SEPTEMBER 2017 INTAKE

 SEPTEMBER 2017 INTAKE IN PROGRESS AT THE MAIN CAMPUS
AND NAIROBI CBD CAMPUS

Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (DeKUT) is a Chartered Public University that has two campuses: the Main Campus  located within Nyeri County, 160 kilometers North of Nairobi City and Nairobi Campus located on the 2nd , 9th and 13th floor of Pension Towers, Loita street. We invite applications from suitably qualified applicants.

DIPLOMA & CERTIFICATE PROGRAMMES

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT & ECONOMICS
Diploma in Security Management KCSE Aggregate Grade of C -(minus) Day and Evening only Main Campus
&
Nairobi Campus
INSTITUTE OF TECHNICAL AND PROFESSIONAL STUDIES
  • Diploma in Building Technology
  • Diploma in Fashion Design & Interior Decoration
  • Diploma in Electrical &Electronics Engineering (Power Option).
KCSE Aggregate Grade of C-(minus) with C-(minus) in Mathematics and English or an equivalent qualification recognized by DeKUT Senate.
OR
KCSE aggregate grade of C- (minus) and Credit Pass in a relevant DeKUT Certificate or an equivalent qualification recognized by DeKUT Senate.
Full Time
Two (2) years
Main Campus
  • Certificate in Building Technology
  • Certificate in Fashion Design & Interior Decoration
  • Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Power Option).
KCSE Aggregate Grade of D+ (plus) or an equivalent qualification recognized by DeKUT Senate. Full Time
One (1) years
Main Campus
SCHOOL OF COMPUTER SCIENCE & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Diploma in Information Technology KCSE Aggregate Grade of C (plain) with at least C- (minus) in English and Mathematics or Division II in KCE with Credit Pass in Mathematics and English or the equivalent.
OR
Those with a Credit Pass in Certificate in IT or its equivalent.                             
Full Time & Evening:
18 months (full-time mode) (including attachment) 5 stages
Main Campus
&
Nairobi Campus
Certificate in Information Technology KCSE Aggregate Grade of C- ( minus) or Division III in KCE Full Time; Evening:
3 months
Main Campus
&
Nairobi Campus

 

 UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT & ECONOMICS
Bachelor of Science in Criminology and Security Management
  • Security Management and loss prevention Technology
  • Criminal Investigation and Forensic Technology
  • Cyber crime and Computer Forensics
For the disciplined forces among them, the Police, Military, Prison and Security Officers.
KCSE Aggregate Grade of C+ (plus) and with a C (plain) in either English or Kiswahili.
OR
Holders of KACE Certificate with a minimum of two principal passes and one subsidiary.
OR
Holders of an accredited Diploma or Higher Diploma in Criminology & Security Management, Police and or Military Science, Forensics Science and or Psychology, and Computer Forensics with a Credit Pass that is recognized by DeKUT Senate and with a minimum of C- (minus) at KCSE.
Weekend/ Evening.
3 years                                                                                                      
Main Campus
&
Nairobi Campus                                                                                                          
  • Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management (BPSM)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
KCSE Aggregate Grade of C+ (plus)
C (plain) in Mathematics and English or Kiswahili
Full Time & Weekend
3 years
Main Campus
&
Nairobi Campus
SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (UPGRADING) The applicant must be a Kenya Registered Community Health Nurse (KRCHN) OR Kenya Registered Nurse/ Midwife (KRN/KRM/PH). Must be currently registered with the Nursing Council of Kenya and posses a valid Nursing Council of Kenya practice license with a minimum of 2 years nursing experience. In addition the candidate must possess Either :
i) A Minimum entry of C ( plain) in KCSE
ii) Division II in KCE
Part Time
2½ (Two and half ) Years
Main Campus

 

 POST GRADUATE PROGRAMMES      

 COURSE  MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT MODE OF STUDY & DURATION  LOCATION
 SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING   
PhD Mechanical Engineering Be a holder of a Master of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronic Engineering of DeKUT.
OR
Be a holder of a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronic Engineering from another institution recognized by DeKUT Senate as being of satisfactory academic status.
OR
Any other recognized qualification deemed as being an adequate prerequisite for the PhD Mechanical Engineering Degree by DeKUT Senate.

Full-Time

3 Years

Part-time

4Years            

Main Campus
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering A holder of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering with at least Second Class Honors, Upper Division, of DeKUT.
OR
A holder of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering with at least Second Class Honors, Lower Division, of DeKUT with not less than two (2) years relevant work experience.
OR
A holder of a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, with Second Class Honors-Upper Division or Second Class Honors-Lower Division but with two (2) years professional work experience in area relevant to the programme, from another institution recognized by the DeKUT Senate as being of satisfactory academic status.
OR
Any other qualification recognized by the DeKUT Senate
Full time:
2 years                           
Main Campus
Master of Science in Telecommunication Engineering                                         
A holder of at least an Upper Second Class Honours bachelors degree from DeKUT in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
OR
A holder of a Bachelor of Science in Electrical & Electronic Engineering degree of at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) from another institution recognized by the DeKUT Senate.
OR
A holder of a Second Class Honours (Lower Division), Bachelor of Science in Electrical & Electronic Engineering degree from DeKUT or any other institution recognized by the University Senate as being of equivalent academic status and who in addition must show proof of either two years of relevant experience and professional development or in lieu of such experience, academic advancement through research and publication since graduation with the bachelor's degree or a postgraduate diploma in the relevant field.
OR
A holder of any other qualifications recognized by the Senate as equivalent to the above.
Full time:
2 years
 Main Campus
Master of Science in Advanced Manufacturing &Automation Engineering  A holder of a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Mechatronic Engineering with at least Second Class Honors, Upper Division from DeKUT or any other institution which is recognized by the university senate as being of equivalent academic status.
OR
A holder of a Bachelor Of Science in Mechanical Mechatronic Engineering with Second Class Honors Lower Division with at least 2 years working experience
OR
A holder of a Bachelor Degree with at least Second Class Honors (upper division) or second class honors (lower division) with at least 2 years experience in a related field, which is recognized by DeKUT senate
Full time:
2 years
Main Campus
Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management A holder of a Bachelor’s Degree with Second Class Honors-Upper Division in any Engineering Field from a recognized University
OR
Second class honors – lower division with minimum of 2 years work experience
Part Time
Two (2) Academic years
Nairobi CBD Campus
 SCHOOL OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT & ECONOMICS   
  • PhD in Business Administration & Management Accounting
  • Marketing Management
  • Banking & Finance
  • Strategic Management
  • Human Resources & Management
  • Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management
Be a holder of a Master Degree in Business Administration from Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (DeKUT)
OR
Be a holder of a Master Degree in Business Administration or equivalent academic qualifications from institutions recognized by DeKUT Senate
Weekend
Minimum
3 years
Main Campus
&
Nairobi Campus
Master of Science In Economics Be a holder of a Bachelor Degree in Economics, Economic Finance or Economics Statistics; with at least Upper Second Class Honors from a University recognized by DeKUT Senate
OR
Be a holder of a Bachelor Degree with Lower Second Class Honors from DeKUT or any other University recognized by DeKUT Senate with at least two (2) years of relevant work experience after graduation.
OR
Be a holder of any other equivalent qualification from institutions recognized by DeKUT Senate.
Evening & Weekend:
Two (2) Academic years
Main Campus& Nairobi Campus
Master of Science in Supply Chain Management

Be a holder of a Bachelor Degree with at least Upper Second Class Honors from DeKUT or any other qualification from a University recognized by DeKUT Senate
OR
Be a holder of a Bachelor Degree with Lower Second Class Honors from DeKUT or any other University recognized by DeKUT Senate with at least two (2) years of relevant work experience after graduation.

Evening & Weekend
Two (2) Academic years
Main Campus
&
Nairobi Campus

Master in Business Administration
Options;
• Marketing
• Accounting
• Finance
• Strategic Management Option
• Human Resource Management
• International Business Management

Be a holder of Bachelor Degree with at least Upper Second Class Honors from a University recognized by DeKUT Senate
OR
Be a holder of a Bachelor Degree with Lower Second Class Honors from DeKUT or any other University recognized by DeKUT Senate with at least three (3) years of relevant work experience after graduation.
Evening & Weekend
Two (2) Academic years
Main Campus & Nairobi Campus
 SCHOOL OF SCIENCES   
Master of Science in Industrial Mathematics Be a holder of a Bachelor Degree in Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Engineering or Computer Science with at least an Upper Second Class Honors from DeKUT or institutions recognized by DeKUT Senate.
OR
Be a holder of a Bachelor Degree with at least a Second Class Honors (Upper Division) in relevant fields from institutions recognized by DeKUT Senate.
OR
Be a holder of a Bachelor Degree with at least a Second Class Honors (Lower Division) from DeKUT or any other institution which is recognized by DeKUT Senate. The applicant in addition must show proof of either two years of relevant experience and personal development
Part Time
Two (2) Academic years
Main Campus
Master of Science in Chemistry  A holder of at least an Upper Second Class Honors bachelors degree of DeKUT in BSc. Industrial Chemistry
OR
A holder of at least a second class honors upper division Bachelors of Science degree in relevant field from DeKUT or any other institution recognized by the University Senate as being of equivalent academic status to (i)
OR
A holder of a Bachelor’s Degree, Second Class (Lower Division), in Industrial Chemistry or Bachelors of Science Degree in relevant field from DeKUT or any other institution recognized by the University Senate as being of equivalent academic status and who in addition must show proof of two years of relevant experience and professional development and academic advancement through research and publication since graduation with the bachelor’s degree or postgraduate diploma in the relevant field
Full Time
Two (2) Academic years
Main Campus
Master of Science in Industrial Laser Technology and Photonics A holder of at least a Upper Second Class Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Laser Technology and Photonics, Physics or Engineering from a recognized university.
OR
A holder of at least a Upper Second Class Honours Bachelors Degree of Science in relevant field, which is recognized by the University Senate as an adequate prerequisite for M.Sc. in Industrial Laser Technology and Photonics
OR
A holder of at least a Second Class Honours (Lower Division) Bachelors Degree of Science from DeKUT or any other institution which recognized by the University Senate as being of equivalent academic and who in addition must show proof of either two years relevant experience and personal development or academic advancement through research and publications since graduation with the Bachelor Degree or a Postgraduate Diploma in the relevant field
OR
A holder of other qualifications recognized by DeKUT Senate as being equivalent to (a), (b), (c),
OR
A holder of a DeKUT postgraduate Diploma in the corresponding area of specialization.
Two (2) Academic Years
Part-time
Main Campus
Master of Science Leather Technology Be holder of at least an Upper Second Class Honors Bachelor Degree of DeKUT in BSc. Leather Technology
OR
Be holder of at least a second class honors upper division Bachelor of Science Degree in relevant field, from DeKUT or any other institution recognized by the University Senate as being of equivalent academic status to (i)
OR
Be holder of a Second Class Honors (Lower Division), Bachelor of Science degree in Leather Technology or Bachelor of Science Degree in relevant field from DeKUT or any other institution which is recognized by the University Senate as being of equivalent academic status and who in addition must show proof of two years of relevant experience and professional development and academic advancement through research and publication since graduation with the bachelor’s degree or a postgraduate Diploma in the relevant field.
Full Time
Two (2) Academic years
Main Campus
INSTITUTE OF GEOMATICS, GIS &REMOTE SENSING (IGGReS)
Master of Science in Geospatial Information Systems and Remote Sensing A holder of at least a second Class Honors (upper division), Bachelor Degree from DeKUT in spatial information based or related specialization or from any other institution recognized by the university senate as being of equivalent academic status.
OR
A holder of a second class honors (lower division) ,Bachelor of Science Degree from DeKUT in a spatial information based or related specialization or of any other institution which is recognized by the university senate as being of equivalent academic status and who in addition has had either two years relevant experience and professional development or academic advancement through research and publication since graduation with Bachelor Degree or a postgraduate Diploma in the relevant fields as recognized by the university Senate.
Full Time (Evening & Weekends)
2 years
Main Campus
&
Nairobi Campus
 INSTITUTE OF FOOD BIORESOURCES TECHNOLOGY   
Master of Science in Food Science and Technology  Be a holder of Bachelor of Science Degree in Food Science and Technology with at least a Second Class Honors (Upper Division) from DeKUT or any other institution recognized by DeKUT Senate.
OR
Be a holder of a Bachelor of Science Degree with at least Second Class Honors (Upper Division) in a related field, which is recognized by DeKUT Senate as an adequate pre-requisite for M.Sc. in Food Science and Technology
OR
Be a holder of Bachelor of Science Degree with Second Class Honors (Lower Division) from DeKUT or institutions which are recognized by DeKUT Senate. The applicant in addition must show proof of at least 2 years relevant work experience.
Part time
2 years 
 Main Campus
 INSTITUTE OF GEOTHERMAL ENERGY,TRAINING & RESEARCH (GeTRI)   
Master of Science in Geothermal Energy Technology  A holder of a Bachelor of Science degree of at least second class honors, upper division, or equivalent qualification which is recognized by the University Senate.
OR
A holder of a Bachelors of Science of an Engineering degree (in any field), with at least second class honors, upper division, from a recognized University in Engineering disciplines or equivalent qualification in a related field recognized by the university Senate.
OR
A holder of a Bachelor of Science of a Science or Engineering degree, with Second Class honors- Lower division in the Engineering disciplines outlined above and with at least 2 years work experience.
OR
A holder of a Post Graduate Diploma in Geothermal Energy Technology from DeKUT, or an equivalent qualification, which is recognized by the University, will join the program in the second year of study.
Part time/ Weekend
2 years
Nairobi Campus
Post Graduate Diploma in Geothermal Energy Technology A holder of a Bachelor of Science degree of at least second class honors, upper division, or equivalent recognized by the University.
OR
A holder of a Bachelors of Science of an Engineering degree (in any field), with at least Second Class Honors, upper division, from a recognized university.
OR
A holder of a Bachelor of Science of a Science & Engineering degree, with Second Class honors- Lower division in the Engineering disciplines and with at least 2 years work experience.
Part time/ Weekend
1 year
 Nairobi Campus

 

MODE OF APPLICATION

Application forms can be obtained from Dedan Kimathi University of Technology Main Campus and Nairobi Campus or downloaded from the University website www.dkut.ac.ke and submitted upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Ksh.3, 000/- for PhD,  Ksh.1, 500/- for Masters, Ksh.1,000/-, for Undergraduate Degree, Ksh 500/- for Diploma and Certificate  Programmes to any of  the following bank accounts:

Consolidated Bank-Acc No: 0120025172901, Nyeri,                    

Kenya Commercial Bank-Acc No: 1121318274 Nyeri

Equity Bank- Acc No: 1150297300480 Nyeri.                                

Standard Chartered Bank –Acc No: 0102045131203 Nyeri

Family Bank-Acc No: 055000028807 Nyeri

Applications and enquiries should be directed to respective Campuses as follows:-

Registrar (Academic Affairs)

P.O. Box 657 – 10100 Nyeri

Tel: 061- 2050000

Admissions office: 0705 688135      

Marketing office:  0713-123021       

Email: admissionsoffice@dkut.ac.ke

            marketing@dkut.ac.ke

Director, Nairobi Campus

Pension Towers 2nd, 9th and 13th floor.

Loita Street.

Cell: 0710-127516

Email: directornairobi@dkut.ac.ke

 


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