Bachelor of Arts in History and Economics at Tharaka University College

Course NameBachelor of Arts in History and Economics
Other Course NameB.A. in History and Economics
Institution Tharaka University College
TypePublic University College
LocationTharaka-Nithi County
QualificationBachelor's Degree
Mode of Study Full time

Course Entry/Admission Requirements for B.A. in History and Economics at Tharaka University College

  • Mean grade C+ at KCSE with History and Government in KCSE and obtained a minimum grade C+, or equivalent in other exams. OR
  • Diploma in Arts passed with at least a “Credit” and must have obtained at least a “Credit “in History.

Duration of Study

8 semesters

How to Apply for Admission

a) Applications should be on official forms available at Tharaka University College, OR downloaded from Website:;

Non-refundable Application Fees

  • KES 2,000 for degree and diploma programmes
  • KES 1,000 for certificate courses to be deposited in the following accounts:

Kenya Commercial Bank, Chuka Branch A/C No. 110 375 5439; or Cooperative Bank, Chuka Branch A/C No. 011 290 5818 9900, Equity
Bank, Chuka Branch A/C No. 0210261453469, Barclays Bank, Chuka Branch A/C No. 2035727666, Family Bank, Chuka Branch A/C No. 054000002641, Stanchart, Meru Branch A/C No. 0102024755200, Barclays Bank, A/C Chuka Branch No. 2035727666. Deposits may be made at any branch.

(b) Applicants must indicate preferred Campus, Mode and Commencement of study to be used if the quorum for the preference does not fill up to recommend alternative offers.
(c) Return forms to P. O. Box 109 – 60400 Chuka. Attention should be: Director, Graduate School for postgraduate programmes, and Registrar (Academic) for Bachelor’s, Diploma and Certificate courses. Certified copies of certificates and original fee payment receipt MUST be attached to the application form and returned latest two weeks prior to the commencement dates given for the programmes.
(d) One Academic Year is equivalent to 2 semesters for full-time or 3 blocks for Holiday-Based mode.
(e) Diploma holders may take a shorter period to complete a Bachelor’s degree after credit transfer.
(f) Preferred Campus should be indicated on the application form.

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