The Department of Computer Science (DCS) at the Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology is one of the most promising departments in the University and offers a wide array of research opportunities and programs of study.

Diverse Programs and Research Opportunities

Part of the Faculty of Science, DCS offers programs leading to an Honours Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Master of Science (M.Sc.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D). Numerous forms of specialization exist within our undergraduate programs, as do industrial experience and research endeavors . Graduate students can choose from projects spanning the entire spectrum of computer science research, information technology and beyond.

Highest-quality Faculty and Students

Department of computer Science is home to recognized faculty and students. Faculty in DCS have been presented with a wide variety of honours and awards over the years, have endeavor dedicated themselves in research activities leading to publication in both local and internationally recognized journals. Our alumni students, both graduate and undergraduate, excel on the national and international stages. For instance, DCS has produced a PhD graduate who is a member to International Telecommunication Union and whose research findings at his doctoral level has become to base for ITU (based in Geneva) metrication on Braadband communication 

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A Great Location

DCS is situated in the heart of Kakamega Town, Western kenya, and is perceived as the leading computing department in the Western region of kenya. Industrial partners include Safaricom, Microsoft, google, Computer for Schools Kenya, amongst others. Our buildings and facilities on the Masinde Muliro University of science and Technology main campus are state-of-the-art, and faculty and students have access to a library system that is well equipped too.

Chair of Department














Mr. Kelvin Omieno (View Profile)

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