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There are 92 images in this galleryThu, 2015-02-26 14:05
The University of Nairobi (UoN) and the Nation Media Group (NMG) have entered into discussions on possible areas of collaboration. This was the agenda when the NMG team led by Group Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Linus Gitahi paid a courtesy call on the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi.
Among the key issues explored include creation and actualization of a joint initiative that will run as a series of discussions on leadership and profile UoN’s research and innovation breakthroughs on various NMG’s platforms.
There are 55 images in this galleryThu, 2015-02-12 09:48
President Uhuru Kenyatta officially launched the Presidential Digital Talent Programme at the University of Nairobi, Taifa Hall.
The Presidential Digital Talent Programme aims at enhancing service delivery to citizens through effective and efficient use of information communication technologies (ICT). Through internships, the programme will offer participants an opportunity to understand government services, giving them an opening to contribute towards improving service delivery to Kenyan citizens.
There are 99 images in this galleryTue, 2015-02-10 11:01
The University of Nairobi Alumni Association held celebrations to mark the 10th anniversary since its inception.
The colourful ceremony, complete with a gala dinner for its members, was held at the Great Court, Main Campus.
There are 43 images in this galleryThu, 2015-02-26 14:16
The University of Nairobi (UoN) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the International Potato Centre (CIP) that will establish academic relations between the two.
As per the agreement, the collaboration will among others things, promote joint research activities publications, source for research funding and provide internships and job opportunities for students. In addition, the cooperation agreement will see the two institutions conduct breeding work and potato trials at the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences (CAVS) fields and engage staff and students in building research through exchange programmes and short courses.
There are 74 images in this galleryMon, 2015-02-09 11:20
The University of Nairobi management team led by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi met the Mombasa Campus team and received their memorandum.
The meeting is part of the management’s strategy to address the challenges affecting normal operations in the University.
There are 55 images in this gallerySat, 2015-02-07 07:01
The University Management Board led by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi met the Kisumu Campus Academic Board who presented their memorandum. During the tour, the management team also assessed the on-going construction of Kisumu Towers, a University of Nairobi project.
There are 63 images in this galleryThu, 2015-02-05 16:23
The University Management Board held a meeting with the College of Health Sciences Academic Board.
There are 74 images in this galleryFri, 2015-01-23 15:46
The Mitsubishi Corporation has awarded scholarships to 14 needy and bright students of the University of Nairobi.
The scholarships will benefit students from the Department of Geography and Environmental studies and the School of Biological Sciences who are taking their BSc degree in Environmental Conservation and Natural Resources Management.
There are 45 images in this galleryFri, 2015-01-23 15:35
The University Management Board led by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi held a session with the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) Academic Board and discussed pertinent issues affecting the College’s operations.
The Principal, Prof. Enos Njeru, presented the College memorandum detailing various revenue enhancement strategies in place.
There are 82 images in this galleryTue, 2015-01-20 11:55
The College of Education and External Studies (CEES) have presented their memorandum to the Vice-Chancellor and the University Management Board. In a meeting held at the Kikuyu Campus, the Principal, Prof. Isaac Jumba made a detailed presentation capturing various components of the College.
There are 60 images in this galleryTue, 2015-01-20 15:57
As part of the strategic meetings by the University Management with the College Academic Boards, the College of Biological and Physical Sciences (CBPS) today met the management team led by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi.
During the interactive session, the College presented a detailed memorandum capturing its operations.
There are 43 images in this galleryWed, 2015-01-21 12:56
As part of management’s strategy to address issues affecting the University’s development, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi accompanied by the University Management Board met the College of Architecture and Engineering Academic Board to discuss the College memoranda.
During the meeting, Principal Prof. Bernard Njoroge presented the various issues touching on the College’s management and day to day running.
There are 99 images in this galleryTue, 2015-01-20 12:02
The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi, met the College of Agriculture Veterinary Sciences Academic Board to discuss the College memoranda.
During the interactive session, the Principal, Prof. Agnes Mwang’ombe made a presentation detailing the pertinent issues affecting the College.
There are 92 images in this galleryWed, 2015-01-14 16:53
The University of Nairobi formally installed the seventh Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi in a colourful ceremony held in Taifa Hall. During the ceremony presided over by the Chancellor, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi, Prof. Mbithi was entrusted with the instruments that symbolize the powers of the office. The instruments included the University Mace, Seal, Charter and Standard.
There are 83 images in this galleryWed, 2015-01-14 16:57
After the official ceremony, the University held a luncheon to celebrate the inauguration of the 7th Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi and commendation of the 6th Vice-Chancellor, Prof. George Magoha
There are 49 images in this galleryMon, 2015-01-05 11:48
Prof. George A.O. Magoha, outgoing Vice-Chancellor, University of Nairobi, has formally handed over office to the newly appointed Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter M.F. Mbithi after a successful completion of his tenure. Prof. Mbithi becomes the seventh Vice-Chancellor since the inception of the University of Nairobi in 1970.
There are 100 images in this galleryTue, 2015-01-06 12:55
View of the Chiromo Funeral Parlour
There are 21 images in this galleryTue, 2015-01-06 13:21
The Dental Plaza an income generating project of the University of Nairobi
There are 53 images in this galleryTue, 2015-01-06 14:21
In 2014, the UNES Board held a Cocktail party.
There are 100 images in this galleryTue, 2015-01-06 13:32
UNES offers various catering services. Here is a sample of their great work.
There are 50 images in this galleryMon, 2014-12-22 17:42
There was pomp and colour when the Chiromo Alumni Chapter was launched as the 13th Alumni Chapter in the University.
The event held on December 10, 2014 was graced by Deputy President, William Ruto representative Prof. Fred Segor, Permanent Secretary, Department of Livestock, University of Nairobi Chancellor, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi, Chairman of Council, Dr. Idle Farah, Vice-Chancellor designate, Prof. Peter Mbithi, among other esteemed guests.
There are 84 images in this galleryWed, 2014-12-10 11:32
8, 803 graduands have been conferred and awarded with degrees and diplomas at the University of Nairobi’s 52nd graduation ceremony by the Chancellor, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi who was also conferred with honorary degree in humane letters.
Royal Media Group Chairman, Samuel Macharia was also conferred with doctor of letters. During the ceremony, a record 104 PhDs were conferred bringing the total Phds awarded by University this year to 123.
There are 57 images in this galleryMon, 2014-12-08 09:59
The University of Nairobi joined the rest of the world today in commemorating the 2014 World AIDS Day. HIV testing, counseling, breast and cervical cancer, prostate cancer, diabetes and hypertension screening are among the activities planned for the day.
The event, themed “Getting to zero; zero new infections, zero AIDS related stigma and discrimination and zero AIDS related deaths,” held at the Kenya Science Campus, saw local artists entertain the students, members of staff and the general public throughout the day.
There are 12 images in this galleryTue, 2014-11-18 14:58
Having being crowned the winners during the 23rd African Human Rights Moot Court competition, the School of Law presented the Moot Court Trophy to the University management led by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. George Magoha.
There are 25 images in this galleryTue, 2014-11-18 17:00
The University of Nairobi organized a two-day annual refresher training for corruption prevention committees and integrity officers as part of efforts to mainstream the fight against corruption.
The training focused on specific deliverables to combat corruption and unethical practices in the University. Participants being sensitized on new developments in governance particularly the embracement of e-procurement, now anchored in law. Facilitators were drawn from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission, Public Procurement Oversight Authority and the National Treasury.
There are 16 images in this galleryTue, 2014-11-18 14:52
The University of Nairobi has donated Kshs. 5 million towards the Beyond Zero Campaign. The donation was presented to Her Excellency the First Lady Margaret Kenyatta by the UoN Chairman of Council, Dr. Idle Farah and Vice-Chairman, Dr. Betty Gikonyo, during the laying of the Foundation Stone for the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board (MPDB) Office Complex at Woodlands Avenue, Nairobi. The immediate goal of the Campaign is to equip the 47 counties in the country with mobile clinics, so that mothers and children can survive and thrive.
There are 54 images in this galleryTue, 2014-11-18 17:00
There was a rich mix of culture, pomp and colour as the University of Nairobi (UoN) joined the world in celebrating International Students Day 2014. The students drawn from different countries had an opportunity to interact with one another, sample different cultures, share experiences and establish networks.
The University of Nairobi is host to over 900 international students, from United States of America, Europe, Germany, Turkey, Japan, China, Cameroon, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Uganda, Tanzania, Somalia, South Sudan, among others.
There are 16 images in this galleryFri, 2014-10-24 10:58
As Kenya/UNESCO mark 50 years’ celebrations, the University of Nairobi (UoN) is participating in the fete by exhibiting materials showing UoN and UNESCO partnership success stories.
The 3-day fete which is being held at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre has brought together different organizations and counties that have benefitted from UNESCO’s activities in Kenya. The University of Nairobi has been part of the UNESCO family for a long time, and currently we have benefitted from an endowment Chair in the department of Sociology, and there has been various outreach activities carried out by the UNESCO-Chair.
On Tuesday, October 21, 2014, UoN and UNESCO held a roundtable event that offered an opportunity to participants to exchange views and stimulate debate about the compelling issues of sustainable development.
There are 7 images in this galleryFri, 2014-10-24 10:44
Ongoing construction of the University Of Nairobi towers
There are 37 images in this galleryFri, 2014-10-24 12:00
Various departments from the University of Nairobi (UoN) participated in the Nairobi International Trade Fair 2014.
The annual event accords the University a platform to share information with stakeholders among them potential students, parents and the general public on its programme and services, and its role in national development.
On display at the University stands are research innovations, food crops and farm animals which are in line with this year's trade fair theme- ‘Enhancing Technology in Agriculture and Industry for Food Security and National Growth.’
UoN scooped first position in best innovation and invention stand and second position in best university stand, best institution of higher learning in developing and advanced technology, best engineering based institution of higher learning and best stand that promotes national cohesion and integration development. The University has also won prizes in the farm and animal produce categories.