This programme offers knowledge and skills in a range of computer skills to ensure learners can provide solutions to a dynamic world. The course deals with the processes, methodologies, techniques, and tools of developing high-quality software systems in a cost-effective manner. The course is tailored to meet the high demand for software engineers among the fastest growing ICT profession in Kenya and beyond.
Software application developer
Information security analyst
Computer systems manager
Provide a knowledge base that applies both computer science and engineering principles and practices to the creation, operation, and maintenance of software systems.
The programme sets to provide student with hands-on knowledge in software engineering concepts, analysis, designing, project management, testing, and development with an additional practical programming environment.
Duration of Programme
Five (5) trimesters
Minimum Entry Requirements
An aggregate mean grade of C- and above in K.C.S.E
D- in Mathematics
D- in either English or Kiswahili OR Relevant qualification approved by the University Senate
The graduates will learn technical, methodological and organizational skills; they will subsequently build a foundation to go on and lead major projects in software engineering in many industrial and commercial sectors.
The graduates will have up to date knowledge and skills in the fundamental concepts of software engineering and computing
Graduates will gain skills needed to design software that is user-friendly, affordable, and easy to maintain.