WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$954 /year
Applications Begin:June 2020
Final Award:Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science
Start Date:January 2021
Academic Unit:Faculty of Business and Economics
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: 19 November 2020
Programme Overview

The rapidly changing technology and market forces are continuously making the global economy very competitive and business education must have a global outlook.

The aim of the Faculty of Business and Economics is to help the students to face these turbulent times through equipping them with the knowledge, research, insights and human skills relevant for the global market. The school experience in the Faculty is unparalleled and is designed to prepare the students to be leaders in business, public sector, private sector as well as not for profit sectors.


– The program takes 4 years

Admission Requirements

KCSE mean grade of C+ and a minimum of C+ in both English and Mathematics or KACE Certificate with two principal passes and one subsidiary pass in Mathematics at KCE or relevant professional qualifications approved by the University Senate.
**Successful Diploma graduates with at least a CREDIT Pass will join in 2nd Year

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan and East African applicants: $9
Application Fees for International Students: $9

Application Guidelines:
**Applications should be made on prescribed forms obtainable from the MMU website ( or the office of Corporate Affairs at MMU Main Campus OR the Director’s Office at MMU Nairobi CBD Campus located at Uniafric House, Fourth Floor, Loita Street, upon payment of a non-refundable application fee shown: CERTIFICATE = Kshs.500.00; DIPLOMA = Kshs.500.00; BACHELORS = Kshs.1000.00; MASTERS = Kshs.1500.00

Applicants should provide the following documents:
– Copy of National ID / Passport / Birth Certificate OR any other document(s) that can be used to identify the new Student.
– Copy of KCSE result slips/KCSE Certificate, Leaving Certificate and any other Academic transcripts (where applicable).
– 4 Coloured Passport Photos
– Medical Report

** The Multimedia University of Kenya has three intakes: January (Application Deadline = 19 November 2020), May (Application Deadline = March 2021) and September.

Career Opportunities

Graduates from this programme will be employed in the:
– insurance industry,
– financial service industries,
– and large corporations or in consulting actuaries.
In the insurance industry, actuaries may specialize in either property and casualty insurance or life and health insurance.
In financial service industries actuaries are employed to manage credit and help set a price for corporate security offerings. In large corporations, actuaries are employed to set corporate policy on risk.

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Tuition Fees for Kenyan and East African applicants: $954
Tuition Fees for International Students: $1,145

Tuition fee per year for Kenyan Students = Kshs 105,000
Tuition fee per year for International Students = Kshs 126,000
– Students from Countries in the East African  Community (EAC), pay the same amount as Kenyan Students. The six countries in the East African Community include; Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.
– International students who are not in the East African Community (EAC), pay 20% more than the others for tuition fees.
All students must pay full fees on the reporting day. The payments will be in form of bank deposit slips with their full names and admission numbers written on them as they appear in their Letter of Offer.

Relevant Contact

Dr. Mary Mugo
Dean, Faculty of Business and Economics
General School Office
For General Enquiries
Admissions Office
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