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Faculty of Engineering Sciences and Technology

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

The objective in this programme is to offer education and training in electrical and electronic engineering and to equip the candidate with the skills that will normally allow for eventual practice as an engineer. The programme aims to provide the student with skills to conceptualise solutions to engineering problems and to prepare designs for the production of engineering artefacts, structures, and systems. The modern engineer is expected to be skilled in communication and should have an acute understanding of the social environment in which they operate. Moreover, the engineer is always expected to take into consideration the economic factors that affect the projects they work on as well as to be able to manage such projects with utmost professionalism. To this extent, the programme is designed to provide the candidate with social science and management skills to enable them function in today’s multifaceted world.

Entry Requirements

Candidates shall be eligible for admission into the Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree in the School of Engineering Science and Technology in the following categories:

KCSE Candidates

The basic admission requirement shall be the minimum entry requirements set for entry into the public universities, which is at least an average grade of C+ in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE).

In addition, candidates are expected to have obtained at least a grade C+ in each of the cluster subjects in following cluster of subjects in KCSE examinations:

Cluster Subjects

Mathematics

Physics

Chemistry

Biology/any Group III/any Group IV/any Group V.

KCSE Subject Grouping

Group I: English, Kiswahili, Mathematics

Group II: Biology, Physics, Chemistry

Group III: History and Government, Geography, Christian Religious Education, Islamic Religious Education, Hindu Religious Education

Group IV: Home Science, Art and Design, Agriculture, Aviation Technology, Computer Studies

Group V: French, German, Arabic, Music, Business Studies

A-Levels or Equivalent

Candidates should have a minimum of two (2) principal passes in Mathematics and Physics and a subsidiary level pass in Chemistry with a credit pass in English at O-Level

Diploma (TEP) or Equivalent

Candidates with Diploma (Technical Education Project) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering of Kenya Polytechnical University or an equivalent qualification

Diploma in Technology (Dip.Tech.) or Equivalent

Candidates with a Diploma in Technology (Dip.Tech.) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering of Kenya Polytechnical University or an equivalent qualification

Higher Diploma (H.Dip.) or Equivalent

Candidates with a Higher Diploma (H.Dip.) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering of Kenya Polytechnical University or an equivalent qualification

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) or Equivalent

Candidates with a Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering of Technical University of Kenya or an equivalent qualification

Course Outline