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

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