Requirements and Courses for the Degree of Bachelor of Science in (Mathematics or Mathematics and Computer Science) or Bachelor of Science
Students taking Mathematics as a major subject can either choose to major in Mathematics alone or in Mathematics and Computer Science courses, depending on their performances in the second year. The duration of this course is four years. Under this programme Mathematics can be studied as major, regular or minor subject in each of the third and fourth years. Students taking Mathematics and Computer Science can either major in Pure Mathematics and Computer Science, Applied Mathematics and Computer Science or Statistics and Computer Science in their third year of study.Under this programme a student may pursue an area leading to the following degree awards
a. Bachelor of science in Mathematics
b. Bachelor of science in Mathematics and computer science
c. Bachelor of science (General)
A student aspiring to study Mathematics must satisfy the minimum University requirements and Faculty of Science regulations.
A student must have passed Mathematics in the K.C.S.E at a minimum grade of B-. In addition, a student must have passed in two subjects from one of the following combinations:
Chemistry, Physics, or Physical Science, Biological Science