The programme is both academic and practical in its orientation. The teaching method methods applied include lecturers, tutorials, assignments, class discussions, case analysis, and research. Students are evaluated on the basis of class attendance and participation, performance in assignments, tests, and in final examinations done at the end of each semester. Links with the business community, industry, and other business schools provide an important component.

Programme Duration, Structure and Mode of Study

The BCom Programme is offered in three modes, that is Module I or Regular which is for Government sponsored students, Module II ( evening) for self-sponsored students.

The Mode of Study is Face to face and Online.

Module I      

Module I will run for eight semesters of 15 weeks each.

b)    Each course unit in the programme has a loading of a minimum of 45 hours.

Module II

a) Module II will run for a minimum of eight semesters of 15 weeks each and a maximum of 24 semesters

    from the date of registration.

b) The minimum semester load shall be 2 course units and maximum shall be 6 course units.

c)  Each course unit in the programme has a loading of a minimum of 45 hours.



Structure of the programme

  1. The programme is organized into two parts, Part I consisting of Year/Level I and Year/Level II; and Part II consisting of Year/Level III and Year/Level IV.
  2. To qualify for the award of Bachelor of Commerce degree, a candidate must successfully complete a minimum of 46 course units.
  3. The course units are divided into common, core, specialization, and elective course units that are organized as follows:

Admission will be on the basis of academic qualifications and more specifically will be governed by any one of the following Senate approved regulations:

The following are eligible for admission into the programme:

a)   Holder of KCSE certificate with a minimum aggregate of  C+ and a minimum of  C in both Mathematics and English/Kiswahili.

b)     Holder of KACE certificate with a minimum of two principal passes and  a minimum of a credit  (6)  pass in Mathematics at KCE.

c)      Holder of a degree from a recognized university.

d)     Holder of a diploma from a recognized institution.

e)Holder of  CPA/CPS  Part II or equivalent professional qualification.

f)        Holder of pre-university qualification with minimum average score of C or equivalent from a recognized university.

g)     Holder of qualifications deemed to be equivalent to any of the above.

  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Consultant
  • Company Secretary
  • Business Analyst
  • Finance Officer
  • Sales Analyst
  • Junior Analyst
  • Tax Accountant
  • Stock Broker
  • Economist
  • Business Development Trainee
TUITION                   18,000.00  
MEDICAL FEE (PER YEAR)                      6,500.00  
ICT SERVICES - (PER YEAR)                      7,000.00  
CAUTION - (ONCE)                      5,000.00  
ACTIVITY-( PER YEAR)                      2,000.00  
REGISTRATION (PER SEMESTER@2250)                      2,250.00  
STUDENT ORGANISATION(PER YEAR)                      1,000.00  
EXAMINATION (PER UNIT @1000)                      1,000.00  
ID CARD ( PER YEAR)                      1,000.00  
LIBRARY (PER YEAR)                      4,000.00  
     Semester totals 
Sem1  2 units                          66,750.00
   3 units                          85,750.00
   4 units                       104,750.00
   5 units                       123,750.00
   6 units                       142,750.00
     Semester totals 
Sem2,3,5,6,8,9,11,12,14,15,17,18  2 units                          40,250.00
   3 units                          59,250.00
   4 units                          78,250.00
   5 units                          97,250.00
   6 units                       116,250.00
     Semester totals 
Sem4,7,10,13,16,19  2 units                          61,750.00
   3 units                          80,750.00
   4 units                          99,750.00
   5 units                       118,750.00
   6 units                       137,750.00
SEMESTER 1  6 UNITS                       142,750.00
SEMESTER 2  6 UNITS                       116,250.00
SEMESTER 3  6 UNITS                       116,250.00
SEMESTER 4  6 UNITS                       137,750.00
SEMESTER 5  6 UNITS                       116,250.00
SEMESTER 6  6 UNITS                       116,250.00
SEMESTER 7  6 UNITS                       137,750.00
SEMESTER 8  3 UNITS&MRP                          78,250.00
Grand totals            961,500.00



Bank Account to Deposit:

ABSA Bank of Kenya

Branch-ABSA Towers

A/C Name: UON Module II  Fee Collection Account

A/C. No.:    2032771362