BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

NOTICE

The department of biological sciences is delighted to inform you that the following post graduate programmes are being offered.

  • PhD Entomology

Admission Requirements for the Programme

  1. a) A candidate wishing to be admitted to the PhD in Entomology program of the School of Pure and Applied Sciences must have the following qualifications: Hold a Master of Science degree in Entomology, Zoology, Agriculture, Horticulture, Crop Protection, Forestry and related sciences with specialization in entomology.
  2. b) A candidate must submit a research concept note.

Duration and mode of study 3 years (part time)

Campus Main campus (Nchiru)

Total Fee ksh. 553,000 for the whole course

  • MSc Entomology and Parasitology

Admission Requirements for the Programme

  1. Be a holder of Bachelor’s degree with at least Second Class Honors (Upper Division) in Biological Sciences, Agriculture, Crop Protection, Horticulture or relevant Life Sciences from an institution recognized by the University Senate.
  2. Be a holder of Bachelor’s degree with Second Class Honors (Lower Division) in Biological Sciences, Agriculture, Crop Protection, Horticulture or relevant Life Sciences provided the candidate can show proven evidence of research ability and/or 2 years relevant post qualification work experience.

Duration and mode of study 4 semesters (part time)

Campus Main campus (Nchiru)

Tuition fee per semester ksh. 60,000

  • MSc Molecular Biology

Admission Requirements for the Program

  • Be a holder of Bachelor’s degree with at least Second Class Honors Upper Division in Biological Sciences, Zoology, Botany or relevant Life Sciences from an institution recognized by the University Senate.
  • Be a holder of Bachelor’s degree with Second Class Honors Lower Division in Biological Sciences, Zoology, Botany or relevant Life Sciences provided the candidate can show proven evidence of research ability and/or 2 years relevant post qualification work experience.

Duration and mode of study 4 semesters (part time)

Campus Main campus (Nchiru)

Tuition fee per semester ksh. 60,000

The next intake will be January 2019.