Equality and Diversity

At Strathmore, we consider applicants on the basis of their academic merit, ability and potential. We guarantee to ensure that all applications are given full and careful consideration.

The University believes that the diversity of its community is an essential part of its values and enriches employment, research, studying and learning experiences.


The University is committed to a policy of equality of opportunity and aims to provide a working, learning and social environment that is free from unfair discrimination. It aims to ensure that students, staff and all others associated with the University are treated with dignity, respect, and equity.

Application Process

  1. All applicants MUST meet the entry requirements for the respective graduate program they wish to apply for. This is verified by the School of Graduate Studies.
  2. The applicant MUST sit and pass the Graduate Entrance Exam (GEE) administered at the Graduate school every Wednesday and Friday at 2:00 pm. The applicant should report to the university’s admissions office on the interview day. PS: GEE is a written exam
  3. Complete the Graduate Studies application form and attach relevant documents.
  4. Provide the original Undergraduate degree certificate and transcript of records (TOR) in English giving full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained.
  5. Provide the original Secondary/High school certificate i.e. KCSE certificate or its equivalent
  6. Provide certified copies of the above mentioned (no.4 & 5) – i.e. undergraduate degree certificate and transcript of records.
  7. Provide English language proficiency results where required.
  8. Attach two (2) completed Reference Forms from former undergraduate/graduate professors and/or employer particularly qualified to attest to the applicant's qualification for graduate study.
  9. Attach an updated Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  10. 2 current passport size photos.
  11. Provide a copy of National Identity Card (ID) or copy of Passport (bio data page)
  12. Kshs 2300/- Interview fee payable on the interview day.


(i) The Oral Interview is carried out after the written exam.

(ii)Certified copies:


All academic documents to be attached to the application should be certified by the learning institution that issued the certificates or by an advocate of the high court.

The Graduate Entrance Exam (GEE)

  • The applicant must sit and pass the Graduate Entrance Exam (GEE) administered at the Graduate school every Wednesday and Friday at 2pm.
  • The GEE is a written exam that entails several sections. These include English comprehension, English grammar, an Arithmetic section and an Essay related to the course you are applying for. For applicants applying for MScIT a compulsory programming question is also included.  The test runs for an average of 1 and ½ hrs.
  • Oral interview exam - once the applicant has completed and passed the GEE exam, they will then have an oral interview administered by a member of the Faculty.

We encourage our applicants to visit relevant GMAT, GRE websites which give some sample tests. This revision will assist the applicant to prepare for the GEE test.

Contact Details

Madaraka Estate
Ole Sangale Road, PO Box 59857,
00200 City Square
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 0703-034000, 0703-034200