Bachelor of Economics

Daystar University

Institution Details:

Nairobi, Kenya

Course Category:

Economics & Finance


Next Start Date: 02/09/2019

End Date: 30/09/2024

Application Closing Date: 02/09/2019

Course Description

The course in economics and finance is geared towards enhancement of knowledge and skills in financial economics, financial management, financial markets, financial accounting, financial analysis, international finance, financial investments, financial forecasting, financial planning and decision making for the growth and sustainability of the economy.
Graduates from this programme will be able to work in various fields including financial policy formulation and analysis, financial management of the economy, financial forecasting and investment, trade and financial markets for both public and private enterprises.

Why study this course
To enhance competence in financial proficiency of learners and professionals to foster economic growth

Target Groups
Due to the improved and fast economic growth, the current programmes are not fully addressing these market dynamics, therefore, a course in economics and finance would address these opportunities availed.

Course Objectives
Upon successful completion of the prescribed course of study for Bachelor of Economics graduates will have acquired knowledge, skills and abilities to be able to:
1. Conduct research
2. Formulate and implement financial policies
3. Evaluate projects and programmes
4. Train in economics, finance and other related fields
5. Participate in community service

  • Course Sub-Category Economics
  • Course Level Tertiary
  • Qualification Awarded Bachelors
  • Awarding Body Daystar University
  • CostKSh. 76,920 Tuition Fee Per Semester
  • Length Of Course 4 Years
  • Class Size
  • Course Location/BranchNgong Road

Course Requirements

  • Mean grade of C+ (plus) and above in KCSE or,
  • 5 Credits in IGCSE; Or
  • 2 Principal passes in 'A' level or Division 2 in GCE Or 50% from other countries using percentages;

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Institution Details

Daystar University offers world class education to students of various nationalities drawn from Africa, Asia and North America. Daystar University has two campuses situated in Nairobi and Athi River. Our programmes are internationally accredited, and our carefully developed curriculum equips students with knowledge and skills that enable them match up to expectations in the job market. Our learning approach includes numerous practical undertakings that provide our students with hands-on experience in their relevant fields.

We understand that for academic success to be achieved, accompanying infrastructure has to be present. That’s why at Daystar University, we continue to develop high class learning facilities that enable our students achieve success within the best available environment. These learning facilities that include a well stocked library, several state-of-the-art computer laboratories and communication studios, enable students develop practical skills as they undertake practical lessons and exercises.

Our faculty has a passion to work hand-in-hand with the students in the quest for knowledge; a synergy that has seen students bring out the best out of them. This involves discussions, lectures, online learning and group discussions. Our administration also plays a very crucial role in ensuring that students have a conducive environment for learning by assisting students individually.

Similarly, we have a great passion for molding individual talents through various co-curricular clubs-sponsored activities that include sports, music, drama and art among others. This has helped students realize their abilities outside the classroom as well as shaping them not just academically, but also physically, socially and academically.

To be a distinguished, Christ-centered, African institution of higher learning for the transformation of Church and society.

To develop managers, professionals, researchers and scholars to be effective, Christian servant-leaders through the integration of Christian faith and holistic learning for the transformation of church and society in Africa and the world.