Bachelor of Economics & Statistics
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School of Economics Programmes
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The School of Economics is one of the largest units of the University of Nairobi. It has the largest pool of Economists in Kenya and East Africa, with an academic staff establishment of 51 members. The School offers specialized training in Economics at the Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral levels. The School is organized under three thematic areas: Economic Theory, Applied Economics, and Mathematics and Quantitative Economics. The School has a rich profile of local and international linkages and collaborations with various institutions in research and consultancy, capacity building, staff and student exchange and curriculum development among others.
 
The School of Economics invites applications for the following programmes:
 
 
Bachelor of Economics & Statistics
Admission Requirement
  1. K.C.S.E. mean grade C+ and above or equivalent, with a C+ in Mathematics; or
  2. K.C.S.E. mean grade C (plain) and above or equivalent, with a C+ in Mathematics Plus a Diploma (including IB Diploma) or equivalent from a recognized post-secondary institution; or
  3. K.C.E./E.A.C.E. Div. II/Ordinary G.C.E. or equivalent with credit in Mathematics Plus a Diploma (including IB Diploma) or equivalent from a recognized post-secondary institution; or
  4. K.A.C.E. or E.A.C.E./Advanced G.C.E. certificate with two principal passes or equivalent, with credit in “O” level Mathematics; or
  5. A degree from a recognized University or equivalent.

 

Career Prospects

• Professional Economists
• Planning Officers
• Economic Attachee
• Statisticians/Econometrician
• Multilateral/bilateral Trade Negotiator
 
Prospective Employers
• Private Sector
• Public Sector
• Parastatals
• NGOs
• International Institutions
• Research Institutions
• Academic Institution
 
 
 

Fees structure

 
 
Further information on the application procedure can be obtained from;
Director
School of Economics
University of Nairobi
Tel. 020-318262, Extn. 28122 or 020-2318840
Email: economics@uonbi.ac.ke