Graduates with PhD in literature come out with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in English.
The programme comprises research and thesis and takes a minimum of 18 months and a maximum of four years of full-time study or five years of part-time study after the candidate registers for the programme.
The minimum qualifications a candidate needs are a Masters degree in Literature or a relevant field of the University of Nairobi or equivalent qualifications from institutions the University of Nairobi Senate recognizes.
Fees and Funding
|ITEM||YEAR 1||YEAR 2||YEAR 3|
|ICT SERVICES - (PER YEAR)||7,000||7,000||7,000||21,000|
|REGISTRATION (PER SEMESTER@2250)||4,500||4,500||4,500||13,500|
|ID CARD ( PER YEAR)||1,000||1,000||1,000||3,000|
|CAUTION - (ONCE)||5,000||0||0||5,000|
|MEDICAL FEE (PER YEAR)||6,500||6,500||6,500||19,500|
|ACTIVITY-( PER YEAR)||2,000||2,000||2,000||6,000|
|LIBRARY (PER YEAR)||5,000||5,000||5,000||15,000|
|STUDENT ORGANISATION(PER YEAR)||1,000||1,000||1,000||3,000|
|EXAMINATION (PER UNIT @1000)||0||0||0||0|