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Tuition Fees:$1,410 /year
Applications Begin:June 2020
Final Award:Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics and Computer Science
Start Date:January 2021
Academic Unit:Faculty of Science and Technology
Campus:Mbagathi Campus
Application Deadline: November 2020
Programme Overview

Applied Physics is a bridge between pure Physics and Engineering. Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics & Computer Science integrates the application of Physics in Computer Science. It combines Physics principles in solving various Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) problems by using hardware and software related applications.

Curriculum

The programme takes 4 years

Admission Requirements

KCSE mean grade of C+ with a minimum grade of C+ in Physics/ Physical Science, Mathematics and in either Chemistry, Biology/ Biological Science or Geography or A-Level two principal passes and one subsidiary pass in the relevant subjects or relevant diploma from an institution approved by the University Senate

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan and East African applicants: $9
Application Fees for International Students: $9

Application Guidelines:
**Applications should be made on prescribed forms obtainable from the MMU website (www.mmu.ac.ke) or the office of Corporate Affairs at MMU Main Campus OR the Director’s Office at MMU Nairobi CBD Campus located at Uniafric House, Fourth Floor, Loita Street, upon payment of a non-refundable application fee shown: CERTIFICATE = Kshs.500.00; DIPLOMA = Kshs.500.00; BACHELORS = Kshs.1000.00; MASTERS = Kshs.1500.00

Applicants should provide the following documents:
– Copy of National ID / Passport / Birth Certificate OR any other document(s) that can be used to identify the new Student.
– Copy of KCSE result slips/KCSE Certificate, Leaving Certificate and any other Academic transcripts (where applicable).
– 4 Coloured Passport Photos
– Medical Report

NOTE:
** The Multimedia University of Kenya has three intakes: January (Application Deadline = 19 November 2020), May (Application Deadline = March 2021) and September.

Career Opportunities

A degree in Applied Physics and Computer Science is useful in seeking a career in environmental science, consulting, industry, government, research, or publishing in positions that require strong experimental, analytical and calculation skills.

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Tuition Fees for Kenyan and East African applicants: $1,410
Tuition Fees for International Students: $1,692

Tuition fee per year for Kenyan Students = Kshs. 155,232
Tuition fee per year for International Students = Kshs 186,278
– Students from Countries in the East African  Community (EAC), pay the same amount as Kenyan Students. The six countries in the East African Community include; Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.
– International students who are not in the East African Community (EAC), pay 20% more than the others for tuition fees.
NOTE
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All students must pay full fees on the reporting day. The payments will be in form of bank deposit slips with their full names and admission numbers written on them as they appear in their Letter of Offer.

Relevant Contact

Dr
Sitawa Wattanga
Dean of Faculty
Dr
Anastasiah Ngigi
Staff