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Tuition Fees:$0 /year
Applications Begin:June 2020
Final Award:Master of Arts in Archaeology
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:Faculty of Arts
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: 9 October 2020
Programme Overview

Regulation I:
A candidate must satisfy such prescribed University of Nairobi requirements as are not varied by the Faculty of Arts regulations specified below.

Regulation II:
Subject to Regulation 1, the minimum qualification for admission to the M.A. degree programme shall be a BA. lower second class honours degree, or equivalent, relevant to the courses offered in the department in which the applicant wishes to register, and obtained from a university recognised by University of Nairobi Senate; provided that each applicant shall be required to produce original or certified copies of relevant transcripts, diplomas, degree certificates and any other certificates or documents deemed necessary to support the application.

Subject to approval by the department(s) concerned, a student enrolled in any other programme at the University of Nairobi may register for and attend lectures and be examined of his/her choice whenever these are taught, provided also that he/she shall apply through the official channels, and pay specified fees and any other stipulated charges for the selected course units.  At the end of the semester or academic year, the student shall receive an official University transcript certifying his/her performance in the course units(s) concerned.

Subject to the approval of the department(s) concerned, a student enrolled in a postgraduate degree programme at any other university recognized by the University of Nairobi Senate, may register for, attend lectures and be examined in one or more course units of his/her choice whenever these are taught in the parallel programme, provided that he/she shall apply through the official channels, and pay the stipulated fees for the selected course unit(s) as well as other specified charges.  At the end of the semester or academic year, the student shall receive an official University transcript certifying his/her performance in the course unit(s) concerned.

Registration for course units by continuing students shall take place before the end of the preceding semester. Where these regulations are silent on any aspect of University admission, existing University of Nairobi regulations shall apply.

Curriculum

Level: 1
Semester: 1
CAC 510 History Of African Archaeology 45 hours

CAC 511 Development In Archaeo-anthropological Thought 45

CAC 512 Plio-Pleistocene Archaeology 45

CAC 513 Modern Human Origins 45

CAC 514 Holocene And Later Prehistory In Africa 45

CAC 515 Eastern African Coastal Archaeology 45

CAC 516 Principles Of Geo-archaeology 45

CAC 517 Advanced Methods Of Assemblage Analysis 45

CAC 518 Applied Ethnoarchaeology 45

CAC 519 Site Conservation And Museum Practice 45

CAC 520 Advanced Archaeological Field Methods 45

CAC 521 Special Topic 45

Admission Requirements

Applicants for masters degree programmes should have a minimum of Upper Second Class Honours Degree in the relevant discipline from the University of Nairobi or Equivalent qualification from Institutions recognized by Senate. Persons with lower qualifications but with publications and postgraduate diplomas after Bachelors’ degrees are also considered for admission.

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Application Fees for International Students: $0

How to Apply:
Applicants should visit = https://application.uonbi.ac.ke/ to apply Online

NOTE:
University of Nairobi has three intakes in an Academic year. Main intake being in September/October for all the courses and December/January for Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism April/May for Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Education Early Childhood, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Economics ,Bachelor of Economics and Statistics ,Bachelor of Journalism and media Studies, Bachelor of Art Broadcast Production, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism, Bachelor of Arts Broadcast Production and all Diploma and Certificate courses.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for this programme include:
– Academic researcher
– Archaeologist
– Conservator
– Heritage manager
– Historic buildings inspector/conservation officer
– Museum education officer
– Museum/gallery curator
– Museum/gallery exhibitions officer

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Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Tuition Fees for International Students: $0

Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students =
Tuition Fees for International Students =
**This programme will be completed after a duration of 2 years, with fees per year as follows:
– First year =
– Second year =

NOTE:

International Students pay 25% more than the Kenyan Students.

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Ephraim Wahome
Dean, Faculty of Arts
 
Admissions Office
Admission Enquiries