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Bachelor Of Pharmacy


Degree Code: U29

Duration: 4

Faculty/School/Institute offered: SCHOOL OF PHARMACY


Entry Requirements

Candidates must have satisfied the University's general admission criteria.

In addition to the above, eligibility for consideration for admission into the Module II (parallel program) in the Faculty Pharmacy shall be governed by the following admission requirements, outlined under each catchment category.

8.4.4 System of Education (KCSE)

Applicants must have obtained an average cluster weight of B- in the subjects shown below provided that no subject in this cluster shall have a grade below C+:

Alternative A

Alternative B

  • Chemistry

  • Biological Sciences

  • Biology

  • Physical Sciences

  • English/Kiswahili

  • English/Kiswahili

  • Mathematics/Physics

  • Mathematics

GCE/A-Level

A minimum of two Principal passes in Biology and Chemistry and a subsidiary pass or credit pass at ''O" level in Physics or Mathematics.

  • Biology
  • Principal
  • Chemistry
  • Principal
  • Physics/Mathematics
  • Subsidiary
  • General paper
  • Pass

Diploma in Biological Sciences

A minimum O level Division II KCE with credit passes in the following:-

  • Biology

 

  • Chemistry

 

  • Physics/Mathematics

 

OR

OR

  • Biology

  • Biological Sciences

  • Physics with Chemistry

  • Physical Sciences

  • Mathematics

  • Mathematics

OR

C+ mean grade in KCSE with an average cluster weight of 32 points in relevant subjects as shown in (b) (i) above, in addition to credit pass in the following qualifications from the Kenya Medical Training College or any other recognised Training Institution.

Diploma in:

  • Pharmaceutical Technology

  • Laboratory Technology

  • Clinical Medicine

  • Radiology

  • Basic and/or Advanced Nursing

  • Public Health/Environment Health

  • Dental Sciences

Holders of any degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Nairobi or equivalent qualifications from a recognised University.

Holders of other qualifications deemed to be equivalent to (i-iv) mentioned above.

Applicants from non-English speaking countries must sit and pass English assessment examination set and administered by institutions recognised by University of Nairobi Senate.