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School of Business and Economics

Applicants are invited for January, May and September Intakes in the following academic programmes:

PROGRAMME MINIMUM REQUIREMENT MODE OF STUDY CAMPUS
Postgraduate programmes
Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration and Management
A holder of first Degree in Business related field from institutions recognized by the university senate and MBA Degree or any other Masters Degree from recognised institution relevant to the disciplines in the School Business and Economics
Part time
Nairobi Campus and Main Campus (Meru)
Master in Business Administration (MBA) Options: Accounting & Finance, Strategic Management,Human Resource Management, Marketing, International Business and Entrepreneurship
Holders of Bachelors Degree in a relevant discipline from a recognized university with a minimum of a Second Class Honours Upper Division or GPA 3.00 or equivalent qualification. Holders of Second Class Honours Lower Division with at least two (2) years work experience will be considered
Part Time/Weekend intensive/DLM
All campuses
Master of Science in Finance and Investment
Part Time/Weekend intensive
Master of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management
Nairobi Campus and Main Campus (Meru)
Undergraduate programmes
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Options: Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Management Information Systems, Entrepreneurship, OfficeManagement, Procurement & supply Chain Management, Purchasing and Supplies
KCSE C+ (plus) and above or Equivalent qualification or a Diploma from a recognized University.
Full time, Part Time, DLM (Distance learning Mode)
All campuses
Bachelor of International Relations
KCSE C+ (plus) and above or Equivalent qualification or a Diploma from a recognized University.
Full time/ Part Time
Nairobi Campus
Bachelor of Science in Travel and Tourism Management
KCSE C+ (plus) and above or Equivalent qualification or a Diploma from a recognized University.
Full time/ Part Time
Nairobi Campus and Main Campus (Meru)
Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management
KCSE C+ (plus) and above or Equivalent qualification or a Diploma from a recognized University.
Full time/ Part Time
Nairobi Campus and Main Campus (Meru)
Diploma Programmes
Diploma in Business Administration Options: Human Resource Management, Sales and Marketing Management, Public Relations Management, Project Management, Business Management, Purchasing and Supplies
KCSE C- (Minus) or any relevant certificate
Full time, Part Time, DLM (Distance learning Mode)
All Campuses
Diploma in Travel and Tourism Management
KCSE C- (Minus) or any relevant certificate
Full time/ Part Time
Nairobi Campus and Main Campus (Meru)
Diploma in Hospitality Management
KCSE C- (Minus) or any relevant certificate
Full time/ Part Time
Nairobi Campus and Main Campus (Meru)
Diploma in International Relations
KCSE C- (Minus) or any relevant certificate
Full time/ Part Time
Nairobi Campus and Main Campus (Meru)
Certificate Programmes
Certificate in Food and Beverage
KCSE C- (Minus) or any relevant certificate
Full time/ Part Time
Nairobi Campus and Main Campus (Meru)
Certificate in Travel and Tourism Operations
KCSE C- (Minus) or any relevant certificate
Full time/ Part Time
Nairobi Campus and Main Campus (Meru)

Departments in the School of Business and Economics

The Department of Business Administration carefully designed the curriculum, putting in mind the wide array of opportunities offered by this course. The students get an opportunity to be firmly equipped with efficient skills and knowledge needed in this line of career.

The students starting off in this career will have a chance to learn about all aspects in Business Administration. This department also offers profound opportunities to the professionals seeking advancement in these areas of study.

 CAREER OPTIONS

After successful completion in the programs offered in this department, graduates can confidently join the broad industry that has great opportunities to offer.

The following are some of the places that offer career opportunities in this field of study:

  •     Government
  •     Business Departments
  •     Revenue Authorities
  •     Public Accounting Firms
  •     Corporations
  •     Entrepreneurship
  •     Banks

The following are some job titles the graduates can acquire in this field of career:

  •     Budget Analyst
  •     Audit Manager
  •     Senior Accountant
  •     Auditor
  •     Bank Teller
  •     Financial Analyst
  •     Accounting Clerk
  •     Managerial Positions 

The Department of Hospitality and Tourism is fully committed towards promoting professionalism, creativity, skills and productivity in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry.

Guided by qualified teaching staff, a reliable curriculum and efficient resources, this course offers the best experience to the Hospitality and Tourism Industry.

This department offers the students with the expertise, and skills to management, marketing and operation positions required in this dynamic and rampantly growing service sector. We also offer exemplary equipment facilities that provide the students with a hands-on approach to what their career path offers in the job market. This also aids the students in identifying the area they are best suited for in this broad field of study.

CAREER OPTIONS

After successful completion in the programs offered in this department, graduates can venture into the broad area of Hospitality and Tourism.

The following are some of the places that offer career opportunities in this field of study:

  • Restaurants
  • Convention Centers
  • Government Food Services
  • Casinos
  • Tour Operators
  • Travel Agencies
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Resorts
  • Hospitals
  • Hotels

The following are some job titles the graduates can acquire in the field of careers:

  • Chefs and Head Cooks
  • Tour Guide
  • Amusement and Recreation Attendant
  • Concierges
  • Café and Restaurant Manager
  • Event Organizers
  • Licensed Club Managers
  • Tourism and Travel Advisers
  • Cruise Line Representatives
  • Baristas

our faculty

Dr. Kenneth Majau Mugambi

BA., MA., PhD

Dean, School of Business and Economics

 

Mrs. Dorothy Kirimi Gatwiri

BBA., MSC

C.O.D, Business Administration

 

Mrs. Monica Nguta Rugongo

BeD., MA.

C.O.D, Hospitality and Tourism

 

 NAMEDESIGNATIONRESPONSIBILITYPROFILE LINK
Dr.Susan NziokiLecturer, Business Administration
Jane Wanjiru MungaAsst. Lecturer, Business Administration
Moses Muriuki KithinjiAsst. Lecturer, Business Administration
Mary NdabariAsst. Lecturer Business
Kenneth OketchTutorial Fellow, Business Administration
Mary Nthenya MbithiAsst. Lecturer, Business Administration
Dr.Stephen Laititi mutungaLecturer, Business Administration