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Open, Distance and Electronic Learning (ODEL) 2020 intakes

Mount Kenya University Directorate of Open, Distance and Electronic Learning (ODEL) offers Certificate, Diploma, Bachelors, Masters and PhD programmes through two modes: Digital (Virtual) learning and Distance, Institution-based and Electronic Learning (DIBeL).

  1. The Digital Learning is a web based mode of learning that offers opportunities to online students who have no opportunities for a face to face interaction. The instructor student interaction is online through the Digital Learning Management System.
  2. The DIBeL is a blended mode of study offered through face-to-face and web-based learning.

DIGITAL LEARNING PROGRAMMES

SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

  1. Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology
  2. Master of Arts in Development Studies
  3. Master of Arts in International Relations and Diplomacy
  4. Master of Arts in Law Enforcement and Public Administration
  5. Master of Arts in Monitoring and Evaluation
  6. Master of Arts in Governance and Ethics
  7. Master of Arts in Security Studies and Criminology
  8. Bachelor of Arts in Security Studies and Criminology
  9. Bachelor of Arts in Mass Media and Communication
  10. Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration and Governance
  11. Bachelor of Arts in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
  12. Bachelor of Counseling Psychology
  13. Bachelor of Development Studies
  14. Bachelor of Arts in Justice and Security Studies
  15. Bachelor of Arts in Community Development
  16. Diploma in Community Development and Social Work
  17. Diploma in Security Studies and Criminology
  18. Diploma in Public Relations and Diplomacy
  19. Certificate in Security Studies and Criminology
  20. Diploma in County Administration and Governance
  21. Certificate in Community Development and Social Work
  22. Bachelor of social work and administration
  23. Postgraduate Diploma in monitoring and evaluation

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

  1. Master of Arts in Public Administration and Management
  2. Master of Business Administration
  3. Master of Science in Procurement and Supplies Management
  4. Master of Science in project planning and Management
  5. Post Graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management
  6. Bachelor of Business Management
  7. Bachelor of Commerce
  8. Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration
  9. Bachelor of Office Management and Administration
  10. Bachelor of Procurement
  11. Diploma in Banking and Finance
  12. Diploma in Business Management
  13. Diploma in Project Management
  14. Diploma in Human Resource Management
  15. Diploma in Procurement and Supplies Management
  16. Diploma in Marketing Management
  17. Certificate in Banking and Finance
  18. Certificate in Business Management
  19. Certificate in Human Resource Management
  20. Certificate in procurement and supplies management

SCHOOL OF COMPUTING AND INFORMATICS

  1. Bachelor of Business Information Technology
  2. Bachelor of Science in Information Science
  3. Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

  1. Master of Education
  2. Post Graduate Diploma in Education
  3. Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Studies
  4. Bachelor of Education (Arts)

SCHOOL OF CLINICAL MEDICINE

  1. Bachelor of Science in Health Records and Information Management

SCHOOL OF NURSING

  1. Bachelor of Nursing upgrading

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH

  1. Master of Public Health
  2. Master of Science in Community Health
  3. Master of Public Health-Nutrition
  4. Master of Science in Health Education, Promotion and Development
  5. Master of Public Health in Reproductive Health
  6. Master of Science in Health System Management
  7. Bachelor of Science in Health System Management

SCHOOL OF HOSPITALITY, TRAVEL AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT

  1. Master of Science in Hospitality Management
  2. Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management

TARGET GROUP

  • Employees wishing to upgrade their skills as they continue with their uninterrupted schedules.
  • International Students willing to pursue their career with Mount Kenya University on Digital Learning Mode.
  • School leavers wishing to pursue university education through cost effective mode of delivery

APPLICATION

Apply to the Registrar, Academic Administration, enclosing copies of relevant academic/professional certificates and Ksh. 1,000, or USD 50 for foreign students, (Undergraduates, Diploma and Certificates) and Ksh. 2,000 or USD 100 for foreign students, (Postgraduate Programmes) application fee deposited in any of the following accounts.

Account Name: Mount Kenya University

Equity Bank - 0090292435067 GT Bank - 2014200002

Standard Chartered Bank - 0102049817400 Family Bank - 005000019336

Kenya Commercial Bank - 1121032222 Dollar account (KCB) -1173740309 (swift No. KCBLKENX)

National Bank of Kenya - 01047093018900 NIC Bank - 21200008796

Fees: Flexible fees payment in instalments-40% on registration.

Examinations: All students sit for exams in Local and Regional MKU Campuses and Centres. International students sit for the exams in the approved selected Kenyan Embassies of their host Country.

Student support: All digital learning students inluding international students get both academic, administration and technical support from the university academic staff, online tutors, e-coordinators and the technical team at MKU Campuses, Centres and Thika main campus in Thika.

Duration: Master Programmes: 4 semesters; Bachelor Programmes: 8 semesters, Diploma 2 academic years and certificate:1½ academic years - download the 2019/2020 university prospectus here to confirm the course entry requirements and fees payable. For more information and application form, or apply online at http://application.mku.ac.ke/umis/application/  2020 intake ongoing. Click here to download the programmes

Contact

Mount Kenya University

Directorate of Open Distance and Electronic Learning ,

MAIN CAMPUS, THIKA PO BOX 342-01000 Thika

Tel: +254 67 2820 000 / 0724205417 Pilot No. 0709 153100 / 0709 153000

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ODEL Website: http://odel.mku.ac.ke/

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