Vision of the Department 

Be a model of excellence in providing quality education, training, research and consultancy recognized globally in addressing societal needs

Mission of the Department 

Provide excellent teaching, research, innovation and competency as drivers of national growth and development.

 

Programmes Offered

Diploma in Education (ECPE)  Mode of Study : School Based (December, April, August.)       Duration :2 years

Minimum mean of C-(minus) or

P1 certificate or

A KNEC certificate in Early Childhood Education or its equivalence


Diploma in Public Administration           Mode of Study : Weekend Part time         Duration  2 year

Minimum mean of C-(minus) or division 2 at KCE or , 1 principal pass at KACE ‘A’ level or at least D+ at KCSE plus a one year certificate from accredited institution or KNEC


 Bachelor of Education (Arts)    Mode of Study :Regular, School Based (December, April, August.)              Duration  4 years

Minimum mean of C+(plus) at KCSE and above and a C+ in two teaching subjects , Diploma holder in education from recognized institution


 Bachelor of Education (Science)  Mode of Study : Regular, School Based (December, April, August.)               Duration 4 years

Minimum mean of C+(plus) at KCSE and above and a C+ in two teaching subjects , Diploma holder in education from recognized institution And a C+ in two teaching subjects 


 Bachelor of Education- Early Childhood And Primary Education(ECPE)   Mode of Study : School Based (December, April, August.)   Duration : 4 years

Minimum mean of C+ (plus) at KCSE and above or its equivalence , C (plain) and P1/ S1 certificate. Diploma holder in education ECPE from recognized institution


 Bachelor of Arts (Geography)    Mode of Study : Regular (Mon-Fri)             Duration  4 years

Minimum mean of C+ (plus) at KCSE and above and C+ in geography or its equivalence , 2 principal pass and one subsidiary pass at ‘A ‘level or

Diploma in related discipline from recognized institution


 Bachelor of Arts (Community Development)       Mode of Study :Part time/Regular (Mon-Fri)   Duration  4 years

Minimum mean of C+ (plus) at KCSE and above or its equivalence , 2 principal pass and one subsidiary pass at ‘A’ level or Diploma in related discipline from recognized institution


 Bachelor of Arts (Political Science and Public Administration)  Mode of Study : Weekend Part time/Regular (Mon-Fri)   Duration  4 years

Minimum mean of C+ (plus) at KCSE and above or its equivalence , 2 principal pass and one subsidiary pass at ‘A’ level or , Diploma in related discipline from recognized institution


 Masters of Education (ECPE)   Mode of Study : School Based (December, April, August.)              Duration   2 years

Second class degree (upper division) in education in ECPE from recognized institution , Second class bachelor degree (lower division) in education in ECPE with 2 yrs. teaching experience


 Masters of Education (Planning)   Mode of Study : School Based (December, April, August.)             Duration    2 years

Second class degree (upper division) in education from recognized institution. Second class bachelor degree in education(lower division) with 2 yrs. teaching experience


Masters of Education (Administration)   Mode of Study : School Based (December, April, August.)              Duration   2 years

Second class degree (upper division) in education from recognized institution. Second class bachelor degree in education(lower division) with 2 yrs. teaching experience


 Masters of Education (Leadership and Policy)  Mode of Study :  School Based (December, April, August.)             Duration :   2 years

Second class degree (upper division) in education from recognized institution. Second class bachelor degree in education(lower division) with 2 yrs. teaching experience


 Masters of Education (Curriculum Development)   Mode of Study : School Based (December, April, August.)               Duration : 2 years

Second class degree (upper division) in education from recognized institution. Second class bachelor degree in education(lower division) with 2 yrs. teaching experience


 Doctor of Philosopy (PhD) (Administration)         Mode of Study : School Based (December, April, August.)         Duration : 3 years

Masters in Administration from recognized institution     


 Doctor of Philosopy (PhD) (Curriculum Development)    Mode of Study : School Based (December, April, August.)            Duration :   3 years

 Masters in Curriculum Development from recognized institution          


 Doctor of Philosopy (PhD) (Planning)       Mode of Study :School Based (December, April, August.)   3 years

Masters in Planning from recognized institution


 Doctor of Philosopy (PhD) (Leadership and Policy)         Mode of Study : School Based (December, April, August.)             Duration :  3 years

Masters in Leadership and Policy) from recognized institution                


Head Of Department(Education)

Mr. Andabwa Thomas

 

 

Vision of the Department 

To be a recognized center of excellence in education, research and innovation and service to the community

Mission of the Department 

To impart holistic knowledge in order to produce innovative, and goal oriented minds to fit in the changing global market.

General Admission Information

To be admitted into the B.A. (Geography, Community Development, Kiswahili, Political science and public administration) applicants must satisfy the minimum Garissa University  and School of Education,Arts and social sciences admission requirements as stipulated in the KUCPS requirements. In addition, candidates must have passed KCSE with at least grade of C+. Diploma holders from recognized institutions may be considered for admission into appropriate years depending on their performance at diploma level.

To qualify for admission into Diploma programmes, the applicants must be in possession of a mean of grade C- at KCSE or division III at KCE or a mean grade of D+ at KCSE or its equivalent PLUS a certificate in relevant areas and recognized by Garissa University College

To qualify for admission into certificate programmes, the applicants must be in possession of a mean of grade D+ at KCSE .Certificate in Basic English At least a Certificate in KCPE with working experience

Programmes offered


Diploma in Public Administration.    Mode of study:Weekend Part time.  Duration:2 year

Requirements  

  • Minimum mean of C-(minus) or division 2 at KCE or
  • 1 principal pass at KACE ‘A’ level or
  • at least D+ at KCSE plus a one year certificate from accredited institution or KNEC

Bachelor of Arts (Geography).   Mode of Study :Regular (Mon-Fri).     Duration :4 years

Requirements

  • Minimum mean of C+ (plus) at KCSE and above and C+ in geography
  • or its equivalence
  • 2 principal pass and one subsidiary pass at ‘A ‘level or
  • Diploma in related discipline from recognized institution

Bachelor of Arts (Community Development) .  Mode of Study : Weekend Part time/Regular (Mon-Fri).  Duration : 4 years

Requirements

  • Minimum mean of C+ (plus) at KCSE and above or its equivalence
  • 2 principal pass and one subsidiary pass at ‘A’ level or
  • Diploma in related discipline from recognized institution

Bachelor of Arts (Political Science and Public Administration).  Mode of Study: Weekend Part time/Regular (Mon-Fri).  Duration :4  years

Requirements

  • Minimum mean of C+ (plus) at KCSE and above or its equivalence
  • 2 principal pass and one subsidiary pass at ‘A’ level or
  • Diploma in related discipline from recognized institution

Head Of Department(Arts and Social sciences)

Nelly Kitonga