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Current TSC requirement for education programmes.

Mount Kenya University has complied to all the TSC requirement. Here are the 5 reasons why you should enroll for MKU education programs.

Below is a summary of the admission requirements for all the education programmes on offer at Mount Kenya University.

S/N

PROGRAMME

Regulators Minimum Academic and Professional Requirements

1

Certificate in early Childhood Education (CECD)

Minimum mean grade C (minus) at KCSE

Or

Minimum mean grade D+ (Plus) at KCSE and KNEC proficiency certificate

2

Diploma in Early Childhood Education (DECD)

Mean grade C (Plain) at KCSE and ECDE Certificate from KNEC

   Or

Mean grade C+ (plus) and above for University Diploma.

3

Diploma in Teacher Education   (Arts)

  1. Minimum grade C Plus in KCSE and above
  2. C+ (plus) in the two subjects specialization
  3. At least C plain in English
  4. D+( plus) in Mathematics

4

Diploma in Teacher Education   (Science)

  1.  Minimum grade C Plus in KCSE and above
  2. C+ (plus) in the two subjects specialization
  3. At least C plain in English
  4. C (plain) in Mathematics

5

Diploma in Special Needs Education (DSNE)

  1. A mean grade of C
  2. Mean grade C+ and above
  3. Mean grade C+ and above

6

Bachelor of Education (Primary Education)

 A mean grade of C (plain) and C plain two teaching subjects

7

Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood (BECD)

 Mean grade C+ and above

8

Bachelor of Education (Science)

  1. Minimum grade C+ (Plus) in KCSE and above and C+ (plus) in the two subjects of specialization

  2. Post graduate diploma in Education (PGDE)

9

Bachelor of Education (Arts)

  1.  Minimum mean grade C+ (plus) and above or its equivalent C+ (plus) in two subjects of specialization

  2. Post graduate diploma in Education (PGDE)

10

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)

  1. Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science 
  2. Minimum grade C Plus in KCSE and above
  3. C+ (plus) in the two subjects specialization.

11

Bachelor of Education in Special Needs Education (Primary Education)

Mean grade C+ and above

12

Bachelor of Education in Special Needs Education (Secondary Education

  1. Minimum mean grade C+ (plus) and above or its equivalent.

  2. C+ (plus) in two subjects of specialization

13

Master of Education

Bachelor of Education with at least Second Class, Honours, Upper Division or its equivalent from a recognized University.

             OR

Bachelor of Education with Second Class, Honours Lower Division or its equivalent from a recognized University with at least two years teaching experience.

           OR

Bachelor of Arts /Science degree with a Postgraduate Diploma in Education from a recognized University.

14

Doctor of Philosophy

Master of Education degree in a relevant area of specialization.

15

Enhancement

  1. A Bachelor’s Degree.

  2.  Must have studied the subject at KCSE except for Agriculture, Business Studies, Home Science and Computer. 
    • For Business studies and Computer, one should have attained a minimum of C+ in Mathematics in KCSE. 
    • For Agriculture and Home science, one should have attained a minimum of C+ in Biology at KCSE.
  1.  The minimum number of course units to be enhanced in each Teaching subject is eight (8)
  2. Should be done before PGDE

Click here to get a copy of the TSC Teacher Registration and recruitment requirements for reference.

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