MASTER OF ARTS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

Overview

Objectives

  1. Equipping students with appropriate skills and knowledge that can enable them to

critically investigate and predict political events, both nationally and globally, and

  1. Producing a pool of political scientists and public administrators that can contribute to

the political and administrative development of their respective countries.

Philosophy

  1. Equipping students with appropriate skills and knowledge that can enable them to

Critically investigate and predict political events, both nationally and globally

Rationale

  1. Producing a pool of political scientists and public administrators that can contribute to

the political and administrative development of their respective countries

Schedule of intake: September (annually)

Duration: 2 years

Mode of Delivery: Evening - Blended (Virtual & physical)

 

  1. The common regulations governing the Masters degrees in all Faculties in the

University of Nairobi shall apply.

  1. The following shall be eligible for admission into the programme:
    1. A holder of Bachelor of Arts degree with at least Upper Second Class Honours or equivalent in Political Science or Public administration from the University of Nairobi or any other equivalent institution recognized by Senate.
    2. A holder of a Bachelor of Arts of Lower Second Class Honours degree or equivalent in Political Science or Public Administration from the University of Nairobi or an equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by the Senate.
    3. A holder of a Bachelor of Arts degree with a Pass or an equivalent qualification in Political Science or Public Administration, plus a Postgraduate Diploma in a relevant field, from the University of Nairobi or an equivalent institution recognized by the Senate

 

Mode of Delivery: Evening - Blended (Virtual & physical)

Contact of support person: dept-pspa@uonbi.ac.ke &  020-491-8224

Attachment opportunities: Both Private and Public sectors

Career prospects/opportunities: Both Private and Public sectors

Notable alumni :

  1. Prof. Peter Anyang Nyong’o
  2. Prof. Peter Wanyande
  3. Prof. Philip Nying’uro
  4. Ms. Charles Owino Maj.
  5. General Martin Kizito Ong’oyi
  6. Dr. Solomon Owuoche
  7. Prof. Fred Jonyo
  8. Prof. Adams Oloo
  9. Dr. Henry Amadi
  10. Mr. Benson Ogutu
  11. Mr. John Mutega
  12. Dr. Jonathan Londomponi
  13. Mr. Davis Chelogoi
  14. Ms. Dorris Chepkoech

 

Application information: https://application.uonbi.ac.ke/

MASTER OF ARTS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (C501)    
TUITION 21,000.00  
EXAMINATION (PER UNIT @1000) 1,000.00  
MEDICAL FEE (PER YEAR) 6,500.00  
ICT SERVICES - (PER YEAR) 7,000.00  
CAUTION - (ONCE) 5,000.00  
LIBRARY (PER YEAR) 5,000.00  
ACTIVITY-( PER YEAR) 2,000.00  
REGISTRATION (PER SEMESTER@2250) 2,250.00  
ID CARD ( PER YEAR) 1,000.00  
STUDENT ORGANISATION(PER YEAR) 1,000.00  
THESIS EXAMINATION 30,000.00  
    Semester totals
Sem1 2 units 73,750.00
  3 units 95,750.00
  4 units 117,750.00
    Semester totals
Sem2,4,6,8,10,12 1 unit 24,250.00
  2 units 46,250.00
  3 units 68,250.00
  4 units 90,250.00
    Semester totals
Sem 3,5,7,9,11,13 1 unit 46,750.00
  2 units 68,750.00
  3 units 90,750.00
  4 units 112,750.00
Project =4units    
Project in sems 4 or 7   116,250.00
Other sems   138,750.00
     
SUMMARY OF TOTAL FEES    
Sem1 4 units 117,750.00
Sem2 4 units 90,250.00
Sem3 4 units 112,750.00
Sem4 PROJECT 116,250.00
Totals PROJECT 437,000.00