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|Tuition Fees:||$919 /year|
|Applications Begin:||August 2021|
|Final Award:||Bachelor of Business Information Technology|
|Start Date:||September 2021|
|Academic Unit:||School of Computing and Informatics|
|Application Deadline:||September 2021|
Information Technology is changing continuously and rapidly. Globalization and liberalization are radically reshaping technologically, the Information Technology development practices.
The Bachelor of Business Information Technology programme shall provide an interdisciplinary approach for training Information Technology professionals who need working competency in all sectors of the economy.
Why study the programme
The programmes will therefore provide Business Information Technology graduates with a real world technological experience that will prepare them into the fields of Business and Information Technology for the economic growth and prosperity of the region and world at large.
O level, A level graduates and Diploma in Business information technology holders who wish to take a career in Business and Information Technology sector as programmers, web developers, database designers and administrators, networking, Business managers, business developers among others.
4 Academic years
i) KCSE or equivalent certificate with a minimum of C+ and grade C (plain) in both mathematics and English or similar grades in an equivalent examination approved by the University Senate.
ii) KACE or equivalent Certificate with a minimum of the principal passes and O level Credit in Mathematics and English Language.
iii) Diploma in relevant disciplines in the field of information technology from an institution recognized by the university senate.
iv) A holder of KCSE certificate or equivalent with a mean aggregate of C(plain) with C (plain) in Mathematic and English with a pre-university certificate from Mount Kenya University.
Exemptions and credit transfers
A maximum of 15 credit transfers for diploma holders of I.T. and related diplomas recognised by the Mount Kenya University senate for individual subjects where students have attained a credit and above
**Application forms can be downloaded from www.mku.ac.ke or collected from the school campuses/ marketing centres. Duly filled application forms should be addressed to the Registrar – Academic Administration.
The following Documents should be made available:
– Copies of all academic certificates including secondary school certificates, Bachelors, Diplomas & Certificate level transcripts and certificates.
– One (1) recent passport size photograph (write your name on reverse side)
– Copy of national I.D/Passport.
Application fee is as follows:
– a) Kshs 1000 for Certificate, Diploma and under- graduate programs for the East African applicants. USD 50 for the Non-East African Applicants.
– Kshs 2000 for Postgraduate programmes for East African Applicants. USD 100 for Non-East African Applicants.
Application for admission does not guarantee admission into the University for course applied for; this will be subject to fulfilment of all requirements and class size as approved by the University Senate.
Some career opportunities for this programme include:
– Systems analysts and designers
– System developers
– Network administrators
– Database developers and administrators
– Managers of IT departments
– Project managers
– Researchers in IT-related fields requiring data analysis
– IT Trainers.
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Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students = Kshs. 101,100
Tuition Fees for International Students = Kshs 121,320
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.
– All international students (Non East African) are to pay additional (statutory fee, quality assurance & tuition fee) of 20% above the normal fee.
– The university fees payment can also be done in easy instalments within the semester. The instalments are as follows: 30% upon registration, 30%- second instalment, 20%-third instalment 20% – fourth instalment.