Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR THE PROGRAMME

Candidates wishing to study for the Bachelor’s degree must satisfy the minimum University requirements for admission. In addition;

The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Mean grade C+ with C+ in Maths, C+ in physics and Chemistry or Physical Science plus at least C+ in English /Kiswahili

DURATION OF STUDY

Five (5) academic years.

The Units Distribution Table for the Programme

Units Distribution Table

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

Specifically the BSc. EEE graduates should be able to:

  1. Apply the fundamental principles of electrical and electronics engineering, and relevant mathematical techniques in solving engineering problems.
  2. Formulate and develop techniques of solving electrical and electronics engineering problems.
  3. Conduct experiments, analyse and interpret data in electrical and electronics engineering.
  4. Explain different applications of the theory learnt in class in addressing real societal problems, needs and requirements.
  5. Design electrical and electronics engineering systems, components or processes to meet the desired needs.

GOAL OF THE PROGRAMME

This programme is intended to offer education and training in electrical and electronic engineering and to equip the candidate with the skills that will normally allow for eventual practice as an electrical engineer. It is intended to equip the learner with knowledge and technical skills in Electrical and Electronics Engineering needed in industry and to become innovators and entrepreneurs in Electrical and Electronics engineering and other related fields.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

  • Students Class Attendance
    1. Students must attend at least sixty seven (67) per cent of the classes for all the courses registered.
    2. Where a student registers for extra elective courses, s/he must attend at least sixty seven67% of the classes and the course cannot be dropped after 3 (three) weeks of registration unless with permission from Chairman of Department.
    3. Students must independently write a supervised project and implement in accordance with the university college guidelines on under graduate project.
    4. Students must attend industrial attachment for period 8 weeks
  • Lecturer’s Obligations
    1. A lecturer must avail to the students a course outline and a schedule of any course requirement in the university prescribed format scheduled lecture.
    2. A lecturer must meet the required contact hours within the teaching session prescribed in the university academic calendar.
    3. A lecturer should remain accessible for consultation to the students over the entire teaching session in which a course is taught.
    4. The lecturer shall take regular class attendance

REQUIREMENTS FOR GRADUATION

To qualify for the award of the degree, a candidate must take and pass all the units offered (except where exempted) including attachment.

Classification of Degree

  1. Final classification of the Degree shall be based on the average mark for all the required units, except the attachment, which is graded as pass or fail.
  2. The degree shall be classified as follows based on the overall average mark: –

 

Overall Average Marks Degree Classification
70% and above First Class Honours
Above 60% but <70% Second Class Honours (Upper Division)
Above 50% but <60% Second Class Honours (Lower Division)
Above 40% but <50% Pass