School of Health Sciences

The Bachelor of Science Nursing programme is designed to empower students with the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to provide leadership in professional nursing practice, education, health care administration and participation in research. The graduates will be enabled to develop and integrate critical thinking and problem solving skills into the practice of nursing.




Bachelor of Science in Nursing (UPGRADING)     

Minimum Entry Requirements

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   

Mode of Study

Part Time


2½ (Two and half ) Years   

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (DIRECT ENTRY)  

Minimum Entry Requirements

A minimum grade of C+ in KCSE with a C+ in Biology/Biological Sciences, English/Kiswahili, Mathematics/ physics and Chemistry


Equivalent qualifications as recognized by the University Senate.   

Mode of Study

Full Time


4 years

Download the Application Form 





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