WPCS 2.1.5
Tuition Fees:$0 /year
Applications Begin:June 2020
Final Award:Bachelor of Science in Microprocessor Technology and Instrumentation
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:School of Physical Sciences
Campus:Chiromo Campus
Application Deadline: 30 September 2020
Programme Overview

The Department of Physics offers a four (4) year B.Sc.(Physics) Degree Programme structured either as 3-3-1-1 for Majors OR 3-3-2-2 for Non-Majors. All courses are taught in unit system. The unit combination chosen by the student must be approved by the Dean, School of Physical Sciences. There is an opportunity to major in Physics during the 3rd and 4th years of study.

Admission Requirements

Candidates must have attained the minimum university and the Faculty of Science entry requirements. In addition, the prospective candidate must have a minimum of C+ in Physics or Physical Science and C+ in Mathematics at KCSE level.

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Application Fees for International Students: $0

How to Apply:
Applicants should visit = to apply Online

University of Nairobi has three intakes in an Academic year. Main intake being in September/October for all the courses and December/January for Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism April/May for Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Education Early Childhood, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Economics ,Bachelor of Economics and Statistics ,Bachelor of Journalism and media Studies, Bachelor of Art Broadcast Production, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism, Bachelor of Arts Broadcast Production and all Diploma and Certificate courses.

Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities for this programme include:
– Advertising,
– marketing,
– promotions,
– public relations,
– sales manager,
– database administrator,
– Computer scientist,
– Computer software engineer and computer programmer,
– Computer support specialist,
– Computer systems analyst and Engineering and natural sciences manager

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Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Tuition Fees for International Students: $0

Tuition Fees per year for Kenyan Students = 181,500 KES
Tuition Fees per year for International Students = 217,800 KES
**This programme will be completed after a duration of 4 years, with fees per year as follows:
– First year = 181,500 KES
– Second year = 168,500 KES
– Third year = 168,500 KES
– Fourth year = 168,500 KES


International Students pay 20% more than the Kenyan Students.

Relevant Contact

School of Physical Sciences
Responsible for school Enquiries
Admissions Office
Admission Enquiries