BSc. Mathematics and Computer Science

Entry Requirements

Students aspiring to study  the degree of B.Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science must satisfy the Minimum University requirements and Faculty of Science entry requirements. A student to be admitted must satisfy any of the following minimum requirements;


must have passed Mathematics in the KCSE at a minimum grade of C+.  In addition, a student must have passed in both subjects from one of the following alternatives :

Alternative A                                          Alternative B

Chemistry                          Physical Science
Physics                                Biological Science

1.2 have a minimum of 2 principal passes in Science subjects in General Certificate of Education (GCE)
Advanced Level/ Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE),


1.3 have a diploma in relevant subjects and with at least a credit pass from an Institution recognized by the University Senate,

1.4 have a diploma in Applied Sciences with at least a credit pass in relevant subjects from an Institution  recognized by  the University Senate,

1.5 have  any other qualifications equivalent  to 1.1 to  1.4  above.

Students who hold any of the qualifications 1.2, 1.3, and 1.4 above may at the discretion of the Faculty of Science be admitted directly to the second year of the course in which case they may complete their course in a minimum of three academic years and maximum of five academic years.