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Tuition Fees:$0 /year
Applications Begin:June 2020
Final Award:Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:Faculty of Arts
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: 30 September 2020
Programme Overview

Sociology is the systematic study of human social life. The B.A. in sociology provides students with the basic tools of sociological analysis including social research methods (both quantitative and qualitative) and theory.

Curriculum

The curriculum for the Bachelor of Arts degree consists of 44 units. Each course shall extend for 45 hours.  There shall be four types of degree structure:

a)     3.3.2.2               c)     3.3.3.3

b)     3.3.1.1               d)     3.1.1.1(For Social Work and Criminology and Criminal Justice Only)

Admission Requirements

1. A candidate must satisfy the prescribed University of Nairobi requirements.

2. Subject to regulation 1 above, a candidate for admission to the Faculty of Arts (hereinafter referred to as “the Faculty”) must have any of the following as minimum qualifications:

i)      KCSE. with a C+ or equivalent

ii)     KCSE. with a C plain or equivalent Plus a Diploma (including IB Diploma) or equivalent from a recognized post-secondary institution.

iii)    KCE./EACE Div. III/ Ordinary GCE or equivalent Plus a Diploma (including IB Diploma) or equivalent from a recognized post-secondary institution.

iv)    KACE. or EAACE./Advanced GCE Certificate with one principal pass Plus a Diploma (including IB Diploma) or equivalent from a recognized post-secondary institution.

v)     KACE. or EAACE. certificate with two principal passes or equivalent.

vi)    International Baccalaureate Diploma

vii)   A degree from a recognized University or equivalent.

3.     The Faculty board shall obtain a list of recognized institutions from either the Kenya National Examinations Council or Commission for Higher Education.

4.     A Diploma course shall be required to have covered at least 3 course units of 45 contact hours each over a minimum period of 2 semesters of 15 weeks or 270 contact hours

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:
– Advice worker
– Community development worker
– Further education teacher
– Higher education lecturer
– International aid/development worker
– Policy officer
– Secondary school teacher
– Social researcher
– Social worker
– Youth worker

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

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**This programme will be completed after a duration of 4 years, with fees per year as follows:
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NOTE:

International Students pay 20% more than the Kenyan Students.

Relevant Contact

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