B.A. On Campus Online Blended


University of Nairobi

48 months
1992 EUR/year
1992 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Design programme offered by the University of Nairobi  has a mix of delivery strategies that includes lectures, professional interactions, technology supported learning and case studies. 


Program Details

Design programme offered by the University of Nairobi is a unique programme that offers students  the opportunity to specialize in one of the four areas of Graphic, Interior, Product, Fashion and Textiles and Illustration design hence it is attractive to the youth seeking to create employment through application of creative skills. Graduates from the specializations offered have gone on to engage in self-employment, the public sector and private sectors. 

In the public sectors the graduates are engaged by the government, parastatals, media/broadcasting and publishing, others are teachers in secondary schools. In private sector, the graduates join advertising firms, publishing and media houses, corporate companies such as Bata Shoes and architectural firms.

The students are provided with opportunities to compete with their peers both locally and internationally.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Elementary Social And Culture Studies
  • Freehand Drawing
  • Materials
  • Basic Print Techniques
  • Two Dimensional Studies
  • Communication Skills
  • Principles Of Instrumental Drawing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




52 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

KCSE mean grade C+ or equivalent and an overall mean grade of C+ in each of the 3 clusters below:

  • Mathematics /Business Studies
  • English/Swahili
  • Any cluster III (Art & Design, Home-science, Woodwork, Metalwork, Building and Construction, Drawing and Design, Agriculture) OR
  • Any cluster IV (History & Govt., Geography, C.R.E., Social Education & Ethics, Music, and French).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1992 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 EUR per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    1992 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 EUR per semester during 48 months.

   120,000 KES per semester

Living costs for Nairobi

49608 - 74988 KES /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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