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St. Paul’s University, SPU Admission Requirements: 2023/2024

We are pleased to present to you the St. Paul’s University (SPU) Entry Requirements for the 2023/2024 session.    St. Paul's University, SPU Admission Requirements Right now, you are thinking of enrolling at the prestigious St. Paul’s University (SPU) and also thinking if you really have what it takes. You must have even played around the St. Paul’s University (SPU) online application portal and even gone to the extent of attending the institution Open day. Well, the St. Paul’s University (SPU) entry requirements is at your finger-tips because in this article, we are going to break down all the necessary admission requirements in details so you know where you fit in and which qualification matches your grade/result.   


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Entry requirements for Kenyan Applicants
  • Admission into any certificate Programme at St. Paul’s University is KCSE grade D+ (plus) or its equivalents.
  • Admission into any diploma Programme at St. Paul’s University is KCSE mean grade of C- (minus) or its equivalents.
PRE-UNIVERSITY PROGRAMME Candidates who do not qualify for a direct entry may be admitted in the first instance into a sixteen weeks bridging programme that is the pre-university course, on the following conditions.
  • KCSE mean score of C plain qualifies for a direct admission into a sixteen weeks pre-university programme.
  • K.C.S.E mean grade C+ and above or its equivalent;
  • A level with at least two principal passes and one subsidiary;
  • G.P.A of 2.5 and above from Pre University;
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Entry requirements for International Applicants
Candidates from outside Kenya must fulfil the above criterion in their national University system or its equivalent. In addition, they must provide evidence of English language proficiency. Rwandan applicants
  • A level certificate with at least 2 principal passes
  • 5 credits at o level
Ugandan applicants
  • The Uganda Certificate of Education (O’ level) with 5 credits or an equivalent qualification
  • Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education Examination (A’ Level) with at least two principal passes or an equivalent qualification.
Tanzanian applicants
  • Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (ACSEE) with at least two principal passes or its equivalent
  • Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) or its equivalent with passes in five credits
  • Diploma in the related area
GCSE / IGSE applicants
  • IGCSE- 5 upper level passes (A, B, C, D, E)
  • GCSE- 5 upper level passes at O’ level and/or A level passes of C
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Entry requirements for a Postgraduate degree Programme
  • A Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited University in a subject or subjects relevant to the course applied for.
Duration of Programme: 1 Academic Year
Entry requirements for a Masters Degree Programme
  • A Bachelor’s degree with at least an Upper Second class honours; or
  • A Bachelor’s degree with a Lower Second Class Honors and two years work experience in a related field, or
  • A Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 on 4.0 scale (B+) or the equivalent, from an accredited University. If you have a qualification from outside Kenya, or you’re not sure if you meet the entry requirements, please contact us before applying (pro@spu.ac.ke)
Entry requirements for a Doctor of Philosophy Programme
• Masters Degree from a recognized University in areas of specialization relevant to the programme. Click here to apply for SPU 2023/2024 Intake admission Don’t miss out on current updates, kindly like us on Facebook & follow us on Follow @EAfinder OR leave a comment below for further inquiries.


  1. Hi, I’m Terry and would like to find out the fee structure for Diploma in Counselling Psychology and degree in the same.
    Kindly indicate the duration for both too.

  2. I am jackline and i have recieved a letter from kuccps calling me to do leadership,can i change to community health and development


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