Bachelor of Technology in Electrical and Electronic Engineering - Technical University of Kenya | Educartis

4 years
On Campus


Course Overview

This four year Bachelor programme has been designed to provide students with excellent technical knowledge and hands-on practical experience in the emerging technology areas of Electrical Engineering. Taken on-campus at the Technical University of Kenya, the special strength of this programme is to create a graduate who is a true hands-on professional and as such, considerable emphasis is placed on giving students practical knowledge and experience so they are able to contribute effectively to the workforce and gain a competitive edge in the industry. 

Electrical engineers use mathematics and physics principles to design, develop, and assess electronic equipment and systems. You'll have the opportunity to work with a range of technologies, including household appliances, the lighting and wiring systems of buildings, power transmission, telecommunications, and satellite communications. In addition, electric engineers earn some of the highest salaries in the field. If this sounds like the right job path for you, then this Bachelor of Technology will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to take the first step into this industry with confidence. 

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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

At the end of this course, students will be able to: 

  • Function as skilled and professional engineering technologists.
  • Solve problems confidently and systematically within the workplace. 
  • Develop and communicate their own designs in various forms. 
  • Communicate design information and concepts by oral presentation or in technical reports. 
  • Gain an understanding of new equipment, methods of design, code modifications, and the impact of technology on the industry. 

Certification obtained

Diploma of Technology in Electrical and Electronic Engineering 

What jobs will I qualify for?

This course will provide a stepping stone for learners to enter rewarding careers such as: 

  • Technical Support Engineer
  • Service Engineer
  • Design/Research Engineer
  • Production Engineer



On Campus, 2 years, October 2019


On Campus, 2 years, October 2019


On Campus, 4 years, October 2019


When do I start?

Next available course

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Admission Criteria

To be eligible for this course, students require either: 

  • A KCSE Minimum Mean Grade of C with a C in Mathematics, Physics, and English 
  • A relevant certificate 
  • A minimum of two A-level principal passes in Mathematics and Physics with a subsidiary level pass in Chemistry and a credit pass in English at O-Level 

How do I apply?

To apply for this course, students must: 

  • Fill in the online application form 
  • Upload their academic certificates and a copy of their National ID/Birth Certificate/Passport 
  • Pay a non-refundable fee of 2,000 KES 

Payment options

Students can pay their fees through: 

  • Bank Deposit
  • Bank Transfer 
There are scholarships and grants available for certain courses. 

Detailed course information

This course is taken on-campus at the Technical University of Kenya. The curriculum is as follows:

Year 1 
  • Mathematics IA
  • Physics IA
  • Chemistry A 
  • Biological Sciences 
  • Introduction to Computing
  • Engineering Graphics 
  • Communication Skills 
  • Mathematics IB
  • Physics IB
  • Earth and Environmental Science
  • Computer Programming 
  • Philosophy and Ethics
Year 2 
  • Workshop Practice (Semester 1) 
  • Mathematics IIA
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Solid and Structural Mechanics
  • Therodynamics 
  • Electric Circuit Theory IA
  • Energy Resources
  • Mechanics of Machines
  • Material Science 
  • Analogue Electronics B

Year 3 
  • Project Design and Fabrication (Semester 1) 
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Computer Aided Design 
  • Instrumentation and Measurement
  • Electromagnetic Fields and Waves
  • Numerical Methods 
  • Signals and Systems
  • DC Machines and Transformers
  • Microprocessor Architecture and Interfacing

Year 4

  • Industrial Attachment (Semester 1) 
  • Microprocessor Systems and Applications
  • Computer Hardware and Maintenance
  • Technical Project A

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Where and When


Technical University of Kenya

Technical University, Haile Selassie Avenue , Nairobi, Kenya

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