FULL TIME AND PART TIME PROGRAMMES

SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

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NAME OF THE PROGRAMME

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

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MSc. Medical Laboratory Sciences

Be a holder of Bachelor’s degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences from a recognized university.
OR Be a holder of any other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent to any of the above.
4 Semesters

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

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NAME OF THE PROGRAMME

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

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BSc. Forensic Science

KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ (plus) with C+ (plus) in English, Biology or Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics/ Physical Sciences OR KCE Division II with at least a CREDIT in Biology or Biological Sciences, Chemistry and Mathematics/Physics/ Physical Sciences OR KACE or equivalent with two (2) Principal passes in Biology, Chemistry and a subsidiary pass in Physics / Mathematics OR any other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent to any of the above. 8 Semesters

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BSc. in Clinical Medicine & Community Health (Direct Entry)

KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ (plus) with C+ (plus) in English/Kiswahili, Biology or Biological Sciences, Chemistry and Mathematics/ Physics/Physical Sciences. OR KCE Division II with at least a PASS in Biology/Biological Sciences, Chemistry and Mathematics/Physics/Physical Sciences OR KACE or equivalent, with two (2) principal passes in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics OR any other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent 12 Trimesters

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BSc. in  Clinical Medicine & Community Health  (Mature Entry)

Must have had mean grade of C in KCSE and have a Diploma or Higher Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery
Be registered by the Kenya Clinical Officer’s Council.
8 Trimesters

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BSc. Community Health  & Development

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ (C plus) with C (plain) in Biology or Biological Sciences and a minimum of C- (minus) in Chemistry and Mathematics/Physics/Physical Sciences. OR KCE Division II with at least a PASS in Biology or Biological Sciences and Mathematics ORany other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent to any of the above. 8 Semesters

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BSc. Community Health  & Development (Mature Entry)

Must have had mean grade of C in KCSE  and have a Diploma in Community Health 8 Semesters

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BSc. in Health Information Management & Informatics

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education mean grade of C+ (plus) and above with a combination of: English or Kiswahili C , Biology/Biological Sciences, C , Mathematics C, Physics or Chemistry C
OR  Have a minimum of 2 principal passes in mathematics and biology in A’ Levels.
Have a Diploma in Health Records and Information Technology or any other equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by the University Senate.
Mean grade of C- (minus) at KCSE and progressed from certificate to Diploma at an institution recognized by the University senate
8 Semesters

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BSc. Nursing

KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ (plus) with C+ (plus) in English, Biology or Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Physics/Physical Sciences.  OR  KCE Division II with at least a CREDIT in Biology or Biological Sciences, Chemistry and Mathematics/Physics/Physical Sciences  OR  KACE with Principal two 2 principal passes in Biology, Chemistry, Physics Mathematics and a subsidiary pass   OR  any other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent to any of the above. 12 Trimesters

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BSc. Medical Laboratory Sciences

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ (C plus) with C (plain) in Biology /Biological Sciences and a minimum of C- (minus) in Chemistry and Mathematics/Physics/Physical Sciences.
OR Be a holder of KCE Division II with at least a PASS in Biology/Biological Sciences and       
Mathematics/Physics/Physical Sciences. OR Be a holder of any other qualification accepted by the   
University Senate as equivalent to any of the above.
8 Semesters

DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

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NAME OF THE PROGRAMME

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

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Diploma in Clinical Medicine & Surgery

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C (plain) with C (plain) in English/Kiswahili and Biology/Biological Sciences, and C- in Chemistry and Mathematics/Physics 9 Trimesters

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Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences

KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C (plain) with C (plain) in English, Biology or Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics/Physical Sciences.  OR KCE Division II with at least a CREDIT in Biology or Biological Sciences, Chemistry and Mathematics/Physics/Physical Sciences OR KACE with Principal two 2 principal passes in Biology, Chemistry, Physics Mathematics and a subsidiary pass OR
Any other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent to any of the above.
6 Semesters

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Diploma In Health Information Management & Informatics

Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C (plain) with: C (Plain) in English/Kiswahili, Biology/ Biological Sciences  and C (Minus) in Chemistry and Mathematics /Physics/ Physical Sciences 6 Semesters

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Diploma in HIV Management

Mean Grade C (plain) at K.C.S.E with C- (minus)  in Biology/Biological Sciences and a minimum of C- (minus) in Chemistry and Mathematics/Physics/Physical Science or KCE Division II with at least a pass in Biology/Biological Sciences or Mean grade of C- (minus) at KCSE with a Credit pass in any relevant certificate from an institution recognized by the university senate 2 Semesters + Field attachment

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Diploma in Community Health & Development

KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C (plain) with C- (minus) in Biology or Biological Sciences and a minimum of C- (minus) in Chemistry and Mathematics/Physics/Physical Sciences. OR KCE Division II with at least a PASS in Biology or Biological Sciences, Chemistry and Mathematics/ Physics/Physical Sciences OR Credit pass in any relevant certificate course with at least KCSE Grade C- (minus). OR any other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent to any of the above. 6 Semesters

CERTIFICATE PROGRAMMES

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NAME OF THE PROGRAMME

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

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Certificate in Community Health & Development KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C- (minus) ) with C- (minus) in English/Kiswahili, Biology/Biological Sciences, Chemistry/Physical Sciences and  D+ (plus) in Mathematics/Physics  
OR be a holder of a Credit pass in any relevant certificate course with at least KCSE Grade C- (minus).
Be a holder of any other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent to any of the above.
3 Semesters

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Certificate in HIV Management KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C- (minus) ) with C- (minus) in English/Kiswahili, Biology/Biological Sciences, Chemistry/Physical Sciences and  D+ (plus) in Mathematics/Physics  
OR be a holder of a Credit pass in any relevant certificate course with at least KCSE Grade C- (minus).   OR Be a holder of any other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent to any of the above.
2 Semesters

PROFESSIONAL COURSES

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NAME OF THE PROGRAMME

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION

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A Short Course in Molecular Diagnostics

KCSE/KCE/KACE Certificate with a pass in Relevant Biological Sciences qualifications OR a holder of any other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent to any of the above.

 

2 Weeks – Full time

2.

Total Quality Management in Clinical Laboratories

KCSE/KCE/KACE Certificate with a pass in Professional qualifications in laboratory sciences OR A holder of any other qualification accepted by the university senate as equivalent to any of the above.

2 Weeks – Full time

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A Short course in Mentorship for Health workers

KCSE/KCE/KACE Certificate with a pass in Professional qualifications in laboratory sciences OR A holder of any other qualification accepted by the university senate as equivalent to any of the above.

2 Weeks – Full time

 

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Good Clinical laboratory Practice (GCLP)

KCSE/KCE/KACE Certificate with a pass in Professional qualifications in laboratory sciences OR A holder of any other qualification accepted by the university senate as equivalent to any of the above.

2 Weeks – Full time