Daystar University has become famous not just in Kenya but around the world at large. Daystar University has produced well-renowned journalists, artists, and other professionals who rank well on the global job markets. Courses offered at Daystar University are tailor-made to suit the current job market and the community.
However some courses like BSc. Physics and BA, offered by the university are not considered relevant to the economy of Kenya.
Daystar University has two campuses; the Nairobi campus and the Athi River campus. Athi River campus is the university’s main campus, situated in a serene and relaxing environment.
Daystar University offers various certificates, diploma, graduate and postgraduate programmes in its seven schools.
Daystar University bases its core values on Christianity principles.
Here is a list of courses offered at Daystar University Faculties, and the course minimum requirements for qualification.
Courses Offered at Daystar University School Of Communication
Undergraduate courses requirements include a minimum of C+ (plus) in KCSE or equivalent and at least a C+ (plus) in English.
Diploma in Music
Diploma in Communication
Bachelor of Arts in Music
Bachelor of Arts in English
Bachelor of Arts in French
Bachelor of Arts in English
Bachelor of Arts in Communication
Bachelor of Arts in Technical & Professional Communication
Master of Arts in Communication
Courses Offered at Daystar University School Of Nursing
Direct entry applicants to the School of Nursing require a minimum of C+ (plus) in KCSE or equivalent, with a C+ (plus) in the four cluster subjects; English, Mathematics/Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
Those upgrading from diploma to BSc in Nursing require a minimum of C (plain) in KCSE and a diploma in any of the following:
Kenya Registered Nursing (KRN)
Kenya Registered Nursing and Midwifery
Kenya Registered Nursing and Psychiatry
Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing
A current Nursing Practice license from the Nursing Council of Kenya and 2 years diploma working experience in a Hospital.
Courses Offered at Daystar University School Of Business and Economics
To pursue these programmes at Daystar University you require a minimum of C + (plus) in KCSE or equivalent and a C (plain) in Mathematics.
Diploma in Human Resource Management
Diploma in Business Administration & Management
Diploma in Entrepreneurship
Diploma in Marketing
Diploma in Purchasing and Business Logistics
Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting
Bachelor of Commerce in Business Administration & Management
Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing
Bachelor of Commerce in Management Information Systems (MIS)
Bachelor of Commerce in Purchasing and Business Logistics
Bachelor of Commerce in Law
Bachelor of Science In Economics
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Science in Economics (MSc Economics)
Courses Offered at Daystar University School Of Arts and Humanities
Requirements for undergraduate courses include a minimum of C+ in KCSE with a B- (minus) in either history or CRE, or 5 credits in IGCSE or 2 principal passes in ‘A’ level or Division 2 in GCE or 50% from other countries using percentages.
Diploma in International Relations
Diploma in Peace and Conflict Transformation
Diploma in Theology
Bachelor of Arts in Biblical & Religious Studies
Bachelor of Arts in Peace and Conflict Transformation
Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Security Studies (IRSS)
Bachelor of Education Degree (Arts)
Bachelor of Education Degree (Science)
Bachelor of Education Early Childhood Development & Education
Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)
Bachelor of Arts in Peace & Conﬂict Transformation
Bachelor of Theology
Master of Arts in Diplomacy, Development & International Security (DDIS)
For BSc in Applied Computer Science additional requirements include a C+ (plus) in Mathematics and Physics.
For BSc. Environmental Health you also require a C+ (plus) in Biology and Chemistry, and C (plain) in Mathematics or Diploma in Environmental Health, Diploma in Applied Biology or related areas.
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health
Bachelor of Science in Physics
Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Bachelor of Science Degree in Applied Computer Science
Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science
Diploma in Information Communication Technology
Courses Offered at Daystar University School Of Law
Requirements for Law course at Daystar University include a minimum of C+ in KCSE or its equivalent, a B plain in English or Kiswahili, or a diploma in Law with a minimum Credit Pass or a Degree in any other field from a recognized institution.
Applicants will also be required to pass an entrance examination administered by the Daystar University School of Law.