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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #801 (WUR) Nairobi, Kenya
Most of the computer science professionals in industry today have been developed through the Computer Science programme offered by the University of Nairobi
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The objectives of the Computer Science programme offered by the University of Nairobi are to :

  • Facilitate the acquisition, adoption and adaptation of computer science knowledge, techniques and tools. 
  • Develop graduates with the ability to apply computer science knowledge, skills, techniques and tools to create best-possible solutions to practical problems of varying complexity, in a wide range of contexts. 
  • Develop graduates who are innovative and creative, who possess good problem-solving skills and are capable of life-long learning. 
  • Develop all-rounded graduates with demonstrable ethical and professional behaviour, and who possess effective communication, management, entrepreneurial and interpersonal skills. 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Programming And Problem-solving
  • Database Systems
  • Data Communications
  • Probability And Statistics
  • Linear Algebra
  • Physics For Computing Systems
  • Hiv/aids

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Candidates must satisfy the University's general admission criteria for undergraduate programmes.  
  • Eligibility for consideration for admission into the degree of Bachelor of Science in Computer Science at the School of Computing & Informatics shall be governed by the following minimum admission requirements or an equivalent qualification recognized by Senate: KCSE: A holder of Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) with a minimum aggregate performance of C+. In addition candidates must have obtained a minimum grade of C+ in four subjects.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2182 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2182 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    2182 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2182 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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252000 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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