GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Applicants for admission into the Graduate, undergraduate Diploma and Certificates programmes should meet the following or equivalent in the following senate recognized examinations.
A holder of a bachelor’s degree with Second class-Upper Division from a recognised institution of higher learning, or a holder of a lower second class degree with 2 (two) years’ experience in relevant field. In addition applicants must meet specific schools requirement.
In exceptional cases, the Senate may also admit to the Master’s programme non-holders of a first degree provided such candidates can on the basis of published research, academic and creative work they have done, show that they are qualified to undertake postgraduate work by passing qualifying examinations
KCSE – A mean grade of C+ (plus) and above
“A” Level 2 Principal passes and 1 Subsidiary pass and five Credit at O-Level
|Master of Business Management||
|Bachelor of Science in Computer Science||
Mean grade C+ at KCSE with a C+ plus in Maths Or Physics or Physical Sciences.
Two principals one must be in Maths or Physics at “A” level. OR
Diploma with at least a credit in Computer Science or equivalent from recognised institutions
Bachelor of Business Management
|(I) Mean grade of KCSE C+ or equivalent with at least C in Mathematics and English.
(ii). A-Level certificate with 2 principal passes and a credit pass in Mathematics at ‘O’ Level
(iii). Degree from a recognized university.
(iv). Mean grade of C (plain) at KCSE and C (plain) in Mathematics and English plus a Diploma in Business Management and/or a diploma relevant to disciplines in business from an institution recognized by Umma University senate.
(v) Mean grade of C- (C Minus) at KCSE plus a certificate and a diploma in Business management and/or a certificate and diploma relevant to disciplines in business Management from an institution recognized by Umma University Senate.
Mean grade C+ at KCSE, with a C plain in Maths and English or Kiswahili, OR 2 Principal passes and 1 subsidiary at A-level plus at least a credit in Math, OR a Diploma in a Business-related field, OR CPA/CPS II, OR HND in Business related disciplines from a recognised institution. CPA/CPS III, Diploma and HND attract credit transfer
|Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Direct entry and upgrading)||Direct entry: KCSE mean grade C+ and above and C+ and above in Maths or Physics, C+ in English or Kiswahili, C+ in Chemistry, C+ in Biology. For Up-grading: KCSE mean grade C or Div. II and Diploma in Registered Nursing and a Minimum of two years working experience in a healthcare institution recognised by NCK (Nursing Council of Kenya|
|Master of arts in Islamic Studies||
|Bachelor of Arts in Islamic Studies||Mean grade C+ or a diploma in the relevant field OR its equivalent.|
|Bachelor of Arts in Islamic Sharia||Mean grade C+ or a diploma in the relevant field OR its equivalent.|
KCSE – A mean grade of C (plain)
Those with D+ (plus) must have a certificate in a relevant field
|Diploma in Business Management||Mean grade C at KCSE, with a C- in Maths and English or Kiswahili|
|Diploma in Information Communication Technology||Mean grade C at KCSE with a C in Maths, Physics and English or Kiswahili, OR a certificate in a related field from a recognised institution and has taken and passed Physics at any level.|
|Diploma in Islamic Banking and Finance||Mean grade C at KCSE, with C- in Maths C- English or Kiswahili OR a certificate in a related field from a recognised institution|
|Diploma in Arabic Language and Islamic Studies||Mean grade C at KCSE, OR a certificate in relevant field Or equivalent from a recognized institution|
Applicants for admission into the certificate programmes should meet the following or equivalent in the following senate recognized examinations.
KCSE – A mean grade of D+ (plus)
|Business Management||Mean grade D+ and above at KCSE|
|Information, Communication Technology||Mean grade D+ and above at KCSE|
|Disaster Mitigation and Management||Mean grade D+ and above at KCSE|
|Community Development||Mean grade D+ and above at KCSE|
|Criminology and Crime Management||Mean grade D+ and above at KCSE|
|Peace and Conflict Studies||Mean grade D+ and above at KCSE|
|Bridging Certificate in Maths||Mean grade D+ and above at KCSE|
|Certificate in Arabic Language and Islamic Studies||Mean grade D+ and above at KCSE|
|Certificate in English language Foundation||Mean grade D+ and above at KCSE|