School of Social and Development Studies

Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology (FSST)

School of Social and Development Studies

List of Programmes - Department of Governance and Public Policy

PROGRAMMES OFFERED
MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
DURATION
Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Diplomacy
  • Diploma in International Relations and Diplomacy or Diploma in International Studies
  • KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) and at least C+ in cluster subjects
10 semesters
for KCSE, 5
semesters for
Diploma
Diploma in Technology in Disaster Management
  • KCSE C- mean grade
8 semesters
Certificate In Disaster Management
  • KCSE D+ mean grade
3 semesters

Career Prospects
Graduates of International Relations and Diplomacy will find opportunities in International organizations, civil service, security agencies, NGOs, foreign missions and multinationals. They will engage in consultancy on political risks, tourism management, policy and governance issues. Social Work and Community Development graduates will be placed in civil service, local and international NGO’s, rehabilitation centres, health care centres, academic institutions, financial institutions, judiciary, charitable children institutions, homes for aged, faith based organizations and SME.

List of programmes - Department of Human and Social Development

PROGRAMMES OFFERED
MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
DURATION
Bachelor of Science in Counseling Psychology
  • KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) and at least C+ in cluster subjects
10 semesters
Diploma in Counseling Psychology
  • KCSE C-
8 semesters
Certificate in Counselling Psychology
  • KCSE D+ (Plus)
2 semesters

Career Prospects

Trainees are expected to find employment in orphan homes and rehabilitation centres, Health institutions and NGO’s, Prisons, teaching institutions, nursing homes, police department, social and community health departments, human resource departments, industrial/organisational.

 

List of programmes - Department of Economics and Resource Management

PROGRAMMES OFFERED
MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
DURATION
Bachelor of Economics KCSE mean grade of C+ with C Plain in Mathematics and English/ Kiswahili, Any group III, Any group II/2nd group III/any group  IV/any group V OR equivalent qualification 9 semesters

List of programmes - Department of Criminology and Legal Studies