International Conference to mark 25th Commemoration of Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

The university of nairobi in partnership with rwanda High commission will hold an International Conference to mark the 25th Commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda on Friday March 22, 2019 at 10:00 am at Taifa Hall. 

You are all invited.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2019-09-27 (All day)

Beyond Nationalism: The Rise of a New Patriotism.

Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2019-11-28 (All day)

Communique on Agreements Signed on March 14, 2019

Dr Marion Guillou, Chair of the Board of Directors – Prof. Peter Mbithi,UoN Vice-Chancellor sign MoU on Thursday March 14, 2019 at Jogoo House

Today, 14th March, 2019,
The two ministers of Education from Kenya and the French Republic have discussed the prospects of the French-Kenyan cooperation in the field of higher education and research, summed up in the roadmap on university, innovation, research and professional training partnerships signed yesterday at State House in the presence of H.E Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya, and Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic.

Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2019-10-31 (All day)

2nd Annual Conference on Status of African Women.

2nd Annual Conference on Status of African Women

 

Venue: University of Nairobi, Main Campus

Date: October 22nd - 26th, 2019

Conference email: saw2018@uonbi.ac.ke

 

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2019-09-27 (All day)

President Macron Inspires Young Kenyans

In a lively debate between the President of the French Republic, H.E. Emmanuel Macron and the youth in Kenya on Thursday March 14, 2019; President Macron encouraged the youth that through global partnerships the challenges faced in Kenya can be overcome. “You may think that here in Kenya you have more challenges than we have in France; Challenges are common. Through coming together we can write a different story for our countries and our world.”

Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2019-11-30 (All day)

University of Nairobi unveils Strategic Plan for 2019-2023

The University of Nairobi leadership led by the Chancellor, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi and the Chair of Council, Dr. Julia Ojiambo unveiled the five year strategic plan from 2019-2023. The management team addressed the strengths, opportunities that can be explored to help move the university forward.

Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi observed that going forward, the University will be engaging more in cutting edge research that have intellectual impact and is beneficial to the society.  On brand positioning and visibility, the VC noted that engagement with the public will be key to help the University in communicating its achievements. Regarding finances, Prof. Mbithi opined that financial resources will be properly allocated and deployed to help in teaching, research and innovation.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2019-09-27 (All day)

Launch of University of Nairobi Strategic Plan

This is to inform you that the University will be launching the Strategic Plan 2018-2013 on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. The function will be at Taifa Hall at 8:30 am

Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2019-10-31 (All day)

NAIROBI INNOVATION WEEK OPENS CALL FOR STARTUPS 2019

Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2019-09-26 (All day)

University of Nairobi participates in Beyond Zero Half Marathon

The University of Nairobi staff and students were among thousands of Kenyans who brazed the chilly Sunday morning weather to participate in the First Lady Half Marathon that took place on Sunday, March 10, 2019.

The University was one of the corporate sponsors that took part in the half marathon. A team of 10 staff and students led by the Director, Corporate Affairs participated in this year’s marathon that was attended by the former Prime Minister of Ethiopia and his spouse.

Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2019-10-31 (All day)

Young Researchers urged to rigorously research and Innovate.

“A good university, if it has to be good, must do research; academic discourse is diminishing in the universities.”

The UoN VC, Prof. Peter Mbithi was speaking at the official opening of the 3rd Innovation Research Symposium at the UoN Towers on Friday, March 8, 2019.

“The process of getting a degree helps you understand the society and the problems within the society. The university is the boiling point for societal transformations. We don’t have a lot of research in undergraduate level; this is a call of action to all young lecturers and researchers to continue to research and innovate,” He remarked.

Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2019-08-31 (All day)
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