Top 60 Most Marketable Degree Courses in Kenya



Kenyan Universities offer more than 400 degree courses, where most of them are not marketable. Based on the Kenyan job market, few courses have numerous job opportunities. The 60 most marketable degree courses comprise of only courses with available job opportunities. We therefore eliminate those courses which we believe might not take you anywhere and remain with the best courses in the country.

Having looked at the job market dynamics in the country, these are the top 50 most marketable courses we have in Kenya.


  1. Bachelor of Business Information Technology
  2. Bachelor of Science in Informatics and Computer Science
  3. agricultural Economics
  4. Bachelor Of Veterinary Medicine
  5. Bachelor Of Science In Actuarial Science
  6. Bachelor Of Science In Mathematics
  7. Bachelor Of Science In Statistics
  8. Computer Science
  9. sc. (civil Engineering)
  10. sc. ( Electrical And Electronic Engineering)
  11. sc.(surveying)
  12. sc. ( Electrical Engineering)
  13. sc. (geospatial Engineering)
  14. sc. (mechanical Engineering)
  15. Bachelor Of Real Estate
  16. Bachelor Of Construction Management
  17. Bachelor Of Quantity Surveying
  18. a (urban & Regional Planning)
  19. Bachelor Of Science In Applied Mathematics
  20. Bachelor Of Arts In Guidance And Counseling
  21. Bachelor Of Commerce In Accounting
  22. Bachelor Of Commerce In Finance
  23. Bachelor Of Commerce In Marketing
  24. Bachelor Of Commerce In Human Resource Management
  25. Bachelor Of Commerce In Insurance And Management
  26. Bachelor Of Commerce In Procurement And Purchasing And Supplies
  27. Bachelor Of Commerce In Operations Management
  28. Bachelor Of Commerce In Business Information Systems
  29. Bachelor of Special Needs Education
  30. Bachelor Of Education In Early Childhood Education
  31. Bachelors In Project Planning And Management
  32. Bachelor Of Science In Medical Laboratory Science And Technology
  33. Bachelor Of Medicine And Bachelor Of Surgery
  34. sc. Medical Physiology
  35. sc. ( Nursing)
  36. Bachelor Of Dental Surgery
  37. Bachelor Of Pharmacy
  38. Bachelor Of Economics
  39. Bachelor Of Economics & Statistics
  40. Bachelor Of Commerce – Finance Option
  41. Bachelor Of Commerce- Accounting Option
  42. Bachelor Of Arts (broadcast Production)
  43. Bachelor Of Arts (journalism & Media Studies)
  44. Bachelor Of Criminology And Criminal Justice
  45. Bachelor of Construction Management
  46. Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
  47. Bachelor of Purchasing & Supplies Management
  48. Bachelor of Applied Statistics with IT
  49. Agribusiness Management and Enterprise Development
  50. Land Resource Planning and Management
  51. Telecommunication & Information Engineering
  52. Bachelor of Cooperative Management
  53. Financial Engineering
  54. Biomechanical and Process Engineering
  55. Bachelor of GIS and Remote Sensing
  56. Bachelor of Banking and Finance
  57. Bachelor of Oil & Gas Engineering
  58. Bachelor of Quantity Surveying
  59. Bachelor of monitoring & Evaluation
  60. Bachelor of Tourism and Hotel Management

Now,incase you scored a C+ and above in KCSE,these are the courses you should pursue in our colleges so as to become more marketable in Kenya.Besides pursuing the degree courses,you should also pursue marketable certificates such as ORACLE,Actuarial professional certification,ACCA,Chartered Financial Analyst,CIA,CPA,CICT,CCNT and many other popular professional courses.

The best courses are found at UoN,Strathmore,JKUAT,Maseno,Moi,Egerton,Kabarak,Daystar and Kenyatta University.



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