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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science - Riara University

The Computer Science programme at Riara University is guided by a belief and appreciation of the fact that nurturing individuals who are able to apply computer science and other computing technologies with ethical values and national pride, will not only make them contribute to their own individual success but also enrich and transform the lives of others.

 Bachelors Degree  4 Years  Fulltime Fee: on application
Riara
Private University Langata - Constituency, Nairobi - County

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science programme at Riara University is guided by a belief and appreciation of the fact that nurturing individuals who are able to apply computer science and other computing technologies with ethical values and national pride, will not only make them contribute to their own individual success but also enrich and transform the lives of others.

Structure of the Programme
The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science at Riara University takes four academic years.
To qualify for the award of the degree, a candidate must take a minimum of fifty six (56) course units or 168 credit hours which are inclusive of a Computer Science Project, a community based attachment and an industrial attachment.
All these are tailored to ensure that our graduates become self-reliant, self-motivated, creative and innovative.

Why study BCS in Riara University?
The course is structured to meet the dynamic business and industry needs by providing a solution oriented approach to learning. Practical aspects are also emphasized to ensure that out graduates are equipped with the relevant knowledge and skills.

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science - objectives

The Computer Science programme at Riara University is guided by a belief and appreciation of the fact that nurturing individuals who are able to apply computer science and other computing technologies with ethical values and national pride, will not only make them contribute to their own individual success but also enrich and transform the lives of others.

Entry requirements

All students admitted to the degree of Bachelor of Computer Science degree program at Riara University must satisfy the minimum requirements of:

  • A Mean grade of C+ (plus) in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) ) and a minimum of grade C+ in both Mathematics and Physics or Physical Sciences; or its equivalent; or
  • A Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (A-Level) with a minimum of two principal passes and a subsidiary and a minimum of a credit pass in both Mathematics and Physics., or its equivalent; or
  • A Diploma from a recognized institution; or
  • A Pre-University certificate from an institution recognized by the Senate, with a minimum GPA of 2.50; or
  • A degree in a science-based discipline from a recognized university by the University Senate.

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science - course content

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science at Riara University takes four academic years.
To qualify for the award of the degree, a candidate must take a minimum of fifty six (56) course units or 168 credit hours which are inclusive of a Computer Science Project, a community based attachment and an industrial attachment.
All these are tailored to ensure that our graduates become self-reliant, self-motivated, creative and innovative.