DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN TROPICAL AND INFECTIOUS DISEASES

The PhD programs at UNITID are by thesis or project only.

The minimum duration of the program is three (3) years.

 

A holder of a Bachelor's and Master's degree from an institution recognized by the University of Nairobi Senate

The applicant must be able to produce evidence, to the satisfaction of Senate, of his adequate background in the discipline and capacity to carry out original research.

In addition to producing evidence of eligibility for registration, candidates for the Doctor of Philosophy degree may be required to appear for interview by the Faculty/Institute/School/Centre concerned to determine their suitability for registration.

On application a candidate shall in the first instance submit the application form and a draft proposal of about 15 pages for consideration by the Faculty/Institute/School/Centre Board concerned.

The draft proposal shall include a brief statement of the problem, research objectives, research questions, hypothesis, literature review, methodology, theoretical framework and a work plan.

Fee Structure:

 

1st year:

 

Kenyans:

Ksh. 158,700

Non-Kenyans

USD   1,965

 

2nd year

 

Kenyans:

Ksh. 141,700

Non-Kenyans

USD  1,752

 

3rd Year

 

Kenyans:

Ksh. 141,700

Non-Kenyans

USD  1,752