JKUAT

Bachelor of Radiography

Jomo Kenyatta University (JKUAT)

Bachelors Degree 4 years Fulltime Fee: on application

Overview

Radiography is the art and science of using radiation to provide images of the tissues, organs, bones, and vessels that comprise the human body. Radiologists, physicians who have had special training in interpreting diagnostic images, read or diagnose these images. The treatment of a patient depends on the accurate and precise production of radiographic images.

A radiographer is responsible for producing many of the diagnostic images of the patient that radiologists use to diagnose patient conditions. The body part of the patient must be accurately positioned, and only the amount of radiation necessary to produce a quality diagnostic image must be applied.

Bachelor of Radiography in Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) has a clinical component of this course requires students to rotate in a progressive manner in a hospital radiology department. The students will pursue their practical hands-on training at leading hospitals.

Additional training while undertaking a Bachelor of Radiography in Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) will be obtained at collaborating radiology diagnostic facilities. In the clinical setting, students will have an opportunity to apply theory to practice under the supervision of experienced Radiographers and Radiologists.

Objectives

Bachelor of Radiography in Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) will ensure to enhance the  scope  and  satisfy  a professional base recommended by the WHO of at least one Radiographer to 20,000 citizens.
The course in Radiography in Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) will also enhance performance in practice, education and research in Radiography and Medical Imaging. Current statistics show that Kenya has only 20 graduate radiographers in a population of about 38 million.

Entry requirements

MINIMUM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR BACHELORS DEGREE IN RADIOGRAPHY AT JOMO KENYATTA UNIVERSUTY OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY:

DIRECT ENTRY APPLICANTS TO FIRST YEAR:
K.C.S.E. MEAN GRADE C+ (PLUS) OR EQUIVALENT WITH:

ALTERNATIVE A:

  • C+ (PLUS) IN PHYSICS,
  • C+ (PLUS) IN BIOLOGY,
  • C+ (PLUS) IN MATHEMATICS/CHEMISTRY AND
  • C+ (PLUS) IN ENGLISH/KISWAHILI

ALTERNATIVE B:

  • B – (MINUS) IN BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES,
  • B – (MINUS) IN PHYSICAL SCIENCES AND
  • C+ (PLUS) IN ENGLISH/KISWAHILI

OR
K.A.C.E. WITH 2 RELEVANT PRINCIPAL PASSES IN PHYSICS AND BIOLOGY

MATURE ENTRY APPLICANTS TO THE UPGRADING MODULE AT 3RD YEAR:

  • DIPLOMA OR HND IN MEDICAL IMAGING SCIENCE

Course content

Bachelor of Radiography in Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) is offered for a duration of 4years.

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Entry requirements

MINIMUM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR BACHELORS DEGREE IN RADIOGRAPHY AT JOMO KENYATTA UNIVERSUTY OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY:

DIRECT ENTRY APPLICANTS TO FIRST YEAR:
K.C.S.E. MEAN GRADE C+ (PLUS) OR EQUIVALENT WITH:

ALTERNATIVE A:

  • C+ (PLUS) IN PHYSICS,
  • C+ (PLUS) IN BIOLOGY,
  • C+ (PLUS) IN MATHEMATICS/CHEMISTRY AND
  • C+ (PLUS) IN ENGLISH/KISWAHILI

ALTERNATIVE B:

  • B – (MINUS) IN BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES,
  • B – (MINUS) IN PHYSICAL SCIENCES AND
  • C+ (PLUS) IN ENGLISH/KISWAHILI

OR
K.A.C.E. WITH 2 RELEVANT PRINCIPAL PASSES IN PHYSICS AND BIOLOGY

MATURE ENTRY APPLICANTS TO THE UPGRADING MODULE AT 3RD YEAR:

  • DIPLOMA OR HND IN MEDICAL IMAGING SCIENCE

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