DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

Overview

The aim of PhD program for Political Science and Public Administration is to develop student’s ability to conduct high quality research and advance their analytical thinking capacities in various fields of political science and public administration.

 

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Applicants for the Doctor of Philosophy degree should have a Masters degree from the University of Nairobi or an equivalent qualification from institutions recognized by Senate.

 

PHD IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (C816)
Admission Requirements

 

iii. The Common regulations for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in all the
faculties of the University of Nairobi shall apply.
iv. The following shall be eligible for admission
d) A holder of a Masters degree in any academic discipline from the University of Nairobi or any other institution recognized by the University of Nairobi senate.


e) In either case, the applicant must be able to produce evidence, to the satisfaction
of Senate, of his/her relevant disciplinary background and capacity to carry out
original research.

Schedule intake: September (annually)

  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Totals
Tuition 192,000 192,000 192,000 576,000
ICT SERVICES - (PER YEAR) 7,000 7,000 7,000 21,000
THESIS EXAMINATION 0 0 50,000 50,000
REGISTRATION (PER SEMESTER@2250) 4,500 4,500 4,500 13,500
ID CARD ( PER YEAR) 1,000 1,000 1,000 3,000
CAUTION - (ONCE) 5,000 0 0 5,000
MEDICAL FEE (PER YEAR) 6,500 6,500 6,500 19,500
ACTIVITY-( PER YEAR) 2,000 2,000 2,000 6,000
LIBRARY (PER YEAR) 5,000 5,000 5,000 15,000
STUDENT ORGANISATION(PER YEAR) 1,000 1,000 1,000 3,000
EXAMINATION (PER UNIT @1000) 0 0 0 0
Grand totals 224,000 219,000 269,000 712,000