Our courses offer a good compromise between the continuous assessment favoured by some universities and the emphasis placed on final exams by others.
Kenya as a developing society is undergoing drastic social, psychological, economic, political, and Educational changes. The challenges arising from these changes require psychological support systems in all sectors of the country. The Bachelor of Psychology programme is expected to provide personnel who can effectively manage such challenges and other emerging social challenges and together bring about a mentally healthy, productive, and cohesive nation through a proactive approach.
This programme aims at producing graduates who have adequate competencies (theory and practice) for:
Candidates must satisfy entry requirements for Egerton University. In addition candidates must have passed KCSE at minimum grades indicated below:
Biology C+ or Biological sciences B-
Chemistry C+ or Physical sciences B-
Or B- in any of the Humanity subjects.
Applicants with a minimum of credit (or pass with at least two years of experience) at diploma level in Agriculture and Home Economics, Agricultural Education and Extension, Co-operative management, Community development and any other related field from institutions recognised by Egerton University senate may be considered for admission.
Fee Structure Annual charges for the programmes will be as follows:
Tuition Fee per Course Unit:
Undergraduate KES. 5,900.00
Administrative Costs Annually:
Undergraduate KES. 19,140.00
The breakdown of the administrative charges is given below
|Registration||Per Academic Year||1500|
|Examination||Per Academic Year||3700|
|Material Development||Per Academic Year||4200|
|Library Fees||Per Academic Year||2500|
|Field Attachment||Per Academic Year||3340|
|Student Union||Per Academic Year||400|
|CUE Charge||Per Academic Year||1000|
|Total||First Academic Year||19140|
The Annual Administrative fee for the other years (2nd to 4th year) is less the Caution money and Student ID Charges (total, Kshs.2,500) amounting to Kshs. 16,640
The fee summary is given below per academic year
|Academic Year||Administrative Fee||Number of Units||Total Tuition)||Total (Kshs)|
|Year 1||19140||15 units||15*5900=88500||107640|
|Year 2||16640||18 units||18*5900=106200||122840|
|Year 3||16640||15 units||15*5900=88500||105140|
|Year 4||13300||9 units||9*5900=53100||66400|
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