PhD in

    • Statistics,
    • Physics,
    • Chemistry,
    • Botany,
    • Zoology,
    • Fisheries,
    • Public Health and
    • Nutrition

Master of Science in

    • Physics (Theoretical and Applied)
    • Statistics
    • Biochemistry
    • Biotechnology
    • Chemistry (all options)
    • Public Health

Entry Requirement
MSc programs: must be a holder of a Bachelor of Science in the relevant degree or its equivalent from a recognised university with at least a Second Class Honours (Upper Division) degree. OR Lower Second Class Degree with at least two (2) of relevant experience.
PhD programs: must be a holder of a Masters Degree in a relevant field from a recognised University.


    • PHD PROGRAMMES (minimum 3years)
      Doctor of Philosophy in

        • Comparative and International Studies,
        • Curriculum Studies
        • Early Childhood Studies
        • Educational Communications and Technology
        • Educational Foundations
        • Educational Management and Policy Studies
        • Educational Planning & Economics of Education
        • Educational Planning and Economics of Education
        • Educational Psychology
        • Guidance & Counselling
        • Higher Education
        • History of Education
        • Mathematics and Science Education (Mathematics Education; Biology Education; Chemistry Education; Physics Education)
        • Sociology of Education and Policy Studies

      MASTERS PROGRAMMES (minimum 2 years)
      Master of Education in

        • Comparative and International Studies
        • Curriculum Development
        • Early Childhood Education
        • Economics of Education
        • Educational Administration
        • Educational Planning
        • Educational Psychology
        • Guidance & Counselling
        • Higher Education
        • History of Education
        • Philosophy of Education
        • Science and Mathematics Education
        • Sociology of Education and Policy Studies
        • Special Needs Education

      Master of Library and Information Science
      Master of Science in:

      • Records Management and Archives Administration
      • Agricultural Education
      • Agricultural Extension


      • Post Graduate Diploma in Contemporary Issues
      • Post Graduate Diploma in Curriculum Studies
      • Graduate Diploma in Education
      • Post Graduate Diploma in Social Science Research
      • Postgraduate Diploma in Guidance and Counselling

      Enrty Requirements 
      Postgraduate Diploma
      A Bachelors degree of Pwani University or equivalent qualification from an accredited university or college
      Masters Degree
      A holder of a Bachelors degree with a minimum of Second Class Honours Upper Division or its equivalent in the relevant discipline, from a recognised institution.
      A holder of a Bachelors degree with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division or its equivalent from a recognised institution provided s/he have two years working experience in the relevant discipline.

      Doctoral Degree
      A holder of a Masters degree from a recognised institution in an area or subject relevant to the proposed area of study


PhD in

  • Animal Science
  • Crop Science
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental Studies (Community Development)

Master of Science in

  • Livestock Science
  • Agronomy
  • Geography
  • Integrated Soil Fertility Management

Master of Environmental Sciences
Master of Environmental Studies (Community Development)
Entry Requirements 
Minimum entry requirements for PhD

  • Masters in a relevant field of Animal, Agriculture or Environmental Science from a recognized University
  • A concept note of the proposed research project

Minimum entry requirements for MSc

  • Bachelors degree in Animal, General Agriculture, Environmental Science or related discipline from a recognized University with: Second Class Honours (Upper Division) OR
  • Second Class (Lower Division), with evidence of at least two years relevant working experience


PHD Programmes

Doctor of Philosophy in

    • Philosophy
    • Religious Studies (Christianity Option)
    • Religious Studies (Islamic Option)

Masters Programmes
Master of Arts in

  • Religious Studies(Christianity Option)
  • Religious Studies(Islamic Option)
  • Sociology
  • Philosophy
  • Kiswahili
  • Literature
  • English and Linguistics

Master of Business Administration (MBA)


NB: Credit waivers/transfers will be given to deserving candidates in line with the University regulations.

For all applications procedures click here: How to Apply

Fees Structure | Semester Activities

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