Maseno University founded in 1991, and lies along the equator. It is one of the public universities in Kenya. Maseno University is located in Maseno Township along Kisumu-Busia road, 25 km from Kisumu City and approximately 400 km west of Nairobi the capital city of Kenya. The University also shares its boundaries with Vihiga and Kisumu County.

The University offers undergraduate and post-graduate programs in different disciplines at the following faculties and schools:
•    School of Arts and Social Sciences
•    School of Education
•    School of Biological & Physical Science
•    School of Public Health and Community Development
•    School of Environment and Earth Sciences
•    School of Development and Strategic Studies
•    School of Business and Economics
•    School of Medicine
•    School of Agriculture and Food Security
•    School of Mathematics and Actuarial Science
•    School of Computing and Informatics
•    School of Planning & Archtecture
•    Institute of Gender Studies


Maseno University is a modern institution of higher learning set up to advance teaching, learning, research and development that responds to the emerging socio-economic as well as technological and innovation needs of Kenya and the Eastern African Region.

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Maseno University is a modern institution of higher learning set up to advance teaching, learning, research and development that reflects the emerging socio economic as well as technological and innovative needs of Kenya and the Eastern African Region. The university is focused on championing programmes that address the immediate and emergent challenges of the region. In this regard, Maseno University is building its programmes to address industry needs and build a workforce with 21st Century skills.

a)   School of Medicine
b)   School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science
c)   The School of Arts and Social Sciences (Sass)
d)   The School of Education
e)   The School of Science
f)    School of Agriculture And Food Security
g)   School of Business and Economics
h)   School of Computing and Informatics
i)    School of Development & Strategic Studies
j)    School of Environment and Earth Sciences
k)   School of Planning and Architecture
l)    School of Public Health & Community Development
Admission Requirements
Contacts
Campuses


a)    SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Programmes of study offered in the school
Undergraduate programmes
•    Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) with IT
•    Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Nursing with IT

b)    SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICS, STATISTICS AND ACTUARIAL SCIENCE

Programmes of study offered in the school
•    PhD programmes
o    Doctor of Philosophy in Pure Mathematics
o    Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Mathematics
o    Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Statistics
•    Masters programmes
o    Master of Science in Pure Mathematics
o    Master of Science in Applied Mathematics
o    Master of Science in Statistics
o    Master of Science in Research Methods


•    Undergraduate programmes
o    Bachelor of Science ( Actuarial Science With IT)
o    Bachelor of Science (Applied Statistics With IT)
o    Bachelor of Science (Mathematical Sciences with IT)
o    Bachelor of Science (Mathematics and Busness Studies with IT)
o    Bachelor of Science (Mathematics and Economics with IT)
o    Bachelor of Science (Mathematics and Computer Science with IT)


•    Diploma programmes
o    Diploma in Actuarial Science
•    Certificate programmes
o    Certificate in bridging Mathematics

c)    THE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (SASS)

Certificate Programmes
•    Certificate in Church Music
•    Certificate in Film and Theatre Studies
•    Certificate in Music
•    Certificate in Music Production and Technology
•    Certificate in Public Relations
•    Certificate in Journalism and Mass Media
•    Certificate in Religion
•    Certificate in Theology
•    Certificate in French
•    Certificate in Social Work

Diploma Programmes
•    Diploma in Music
•    Diploma in Film and Theatre Studies
•    Diploma in Music Production and Technology
•    Diploma in Journalism and Mass Media
•    Diploma in Religion
•    Diploma in Theology
•    Diploma in Public Relations
•    Diploma in French
•    Diploma in Social Work

Bachelors Programmes                                                 
•    Bachelor of Arts( with IT)
•    Bachelor of Arts Archaeology and Palaeo-anthropology with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts [Music ] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts [Communication and Media Technology] wit IT
•    Bachelor of Arts in Design[ Interior Design] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts in Design [Textile, Apparel and Fashion Merchandising) with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts[ Sociology and Anthropology] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts[Criminology] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts [Kiswahili] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts [French] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts [ Religion] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts [ History] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts [ Philosophy] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts [Theology] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts [English] with IT
•    Bachelor of Arts(Literature)
•    Bachelor of Psychology. with IT

Masters Programmes
•     Master of Arts in Social Development and Management         
•     Master of Arts in Anthropology.
•     Master of Arts in History.
•    Master of Arts Programme in Women in History
•     Master of Arts in Kiswahili
•     Master of Arts in Linguistics.
•     Master of Arts in French.
•     Master of Arts in Religion.
•     Master of Arts in Philosophy.
•     Master of Arts in Literature.
•    Master of Arts in Interior Design
•     Master of Arts in Textile and Apparel Design.
•     Master of Science in Textile Science & Conservation.
•     Master of Arts in Fashion Merchandising.
•     Master of Arts in Communication and Media Studies
•    Master of Arts in Music
•    Masters of Arts in Gender and Public policy
 

Doctor of Philosophy Programmes [Ph.D]
•    PhD in Religion
•    PhD in Philosophy
•    PhD in Kiswahili
•    PhD in Communication and Media Studies
•    PhD in French
•    PhD in Literature
•    PhD in Linguistics
•    PhD in Anthropology
•    PhD in Sociology
•    PhD in Film and Theatre
•    PhD in Music
•    PhD in Interior Design
•    PhD in History

d)    THE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
Programmes of study
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programmes
Doctor of Philosophy (Special Needs Education)
Doctor of Philosophy (Curriculum Studies)
Doctor of Philosophy (Educational Technology)
Doctor of Philosophy (Planning and Economics of Education)
Doctor of Philosophy ( Educational Psychology)
Doctor of Philosophy (Educational Administration)
Doctor of Philosophy (Evaluation of Educational Programmes)
Doctor of Philosophy (Pedagogy )
Doctor of Philosophy (Educational Guidance and Counselling)

Masters programs  
Master of Education (Special Needs Education)
Master of Education (Curriculum Studies)
Master of Education (Pedagogy)
Master of Education (Planning and Economics of Education)
Master of Education (Educational Administration)
Master of Education (Educational Technology)
Master of Education (Social Science Education)
Master of Education (Language Education)
Master of Education (Creative Arts Education)
Master of Education (Educational Psychology)
Master of Education (Guidance and Counselling)
Master of Education (Early Childhood)

Post-Graduate Programmes:
Post-Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)
Post-Graduate Certificate in Pedagogical Skills
Post-Graduate Certificate in Educational Evaluation
Post-Graduate Certificate in ICT Application in Education
Post-Graduate Certificate in Second Teaching Subject

Bachelors Programmes
Bachelor of Education (Arts, with IT)
Bachelor of Education (Science, with IT)
Bachelor of Special Needs Education (with IT)
Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education, with IT)
Bachelor of Education (Primary Option, with IT)
Bachelor of Education(Home Science, with IT)

Diploma Programmes
Diploma in Entrepreneurship Education
Diploma in Environmental Education
Diploma in Disability
Diploma in Early Childhood Education
Diploma in Sign Language
Diploma in Special and Inclusive  Education
Diploma in Guidance and Counselling
Diploma in School Administration
Diploma in Educational Administration

Certificate Programmes
Certificate in Guidance and Counselling
Certificate in Disability Studies
Certificate in Special Needs Education
Certificate in School Administration
Certificates in Sign Language
Certificate in Braille
Certificate in Special and Inclusive Education
Certificate in Gender and Development in Education
Certificate in Adult Education
Certificate in Entrepreneurship Education
 
e)    THE SCHOOL OF SCIENCE
Study Programmes
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programmes
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Applied Entomology
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Applied Parasitology And Vector Biology
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Hospitality Management
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Cell and Molecular Biology
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Physics
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Aquatic Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Botany

Masters programs  
Master of Science (Analytical Chemistry)
Master of Science (Environmental Chemistry)
Master of Science (Inorganic Chemistry)
Master of Science (Organic Chemistry)
Master of Science (Natural Products Chemistry)
Master of Science (Physical Chemistry)
Master of Science ( Applied Parasitology And Vector Biology)
Master of Science (Hospitality Management)
Master of Science ( Molecular Microbiology And Biotechnology)
Master of Science (Applied Entomology)
Master of Science (Conservation Biology)
Master of Science ( Aquatic Sciences)
Master of Science (Cell & Molecular Biology )   
Master of Science(Molecula
Master of Science (Theoretical Physics)
Master of Science (Experimental Physics)
Master of Science (Plant Physiology & Biochemistry)
Master of Science (Plant Ecology)
Master of Science (Genetics)
Master of Science (Microbiology)
Master of Science (Developmental Botany)
Master of Science (Plant Taxonomy & Economic Botany)
Master of Science (Plant Pathology & Agro forestry)

Bachelor Programmes
Bachelor of Science (Aquatic Resources Conservation and Development, With IT)
Bachelor of Science ( Ecotourism, Hotel And Institution Management With  IT)
Bachelor of Science (with IT)
Bachelor of Science (Industrial Chemistry with IT)
Bachelor of Science ( Botany with IT)

Diploma Programmes
Diploma in Analytical Chemistry
Diploma in Travel and Tourism
Diploma in Hospitality Management


 
f)    SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY
Study Programmes

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in:
Doctor of Philosophy in Genetics And Plant Breeding
Doctor of Philosophy in Agribusiness Management
Doctor of Philosophy in Agricultural Economics
Doctor of Philosophy in Agronomy
Doctor of Philosophy in Horticulture
Doctor of Philosophy in Soil Science

Master Science in:
Master Of Science In Agri-Business Management
Master Of Science In Agricultural Economics
Master Of Science In Agronomy
Master Of Science In Animal Science
Master Of Science In Genetics And Plant Breeding
Master Of Science In Soil Science

Bachelors Programme:
Bachelor of Agribusiness Management With IT
Bachelor of Science In Agricultural Economics With IT
Bachelor of Science In Agronomy With IT
Bachelor of Science In Horticulture With IT
Bachelor of Science In Soil Science And Plant Nutrition With IT
Bachelor of Science In Animal Science With IT
 
g)    School of Business and Economics
  Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] Programmes in:
Business Administration
Economics
Post-Graduate Programmes:
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
Master of Arts in Economics

Under-Graduate Programmes:
Bachelor of Business Administration (with IT)  
Bachelor of Arts in Business Studies (with IT)
Bachelor of Arts in Economics (with IT)
.
Diploma Programmes in:
Business Administration
Economics
Small Enterprise Finance
Small and Medium Scale EnterprisesManagement
Purchasing and Supply Management
Sales and Marketing
Youth and Women Groups Programmes Management
Project Design and Implementation
Total Quality Management
Human Resource Management
e-Commerce and e-Business Systems
Enterprise Development and Management
Management of Transport Systems
Strategic Management
County Management
Management of NGO’s
Entrepreneurship
Health Care Economics
Project Management
Certificate Programmes in:
Business Administration
Micro Economics
Macro Economics
Small Enterprise Finance
Management
Enterprise Development and Management
e-Commerce & e-Business Systems
Entrepreneurship
Sales and Marketing
Project Design and Implementation
Human Resource Management
Strategic Purchasing and Supply Management
Youth and Women Group Programmes Management
Management of Transport Systems

h)    SCHOOL OF COMPUTING AND INFORMATICS
Programmes of Study
Certificate Programme in:
•    Information & Communication Technology (CICT)
Diploma Programmes in:
•    Information & Communication Technology (DICT)
Under-Graduate Programmes:
•    Bachelor Of Science In Computer Science
•    Bachelor Of Science In Information & Communications Technology Management

•    Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
•    Bachelor of Science in Computer Science & Technology


i)   SCHOOL OF DEVELOPMENT & STRATEGIC STUDIES
Programmes of study offered in the school
•    PhD programmes
o    Doctor of Philosophy in Development Studies
o    Doctor of Philosophy in International Relations
o    Doctor of Philosophy in political Science
•    Masters programmes
o    Master of Arts in International Relations
o    Master of Arts in Political Science
•    Bachelors programmes
o    Bachelor of Arts ( Development Studies with  IT)
o    Bachelor of  Arts (Political Science With IT)
o    Bachelor of Arts (International Relations And Diplomacy with IT)
•    Diploma programmes
o    Diploma  In Community Development
o    Diploma In Diplomacy
o    Diploma  In Peace And Security Studies
o    Diploma In Public Administration
•    Certificate programmes
o    Certificate  In Public Administration
o    Certificate In Community Development
o    Certificate In Diplomacy
o    Certificate Peace And Security Studies


j)   SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENT AND EARTH SCIENCES
Programmes of study offered in the school
Certificate Programmes in:
•    Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
•    Climate Change Adaptation
Under-Graduate Programmes:
•    Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences (with IT)
•    Bachelor of Science in Geography & Natural Resource Management (with IT)
•    Bachelor of Science in Climate Change & Development (with IT)
•    Bachelor of Science in Earth Sciences (with IT)
Masters Programmes in:
•    Climate Change & Development
•    Urban Environmental Planning and Management
•    Environmental Sciences,
•    Geography

Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in:  
•    Environmental Science
•    Geography

k)   SCHOOL OF PLANNING AND ARCHITECTURE
Programmes of study offered in the school
  Certificate Programmes in:
•    Monitoring & Evaluation
•    Results Based Management
  Diploma Programmes in:
•    Urban Management
•    Monitoring & Evaluation
  Under-Graduate Programme:
•    Bachelor of Arts in Urban & Regional Planning (with IT)
   Post-Graduate Programmes:
•    Post-Graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management
   Master of Arts in:
•    Project Planning and Management
•    Urban Management
•    Monitoring and Evaluation
 Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in:
•    PhD in Planning

l)   SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Programmes of study offered in the school

Diploma Programmes in:
•    HIV & AIDS Determinants
•    Prevention & Management
•    Health Economics
•    Medical Laboratory Science
•    Diploma in Community Health
Under-Graduate Programmes:
•    Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science (with IT)
•    Bachelor of Science in Nutrition & Dietetics (with IT)
•    Bachelor of Science in Medical Biotechnology (with IT)
•    Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences (with IT)
•    Bachelor of Science in Public Health (with IT)
Post-Graduate Programmes:
Master of Science in:
•    Community Nutrition and Development
•    Nutritional Science
•    Family Development and Technology
•    Biomedical Science and Technology
•    Public Health [MPH]
Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in:
•    •         Biomedical Science & Technology
•    •         Public Health
•    •         Community Nutrition & Development
 
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
a) Applicants for admission into certificate programmes should meet the minimum general admission requirement of a Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Examination mean grade of D+ and above.
b) Applicants for admission into the diploma programmes should meet the minimum general admission requirement of either a Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade of C (Plain) and above, or a Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) 1 Principal and a Subsidiary. Those with D+ must have a certificate in a relevant field.
c) Applicants for admission into the degree programmes should meet the minimum general admission requirement of either a mean grade of C+ and above in Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Examination, or 2 Principal passes and 1 Subsidiary in East African Advanced Certificate Examination/ Kenya Advanced Certificates of Education (EACE/ KACE), and other equivalent. Those with grade C plain must have a Diploma in a relevant field.
d) Applicants for admission into the Masters Degree Programme must be holders of at least an upper second class honours degree of a recognized institution of higher learning or its equivalent; or be a holder of at least a first degree (lower second), plus a diploma or its equivalent of any recognized University; or a holder of a lower second class honours degree, with at least three years’ experience in a relevant field, of any recognized University.
e) Applicants for admission into the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Programme must be holders of a Masters degree in the relevant field of any recognized University; or be holders of other qualifications considered by Senate as equivalent to a Masters degree in the relevant field, of any recognized University.

Contacts

Campuses
{tab=Main campus} Main Campus
Maseno University
Private Bag
Maseno, Kenya
Tel: 057-351040
Fax: +254 - 57 - 351221
E-mail: directorpr@ maseno.ac.ke

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The Campus is located at the heart of Kisumu City, off Jomo Kenyatta Avenue
P.O Box 3275 - 40100
Kisumu, Kenya
Tel: +254 57 2024155
Cell: 0703 591230
Email: kccc@ maseno.ac.ke

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Located in Sonyaco Plaza
P.O. Box 176-40300,
Homa-Bay.
email: homabay@ maseno.ac.ke

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