Here are 10 degrees which most
from their own experience term as
and they regret ever pursuing them.
- Arts Courses
Even president Yoweri Kaguta
Uganda stirred controversy by
that “all arts courses are useless
they are not seen to be contributing
anything in the economy.”
Ranging from drama, music and even
languages arts courses are perceived
many to be one of the less serious
that only require cramming and a bit
creativity, anyone else can do that,
- Hospitality degrees
This is touching anything to do with
catering, hotel management and
degree is also less marketable
a data released by the joint
board considering it to be less in
in the labor market.
With titles such as Tourism and
studies it is an assumption by some
people that for you to undertake this
course, you must have “connections”
Graduates who have completed this
either end up working in banks or in
unrelated positions which only
them to get a degree.
- Criminal justice
With the rising state of insecurity in
country, one would think that
degree would be great advantage.
Sadly security chiefs in the country
Ole Lenku and David Kimaiyo will not
your services because this degree is
considered to be less desirable by
who pursued it.
- Political science
A good number of individuals who
pursued this course have not had
chance to practice their “political
The reason is that there are few
Ngunyi “vacancies available in the
so they end up settling for other jobs
they did not train for.
- Mass media
For those who have undertaken the
course, the sad reality is that your
be done by some comedian or by
someone who did pursue a business
Majority of those who pursue media
courses do not end up on screen or
- Chemical engineering
Now this may sound a little odd
an Engineering course is described
of the most marketable and complex
Some courses are very marketable
their jobs may be available in
countries like Russia or America but
needed in Kenya.
This is a course pursued by most
year in year out but most wish their
decision was reversed if they were
This course would land you the job
secondary teacher and we all know
all teachers are going through thanks
KNUT and KUPPETU sideshows.
Low remuneration and poor working
conditions is one of the reasons
despises being a teacher.
- Bachelor of Theology and Biblical
Some famous politician in the
less than year to complete a degree
Theology. So it’s that easy right? And
besides the likes of Kanyari are giving
course a run for its money meaning
anyone can just wake up and decide
become a pastor.
Some claim it is a calling from God
with that who needs Theology
- Psychology and Counseling
Though it a powerful career as it
impacting people’s lives, most of
graduates who pursued it are not so
in finding jobs.
- Sport Science
Individuals who have done this
not find it to be marketable as many
Though some of them engage in
profession as gym instructors and
personal trainers, the middle class
economy would struggle to afford this
of lifestyle so less jobs for them.
Which is the most useless degree
you did in