Bachelor of Science in Applied Computing

    Intake Periods
  • January
  • May
  • September
    Modes of Study
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Course Overview

Learn how to use the fundamental knowledge and skills of computing in the real world, to solve real-world problems for real companies, special groups, and individuals. This programme will equip you with the fundamentals of computer systems and software development to advanced knowledge of artificial intelligence and computer security. You also get the opportunity to specialize in one of these three areas: software development, information security and forensics, and gaming and animation technology.

Who Can Join

This programme is suited for IT professionals who would like to build on their problem-solving techniques and acquire transferable skills that one can take into the world of work. It is also recommended for high school graduates and IT students who would like to acquire technological skills and knowledge that support the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) in organisations.

Career Opportunities

You can take up the role of a

  • programmer,
  • computer hardware engineer,
  • web developer,
  • computer network architect,
  • computer systems designer,
  • information systems analyst,
Entry Qualifications

KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) OR any other equivalent qualification approved by the university senate.

For actual subject and work experience requirements please contact the enrollment office.

Duration: 3 years (nine trimesters)