Zetech University is a private institution in Kenya that is recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Science, and Technology and offers a diverse range of programs including diplomas, certificates, degrees, short courses, and professional courses. The main campus of the university is situated in Ruiru, 20km from Nairobi’s city center, along Thika Road superhighway.
The university has other campuses within the Nairobi CBD, such as Westlands, Agriculture House, Standard Chartered House, and Pioneer House.
Intakes at Zetech University typically occur in January, May, and September. Prospective students can apply for courses online through the university’s website: www.zetech.ac.ke.
The university also offers online classes for students who prefer to study from home or office. To register for digital classes, visit the university’s e-learning portal.
Zetech University Courses and Qualifications
Undergraduate courses at Zetech University take 4 years to complete and require a grade of C+ or higher in K.C.S.E, and a minimum grade of C in Math and English. A diploma in a related field from a recognized institution also qualifies you for undergraduate programs.
To study education courses, you must have scored a minimum of C+ in KCSE and C+ in the two subjects you wish to teach. To study Bachelor of Arts in International Relations, the minimum requirements are C+ in English or Kiswahili and either Geography, History, Social Studies, CRE, or Business Studies.
Here are the degree courses offered by Zetech University. Additional requirements are in brackets.
Bachelor of Science in Health Systems Management (Bsc. HSM) (C+ in Maths, English and Biology/Chemistry)
Bachelor of Accounting and Finance – BAF (C- in Mathematics, English and Kiswahili)
Bachelor of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management (C plain in either Biology, Chemistry, English, Kiswahili, Foreign Language or Home Science)
Bachelor of Commerce (BCOM)
Bachelor of Education (Arts)
Bachelor of Arts International Relations and Diplomacy – BIRD (C+ in English or Kiswahili and Either Geography, History, Social Studies, CRE, or Business Studies)
Bachelor of Economics and Statistics – BES (C+ (plus) Mathematics and English)
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BSc IT)
Bachelor of Purchasing and Supply Chain Management – BPSCM (C- in Mathematics and English or Kiswahili)
Bachelor of Business Administration and Management – BBAM
Bachelor of Business Information and Technology (BBIT)
o enroll in diploma programs at Zetech University, you must have a C- in KCSE, a Pass in artisan and certificate level (if applicable), and any other qualification approved by KNEC. Most diploma courses at Zetech University require a D- in English or Kiswahili and a D- in one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Business Studies, Geography, History, CRE, Computer Studies, or Agriculture.
Diploma programs normally take 4 trimesters to complete.
Diploma in Information Communication Technology (KNEC)
Diploma in Sports Management
Diploma in Film and Television Production (5 trimesters and requires C- in English or Kiswahili)
Diploma in Project Management
Diploma in Software Engineering – DSE (D-in Maths, English or Kiswahili)
Diploma in Community Health (C in Biology or Chemistry and D- in English or Kiswahili)
Diploma in Counseling Psychology
Diploma in International Relations and Diplomacy
Diploma in Development Studies
Diploma in Criminology and Security Studies
Diploma in Computer Science (D- in Maths, Engish or Kiswahili)
Diploma in Communication and Media studies (D+ in either Kiswahili or English)
Diploma in Hospitality Management
Diploma in Business Management and Administration (D- in Maths, Engish or Kiswahili)