Admission Requirements

The  admission requirements of the International Leadership University (ILU) shall apply.

Applicants for PhD Degree

In addition to the common requirements the applicant should:
a.Possess an earned Masters degree from an accredited university with a minimum GPA of 3.0 (B average) on a 4 point scale.
b.Potential students will be required to provide a research paper reflecting their research skills.
c.Students admitted to the PhD Program should have completed the M.Div. or equivalent degree; a Masters degree in Biblical Studies or Theological Studies or Religion. Applicants who do not meet the minimum criteria for Theological Studies will be required to take prerequisite courses.

English Proficiency

Applicants for whom English is not a first language or medium of instruction, must have a credible proof of their competence in English by submitting results of the GRE or equivalent test.

Procedure of Application for Admission in the University

Application forms are available at the International Leadership University (ILU) Kilimani Campus at a non-refundable processing fee of Ksh.1,500 payable directly or through a bank deposit at Co-operative Bank, Nairobi Business Centre Branch, Account Number 01129099218200, or dollar equivalent deposited at same bank to account number 02120099218200.

Application forms can also be downloaded from the University’s website, All applications should be mailed to the Registrar, International Leadership University, P.O. Box 60954 – 00200 Nairobi, Kenya.