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Eng. Prof. Richard Onchiri PhD

DEAN SoET

Architecture and Built Environment

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Building and Civil Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Master of Science in Civil Engineering

Relevant CUE recognized academic bachelor’s degree in Engineering with (i) Upper second-class honours or a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 on a scale of 4.00;
OR (ii) Lower second-class honours or a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.50 on a scale of 4.00 with additional relevant training, evidence of research capability and relevant working experience OR (iii) Any other qualification from an accredited institution recognized by TUM Senate and Commission for University Education as equivalent to (ii) or (iii) above. 

4 Semesters

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Master of Technology in Mechatronic Engineering

Second Class Honours (Upper Division) degree in Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Technology in Mechatronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Medical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or any other university degree recognized by the TUM Senate and Commission for University Education OR Second-Class Honours (Lower Division) degree and at least two (2) years of relevant research and or work experience post-graduation.

4 Semesters
2 Master of Technology in Sustainable Energy Engineering

Second Class Honours (Upper Division) degree in Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Technology in Mechatronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Medical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Renewable Energy and Environmental Physics Chemical Engineering, or any other university degree recognized by the TUM Senate and Commission for University Education OR Second Class Honours (Lower Division) degree and at least two (2) years of relevant research and or work experience post-graduation.

4 Semesters
3 PhD in Sustainable Energy Engineering

A relevant Master’s degree from any other institution recognized by the University Senate and Commission for University Education.  The applicant should be able to produce evidence to the satisfaction of TUM Senate  on their capacity to carry out original research

6 Semesters

Mechanical and Automotive Engineering

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Medical Engineering

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Architecture and Built Environment

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Bachelor of Architectural Studies/ Bachelor Architecture

KCSE Mean Grade C+ (Plus) with C+ (Plus) in Mathematics, English/Kiswahili, Physics, Chemistry or Physical Sciences, OR Group: IV subjects (Geography , Biology, Art and Design, Drawing and Design, Technical Drawing and Computer Studies) OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in Mathematics, Physics, subsidiary pass and at least a total score of nine (9) points OR a holder of the KNEC Diploma in Architecture or its equivalent.
in Architecture OR Higher Diploma in Architecture.  A candidate who wishes to be admitted into the Bachelor of Architecture (Tier Two) must have successfully completed Bachelor of Architectural Studies (Tier One)

12 OR 8 semesters
2 Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering

KCSE C+ (plus) with at least C+ in English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass OR
KNEC-TEP/TUM Diploma OR Higher Diploma in one of the following relevant areas: Building and Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Electrical Power, Electronics, Instrumentation, Telecommunication, Computer Engineering), Mechanical
Engineering (Production, Plant and Automotive Engineering).

8 OR 6 semesters

Building and Civil Engineering

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Electrical and Electronic Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C+ (Plus) with C+
(Plus) in Mathematics, English/Kiswahili, Physics, Chemistry, Physical Sciences OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass OR
KNEC/TEP/TUM Diploma in Electrical Electronics Engineering (Electrical Power, Electronics, Instrumentation Telecommunication and Computer Engineering)with a Pass/Credit Pass OR Higher Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Electrical Power, Electronics, Instrumentation
Telecommunication and Computer Engineering)

10 semesters OR 8 semesters OR 6 semesters
2 Bachelor of Technology in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

KCSE C+ (plus) with at least C+ in English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass OR
KNEC-TEP/TUM Diploma OR Higher Diploma in one of the following relevant areas: Building and Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Electrical Power, Electronics, Instrumentation, Telecommunication, Computer Engineering), Mechanical
Engineering (Production, Plant and Automotive Engineering).

8 semesters OR 6 semesters OR 4 semesters

Mechanical and Automotive Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C+ (Plus) with C+
(Plus) in Mathematics, English/Kiswahili, Physics, Chemistry or Physical Sciences OR
Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass OR KNEC/TEP/TUM Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Automotive Plant & Production, Engineering) with a pass/credit pass OR Higher Diploma in Mechanical in Production, Plant, Chemical and
Automotive Engineering.

10 semesters OR 8 semesters OR 6 semesters
2 Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering

KCSE C+ (plus) with at least C+ in English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass OR
KNEC-TEP/TUM Diploma OR Higher Diploma in one of the following relevant areas: Building and Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Electrical Power, Electronics, Instrumentation, Telecommunication, Computer Engineering), Mechanical
Engineering (Production, Plant and Automotive Engineering).

8 semesters OR 6 semesters OR 4 semesters
3 Bachelor of Technology in Marine Engineering

KCSE C+ (plus) with at least C+ in English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass OR
KNEC-TEP/TUM Diploma in Marine/Mechanical Engineering.

8 semesters OR 6 semesters

Medical Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Bachelor of Science in Medical Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C+ (Plus) with C+
(Plus) in Mathematics, English/Kiswahili, Physics, or Physical Sciences OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass
OR KNEC Diploma in Medical Engineering OR Diploma in Technology Medical Engineering with at least Credit Pass OR Higher Diploma in Medical Engineering.

10 semesters OR 8 semesters OR 6 semesters
2 Bachelor of Technology in Medical Engineering

KCSE C+ (plus) with at least C+ in Mathematics, English
/Kiswahili and Physics or Physical Science
OR Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE) of at least two principal passes in mathematics and physics and a subsidiary pass OR
KNEC Diploma in Medical Engineering, OR Diploma in Technology in Medical Engineering.

8 semesters OR 6 semesters

Architecture and Built Environment

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Diploma in Architecture

KCSE Mean Grade C- (Minus) OR Certificate in Building and Civil Engineering/ Architecture

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
2 Diploma in Quantity Surveying

KCSE Mean Grade C- (Minus) OR Certificate in Building and Civil Engineering/ Architecture

6 semesters OR 4 semesters

Building and Civil Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Diploma in Building and Civil Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C- (Minus) OR Certificate in Building and Civil Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
2 Diploma in Water Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C- (Minus) OR Certificate in Building and Civil Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
3 Diploma in Highway Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C- (Minus) OR Certificate in Building and Civil Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Diploma in Technology in Electrical & Electronic Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C-(Minus) OR Certificate in Electrical & Electronic Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
2 Diploma in Technology in Instrumentation and Control Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C-(Minus) OR Certificate in Electrical & Electronic Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
3 Diploma in Technology in Telecommunication & Information Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C-(Minus) OR Certificate in Electrical & Electronic Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
4 Diploma in Technology in Power Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C-(Minus) OR Certificate in Electrical & Electronic Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters

Mechanical and Automotive Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Diploma in Technology in Mechanical Engineering (Plant)

KCSE Mean Grade C-(Minus) OR Certificate in Mechanical Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
2 Diploma in Automotive Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C-(Minus) OR Certificate in Mechanical Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
3 Diploma in Technology in Mechanical Engineering (Production)

KCSE Mean Grade C-(Minus) OR Certificate in Mechanical Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
4 Diploma in Marine Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C-(Minus) OR Certificate in Mechanical Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
5 Diploma in Chemical Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C-(Minus) OR Certificate in Mechanical Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
6 Diploma in Nautical Science

KCSE Mean Grade C-(Minus) OR Certificate in Mechanical Engineering.

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
7 Diploma in Technology in Medical Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade C- (Minus) OR Certificate in Medical Engineering (from TUM or KMTC)

6 semesters OR 4 semesters
8 Diploma in Technology in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

KCSE Mean Grade C- (Minus) OR Certificate in Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning or Certificate in Mechanical Engineering

6 semesters OR 4 semesters

Medical Engineering

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Architecture and Built Environment

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Building and Civil Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Certificate in Building and Civil Engineering

Certificate in Building and Civil Engineering

3 Semesters

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Certificate in Technology (Electrical and Electronic Engineering)

KCSE Mean Grade D+ (Plus).

3 Semesters

Mechanical and Automotive Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Certificate in Mechanical Engineering

KCSE Mean Grade D+ (Plus).

3 Semesters

Medical Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Certificate in Medical Engineering Services

KCSE Mean Grade D+ (Plus).

3 Semesters

Architecture and Built Environment

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Building and Civil Engineering

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Electrical and Electronic Engineering

S/N Programme Minimum Requirements Duration
1 Heavy Machinery

KCSE Mean Grade D+ (Plus).

6 months
2 Instrumentation and Control

KCSE Mean Grade D+ (Plus).

6 months

Mechanical and Automotive Engineering

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1 Welding

6 months

6 months
2 Mechanical Technology and Maintenance

KCSE Mean Grade D+ (Plus).

6 months

Medical Engineering

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