WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$3,616 /year
Final Award:Bachelor of Science in Informatics and Computer Science
Start Date:March 2020
Academic Unit:Faculty of Information Technology
Campus:Madaraka Campus
Application Deadline:
Programme Overview

The Strathmore University Bachelor of Science in Informatics and Computer Science degree prepares candidates to become specialists in both Informatics and Computer Science.  They are able to tackle area of informatics such as big data analytics and health informatics at the same time specializing in other areas of Computer science from its theoretical and algorithmic foundations to cutting-edge developments in computer vision, intelligent systems and other emerging areas in computing.

Benefits of Studying Bachelor of Science Informatics and Computer Science
The degree has been developed in response to employer demand for people who have deep technical programming and theoretical computer science knowledge for design of complex systems in the current rapidly expanding knowledge-based society.

Informatics and Computer Science graduates can design and implement software or devise new ways to use computers or develop effective ways to solve computing problems.

Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet the following requirement:
• KCSE mean grade of B-
• 6 credits at O-level, A level 3 principal passes
• IB Diploma 34 points out of 45
• A distinction in the Strathmore Entrance Exam.
• Proven leadership skills in school & community and outstanding performance in extra-curricular activities are an added advantage.

All candidates meeting the entry requirement are required to sit the University entrance examination in English, Mathematics and an oral interview.Interviews are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8:00 am.
Candidates are required to bring original and photocopies of all relevant academic certificate, birth certificate or ID or passport, passport-size photographs and Ksh 2,000 entrance exam fee

NOTE: If the certificate you obtained in your country is not mentioned above, please message the “Course Contacts” and they will be able to answer all your questions.

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan Students: $18
Application Fees for International Students: $18

Candidates will report to Strathmore University by 8 a.m (Tuesday and Thursday), during the period when interviews are conducted, and bring the following:
– 2 Passport size photos
– Copy of ID or passport or birth certificate
– Copies and originals of academic, professional certificates including K.C.S.E results’ slip
– KShs. 2000 entrance examination fee

Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities for this programme include:
– Intelligent Systems Designer
– Software Architect
– Computer Systems Analyst
– Software Engineer

Tuition Fees Details
    [ID] => 1631
    [key] => field_5a5d9edc676a4
    [label] => Tuition Fees Duration
    [name] => tuition_fees_duration
    [prefix] => acf
    [type] => select
    [value] => /year
    [menu_order] => 49
    [instructions] => 
    [required] => 0
    [id] => 
    [class] => 
    [conditional_logic] => 0
    [parent] => 169
    [wrapper] => Array
            [width] => 50
            [class] => 
            [id] => 

    [choices] => Array
            [/year] => /year
            [/month] => /month
            [/trimester] => /trimester
            [/semester] => /semester
            [for the full programme] => for the full programme

    [default_value] => Array

    [allow_null] => 0
    [multiple] => 0
    [ui] => 0
    [ajax] => 0
    [return_format] => value
    [placeholder] => 
    [_name] => tuition_fees_duration
    [_valid] => 1
Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students: $3,616
Tuition Fees for International Students: $3,667

Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students = 399,991 KES
Tuition Fees for International Students = 405,591 KES
The fees can be changed at anytime as decided by the school authorities.


Relevant Contact

Dr Joseph Onderi Orero
Dean, Faculty of Information Technology
Admissions Office
For Admissions Enquiries