Moi university is one of those few universities in Africa offering a Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace and its related courses. Aerospace Engineering degree programme was launched in Moi University in 2008 in partnership with Oklahoma University .
The degree involves studying aerospace technical service management, air security, professional piloting and aerospace logistics.
For private sponsored students planing to pursue Professional Pilot Option; a candidate must have a minimum mean grade of C+ (Plus) in KCSE or its equivalent recognized by Moi University senate and have:
C+ (Plus) in Mathematics
C+ (Plus) in Physics
C+ (Plus) in English and
C+ (Plus) in Geography/Chemistry
In 2013, Moi University lowered its tuition fee to ksh. 1.5 million. This means that for one to pursue a degree related course in aerospace, he or she is required to have a minimum of about ksh. 6 million to push you through 4 years of study.
In 2009, Moi Universality acquired its first six-seater plane from the Ministry of Environment for training purposes. Currently Moi university has a Cessna 303 commercial plane, Cessna 162, Cessna 152, Cessna 182 and a Padinavia aircraft. This brings to a total of 7 planes owned by Moi University for training purposes.