Machakos University

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Machakos University

Machakos University is located at the heart of the Lower Eastern Region, and situated only a Kilometre away from Machakos City along Machakos/Wote Road.

It was founded in 1957 as a Technical Rural Training School by the then colonial Government. It was converted into Machakos Technical and Trade School in 1958, Machakos Technical School in 1967, and Machakos Technical Training Institute in 1987. The Institution was upgraded to Machakos University College through Legal Notice No. 130, on 16th September, 2011.

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Courses offered at Machakos University

School of Business and Economics

Doctorate Courses
•    PhD in Business Administration

Post-graduate Courses
•    Master of Business Administration (Marketing, Strategic Management, HRM, Accounting & Finance)
•    Master of Science(Human Resource Management)
•    Master of Economics
•    Master of Economics (Policy and Management)
•    Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resource Management

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Undergraduate Courses
•    Bachelor of Commerce
•    Bachelor of Economics and Finance
•    Bachelor of Economics and Statistics
•    Bachelor of Economics

Diploma Courses
•    Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management
•    Diploma in Human Resource Management
•    Diploma in Procurement and Supply Chain Management
•    Diploma in Office Management
•    Diploma in Sales and Marketing
•    Diploma in Cooperative Management
•    Diploma in Public Relations
•    Diploma in Business Management

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Diploma in Accountancy
•    Certificate Courses
•    Certificate in Procurement and Supply Chain Management
•    Certificate in Business Management
•    Certificate in Sales and Marketing
•    ATC Levels I & II
•    CPA Sections 1 – 6

School of Engineering

Undergraduate Courses
•    Bachelor of Science (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)
•    Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
•    Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
•    Bachelor of Information Technology
•    Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)

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Diploma Courses
•    Diploma in Information Communication Technology
•    Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Power & Telecommunication Options)
•    Diploma in Motor Vehicle Engineering
•    Diploma in Building Construction Technology
•    Diploma in Civil Engineering
•    Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Production Option)
•    Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Plant Option)

Certificate Courses
•    Certificate in Building Construction Technology
•    Certificate in Wood Technology
•    Certificate in Plumbing Technology
•    Certificate in Motor Vehicle Engineering
•    Certificate in Mechanical Engineering

School of Pure and Applied Sciences

Undergraduate Courses
•    Bachelor of Science in Statistics and Programming
•    Bachelor of Science (Mathematics and Computer Science)
•    Bachelor of Science (Mathematics)
•    Bachelor of Science in Biology

Diploma Courses
•    Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology

School of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Undergraduate Courses
•    Bachelor of Science(Hospitality and Tourism Management)
•    Bachelor of Education(Science)

Diploma Courses
•    Diploma in Hospitality Management
•    Diploma in Fashion Design and Modelling

Certificate Courses
•    Certificate in Housekeeping, Front Office and Laundry
•    Certificate in Fashion Design and Modelling

School of Education

Post-graduate Courses
•    Master of Education (M.Ed):- Educational Planning, Educational
•    Master of Education (M.Ed):- Administration, Economics of Education
•    Master of Education (M.Ed):- Curriculum Development
•    Master of Education (M.Ed):- Communication Technology

Undergraduate Courses
•    Bachelor of Education(Arts)
•    Bachelor of Education(Science)

Diploma Courses
•    Postgraduate Diploma in Education
•    Diploma in Education (Science)
•    Diploma in Education (Arts)
•    Diploma in Early Childhood Development Education)

Certificate Courses
•    Certificate in Early Childhood Development Education

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Undergraduate Courses

•    Bachelor Of Science In Community Resource Management
•    Bachelor Of Science In Fashion Design And Marketing
•    Bachelor of Arts (Psychology; History, Archeology and Political Studies; Literature;)
•    Bachelor of Arts ( Sociology;)
•    Bachelor of Arts ( Gender and Development Studies;)
•    Bachelor of Arts ( English and Linguistics;)
•    Bachelor of Arts (Philosophy and Religious Studies;)
•    Bachelor of Arts (Geography; )
•    Bachelor of Arts (History, Archeology and Political Studies;)
•    Bachelor of Arts (Literature;)
•    Bachelor of Arts ( Kiswahili and African Languages)

Diploma Courses
•    Diploma In Fashion Design And Marketing

Certificate Courses
•    Certificate In Fashion Design And Marketing

School of Agriculture & Natural Resources Management

Undergraduate Courses
•    Bachelor of Science (Agricultural Education and Extension)
•    Bachelor of Environmental Studies (Community Development)
•    Bachelors of Environmental Studies (Community Resource Conservation)

Machakos University Admission Requirements

Machakos University Requirements varies depending on the course you want to apply. Machakos University wishes to invite applications from qualified persons for admission into the following programmes offered at our Main Campus on a FULL TIME, EVENINGS & WEEKENDS modes. Intakes are in January, May and September.

Application forms are available at the Campus Reception; Admissions Office or may be downloaded from our website.

Machakos University Contacts


P.O. BOX 136 – 90100, Machakos County, Kenya, EA.