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Our Vision

To be recognized internationally as a centre of excellence in Information Sciences.

Our Mission

To offer education and training by developing high-level manpower for the management of information systems, services and resources in the country through practical and development oriented programmes, research, continuing education programmes and community based information activities.

Coordinator - Evans Munge

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  • Academic Qualifications: >Phd (ONGOING), Mphil, Information Sciences, Bsc. Information Science
  • Areas Of Research: Information Management, Information Systems, Development And Applications

Our Programmes




Diploma in Information Technology

a) Minimum Grade of C- at KCSE with a D+ (Plus) in mathematics and English/Kiswahili OR
b) O level certificate with mean grade of division III OR
c) A Level qualification with minimum of 1P or 3 Sub with at least a D+ in KCSE
d) Certificate in any information related courses..
e) Certificate in any information related courses from KNEC

Duration Four Semesters

Diploma in Journalism and Mass Media (Two Semesters)

a) Minimum Grade of C- at KCSE with a C (Plain) in English OR
b)  KCE division III with Credit in English OR
c) O level Certificate in any information

Duration Two Semesters


Bachelor of Science (Information Sciences)
The BSc Information Sciences programme is a broad-based course which recognizes that the information professions of today are drawing closer together. The techniques and tools of information provision and Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) are becoming common ground between librarians, information technologists, records managers, archivists, and publishers.
(i) Minimum Grade of C+ at KCSE with a c (plain ) in mathematics and English/Kiswahili

(ii) Two years KNEC Diploma pass or any other diploma recognized Institution  by Moi University senate 

(iii) 2P passes at A level 

Admission requirement to second year

(i) Two years KNEC Diploma with credit and distinction  or any other diploma recognized Institution by Moi University

Admission requirement to third year

(ii) As in (i) above, plus, a Higher National Diploma in relevant area



Master of Sciences in 

(a) Library and Information Studies 

(b) Publishing Studies

(c) Records and Archive management 

(d) Mass Media

Admission Requirement

(i) Holder  of First degree in related discipline with at least 2nd class honours lower division from Moi University or institution of higher learning recognized by Moi University


Doctor of Philosophy in

a) Library Studies

b) Publishing Studies

c) Archives and Records Management

d) Information Technology

Admission Requirement

Holder  of Masters  degree in Information Sciences of Moi University or closely related discipline from recognized University Senate


Diploma – Day classes

Undergraduate and Postgraduate – Evening classes and Saturdays