Bsc. in Industrial Chemistry
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Bsc. in Industrial Chemistry

Admission requirements

  1. a)    A candidate who wishes to register must have the minimum University general admissions requirements.

    b)    In addition to meeting (a) above, candidates wishing to register for Bachelor of Science in Environmental Chemistry must have any of the following:

    (i)            Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) or equivalent qualifications, with passes in at least three subjects in either of the following two alternatives (A or B),

                Alternative A

    Alternative B

                Chemistry       C+

                Physical Sciences      C+

                Biology            C+

                Biological Sciences     C+

                Physics           C+

                Geography                  C+

                Geography      C+

                Mathematics               C+

                Mathematics   C+


    (ii)            Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE), or equivalent qualification with at least two principal passes (of which one must be in chemistry)

    (iii)          Ordinary Diploma/Higher National Diploma or equivalent qualifications in the sciences with at least a pass

    (iv)         Science/Technical Diploma from Teachers Training Colleges or equivalent qualifications in the sciences

    (v)          A science/technology based degree or a non science based degree with a minimum of C+ in chemistry or its equivalent from an institution recognized by the University

         c)    candidates who may not have fulfilled conditions in (b) above may be considered for admission provided they present evidence of having undertaken and passed relevant bridging courses from an institution recognized by the University and MUSThave scored at least grade C in the subject(s) for which bridging has been undertaken.

For more information contact
The Dean, School of Physical Sciences,
Physical Address: UON Chiromo Campus, Riverside Drive, Off Chiromo Road
Postal Address: P. O. Box 30197 - 00100 - G.P.O, NAIROBI
Telephone: +254-20-4442482 or +254-20-4449004/5 (Extension 2120)