾Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management
      ◾Bachelor of Commerce(options: Accounting,Finance,Banking,Marketing,Human Recourse and Administration)
      ◾Bachelor of Business Information Technology
      ◾Bachelor of Science in Public Health
      ◾Bachelor of Science in Community Health and Development
      ◾Bachelor of Entrepreneurship
      ◾Bachelor of Business and Office Management
      ◾Bachelor of Development Studies
      ◾Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
      Feel free to come to our offices for further discussion.

  31. Hi, I had a Mean grade of C(Plain) I did my Bridging for maths and have a Diploma in Business Management from Kenya Institute of Management, I also did The East African Customs and Freight Forwarding Certificate Course (EACFFPC) at Kenya School of Revenue Administration do I qualify for 2. Bachelor of Supply Chain Management
    (Option, Clearing and Forwarding, Shipping/
    Marine Management, Transport and Logistics)?

  32. Hi. Am a Diploma holder in Business Management (Knec). Do you offerr degree courses in business management?

    • We offer Bachelor of commerce, Bachelor of entrepreneurship, Bachelor of business information technology under the business department.

  33. Hi, I had a Mean grade of C(Plain) I did my Bridging for maths and have a Diploma in Business Management from Kenya Institute of Management, do I qualify for 2. Bachelor of Supply Chain Management
    (Option, Clearing and Forwarding, Shipping/
    Marine Management, Transport and Logistics)?

    • Bridging certificate from KIM is not accepted. Please feel free to come and discuss with us.

  34. hello,
    i am an holder of diploma in tourism management from TUM(msa poly)
    i would like to know whether i can pursue a degree in commerce and specialize in marketing.
    and is there an exemption?
    Thank you.

    • Hi Florence ,you are not able to persue BCOMM because your diploma is not relevant to the degree.

  35. Hello,
    i pursued a diploma in tourism from TUM(msa poly)and now i want to pursue degree in commerce in jkuat.
    am i in the right track and are there exemptions?
    Kindly reply.

    • Hi,your Diploma is not in the same field as BCOMM so you are not eligible Eligibility for Degree is Mean grade C+ and C in Mathematics and C in English /Kiswahili OR KACE certificate with minimum of two principal passes and a minimum of credit pass in mathematics at KCE OR Diploma with a credit pass or professional certificate holder and diploma in a relevant area from an institution recognized by the university senate.

  36. I’m planing to apply for Bsc of science in IT for part time classes Jan 2016.
    I was told some of your programs runs on tri-semester can someone call off semester incase of fee problem and then resume in the following semester?

  37. Hi,i do have diploma in human resource management from KIM am i eligible for exemption/credit transfer? is there evening programs? when is the next intake? good day!

  38. hi. i am a higher diploma holder in IT from msa polytechnic university college and i got a pass. and KCSE a mean grade of D+. Am i eligible to pursue bachelor of business information technology.

    • Did you do a certificate course then Diploma and advanced to Higher Diploma? because we will need to see your progression to higher diploma before you are considered for Bachelors.Thank you.

  39. Hello! how can I apply for bachelor of development studies,since i cant see the provision on the application form.and can somebody do it online?
    thanks

    • just use that form and write it down on the list of courses as we update our application forms.Thank you.

  40. Hi…i would like to inquire if you offer bachelor of science in nursing and Bachelor of science in science in hotel and tourism management. if so, please notify me in the requirement of the above courses would like to apply for the september intake.
    thanks

    • Hospitality Management and Bachelors of Nursing are offered at the Main Campus,Mean grade C+ in KCSE with C in Mathematics and C in English /Kiswahili OR KACE certificate with minimum of two principal passes and a minimum of credit pass in mathematics at KCE OR Diploma with a credit pass or professional certificate holder and diploma in a relevant area from an institution recognized by the university senate.

  41. i want to do an undergraduate program but i have a D PLAIN and a diploma from ICM will my application be accepted

    • Was your Exam body KNEC? and did you start from Certificate then advanced to Diploma? if so then you can apply.

  42. hi.please give me a list of relevant diplomas required for one to pursue b.com at your university

  43. hi am faruq from western part of kenya bungoma wanted to join ur campus taking bachelor of science in supply chain management(shipping/marine management ,clearing and forwardng ,trasport and logistics.I attain tha followng results in kcse,Maths C+,EnglishB-,kiswahili B,Chemistry B-,HistotyC+,CreB, biologyC+,Business studies B+ Thnx pliz riply nd do the campus hv hostels

    • Hi Faruq yes you can join with your KCSE results you are eligible.You can apply for September Intake.The campus does not have hostels but there are Hostels near the campus and around Mombasa CBD too.

  44. hi. i am a higher diploma holder in Business Management from Kenya Institute of Management and i got a pass. and KCSE a mean grade of D+. Am i eligible to pursue bachelor of business in Business Adminstration.
    Please advise.

  45. Hi…i would like to inquire if you offer bachelor of library and information science am a holder of diploma in the same course i did knec exams.

  46. Hi,
    I have a diploma from Bandari college and need to take a degree in Bsc.In supply chain management.are there any exemptions in this course.Kindly advise.
    Also is with my diploma can it allow take a degree in Bcom.and any exemptions offered.

    • Hi yes you can do the course (Bsc.In supply chain management) but with no exemptions.For BCOMM one must have done a business course.
      Thank you.

  47. hi i have a diploma in food sci and technology(pass) can i change and do another degree course ?

  48. hi, i would like to pursue bsc. of science in information technology part time this September. my kcse grades are; maths B, English C+, kiswahili C, physics B+, chemistry B, Biology B-, Geography B+. diploma in mechanical engineering – plant option (technical university of Mombasa) any exemptions available?

    • Sorry Mr. Swaleh, you cannot get exceptions because the diploma is not in line with IT. Please visit our office for more details.

  49. Hello
    I am a student at the main campus in Juja pursuing a BBITand going to fourth in September. I was inquiring about the possibility of transferring to Msa campus and whether the units coverage is the same.

  50. Hi,
    Am currently working with clearing & forwading and would wish to persue a degree as per your courses◾Bachelor of Supply Chain Management(Options: shipping/marine Management, clearing and Forwarding, Transport and Logistics).
    Kindly advise.

    • You can apply now, for the september 2015 intake.
      Requirements: Mean grade C+ in KCSE with C in Mathematics and C in English /Kiswahili OR KACE certificate with minimum of two principal passes and a minimum of credit pass in mathematics at KCE OR Diploma with a credit pass or professional certificate holder and diploma in a relevant area from an institution recognized by the university senate.

  51. I am a student at the main campus going to forth year and was inquiring about the possibility of transferring to Msa CDB Campus and whether the syllabus coverage is the same

  52. plz am trying to downloads fees structure for business courses plz send for me at my email……… I want to pursue degree in supply chain management …….

  53. Hello I got a mean grade of C plain in KCSE.. CHEMISTRY Cminus ENGLISH BMinus KISWAHILI C MATHEMATICS D minus BUSINESS Cplus HISTORY C plain and CRE B can I pursue radiography or any medical course in your institution

  54. Hi,

    i am very much interested to pursue a bachelors degree in Supply Chain Management(Options: shipping/marine Management, clearing and Forwarding, Transport and Logistics).i applied during the may intake but never got a feedback,i have a diploma in shipping and a certificate in maritime studies from Bandari college ,can you kindly advise whether i can still have hopes of being recalled for the September intake or at least know whether i didn’t meet the requirement.

  55. Hi,

    I want to enroll for a degree in entrepreneurship this sept 2015. Am a cpa(K).
    Am I eligible for the course?

  56. I am interested in the Bachelor of Supply chain management course you offer. I have over 15 years of experience in logistics, clearing and forwarding, all this learned through experience. Im now looking for the paper work to validate this. Kindly confirm if there are any exemptions or will be treated as a first time student.

    • Hi Lilian,You will be treated as a first time student because for one to do an undergraduate course we consider academic qualifications and not work experience.Thank you.

  57. I did my KCSE last year and the results I got as follows;Eng.C-, Kis.D+, Maths. B-, Biology. B-, Chem.C+, Geography B-, CRE.B+ & Business studies.B+ .So I wanted to do procurement (purchasing and supply in degree.Please may I know if I will quality to be one of yours.Thank you.

    • Requirents for a degree course are:Mean grade C+ in KCSE with C in Mathematics and C in English /Kiswahili OR KACE certificate with minimum of two principal passes and a minimum of credit pass in mathematics at KCE OR Diploma with a credit pass or professional certificate holder and diploma in a relevant area from an institution recognized by the university senate.

  58. Hi, i did apply for a diploma in I.T , reported on the 31st of august 2015(september intake). I am starting my first year. so was wondering how will i know when classes begin.

    • Hi Solico The classes already begun and if you reported then you must have a timetable which is supposed to guide you on what time and which class you are supposed to be in

  59. hey, am a student at Technical University of Mombasa pursuing diploma in procurement and materials management am expecting my graduation Dec 2016. am now done with my diploma course due to time concern I was inquiring if I can qualify for a may intake 2016, can I apply using my transcripts and in that case do I qualify for any exemptions?

  60. Hi, I have a diploma in business management from Kenya Institute of management with an upper credit. I also have Cpa section 1 qualification. I am kindly inquiring if I can get excemptions If I want to pursue B.Com. If so, how long? What is the course duration for b.Com? Can I do a crush programe? For how long? Do you have weekend classes only as am afarid making it to evening classes will be quite a hustle considering the nature of my job. An attachment of your fee structure and quick response will be highly appreciated. Thank you.

  61. Hi, i was wondering if i could be allowed to join a certificate course in IT, with standing Mean grade of D+

  62. Hi, am Kevin i would wish to pursue a Certificate course in information technology. i had Total mean grade of D+ in my national exam, i’m i eligible join?

  63. Hi I got c+ in kcse but I’ve been working in a family twork I’d like to join you this Jan for diploma in IT evening classes are they available and they run from what time to what time?

  64. Am a graduate from coast institute of technology Voi campus with a diploma in community development and social work with credit pass overall.i also have a C- in my KCSE.
    will i be able to do my degree by distance option?. and how long will it take me to complete.

  65. I had sent my inquiry on Degree IT. That i holder of International Diploma in Computer Studies IDCS – from NCC Education UK offered by IAT. Do i qualify for credit transfer

  66. I had a c+ in my o level but gotten a D in maths but did physics and gotten a C,can I pursue degree in public health? Can physics replace maths? And do you offer this course on distance learning?

  67. Do you guys offer software engineering Undergraduate programme at your Mombasa branch?

    Is it full time of part time?

  68. Am a student at TUM doing Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronics.Currently am in second semester second year and a parallel student.My question is; Is there a class in May 2016 which will match me coz I don want to go for a long holiday.

  69. Can i be granted a direct entry to your university if i got a C+ in my KCSE examination last year?

  70. Would like to pursue a course in Marine studies having done Exams with Institute of Chartered Brokers UK, up to Membership level. Hw many years can I be exempted?

  71. hi, i,m interested to join and undertake a degree course at your campus. i got c- in my k.c.s.e but i have a diploma in community health and h.i.v management from (TUM), got a credit. can i apply and is there any exemptions offered?

    • The requirements are KCSE Grade C with at least C- in Mathematics and English OR KCE Div II OR Credit pass in any relevant certificate with at least KCSE Grade C-in Mathematics and English OR KCE Div III with atleast Credit in Mathematics and English.

  72. kindly inquiring on behalf of my brother on architecture course and if u offer it.
    if so kindly assist with the course units and fees,if not what should he do to pursue it,
    kindly assist with alternative courses.
    agp is C+ 46pts,
    maths D+
    Biology B-
    Kiswahili C+
    English B
    Chem D
    History C+
    CRE B
    Agriculture C

  73. Hi. Am a C plain KCSE certificate holder, a Member of The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (MICS-Uk)-2001 through examinations and experience; Advance diploma Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport-(CILT-Uk), Graduate diploma in marketing management-Institute of Commercial Management-(ICM-Uk), advance diploma in accounting and finance-(ICM-Uk), Diploma in clearing and forwarding and customs declaration; Certificate in customs management-East African Community Freight forwarding Certificate-EACFFPC by Kenya School of Revenue Administration-KESRA; Mombasa-Certificate holder in computers operations International computer driving licence (ICDL) at Institute of Advance Technology- Mombasa and Technical University of Mombasa. Am a seasoned tutor in Maritime transport logistics and have attended Training of Trainers-(ToT) session.
    1.what level/ exemptions come along with the stated qualifications?
    2. For how long will i be required to attend the rest of the units to qualify for an under graduate degree in logistics and transport?
    3.What will be the total course cost for that matter.

  74. i want to pursue a course in procurement and supply chain management at your institution i have c+ in kcse and c+ in english and business

  75. I need to join your university branch mombasa . I did my exam last year(2015) I was asking for your fees structure for marine/shipping management . I had a B- overall

  76. hi, i have mean grade B-.Can i pursue degree in Science Information Technology? Is it offered in Msa Campus this September intake?

  77. heyy i got C+ in kcse D in maths i have upgraded math at technical university of mombasa can i pursue bachelor of business information technology at jkuat