Bachelor of Arts (Economics and History) at Egerton University
Course: Bachelor of Arts (Economics and History)
Institution: Egerton University
Campus: Njoro Campus
Qualification: Bachelors Degree
Mode of Study: Full Time
The entry requirements set out below are only minimum, and they in no way entitle an applicant to a place in the University. Applicants must: Have the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education with an average grade C+ (C plus)\passed at one sitting from at least seven subjects drawn from subject groupings as specified by the Kenya National Examinations Council or its equivalent. OR Have one of the following combinations of passes in the Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education examination: Two (2) Principal passes obtained at the same sitting. OR Two (2) Principal passes obtained at different sittings provided the passes are of Grade C or higher. OR Hold a Diploma of Egerton University with a ‘Credit’ pass or higher or an equivalent Qualification from a recognized institution in the relevant field of specialization acceptable to Senate. Those with a ‘Pass’ Diploma will be considered if they have at least two years relevant experience after graduation. AND Meet additional entry requirements as may be specified by the respective Department, Faculty, School or Institute.
Careers with an Economic History Degree
Degree will produce professional economists and historians. Economic History students develop a wide range of skills which makes them extremely well-placed to enter the job market.
The ability to analyse historical and numerical data, think critically, develop original arguments and communicate them effectively puts them at an advantage when it comes to choosing a career path.
Economic History students go on to work in finance and consultancy, teaching, research, digital marketing, with NGOs and charities, public administration, journalism, diplomacy and develop their own businesses.