COMPUTING AND INFORMATICS

School of Computing and Informatics

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NEWS AND EVENTS

Programmes in this School prepare graduates with skills to enable them meet the challenges of development in the dynamic world of science and technology. The programmes are designed to produce a graduate who is well equipped with a strong scientific and analytical background that is sufficient to provide solutions to computing tasks including (but not limited to) Programming, Internet Applications Development, Networking, Database Systems and Information Systems.

Programmes Offered

Programmes

Entry Level / Admission Requirements

Tuition Fees and Duration

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

KCSE (or equivalent examination) certificate with an aggregate of C+ or

KACE certificate with a minimum of two principal passes and one subsidiary pass or

A diploma or a professional certificate in a relevant discipline from a recognized institution

Note: Credit transfers granted shall not exceed 49% of the applicable degree programme.

55,000/- per trimester

8 trimesters plus 1 trimester for internship (in 3 calendar years).

Diploma in Computer Science

Diploma in Information Technology

Diploma in Systems Software Development

Diploma in 3D Animation & Modeling

K.C.S.E Mean Grade of C (plain) or Certificate in relevant discipline or equivalent qualification.

25,000/- per trimester

4 trimesters for Coursework

plus

1 trimester for internship

Certificate in Information Technology

KCSE Mean Grade of D+(plus) or equivalent qualification

25,000/-

1 trimester (4 months)

Certificate in Information Technology Systems Security Management

KCSE Mean Grade of D+(plus) or equivalent qualification

25,000/-

1 trimester (4 months)

Certificate in Desktop Publishing and Graphics Design

KCSE Mean Grade of D+(plus) or equivalent qualification

25,000/-

1 trimester (4 months)

Bridging Course in Mathematics

KCSE Mean Grade of below C+ (plus) in Mathematics or equivalent qualification

10,000/-

1 trimester (4 months)

ICT Training Centre

Intake continous throughout the year

Programmes

Entry Level / Admission Requirements

Tuition Fees and Duration

Computer Packages (Computer Applications Proficiency): Introduction to Computers, Microsoft Windows Operating System, Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Power point,Publisher, Email and Internet.

Open Entry

Consolidated cost for 9 Packages: 7,000/-

Single Package: 1,500/-

(2 weeks)

Technical Support: Repair and Maintenance (A+)

KCSE Grade of D(plain) or equivalent qualification

Cost Kshs.5,000/- (2 weeks)

Graphic Design Professional: Photoshop,Adobe Illustrator, Adobe PageMaker, Corel Draw

KCSE Grade of D(plain) or equivalent qualification.

Cost Kshs. 5,000 per Package (2 weeks)

Statistical Packages: SPSS

KCSE Grade of D(plain) or any professional certificate

Cost Kshs.5,000/- (2 weeks)

Operating Systems/Servers: Linux

KCSE Grade of D (plain)

Cost Kshs. 4,000 (2 weeks)

Computer Programmer Specialist: Visual Basic.Net, Visual Basic 6.0, C++

KCSE Grade of D(plain)

Cost Kshs.6,000/- per Package (2 weeks)