Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry at University of Embu

Course NameBachelor of Science in Biochemistry
Other Course NameBSc in Biochemistry
Institution University of Embu
TypePublic University
LocationEmbu County
QualificationBachelor's Degree
Mode of Study Full time

Course Entry/Admission Requirements for BSc in Biochemistry at University of Embu

1. Mean Grade C+ at Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) and a minimum grade of C (Plain) in Biology and Chemistry;


2. Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) or equivalent with at least two principal passes in any two subjects plus a credit pass in Biology and Chemistry at Kenya Certificate of Education (KCE)


3. Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade C (plain) plus a Diploma in Biological Sciences with a credit or its equivalent from an institution recognized by the senate plus a C(Plain) in Mathematics and English

Interested candidates should additionally visit the university website or contact the admissions office for further information on both the university and departmental entry requirements for this course.

Duration of Study

4 years

Additional Info

Career Opportunities

  • Analytical chemist
  • Biomedical scientist
  • Healthcare scientist
  • Clinical biochemist
  • Researcher
  • Forensic scientist
  • Scientific laboratory technician
  • Toxicologist

How to Apply for Admission

Application Forms

Application Fees

Application forms should be submitted upon a payment of a non-refundable application fee of:

  • KSh. 4,000 for PhD
  • KSh. 2,000 for Masters and Bachelors,
  • KSh. 1,000 for Diploma and
  • KSh. 500 for Certificate for East Africans and
  • USD 100, USD 50, USD 25 and USD 15 respectively for non-East Africans.

The application fees should be paid to the following accounts:

Kenya Commercial Bank, Embu Branch               1140846019
Equity Bank, Embu Branch                                0190260737294
National Bank, Embu Branch                             01001081259300
MPESA PAY BILL                                              418888

Duly filled-in forms should be submitted with the original copy of the application fee payment deposit slip.

Applications and enquiries should be directed to the following:

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academics, Research and Extension)
P.O. Box 6-60100, EMBU
Tel. 020-2444136, 0727933950, 0788199505
E-mail: school email,,

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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.