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Nursing, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #801 (WUR) Nairobi, Kenya
The Nursing programme offered by the University of Nairobi is supposed to develop a liberally educated and self -directing individuals. 
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The curriculum for the Nursing programme offered by the University of Nairobi shall extend over a period of not less than 4 levels of 165 weeks. 

The programme

In the current world, recombinant DNA technology, protein chemistry and the structural biology have come together to reveal the molecular mechanisms of fundamental biological processes. In order to use biochemistry as a tool to encourage BSc Nursing students to develop their thirst for more extensive knowledge of their curriculum;

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Medical Microbiology
  • Clinical Chemistry
  • Medical Surgical Nursing 
  • Clinical Pharmacology & Pharmacotherapeutics
  • Family Health Nursing
  • Paediatric Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing 
  • Mental Health And Psychiatric Nursing
  • Midwifery/obstetric & Gynaecological Nursing

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Candidates for admission must obtain the prescribed minimum grades in K.C.S.E. in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and English or Kiswahili, or the following:

  • Biological Sciences, Physical Science, Mathematics, English or Kiswahili and one subject from group two of K.C.S.E.

  • Alternatively, admission may be granted to outstanding diploma holders from recognised Nursing Colleges. Such candidates must: Hold a diploma with credit or distinction from such Colleges.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2074 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2074 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    2364 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2364 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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240,000 Kshs for Kenyan National students

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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