The University of Nairobi through the Dept of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering has signed an MOU with the World Food Programme. Through this MOU, the UoN will construct Zero Energy Charcoal and Brick Coolers in Kakuma Refuge camp for preservation of fruits and vegetables in markets within the settlement.



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On 4th December  2018 volkswagen foundation post-doctorial fellowship team from various countries  visited  EBE department.The foundation has research  collaborations with the department. Mr Frankline Mwiti and Mr Peter Kimani (M.sc and P.hd students respectively) made a presentation of their  their reseach projects.

 



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ESA organised a lecture talk on the 16th at UoN Towers under the subject "People and Water, Globally influenced and locally implemented" with the speaker Prof John E. Tobiason.



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Engineering Students visit to Nguluni water projects in Makueni County between the 12 and 15th of Jan 2019, 3 representatives from Engineering Students Association joined the EWB team from university of Massachusetts

 

at the site where they were able to learn the following during the period of field work:



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The college of Architecture and Engineering is pleased to welcome you to our open day to be held on 8th and 9th of February 2019 at the Great Court main campus.

The event themed Come Learn, Grow and Prosper is an opportunity to interact with our renowned scholars and an opportunity to learn about our college.

Come visit us and get to know more about your course of choice and its career prospects.



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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering in conjunction with Environmental and Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) committee organized an academic trip to Mombasa from 18th to 21st October 2018.           



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The Department has been sponsored by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) to host Innovation Exposition of Agricultural, Environmental and Biosystems Engineering on 23rd October 2018 as part of the School of Engineering Conference which runs from 22nd – 24th October 2018. During the exposition we will have the following:



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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering together with the EBESA (student Association), organized 5th year Leavers Party on Friday 13th July, 2018 at Swiss Lenana Mount Hotel, Valley Road, Nairobi.



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Swiss Lenana Mount Hotel, Nairobi
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 Engineering Design Project Final Presentations for the 5th year students 2017/ 2018 were held on 29th June 2018 at the department’s premises Upper Kabete.



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Swiss Lenana Mount Hotel, Nairobi
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On 14th to 31st May 2018, EBE-Postgraduate student (MSc), Mr.Frankline Mwiti visited University of Kassel on research collaboration to learn ANSYS-FLUENT software.                      



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UNIVERSITY OF KASSEL - GERMANY
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The department of Environmental and Biosystemes Engineering constructed an Evaporative Charcoal Cooler as well as a Zero Energy Brick Cooler for farmers in Karurumo, Embu County.



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UNIVERSITY OF KASSEL - GERMANY
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EBE students participated in this year Nairobi ploughing competition that was held at Kanyariri Vet Farm (CAVs) on 24th March, 2018. The event was organised by Agricultural Society of Kenya.



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UNIVERSITY OF KASSEL - GERMANY
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EBE students participated in the 2018 Dr. Patrick Musimba Award which was held on March 13th 2018 at the Sarova Panafric Hotel. The award,  which started two years ago as a reward to the most innovative engineering student.



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UNIVERSITY OF KASSEL - GERMANY
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Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK) has formally written the Vice Chancellor University of Nairobi to confirm accreditation of BSc Biosystems Engineering.


EBK has also listed the course on its website as one of his accredited programs from University of Nairobi.



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UNIVERSITY OF KASSEL - GERMANY
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Staff and students of University of Massachusetts Amherst college, USA visited the Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering on 16th January 2018.



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Main Campus
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On Wednesday 31st Jan 2018 Mr. FrancisMuga from Kwazul Natal University in South Africa visited the department and made a presentation of his research on Characterization of the Electrochemical Properties of Maize Grains Contaminated with Aflatoxin.               



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Main Campus
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The 4th year students held the mechanical design presentation on 23rd January 2018.The design project involves a study of the application of the general principles, empiricism of mechanics of solids to the creative design of mechanical equipment, product development, management and economics.



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UPPER KABETE
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On wed 6th Dec 2017, Collaboration Engineering Solutions and Products (CESP-Africa) visited the department and made a presentation on current integrated water treatment technologies.



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UPPER KABETE
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Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering organized its Postgraduate Students’ Progress Reports Presentation on 1st December 2017.



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Civil Engineering Project Room
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Staff at the Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering attended a one day Training on Turnitin. This is an Internet-based plagiarism-prevention commercial service.

The following was covered during the training;



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EBE Main Campus
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First year 2018/19  year students visited the department upper kabete premises for an orientation  on 13th Sept, 2017. The purpose was familiarization of the department infrastructures, resources and meeting with the senior students 4th and 5th year



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EBE Main Campus
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering  students are currently sitting for their second semester and first semester final examination academic year  16/17 & 17/18 respectively . The Examination started on 5th June and will end on 16th June 2017.



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EBE Main Campus
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The Department of  EBE, Engineering Design Project Final Presentations for the 5th year students 2016/ 2017 were held on 31st May 2017 at the department’s premises Upper Kabete



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EBE Main Campus
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On the 20th of May, 2017, the Environmental & Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) had its Open Day and Annual General Meeting. Various activities were conducted including a final Match for the EBESA Football League.

Also conducted was the election of new EBESA Officials for the Academic Year 2017- 2018.



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EBE Main Campus
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On the 19th of May, 2017, the Environmental & Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) in conjunction with the EBE Department organized the Second Career Talk Session in Upper Kabete Campus.



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EBE Main Campus
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Group photo: Prof. Ayub Gitau (UoN); Prof. Gianni Vaggi and Prof. Maria Sassi (UoP) takes a group photo with student for the Master in Cooperation and Development.



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EBE Main Campus
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On the 29th of April, 2017 Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering students were involved in a one-day field trip to Kereita Forest. The trip was facilitated by Environmental and Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA).



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EBE Main Campus
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In our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) the University of Nairobi through department of EBE showcase students from Kenyatta University School of Engineering facilities at the department upper Kabete.



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upper kabete
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The Chairman, EBE Eng. Prof. A. N. Gitau  met with the student prize winners of the Dr. Musimba’s awards from the Department of Environmental and Biosytems Engineering. The Dr. Musimba awards challenge seeks to recognize, award and mentor the most innovative projects under the economic, political and the social pillars categories from the University of Nairobi, school of engineering.  



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upper kabete
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Visiting Professor Maria Sassi from the University of Pavia (Italy) made a presentation on Food Security & Bio Energy in Sub-Saharan Africa as part of her 3 day conference organized by the department.In attendance were the chairman Eng. Prof. Ayub. N.Gitau, members of staff; Dr. Mbuge, Dorcas Ndunge, Mr. Peter Kimani, and MSc students.



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upper kabete
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The Engineers Board of Kenya conducted an Accreditation Visit to the Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering on 14th December 2016.

Prof. J. Gichaga Chairman AQC adressing EBK Board members and EBE Staff.



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Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering
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Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering
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Machakos University College students paid a visit to the Department on 15th and 17th November, 2016. They were welcomed by the  Chairman Eng. Prof. A. N. Gitau.       The aim of the visit was to be trained on practicals and demonstration lessons on agricultural field engineering unit and farm machinery.



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UPPER KABETE
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On 8th November 2016 Prof Werner, the visiting Professor had a successful deliberation meeting with departmental staff members on the ongoing collaboration project.



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Upper Kabete Campus
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From Left: Prof. Diran Makinde – Senior Advisor NEPAD; Prof. Margaret Gitau – Purdue University USA; Prof. Ayub Gitau; Dr. Duncan Mbuge and Prof. Lawrence Gumbe.



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Cape Town Stellenbosch, South Africa
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Students from the Leibniz University Hanover, Germany attended University of Nairobi lectures on Friday 21st October 2016. 



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EBE offices Main Campus.
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The EBE 1st year students visited the department upper kabete premises for an orientation  on 30th Sept, 2016. The purpose was familiarization of the infratructures,  buildings and other parts of the department.

On the arrival, they were taken through our laboratories and workshop to have an overview of the core thematics areas of the department which inludes;



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UPPER KABETE
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering in conjunction with Environmental and Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) committee organized an academic excursion for the EBE students to Mombasa from 22nd to 25th September 2016.



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UPPER KABETE
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The department of EBE held MSc Proposal presentation on 31st August 2016 at INST Conference room.The presentations cover the thematic areas: water and irrigation engineering, renewable energy, power and machinery engineering, food and process, and Environmental engineering.



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nuclear science board room
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The chairman – EBE, Prof. A. N.  Gitau met with a delegation from the Botswana’s Ministry of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources - Department of Energy; Mr.Lesedi Bafetanye, Mr. Tendai Mugoni and Madam Semwelo Keipeile.                               



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nuclear science board room
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The principal CAE, Prof. Peter M. Ngau paid courtesy visit to the department of EBE upper kabete premises on 17th Aug, 2016. The purpose was familiarization of the infratructures, buildings and other parts of the department.



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UPPER KABETE
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Eng. Prof. A. N. Gitau participated in CEO GLOBAL, Regional Symposium and Award Ceremony held at Mayfair. He emerged country winner in the  Titans finalist (men) on Education and Training: Academic category.                                  



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MAYFAIR
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ESA and EBESA organized for a cleanup event at Donholm in conjunction with Environmental Sustainability led by Dr.Mbuge. The community work took place from 9am to 3pm in the evening. There were 70 students and a few saff members from CAE.



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MAYFAIR
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering invited PhD Students to present their progress report on 31st May, 2016.



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MAYFAIR
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The chairman, EBE met with Rachel Peletz and Emily Kumpel representatives from Aquaya Institute. The meeting held on 17th May 2016 aimed at discussing possible collaborations between the department and the Institute.                



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MAYFAIR
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The Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering  students are currently sitting for their second semester 15/16 final examination. The Examination started on 9th May and will end on 20th May 2016.



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MAYFAIR
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The University of Nairobi wishes to notify all students whose programmes were in session before the closure of the University on April 5, 2016 that they will resume their studies as follows:



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MAYFAIR
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Environmental and Biosystems Engineering Students Association (EBESA) held their Annual Open Day on 2nd April 2016 at Upper Kabete sports complex. There were several sports activity lined up for the day.

These included  semifinals in football, short races, egg race, eating competition and indoor games such as scrabble, checkers and chess.



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Upper Kabete
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The dean School of Engineering, Prof. Mbuthia Jackson M. paid a courtesy call to the department of EBE office, Upper Kabete on 20th April 2016. The purpose was familiarization of the infratructures, buildings and other parts of the department.



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Upper Kabete
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Environmental and Biosystems Engineering 4th year students had the mechanical design presentation on 5th April 2016.

The design project involves a study of the application of the general principles, empiricism of mechanics of solids to the creative design of mechanical equipment, product development, management and economics. This unit is examinable by coursework



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Upper Kabete Campus
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The department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering organized Engineering Design Project Final Presentations for the 5th year students 2015/ 2016. The presentations were held on 31st March 2016 at the department’s Upper Kabete premises.



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Upper Kabete
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The department of Geospatial and Space Technology, University of Nairobi

Ms Sabina Musangi in Oral Defence of her MSc. Thesis



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American wing Room AW 404
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 Geospatial & Space Technology Dept. held  two Geospatial Engineering Camps in 2018Chair, GST, Dr-Ing Faith N Karanja with students as they carry out  Deformation Survey at Athi Bridge, Kibwezi



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UoN Kibwezi Field Station, Kibwezi
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The department of Geospatial & Space Technology ,



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American wing Room AW 404
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The college of Architecture and Engineering is pleased to welcome you to our open day to be held on 8th and 9th of February 2019 at the Great Court main campus.

The event themed Come Learn, Grow and Prosper is an opportunity to interact with our renowned scholars and an opportunity to learn about our college.



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American Wing ,Room AW 404
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The department of Geospatial and Space Technology, University of Nairobi,

Group photo of Members of GESA,staffs and invited quest.

hosted the World GIS Day celebration on 15 /11/2018 at the University Towers room LT102.



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University Towers room LT102.
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 Geospatial & Space Technology Department, held the Final Oral Defense for 2 Year MSC Students in Geographical Information System for the academic year ending July, 2018



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American Wing Building, Room 404, Main Campus
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 Geospatial & Space Technology Department, held the Final Oral Defense for 5th Year for the academic year ending June, 2018.



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American Wing Building, Room 404, Main Campus
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Geospatial Engineering Students Association (GESA), Department of Geospatial and Space Technology

Geomap Staff explaining the GNSS Technology



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GEOMAP Africa,Nairobi Kenya
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Geospatial & Space Technology Department, University of Nairobi was among four     

Dr.-Ing. Faith N. Karanja, receiving GNSS Equipment from Prof. J. B. K. Kiema of RCMRD 



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RCMRD Headquarters, Kasarani, Nairobi
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Dr.-Ing. Faith N. Karanja, Chairperson, Geospatial & Space Technology Dept., focal person

University-UNESCO-MoE STEM program ‘Mentoring Girls in STEM’, addressed the  6th Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics, Camp, at Machakos Girls High School, Machakos County.



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Machakos Girls School, Machakos County
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Geospatial and Space Technology Department, a member of the Eastern Africa Land Administration Network becomes one of the first recipients of the Equipment GrantProf. Mulaku & Dr. Siriba receiving the equipment on behalf of the department



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RCMRD, Nairobi. Kenya
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Geospatial & Space Technology Dept., University of Nairobi, hosted the 9th AGM & Participants in group photo during the 9th EALAN AGM & Conference at KSMS, Nairobi



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Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi
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The Department of Geospatial & Space Technology held it's annual Geospatial Engineering Camp

Unit FGE400, from 27/05/2016 to 10/06/2016 at the University of Nairobi Kibwezi Field Station in Kibwezi.



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UoN Kibwezi Field Station, Kibwezi, Makueni County
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Department of Geospatial & Space Technology holds Final Oral Project Presentation

Mr. Mutwiri R. N. defends his Project in the Final Oral Project Presentation for 5th Years 

for 5th years for the academic year 2015/2016 on 29/04/16.



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Lecture Theatre Room AW404, American Wing Building,Main Campus, Nairobi
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Mr. C. Lwanga, with the HI-TARGET Team at the Proposed Receiving Station site on the American Wing Building rooftop



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Main Campus, Nairobi
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Geospatial and Space Technology  Department Scoops 1st Runners Up Position in Inaugural School of Engineering Open Day



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CCU Buuilding, Main Campus, Nairobi
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The Department of Geospatial and Space Technology held the 2015 Geospatial Engineering Camp from the 29/04/2015 to 13/05/2015 at the University of Nairobi’s Kibwezi Field Station.



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University of Nairobi Field Sation, Kibwezi
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Geospatial Engineering Students Association, GESA, in conjunction with the Department of Geospatial and Space Technology holds Send-off Dinner for the class of 2010-2015 on 24/10/15.



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Sarova Panafric Hotel, Nairobi
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The Department of Geospatial and Space Technology held the Final 5th Year Project Presentation on 24/04/2015.



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American Wing Building, Room AW404,Main Campus, Nairobi
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Serena Hotel
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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A meeting on a project between University of Birmingham, University of Nairobi and 

Kounkuey Design Initiative in Nairobi. First row from the left, Prof. Michael Gatari,

Prof. Mark Pelling (Kings College London), Prof. Karanja Mwangi, Prof. Francis Pope

Ms. Vera Bukachi, Dr. Anne Kamau, Prof Elijah Ndegwa



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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The college of Architecture and Engineering is pleased to welcome you to our open day to be held on 8th and 9th of February 2019 at the Great Court main campus.

The event themed Come Learn, Grow and Prosper is an opportunity to interact with our renowned scholars and an opportunity to learn about our college.



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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Group Photo of Participants at the Medical Physics Meeting, which was brain storming on how to jumpstart a program for faculty and clinician development in the field, in line with sustainable support of the vision embodied in the BIG FOUR Agenda, on 12th December 2018.



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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Prof. Michael Gatari, Director, Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology attending the First WHO Global Conference on Air Pollution and Health at WHO HQs in Geneva, Switzerland, 30th October to 1st November 2018. 



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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Prof Michael Gatari (University of Nairobi); Dr Mark Rubarenzya (Uganda National Roads Authority); Dr William Avis (University of Birmingham); Dr Lauren Andres (University of Birmingham) presented the activities of “A Systems Approach to Air Pollution (ASAP) – East Africa” at the African Studies Association Conference on 12th September 2018, University of Birmingham, UK.



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi
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INST Air quality team and research partners from the University of Birmingham (UoB and ASAP Project), Kings College, London and the Kounkuey Design Initiative (KDI) visited the Kibera By-pass as part of assessing the probable sites for a community-led air quality monitoring project in a Kenyan informal set-up. ​



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Kibera
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Mr John Birir, a staff at the INST, made an oral presentation on his paper "Interaction of ultrasonic waves with defects"  during NDE2018 conference. 



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Kibera
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The following candidates have been admitted to the Master of Science in Nuclear Science for which they have been educated,
trained, examined and qualified.

1. AMOS, Kipkosgei Chepkwony
2. BENSON, Kibet Maiyo
3. BERNARD, Kiprotich Cheneket
4. LINDAH, Karea Kiriinya
5. NGULI, Magdalene Katungulu
6. ONKANGI, Joshua Nyairo



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Chancellor’s Court, University of Nairobi
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Dr Harish Jagat Pant, Head of the Radiotracer Applications Sections at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai (BARC), India conducted a week-long training in radiotracers and gamma scanning for industrial applications, from 10th December-14th December 2018 at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi.  He 



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Chancellor’s Court, University of Nairobi
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Atmospheric Science for Sustainable Development

Professor Johan Boman, University of Gothenburg, department of chemistry and molecular biology, gave a seminar on Atmospheric Science for Sustainable Development at the Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology on 7th December 2018



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Chancellor’s Court, University of Nairobi
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Dr Andrea Mazzeo (PhD), Research Fellow at University of Birmingham, Department of Civil Engineering,  gave a seminar on air Pollution Modelling on 7th December 2018 at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology.



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University of Nairobi
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Prof. Peter J.T. Verheijen, from Department of Biotechnology, Delft University of Technology , Netherlands, delivered a 5 day Graduate course on Statistics and Introduction to modelling from 5th to 9th November 2018.



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University of Nairobi
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Prof. Peter J.T. Verheijen giving a seminar on 'Overview of mathematical modelling techniques'

Prof. Peter J.T. Verheijen, from Department of Biotechnology, Delft University of Technology , Netherlands, gave a seminar on 'Overview of mathematical modelling techniques' at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology on 9th November 2018.



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University of Nairobi
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The inaugural University of Nairobi Research Week was held from October 22nd to 26th, 2018 the University hosted eleven International Conferences covering a broad range of disciplines. 



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University of Nairobi
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University of Nairobi
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The first semester for the academic year 2018/2019 at the Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology commenced on 1st October 2018 with the reporting of the new students for the Master of Science in Nuclear Science Programme.



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University of Nairobi
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The Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology hosted a seminar and stakeholders Open Forum: Industrial applications on 4th October 2018.



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University of Nairobi
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The IAEA/OIOS evaluation exercise in the country kicked off yesterday, 1st October 2018 at the Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology.



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University of Nairobi
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The Institute of Global Innovations from the University of Birmingham led by Professor Francis Pope held a joint symposia on "Urban Resilience"  on 18 September 2018 at the Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology.



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Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology
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Congratulations to the following students who graduated today 14th September at the 59th Congregation for the conferment of Degrees and award of Diplomas.
1. KIOKO, Lawrence Koli
2. MOYWAYWA, Ben Asiago
3. NG’ENDO, Ann Njeri
4. NZUKI, Anthony Danson Katavi
5. ONDIMU, Obed Marube
Congratulations on your well-deserved success



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Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology
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Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology
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IAEA Safeguards inspectors,  Teshome Bayou Temesgen and Albert Bopape, together with Radiation Protection Officers from Radiation Protection Board,  Arthur O. Koten and Isaaac Mundia  visited the Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology on 11th September 2018 to carry out verification activities. 



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Institute Of Nuclear Science & Technology UON-LL
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The Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, University of Nairobi has planned a national two(2) weeks training  and  a certification workshop in radiotracers and gamma scanning for industrial applications , from 24 September to 5 October, 2018 to be held at the  Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology , University of Nairobi and Kenya Bureau  of Stanards (KEBS) Laboratories.



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Institute Of Nuclear Science & Technology UON-LL
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Mr. S. Bartilol attended an Advanced Training Course on Source Search and Secure between 13th and 18th August 2018 at The Great Rift Valley Lodge in Naivasha.



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Great Rift Valley Lodge Naivasha
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Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry (GIG)Meeting between the University of Nairobi and the Chinese delegation from Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry



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UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
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Mr. John Birir, a staff at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, participated in an IAEA regional training course on 'Addressing Insider Threats for Radioactive Material and Associated Facilities' held between 30th July and 3 August 2018 in Nairobi. 



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UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
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As a key stakeholder in the field of radiological and nuclear incidents, the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology (INST) participated in the regional workshop on radiological incident response plans organized by ENCO under CBRN CoE Project 60: Support the Center of Excellence of Eastern and Central Africa in Nuclear Security.



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Best Western Plus Meridan Hotel
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Prof David Fleming (PhD), giving a presentation on the recent developments in studying trace elements in tissue sample Prof David Fleming (Ph.D.), giving a presentation at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology on 9th August 2018



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University of Nairobi, Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology Boardroom
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Group Photo during the technical VisitGroup Photo during the technical Visit at INST

The Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology participated, through the provision of expertise, during the radiation protection and safety training held between 6 - 10 August 2018 organized by the Kenya Bureau of Standards.



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Kenya Bureau of Standards
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Ultrasonic Course in session



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University of Nairobi
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A talk from Prof. Gatari on effects of air pullution to class 8 pupils at Moi Avenue Primary 



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Moi Avenue Primary School
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University of Nairobi
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A group photo on 27th March 2018, during a meeting at Intercontinental Hotel Nairobi

A group photo on 27th March 2018, during a meeting at Intercontinental Hotel Nairobi

 



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Intercontinental Hotel Nairobi
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Magdalene Nguli during her MSc. defence



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University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
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Anne Njeri during her MSc. defence



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University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
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Mr. Simion Bartilol (Principal Technologist, INST) making a presentation during the inception workshop on The Southern Contaminants Programme (SCP) held in Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry (GIG), China from 26th to 27th May 2018

Mr. Simion Bartilol making a presentation during the inception workshop on The Southern Contaminants Programme (SCP) held in Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry (GIG), China from 26th to 27th May 2018



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Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry (GIG)
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Prof. Michael Gatari, Ag. Director at the Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology receiving the new Accreditation Certificate

Prof. Michael Gatari, Ag. Director at the Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology receiving the new Accreditation Certificate



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KENYA SCHOOL OF MONETARY STUDIES
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Group Photo during the stakeholders meeting held in NACOSTI on 31st May 2018

A group Photo during the stakeholders meeting held in NACOSTI on 31st May 2018

 



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National Commission For Science, Technology & Innovation (NACOSTI) Headquarters in Nairobi
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Kenya Accreditation Services (KENAS), Mr. Martin Chesire, presents the certificate to the Vice-Chancellor, UoN, Prof. Peter Mbithi.

 

Located in the Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology in the College of Architecture and Engineering, the lab has met the ISO 17025:2015 specifications.



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Vice-Chancellor, UoN
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The most popular standard for the competence of testing and calibration

laboratories has just been updated, taking into account the latest changes

in laboratory environment and work practices. 

In order to reflect the latest changes in market conditions and technology,

the new edition of the standard encompasses the activities and new



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, CAE, UON
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Airborne Particle Counters
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Agaton Svenaeus and Max Rosvall during their presentation

 

Agaton Svenaeus and Max Rosvall, Masters of Engineering students in Upsalla
University, gave a seminar on 28th March 2018. Their work is related to solar
energy and potential market in the sub-Saharan region. 



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CAE-INST Conference Room
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, CAE, UON
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, CAE, UON
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John Birir, a PhD. Student at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology presented his research progress to the INST academic staff. His work is based on Method development of super resolution imaging of ultrasonic guided waves.



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, CAE, UON
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Wilson Kairu, a PhD. Student at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology presented his research progress to the INST academic staff. His work is based on Method development for health monitoring of concrete structure using embedded acoustic waveguided sensors.



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, CAE, UON
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Functional Ceramic - A graduate course: 5-9 Feb 2018



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INST Conference Room
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Mr Michael Magala, one of the Lectures explaining to Prof. Mbithi Peter, Vice Chancellor - university of nairobi on the Open day together with  Principal, CAE: Prof. Peter M. Ngau

 

 



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University of Nairobi Main Court
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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, CAE, UON At CAE-INST Conference Room
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Susan Karuga, a PhD. Student at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology presented her research progress to the INST academic staff. Her work is based on Solid State Materials for Lithium ion Batteries.



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Agoi during his defense



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Dr Chan Oh Park giving the seminar

After the Second World War, Korea was facing a chronic power shortage and their first president, Dr Syngman Rhee, was looking for radical measures to address this problem. 



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Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, CAE, UON
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Group Photo During Breakfast Meeting

Group Photo During Breakfast Meeting



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Safari Club Hotel, Lilian Towers: University Way
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The Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology is hosting a guest lecturer Dr Chanoh Park from Korean Nuclear Agency from 3rd-11th July 2017. Dr Chanoh will offer lecturers in Rector Physics to our 2016/2017 MSc class. His visit is a result of a collaboration between Korea Nuclear Agency and the Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board.



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Fredrick Kariithi making presentationFredrick making his presentation during the seminar



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Prof. Peter J. T. Verheijen



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Calvin Omondi during his defense

Omondi Cavin, an MSc. Student at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, successfully defended his research thesis titled: “Distribution of Heavy Metals in Water and Sediments of Lower River Nzoia” on 22nd  June 2017.



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Tollah Thesis Cover page

Tollah Stephen, an MSc. Student at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, successfully defended his research thesis titled: “Development of a Prompt Gamma Neutron Activation Analysis (PGNAA) system at the Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology (INST)” on 9th June 2017.  

 



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Anselim at NHL University of Applied Sciences

 

Anselim Mwaura, an MSc. Student at the Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology successfully defended his thesis titled: “Design and Characterisation of an Electrohydrodynamic Multinozzle Atomizer for Thermal Desalination Processes”  on 4th May 2017. 



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Koech Nehemiah Kipkirui during his thesis defense

Koech Nehemiah Kipkirui during his thesis defense



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Central Catering Unit (CCU), University of Nairobi
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Students following keenly on motivation talks

Ndumberi Girls Students following keenly on motivation talks

 



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Group photo:  Workshop to develop policies and strategies to prepare and facilitate the implementation of a roadmap for Kenya's Nuclear Program 



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Ole Sereni Hotel, Nairobi
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Prof. Peter J.T. Verheijen doing the training

Prof. Peter J.T. Verheijen doing the training on Statistical Distributions in Particle Technology: From Basic Concepts to Optimisation

 



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Mini Course Announcement

 

 

 

Statistical Distributions in Particle Technology: From Basic Concepts to Optimisation

 



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CAE-INST Conference Room
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Prof. Erik Kelder from Delft University of Technology Netherlands gives a seminar at the Insitute of Nuclear Science.

 

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Director welcoming the Students who were selected to join the Masters class on Nuclear Science 2017.

 

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Ms.Lindah Karea (2nd R) poses for a group photos with her innovation team members.

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The college of Architecture and Engineering is pleased to welcome you to our open day to be held on 8th and 9th of February 2019 at the Great Court main campus.

The event themed Come Learn, Grow and Prosper is an opportunity to interact with our renowned scholars and an opportunity to learn about our college.



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As part of our membership in the World Universities Network, the
University of Nairobi is made aware of research opportunities among our
partners.

The University of York is involved with DARA, a big data project that is
funded by the UK's Newton Fund. DARA is currently advertising four
full-funded 3-year PhD students and two full-funded 1-year MSc
studentships. The bursary includes all tuition fees, bench fees and
maintenance allowance, and for PhD students it also includes an annual
trip back to their home country to build links with institutions and
	

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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. All are welcome to the lecture.

The title of the inaugural lecture is


"Anatomical Variations among Black Kenyans: Relevance in Health and Disease"


Professor Julius Ogeng’o is a 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. Prof. Ogeng’o is currently the
	

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Through our membership in the World Universities Network
(http://wun.ac.ke), the University of Nairobi continuously seeks to link
it faculty members with their colleagues in other member universities
around the world to develop research collaborations.

In that regard, the University of Maastricht in the Netherlands is looking
for UON collaborators on a proposed project on dumps and landfills as per
the synopsis below.

Dumps and Landfills: How can we manage household waste to mitigate climate
	

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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  and currentacademic year.

5.
Regular student of the University of Nairobi.

Applications
should be accompanied by an application form, copies of the national and
	

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(Prof. Robert Rukwaro, dean SoBE)

As the university was celebrating the 57th graduation ceremony, the school of the built environment had a special celebration as they produced the valedictorian this year. Essajee Asya Abdulatif from the department of architecture beat the odds against a pool of 2,568 students to emerge the winner.



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The University of Nairobi will mark international day against alcohol, drug abuse and illicit trafficking on June 23rd 2017.

The event will be held at the chancellor’s court starting 9.am.

The event will be graced by gospel sensation Mercy Masika among others. Please plan to attend as there are many exciting activities planned for you



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The postal corporation of Kenya has started a letter writing competition dubbed ‘a letter to the president’

 

The topic of the letter is ‘what I would like you to do to empower Youths in

Our Country …

 

Competition period

Target group: Colleges and Universities

Topic:

The competition will run from February 2017 to June 30 2017 in all the 47 counties.

Rules



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Prof. Robert Rukwaro who was unopposed retained his position as the dean of the School of The Built Environment.



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BRAIN initiative: targeted BRAIN circuits projects – targetedBCP (R01)
NIH: National Institutes of Health, US
- This supports research projects that use innovative,
methodologically-integrated approaches to understand how circuit activity
gives rise to mental experience and behaviour. Application budgets are not
limited but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project. The
maximum project period is five years.
- Maximum award: Not known
- Closing date: 08 Mar 17
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We are pleased to inform you that we have been nominated to receive an
award for "the Most Preferred Training Institution" during this year's
Mombasa Business Awards.
The voting is open to the public and we urge you to vote for the
University of Nairobi on http://mombasabusinessawards.co.ke/votes

Receiving this award will raise our profile and enable us to continue
maintaining the market preference for our students.

Director
Mombasa-Campus
UoN


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The student counselor Dr. Ngigi G.N held a training session on soft skills for students at ADD According to skillsyouneed.com, the phrase ‘soft skills’ is often used to describe the skills which characterise relationships with other people, or which are about how you approach life and work.



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All students that will not have registered on SMIS by 30th June 2016 will
be denied access to University facilities.

You are also reminded to pay fees promptly and only to the bank accounts
below:

<> UON CESSP Collection Account: 2032771362 at Barclays Bank Plaza Branch

<> UON CESSP US$ Dollar Account: 2032770625 at Barclays Bank Plaza Branch

*NOTE: UNES Collection Account IS NOT operational


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from left, Dr. Jane K, Dr. Karanja Mwangi(chairman DURP), Prof. J. M Munyoki and Tartisio Kinyanki (Snr. admin SoBE)

 

Dr. Jane and Prof. J. M Munyoki who represented The senate students’ security and safety committee

were on a tour of the ADD building.

The senate students’ security and safety committee was formed to oversee and advice on matters pertaining to student security and safety.



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The School of the Built Environment has advertised the following programesfor the May intake.

 

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The School of The Built Environment today held an award to recognize class representatives from its various departments. The event which was graced by the college principle, dean and various chairs of departments was meant to recognize the good work the class representatives were doing by awarding them with certificates.



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The 9th East Africa Regional Workshop and Exhibition is scheduled to take place on the 4th and 5th of September 2019 . The theme for this year's workshop will be:

"Tropicul Architecture and The Urbun challenges fucing the Global South".

The workshop will be organized under the follow sub-themes:

1. Climate responsive architecture

2. Building materials and technology



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The college of Architecture and Engineering is pleased to welcome you to our open day to be held on 8th and 9th of February 2019 at the Great Court main campus.

The event themed Come Learn, Grow and Prosper is an opportunity to interact with our renowned scholars and an opportunity to learn about our college.



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Today the department held a forum for the 4th year students presided over by the external examiners who have been invited to the department.



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Space 108 ADD
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A PhD student, Raphael Rauf Odida Ochieng'  in the department is seen defending his thesis titled: A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO HOUSING DELIVERY FOR THE LOW AND MIDDLE LEVEL FORMAL SECTOR EMPLOYEES. The Dean of the School, Prof Rukwaro chaired the session. Click the link below for the gallery.



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The department will be administering the end of semester examinations for Undergraduate  students. The Exams for First to Fourth year students start on Monday July Second 2018 running upto 16th July 2018.

 

Portfolio/studio exams will also be done during this period. Students are encouraged to get in touch with the department for any additional information.



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Winfred Mwangi, Phd (Land Administration) Nrb, MISK

University Of Nairobi, Kenya

 The department of real estate and construction management recently got a new chairperson Dr. Winnie Mwangi - Nyika. How well do you know her?  The following is a short summary of Dr. Winnie in her own words.



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Tatu City, the mixed-use, mixed-income satellite city development on 2,500 acres near Nairobi, is offering practical experience to postgraduate candidates from the University of Nairobi’s Department of Real Estate & Construction Management (RECM).

 



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students at the site where leaking oil has been found on the river bed.

Students from the department of Real Estate and construction management joined other students in a visit to the Thange river oil spill for a cleanup exercise. The invitation for the trip which was sent by Kenya Pipeline Company offered the students with a firsthand experience in industrial waste management.



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Dean, School of the Built Environment, Prof. Robert Rukwaro makes the opening remarks at the Second Mentorship Seminar Theme: THEME: COUNTY PLANNING METHODOLOGY. Participants learnt from the real life experiences from among the practitioners in the two leves of government, specialized agencies, International bodies and private sector.



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The  one-day seminar on" Mentorship in Planning for Counties was attended by students, members of staff and Planners outside University of Nairobi.  They actively participated in the deliberations and the relevance of areas of mentorshop in planning for counties which were covered during the lively presentations, Q & A and plenary discussions were beneficial to the mentee students and other participants alike.



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Students being taken through an experiment

 

Students from Karugia Secondary School Muranga visited the school of Engineering for an educational tour. The trip was aimed at enhancing career objectives for the students. The students also visited other departments within the university.



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Students from Kaani girls being shown how to use a drilling machine. 



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Mr. Keneth Gichohi Kaigoya during his Msc Thesis presentation.

 

Keneth Gichohi defended his master’s thesis titled “Wave based denoising methods for magnetic resonance images”.

The defence was held at the school of Engineering board room on Monday 20th May 2019.

The meeting was chaired by Prof. Ayub Gitau and attended by a panel consisting of



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The School of Engineering Students Association has proved again why it is one of the best association in the university by holding the annual international engineering students conference. The conference attracted various institutions from across East Africa.



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The college of Architecture and Engineering is pleased to welcome you to our open day to be held on 8th and 9th of February 2019 at the Great Court main campus.

The event themed Come Learn, Grow and Prosper is an opportunity to interact with our renowned scholars and an opportunity to learn about our college.



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(Thedean poses for a photowith some of the attendees and the trophy)

 

The school of Engineering held a luncheon on Friday 1st of February to celebrate its goo performance in the last PC evaluation. The school of Engineering was the best in the school category. The luncheon which was attended by staff and students from the various departments under the school also acted as a bonding session between them.



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The first Kenyan university Nano Satellite 1KUNS-PF is set to be deployed on Friday 11th May at the international space station in Japan at 1 Pm Kenyan time. The event will be streamed live at the Chandaria Auditorium at the University of Nairobi towers 6th floor. Guests should be seated by 11 AM.

Registration for the event is purely online and can be done by following the link below



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(Mr. Arata defending his thesis.)

 

Oral Msc thesis examination of Mr. Sewe Stephen Arata entitled, “ PERFOMANCE CHARACTERIZATION OF E-BAND LINKS FOR WIRELESS BACK-HAUL IN BROADBAND NETWORK”. supervised by Prof. V.K Oduol from the department of Electrical and Information Engineering.  



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Ms. Angela Atieno Odera a student from the Department of Civil & Construction Engineering defends her MSc thesis entitled, “Freight Travel Time Reliability on the Northern Corridor: A Case Study of the Road Segment in Nairobi.”

The Supervisors were Prof. O. Mbeche and Prof. F.J Gichaga



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Ms. Emily Muthoni Kilongi (2nd R), a student from the Department of Civil & Construction Engineering, defends her MSc thesis entitled, “Phytoremediation of Heavy Metals in Sewage Sludge by Brassicate Family Plants: Turlip, Sunflower and Mustard.”

The Supervisor was Dr. P.K Ndiba



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Victor Omondi Okinda (L), a student from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering defends his MSc thesis entitled, “Optimal Sizing, Modelling, Simulation and Sensitivity Analysis for a Stand-alone Hybrid Solar PV-Wind Renewable Energy Power System with Energy Storage.”



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Mr. Collins Mwange Mwungu, a student from the Department of Geospatial and Space Technology defends his PhD thesis defense entitled, “Spatial Data Infrastructure in Africa: A Technical and Institutional Analysis.”

 



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Mr. Pius Kiprotoich Kipkeino (L), a student from the Department of Civil and Constructive Engineering defends his MSc thesis defense entitled, “Pedestrian Flow Characterization in Public Transit Facilities: The Case Study of Nairobi Railway Station.”



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Hon. Dr. Patrick Mweu Musimba (L), the Member of Parliament for Kibwezi West Constituency with Dean, SoE during the Gala Dinner.

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The School of Engineering of the University of Nairobi has the following Bachelor of Science degree programmes in engineering.



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The Engineering Students Association (ESA) undertakes in several projects/activities that benefit the students and the community at large. These include: career talks, sports and tournaments, community outreaches and the Annual ESA Dinner. The Annual ESA dinner is an out of school platform where professionals from the industry interact, mentor and share ideas related to their respective fields with students.



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Proposal in the framework of: United Nations/Japan Cooperation Programme on CubeSat Deployment from the International Space Station (ISS) Japanese Experiment Module (Kibo), “KiboCUBE”  

 

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School of Engineering
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The Administrator School of Enginering Philgona Midamba takes a pose with some of the graduands from during the 55th graduation ceremony.  



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Light Current Class of 2016 with Dr. Akuon (center front).

In a rare occurrence, the light current class of 2016 in the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering got a chance to visit Safaricom’s Base Transceiver Station (BTS) situated within the School of Engineering block.



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The 2nd ASI-SAPIENZA meeting with Kenyan universities that was hosted by the School of Engineering was held on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at the University of Nairobi, Central Catering Unit.



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http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/zindua-cafe-talk-engineering-students-association-esa-members



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School of Engineering
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Ms. Nancy Mukui an Msc Student in the department of Civil and Construction Engineering during her defense.  The title of her research was titled “Mass balance of |Plastics: A Case Study for Nairobi City



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School of Engineering
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Mr. Ondeng  Oscar Ragang, an Msc Student in the department of  Electrical and Information Engineering defends his research titled Distrubuted Power Control in Cognitive Radio Networks using Water-filled Interfaced with Game-Theoratic Learning‘.’



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Msc. Transportation Engineering Students' during their academic trip to the Mbagathi way on the 23rd march, 2019.Of specific interest was observation and evaluation of performance of the rigid pavement.They were led by Prof. S.K.Mwea (5th left)



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The college of Architecture and Engineering is pleased to welcome you to our open day to be held on 8th and 9th of February 2019 at the Great Court main campus.

The event themed Come Learn, Grow and Prosper is an opportunity to interact with our renowned scholars and an opportunity to learn about our college.

Come visit us and get to know more about your course of choice and its career prospects.



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Civil Engineering staff held their annual end of year welfare party at the Chiromo club,University of Nairobi.During the occasion, former staff who have recently left the department due to retirement or otherwise were also presented with gifts



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The Chairman of Institute of Quantity Surveyors of Kenya,Qs Peter S.Kariuki (center),Qs Andrew Mbuku,Treasurer IQSK presenting IQSK practise documents to the Chairman of Civil and Construction Engineering Department,Dr.S.O.Dulo (left) when they paid Him (Dr.Dulo) a courtesy call on 22nd October, 2018

The documents will add to the teaching and practise materials to Civil engineering students and staff



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Charles Odira Maxwell making his PhD seminar presentation at a PhD and Msc. seminar at the  project room,Civil Engineering.There were various concept presentations on PhD and Msc by Nancy Waweru, Charles Odira Maxwell,Damaris Kerubo,Hesbon Hayowa,Hesbon Okari,Adrian Munyua and Ezekiel Odede on 25th September, 2018



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The 2017/2018 and 2018/2019 end of second semester examinations are in progress and will end on 13th July, 2018.

The department wishes all students success in the exams and its congratulations to the fifth year class of 2018 who have finished their final exams for the course
 



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The School of Engineering students alongside other schools are scheduled to report back to classes for resumption of studies on the 20th November , 2017.This is after the University had been closed indefinitely following students' unrest.

 



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Mogire,Philip Osiemo made a PhD presentation on 13.10.2017,titled:SIMULATION MODEL FOR PREDICTION OF THE SERVICE LIFE OF WATER CONVEYANCING REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURES WITH CORROSION INHIBITORS AND EPOXY COATED STEEL.His supervisors are Dr.J.N Mwero,Dr.Silvester O.Abuodha and Prof.G.Manguriu



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Dr.Simeon Otieno Dulo has been appointment the new Chairman of the Department of Civil and Construction Engineering.He takes over from Dr.S.W.Mumenya

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Jack Ma, Founder and Executive Chairman of the Alibaba Group, speaks at the University of Nairobi.

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Masters in Civil Engineering (Transportation Engineering option) went for an aducational field trip to the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport as well as the Mbagathi way rigid pavement
 



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The Dean,School of Engineering while launching the e- learning training conducted in the Computer lab Civil Engineering Department on the 28.5.2017



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The Chair,Dr.S.W.Mumenya(in black jacket) and Prof.O.O.Mbeche(extreme left) in a group photo during their  motivational trip to Koru Girsl secondary school.



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Dr.S.W.Mumenya Chairperson,Department of Civil and Construction Engineering (in the middle) in a group photo with scholars from Leeds University Dr. fleur Loveridge(right) and Dr. Mark Trigg (second left) ,on the left is Eng.Charles Odira Maxwell from the department.Their discussions focussed on climate change and infrastructure in addition to exploring possibilities of further collaboration with the Department.



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Dr.S.W.Mumenya, the Chairperson - Department of Civil and Construction Engineering as she takes members of staff from Civil Engineering through the university of nairobi quality management system notes during staff sensitization of the same.



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The Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST),is inviting applications for consideration to Msc Scholarship.Click here for more details



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UoN Civil Engineering students join Seoul National University,South Korea students under an institute of global volunteering social responsibility programme cordinated by Habitat for humanity-Kenya in constructing a house for a vulnurable widow in Ndhiwa constituency,Homabay County.A 1000 litre water tank with modern water purification technology was also donated to Migori mixed primary and solar panels to Mirogi dispensary.



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The School of Engineering, College of Architecture and Engineering, CAE, has launched an Engineering Fund, to support innovation and engineering student projects.

 



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Eng.George P.K.Matheri-Lecturer at the Department of Civil and Construction Engineering,making his PhD project proposal at the Institute of Nuclear Science boardroom

on 27th May, 2016

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Gladwell Wanjiku Nganga during her presentation titled ''THE CONSTRUCTION OF DURABLE RG STRUCTURES: A PERFORMANCE BASED APPROACH'' to the 2015/2016 Civil Engineering fifth year students in their class on the 6th May, 2016

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Prof.Ngau,The Principal, College of Architecture and Engineering making his address during the event held at the Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre on the 6th April ,2016.Second right is Prof.Mbuthia, the Dean School of Engineering. Participants included all members of staff in the College.

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Mr.Opiyo Paul  Ondeng' making his MSc.presentation  on the title CHARACTERISTICS OF RECYCLABLE CONCRETE AGGREGATE REINFORCED WITH FIBRE - GLASS IN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY.His Supervisors are Dr.John Mwero and Dr.Silvester Abuodha.

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Dr. S.W.Mumenya,Chairperson of Civil and Construction Engineering Department (third right) with students after the Midas-Structural Engineering design software presentation.

 

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The Chairperson,Department of Civil and Construction Engineering(fifth right),with some of the staff members after the completion of the T-VLF equipment training.One of the new equipment recently aqcuired by the department for student lab instructions and consultancy services.

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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All students are advised to read the attached regulations and be reminded accordingly.

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Philemon Arito,former student of the Department talking to fifth year,Civil Engineering students on the ways and means of writing their final year projects.He is currenly a PhD student at the University of Capetown.

 

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Dr.S.W.Mumenya (right) -Chairperson of Department with the Project manager-NETFUND GREEN INNOVATIONS AWARD,during the talk organised to sensitize students to participate in the initiative to promote environmental solutions in the areas of energy,waste management,waste conservation and agribusiness.

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Department of Civil and Construction Engineering held its annual end of year party at the Steak n Ale Restaurant on 18th December, 2015.The event was held to celebrate end of the calender year 2015 as well as to serve as a get together social forum for the members of staff.

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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Dr J. N. Mwero explaining the operation and nature of the Sisal Decoticator to visitors at the UoN stand during the Nairobi International Trade fair.The machine won for the university first place in the category of Best Engineering based Institution of Higher Learning.

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http://cae.uonbi.ac.ke/content/uon-engineering-student-wins-2nd-best-start-global-entrepreneurship-summit



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The University of Nairobi is among the top 900 universities in the World. This is according to the latest survey that was carried out by QS World University Rankings.

UoN took an overall position of 701 among 891 prestigious institutions that were ranked. The ranking was based on four key indicators that included Research, teaching, employability and internationalisation.

 



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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Rawlings Baco Kesselly making his Msc.Thesis Proposal titled:THE STATE OF FOOTPATH PAVEMENTS IN NAIROBI CITY,supervised by Prof.S.K.Mwea.This was held on the 23rd September, 2015 in the INST Boardroom.



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Part of the Class of 2015 Bsc.Civil Engineering



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Civil Block 5th Year Class
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Mr.Gideon Nzioki Mutala making his Presentation - MSc. in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering) on the title:

MODELLING NATURAL FREQUENCIES OF VIBRATION OF THREE DIMENSIONAL FRAMES UNDER TWO DIMENSIONAL LOADING.His supervisor is Dr.S.W.Mumenya-Chair,Department of Civil and Construction Engineering

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Mr.Joseph Njiru Mwaura making his Presentation -MSc. in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering) on the title:

COMPUTATIONAL APPROACH TO INVESTIGATION OF CRACK BEHAVIOR UNDER VEHICLE LOADING OF A TYPICAL CONCRETE PAVEMENT (A CASE STUDY OF MBAGATHI ROAD IN NAIROBI COUNTY).His supervisor is Dr.S.W.Mumenya-Chair,Department of Civil and Construction Engineering



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Dr.S.W.Mumenya,Chair-Department of Civil and Construction Engineering(second right) during the training on Plagiarism for students' Projects held in the Civil Engineering Computer Lab on 7.5.2015.This is designed to help student project supervisers detect duplicated work.

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Some of the 2014/2015 fifth year Civil Engineering Class members during the party held at the Laico Regency Hotel on the 23rd April, 2015

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The Deans office,SoE organized the above talk which was held on 8th April, 2015 in CELT Civil Block for all student leaders in the School of Engineering from 4.00 p.m to 6.00 p.m.This is in line with fulfilling part of the parformance contact targets for the year 2014/2015 financial year.



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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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Students listening to the speaker during the carrier talk held at the Civil Engineering Block room CB 232B on 8th April ,2015.The session was organised by the Engineering Students Association



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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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Dr.S.W.Mumenya (Chairperson, Civil & Construction. Eng. Dept) front row,second left and Mrs Monica Wokabi, left listening during the career talk dubbed Women in Engineering that was held at the Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre on 18th March 2015.The event was organised to challenge and motivate female Engineering Students to enhance their role and participation in the Engineering field.



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Mr.Maxwell Odira,Senior Technologist unpacks the new computers that have been brought in to the Department.This is in line with the Department's focuss on enhaced ICT facilitation to both student and staff population for improved research and academic work.

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Prof.S.K.Mwea (fourth right) with Masters-Transport and Transportation Engineering students when they visited the Jomo Kenyata International Airport Expansion Project on the 28.2.2015.They also visited the Mbagathi Road project on the same day..

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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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Mr.Francis Muturi,Technologist in the hydraulics lab demonstrates the operations of 'the leake detection machine' to the visiting delegation.This is one of the newly aqcuired digital equipment in the School of Engineering at the partnership between the African development Bank and the Ministry of Education



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Mr.Frederic Meslin(third left) from the France Institute of Engineering and Ayito N'guema(extreem left) from the Embassy of France in Kenya when they visited the hydraulics lab.They were here to explore areas of co-operation between the SoE and the France institute of Engineering.Looking on are; the Principal Technologist Mr.Joseph Kanyugo(in blue) and technologists Martin Mburu and Francis Muturi(in white)



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With the upcoming End of First Semester, Supplementary and Special Examinations for First years having been organised to start on Wednesday 7th January,2015 ,they are now set to start on Thursday 8th January ,2015.

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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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The end of first semester examinations for first years will be done starting 5th January, 2015 to 15th January, 2015..The first year supplementary and special exams (both 1st & 2nd semesters) will also be done during the same period together with the main exams..All the affected are hereby Informed to make arrengements to attend..The timetable is posted on the Department notice board..



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The Department has acquired new digital laboratory equipment which are to be used to improve service delivery to students, boost research projects and consultancy services.These were sponsored by the African Development Bank in Partnership with the Ministry of education

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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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Dr.S.W.Mumenya is the new Chairperson of the Department of Civil & Construction Engineering.She takes over from Prof.S.K.Mwea who has been the Chairman untill 13th November, 2014



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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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Engineering Students Association organised a carrier talk for students in the Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre conducted by the SAVANNAH CEMENT LIMITED on the 8th October,2014

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Civil Engineering Masters Class
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Dr.S.W.Mumenya,acting Chairperson Department of Civil & Construction Engineering (second right) amongst other members of staff during the E-Learning portal training conducted in the Civil Engineering Computer Lab

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Civil Engineering Computer Lab
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Mrs.Patricia Gitonga administering E-Learning Portal training to the 2015/2016 first year students.This will enable efficient and convenient academic interaction between the Lecturers and Students through the portal.



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Civil Eng. Dept.
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Mr.F.Muturi , Mr. M.Mburu , and Mr. Elly Oyier (right row) amongst other members of staff in the School of Engineering during the DemosCAD training which took place in the Civil Engineering Computer Lab

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Civil Engineering Computer Lab
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The Department of Civil and Construction Engineering welcomed the 2015/2016 Academic year first year students on the 15th september,2014.The regiatration process and orientation started on the same day and runs through the week upto friday 19th September,2014.



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Civil Engineering graduands join the rest of the University of Nairobi community during the 51st graduation ceremony held at the Chancellor's Court ,Main Campus.

ITS CONGRATULATIONS TO THE CIVIL ENGINEERING GRADUANTS CLASS OF 2014!



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CHANCELLOR'S COURT
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The end of first semester examinations for second years accademic year 2014/2015 started on Monday 25th August , 2014 and runs to Thursday 4th September ,2014



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CB 231 A/B
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Supplimentary Examinations are scheduled to start on the 4th August , 2014 to 15th August , 2014.

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CB 231 A/B
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Oginga Reinhard O.Wilfred presenting his MSc. thesis proposal titled COMFORT ASSESSMENT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI PEDESTRIAN TUNNEL ALONG UHURU HIGHWAY on the 22nd July,2014

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INST BOARDROOM
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Koitalek S. Merin presenting his MSc. thesis Proposal titled:INTERGRATION OF PASSENGER AND GOODS TERMINAL FOR SHORT HAUL DISTANCES;THE CASE OF GIKOMBA TERMINAL on the 22nd July,2014

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INST BOARDROOM
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Dr. Hassan Wario  the Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Sports, Culture and Arts addressing the gathering during the 2014 FASU games closing ceremony

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INST BOARDROOM
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Calistus Barasa Nyongesa Presenting his MSc.Thesis Proposal titled:ASSESSING IMPACTS OF BYPASSES ON LIVABILITY AND SUSTAINABILITY OF CITIES;A CASE OF NAIROBI CITY.

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INST BOARDROOM
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Victor Odiwuor Presenting his MSc.Thesis Proposal Titled:ASSESSMENT OF PLANNING,DESIGN AND OPERATIONS OF WEIGHBRIDGES IN KENYA; CASE OF GILGIL WEIGHBRIDGE STATION.

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INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCE BOARDROOM
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INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCE BOARDROOM
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The Department of Civil & Construction Engineering also offers Engineering Computer application training services such as Prokon,Autocad,Civil 3D and others..



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INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCE BOARDROOM
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The University of Nairobi (UoN), officially released the performance Contracting results for the years 2011/2012 and 2012/2013 to Colleges and Central Administration Units, during a ceremony held on Wednesday May 14, 2014 at the main campus.

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One of our fourth year student in the department Mr Silphan Barasa was recently recognised by Kenya airways for participating in the re-design  of the Msafiri Lounge domestic terminal.



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One of our fourth year student in the department Mr Silphan Barasa was awarded a certificate of recofnitio by the Engineering Students Association for serving in the Finance tank.



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An Msc student in the department Mr. Eli Kipchirchir Koech Is among the beneficiaries of the Gadhi Smarak Nidhi Fund Scholarship for the academic year 2018/2019.

 



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A technical member of staff  in the department Mr. Boniface Wanjala Munyole who is a Chief technologist  was awarded a certificate of recognition for outstanding performance during the University of Nairobi Staff Performance Appraisal Period 2016/2017.



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National Instruments had an opportunity to train the departmental staff and students on their newly developed educational equipments.

This gave an opportunity for the the partispants to compare the new technology with the existing equipments at the department.



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The second years had another chance to visit Olkaria geothermal power station to learn the geothermal power production.

Before this visit, they visited Ngong wind power. This enables them to use the knowledge learnt in class to critically analize and compare with the real happenings in the field.



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The graduation date has been set to take place on Friday, September 2nd, 2016 at the chancellors court.

Graduands will be drawn from the colleges of Education and External Studies (CEES), Biological and Physical Sciences (CBPS), Architecture and Engineering (CAE) and Agriculture and Veterinary Studies (CAVS).
All PhD Candidates from all the colleges and campuses of the university that will have received their letter of awards by August 5th, 2016 will also graduate.



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2016/2017 Electrical and information Engineering visited Ngong Wind power as part of their forth term exercise. 

This is an opportunity for the students to learn and compare what they are being taught in class and the actual happenings in the field.



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SOS Children’s Village Mombasa is home to good number of children who are no longer able to live with their parents. These children have the opportunity to experience a real childhood in an SOS family, alongside their SOS brothers and sisters and under the care of an affectionate SOS Mother.


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Third Year (May Intake) exams results are out. And the April 2016 exam time table is already out. Students are advised to take note of the timings.



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School of Engineering 2016 open day will be held on 12th 2016, the theme is Innovations for Vision 2030. This will take place at Central Catering Unit (CCU) and the Chancellors Court in university sports grounds.

Activities of the day include Exhibitions of vision 2030 innovation, Football competition and Information on school of engineering programs. All departments will be present and will present their projects. You are all welcomed. 



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Congratulations on the happy day of your retirement! The Department applaud you for your years of service and achievement at University of Nairobi. Our sincere congratulation and best wishes for your retirement.

The students plus all those whom you have affected their academic life positively will need to adjust to the idea that you are no longer in that office.



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The School of Engineering Board of Examiners on Friday, 19th February, 2016 recommended the following examination results.Click the Attachment below.



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Click the Attachment below for second year January Supplementary Exams timetable.



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American Wing
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The School of Engineering Board of Examiners on Wednesday, 2nd December, 2015 recommended the following examination results.Click the Attachment below.



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Click the Attachment below for September 2015 Supplementary Examination Results.

 



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Hi Guys, in case you have friends and relatives that wish to apply.....
2016 Commonwealth
Scholarships for Master’s
and PhD study in the UK
(Fully Funded) Application Deadline: 19 November 2015
www.opportunitiesforafricans.com/2016-commonwealth-scholarships-for-masters-and-phd-study-in-the-uk-fully-funded/


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Welcome to the Performance Evaluation Portal. From this platform you can access Course/Lecturer Evaluation forms as well as Staff Evaluation forms.

Note that to access any of these forms you need to be logged in as a student or staff member to access the appropriate form. Registration is quick and you will be able to access your desired form in no time.



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Every end has a new beginning, and through proper calculation, the end is always full of smile, and that is what we are witnessing today, great achievements that are. For sure, it is truly right and just to thank Almighty GOD for this Great Academic Day for our graduands. It’s our happiness to congratulate this year's honorary graduands for their excellent achievements.



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Mr. Mwangi training High School Students on Robotics and Electronics.

Meet out going fifth year student, Mr. Mwangi Anthony who now owns a company, K-Technics, that Provides Firmware Design and programming in C, and C++ languages and selling of electronic equipment that are used to design academic projects.



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The student council members take a group photo with the principal and student counsellor. 

 

The college of Architecture and Engineering held a luncheon today to mark the transition between the new and outgoing student leaders. In her opening remarks, the assistant dean of students Ms Kuria Nyawira wished the outgoing team all the best in their future endeavors and asked them to be people of integrity and honor.



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DVC AA Prof. Julius Oeng'o (right) with Prof. Gitau Ayub (dean School of Engineering) during the meeting.

The DVC AA Prof. Julius Ogeng’o met with the college principal, chairs of departments and Web Champions at the Institute of Nuclear Sciences boardroom. The meeting was aimed at reviewing the college performance and to boost the morale of Web Champions.



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The college of Architecture and Engineering conducted a supplier sensitization workshop at E001.



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Event moderator Johnstone Mwakazi  hands over the mic to a participant.

 



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Two Scholars from the University of Leeds made a courtesy visit to the Principal, Prof. Peter Ngau on Thursday, May 11, 2017. The scholars Dr. fleur Loveridge and Dr. Mark Trigg who emanate from the School of Civil Engineering, were on a mission to establish research collaboration in infrastructural development and human settlement.



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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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(1)2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship

Application deadline: November 11, 2015

The Mandela Washington Fellowship is a President Barack Obama’s flagship program as part of the Young African Initiative. This is a merit-based open competition targeting young African leaders between the ages of 25 and 35 years.

For more details, follow link provided below:

http://dvcrpe.uonbi.ac.ke/node/5819

 



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DVC AA Prof. Julius Oeng'o (right) with Prof. Gitau Ayub (dean School of Engineering) during the meeting.

The DVC AA Prof. Julius Ogeng’o met with the college principal, chairs of departments and Web Champions at the Institute of Nuclear Sciences boardroom. The meeting was aimed at reviewing the college performance and to boost the morale of Web Champions.



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Students take lunch during a visit to Olkaria Geothermal Stattion.



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Nairobi, Kenya

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Email : principal-cae@uonbi.ac.ke

Fax:  254 (020) 338688

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