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Students taking Mathematics as a major subject can either choose to major in Mathematics alone or in Mathematics and Computer Science courses, depending on their performances in the second year. The duration of this course is four years.
Under this programme Mathematics can be studied as major, regular or minor subject in each of the third and fourth years. Students taking Mathematics and Computer Science can either major in Pure Mathematics and Computer Science, Applied Mathematics and Computer Science or Statistics and Computer Science in their third year of study.
Under this programme a student may pursue an area leading to the following degree awards
a. Bachelor of science in Mathematics
b. Bachelor of science in Mathematics and computer science
c. Bachelor of science (General)
– Communication Skills
– Development Studies and Social Ethics
– Mathematics for Sciences
– Discrete Mathematics
– Calculus I
– Calculus II
– Probability and Statistics I
Core Units(for all mathematics students)
– Calculus III
– Linear Algebra I
– Vector Analysis
– Introduction to Computer Systems
Core Units(for all double mathematics students)
– Algebraic Structures
– Probability and Statistics II
– Computer Organization
The other units under this heading “core” to students who are following the branch of Mathematics under which the units fall. Otherwise they will be elective to students following other branches of Mathematics.
CORE UNIT(S) in:
– Number Theory
– Classical Mechanics
– Probability and Statistics
– Introduction to Computer Programming
Core Units(for all Mathematics students)
– Ordinary Differential Equations I
– Complex Analysis I
– Linear Algebra II
Core Units(for all majors in Mathematics and in Mathematics and computer science)(elective units for Mathematics regulars and minors)
– Calculus IV
– Real Analysis
Core Units (for majors and regulars in pure Mathematics)
– Group Theory IV
– Ring Theory
– Real Analysis II
Core Units(for majors and regulars in applied Mathematics)
SMA 2320 Analytical Applied Mathematics I
SMA 2321 Numerical Analysis I
Core unit (for majors in Applied Mathematics)
– Fluid Mechanics I
– Ordinary Differential Equations II
Core Units(for Majors and Regulars in Statistics)
– Theory of Estimation
– Tests of Hypotheses
Core Unit(for Majors in Statistics)
– Probability and Statistics IV
– Operations Research I
– Object Oriented Programming I
– Data Structures and Algorithms
– Scientific Computing
– Systems Development
– Multimedia Systems
– Artificial Intelligence
– Entrepreneurship Skills
Core unit(for all Mathematics students)
– Partial Differential Equations I
– Topology I
– Field Theory
– Functional Analysis
– Topology II
– Measure and Integration
– Complex Analysis II
– Group Theory II
– Linear Algebra III
– Algebraic Number Theory
– Algebraic Geometry
– Galois Theory
– Algebraic Coding Theory
– Non-Communicative Rings
– Fourier Series
– Project in Pure Mathematics
Core Units(for Major and Regulars in Applied Mathematics)
– Differential Geometry
– Numeric Analysis II
Core unit(for Majors in Applied Mathematics)
– Fluid Mechanics II
– Complex Analysis II
– Analytical Applied Mathematics II
– Partial Differential Equations II
– Fluid Mechanics III
– Theory of Relativity
– Analytical Mechanics
– Continuum Mechanics
– Project in Applied Mathematics(2 units)
Core unit(for Majors and Regulars in Statistics)
– Design and Analysis of Experiments
Core Units(for Majors in Statistics)
– Time Series Analysis
– Design and Analysis of Sample Surveys
– Regression Modelling
– Quality Control Methods
– Non-Parametric Methods
– Measure and Probability
– Stochastic Processes
– Multivariate Methods
– Project in Statistics(2units)
– Operations Research II
– Operations Research III
– Database Systems
– Object Oriented Programming II
– Operating Systems I
– Internet Application Programming
– Operating Systems II
– Systems Programming
– Computer Networks
– Knowledge-Based Systems
– Selected Topics in Computer Science
– Advanced Programming
– Information Processing and Programming
– Computer Systems Project(2 units)
A student aspiring to study Mathematics must satisfy the minimum University requirements and Faculty of Science regulations.
A student must have passed Mathematics in the K.C.S.E at a minimum grade of B-. In addition, a student must have passed in two subjects from one of the following combinations: Chemistry, Physics, or Physical Science, Biological Science
How to Apply
Application Requirements for qualified students:
– A dully filled registration form – to be obtained from the offices/website upon payment of non-refundable fee.
– Two passport size photos.
– Copies of relevant certificates
Applications for the courses are on official application forms.
1. click to download JKUAT IT Department application form. or obtain a hand-copy from the office.
2. Pay a non-refundable application fee as follows:
– Certificates: Kshs500
– Diplomas: 1000
– Degrees: Kshs1,500
– Masters: 1,500
Bank Account Numbers:
– Standard Chartered Bank Account number 0108023434900
– Barclays Bank Account Number 0775001216
– Co-operative Bank of Kenya Account Number 01129098952900
– National Bank Account Number 0100359580600
– Equity Bank Account Number 0090291251426
Career opportunities for this programme include:
– Accountancy & Professional Service.
– The Actuarial Profession.
– Banking – Investment Banking.
– Banking – Retail Banking.
– Computing & IT.
– Engineering Sciences.
– General Management.
– Operational research.
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Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students = Kshs180,000
Tuition Fees for International Students = Kshs216,000
**EAC (East African Community) Students pay the same amount as Kenyan students. Countries in the East African Community include; Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.
NOTE: The tuition fees charged, may vary from programme to programme and from time to time, with foreign students paying 20% more that the Kenyan students.: