Colleges and Universities Offering Bachelor of Science in Biology in Kenya

  • Course Name: Bachelor of Science in Biology(Biology)
  • Major Subject: Biology
  • Course Category: Degree Courses

Institutions Offering Bachelor of Science in Biology

  •  Kenyatta University , Nairobi  
    Applicants are expected to hold any of the qualifications below:

    (i) Applicants must have passed Biology or Biological Sciences in the K.S. C. E. at the minimum grade of B-.OR

    (ii) In addition the student must satisfy any of the following minimum requirements:-
    Either: Must have passed any two subjects from the following alternatives at the grades
    shown:

    (a) Alternative A: Chemistry C+, Physics C, Mathematics C, Geography B-, English C+.

    (b) Alternative B: Physical Science B-, Mathematics C, Geography B-, English C+, Agriculture B-. OR

    (iii) Have a minimum of 2 principle passes, one of which must be Biology in the Kenya
    Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) or equivalent.OR


    (iv) Have a minimum of C plain at KCSE and a Diploma in Forestry, Education
    (Biology, Agriculture), Applied Biology, Wildlife or Wetlands and with at least a credit
    pass from an institution recognized by the University Senate.OR

    (v) Mean grade of C- (minus) at KCSE and progressed from certificate to Diploma at
    Kenyatta University or any other recognized/accredited Institutions.OR

    (vi) Have any other qualification accepted by the University Senate.


    Course duration: 4 years
  •  University of Nairobi, Nairobi  
    Admission Requirements:
    Registration as candidates for the degree of Bachelor of Science in Biology shall be permitted only for those who satisfy the prescribed minimum University general admission requirements. In addition to meeting the minimum University general admission requirements, candidates for the Bachelor of Science in Biology degree programme must have any of the following:
    1. Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) with a minimum mean grade of C+ or equivalent qualifications, and a minimum of C+ in Biology or Biological Sciences and C+ in any other two science subjects from the following: Chemistry, Physics, Physical Sciences, Geography and Mathematics.
    2. Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) with at least two Principal level passes one of which must be in Biology and the other in any other science subject from the following: Mathematics, Chemistry, Geography, Physics.
    3. Ordinary/Higher National Diploma or equivalent in Biology or Biological Sciences with a credit pass or equivalent qualification.
    4. A degree from a recognized university, or equivalent qualifications.

  •  University of Embu, Embu  
    MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
    Mean grade C+(Plus) at KCSE or equivalent with at least C+ in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics / Physics and any one subject; OR,
    KACE or equivalent with at least two Principal passes in Biology and Chemistry and one Subsidiary pass in Mathematics, Physics or Geography; OR,
    Mean grade C (plain) at KCSE and a Diploma (or Higher National Diploma) in Biological or related sciences with at least a credit pass.
  •  Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology, Kakamega  
    Duration: 4 years

    Tuition fees: 55,000/= per semester

    Minimum entry requirements:
    - Mean grade of a C+(plus) at KCSE and a C+ in Biology or Biological Sciences and C (plain) in Mathematics, Or 2 Principal passes at A-level, one of which must be in Biology, Or Diploma in relevant area of study (may be exempted in relevant units)
  •  University of Eastern Africa, Baraton, Eldoret  
    Duration: Four(4) Years
  •  Kibabii University, Bungoma  
  •  South Eastern Kenya University, Kitui  
  •  The Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Nairobi  




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