Chuka University Intake

Admissions are done in September, January and May of each year for full-time students;December, April and August of each year for part-time/holiday-based/work-based students. Study modes are day, evening or week-end.

The programmes are designed, developed and reviewed by Academic Departments in consultation with stakeholders and needs assessment surveys. They are verified and validated by Faculties, Board of Undergraduate Studies, and Board of Postgraduate Studies. The programmes are then approved by the Senate. All these processes are guided by the University Statutes, university regulations and standards supervised by the Commission for University Education (CUE) Chuka University’s Standard Operating Procedures, and professional bodies’ requirements.

  • The degree programmes are then forwarded for accreditation by the Commission for University Education. Currently, 20 certificates, 25 diplomas, 65 bachelor’s degrees, 58 master’s degrees and 35 doctorate programmes are on offer.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified self-sponsored students to enroll in the Chuka University academic programmes shown below. Admissions are: September, January and May of each year for full-time students; December, April and August of each year for part-time/holiday-based/work-based students. Study modes are day, evening or week-end. Methods of teaching are in-person, distance e-learning or blended. Note: Any BA and BSc programme with C+ in two specialization subjects qualify to teach by taking 1-year Postgraduate Diploma in Education. Details of academic programmes on offer are given below. Chuka University is an equal opportunity provider.

Academic Programmes

When To Apply?

 Application DeadlineDecision
Semester 1August 15August 30
Semester 2December 10January 1
Semester 3April 10April 20

Where to submit necessary documents?

Application documents should be mailed to:

Box 109 -60400
Chuka, Kenya

The Application Process


First things First

Read things to know first in the above section. Then visit


Fill The Form

Create your account with your details, login and create a new application in the application portal


Submit the Form

Pay the application fees to the correct account number and submit your application online. Once approved, download your letter of offer

Download Accompanying Documents to Bring During Admission

KUCCPS & Self Spospored Admission Letters Download Link

Self Sponsored Undergraduate Application Form

Letter Of Acceptance Form 2A

Letter of Acceptance Form 2B

Letter of Rejection or Deferment of Offer

Student Personal Details Form

Medical Biodata Form

Bond of Good Conduct

Postgraduate Application Form

Detail About How To Apply

Any prospective student can obtain the application forms from the Admissions Office,Chuka University The forms should be submitted upon a pament of a (Non-refundable application Fee: KShs. 2,000 for Degree Programmes /Undergraduate, Diploma Programmes and Kshs. 1,000 for Certificate Programmes

Application fees should be paid through the following accounts:

Account Name: Chuka University
Kenya Commercial Bank: 1103755439
Cooperative Bank: 01129058189900
Equity Bank: 0210261453469
Family Bank Ltd: 054000002641
Barclays bank Ltd: 2035727666