Daystar University Admissions

Daystar University Admission And Intake 2022/2023 – Admissions Ongoing for 2022/2023 Academic Year Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Diploma Programmes at Daystar University.

Applicant should take note of the following before applying

Daystar University Courses Offered

Daystar University Fees Structure

Daystar University Admission Requirements

Daystar University Courses and Requirements

How to Apply for Daystar University Admissions

Application Process

Application Forms can be obtained from our Nairobi and Athi River campuses. Once forms are completed, the applicant must submit his/her application, with a non-refundable application fee of Kshs. 2000, before admission to allow for ample time for review.

Other important documents for your application

  1. Official copies of all secondary, post-secondary, College & University certificates.
  2. Financial Information Sheet (Foreign students need to include a financial letter from sponsor guaranteeing payment)
  3. 2 recent passport size photographs (4 passport size photographs for foreign students); (Please write your full names on the reverse side of the photographs)
  4. Completed student information sheet and copy of your passport (For foreign students only).

Graduate students should also include the following:

  1. Official transcript of your degree,
  2. Copy of certificate
  3. A Curriculum Vitae (resume)

Once the application is approved, you will receive a letter of invitation to Daystar University, informing you that you have been accepted and outlining the procedures that you have to undertake to settle in as a student.

Duly completed applications should be returned to the Registrar on or before:

  • JANUARY INTAKE: 30th November
  • MAY INTAKE: 30th April
  • AUGUST INTAKE: 31st July

For more information, kindly contact the Address: The Admissions and Records office Daystar University,

Tel: +254 709 972 000 | +254 724 256 408 | +254 724 256 409

Application Forms

Undergraduate / Diploma Application Form     |     Postgraduate Application Form

PhD in Clinical Psychology    |     PhD Application Forms     |     Financial Aid Application Form

Academic Calendar


Certificate and Diploma

The minimum requirement for entry into Daystar Certificate programme is a KCSE mean grade of D+ (plus) or its equivalent.

The entry requirement for a Daystar diploma programme is a KCSE mean grade of C- (minus) with a certificate course from a recognised institution or a mean grade of C (plain) or Principal Pass in ‘A’ levels, or 4 credits in GCE or their equivalent.

A KCSE mean grade of C- (minus) without a certificate course will be considered for a terminal diploma. 

Diploma in Communication requires a C- (minus) and a C (plain) in English. Follow link for more details


To join Daystar Bachelor’s programme a candidate needs a C+ (plus) and above in KCSE or, 5 Credits in IGCSE; 

Or 2 Principal passes in ‘A’ level or Division 2 in GCE 

Or 50% from other countries using percentages; 

Or CPA (K) entry to commerce degree. 

Some majors have additional requirements..See Catalogue for Details


The entry requirement is a Bachelors degree from an accredited university with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 on a 4.00, or a degree awarded with First Class or an Upper Second Class Honours. 

Those whose GPA is 2.5 or who have Lower Second Class Honours and a Higher Diploma with relevant experience may be considered if the degree or diploma is relevant to the field of study. See Catalogue for Details

How to Apply

Financial Aid

Also See: List Of Universities and Colleges Intake In Kenya

Additional Information

Daystar University Courses Offered

Daystar University Fees Structure

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