Bachelor of Arts in Counseling Psychology at Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA)

Course NameBachelor of Arts in Counseling Psychology
Other Course NameB.A. in Counseling Psychology
Institution Catholic University of Eastern Africa
TypePrivate University
Offered At
QualificationBachelor's Degree
Mode of Study Full time

Course Entry/Admission Requirements for B.A. in Counseling Psychology at Catholic University of Eastern Africa


  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) holders must have a minimum mean grade of C+ (plus).
  • Advanced Certificate of Education GCE or A-levels applicants must have at least 2 principal passes and one subsidiary pass or its equivalent and must have passed in subjects related to the course applied for.
  • Diploma or professional certificate in a relevant discipline from an institution recognized by the University Senate.
  • Advanced Diploma in a relevant field, applicant must have an ordinary Diploma from a recognized institution.
  • Pre-University certificate with a mean of C+ (plus) and above from a recognized institution, and must have scored a C in KCSE or its equivalent.


  • Must have satisfied the minimum University entry requirement in their country and meet departmental requirements for the subjects applied for. - Candidates from non-English speaking countries should demonstrate proficiency in written and spoken English or undertake certificate in English course

Duration of Study

4 years

Additional Info


    How to Apply for Admission

    Langata Main Campus Application Procedure

    Formal application for admission is made on an Application form.

    The forms are available below for downloading. Please click on the links provided below. Download the application form, fill-out the hard copy accordingly. Attach copies of Academic Certificates/Transcripts, and together with a non-refundable, non-creditable application fee of Kshs 2,000.00 mail by post to the Admissions Office - The Catholic University of Eastern Africa. The application fee can be paid by banker's cheque or deposit in the following CUEA bank accounts:

    • Commercial Bank of Africa a/c # 6479000011
    • Co-operative Bank a/c # 01129005722200
    • Equity Bank a/c # 0610292352491
    • Sidian Bank a/c # 01001020010831
    • MPESA: Paybill No.100205 Use the Student Registration Number as the Account Number (You will need to add 40 shs on top of the fee amount).

    Any questions regarding procedures for filling out or turning in forms should be directed to the Admissions Office by e-mail- or by phone;

    •  254-709 69000/111

    Please note that the forms are in PDF format, you therefore need acrobat reader installed in your computer.

    The academic year commences in the first week of September (Full time programmes). Applications should be submitted to the Admissions Office before the 31st August. Admissions Committee sits every month to process applications for the limited opportunities. The decision of the Admissions Committee is final.

    • For regular programs we have January, May and September intakes.
    • For the evening programs, we have January, May and September intakes.
    • For the part-time program (previously known as School Focused), we have April, August and December intakes.
    • For ODeL programs, we have January, May and September intakes.

    Evening lectures commence at 5:30p.m - 8:30p.m (Monday - Friday) at the main campus on Langata road. Applications for admission should be received at least a month before commencement of the programme.

    For academic programs available and entry requirements visit the Faculty links.

    Credit Transfer cases: Applicants must fulfil the common minimum entry requirements to The Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA).

    Candidates from Non-English speaking countries must pass a special entrance examination set by CUEA and must demonstrate proficiency in written and spoken English OR must have acquired a minimum TOEFL score of 530 (paper based Test) or 2.3 (computer based test) or score of at least 7.0 on the international English Language testing system or their equivalent.

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    ** Despite the fact that reasonable effort has been made in order to provide an accurate description of this course, certain details could have been updated by the institution which may impact the accuracy of the information presented here. We advice that you contact the institution directly to confirm admission details.