Meru University of Science and Technology

Meru University of Science and Technology (MUST)

Bachelor of Cooperative Management

  • Bachelors Degree Program
  • Duration : 2 1/2 years

Course Overview

The Bachelor of Cooperative Management degree program at Meru University is intended to provide students with business management, ethical and technological skills required by co-operative industry.

This degree programme is meant to train manpower with co-operative skills to steer our economy for faster economic growth, to be in line with vision 2030. Students who train in this programme at Meru University may become;

  • Co-operative accountant,
  • Front office savings clerk,
  • Co-operative personnel manager,
  • Co-operative managers,
  • Co-operative credit officer.


Bachelor of Co-operatives Management degree program at Meru University.

Minimum Entry Requirements

Inorder to be enrolled into the Bacheor of Cooperative Management degree program at Meru University a student requires to :

  • Be a holder of K.C.S.E with a minimum aggregate of C+ (plus) and a minimum of C (plain) in both Mathematics and English OR
  • Be a holder of a Diploma in a relevant discipline with Credit pass from MUST or any other institution recognized by MUST Senate.

Course Objectives

The main aims of Bachelor of Co-operative Management degree programme at Meru University are:

  • To develop a theoretical and technical understanding of Accounting, Finance, Banking, Marketing and Human Resources Management concepts and practices and the ability to cope with future developments in these areas;
  • To enhance self confidence and the ability to critically evaluate business and management issues, and develop solutions from the ethical, professional as well as academic perspectives;
  • To instill a critical and integrated understanding of the world of business, with a firm foundation in related areas such as economics, ethics, information technology, organisation behaviour and co-operative law;
  • To prepare the students for progression to higher degree work and research in various disciplines.


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