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DAAD will be offering the University of Nairobi upto Seven (7) Masters Scholarships and upto Seven (7) Ph.D Scholarships for the 2016/2017 academic year, eligible in the following Schools/Centres.<

C4DLab announces a learning-by-doing program to create innovations

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
Internet of Things (IoT) is a network of physical objects, devices, vehicles, buildings and other items which are embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and network connectivity, which enables these objects to collect and exchange data.
 

Library Short Courses: February 2016

The Library Department in collaboration with UNES Consultancy will be running the following short course;
 
ELECTRONIC RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (THREE DAY COURSE)
DATE:  24th – 26th February 2016
VENUE:  University of Nairobi, Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library.
TIME:  9.00 a.m. – 4 p.m.
COST: Ksh. 30,000.
 
OBJECTIVE: Effective management and utilization of electronic resources in academic organizations.
 
TARGET AUDIENCE: Information professionals responsible for managing promotion, access and utilization of electronic resources.
 
AMENITIES: The course will provide venue, tea, lunch and training materials. Participants will be required to organize for their own transport to and from the venue as well as accommodation.
 

DECLARATION OF INCOME, ASSETS AND LIABILITIES (2013-2015)

REMINDER

Ref: UON/CA/2/23 Vol. III                                                         December 23 2015

REMINDER TO ALL MEMBERS OF STAFF - UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI

THE PUBLIC OFFICER ETHICS ACT 2003, THE CODE OF CONDUCT FOR PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES AND THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI STAFF CODE OF CONDUCT AND ETHICS                

DECLARATION OF INCOME, ASSETS AND LIABILITIES (2013-2015)

Declaration for the period November 1 2013 to October 31 2015 is now due.

All members of staff who have not collected, completed and submitted the declaration as appropriately are reminded to comply with the directive as required.

Library Short Course on Records Management

The Library Department in conjunction with UNES Ltd will conduct a short course on Records Management as follows;
 
Dates: 25th - 27th November 2015
Venue: Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library
Cost: Ksh. 30,000.00
Target audience: Secretaries, Records Management Officers 11 and 111,
Record Clerks, Procurement Assistants, Accounts Assistants, Human Resource Assistants
Course details:
 

All third year 2012 KCSE Candidates, online room application for Academic Year 2016/2017

This is to inform you that the room application exercise for the 2016/2017 academic year for the above group of students is to start onOctober 25, 2015 and closes on November 25, 2015 at midnight.
 
You are hereby encouraged to apply to avoid any inconveniences.  Take note that there shall be no extension after the closure on the 25th November 2015. All queries pertaining to online room application process should be addressed to hamis@uonbi.ac.ke or through telephone numbers 0204913433 or 0204913405
 
Please comply to avoid any inconvenience.
 

100 fully-funded Scholarships for the Rome Model United Nations

The “INTERNATIONAL CAREERS FESTIVAL” will take place from the 5th to the 8th of March 2016 and will be the first event in Italy dedicated to those who want to gain a competitive edge in the world of international careers. The Festival is organized by the Giovani nel Mondo (GnM) Association with the support and patronage of eminent institutions, amongst which are the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Roma Capitale, the European Commission, the World Food Programme (WFP) and IFAD.

The event will be structured into 4 intense days of information and an alternative approach to employment, allowing each participant to choose the path most suited to their needs and abilities, bringing them closer to a successful career. One of the projects within the Festival is dedicated to the world of diplomacy, the United Nations, and international organizations: the ROME MODEL UNITED NATIONS.

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The Chinese Ambassador Scholarships

Applications are invited from needy undergraduate students for the Chinese Ambassador Scholarships.  Applicants should meet the following criteria;
 
1.        Registered needy students.
 
2.        Excellent academic record.
 
3.        Individual of impeccable character.
 
4.        Non-beneficiary of any other scholarship in the previous academic year.
 
5.        Full time student of the University of Nairobi.
 
Applications should be accompanied by an application form, copies of the national and university identity cards, certified death certificates and an academic record which indicates actual marks.
 
The application form can be accessed at www.studentsadvisor.uonbi.ac.ke and be handed at the office of the Special Student Advisor by Friday, 30th October, 2015 at 4.00pm.
 
 
PROF. GODFREY MURIUKI
SPECIAL STUDENT ADVISOR
 

World Bank Group Career Presentation

The World Bank Group is in the process of offering employment to graduates from our University.
 
The Bank targets to recruit current and former graduates in Agriculture, Computing & Informatics, Economics, Education, Environment, Health Sciences and Development Studies. Representatives from Washington D.C
(World Bank Group Headquarters) and Nairobi office will be making a presentation on "Careers at the World Bank Group".
 
The Bank is interested with persons who hold or are currently taking studies at Masters or PhD levels, alumni with related qualifications as well as students in the above mentioned disciplines.
 
If you are keen to work with the World Bank Group or want to know more about World Bank, please ensure to attend. The event will take place on
Wednesday 30 September, 2015 at Education Lecture Theatre II from 5.00pm -
7.30pm.
 
ALL ARE WELCOME!