Kaimosi Friends University (KAFU): Courses | Admission | Location

Kaimosi Friends University (KAFU): Courses | Admission | Location

This is a list of all courses offered at Kaimosi Friends University. Kaimosi Friends University is located just 500 meters off the Chavakali-Kapsabet Road, between Shamakhokho and Cheptul townships. It was established as a constituent college of Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology (MMUST) in May 2015. It obtained its University Charter on August 2, 2022.

Courses Offered at Kaimosi Friends University

The university offers a diverse range of academic programs, including certificate, diploma, undergraduate, and postgraduate degrees. These programs are designed to meet the demands of the job market, with over 43 market-driven courses available.

The academic programs are offered through the following schools: the School of Science, School of Business and Economics, School of Computing and Information Technology, School of Education and Social Sciences, and the School of Health Sciences.

The university also has a robust Open Distance and e-Learning module, which facilitates distance learning. This mode of education enables students to pursue their studies remotely and access educational resources online. Below is a comprehensive list of courses offered at the institution.

 Kaimosi Friends University Ph.D. Courses

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Religion
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Literature
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration

Kaimosi Friends University Masters Courses

  • Master of Arts in Comparative Literature
  • Master of Arts in Geography
  • Master of Arts in History
  • Master of Arts in Religion
  • Master of Education in English Language
  • Master of Arts in Kiswahili
  • Master of Education in Educational Psychology
  • Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Economics
  • Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Microbiology
  • Master of Science Physics
  • Master of Science in Applied Mathematics
  • Master of Science in Pure Mathematics

Kaimosi Friends University Degree Courses

  • Bachelor of Education (Arts)
  • Bachelor of Education (French)
  • Bachelor of Education (Science)
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Bachelor of Science in Disaster Management and International Diplomacy
  • Bachelor of CriminologyBachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Science (Economics)
  • Bachelor of Science (Information Technology)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Knowledge Management
  • Bachelor of Science (Applied Statistics with IT
  • Bachelor of Science (Agricultural Economics and Resource Management)
  • Bachelor of Science (Mathematics With IT)
  • Bachelor of Science (Mathematics and Economics with IT)
  • Bachelor of Science (Biology)
  • Bachelor of Science (Chemistry)
  • Bachelor of Science in Physics with Appropriate Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Bachelor of Science Clinical Medicine, Surgery and Community Health (BSC-CMSCH)
  • Bachelor of Science (optometry and Vision sciences)

Kaimosi Friends University Diploma Courses

  • Diploma in Social Work
  • Diploma in Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Information Technology

Kaimosi Friends University Certificate Courses

  • Certificate in Social Work
  • Certificate in Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Certificate in Business Administration
  • Certificate in Information Technology

Kaimosi Friends University Profesional Programmes


  • Certificate Accounting Management Skills
  • Accounting Technicians Diploma
  • Certified Public AccountantsCertified Secretaries
  • Certified Investment Financial Analyst
  • Certified Islamic Finance Executive


  • Certified in Human Resource Management (Competence-based)
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management (Competence-based)
  • Certified Human Resource Professional


  • Certified Procurement and Supply Professional of Kenya (CPSP-K)
  • Associate in Procurement and Supply of Kenya (APS-K)

Kaimosi University Course Requirements

To enrol in a degree course at Kaimosi Friends University, you must meet certain academic requirements. The university requires a minimum KCSE mean grade of C+ and above, with at least a C+ in either English or Kiswahili. Additionally, you should have attained a minimum of C+ in subjects related to your field of study. These subject requirements may vary depending on the specific degree program you are applying for.

For certificate and diploma courses, the university has lower qualification requirements. Diploma courses typically require a minimum KCSE mean grade of C/C-, while certificate courses require a minimum KCSE mean grade of D+.

Kaimosi Friends University conducts admissions on an annual basis, with the main intake occurring in September. In addition to the September intake, the university also carries out intakes in January and May.

How to Apply

To apply to Kaimosi Friends University, please follow these steps:

  1. Have a non-refundable application fee in the form of a banker’s cheque payable to Kaimosi Friends University. The application fee amounts are as follows:
    • Postgraduate: Ksh. 2,000/=
    • Bachelors: Ksh. 1,000/=
    • Diploma & Certificate: Ksh. 500/=
  2. Deposit the application fee into the following bank account:
    • Bank: Co-operative Bank
    • Branch: Mbale
    • Account Number: 01129698477700
  3. Address your application to the Registrar, Academic Affairs of Kaimosi Friends University. Use the following mailing address: Registrar, Academic Affairs Kaimosi Friends University P.O Box 385-50309, KAIMOSI
  4. Include the following contact information:
    • Telephone: 0773040235
    • Email: registrar_aa@kafu.ac.ke
  5. Submit your application along with the required documents, including the proof of payment (banker’s cheque or bank deposit slip), to the above address.

It is crucial to ensure that all the necessary documents and the correct application fee are included with your application. In case of any further inquiries or for additional guidance regarding the application process, you can contact the Registrar, Academic Affairs using the provided telephone number or email address.

Location of Kaimosi Friends University

KAFU is located 500 metres off the Chavakali-Kapsabet Road, between Shamakhokho and Cheptul townships. It is equidistant from Kisumu, Kakamega and Kapsabet towns – about 35 kilometres.

Kaimosi Friends University Contact Information

Phone Number: (+254)-777-373-633

Email: info@kafu.ac.ke

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