Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management - Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) addresses sustainable exploitation of our natural resources in agricultural and industrial development.

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 Bachelors Degree  5years  Fulltime Fee: on application

Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management - overview

Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) addresses sustainable exploitation of our natural resources in agricultural and industrial development.analyze problems that require engineering solutions.It also applies the knowledge of mathematics, sciences and management principles in solving problems in biological systems

Graduaes from Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) can conduct basic and applied scientific research, contribute to teamwork and perform efficiently in a multidisciplinary environment and provide leadership and communicate effectively.

 

Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management - objectives

Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) has the following objectives;

  1. To prepare students for a fulfilling career in the fields of natural resource development
  2. To apply basic sciences to solve problems in production systems and environmental protection
  3. To encourage creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship
  4. To develop a mindset for teamwork and leadership
  5. To develop a culture for continuous learning and development
  6. To produce engineers with capacity to solve problems and communicate effectively.

Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management - entry requirements

Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) has the following requirements;

  1. A candidate wishing to be admitted into the B.Sc. degree programme in Water and Environmental Management must satisfy the minimum University entry requirements and College of Engineering and Technology regulations.
  2. In addition to the above, the candidate must have obtained a minimum grade C+ (plus) in each of the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology or Geography OR C+ (plus) in each of the following subjects: Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Mathematics, and Geography or any of the Group IV subjects at K.C.S.E. or its equivalent.
  3. Alternatively, admission shall be granted to holders of Diploma in Science, Agriculture, Engineering or any other relevant course (with Credit and above) from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology or from other institutions recognized by the University Senate. Such candidates shall enter the programme at the second year of study unless otherwise specified by the Department.

 

Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management - course content

Bachelor of Science in Water and Environment Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) has the following course structure;

  1. The duration of the degree of Bachelor of Science in Water and Environmental Management shall extend for a period of four years.
  2. The academic year shall be divided into two semesters.
  3. A student in Bachelor of Science in Water and Environmental Management shall, during his/her five years of study, have a minimum of sixteen (16) compulsory units in each year of study. One unit is equivalent to 45 contact hours spread over one semester of 14 teaching weeks. Two hours of tutorial or three hours of practical is equivalent to one lecture hour
  4. All students shall be required to undertake practical attachments during the second and third years of study for a period of not less than eight (8) weeks in each year, each of which will be equivalent to one unit.
  5. A candidate shall be required to undertake some university units during their first year of study:
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