Bachelor of Water Irrigation and Environmental Engineering at Kirinyaga University (KYU)

Course NameBachelor of Water Irrigation and Environmental Engineering
Institution Kirinyaga University
TypePublic University
LocationKerugoya Town
QualificationBachelor's Degree
Mode of Study Full time

Course Entry/Admission Requirements for Bachelor of Water Irrigation and Environmental Engineering at Kirinyaga University

  • KCSE Mean Grade C+, (plus) with C+ (Plus) in Mathematics, C+ (plus) in Physics/Chemistry/Biology/Geography OR any other from group III, IV, V


  • A relevant Diploma of three-years from an Institution recognized by CUE (Commission for University Education) and University Senate

Duration of Study

8 semesters

Additional Info

Group III Subjects - Humanities

The group consists of five humanities subjects. A student must sit for at least one subject during the exams. Subjects include 

  • History and Government
  • Geography
  • Christian Religious Education (CRE) 
  • Islamic Religious Education (IRE) and 
  • Hindu Religious Education (HRE). 

Group IV Subjects

There are eleven subjects in this group. Subjects include: 

  • Home Science
  • Art and Design 
  • Agriculture
  • Woodwork
  • Metalwork
  • Building Construction
  • Power Mechanics
  • Electricity
  • Drawing and Design
  • Aviation Technology
  • and Computer Studies

Group V Subjects - Language and Business Studies

This groups consists of subjects from languages and business studies. .Subjects include 

  • French
  • German
  • Arabic
  • Kenya Sign Language 
  • Music and 
  • Business Studies

How to Apply for Admission

  • Admission of candidates to Kirinyaga University for the degrees, diplomas, certificates or other awards shall be open to all persons without discrimination on race, ethnicity, place of origin, political opinion, color, creed, physical ability or gender.
  • The Application Forms are available from the Kirinyaga University website and are returned upon Payment of a non-refundable fee of Kshs 1,500 for Degree courses and Kshs 1,000 for Diploma and Certificate Courses. Application fee can be deposited in the University account:

Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) ACCOUNT NO: 1104016028
Cooperative Bank ACCOUNT NO: 01129489200000
Equity Bank ACCOUNT NO: 0100299420333

MPESA PAYBILL NO: 700065 Account No: (Student's Name).

Filled application should be returned to the Registrar Academic Affairs Offices.

P.O BOX 143 – 10300

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