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School of Science and Technology

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

PROGRAMME MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS MODES OF STUDY CAMPUS
Post graduate programmes
PhD in Agricultural and Rural Development
A holder of first Degree in related field from institutions recognized by the university senate and a masters degree from relevant institution relevant to the discipline in the Faculty of Science and Technology
Weekend Intensive
Main campus (Meru)
Master of Science in Agriculture and Rural Development
Relevant Bachelors Degree , 2nd class upper division or lower division with 2 years work experience
DLM (Distance Learning Mode)
Main campus (Meru)
Master of Science in Information Science: Options (Libraries, Records, Archives, Knowledge Management and (ICT)
Bachelors Degree in relevant field with at least a GPA of 3.00 on a scale of 4 or 2nd class Honors (Upper Division) or 2nd Class Lower with two at least (2) years relevant experience.
Part time and DLM Distance Learning Mode)
Nairobi and Main Campus -Meru
Master of Science in Computer Information Systems
Bachelors Degree in relevant field with at least a GPA of 3.00 on a scale of 4 or 2nd class Honors (Upper Division) or 2nd Class Lower with two at least (2) years relevant experience in an ICT environment
Part time
Nairobi and Main Campus -Meru
Undergraduate programmes
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture: Options (Finance, Production).
KCSE C+(plus) and above or relevant Diploma
Full time and Distance Learning Mode
Main campus (Meru)
Bachelor of Science in Applied Biology (Bio-Utility Management, Micro biology, Zoology and Botany Options)
Main campus (Meru) and Nairobi campus
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science
KCSE C+(plus) in addition (C+) in Biology or Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Maths/Physics or Physical Sciences or Diploma in related field
Full time
Main campus (Meru)
Bachelor of Science in Information Science: Options (Libraries, Records, Archives, Knowledge Management and (ICT)
KCSE C+(plus) and above or relevant Diploma
Full Time, Part time and DLM (Distance Learning Mode)
All campuses
Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems
Bachelor of Business Information Technology
Diploma Programmes
Diploma in Business Information Technology
KCSE C- (Minus) and above relevant certificate
Full Time, Part time and DLM ( Distance Learning Mode) Part tim
All campuses
Diploma in Computer Information Systems
Diploma in Information Sciences
Diploma in Horticulture
Full time and Distance Learning Mode
Main campus (Meru) and Nairobi campus
Certificate Programmes
Certificate in Computer Applications
Full time
Main Campus-Meru
BPO Certification
KCSE Certificate
Full time and Part time
Nairobi Campus
CISCO
Meru and Nairobi Campus
ICDL
Full time
Main campus (Meru) and Nairobi campus

Departments in the School of Science and Technology

The Department of Computer Science offers theoretical and practical approaches to this course. The students pursuing this course need the opportunity to access state-of-the-art equipment and infrastructure, that facilitate a hands-on approach to what is used in their prospective professional work areas. Our department offers modern, quality equipment and infrastructure to help nurture the students into professionals.

CAREER OPTIONS

After successful completion in the programs offered in this department, graduates can venture into are very exciting and lucrative industry.

The following are some of the industries offering career opportunities in this field of study:

  • Information Technology Firms
  • Engineering Firms
  • Banks
  • Academic Institutions
  • Software Publishers
  • Technology Companies
  • Corporations with Information Technology Offices

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

  • Information Technology Training Consultant
  • Technical Support Engineer
  • Application Programmer
  • Software Engineering
  • Information Technology Project Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Network Specialist
  • Software Developer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Web Developer
  • Advertising Consultant
  • Business Analyst

The Department of Information Science has developed a relevant and well equipped curriculum for students to attain high quality education. There is not only efficient technical skills offered but this department also instills the social skills required in this field of study. This is aimed at enabling a student to positively stand out globally in the Information Science Industry.

CAREER OPTIONS

After successful completion in the programs offered in this department, graduates have a chance to join the vast industry and venture into most if not all the opportunities this field has to offer.

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

  • Information Technology Firms
  • Academic Institutions
  • Corporations
  • Libraries
  • Hospitals
  • Banks
  • Research Institutions

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

  • Chief Information Officer
  • Information Scientist
  • Information Research Specialist
  • Business Information Specialist
  • Metadata Analyst
  • Information Resource Specialist
  • Web Analyst Manager
  • Information Resource Specialist
  • Digital Reference Librarian

our faculty

Dr. Chao Mbogo

Bsc.,Msc.,PhD (Computer Science)

Dean, School of Science And Technology.

 

Dr. William B.Ncene

Bsc.,Msc.,PhD

C.O.D Agriculture & Natural Resources

 

Dr. Daniel M. Mwendo

Bsc.,Msc.,PhD

C.O.D Computer science

 

Dr. Josephat Kigo

BEd., MEd., PhD

C.O.D Pure and Applied Science

 

Mrs. Catherine N. Mueni

Bsc.,Mphil.

C.O.D Information Science