Department of Humanities & Languages

Mount Kenya University department of Humanities & Languages is one of the searched for department since it offers competent communication skills which are core necessities in todays’ global market.

The department is a leading centre of teaching and research excellence in the humanities and languages both practically and theoretically. We equip our students with the presentation and analytical tools and knowledge society to engage critically in today’s fast-paced, ever-evolving, complex and globalized world.

The department offers the following programmes:

  1. PhD in Religious Studies (Coursework and Thesis)
  2. PhD in English & Linguistics
  3. PhD in Literature in English
  4. PhD in Kiswahili
  5. Master of Arts in religious studies options: Christian, Islamic and Traditional Religion
  6. Master of Arts in English Language and Linguistics
  7. Master of arts in Literature
  8. Master of Arts in Kiswahili
  9. Master of Arts in History
  10. Master of arts in Geography
  11. Master of Arts in International Relations and Diplomacy
  12. Bachelor of arts in International Relations
  13. Certificate in International Relations