Description of the Program
Bachelors of Business and Information Technology program is structured with an aim of developing information technology professionals who are equipped with business tools and whose orientation is in management. The course is aimed at equipping students with the capacity to critically analyze, design, implement and manage information technologies with a focus on overall business productivity and strategic objectives.
Objectives of the Program

At the completion of this degree program student will:
1. Have a solid theoretical background and strong practical foundations in information technology and business management
2. Be prepared for careers in management of information systems.
3. Be well prepared with minimal orientation to be professionally useful in many business and technical positions
4. Possess the necessary academic background for pursuing post-graduate studies

Units Offered
  • Business Studies
  • Microeconomics
  • Management Mathematics I
  • Management Mathematics II
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Accounting II
  • Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Business Finance
  • Human Res. Management
  • Hardware & Software Practicum
  • Business Statistics
  • Fundamentals of Computer Systems
  • Computer Programming I
  • Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Principles of Operating Systems
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Computer Architecture
  • Computer Programming II
  • Database Management Systems
  • Networks & Data Communication
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Business Info. Systems
  • E Organization Behavior
  • Computerized Accounting
  • Business Development Plan
  • Introduction to Electronic Commerce
  • Business & Information Systems Project I
  • Strategic Information Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Business &Information Systems Project II
  • Business Law
  • Business Policy & Ethics
  • Distributed Systems
  • Mobile computing
  • Networking
  • Software Engineering
  • E-commerce

*The Student will take 4 elective in 3rd & 4th year.

Admission Requirements

Overall Grade of C+ in KCSE and C in Maths

2 principals & a Subsidiary (A’level),
5 credits in IGCSE or equivalent
Minimum GPA of 2.3 from Diploma
Credit pass at Diploma level

Duration of the Program
  • 8 Trimesters


  • 2 Years and 8 Months


  • 4 Academic years
Mode of Study

Distance Learning


Part Time

Locations where the program is offered
  • Leah T. Marangu Campus
  • Main Campus
Next Intake
  • January
  • May
  • September
Fee Structure

Fee Structure- 2015- Undergraduate

Fee Structure- 2017- DL


School or Department which program is offered under

Computer and Information Technology