Eldoret Extension Campus

Extension Centers have been established to cater for the expanding demand for our university education. The programmes herein offered can be taken on a part-time and full time basis.

The Eldoret extension is located in Eldoret Town, in Uashingishu County of Kenya.

Degree Programmes

  1. Registered Nurse to BSc in Nursing upgrading program
  2. BSc in Public Health (Environmental Health)
  3. Guidance and Counseling
  4. Development Studies
  5. Business Information Technology
  6. Networking and Communication
  7. Software Engineering
  8. Chemistry with 3 options:
    • Analytical Chemistry,
    • Industrial Chemistry,
    • Bio-Chemistry

Diploma Courses

  1. Guidance and Counseling
  2. Adult Education
  3. Development Studies
  4. Human Resource
  5. Food and Nutrition
  6. Community Development
  7. Conflict Management
  8. Disaster Prevention and Management

Certificate Courses

  1. Word Application
  2. Data Processing
  3. Guidance and Counseling
  4. Conflict Management
  5. Disaster Preparedness and Management
  6. Community Development
  7. Proposal and Grant Writing
  8. Project Planning and Implementation
  9. Project Monitoring and Evaluation
  10. NGO Management and Leadership
  11. Environmental Impact Assessment
  12. Gender Studies and Development
  13. Food and Nutrition
  14. Child and Family
  15. International Computer Driving License

Graduate Studies

  • MBA (Executive) Programmes forthcoming

Programme Information

In Nursing

Admission Requirements

  • — A mean grade of C(plain) at KCSE or Division III at KCE and their equivalent,
  • — A diploma from a recognized institution in any of the following health professions
    • Kenya Registered Nurse (KRN)
    • Kenya Registered Nurse and Midwifery (KRN/KRM)
    • Kenya Registered Community Health Nurse
  • — License by the Nursing Council of Kenya or an equivalent accrediting body
  • — Two years working experience in the respective health science profession

Credit/Transfer Exemptions:

For each respective diploma health profession owned by a number of credit hours may be transferred into the degree programme. However, this depends on passing such courses through a university exam set by the university.

Mode of Study

  • This is a part time programme for two days in a week; Thursday and Friday evening classes
  • Evening classes may be arranged for Sunday
  • A full-time programme is offered at the main campus, Baraton

Duration of Study:

  • Part-time programme: 3 1/2 years
  • Full-time programme at the main campus can take 2 1/2 years
  • In one academic year, a course loading up to 42 credits may be taken in the three.

Tuition Fees

  • Kshs. 4,500 per credit hour

In Public Health

Admission Requirements

  • — A mean grade of C (plain) at KCSE or Division III at KCE and their equivalent,
  • — A diploma from a recognized institution in any of the following health professions
    • Public Health
    • Nursing
    • Medical Laboratory Sciences
    • Pharmacy
  • — License by the respective professional body
  • — Two years working experience in the respective health profession

Credit/Transfer Exemptions:

A number of credit hours may be transferred from a diploma to the degree programme

Mode of Study

  • This is a part time programme for two days in a week; Thursday and Friday evening classes
  • Evening classes may be arranged for Sunday
  • A full-time programme is offered at the main campus, Baraton

Duration of Study:

  • Part-time programme: 3 1/2 years
  • Full-time programme at the main campus can take 2 1/2 years
  • In one academic year, a course loading up to 42 credits may be taken in the three trimesters.

Tuition Fees

  • Kshs. 4,500 per credit hour

For further information, contact:

The Co-ordinator, Eldoret Extension centre

P.O. Box 2500-30100, Eldoret
Telephone: +254 20 2441536
Cell: +254 775 410664
Email: eldoret@ueab.ac.ke