BACHELOR’S DEGREE PROGRAMMES MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS DURATION & STUDY MODE *TUITION FEES ONLY
B.Sc. (Computer Science) Mean grade C+ at KCSE plus C+ in Math, C in Phys/Physical Sciences, C grade in one humanities & one language subject. OR -Two principals one must be in Math or Phys at “A” level. OR -Diploma with at least a credit in Computer Science or equivalent from a Senate-recognised institution with a pass in Phys at KCSE. 8 semesters, Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 55,000/=/semester

40,000/=/block

B.Sc. (Applied Computer Science) Mean grade C+ at KCSE plus EITHER C in Math and Physical Sciences or B- in any science subject and has a pass in

Phys at KCSE, and C in 1 humanities and 1 language subject. OR -Two principals one must be in Math or Physical Sciences at “A” level. OR -Diploma with at least credit in Computer Science, Applied Computer Science or equivalent from a Senate-recognised institution & a pass in Phys at KCSE.

8 semesters Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 55,000/=/semester

40,000/=/block

Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting, Banking &

Finance, Human Resource Mgt, Marketing,

Management Science, Insurance & Risk

Management, OR Cooperatives Management)

Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with a C plain in Math and English or Kisw, OR 2 Principal passes and 1 subsidiary at A-level plus at least a credit in Math and English or Kisw at O-Level, OR a Diploma in Business related areas, with a minimum of a credit pass from a Senate-recognised institution, OR CPA/CPS II, OR HND in Business related disciplines from a recognised institution. CPA/CPS III, Diploma and HND attract credit transfer 8 semesters Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend,

ODEL

50,000/=/semester

34,000/=/block

-Bachelor of Entrepreneurship and Enterprise

Management

-Bachelor of Procurement and Logistics

Management

Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with C in Math, Biol, Chem or Phys, OR a Diploma in Business related areas with a minimum of a credit pass from a Senate-recognised institution 8 semesters , Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 50,000/=/semester

34,000/=/block

Bachelor of Cooperatives Management Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with a C plain in Math and Engor Kis, OR 2 Principal passes and 1 S at A-level plus at least a credit in Math and Eng or Kis at O-Level, OR a Diploma in Business related areas, OR CPA/CPS II, OR HND in Business disciplines from institution recognized by Senate. CPA/CPS III, Diploma and HND attract credit transfer 8 semesters: Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 50,000/= / semester 34,000/=/block
B.Ed. (Primary Option) Mean grade C at KCSE and P1 Certificate and C+ in any two cluster subjects 4 years (SB) 40,000/=/ block
B.Ed. (Arts Education) Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with at least C+ in teaching subjects, OR 2 principals and 1 subsidiary pass at KACE, OR a Diploma in Education with a minimum of a credit pass from a Senate-recognised institution 8 semesters FT

4 years SB

50,000/=/semester

34,000/=/block

B.Ed. (Science Education) Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with at least a C in Math & C+ in teaching subjects, OR 2 principals and 1 subsidiary pass at KACE, OR a Diploma in Education with a minimum of a credit pass from a Senate-recognised institution 8 semesters FT

4 years SB

55,000/=/semester

40,000/=/block

B.Sc. (Agricultural Education & Extension) Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with a pass in Agriculture and a C in: Biol, Chem, English or Kisw, Math, Geo/Phys, or Physical Sciences, OR a Diploma in Agricultural Sciences with at least a Credit pass from recognized institutions 8 semesters FT

4 years WB/SB

55,000/=/semester

40,000/=/block

Bachelor of Psychology Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with a C in any of the following subjects: English or Kisw, OR a Diploma in Guidance and Counseling with a minimum of a credit pass from a Senate-recognised institution 8 semesters

Full-time

50,000/=/semester
B.Ed. (Early Childhood Development) Mean grade C+ at KCSE, OR Two principals and one subsidiary pass at KACE, OR a Diploma in Education with a minimum of a credit pass from a Senate-recognised institution 8 semesters FT

4 years SB. ODEL

50,000/=/semester

34,000/=/block

 

Bachelor of Hotel Management Mean grade C+ at KCSE and a minimum of C in Mathematics and English/Kiswahili. OR KACE certificate with a minimum of two principal passes and subsidiary pass with a minimum of credit pass in Mathematics at KCE. OR Diplomas in a Food and Beverage Management, Hotel Management, Hospitality and Tourism with a credit pass from an institution recognized by Chuka University Senate. 8 semesters  Full-time or Workbased Day, Evening or Weekend

 

 

8 semesters  Full-time or Workbased Day, Evening or Weekend

55,000/=/semester 40,000/=/block

 

 

 

55,000/=/semester

40,000/=/block

B.Sc. (Wildlife Enterprise & Management) Mean grade C+ at KCSE plus at least grade C+ in Math /physics, C+ in Biology or B- in Biological Sciences, C in Chemistry, B- in Geography or History and Government, and at least C+ in English or Kiswahili at KCSE OR Relevant Diploma from an institution recognized by Chuka University Senate will also be considered for admission.
B.Sc. (Animal Science) Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with a C in: Math, Chem, Biol, Geography or Phys, English or Kisw, OR 2 principals and a subsidiary pass in relevant subjects, OR Diploma in Animal Production or related field with a minimum of a credit pass from a Senate-recognised institution 8 semesters

Full-time

55,000/= / semester
B.Sc. (Agriculture) Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with a C in: Biol, Chem, English or Kisw, Math or Geography or Phys, OR a Diploma in Agriculture/Horticulture with a minimum of Credit pass from a Senate-recognized institution 8 semesters

Full-time

55,000/= / semester
BSc (Food Science and Technology) Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with a C in: Bio, Che or Phy, Eng or Kis, Math OR a Diploma in Food & Technology or equivalent with a minimum of Credit pass 8 semesters

Full-time (FT)

55,000/=/semester
B.A. (Criminology and Security Studies). Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with a C in Eng or Kisw and Chem or Biol or Math or Phys, OR 2 principals and 1 subsidiary in relevant subjects, OR a Diploma in related areas with a minimum of a credit pass from a Senate-recognized institution 8 semesters: Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend. ODEL 50,000/=/semester

34,000/=/block

B.Sc. (Community Development) Mean grade C+ at KCSE with a C in the following subjects: Biol, Chem, or C in any of the humanity subjects, Physical

Sciences, Biological Sciences, OR a Diploma Credit (or Pass with at least 2 years work experience) in Agriculture, Home Economics, Agricultural Education & Extension, Cooperative Mgt, Community Development or any related field from a Senate-recognised institution

8 semesters: Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend,

ODEL

50,000/=/semester

34,000/=/block

B.Sc. (Economics & Statistics) Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with C+ in Math or C in Math and C in Economics, C in English or Kisw, OR a Diploma with a minimum of a credit pass in Business related areas from a Senate-recognised institution 8 semesters

Full-time

50,000/= / semester
B.A. (Economics and Sociology) Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with at least C+ in the following subjects: Economics, Math or a bridging course, OR 2 principal passes at A-level with credit in Math, English or Kisw at O-level, OR a Diploma in related areas with a minimum of a credit pass from a Senate-recognised institution 8 semesters: Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 50,000/=/semester

34,000/=/block

B.A. (Linguistics and Literature) Mean grade C+ at KCSE with at least C+ in English. OR a Diploma in English with a Credit level or higher from Institutions recognized by Chuka University Senate. OR 2 principals and a subsidiary at KACE. Candidates holding qualifications equivalent to the above from institutions recognized by Chuka University Senate may be admitted. 8 semesters: Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 50,000/=/semester
B.A. (Kiswahili and Geography) Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with B- or above in Kisw. 50,000/=/semester
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy Mean grade C+ at KCSE with at least C+ in any of the Languages in KCSE or its equivalent from recognized institutions. OR a Diploma in Philosophy passed with a “Credit” or its equivalent from a recognized institution. 50,000/=/semester
Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies Mean grade C+ at KCSE and passes in Humanities and social sciences. A KCSE or general Certificate of education,

KACE or equivalent with one combinations: Principal in Religious Studies and/or History/ or Social education and/ Ethics or A Subsidiary pass in Religious Studies and/or English/or Social Education and Ethics. OR Diploma in

Religious Studies, Theology, Philosophy or Ethics from an institution recognized by Chuka University Senate.

50,000/=/semester
Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science Mean grade C+ at KCSE with at least B- (minus) grade in Math and a C+ in English or Kisw at K.C.S.E. OR Two principal passes in (Math/Phys, (Math/Chem, (Math/Geog, (Math/ Econ. in IGCE/GCE or KACE. OR Diploma in Statistics or Computer studies with at least a credit pass from an institution recognized by University Senate. OR Diploma in Education with at least a credit pass, with Math as a major subject from an institution recognized by

University Senate. OR Those holding qualifications equivalent to the above from institutions recognized by Senate.

8 semesters

Full-time (FT)

55,000/=/semester
Bachelor of Science in Applied Statistics Mean grade C+ at KCSE with at least B- in Math and a C+ in Engl/ Kisw. OR Two principal passes in (Math/Phys, (Math/Chem, (Math/Geog, (Math/Econ. in IGCE/GCE or KACE. OR Diploma in Statistics with at least a credit pass from an institution recognized by the Senate. OR Diploma in Education with at least a credit pass, with Math as a major subject from an institution recognized by University Senate. 8 semesters

Full-time (FT)

55,000/=/semester
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: 

(a) Applications should be on official forms available at Tharaka University College in Gatunga; Non-refundable fee of KES 2,000 for degree and diploma programmes and KES 1,000 for certificate courses to be deposited in the following accounts:

Bank Name Account Name: Tharaka University college Branch Account Number

 

Co-operative Bank Fees Collection Account Chuka 0112972400000
Equity Bank Fees Collection Account Chuka 021 0277753588

 

KCB Bank Fees Collection Account Chuka 1240985967
(c) Return forms to P. O. Box 193 – 60215 Marimanti.Attention should be: Director, Graduate School for postgraduate programmes, and Registrar (Academic) for Bachelor’s, Diploma and Certificate courses. Certified copies of certificates and original fee payment receipt MUST be attached to the application form and returned latest two weeks prior to the commencement dates given for the programmes.

(d) One Academic Year is equivalent to 2 semesters for full-time or 3 blocks for Holiday-Based mode.

(e) Diploma holders may take a shorter period to complete a Bachelor’s degree after credit transfer. 

Tharaka university College TELEPHONE LINES: 2007692,0202008549* NB: For all courses, separate Statutory Fees shall be indicated in admission letters