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Diploma in Architecture (JKUAT)

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  • Diploma in Architecture (KNEC)

What you need to know before you enroll

Our Diploma in Architecture is a programme offered by N.I.T in collaboration with Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology.

The Diploma in Architecture (JKUAT) is suitable for A level graduates who wish to learn the art of drawing, designing, planning and construction of buildings i.e erection of habitable construction works.

The University Diploma is intended to equip students with knowledge skills to create architectural designs that satisfy both aesthetic and technical requirements.

Classes are conducted in our spacious design studios where our studio masters lecture and supervise all trainings conducted.

Our studio masters are vetted and approved by the university senate to meet teaching standards set by the commission for university education.

All students attend workshops and site visits to put in practice what is taught in the classroom set up.

For successful completion of the course, each student must go through industrial attachment in relevant fields.This attachment is supervised and graded by one of our lecturers.

Course Duration: Two and a half (2 1/2) years

After successful completion of the course, trainees can work as architectural assistants in architectural and civil engineering firms. Graduates of this programme can also further studies in Architectural Technology at Bachelors level.

The minimum entry requirement for the Diploma in Architecture, examined by JKUAT is Mean grade C-

WITH C- in Eng/Kiswahili, Physics, Mathematics, History/Geography OR

(A) Level certificate with one pricipal pass in mathematics or physics and too subsidiary passes.

Diploma in Architecture (JKUAT) FEES STRUCTURE (KSHS) - YEAR 2017

Important Note:
• Attachment fees will be paid by student required to undertake attachment as specified in the syllabus, usually undertaken at the end of an academic year. Affected students will pay Kshs. 8,683.00 for attachment.
• Examination fees will be charged at the rate of Kshs. 434.50 per unit.
• A fee of Kshs. 1,500.00 is applicable to students who pay via the installment plan

ITEMSEMESTER 1SEMESTER 2SEMESTER 3SEMESTER 4SEMESTER 5SEMESTER 6
Total56,928.0053,269.0053,269.0061,952.0053,269.0053,269.00
1. Tuition Fees [Kshs. 5,788.125 per unit]46,305.0046,305.0046,305.0046,305.0046,305.0046,305.00
2. Examination Fees [Kshs.434.5 per unit]3,476.003,476.003,476.003,476.003,476.003,476.00
3. Registration Fees [New students]1,159.00-----
4. Student ID [New Students]500.00-----
5. Computer Fees1,159.001,159.001,159.001,159.001,159.001,159.00
6. Internet Fees1,159.001,159.001,159.001,159.001,159.001,159.00
7. Library Fees770.00770.00770.00770.00770.00770.00
8. Caution Money [refundable]2,000.00-----
9. Medical Emergency Fees400.00400.00400.00400.00400.00400.00
Sub-total56,928.0053,269.0053,269.0053,269.0053,269.0053,269.00
Attachment [After stage IV]---8,683.00--

After the Diploma, what next?

After successful completion of the course, trainees can work as architectural assistants in architectural and civil engineering firms. Graduates of this programme can also further studies in Architectural Technology at Bachelors level.

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