Bachelor of Arts (Art and Design) Program Offered at Kenyatta University


Kenyatta University (KU)

Kiambu County

Bachelors Degree 4 years Fulltime Fee: on application Intake: Ongoing

Bachelors Degree (Accredited by: Kenyatta University)

About Bachelor of Arts (Art and Design) Bachelors Degree program.

Students that are interested in a professional visual arts career may find that a Bachelor of Arts program in Art and Design aligns with their goals. Programs are intended to cultivate a student's creative abilities and are built on a foundation of liberal arts courses.

Career opportunities for those with a bachelor's degree in art and design are varied. A student's chosen specialization will determine many of the career options available. Some general careers in art and design include:

  • Art director
  • Illustrator
  • Multimedia artist
  • Painter or sculptor
  • Product designer

Bachelor of Arts (Art and Design) Course Subjects

The common University regulations and entry requirements for Undergraduate courses shall apply.
In addition consideration will be given to those with:

  • KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) or its equivalent but without art. These should present a portfolio of artworks to the Department of Art and Design for assessment.  OR
  • KCSE mean grade of C (plain) or its equivalent and with a Diploma in Art and Design from a recognized institution. OR
  • KCSE mean grade of C (plain) or its equivalent with a P1 certificate and proven experience in Art and Design. OR
  • Mean grade of C-(minus) at KCSE and progressed from Certificate to Diploma at Kenyatta University or any other recognized / accredited Institutions.

About Kenyatta University

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