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Mathematics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #801 (WUR) Nairobi, Kenya
The overall objective of this Mathematics programme offered by the University of Nairobi is to provide sound education in mathematics to those who have a true desire to pursue a career in mathematics. 
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The Mathematics programme offered by the University of Nairobi aims at producing a well focused graduate with a potential for further training in mathematics and related disciplines. The programme provides for five main areas of specialisation: Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Operations Research and Actuarial Mathematics. 

Successful completion of the programme provides qualifications which enables the mathematics graduate to:

  • Work with scientists, engineers or economists to solve complex and practical problems with modern mathematical methods.
  • Use modern mathematical techniques and modify appropriate methods.
  • When necessary develop new mathematical models, supported by his broad general knowledge.
  • Pursue postgraduate studies in mathematics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Communication Skills
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Calculus 
  • Plane Geometry
  • Mechanics 
  • Computational Mathematics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

All applicants should hold one of the following minimum qualification or equivalent:

  • Mean grade C+ at KCSE plus at least grade B in Mathematics.
  • Diploma in Statistics
  • Diploma in Computer Studies
  • Diploma in Education, with mathematics as a major subject.
  • A-level: 2 Principal passes in maths/physics, maths/chem, maths/geog, maths/econ.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    831 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 831 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    831 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 831 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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96000 Kshs

Living costs for Nairobi

  • 49608 - 74990 KES/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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