Admission Criteria

Diploma in Education

Primary option - Grade D+ and a P1 certificate with a teaching experience of a least 2 years OR KCSE mean grade of C plain and a P1 certificate

Secondary, Arts option – A mean grade of C+, C in English or Kiswahili and a C+ in the 2 teaching subjects

Undergraduate programmes

Bachelor of Education (Science and Arts)

The student has to meet the University Joint Admission Board (JAB) requirements.
Self-sponsored and In-service

·         Minimum mean grade of C+ at KCSE with the required cluster subjects for the course

·        Relevant A- level pass (at least 2 principles)

·        Diploma in any relevant discipline from any recognised institution.
School Based

Bachelor of Education (Primary)

·        S1 and Diploma holders who have taught for at least 2 years

Bachelor of Education (Science) and Bachelor of Education (Arts)
·         Diploma in Education or its equivalent from recognised institutions. Regular and In-service

·        Diploma in Education or its equivalent from recognised institutions.

Postgraduate Programmes

Master of Education (MED Science Educ, MED Curriculum and Instr.  & MED Educ Mgt)


·         Holders of B.Ed (Science) with at least 2nd class honours from  Egerton University or any other recognised institution

·         A BSc general and a PGDE from a recognised university.

School based

·         Bachelors degree 2nd class honours and above in relevant filed.

·         A lower 2nd class degree plus 2 years working experience.

·         A bachelors degree pass plus 3 years working experience.

Doctor of Philosophy

·         A masters in relevant area