Certificate Programmes
CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS  DURATION & STUDY MODE TUITION FEES
COURSES

-Certificate in Business Management

-Certificate in Procurement & Logistics Mgt

 

Mean grade D and above at KCSE

 

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

 

28,000/=/semester

Certificate in Computer Science Mean grade D and above at KCSE 2 semesters: Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 30,000/=/semester
Certificate in Hospitality & Tourism Management Minimum grade D in KCSE or its equivalent  3 semesters: Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend T 30,000/=/semester
Certificate in Animal Health and Production Mean grade C- in KCSE, with a C- in Biology or Biological Sciences, OR Division III of 36 points and a minimum credit in Biology or Biological Sciences 4 semesters: Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 25,500/=/semester
Certificate in Early Childhood Education Minimum mean grade of D+ in KCSE or equivalent with a D+ in English and Kisw. 3 semesters: FT/ Evening/Weekend 15,000/=/semester
-Certificate in Community Development

-Certificate in Criminology & Security Studies

-Certificate in Project Planning & Management

-Certificate in Social Work

-Certificate in Disaster Management

-Certificate in Leadership & Public Admin

Mean grade D 2 to 3 semesters: FT/ Evening/Weekend 25,500/=/semester
Certificate in Computer Literacy/Packages KCSE Certificate 3 months/1 term: Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 15,000/=/course
-Certificate in National Cohesion, Values and

Principles of Governance

– Certificate in HIV/AIDS Management

KCSE Certificate 1 semester (4 months): Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 15,000/course
Certificate in Bridging in all KCSE subjects (Math, Biol, Phys, Chem, English, Kisw) KCSE Certificate 3 months/1 term: Full-time or Work-based Day, Evening or Weekend 15,000/=/course
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