Bachelor of Arts in Social Work

Course Details

 Social work is a helping profession committed to promoting social justice, socio-economic stability, and the enhancement of the quality of life for individuals, families, and special groups.

Course Objective

The Bachelor of Arts in Social Work program aims at preparing students for professional intervention in the provision of basic support services for vulnerable individuals and groups. The students are offered multi-dimensional training in social intervention to meet the current demands in the fields of Social Policy and Administration, Democracy and Ethnicity, Crisis Counseling, Disaster Management, Deviant Behaviour Change, Family and Child Welfare, Probation Service, Community Health, Environmental Studies, Gender Relations, Democracy and Civil Rights, Resource mobilization and management, Community Development and Participatory Initiatives.

Admission Requirements
• KCSE C+ with C- in English and Kiswahili,
• Cambridge High School Certificate (A Level) with two Principle passes.
• Mature Entry Candidates: Must sit for special entry examinations set by St. Paul’s University. Only those who pass will be accepted.

Mode of study:
• Fulltime
• Modular

Duration: 4 Years (8 semesters)

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  1. Attach photocopies of all academic and professional certificates. If they are not in English send translated and certified
    copies. Non-English speakers must provide proof of competence in English.
  2. Attach a copy of your recent coloured passport size photographs
  3. Please note that you are required to pay a non refundable application fee for your application to be processed.
    • Postgraduate Application Fee- KSh.3,000.00
    • Undergraduate Application Fee- KSh. 1,500.00
    • Diploma & Certificate Application Fee- KSh. 1,000.00 
    • Special Entrance Exam & YCMP Application Fee- KSh. 1,000
    • CPA Application Fee- KSh. 1,000.00 
    • You can deposit the application fee in any of our bank accounts and then scan and attach the bank slip here. Click Here to see our bank details



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Our Vision

A University of academic excellence based on Christian principles producing graduates in various fields for global service.

Our Mission

To develop servant leaders by imparting knowledge, skills and values through creative methods of education, research and Christian spiritual formation.

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