The university conducted an extensive market survey prior to the designing of the programme where critical gaps in business professional development and training were identified. The BPA programme was designed to fill the gaps identified.
Why study the programme
The programme is intended to fill the forgoing identified gaps in Public administration skills development in the following areas: -
In filling the gaps identified in the training of business professionals, the BPA programme is designed to recognize that its graduates will; inter alia.
a) Have strong business orientation and management knowledge in order to provide management knowledge, skills and abilities that will
b) Exhibit strong ethical principles, good interpersonal communication values and virtues through
c) Have strong analytic and critical thinking, knowledge, skills and abilities to
d) Design and implement Public administration solutions that enhance Public organizational performance
Upon completion of the prescribed course of study for Bachelor of Public Administration the graduate will have acquired knowledge, skills and abilities to be able to:
i) KCSE or equivalent certificate with a minimum of C+ and grade C+ (plus) in both Mathematics and English or similar grades in an equivalent examination approved by the University Senate in liaison with CHE
ii) KACE or equivalent Certificate with a minimum of the principles passes and O level Credit in Mathematics and English Language.
iii) Diploma in relevant disciplines in the field of business and management from an institution recognized by the University Senate in liaison with CHE and which may be eligible for credit transfers on application as spelt out by the University’s credit transfer policy
i) A holder of KCSE certificate or equivalent with a minimum of C+ and lacking clusters subjects, Mathematics and English languages as in (i) above. The Candidate must score at least a C plain in the subject he/she is bridging in as in 188.8.131.52. (i) above;
ii) A holder of KACE certificate or equivalent with minimum of two principles and lacking O level clusters subject grades as in 184.108.40.206.(ii) above. The candidate must score in the subject in which he/she is bridging in as 220.127.116.11 (ii)
i) A holder of KCSE certificate or equivalent with a mean aggregate of C (plain) with C (plain) in Mathematics and English