Universities Offering the Best Degree Courses in Kenya



Not every university in Kenya offers the best courses, some have a list of 200 courses but only a couple of degree courses can land you a well-paying career. When you are choosing a university, you have to choose quality and class. This one I mean, the best course in the best university, fortunately, these are universities in the country with the best courses.


University of Nairobi is the best training institution. The best ranked courses at UoN are as follows

  • Bachelor Of Veterinary Medicine
  • Bachelor Of Science In Actuarial Science
  • Bachelor Of Science In Mathematics
  • Bachelor Of Science In Statistics
  • sc. (civil Engineering)
  • sc. (environmental And Biosystems Engineering)
  • sc. ( Electrical And Electronic Engineering)
  • sc.(surveying)
  • sc. ( Electrical Engineering)
  • sc. (geospatial Engineering)
  • sc. (mechanical Engineering)
  • Bachelor Of Real Estate
  • Bachelor Of Construction Management
  • Bachelor Of Quantity Surveying
  • a (urban & Regional Planning)
  • Bachelor Of Commerce In Accounting
  • Bachelor Of Commerce In Finance
  • Bachelor Of Commerce In Marketing
  • Bachelor Of Commerce In Human Resource Management
  • Bachelor Of Commerce In Insurance And Management
  • Bachelor Of Commerce In Procurement And Purchasing And Supplies
  • Bachelor Of Education In Early Childhood Education
  • Bachelors In Project Planning And Management
  • Bachelor Of Science In Medical Laboratory Science And Technology
  • Bachelor Of Science (intercalated) (honors) In Medical Physiology
  • sc. Human Anatomy(intercalated)
  • Bachelor Of Medicine And Bachelor Of Surgery
  • sc. Medical Physiology
  • sc. ( Nursing)
  • Bachelor Of Dental Surgery (bds) – 5 Year Course
  • Bachelor Of Pharmacy
  • Bachelor Of Economics & Statistics
  • Bachelor Of Commerce – Finance Option
  • Bachelor Of Commerce- Accounting Option


Strathmore University is the second most preferred university to enroll for your undergraduate studies. Top ranked courses at the institution are as follows

  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Studies
  • Bachelor of Science in Hospitality and Management
  • Bachelor of Science Telecommunication
  • BBS Financial Economics
  • BBS Actuarial Science
  • Bachelor of Business Science: Finance
  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Business Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Informatics and Computer Sciences
  • Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA)
  • ACCA
  • CPA


Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology (JKUAT) is another university with most of the courses regarded as marketable. The best courses to pursue at the university include:

  • Bachelor of Business Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Construction Management
  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
  • Bachelor of Purchasing & Supplies Management
  • Bachelor Of Radiography
  • Bachelor of Architectural Technology formerly (Bachelor of Architecture)
  • Actuarial Science
  • Agribusiness Management and Enterprise Development
  • Agricultural Economics and Rural Development
  • Biomechanical and Process Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Technology
  • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic & Computer Engineering
  • Environmental Horticulture And Landscaping Technology
  • Financial Engineering
  • Geomatics Engineering
  • Human Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Information Technology
  • Land Resource Planning and Management
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering
  • Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Soil, Water & Environmental Engineering
  • Telecommunication & Information Engineering

Best Courses offered at Daystar University

Another university where you should enroll for your undergraduate training is Daystar University, especially if you want to be a journalist. The best undergraduate courses offered at Daystar University are as follows:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication (Public Relations, Electronic Media, Print Media or Advertising).
  • Bachelor of Arts in English
  • Bachelor of Arts in French
  • Bachelor of Arts in Kiswahili
  • Bachelor of Arts in Literature
  • Bachelor of Arts in Peace and Conflict Transformation
  • Bachelor of Arts in Technical and Professional Communication
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting, Business Administration ,Marketing, Purchasing and Business Logistics, Law Option, or Management Information Systems)
  • Bachelor of Education in Business and French
  • Bachelor of Education in Business and Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Education in Computer Science and Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Development : Regular and school based programme
  • Bachelor of Education in English (Language & Literature)
  • Bachelor of Education in French
  • Bachelor of Education in Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Science in Economics
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing


Egerton University is also one of the best universities in Kenya. The best courses offered at the institution are as follows:

  • A. in Communication & Media
  • A. in Peace Education
  • Ed. (Early Childhood Development & Education)
  • Sc. in Software Engineering
  • Sc. (Clothing, Textiles and Interior Design)
  • Sc. in Actuarial Science
  • Sc. in Applied Aquatic Sciences
  • Sc. in Applied Computer Science
  • Sc. in Computer Science
  • Sc. in Criminology and Security Studies
  • Sc. in Dairy Technology and Management
  • Sc. in Dryland Resources Management
  • Sc. in Economics and Statistics
  • Sc. in Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Sc. in Manufacturing Engineering and Technology
  • Sc. in Nursing
  • Sc. in Statistics
  • Bachelor of Business Information and Management
  • Bachelor of Business Management
  • Bachelor of Catering and Hotel Management
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Cooperative Management
  • Bachelor of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
  • Bachelor of Military Science
  • Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Clinical Medicine
  • Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery


B.R.E Real Estate
B.Env Planning and Management
Bachelor of pharmacy
B.Ed Special Needs Education
BSc. Statistics and Programming
Bachelor of Surgery
B.S.P Spatial Planning
BSc. Telecommunication and Information Technology
Bachelor of Law

B.Sc. Forensic Science

B.Sc. Nursing and Public Health

Bachelor of Economics and Finance/Bachelor of Economics and Statistics

B.C.M Construction Management

BSc Computer Engineering/Computer Science

Bachelor of Commerce

B.Arch Architecture/B.A.S Architectural Studies

B.Com Actuarial Science/BSc. Actuarial Science

Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education

These are the universities you are likely to receive the best training in Kenya.Moi University was at one time the best but the quality has been compromised over time, it’s now lumped alongside Mount Kenya University and Kenya Methodist University.