Bachelor of Economics and Statistics 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 Economics and Statistics Bachelors Degree program.

Bachelor of Economics and Statistics graduates understand deeply how the economy works, and are well equipped to shape its future. Kenyatta University Bachelor of Economics and Statisitics students study microeconomics (issues such as management of the environment and depleting natural resources), macroeconomics (issues relating to the growth and stability of the whole economic system), econometrics (the maths and statistics of economics) and a range of other topics.

Bachelor of Economics and Statistics Course Subjects

Core Units
UCU 100 Communication Skills
UCU 101 Development Studies
UCU 103 Introduction to Critical and Creative Thinking
UCU 104 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
EAE 100 Introduction to Information Technology
EES 100 Mathematics for Economists I
EET 100 Microeconomic Theory I
EET 101 Macroeconomic Theory I
BAC 100 Fundamentals of Accounting I
BAC 101 Fundamentals of Accounting II (Prerequisite: BAC 100)
BBA 102 Principles of Management
BBA 101 Business Law 1
SMA 160 Probability and Statistics I

Level 200
Core Units

EAE 201 Taxation Economics and Policy
EAE 202 Financial Instruments and Risk Management
EAE 203 Management in the New Global Economy
EAE 204 Economic Development
EES 200 Mathematics for Economists II (Prerequisite: EES 100)
EES 201 Mathematics for Economists III (Prerequisite: EES 200)
EES 202 Statistics for Economists I
EET 200 Microeconomic Theory II (Prerequisite: EET 100)
EET 202 Microeconomic Theory II (Prerequisite: EET 101)
BBA 201 Principles of Marketing
SMA 260 Probability and Statistics II (Pre-requisite: SMA 160)
SMA 261 Probability and Statistics III (Pre-requisite: SMA 260)

Level 300
Core Units

EAE 300 Research Methods
EES 300 Statistics for Economists II (Prerequisite: EES 202)
EET 300 Microeconomic Theory III (Prerequisite: EET 200)
EET 301 Macroeconomic Theory III (Prerequisite: EET 201)
EET 302 Microeconomic Theory IV (Prerequisite: EET 300)
EET 303 Macroeconomic Theory IV (Prerequisite: EET 301)

EAE 302 Public Finance
EAE 301 Health Economics
EAE 307 International Economics 1
EAE 308 International Economics II (Prerequisite EAE 307)
EAE 311 Economic History
EAE 312 Comparative Economic Systems
EES 301 Operations Research I
EES 302 Sample Surveys
SMA 360 Probability and Statistics IV (Pre-requisite SMA 261)
SMA 361 Theory of Estimation (Pre-requisite SMA 261)

Level 400
Core Units
EAE 401 Project Appraisal
EAE 400 Development Planning
EAE 411 Project (Equivalent to one unit)
EES 401 Applied Statistics for Economists
EES 411 Fundamentals of Econometrics I
EES 412 Fundamentals of Econometrics II (Prerequisite EES 411)

EAE 402 Energy and Environmental Economics
EAE 404 Economics of Public Enterprises
EAE 405 Economics of Natural Resources
EAE 408 Economics of Industry
EES 402 Operations Research II (Prerequisite EES 301)
EES 405 Economic Modeling and Computer Simulation
EET 400 History of Economic Thought I
EET 401 History of Economic Thought II (Prerequisite EET 400)

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