The Master of Commerce (MCOM) is a programme designed for those who wish to advance academically and professionally in business science, with specialisation in such areas as general accounting, forensic accounting, environmental accounting, finance, marketing, international business management and operations management. 

The programme opens the way for candidates who may wish to develop further their knowledge in business management through research, with the intention of progressing to doctoral studies.

Areas of Specialisation
Candidates may choose only one area of specialization from the seven options listed below.
  • Accounting
    • General Accounting
    • Forensic Accounting
    • Environmental Accounting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • International Business Management
  • Operations Management

Programme Structure
The curriculum consists of eight (8) core (methodological & analytical) units that must be taken and passed by all students, irrespective of their chosen area of specialization. In addition, candidates for the MCom degree by coursework and project must take and pass eight (8) course units from their chosen area of specialization and two (2) general electives, after which they will be eligible to undertake the project; whereas candidates for the MCOM degree by coursework and thesis must take and pass at least seven (7) course units from their chosen area of specialisation, after which they will be eligible to undertake the thesis.

Contact Details

Madaraka Estate
Ole Sangale Road, PO Box 59857,
00200 City Square
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 0703-034000, 0703-034200