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Master of Education Management




    2 Years

  • FEE

    From: $1000/year

About the Program

The Master of Education degree in Educational Management aims at preparing students for careers in Educational sectors such as university teaching, institutional administration, programme management, supervision of schools, Educational planning, economics of Education, researchers and consultants. The programme puts more emphasis on the functional areas of Educational management and strongly on development of skills for problems solving, leadership, situational analysis and policy development. Students are trained to perform ‘hands-on’ basic organization functions, and combine with the theoretical knowledge acquired and the analytic skills to identify and define problems, analyse them, generate alternative solutions, choose among the best alternative decisions and implement them.

Program Objectives

The goal of the Master of Education degree in Educational Management is to provide students with a wide range of skills, knowledge and attitudes to respond to the needs of Educational institutions for effective management and development.
By the end of the programme, the learner will be able to:

  • Have acquired knowledge, skills and positive attitudes of Educational management;
  • Effectively manage resources at their disposal i.e. people, finances, time according to established rules;
  • Carry out research on issues arising from their Educational practice;
  • Apply the acquired knowledge skills and attitudes to influence Educational policy, programmes and general development of Educational institutions;
  • Contribute positively to the larger issues of Educational policy and practice.

Admission Requirements

All candidates admitted to the programme of Master of Education in Educational Management must satisfy the minimum common entrance requirements of Egerton University. In addition, candidates must be holders of at least an Upper Second-Class degree in Education; At least an Upper Second-Class degree in any filed, plus a recognized Post Graduate Diploma n Education; Admission may be offered to exceptional cases as stipulated in the Graduate School Rules for Master’s degree programme

How to Apply

  • Apply online via the link given below the Program
  • In the Registration portal, click apply and fill out your details in the fields
  • Pay the Application fee of Kshs. 2,000 through Egerton University Account Number: KCB Bank A/C No. 1101906812


Fee Structure Annual charges for the programmes will be as follows:
Tuition Fee per Course Unit:
Undergraduate KES. 13,000.00

Administrative Costs Annually:
Undergraduate KES. 43,900.00

The breakdown of the administrative charges is given below

Item Frequency Amount (Kshs)
Registration Once 2000
Examination Per Academic Year 10000
Material Development Per Academic Year 6000
Library Fees Per Academic Year 5000
Supervision Fee Per Academic Year 15000
Student Union Per Academic Year 400
CUE Charge Per Academic Year 1000
Student ID Once 500
Caution Money Once 4000
Total First Academic Year 43900

The Annual Administrative fee for the 2nd year is less the Caution money and Student ID Charges (total, Kshs. 4,500) amounting to Kshs. 37,400

The fee summary is given below per academic year

Academic Year Administrative Fee Number of Units Total Tuition) Total (Kshs)
Year 1 43900 11 units 11*13000=143000 186900
Year 2 37400 8 units 8*13000=104000 141400

Note that the amount might be more depending on the number of units you take each session.
The fee is paid through the following bank account

KCB, Account no. 1101893680

Download a copy of the fee structure below

Program Coordinator

Dr. Susan Kamuru

Lecturer : Applied Community Development Studies (ACDS)
Phone # : +254 722 154 111
Email : lol@egerton.ac.ke

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