Degrees Offered in Humanities and Social Sciences

Degrees Offered in Humanities and Social Sciences

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African Women's Studies Centre

CERTIFICATE
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Women, Power and Decision-Making
WSP 215 Writing Stories Based on Personal Life Experiences
WEP 212 African Women, Economic Policies and Gender-Aware Budgeting
DIPLOMA
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
DIPLOMA IN WOMEN, LEADERSHIP AND GOVERNANCE IN AFRICA 1
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
M10 Master of Arts in Women, Leadership and Governance in Africa 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
AWS 501 PhD Programme on African Women Studies 4

African-studies

DSC
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
NDG Post Graduate Diploma in cultural Studies 1
BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
NGE Bachelor of Arts in Gender and Development 4
NAF Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
NDG Master of Arts in Gender and Development 2
NAF Master of Arts in Anthropology 2
PGDIP
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
NDG Postgraduate Diploma in Gender and Delopment Studies 1
NMS Post Graduate Diploma in Heritage Management 1
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
NAF Doctor of Philosophy in Anthropology 3

Arts

CERTIFICATE
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C102, C114, C119 CERTIFICATE 2
DIPLOMA
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C10 ORDINARY DIPLOMA 2
BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C01 Bachelor of Arts 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C50 MASTER OF ARTS 2
C50 MASTER OF ARTS 2
PGDIP
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C40 POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMME 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C80 DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (Ph.D) 3
C80 DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (Ph.D) 3

Communication Skills and Studies

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
CCS001: COMMUNICATION SKILLS 3

Confucius

CERTIFICATE
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
CLN CHINESE LANGUAGE AND CULTURE
DIPLOMA
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
DIPLOMA IN CHINESE LANGUAGE AND CULTURE
BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Bachelor of Arts - Chinese Language and Culture 4

French

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C01 Bachelor of Arts in French 4

Geography and Environmental Studies

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C01 BACHELOR OF ARTS IN GEOGRAPHY AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C50 M.A. (Agricultural Geography) 2
C50 M.A. (Biodiversity and Natural Resources Management) 2
C50 M.A. (Climatology) 2
C50 M.A. (Economic Geography) 2
C50 M.A. (Environmental Planning and Management) 2
C50 M.A. (Geomorphology) 2
C50 M.A. (Transport Geography) 2
C50 M.A. (Urban Geography) 2
C50 M.A. (Water Resources Management) 2

German Studies

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
B.A German Studies 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
M. A 2

History and Archaeological Studies

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C01 CHS BA History 4
CO1 - CAC BA Archaeology 4
C01 -CAP BA Conflicts and Peace Studies 4
C01 - CTO BA Tourism 4
CTM BA Travel and Tourism Management 4
CHM BA Hospitality Management (in collaboration with Utalii College) 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C50 - CHS MA History 2
C50 - CAC MA Archaeology 2
C50 MA Islamic Civilizations 2
C50 MA Women in History 2
C50 - CHS MA Armed Conflicts and Peace 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
None Ph.D. Archaeology 3
none Ph.D. History 3
none Ph.D. Armed Conflict and Peace Studies 3

Kiswahili

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
BA Kiswahili
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
MA Kiswahili Studies

Korean Centre

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
CKR Bachelor of Arts Degree in Korean Studies 4

Library and Information Science

MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C54 Master of Library and Information Science 2

Linguistics & Languages

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Bachelor of Arts (Communication) 4
Bachelor of Arts (Linguistics) 4
Bachelor of Arts (Linguistics - Arabic Option) 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Master of Arts (Linguistics) 2
Master of Arts (Kiswahili Studies) 2
Master of Arts (Arabic) 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
PhD (Linguistics) 3

Literature

CERTIFICATE
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
CLP Certificate in Theatre and Film Studies 6 Months
CLR Russian Literature, Language and Culture 6 Months
CLJ Japanese Literature, Language and Culture 6 Months
DIPLOMA
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
CLP Diploma in Theatre and Film Studies 1
BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C01 BACHELOR OF ARTS 4
C01 Bachelor of Arts in Literature 4
C01 Bachelor of Arts in Performing Arts 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C56 MASTER OF ARTS 2
C56 Master of Arts in Literature 2
C56 Master of Arts in Theatre and Film Studies 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C97 PH.D.(LITT.) 3

Philosophy and Religious Studies

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy 3
Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies 3
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Master of Arts in Philosophy 2
Master of Arts Religious Studies 2

Political Science and Public Administration

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 4
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Public Administration 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
MASTER OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 2
MASTERS OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 2
C/56 MASTER OF ARTS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 2
MASTERS OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 2
MASTER OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 2
C56_P MASTERS OF ARTS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C812 DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 3

Psychology

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
M36 BACHELOR OF PSYCHOLOGY (COUNSELLING) 4
CPY BACHELOR OF ARTS IN PSYCHOLOGY 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Masters in Psychology 2
Masters in Counselling Psychology 2
TPM Master of Education in Measurement and Evaluation. 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology) 3
Doctor of Philosophy (Counselling Psychology) 3

Sociology and Social Work

DIPLOMA
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
CSO Diploma In Criminology and Social Order 1
CSO Diploma in Social Work and Social Development 1
BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
CSW BACHELOR OF ARTS IN SOCIAL WORK 4
CSO BACHELOR OF ARTS IN SOCIOLOGY 4
CSJ Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C50 MASTER OF ARTS IN SOCIOLOGY 2
C50 MASTER OF ARTS IN SOCIOLOGY (CRIMINOLOGY AND SOCIAL ORDER) 2
C50 MASTER OF ARTS IN SOCIOLOGY (COUNSELLING) 2
C50 MASTER OF ARTS IN SOCIOLOGY (ENTREPRENUERSHIP DEVELOPMENT) 2
C50 MASTER OF ARTS IN SOCIOLOGY (LABOUR RELATIONS MANAGEMENT) 2
C50 MASTER OF ARTS IN SOCIOLOGY (MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY) 2
C50 MASTER OF ARTS IN SOCIOLOGY (RURAL SOCIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT) 2
C50 MASTER OF ARTS IN SOCIOLOGY (ADVANCED DISASTER MANAGEMENT) 2
PGDIP
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN SOCIOLOGY (ADVANCED DISASTER MANAGEMENT) 1
C40 POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN SOCIOLOGY (CRIMINOLOGY AND SOCIAL ORDER) 6 Months
POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN SOCIOLOGY (COUNSELLING) 1
C40 POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN SOCIOLOGY (ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT) 6 Months
C40 POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN SOCIOLOGY (LABOUR RELATIONS MANAGEMENT) 6 Months
POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN SOCIOLOGY (MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY) 1
POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN SOCIOLOGY (RURAL SOCIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT) 1
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN SOCIOLOGY 3

Business

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
D33 BACHELOR OF COMMERCE 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
d61 MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 2
D63 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN FINANCE 2
D64 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT 2
D66 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATIONS MANAGEMENT 2
D65 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN MARKETING 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
D80 PhD.(BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION) 3

Business Administration

MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
DHR MASTER OF SCIENCE IN HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT 2
DES MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ENTREPRENUERSHIP AND INNOVATIONS MANAGEMENT 2
D67 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN MARKETING 2
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATIONSMANAGEMENT
D66 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATIONSMANAGEMENT
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
D80 PH.D.(BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION) 3

Finance & Accounting

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
BACHELOR OF COMMERCE - FINANCE OPTION 4
BCOM BACHELOR OF COMMERCE- ACCOUNTING OPTION 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
MBA MBA- FINANCE 2
mba MBA - ACCOUNTING 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
phD Phd Accounting 4
PhD Ph.d Finance 4

Management Science

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
D33 Bachelor of Commerce 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
D61 Master of Business Administration 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
D80 Ph.D 4

Centre for Advanced Studies in Environmental Law and Policy (CASELAP)

MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Z50 MASTERS OF ARTS IN ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY 2
Z51 MASTER OF ARTS IN ENVIRONMENTAL LAW 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY
Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Law 3

Centre for Translation and Interpretation

MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
MAT Master of Arts in Translation 2
MAI Master of Arts in Interpretation 2

Diplomacy and International Studies

DIPLOMA
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
R140 DIPLOMA IN INTERNATIONAL STUDIES/STRATEGIC STUDIES
R140 DIPLOMA IN INTERNATIONAL STUDIES 1
BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
R67 BACHELOR OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL STUDIES 4
R67 BACHELOR OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL STUDIES 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
R50 M.A. INTERNATIONAL STUDIES 2
R51 MASTER OF ARTS IN DIPLOMACY 2
R608 MASTER OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL CONFLICT MANAGEMENT 2
R50 MASTER OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL STUDIES 2
R51 MASTER OF ARTS IN DIPLOMACY 2
R52 MASTER OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL CONFLICT MANAGEMENT 2
PGDIP
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 1
R40 POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 1
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
R80 PhD IN INTERNATIONAL STUDIES
R80 PHD IN INTERNATIONAL STUDIES 3
R80 DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN INTERNATIONAL STUDIES 3

Economics

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
X74 BACHELOR OF ECONOMICS 4
X75 BACHELOR OF ECONOMICS & STATISTICS 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
X50 MASTERS OF ARTS IN ECONOMICS 2
X51 MASTERS OF ARTS IN ECONOMIC POLICY MANAGEMENT 2
X52 Masters of Arts in Economics of Multilateral Trading Systems 2
X53 Master of Science in Health Economics and Policy (MSC. HEP) 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
X80 Doctor of Philosophy in Economics 4
X80A PHD in Economics by Research 4

Institute For Development Studies

MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
T50 M. A. in Development Studies 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
T80 PhD in Development Studies 3

Journalism

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
K59 BACHELOR OF ARTS (JOURNALISM & MEDIA STUDIES) 4
k62 BACHELOR OF ARTS (BROADCAST PRODUCTION) 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
K50 MASTER OF ARTS IN COMMUNICATION STUDIES 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
K90 DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION STUDIES 3

Law

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
G34 BACHELOR OF LAW(LL.B) 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
G62 LL.M. 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
G80 Ph.D 3

Population Studies and Research Institute

MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Q50 MASTER OF ARTS IN POPULATION STUDIES 2
Q56 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN POPULATION STUDIES 2
Q51 MASTER OF ARTS IN MONITORING AND EVALUATION OF POPULATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Q80 POPULATION STUDIES (PH.D.) 3

School of Arts Mombasa

CERTIFICATE
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C102, C114, C119 CERTIFICATE 2
DIPLOMA
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C10 ORDINARY DIPLOMA 2
BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C01 Bachelor of Arts 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C50 MASTER OF ARTS 2
C50 MASTER OF ARTS 2
PGDIP
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C40 POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMME 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
C80 DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (Ph.D) 3
C80 DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (Ph.D) 3

School of Business Mombasa

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
D33 BACHELOR OF COMMERCE 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
d61 MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 2
D63 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN FINANCE 2
D64 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT 2
D66 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATIONS MANAGEMENT 2
D65 MASTER OF SCIENCE IN MARKETING 2
PH.D
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
D80 PhD.(BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION) 3

School of CODL Mombasa

BACHELOR
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
D33M3 Bachelor of Commerce by distance 4
CO1M3 Bachelor of Arts(Distance)
Bachelor of Education (Arts, B.Ed Distance) 4
L37 B.Ed Science by distance learning 4
L35 Bachelor of Education (Arts, B. Ed) 4
MASTERS
Degree Code Degree Name Duration (Years)
Masters of Arts in Project Planning and Management (Distance)
LDS Masters of Distance Education
LPE MASTER OF ARTS IN PEACE EDUCATION (DES)
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN PHARM.&TOXICOLOGY

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