Best university courses in Kenya: This list shows the top university courses that students target, and which are highly competitive in the job market:
1. Bachelor of Science in Electronic and Electrical Engineering
This is one of the best university courses in Kenya. Statistics show that most applicants want to pursue this course at Jomo Kenyatta University, University of Nairobi and Kenyatta University.
Almost every industry requires engineers for their operations. This is why electrical and civil engineering courses are among the most competitive courses in Kenya.
2. Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
This is another top pick in the list of best university courses in Kenya: Civil engineering is still considered one of the best courses to study. KUCCPS report indicates that over 3,788 students apply for this programme. Research suggests that graduates in this field get engineering jobs faster and earn more than their counterpart degree holders.
3. Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery
Medicine and surgery is considered by a majority as one of the hardest courses you can pursueyet remains among the most competitive. This course is mainly pursued at the University of Nairobi, Kenyatta university, and Moi University.
4. Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
New technologies are emerging every now and then. As a result, institutions and companies will require computer science professionals to help integrate information technology in their business operations.
5. Bachelor of Architecture
With the real estate industry growing at a high rate, the demand for architects continues to rise. With this in mind, so many students are interested in studying Architecture.