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.



All applicants MUST meet the minimum entry requirements for the respective graduate program they wish to apply for (verified by the School of Graduate Studies) and MUST sit and pass our Graduate Entrance Exam (GEE). The GEE comprises of a written exam followed by an oral interview.


The written exam entails English comprehension and grammar, arithmetic and an essay related to the course you are applying for. In addition, applicants applying for Master of Science in Information Technology (MSc. IT) have a compulsory programming question also included. The test duration is 1 hour 40 minutes. Once the applicant has completed and passed the GEE written exam, they are taken through an oral interview.


How to Apply


The GEE is administered by SGS every Wednesday and Friday at 2:00 pm. The applicant should report to the university’s admissions office on the interview day with their application documents as outlined hereunder.


Alternatively, (click here to submit your documents). See documents required: 


  • Duly Filled Graduate Application Form(Download the form here).
  • An updated Curriculum Vitae. Please use the Europass CV template (
  • Certified copies of undergraduate degree certificate and transcript of records (TOR) in English giving full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained.
  • One certified copy of your Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education-KCSE certificate (Secondary/High School Certificate or its equivalent).
  • Please note the copies of the certificates and transcripts should be certified by the awarding institution or by an advocate of the high court).
  • 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 (download reference form here).
  • A copy of the National ID or copy of Passport (bio-data page).
  • English language proficiency results where required.
  • Two current passport size photographs.



Applicants are required to pay the interview fee of Ksh 2500/ payable on the interview day.


Payment Method:


M-Pesa Paybill No. 168633

Account Name: 99020


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