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Tuition Fees:$0 /year
Final Award:Bachelor of Arts in International Studies
Start Date:March 2020
Academic Unit:School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Campus:Madaraka Campus
Application Deadline:
Programme Overview

Why study a BIS degree course?
The Bachelor of Arts in International Studies prepares persons who wish to work in diplomacy, large international organizations, NGO’s, international trade and global corporations. The course aims at equipping students with skills that will enable them to effectively start a career in organizations that traverse national boundaries in public service as well as private enterprise within culturally and legally diverse settings.

This program is designed to equip students with a rigorous grounding of international economics, business, and law, international politics and diplomacy, as well as international development with an emphasis on both theory and application. The course is also designed to develop persons of high integrity with critical thinking skills and with excellent communication abilities both written and oral, and who can interact effectively with the international community.

Admission Requirements

– KCSE (or equivalent examination) with a minimum aggregate of C+
– A Level &IGCSE 6 Bs and above or IB 24 pts 5 in English and 4 in Mathematics

Entrance Examination
Applicants will be required to attend and pass an appropriate entrance examination which will include an aptitude test in Mathematics and English as well as a personal oral interview.

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), 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

Graduates are prepared to become:
– diplomats,
– foreign liaison officers,
– international project officers and managers,
– international business developers,
– cross-border entrepreneurs,
– mediators,
– and international development workers in governmental,
– non-governmental international establishments.

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

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**The fees can be changed at anytime as decided by the school authorities.

Relevant Contact

Dr Magdalene Adhiambo Ngala-Dimba
Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Admissions Office
For Admissions Enquiries
General School Office
For General Enquiries