The Cabinet Secretary, Amb. Amina Mohamed congratulates Prof. Julius Alexander Ogeng’o upon receiving a Post-Doctoral Degree conferred to him by the Chancellor, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi. Looking on is the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi and the Academic Registrar, Mr. B.M. Waweru. Prof. Ogeng’o is the fifth recipient to be awarded the feat.

 



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The following students listed below who had no mailing address may download their letters of offer and joining instructions by logging on to smis.uonbi.ac.ke using their registration number as the username and their KCSE index number as the password.

The hard copy letters are also available for collection at the Admissions Office, Main Campus

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The Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi and the Deputy Vice Chancellor incharge of Academic Affairs Prof. Julius Ogeng'o during the official launch of the Customer Experience Centre on Friday August 31, 2018. Customers can now reach the University by simply dialing 020- 4910000.



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The University of Nairobi wishes to inform the following remaining groups of students (Module I and Module II Integrated) that the commencement dates of the 2018/19/20 Academic Years are as follows:

COMMENCEMENT DATES

MONDAY, 7TH JANUARY 2019



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Tsinghua University and the University of Nairobi, the leading universities in Asia and Africa respectively signed a Memorandum of Understanding on September 1, 2017 to engage in cooperation and exchange in cooperative education and research activities for the mutual benefit of both institutions.



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COMMENCEMENT AND RESUMPTION DATES
The University of Nairobi wishes to inform the following groups of students (Module I and Module II Integrated) that the commencement and resumption dates of the 2018/19/20 Academic Years are as follows:
 


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The University of Nairobi wishes to inform the following groups of students (Module I and Module II Integrated) that the commencement and resumption dates of the  2018/19/20  Academic Years are as follows:

A - COMMENCEMENT DATES

MONDAY, 10TH SEPTEMBER 2018



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The Cabinet Secretary for Education Amb. Amina Mohammed officially opens the Office of Career Services at the University of Nairobi on Monday August 13, 2018. Looking on from left to right is the Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi, the Chancellor, Dr Vijoo Ratanssi and the Ag Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs, Prof. Julius Ogeng'o.



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The Ag. Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs, Prof. Julius Ogeng'o speaking at UoN School of Law on Friday, Aug 3, 2018 where the Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) committed to partner with the University of Nairobi to develop strategies that promote ethical and legal business practices within the private sector.



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Government launched the Ajira Digital Program at University of Nairobi on August 04, 2018. The program targets at training 1,000 students and equip them with the necessary technical skills to enable them tap into the huge potential of online jobs. In the picture are Jerome Ochieng , the Principal Secretary for ICT and Innovation and Prof. Julius Ogeng’o, Ag. Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academic Affairs. 



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The Academic Division defended its Performance Contract for the Financial Year 2017/2018 on Monday August 08, 2018 at the UoN Towers. Present were the Academic Regsitrar Mr Bernard Waweru and all the Heads of Sections (Examinations, Admissions, Deans & Senate)

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The Major General Ikenye, Deputy Commandant, Millitary, NDC, the Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi, Ag. Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs, Prof. Julius Ogeng’o, Director, Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies, Prof. Maria Nzomo among others at the National Defense College in Karen, Nairobi on Tuesday July 31, 2018.



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COLLEGES OF AGRICULTURE & VETERNARY SCIENCES, ARCHITECTURE & ENGINEERING, BIOLOGICAL & PHYSICAL SCIENCES, EDUCATION & EXTERNAL STUDIES AND ODeL CAMPUS


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All Fresh Students (KCSE 2017) 2018/2019 Academic Year reporting on the 10th September 2018, 29th October 2018 & 25th February 2019.



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The Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academic Affairs (ag), Prof. Julius Ogeng’o when he attended the IP Commercialization Workshop in Taifa Hall, Main Campus on July 23, 2018.



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Hon Justice David Maraga, CJ and President of the Supreme Court gave the key note address.

The Youth Reclaiming Kenya forum held at the University of Nairobi was held in Taifa Hall where pertinent issues on the role of the youth in reconciliation, healing and uniting Kenya were discussed.



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Applications are invited from needy undergraduate students for the Chinese Ambassador Scholarships.  Applicants should meet the following criteria;



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The Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academic Affairs (ag), Prof. Julius Ogeng’o congratulating Prof. Mugambi. Looking on is Prof Enos Njeru, the Principal CHSS.



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COLLEGES OF AGRICULTURE & VETERNARY SCIENCES, ARCHITECTURE & ENGINEERING, BIOLOGICAL & PHYSICAL SCIENCES, EDUCATION & EXTERNAL STUDIES AND ODeL CAMPUS



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Prof Ogeng'o the Acting Deputy Vice Chancellor(AA)

Ghanaian leading serial entrepreneur and leadership development expert, Mr. Fred Swaniker, urged University of Nairobi students to work towards creating jobs upon completing their studies, than being job seekers.



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The University of Nairobi is pleased to invite all staff and students to a Public Lecture by Fred Swaniker on Thursday, July 5, 2018 in Taifa Hall, Main Campus at 4.00-5.00pm. Mr Fred Swaniker (42) is the CEO & Founder of African Leadership Academy, African Leadership University and African Leadership Network.

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Prof. Julius Ogeng’o has been appointed as the Acting Deputy Vice Chancellor in-charge of Academic Affairs. Prof. Ogeng’o, (56) is Professor of Human Anatomy. He is a Medical Doctor specialized in Human Anatomy and holds BSc, MBChB, PhD and MD degrees from the University of Nairobi.

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Joint UON/IGAD Sheikh Technical Veterinary School and Reference Centre (ISTVS) workshop on curriculum review held  on 25th - 26th June 2018

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Central Examinations Centre hosted a sumptuous farewell party in honor of Mrs Lydia Akaranga at Sagret Equitorial Hotel on June 8th, 2018. Mrs Akaranga who retired in May 2017 was a long serving staff member of the University of Nairobi. She retired at the position of Deputy Registrar Examinations in-charge of Operations. Mr Bernad Waweru the Academic Registrar graced the occasion.

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The University community celebrated the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking (IDADA) at the Chancellor’s Court, Main Campus, on June 19, 2018.



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Prof. Nicholas Abinya is among the 2018 Distinguished Global Health Catalyst Award recipients.

Prof. Abinya, the Head of Section, Haematology/Oncology, Department of Clinical Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Nairobi, has received global recognition for his contributions on health with focus on cancer and related diseases.



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The University of Nairobi is set to deploy the first Kenyan University Satellite into space on Friday, May 11, 2018, at 12pm to 2.00pm Kenyan time.

All are invited to attend and watch this great milestone at Chandaria Auditorium, UoN Towers. Registration is online.



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The University of Nairobi and the Africa Economic Research Consortium (AERC) invite you to a Public Lecture by Prof. Joseph Stiglitz, a Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science (2001) Laureate.

Prof. Stiglitz, a former Senior Vice President of World Bank, will be speaking on ‘The Stockholm Statement: New Strategies for Inclusive Development’



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University of Nairobi has rewarded up to 419 students who have performed well from the Academic Year 2013/2014 and 2014/2015. The prize giving ceremony was held at the University of Nairobi, Taifa Hall on April 27, 2018.

 

 



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The University of Nairobi Choir, in collaboration with the Nairobi Conservatoire Orchestra invites all students and staff to an Orchestral Concert on Tuesday May 8, 2018 from 3pm in Taifa Hall. All guests must be seated by 2.45 pm. Entry is free!



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All students and staff are invited to the UoN Annual Prize Giving Day on Friday April 27, 2018 at 9:am. Venue; Taifa Hall. 



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All students and staff are invited to a Public Lecture by Prof William Fisher of Harvard Law School USA. The lecture will be on Thursday April 26,2018 at 10:00am, Taifa Hall.



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The 8th annual UON Open day is currently underway at the UON main campus.

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The University of Nairobi wishes to inform the following groups of students (Module I & Module II Integrated) that the resumption and commencement dates for 2017/2018 and 2018/2019 academic years are as follows:

A.        RESUMPTION DATE

Monday, 26th February, 2018

First years (K.C.S.E 2015) in the College of Humanities & Social Sciences to commence second semester.

 



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The University of Nairobi has once again been put on the global map with the just released January 2018 webmetrics results. the University was ranked position 7 in Africa and 874 globally.

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The University of Nairobi wishes to inform the following groups of students (Module I and Module II Integrated) that the resumption and commencement dates of the 2017/18/19 Academic Years.



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The University of Nairobi held its 58th graduation celebration today Friday 22nd December 2017. A total of 6112 were conferred degrees and awarded diplomas. 45 graduands were awarded Doctor of Philosophy awards,14 Fellowship awards,1661 masters degrees,18 postgraduate diplomas,3176 bachelor degree awards, 6 higher diploma and 569 diploma awards.



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58th University of Nairobi Graduation academic procession. Congratulations to the graduating class of 2017. 



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The University of Nairobi wishes to inform all those students from the College of Humanities & Social Sciences (CHSS) and College of Health Sciences (CHS) who qualified for the award of various degrees and diplomas at the end of the 2016/2017 academic year and members of the public, that the 58th

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Julius Alexander Ogeng'o, a Professor of Human Anatomy, delivered his inaugural lecture on November 13, 2017 at 4.00PM at Taifa Hall where he cautioned medical practitioners to be vigilant when they observe anatomical variations.



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Professor Julius Alexander Ogeng'o, Professor of Human Anatomy, will deliver his inaugural lecture on Monday November 13, 2017 at 4.00PM at Taifa Hall. Academic staff, students and members of the public are welcome to the lecture.

The title of the inaugural lecture is:



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The University of Nairobi has announced the resumption and commencement dates for the 2017/18 Academic Year



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All graduates of the 57th Congregation for the conferment of degrees and award of diplomas held on September 22, 2017 are requested to collect their certificates at the University of Nairobi Central Examinations Centre, Chiromo Campus in the following order:


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The University of Nairobi and SOS Training Institute will soon sign a Memorandum of Understanding, MOU and work together with the middle level college to improve the quality of its training programs. 



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Following the closure of the University on 3rd October, 2017, it has been decided that the following groups of students resume their studies with immediate effect:-



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This booklet contains information about the entry requirements into the various undergraduate degree programmes, diploma, certificate and foundation courses offered at the University of Nairobi, the mode of study, fees payable and various contacts for further enquiries. Please note that the entry requirements conform to the Commission for University Education guidelines.
Website: http://www.uonbi.ac.ke.
The Academic Registrar


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University to break for two weeks in August (04/08/2017 – 18/08/2017)

The University Senate met on 30th May 2017 at 7.30 am in the Council Chamber and approved the closure of the University from 4th to 18th August 2017 to facilitate students and staff to participate in the forthcoming elections:

The impact of the closure will be as follows:



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The University of Nairobi held the 7th open day event at the main campus. The main aim of the three day event is to give an opportunity to potential students, parents, guardians and stakeholders to learn more about the different programmes offered by the university.



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Chandaria Auditorium, University of Nairobi, Main campus.
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Great Court, Main Campus
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University Management and Academic Division Meeting with Commission for University Education, CUE 



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DAAD Scholarships



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A total of six students are set to benefit from scholarships offered by the Rotaract Club.  Mr. B. M. Waweru -Acting Registrar Academics urged the club management to also consider sponsoring the Module II (Parallel Students) in the University so that also benefit and pursue their high education with ease.

 

 



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Students from needy backgrounds will benefit from a 60 million education scholarship from Rattansi Educational Trust to support their university education. This was revealed today 19th December 2016 when the Education Trust led by the Chancellor Dr. Vijoo Rattansi paid a courtesy call on the Vice Chancellor Prof. Mbithi.



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The Department of Environment and Bio-systems Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Nairobi is undergoing an inspection process of facilities and  teaching resources by The Engineering Board of Kenya.



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A total of 20 students drawn from the six colleges have benefitted from the Chinese Ambassador Scholarship. The scholarships amounting to 20 million shillings were awarded to the deserving students by the Chinese Ambassador to Kenya, H.E. Liu Xianfa in a ceremony held at UON on November 14, 2016.



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(Altar at the University of Nairobi Grounds)



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The University of Nairobi and Hokkaido University today Wednesday 26th October held a fair where close to 20 universities from Japan exhibited various activities.



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The University of Nairobi joined other Stakeholders in celebrating the 10th International day of Non-Violence. The event was held at Taifa Hall on Monday 3rd October 2016. This day also coincides with the 147th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi



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(Graduating Class of September 2016)

It was a joyous occasion for the more than 4,000 graduands who graduated today Friday, 2nd September 2016. This was the 55th Congregation for the Conferment of Degrees and Award of Diplomas.



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(David Mokenye with Lucy Ranson before the dinner)

David Mokenye Onywoki, a first year Civil Engineering student, was invited to speak at The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Special Projects Dinner. The event was hosted by TRH The Earl and Countess of Wessex KG GVCO at Bagshot Park, Surrey in London on Tuesday 24th November 2015.



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The 13th International world blood donor day was held today, 14th June 2016 at the University Of Nairobi Great Court. The event was organized by the Kenya National Board Transfusion Service (KNBTS) with this year theme being’ blood connects all of us’. Share life, give blood.



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Members of staff and heads of departments from the Central Administration attended a workshop on corruption at the Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library today 8th June 2016.



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(The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi and Portuguese Charge d’Affaires in Nairobi, Mr. Francisco-Xavier Meireles)



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ruth kimani winner of chinese bridge competition

(Ruth Kimani receives her award from Prof. Mutoro and Mr Yao Ming from the Chinese Embassy)



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suppliers interact with the university management

(suppliers at the breakfast meeting)

A sensitization meeting between suppliers and UON management took today 26th May2016. The suppliers were drawn from the categories of youth, persons living with disabilities and the women to promote the 30% worth of tenders that should be given to special groups.



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Vice Chancellor accepts a donation from Equity Bank for Innovation Week

Equity bank has donated 1.5 million shillings to go towards the 2016Nairobi Innovation Week. The cheque was handed to the Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi by Equity’s Corporate and Institutional Banking Manager, Ms. Agnes Wanjuki on behalf of the Bank’s Chief Executive Officer, Dr. James Mwangi.



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The University of Nairobi wishes to announce the reporting dates as follows:

A. MONDAY, 23RD MAY, 2016

(1)All fourth year students (K.C.S.E. 2011) in the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences, College of Architecture and Engineering, College of Biological and Physical Sciences, College of Education and External Studies, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, B.Sc. Biochemistry and B.Sc. Medical Lab. Technology.



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student receiving award

An Award Giving Ceremony was held today 20th May 2016 to celebrate academic excellence of students who performed extremely well in the 2011/2012 and2012/2013 academic years. The event was held at Taifa Hall.



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A tree planting exercise took place at the Professor Wangari Mathai Institute. The exercise was led by the Vice Chancellor Professor Peter Mbithi.



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Israel Ambassodor to Kenya

The Second Quarterly Innovation Forum dubbed, ‘Innovation Opportunities from Israel-Kenya Relations took place today 19th April. The event was held at the Main campus Taifa Hall.



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unicef and university of nairobi sign a memorandum of agreement

The University of Nairobi and United Nations Children’s Development Fund (UNICEF) have signed a memorandum of understanding that will enable the two collaborate and partner in various projects. The projects identified are: Design Thinking School, the Nairobi Innovation Week, the Africa Technology and Innovation Accelerator (AfTIA)



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I Choose Life,(ICL) a Non Governmental Organization in Kenya has donated a cheque worth Kshs,500,000 to UON. I choose life is among the sponsors for the 2016 Nairobi Innovation Week.



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"MOFCOM China Sponsored Scholarship Program" aims at giving the prosperous Kenya young scholars and officers a chance to study for a Master’s or a Doctor’s Degree in China. It is sponsored by the Chinese Government and in 2016, 28 universities offer 29 master programs to the staff and officers in Kenya. The period of study varies from 1 year to 4 years. The list of programs could be found in the attached.

The Application Requirement

1. Having Bachelor's Degree;



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A disciplinary committee that had been tasked with the job of deciding the fate of suspended students has come up with a verdict. More than 200 students were suspended for participating in the unrest and destruction of public property.



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This is a re-opening notice to all students who were in session before the closure of the university on 5th April 2016

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The University of Nairobi wishes to announce the postponement of reporting dates for the following groups which were to report on Monday, 25th April, 2016 and Monday, 30th May, 2016 respectively:

(1)All fourth year students (K.C.S.E. 2011) in the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences, College of Architecture and Engineering, College of Biological and Physical Sciences, College of Education and External Studies, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, B.Sc. Biochemistry and B.Sc. Medical Lab. Technology.



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The University of Nairobi will hold its sixth Open Day between 28th and 30th April, 2016 at the Great Court starting at 9.30 a.m.  The Theme of the Open Day is: “Quality and Innovative Education to Sustain Industrial Growth”.

The Guest of Honour at the Official opening ceremony of the Open Day will be Dr. Cleopa Mailu, Cabinet Secretary for Health.



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"MOFCOM China Sponsored Scholarship Program" aims at giving the prosperous Kenya young scholars and officers a chance to study for a Master’s or a Doctor’s Degree in China. It is sponsored by the Chinese Government and in 2016, 28 universities offer 29 master programs to the staff and officers in Kenya. The period of study varies from 1 year to 4 years. The list of programs could be found in the attached.

The Application Requirement

1. Having Bachelor's Degree;



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The University of Nairobi was ranked top in Kenya and East Africa by Times Higher Education (THE) University Rankings 2018. The good performance has come about because of improved performance in teaching environment, research environment, citation impact and international outlook. The ranking indicates that it was the only university to be ranked in Kenya and East Africa in the Times Higher Education (THE) list that ranked the world’s best universities that are aged 50 years or under.

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Centre for International programs and Linkages, Univeristy of Nairobi

International Students Pose for Group Photo with Director CIPL, Prof. Ogara after the end of constitution review session.

International Students admitted to various colleges across the University of Nairobi held a session to deliberate on their student union constitution.



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This was a day like no other!  The elections  scheduled for Friday, April 13, 2018,being the first under the new University of Nairobi Student Association (UNSA) 2017 Constitution.



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UON Towers, 15th floor
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This was a day like no other!  The elections  scheduled for Friday, April 13, 2018,being the first under the new University of Nairobi Student Association (UNSA) 2017 Constitution.



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The University of Nairobi held a skills hunt summit today 20th April 2017. The summit dubbed ‘unearthed jewels ‘targeted students with an aim of equipping them with soft and leadership skills needed in the job market today.



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Council Chamber
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University of Nairobi Student Leaders

The University of Nairobi Students Association, UNSA held a two days retreat in Mombasa with one theme: Changing the narrative.

 



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The University of Nairobi was host to the official launch of The Office of Career Services.  This is an office that will offer guidance and training to students in matters related to the job market, provide students with accurate information about academic progression and degree requirement and assist students in developing educational plans consistent with their life goals.



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419 students who performed exemplary in the academic year 2013/2014 and 2014/2015 were rewarded at this year’s UON prize giving ceremony. The former students were drawn across the 6 colleges.

Speaking during the ceremony, the Chancellor Dr. Vijoo Rattansi noted that rewarding excellent performance encourages students to continue to pursue their education.



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University of Nairobi students, pursuing Bachelor of Arts, Tourism mentored young boys from Young Life Africa Children’s Home, Ruiru, Nairobi. This was part of their Corporate Social Responsibility.



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University of Nairobi students’ entrepreneurs and business start-ups had a mentorship session on entrepreneurship with industry experts key among them Pius Muchiri, Managing Director, Nabo Capital, a subsidiary of Centum Investments Limited. The mentorship session was held on November 23, 2017 at the UoN Towers.

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University of Nairobi female students have been encouraged to take charge of their sexual life, focus on their goals and avoid messing up their lives while in campus.



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The Women Students' Welfare Association (WOSWA) held their elections early in July and had the opportunity to vote in new officials and representatives in all campuses.

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UON staff members from SWA - Student Welfare Authority have been trained on how to handle complaints. This was during a one day sensitization workshop held at the Central Catering Unit; CCU. Among the trainers was Dean of Students Fr. Dominic Wamugunda.

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University of Nairobi staff from the six colleges and Central Administration have been sensitized on issues relating to student disciplinary cases. The training was done on Friday, by Senior Counsel, Fred Ngatia.



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University of Nairobi water bowser commissioned

A new water bowser has been commissioned by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Student Affairs at the Transport Section. The 40,000 litres water bowser was commissioned today, December, 7, 2016.

 



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A group of students from the College of Humanities & Health Sciences visited the Children’s Cancer Ward at Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) on Saturday 29th October 2016.



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Kenyatta Hospital
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Commercialization of Intellectual property (IP) remains the weakest point in public universities in Kenya.

This was revealed by the Lead Audit Consultant, Prof. Tom Ogada during the Intellectual Property Audit Validation and Intellectual Property Commercialization Workshop on Monday July 23, 2018 at Taifa Hall.



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Staff Training Development Fund for the year 2018/2019 is out. Members are requested to submit their applications by October 31, 2018. The forms are available in the University Intranet. Forms should be submitted to the office of the Registrar, Administration.

 



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Staff and students who have excelled in different fields presented the awards and certificates to the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi on Wednesday, July 11, 2018.

 The trophies were from different sports teams, UoN travelling theatre and researchers.

 



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The University of Nairobi in partnership with Nation Media Group have set the next Nation Thought leadership forum for Thursday, July 5, 2018 at the Chandaria Auditorium from 7:30pm. 

Access to Health, Human resource in the Health sector and Health financing will be the sub-themes for discussion.

Share your comments and views through the social media handles. 

 



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The University of Nairobi will hold celebrations on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at the Chancellor's court commemorating the International Day against Drugs and Alcohol Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. Free testing, counselling, Entertainment and fun activities lined up for the day. Welcome!

 



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The University of Nairobi on Thursday, May 17, 2018 gathered for a thanksgiving celebratory service in Taifa Hall for the successful development and deployment of the first Kenyan University Nano Satellite.

 

It was an event filled with orchestral tunes and a superb performance by the University of Nairobi choir and the Nairobi Conservatoire Orchestra.



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Prof. Joseph Stiglitz, , a Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science (2001) Laureate and a former Senior Vice President of World Bank was speaking at the University of Nairobi on May 9, 2018, where he gave a public lecture titled ‘The Stockholm Statement: New Strategies for Inclusive Development.’



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The satellite named 1st Kenya University Nano Satellite Precursor Flight (1KUNS-PF) was successfully deployed from KIBO (a satellite deployment module) from the Japan Space Agency (JAXA) Tsukuba Space Centre in Tokyo, Japan at 1:30 pm Kenyan time.



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2013/2014 and 2014/2015 best students were awarded in a Prize giving ceremony that was organized at the University’s Taifa Hall on Friday April 27, 2018. 419 students who performed well were rewarded in a ceremony that was presided over by the Chancellor, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi.

 



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Nigerian Billionaire businessman, Mr. Tony Elumelu, CON delivered a public lecture at the University of Nairobi on Friday April 13, 2018. He spoke on, ‘Africapitalism and Enterpreneurship.  The Nigerian businessman aims at supporting 10,000 entrepreneurs in 10 years via the Tony Elumelu Foundation.

 



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Nairobi Innovation week 2018 has taken off at the University of Nairobi with many side events in form of seminars, conferences, lectures and start-up pitches on different sub topics with the common theme of innovation.



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The University of Nairobi community engaged in different sporting activity on the first annual sports day. The activities took place at the University sports grounds on Wednesday, February 28, 2017. The theme of the day was ‘Enhancing cohesiveness and wellness through sports’.

 



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The University of Nairobi and Central Bank of Kenya organized a public lecture in honor of the late Prof. Francis Mwega themed, ‘Conducting Monetary policy in a changing policy environment’.

 



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The University of Nairobi hosted a breakfast meeting with partner universities and sponsors ahead of the RUFORUM 2018. This year’s RUFORUM will be hosted by the UoN in October 2018. The breakfast meeting was held at the Chandaria Auditorium on Friday, February 23, 2018.

 



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The 4th Nairobi Innovation week set to take place on March 5-9, had a cheque presentation event held on Wednesday February 14, 2018 at the Vice Chancellor’s Parlour.



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The Nairobi Innovation Week have partnered with the African Development Bank to run a joint startup challenge that will focus on the Bank’s High 5 priorities. The competition is dubbed High 5s Startup Challenge. The 5 thematic areas of focus are;



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All Graduates of the 58th Congregation for the conferment of degrees and award of diplomas held on December 22, 2017 are requested to collect their certificates at the University of Nairobi Central Examinations Centre, Chiromo Campus in the following order:

 

 



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The University of Nairobi has been ranked position 7 in Africa in the January 2018 edition webometrics.

This automatically translates to the lead institution in Kenya and East Africa. The University was ranked 874 globally.



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The University of Nairobi staff, students and external stakeholders gathered together at Taifa Hall on Wednesday morning January 24, 2018 for an inaugural prayer day that will be held annually. 

It was a time of reflection and thanksgiving for what God has done to the whole community. Rev. Hosea Mitei took the congregation through the key benefits and reasons for thanksgiving. 



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The University of Nairobi invites all prospective students to its 8th open day at the Great Court from February 1-3, 2018. 

The theme of the Open day is 'Tapping into opportunities for knowledge, skills and value.'

 



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How to disagree agreeably is the topic the Kenyan born Australian Senator Lucy Gichuhi spoke on while delivering a public lecture  at the University of Nairobi, Chandaria Auditorium, UoN towers on  January 18, 2018.



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The University of Nairobi celebrated its 58th Graduation ceremony on December 22, 2017 which saw 6,611 degrees conferred and awarded diplomas.  

61 PhDs, 14 Fellowships, 1,981 Masters, 26 Post Graduate Diplomas,   3,787 Bachelors 6 Higher Diplomas and 736 Diplomas were presented to graduates from the various Colleges.

 



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Jack Ma, as he is commonly known, founder and Executive Chairman, Alibaba group and one of the richest men in China toured Africa for the first time. The University had a privilege of hosting him for a public lecture on July 20, 2017.

 



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Embu University College, a constituent college of the University of Nairobi held its first graduation on October 1, 2016.

Embu conferred a total of 123 degrees and diplomas. 



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The University of Nairobi Senior Administrators were trained by Federation of Kenyan Employers, FKE. 

The Administrators were drawn from all the 6 colleges of the University. Due to the large number, the administrators were divided into two groups.

 



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Heads of departments from the Central Administration have been taken thorough sensitization workshop on corruption prevention, ethics and integrity. The aim of the one day training was to help members understand more on corruption, leadership and integrity.



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maktaba hall-JKML
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univeristy of nairobi &  south korean uni sign mou

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed today 3ist may 2016 between South Korea‘s Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology and the University of Nairobi. The two universities are to collaborate in the fields of research and academic exchange. This will involve exchange of students, faculty members and research.



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Norfok Hotel,Nairobi
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The chancellor Dr. Vijoo Rattansi conferring  PHD's during the 54th graduation ceremony

It was a memorable day for the more than 8,000 graduands who graduated on Friday 4th December 2015. The majority of the graduands were drawn from the colleges of humanities n social studies and from the college of health sciences.



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chancellor's Court
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Pope Francis (Centre) at the celebration of the holy mass -UON grounds

Thousands of pilgrims gathered at the University of Nairobi grounds for a historic mass led by His Holiness Pope Francis. The Pope celebrated the holy mass on his second day of his historic tour to Africa.



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UON GROUNDS - PAPAL ALTAR
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Renewable Energy Discussions with EP Global Energy

The University of Nairobi management discussed the possibility of adopting renewable energy with EP Global, a renowned international company specializing in renewable energy. The meeting took place today at Vice-Chancellors Committee Room today, February 12, 2015.



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UON GROUNDS - PAPAL ALTAR
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“Know yourself, know why you are doing what you are doing,” The youth were urged by Anto Neo Soul, Branding Guru, during the digital transformers talk.

In the Friday afternoon event themed Digital Disruption of the Job Market, several speakers urged the youth to be innovative on the digital platform.



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University of Nairobi
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Varsity's Vice Chancellor has urged First Years Class of 2018/2019 to dream big and pursue their dreams because they are not children of a lesser God. He told them to stop procrastinating and spend their energy in the labs coming up with new innovations as opposed to wasting time in student riots and engaging in lawlessness.



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The Great Court-Main Campus
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Sub-Themes

  • Knowledge Management
  • Enhancing Youth /Graduates Employability
  • Research and Innovation in Emerging Markets
  • Growing Business – Improving Customer Service
  • Millennials and Employers (Managing the workplace)
  • University’s Role in Building Businesses

Conference Information



Location
University of Nairobi, School of Business, Lower Kabete Campus,
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The University of Nairobi has carried out an Intellectual Property IP audit which has identified Intellectual Property assets with commercialization potential. These assets when commercialized will be of great benefit to the society, University and the researchers. This forum will discuss the IP audit report and strategies for IP commercialization and Technology Transfer.

Venue:                  TAIFA HALL



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Taifa Hall
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University of Nairobi's Taifa Hall
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If you have received the below email, PLEASE IGNORE AS THIS IS A PASSWORD
THEFT ATTEMPT "PASSWORD PHISHING".


We DO NOT ask for your password neither do we ask you to confirm your email
account via email!



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University of Nairobi
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Join us for the next Nation Leadership Forum that will tackle issues on access to healthcare, human resources for health and health financing on July 5, 2018 at the University of Nairobi Auditorium from 6 pm to 9 pm.

Please pick your invitation card from the Corporate Affairs Office on 17th Floor, UoN Towers, anytime between today and July 3, 2018.

Thank you.

Miriam Maina

Corporate Affairs



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University of Nairobi Auditorium
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The University of Nairobi wishes to inform the following groups of students (Module I and Module II Integrated) that the REVISED resumption and commencement dates of the 2017/18/19 Academic Years are as follows:
 
A -   RESUMPTION DATES
           


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University of Nairobi
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Female students have been urged to work diligently on their studies, careers and to reach their full potential. This was the message from Joanna Roper, the UK Envoy for Gender Equality as she spoke to students at the Chandaria Center of Performing Arts on June 26, 2018.

 



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Chandaria Hall
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It was an exciting ceremony as history was made when the Ministry of Education announced that all universities and tertiary institutions will establish Offices of Career Services.



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University of Nairobi
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The 19thInternal Quality Audit is scheduled to take place July 2 – 5, 2018. This an important University process whose purpose is to evaluate the performance and effectiveness of University QMS. In particular this audit will assess the effectiveness of the Risk Management Procedure (UON/OP/87) whose purpose is to identify potential risks and their consequences so that mitigation measures may be planned and invoked. This audit will focus on the Resource Management Process.

 



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UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI
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To self-sponsored students,

You are reminded to immediately register in the *Student Portal https://smis.uonbi.ac.ke/

Students who fail to comply will be denied access to university services.

You are also reminded to pay all your fees promptly.

You can pay fees through:



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UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI
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All Second year (KCSE 2015), third year (KCSE 2014) and fourth year (KCSE 2013) students in the College of Humanities & Social Sciences 2018/2019 



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University of Nairobi
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The current status of statutory deductions as at April 30, 2018 is as follows:

1.         Monthly PAYE deductions

            Payments are up to date as per the attached certificate

            No. KRASD8330832017 from KRA



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University of Nairobi
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Dear all,
 
St. Paul's Parish and University Chaplaincy-University of Nairobi has organised a Pilgrimage to The Holy Land from 25th November 2018 to 6th December 2018. Participants will have a life time experience of visiting various places in Israel that we read in Scripture from the birth place of Jesus to the placeof His crucifiction and the empty tomb.


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University of Nairobi
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Mr. Sharad Rao, EBS,The Chairman of the Judges and Magistrates Vetting Board, has called on Kenyans to move away from the notion of tribes.



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University of Nairobi
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The University of Nairobi Alumni Association (UONAA) has unveiled a new look website.



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University of Nairobi
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The University of Nairobi (UoN) community gathered in Taifa Hall on May 17, 2018, for a thanksgiving and orchestra concert in celebration of the successful deployment into orbit of the satellite.

It was an event filled with orchestral tunes and a superb performance by the University of Nairobi choir and the Nairobi Conservatoire Orchestra.



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Taifa Hall
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The University of Nairobi Lighting Laboratory (UoN-LL) is now the first lab to be accredited to test off grid lighting products in Africa.



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Taifa Hall
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1 PM Kenyan time, May 11, 2018, will go into the books of history as the day that Kenya’s first satellite was deployed into the orbit.

The satellite named 1st Kenya University Nano Satellite Precursor Flight (1KUNS-PF) was successfully deployed from KIBO (a satellite deployment module) from the Japan Space Agency (JAXA) Tsukuba Space Centre in Tokyo, Japan.



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University Of Nairobi
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“The Stockholm Statement provides guidance on how to ensure strong and inclusive growth,” says Prof. Joseph Stiglitz, a Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science (2001) Laureate and a former Senior Vice President of World Bank.



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University of Nairobi
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Orchestral tunes and exquisite melodies rent the air at the first ever Orchestral Concert by the University of Nairobi Choir, in collaboration with the Nairobi Conservatoire Orchestra.



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Taifa Hall
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Kenya’s desire to venture into Outer Space Exploration has taken along journey.

History will be made when the 1st Kenya University Nano Satellite Precursor Flight (1KUNS-PF) by the University of Nairobi team will be deployed into Space on May 11, 2018 from the Japan Space Agency (JAXA) Tsukuba Space Centre in Tokyo, Japan at 1 pm Kenya time.



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Chandaria Auditorium, UoN Towers
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Kenyan artists have been advised to protect their original pieces of work by applying for patents and copyrights so that they can earn royalties from their innovation and creative works. This was the message by Prof. William Fisher, from Harvard School of Law during his public lecture at the University of Nairobi, Taifa Hall on April 26, 2018.



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Taifa Hall
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University of Nairobi has rewarded up to 419 students who have performed well from the Academic Year 2013/2014 and 2014/2015. The prize giving ceremony was held at the University of Nairobi, Taifa Hall on April 27, 2018.



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Taifa Hall
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At a glance, out of the 123 postgraduate grant proposals that were submitted by the University of Nairobi students, 64 have been successful.

We also submitted 64 Collaborative research proposals where University of Nairobi researchers were the lead researchers and 19 of these have been have been successful.

 

Congratulations Grantees. Your hard work has paid off.



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Taifa Hall
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The Council Chairperson (ag.), Mrs. Pascalia Koske, Prof. Enos Nthia Njeru and V.C Prof. Peter Mbithi.

The Council Chairperson (ag.), Mrs. Pascalia Koske, noted that the performance contract has been negotiated in a manner that resonates with the public expectations, demonstrates progressive achievement of Vision 2030 Medium Term II targets, benchmarks with international best practices and is fully aligned to the University budget.



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Mr. Tom Mshindi, the Editor-in-Chief, Nation Media Group and Prof. Peter Mbithi, the Vice-Chancellor.

The Nation Media Group (NMG) is the official Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 (NIW2017) media partner. This follows the signing of a working partnership agreement between the University of Nairobi (UoN) and the media house.



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Taifa Hall
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FIMS Section-Main Campus

CAE staff members were trained on Document Tracking System at the FIMS section, a ssytem which analyses document turnaround time. The staff were trained on how to send, receive and track documents movement online. The system is expected to be rolled out at the College immediately.



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FIMS Section
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Editor-in-Chief, Nation Media,Mr.Tom Mshindi  (left), Dr Tonny Omwansa, Bike Share Innovation Champion and Director (C4DLab) at UoN during Bike Share Launch.

The University of Nairobi’s School of Computing and Informatics and the Center for Computing and Development Laboratory (C4DLab) have officially launched the Bike Share Challenge.



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FIMS Section
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University of Nairobi Main Campus

University of Nairobi is the most preffered learning institution by both parents and students in the country, a new study has revealed.

Employers also prefer graduates from the University. The Study



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FIMS Section
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In an event watched by hundreds of observers at Taifa Hall, The 1st Kenya University Nano Satellite Precursor Flight (1KUNS-PF) was successfully deployed from KIBO (a satellite deployment module) from the Japan Space Agency (JAXA) Tsukuba Space Centre in Tokyo, Japan on May 11, 2018 at 1.30 pm.



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Taifa Hall
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DATE OF NOTICE:      THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 6, 2018

CLOSING DATE:         FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 AT 10.30 AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for Registration of Suppliers for Goods, Services, Works and Consultancies.



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Main Campus
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DATE OF NOTICE:      THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 6, 2018

CLOSING DATE:         FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 AT 10.30 AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for Registration of Suppliers for Goods, Services, Works and Consultancies.



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Main Campus
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REGISTRATION REFERENCE NO. UON/RS/001/2018-2019

DATE OF NOTICE:   WEDNESDAY AUGUST 15, 2018

CLOSING DATE:    WEDNESDAY AUGUST 30, 2018 at 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi intends to register candidates for the provision of Legal Services



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/98/2018-2019

DATE OF NOTICE:   WEDNESDAY AUGUST 15, 2018

  CLOSING DATE:    WEDNESDAY AUGUST 29, 2018 at 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for Tender for Purchase of Assorted Furniture for Mahatma Gandhi Graduate Research Library.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.              UON/T/97/2018-2019

DATE OF NOTICE:      WEDNESDAY AUGUST 15, 2018

CLOSING DATE:         WEDNESDAY AUGUST 29, 2018 AT 10.30AM



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO:           UON/T/96/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:      THURSDAY JUNE 14, 2018

CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY  JUNE 29, 2018 AT 10.30AM           



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/95/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     THURSDAY   JUNE 14, 2018

CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY JUNE 29, 2018 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for supply & Installation of (EM/RFID) system at Graduate Research Library.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/94/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     THURSDAY   JUNE 14, 2018

CLOSING DATE:  THURSDAY JUNE 28, 2018 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for Corporate Firewall Licenses at ICT Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO:           UON/T/92/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:      THURSDAY JUNE 14, 2018

CLOSING DATE: THURSDAY JUNE 28, 2018 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed eligible Candidates for purchase of Heavy- Duty Digital Copier for Examination Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO:           UON/T/92/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:      THURSDAY APRIL 19, 2018

CLOSING DATE:    FRIDAY MAY 4, 2018 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed eligible Candidates for purchase of Heavy- Duty Digital Copier for Examination bids from Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO: UON/T/93/2017-2018

DATE OF NOTICE: THURSDAY APRIL 19, 2018

CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY MAY 4, 2018 AT 10.30AM

The UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI   invites sealed tenders from eligible candidates for the Lease of sites for Advertising Billboards within the University of Nairobi Premises.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/91/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     THURSDAY   APRIL 19, 2018

CLOSING DATE:  FRIDAY MAY 4, 2018 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for Acquisition of Warranty for Network Backbone Devices for ICT Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/90/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     THURSDAY   APRIL 19, 2018

CLOSING DATE:  THURSDAY MAY 3, 2018 AT 10.30AM



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/89/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     THURSDAY   APRIL 19, 2018

CLOSING DATE:  THURSDAY MAY 3, 2018 AT 10.30AM



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Main Campus
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The  Deputy Procurement Manager speaking during a sensitization on management of 30% public Procurement Affirmative Action for youth,women and persons living with disabilities.



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Main Campus
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The Procurement Department held a suppliers sensitization forum on Wrdnesday March 28,2018 at the Central Catering Unit (CCU).

Speaking on behalf of the Vice Chancellor Prof.Mbithi, Deputy Vice Chancellor Administration and Finance Prof.Isaac Mbeche emphasized on the importance the University has given to special groups which comprise of Women,Youth and persons living with disabilities.



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Central Catering Unit(CCU)
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/82/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:      THURSDAY MARCH 22, 2018

CLOSING DATE:     THURSDAY APRIL 5, 2018 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for Purchase of Modern Experience Centre – University of Nairobi.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/88/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: FRIDAY  MARCH 2, 2018

CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY MARCH 16, 2018,AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites interested and qualified bidders for Tender for the proposed Renovations and Refurbishment works to mahtma Gandhi Memorial Library.



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Main Campus
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   RESTRICTED TENDER NO: UON/RT/119 /2018-201

   DATE OF NOTICE: MONDAY FEBRUARY 5, 2018

   CLOSING DATE: MONDAY FEBRUARY 12, 2018 AT 10.30AM

  

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from insurance companies only for Provision of insurance service.

 



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.               UON/T/87/2018-2019

DATE OF NOTICE:    THURSDAY FEBRUARY 1, 2018

CLOSING DATE:         THURSDAY 15 FEBRUARY 2018 AT 10.30AM



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/86/2017-2018

 DATE OF NOTICE:   FRIDAY DECEMBER 8, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    FRIDAY DECEMBER 22, 2017at 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for Tender for Supply and Installation of Server, Personal Computers, UPS, Phones and Projectors at Koitalel Arap Samoei University College – Mosoriot Campus.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/85/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     FRIDAY DECEMBER 8, 2017

CLOSING DATE:  FRIDAY DECEMBER 22, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for



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Main Campus
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Following the declaration of Tuesday 28.11.2017 as a Public Holiday,this is to inform all interested parties that the Tenders that were to be opened on 28/11/2017 have been shifted to 29.11.17 at 2.30 pm in the Council Committee Room.Tenders that were to be opened on 29.11.2017 at 10.30 a.m remain unchanged.

 

Procurement Manager,



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/84/2017-2018

 DATE OF NOTICE:   TUESDAY NOVEMEBER 14, 2017

  CLOSING DATE:    WEDNESDAY NOVEMEBER 29, 2017at 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for Design, Construction, Supply of Equipment, Installation, Testing and Commissioning of Broadcast Studios for School of Journalism University of Nairobi (Re-advertisement).



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/83/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: TUESDAY NOVEMBER 14, 2017

CLOSING DATE: TUESDAY NOVEMBER 28, 2017 AT 10.30AM.

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for Tender for Drilling and Development of Piezometer in Kisumu County (Afriwatsan Project) CBPS.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/82/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     TUESDAY NOVEMBER 14, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY NOVEMBER 28, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for Purchase of Modern Experience Centre – University of Nairobi.

 



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Main Campus
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RESTRICTED TENDER NO:  UON/RT/99/2017-2018

 NOTICE DATE: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2017

  CLOSING DATE:  THURSDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids for Purchase of 7No. Surgical Drill for the School of Dental Sciences.



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Main Campus
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RESTRICTED TENDER NO:  UON/RT/98/2017-2018

 NOTICE DATE: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2017

  CLOSING DATE:  THURSDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids for Purchase of Binocular Microscope and Dual viewing Microscope for the School of Dental Sciences.



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Main Campus
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RESTRICTED TENDER NO:  UON/RT/97/2017-2018

 NOTICE DATE: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2017

  CLOSING DATE:  THURSDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids for Purchase of 5 No. Units for the School of Dental Sciences.



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Main Campus
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   RESTRICTED TENDER NO:  UON/RT/96/2017-2018

  NOTICE DATE: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2017

  CLOSING DATE: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2017 AT 10.30AM

 

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids for Purchase of Office Furniture for Graduate School.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/79/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY NOVEMBER 6, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for Supply of Tube Lights for Kikuyu Library (Reserved for Disabled).



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/81/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY NOVEMBER 7, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for Purchase of Laboratory Information Management System for Naivasha Hospital (KAVI –ICR) CHS.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/80/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017

CLOSING DATE: TUESDAY NOVEMBER 7, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for the Proposed Extension of Third Floor at the Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Sciences (CHS).



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/78/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017

CLOSING DATE: MONDAY NOVEMBER 6, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for the Proposed Borehole Drilling, Equipping, Testing and Commissioning of a Borehole at Kikuyu Campus, University of Nairobi.



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Main Campus
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   RESTRICTED TENDER NUMBER: UON/RT/93/2017-2018

    DATE OF NOTICE:  THURSDAY OCTOBER 12, 2017

   CLOSING DATE:   THURSDAY OCTOBER 19, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Purchase of Foil Blocking /Stamping Equipment for Library.



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Main Campus
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RESTRICTED TENDER NUMBER: UON/RT/92/2017-2018

 DATE OF NOTICE:  THURSDAY OCTOBER 12, 2017

   CLOSING DATE:   THURSDAY OCTOBER 19, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Purchase of Modern Contact Experience Centre.

 



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO: UON/T/77/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2017

 CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY OCTOBER 13, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for the proposed Supply, Installation, Testing and Commissioning of a Main Switchboard at the College of Biological and Physical Sciences (CBPS)



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO: UON/T/76/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2017

CLOSING DATE: THURSDAY OCTOBER 12, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for the Purchase of 300No. Computers for ICT Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO: UON/T/75/2017-2018

 NOTICE DATE: WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2017

CLOSING DATE: THURSDAY OCTOBER 12, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for the Supply of 600No. UPS for ICT Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO:UON/T/74/2017-2018

DATE OF NOTICE:FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 15,2017

CLOSING DATE:FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 29,2017

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidates for the Supply,Installation,and commissioning of Uninterruptible power supply (UPS),Automatic Voltage Regulator (AVR) and Air Conditioner at ICT Centre.

 



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Main Campus
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Procurement Manager presenting certificates on saturday 8.7.2017 to Safaricom memebers of staff who attended a procurement training where he also gave a talk on best practice in procurement.



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Main Campus
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The Renovation of Mosoriot Teachers Training College is on-going with intention of converting it into a campus of Koitalel Samoei University College under the University of Nairobi.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/63/2016-2017

 DATE OF NOTICE:   TUESDAY MAY   16, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY MAY 30, 2017at 10.30AM



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Main Campus
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The University held a sensitization training in evaluation of Tenders from 10th -13th April 2017 at the Central Catering Unit (CCU).The programme started with the training of members of Senate on 10th April and closed with the training for the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) on the 13th April,2017.



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Mrs.Catherine W.Leiyan  who at her retirement early this year was Secretary Grade E in the Procurement Department.She had worked in the Department for over fifteen  (15) years.She was highly respected by members of the Procurement Department and her counceling skills and mature way of handling work will be missed.



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Ms Jacinter A. Odero has been deployed in procurement as secretary in the Managers Office following the retirement of Mrs Leiyan early this year.Ms Odero joined the University in the year 2000 and has risen through the ranks to the position of Assistant Executive  Secretary Grade E.



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Main Campus
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UON/T/62/2016-2017

TUESDAY APRIL 25, 2017

WEDNESDAY MAY 10, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi Invites sealed tenders from eligible candidates for Provision of Cleaning Services to the University of Nairobi Towers 



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.              UON/T/61/2016-2017

DATE OF NOTICE:      TUESDAY APRIL 25, 2017

CLOSING DATE:         WEDNESDAY MAY 10, 2017 AT 10.30AM



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO:           UON/T/60/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE:      TUESDAY APRIL 25, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY MAY 9, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible candidates for tender for Installation of Power Factor Correction Equipment  for the University of Nairobi Electricity Meters



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO: UON/T/59/2016-2017

DATE OF NOTICE: WEDNESDAY MARCH 22, 2017   

CLOSING DATE: WEDNESDAY APRIL 5, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from insurance companies only for Provision of Medical Insurance Cover for KAVI -ICR Staff.



Location
Main Campus
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TENDER NO      : UON/T/58/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE   : WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 8, 2017

CLOSING DATE :  THURSDAY FEBRUARY 23, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for the Supply and Installation of a Prefabricated Block at College of Biological & Physical Sciences (CBPS)

 



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO       :  UON/T/57/2016/2017

NOTICE DATE    : WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 8, 2017

CLOSING DATE : WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 22, 2017AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for the Construction of Boundary Wall at the College of Health Sciences



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO          :    UON/T/56/2016/2017

DATE OF NOTICE :   WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 8, 2017

CLOSING DATE    :   WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 22, 2017 at 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidates for the Tender forSupply of Medical Laboratory Supplies to University Health Services (UHS)



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Main Campus
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The Procurement Department today Wednesday 23rd November 2016 held a Suppliers & Contractors sensitization workshop targeting youth, women and persons living with disabilities owned firms.



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Main Campus
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The University of Nairobi intends to construct the proposed Koitalel Samoei University College in Nandi Hills Town.The proposed institution shall comprise of Administration Block,School of Business,School Of Law,Auditorium,Library and Student Welfare Facilities on 100 acres of land.

The University of Nairobi now invites interested and experienced specialists contractors registred under NCA 1 or (where applicable) to submit their expression of interest.

Please follow the link below for more information.



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Procurement managers office administration block 1st floor room 104
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The University of Nairobi has the following Restricted Tender. For more details follow the link below.

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Procurement managers office administration block 1st floor room 104
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The University of Nairobi has the following Restricted Tender for purchase of computers.Please follow the link below  for more information.

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Procurement Managers Office,Administration Block 1st floor room 104
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The Deputy Vice Chancellor A&F Prof.Isaac Mbeche,Chief Internal Auditor Mr.Patric Agutu and the Procurement Manager Mr.Joseph Mokaya  during the training for Inspection and Acceptance  Committees meeting held at the Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library.



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JKML Library-KENET boardroom
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The Procurement Manager being shown the progress of Procurement website by the Deputy Director ICT Mr. Paul Kariuki



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CHIROMO CAMPUS-ICT
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The University of Nairobi security and safety policy states: ‘’Our security and safety is our collective responsibility’’. Attention has been brought to the office of the directorate of security and safety services about fraudsters purporting to be Telkom Kenya Staff. The fraudsters are targeting University of Nairobi staff and students by asking for office extension and mobile numbers and asking them to feed a certain code with a promise to secure a win



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UoN Ranked among world’s Top 250 Universities by Times Higher Education (THE)

The University of Nairobi was ranked top in Kenya and East Africa thanks to its improved performance in teaching environment, research environment, citation impact and international outlook according to Times Higher Education (THE) University Rankings 2018



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The National Police Service has warned that there is credible intelligence suggesting that there is Alshabaab terror gang planning to carry out terror attacks in the country during the holy month of Ramadhan, although their capability has been greatly down graded by security agencies overtime. The Police Service has however reassured the citizenry that Security agencies continue to remain on high alert during this period to thwart any attempts.



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The National Police Service has warned that there are 3 Kenyans who have sneaked out of the country to join Alshabab terror group in Somalia. They are reportedly undertaking training with an intention of sneaking back into the country to stage terror attacks and also, they are in contact with other suspected terrorists within the country. In this regard, the National Security organs have heightened vigilance throughout the republic.



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It was all systems go as the University of Nairobi students headed to the polls to vote for their leaders.

The elections were scheduled for Friday, April 13th, 2018, the first under the new University of Nairobi Student Association (UNSA) 2017 Constitution.



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University of Nairobi
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Your attention is drawn to a recently published security related report in the Sunday Nation of January 21, 2018 outlining emerging crime trends in Nairobi city.

The report highlighted criminal gangs currently operating in the city and targeting people leaving ATM’s, Forex Bureaus, Mpesa shops and even pedestrians going about their  business. In addition, the gangs also use motorcycles and snatch handbags and mobile phones from pedestrians in the CBD.



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University of Nairobi
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On June 10 & 11, 2016, security department web champions participated in a website training workshop at the ICT Corporate lab

 The champions were drawn from all the central departments and university of Nairobi satellite campus. The aim of the web drive was to sensitive the champions on the different web parameters and uploading content on the websites.



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ICT Corporate lab
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On June 2, 2016, the Director Security Security and Safety Services  teamed up with the Estates Manager and Manager Construction and maintenance in an inspection of the newly constructed police post at the University's malindi farm. The project has been completed and is awaiting handing over to the Local security management committee.



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ICT Corporate lab
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Following the terror attacks in France, the Inspector General of Police has called on all Kenyans to be extra vigilant and alert.

The Inspector General cautioned: “Whilst we in the police have stepped up vigilance, we call on the public to exercise maximum levels of alertness. Report any suspicious activity and/or persons to the police or any security agency for action. Let’s work together to protect our motherland”



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ICT Corporate lab
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TERROR THREAT ALERT!

The Inspector General of police has warned that the Al shabaab terror group is planning to infiltrate through Kenyan borders during the ongoing rainy season and launch terror attacks in Coast, North Eastern and Nairobi regions.

He has however reassured Kenyans that the security agencies are working round the clock to safeguard the country from the threat and requested all citizens to collaborate with the security agencies as they execute this noble duty.



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ICT Corporate lab
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New Water Bowser Commissioned

A new water bowser has been commissioned by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Student Affairs at the Transport Section. The 40,000 litres water bowser was commissioned today, December, 7, 2016.



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world Health Day 2018



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University Of Nairobi Main campus
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University Of Nairobi Main campus
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The University Health Services (UHS) will mark the
 International Condom Day on
14th February 2018 .


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Upper stateHouse Road unit outside hall nine(9).
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Main campus, along University way
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The National AIDS Control Council in collaboration with the University of Nairobi celebrated the 2017 world Aids Day. The theme for this year was “Step Up for HIV Prevention: Youth Na Plan,”



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CHANCELLORS COURT MAIN CAMPUS
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CHANCELLORS COURT MAIN CAMPUS
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The University of Nairobi will on Thursday December 1, 2016 join the rest of the world in celebrating World AIDS Day whose theme this year is ' HANDS UP FOR HIV PREVENTION - Lets Engage, Prevent & Celebrate'



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Kenya Science Campus, Nairobi
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University Health Services (UHS) today Thursday19th October held a Sensitization workshop for members of the Construction and Maintenance Department. The one day training was on HIV/AIDS, Alcohol &Drug Abuse Prevention.



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Kenya Science Campus, Nairobi
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Staff members from University Health Services (UHS) have undergone one day training on how to use University Health Management Information System (UHMIS). This is an in-house developed health automated system intended to be used by physicians, nurses and pharmacists.



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ICTC Corporate Lab
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The University of Nairobi invites you to the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 2016.

Date: June 24, 2016

Venue: College of Education and External Studies (Kikuyu Campus)

Time: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm



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Kikuyu Campus
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“Plain packaging reduces the attractiveness of tobacco products. It kills the glamour, which is appropriate for a product that kills people,” - WHO Director-General Dr Margaret Chan.



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Geneva
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The University of Nairobi will on December 1, 2015 join the rest of the world in commemorating World AIDS Day. The celebrations will be held at the Lower Kabete Campus along Lower Kabete Road and hosted by University Health Service. There will be speeches, entertainment, counseling and testing for HIV, screening for cervical and prostate cancer among other activities.



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Lower Kabete Campus
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The Ministry of Health has released Kenya’s first-ever oral health survey report 2015, on dental health issues affecting the population. This survey was conducted in conjunction with The University of Nairobi School of Dental Sciences and the Wrigley Company (EA)



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Lower Kabete Campus
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World Sickle Cell Day was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 2008 in order to increase the awareness about the sickle cell disease and its cure among the common public. It was celebrated first time on 19th of June in 2009.

The theme for this year's event is 'Know Your Status'



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Nairobi, Kenya
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The first Kenyan satellite was launched on Friday 11th may from the Japan Space Agency (JAXA) Tsukuba Space Centre in Tokyo, Japan. The satellite named 1st Kenya University Nano Satellite Precursor Flight (1KUNS-PF) was successfully deployed from KIBO (a satellite deployment module).



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(From left: Dancun Kariuki, Janet Maranga,Peter Kyalo,Paul Kariuki,Julianne Anyim and Sammy Barasa)

The ICT Center BSRIS implementation team attended a Biometric training in Sandton, South Africa on February 25th to March 2nd 2018. The training covered various aspects of Biometrics technology which when set up will enhance the Biometric Student Registration and Identification system (BSRIS) currently implemented throughout the University.



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south africa
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(Eco Act Ltd- the Startup Winner for the Industrialise Africa category)

The 2018 Nairobi innovation week took place between 5th to 9th March 2018. The theme for this year’s event was ‘innovating for a better tomorrow, with startups being the key focus for the event.



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Great Court-maincampus
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A team of senior managers from KASNEB visited the University on March 12, 2018 to benchmark on the Biometric Student Registration and Identification System (BSRIS). Led by the Examination Director, Isaac Njuguna, the team was hosted by the Principal, CAVS Prof. Stephen Kiama who highlighted the genesis and purpose of the project.

 



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CAVS Boardroom
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The Commission for University Education undertook a confirmatory audit of the Koitaleel Samoei University College, Mosoriot Campus on Thursday 22 February 2018. This is a follow-up of an earlier visit to inspect the facilities at the campus as it walks the journey towards accreditation. The CUE audit team was led by the Deputy Commission Secretary Prof. Grace Njoroge.

 



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mosoriot campus
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Mrs.  Tryphaena Estambale has been deployed to ICT Centre as Deputy Registrar with effect from  Feb 5, 2018.

Mrs. Estambale has worked for the University of Nairobi since 1989 where she joined as a Personal Admin Assistant to the DVC (Administration & Finance) in Links and Litigation which later became the Legal Office.



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mosoriot campus
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The January 2018 webmetrics world ranking results are out. The University of Nairobi has maintained its top spot as an academic giant being ranked position 7 in Africa and 874 in the world. UoN also emerged top in East Africa beating legendary Makerere University which took position 11 in Africa and 1113 worldwide.

UON was ranked the best in Kenya followed by Egerton University, Kenyatta University, Moi University, Jomo Kenyatta and Masinde Muliro University.



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mosoriot campus
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ICT Department end year party was held on Friday 15th December 2017 at Safari Bowling Green, Parklands.

The party which started off at one p.m. allowed members from ICT from various colleges to interact and have merry. 

Present at the party was former Director ICT Dr. Ibrahim Otieno who said he was honored to be invited and he will continue missing the entire UON ICT department.



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mosoriot campus
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Prof Meoli Kashorda, the CEO KENET, with a team of managers from KENET  paid a courtesy call to the University of Nairobi ICTC Centre. He was received by the Director ICTC Christopher Moturi,  Deputy Directors and other Head of Sections of the Centre.



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ICT BOARDROOM
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The just concluded 2017 Triple Helix summit held at the University of Nairobi was all about Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s). The theme for this year was ‘’Accelerating the Attainment of SDG’s through ICT +Data’’.

Triple Helix is a methodology of how to reach sustainability; going beyond teaching to reach/achieve development



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ICT BOARDROOM
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A panelist at the 2017 Triple Helix Summit, Mr. Benson Kimani discussed in detail on the roadmap and domestication of SDG’s and what Kenya needs to achieve these goals in order to end poverty, fight inequality and injustice, and tackle climate change by 2030.

The strategic areas of focus on the roadmap include:



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UON TOWERS
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On Thursday 6th April a panel of experts engaged the audience on the role of ICT and data on the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals.



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UON TOWERS-MANU CHANDARIA CENTRE
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Administrators from various schools were today 29th march 2017 given a refresher course on online application and rolling admissions systems. This system was first used in the September 2016 intake and it has now been rolled out to 2017 January and may intake.



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ict Corporate lab
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(Finland Ambassador H.E Tarja Fernandez)



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UON TOWERS lECTURE HALL 401
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(Seated:left is the outgoing ICT Director Dr. Ibrahim Otieno and on the right is the new Director Mr. Christopher Moturi together with ICT staff)



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ICT BOARDROOM-CHIROMO
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Dr. Ibrahim Otieno is the Director ICT. He has served in this capacity from May 2012 up to date. The Director took some time to talk to us on work, family and future aspirations.

How would you describe Dr. Ibrahim Otieno?

I consider myself to be a loyal worker, dedicated, committed and a self-motivated person. I am also highly skilled with vast experience in Management of ICT.



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ICT BOARDROOM-CHIROMO
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The Maintenance Section is one of the core sections of ICT. It is the section mandated to ensure the purchase, replacement and implementation of critical equipment at the Data Centre and offices. This equipment include; the Interruptible Power System,(UPS), Line Printers, Air Conditioners (ACs) generators and all other machinery used in the offices.



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ICT BOARDROOM-CHIROMO
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The 2017 Nairobi innovation week will be held in March. This was revealed by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi who was speaking to potential partners at the Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 breakfast meeting. The meeting was held with the purpose of seeking more partners for the innovation week.



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ICT BOARDROOM-CHIROMO
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Members of staff from various departments in Central were today 3rd November trained on how to use the staff clearance and staff movement systems.

Staff movement is a system that will enable the administration track records of staff during internal transfers, show any staff away on study leave, sabbatical leave or maternity leave, and staff who are away from the office on work travel.



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MASTERS COMPUTING LAB
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The University of Nairobi has been officially admitted to Worldwide Universities Network (WUN). This is following the participation of the Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi in Australia-Africa Universities Network (AAUN) in Perth, Australia and the evaluation of UoN by the global Universities Network.



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MASTERS COMPUTING LAB
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The Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 (NIW2017) will be held between March 6th and 10th 2017. The Theme for NIW2017 is "Innovating to Solve Pressing Local and Global Challenges". If you would like to participate by submitting a research paper, kindly consider the following sub themes:

 

1. Agents of Change: Children, Adolescent and Young Adults

 

2. Tools to Enable and Facilitate Innovations

 

3. The Startup Movement as an avenue for solving pressing challenges

 



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MASTERS COMPUTING LAB
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Two University of Nairobi Students have come up with a mobile application called MealTime that aims at offering a solution in the Student Welfare Association (SWA) Kitchens. The app aims at reducing queues, fastening the serving processes and enable advanced feedback system at the Student Masses within the University of Nairobi.



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MASTERS COMPUTING LAB
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The University of Nairobi joined other Stakeholders in celebrating the 10th International day of Non-Violence. The event was held at Taifa Hall on Monday 3rd October 2016. This day also coincides with the 147th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi



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Taifa Hall
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A team of 3 ICT members of staff visited Mombasa Campus on Friday 30th September 2016 ahead of the Commission for University Education (CUE) Audit which will take place later this month of October. The purpose of the visit was to ascertain that all ICT services at the Campus were CUE compliant in line with the World Class Status of the University of Nairobi.



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Taifa Hall
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Staff members from University Health Services (UHS) have undergone one day training on how to use University Health Management Information System (UHMIS). This is an in-house developed health automated system intended to be used by physicians, nurses and pharmacists.



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Taifa Hall
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UON and Housing Finance have entered into discussions on projects where the two institutions can collaborate. These projects include student scholarships, student accommodation, staff housing and credit facilities to staff.



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Council Chambers
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Senior Administrators from the University of Nairobi have undergone intensive two day training on labor laws. The training was conducted by The Federation of Kenya Employers (FKE) on 15th and 16th September 2016.



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Central Catering Unit (CCU)
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A public lecture entitled ‘Oil and Gas sector in the East African region: Challenges and development’ was held today 1st July 2016 at the University of Nairobi. The lecture was held in collaboration with Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC).



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TAIFA HALL
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In sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya is among the few that has the lowest number of illiterate youth. Over the last 15 years there has only been 2% increase in adult and youth literacy. These observations were made by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) specialist Mr. Hassan Abdi   when he visited the Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi in his office today June 29Th 2016



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Vice-Chancellor's Office
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A new book by Mwangi Mathai - Beyond Poverty and Vulnerability in Kenya has been launched by University of Nairobi Press.

The launch was presided by P.L.O. Lumumba, the Director, Kenya School of Law urged the youth to see Africa as a rich continent as this is the only way that we can stop the culture of dependency and put more effort in building and liberating Africa.



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EDUCATION BULDING
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UON will continue to strengthen its existing relationship and collaborations with Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM). This was discussed in meeting held between the two organizations that were attended by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi and Prof. Adipala Ekwamu, the Executive Secretary, RUFORUM.



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EDUCATION BULDING
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(Vice Chancellor Prof. Mbithi & President of Galilee Institute Dr. Joseph Shevel)

Discussions on collaboration between the University of Nairobi and Galilee International Management Institute-based in Northern Israel have started. The discussions took place in a meeting that was attended by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi and the President of Galilee Institute Dr. Joseph Shevel.



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EDUCATION BULDING
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ICT Centre staff held a meeting today 20th June 2016 to check on the progress made so far by all the different sections of the department.



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ICT boardroom
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The 2nd International day of Yoga was held at the University of Nairobi grounds on June 19th 2016. The Event was graced by top dignitaries including sports cabinet secretary Dr.Hassan Wario who represented the Deputy President Willian Ruto.

Dr. Hassan Wario said that Yoga is a wholistic approach to the total wellbeing of a person. It is also a way of living healthy



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graduation squire
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(David meets Mrs. Margaret Fountain, The Global Benefactor of The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Foundation)



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Bagshot Park, Surrey,London
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Today, 14th June 2016 marked International Blood Donor Day with the theme for this year being ‘blood connects all of us’.

Speaking during the event, the Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi thanked the organizers for choosing to host the event at the University of Nairobi. ‘it is a demonstration that you have a high regard for this university'.



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Great Court
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Web Champions from Central Administration have gone through an extensive web drive. The champions were drawn from all the central departments and other university of Nairobi satellite campus. The aim of the web drive was to sensitive the champions on the different web parameters and how to go about adding or uploading content on the websites.



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ICT Corporate Laboratory
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All web champions from the central departments will undergo a thorough training on matters website. The aim of the training is to enable all the people involved in the websites, to be in a position to post and upload content for their various departments.



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ICT Corporate Laboratory
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A capacity building workshop was held today 8th June 2016 at JKML. The workshop was attended by Heads of Departments and staff members from the Central Administration.



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Maktaba Hall- Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library
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The Vice Chancellor Professor Mbithi held a meeting today 6th June 2016 with all the Department Heads from the Central Administration. The meeting took place at the Confucius Institute (ED 213).

The aim of the meeting was discuss matters website and to update all the central heads how their departments were performing on presence, openness, visibility and impact. these are the indicaotrs used in the webmetrics to rank Universities.



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Confucius Institute (ED 213).
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miss maimuna hussein receiving an award

The University of Nairobi held a prize presentation ceremony today 20th May at Taifa Hall. The ceremony was held to recognize outstanding students in the 2011/2012 and 2012/2013 academic years.



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taifa hall
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vc meets oil and gas stakeholders in the country

Permanent Secretary for Shipping and Maritime Affair, Mrs. Nancy Karigithu, paid a courtesy call on the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi. During the visit Mrs. Nancy tasked the University with producing engineers that will be useful in oil and gas exploration



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council chambers
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training trainers on how to use post graduate tracking system

(trainers at the ICT corporate laboratory)

Trainers have undergone an intense workshop/training on how to use the Postgraduate Academic Tracking Information System. The trainers comprise of Web Administrative Officers OIC’s (Officer in Charge), Deans, Directors, Chairmen of Departments, Faculty Admins and Exam Officers.



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ICT Corporate Laboratory
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The website team is currently undertaking a website drive in all the colleges. This is in an effort to boost the website web ranking indicators. The webometrics ranking is done after every six months. In the last web ranking the university was ranked 6th in Africa and 855 worldwide.



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ICT Corporate Laboratory
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The University of Nairobi has in the recent years made concerted effort in positioning itself as the regional innovation and technology hub. This has seen the institution continually develop system after system to ease operations and also push the university to the next level in matters technology. 

The University of Nairobi has now fully integrated Information Communication and Technology in most of its operations. This year alone, the University has launched two systems; Online Application Information System and Research Grant Management Information System (RGMIS).



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ICT Corporate Laboratory
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The data communication team has this week done an overhaul of the whole CBPS PABX (Private Automatic Branch Exchange) communication. This is an effort to increase efficiency in the telephone communication, and upgrade of the telecommunications to a much newer technology, reduce noise and increase in customer handling capacity.

PABX is an automatic telephone switching system which allows and controls the sharing of different phone lines between different communication devices



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ICT Corporate Laboratory
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The 2016 innovation week roadmap has officially kicked off. This year’s innovation week will take place from the 1st of August all through to 5th August. The 2016 innovation week will focus on partnerships for innovations that truly impact people and societies.



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Vice Chancellor's Parlour
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The University of Nairobi mid-year performance for the period 2015/2016 was reviewed by a team from the Department of Performance Contracting.



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Vice Chancellor's Parlour
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ICT staff members took the Oath of Confidentiality at the Council Chambers today Monday 21st March 2016. The vetting process started today and will be conducted on all members of staff of UON.



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council chambers
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(Eng. George Tanui C.E.O konza Techno city (KTC))

A Public Forum on Innovation –‘The Role of Universities in Building Kenya’s Innovation Ecosystem was held today Tuesday February 23rd 2016 at Taifa Hall. The guest speaker at the forum was Engineer George Tanui who is the Chief Executive Officer for Konza Techno City.



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TAIFA HALL
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ICT Centre is currently sensitizing staff on how to secure information. The training is running for five days; from 29th February to 3rd march 2016.  Some of the security measures being taught to the staff include: preventive maintenance, operating system activities, help desk, active directory, passwords and the internet.



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ICT Centre Corporate Laboratory
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The Research Grants Management Information System (RGMIS) was launched today, 24th February 2015 at CCU by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi

Most of the researches in the University of Nairobi are managed using the manual system which has challenges particularly in terms of coordination and streamlining of the grant management processes and inability to effectively track research activities, information and outputs.



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CENTRAL CATERING UNIT
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C4DLab, the University of Nairobi Innovation Hub has started a training program to help people create innovations in partnership with UNICEF and INTEL.

DESIGN THINKING

A leading practitioner of Design Thinking defines this as a human-centered approach to innovation that integrates the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success.

INTERNET OF THINGS



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CENTRAL CATERING UNIT
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ICT CENTRE

Analysis of the Ranking Web of Universities-January 2016

1.Introduction



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CENTRAL CATERING UNIT
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(ICT Website Team)

The University Nairobi has performed excellent in the just concluded webometrics rank. The university has been placed at position 6th in Africa and 697 worldwide.

This is a great improvement as compared to previous years and it is also the best position that the university has ever obtained since the ranking was introduced.



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ICT Centre boadroom
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The training of trainers on ORCid (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) and TurnItIn has started. The training is currently underway at the ICT laboratory at the JKML (Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library).

The trainers are going through an intense one day training on how to use an ORCiD account and TurnItIn Software. After the training, they will be sent to the various colleges to assist the lecturers and other members of staff to sign up with ORCiD and how to check for plagiarism using TurnItIn.



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ICT Laboratory -Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library (JKML)
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(Israel Ambassador, H.E. Yahel Vilan)

The University of Nairobi hosted the Israeli Government to commemorate the Holocaust Remembrance Day. The United Nations declared 27th of January the International Holocaust Day.



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8.4.4 BUILDING
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Researchers in the university have been urged to sign up with ORCiD (Open Researcher and Contributor ID). ORCiD is a unique digital identifier that uniquely distinguishes one researcher to another especially those sharing same or similar names. ORCiD helps a researcher to easily and uniquely attach his identity to research objects such as datasets, equipment, articles, media stories, citations, experiments, patents, and notebooks.



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8.4.4 BUILDING
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The University of Nairobi has received over 500 TurnItIn licences which are valid for one year. The Turnitin Software is anti-plagiarism software that detects any similarity in a given paper from other sources. The paper is checked against over millions of other student papers and any similarity is detected by the software.



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Library Boadroom
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The University of Nairobi has acquired anti-plagiarism software –turnItIn. This is one if not the best anti plagiarism software that is used by many institutions of higher learning across the globe.

The software is able to detect and highlight any similarity in the paper.  The similarity rate shows the percentage of matching text, as well as sources for the text that was used in the student's paper.



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Library Boadroom
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The College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) earlier on launched Huduma Centre which is located at the Education Building

This is one of the largest colleges with a large student body and so the launch of one stop shop will go a long way in service delivery and customer satisfaction. The Centre will aide in bringing services closer to the customers and also aide in faster delivery as all services will be accessed under one roof.



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Library Boadroom
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The website team has hit the ground running this New Year. The team is already putting more effort to ensure the university of Nairobi continue to be ranked and recognized as an academic giant not just in Africa but the world over.



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ICTC BOARDROOM
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The Graduate School participated in the Firefighting/Safety measures training organized by the Estates Department on Friday, 21st September 2018. The training consisted of various units within the University.



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University of Nairobi
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At the 59th UoN graduation, the nation witnessed Prof. Julius Alexander Ogeng’o receive the University of Nairobi’s Post-Doctoral Degree. Prof. Ogeng’o is the fifth recipient to be awarded the feat. We also wish to recognise the 73 graduates who were awarded PhD Degrees.

The graduation ceremony was presided over by the Chancellor, Dr. Rattansi who welcomed the newly appointed UoN Council led by Prof. Julia Ojiambo.

The Graduate School wishes to Congratulate all who graduated during the 59th University of Nairobi Graduation Ceremony

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University of Nairobi
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University of Nairobi
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Rehearsal for the 59th Graduation Ceremony will be held on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 10.00AM at the Chancellors Court  next to the Central Catering Unit. All Graduands intending to participate must attend.

All graduands must be formally dressed and in full Academic Attire for both rehearsal and graduation.



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University of Nairobi
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