MbeleNaBiz Business Competition

The Government of Kenya (Kenya Youth Employment Opportunities Program) with the support from the World Bank has launched a Business Plan Competition for young people below age of 35 years to present  their Winning Business Plan for funding. 
Over 750 youth with be granted with a minimum of Kshs 900,000 and maximum of Kshs 3.6 million to start their businesses. 
The competition will run for three months between June 24-Sep 2, 2019 and KPMG Advisory Services has been contracted to run the competition.  
The 750 winners will be notified in November 2019 and will be undertaken 3 months business training from Dec 2019 to Feb 2020.
For more information, please visit MbeleNaBiz Business Competition website http://mbelenabiz.go.ke/
To apply online click here 



Johnson Ireri Kinyua

Director of Career Services 

University of Nairobi, Main Campus

G8 Office, Mahatma Gandhi Building, Ground Floor

Tel: +254 20 491 3132

"Opportunities meets only those who are prepared"


Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2022-07-30 (All day)

Vice Chancellor’s Prof. Isaac Mbeche Handshake with Staff Union

University of Nairobi Vice Chancellor, Prof. Isaac Mbeche and the University of Nairobi Academic Staff Union (UASU) held a consultative meeting where they agreed to work together despite the challenges facing the University to boost staff and students morale. The meeting took place on July 16, 2019.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2022-07-29 (All day)

13 conferences to choose from at the 2019 Research Week

The second edition of the University of Nairobi Research Week presents an exciting array of goodies to choose from.

These include 13 conferences covering across a broad array of disciplines and 2 workshops. Abstract submissions and registration are currently open for the Research Week which will be held from October 22-25, 2019.

Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2022-07-23 (All day)

Vice Chancellor discuss collaboration with Angola

The Angolan Ambassador to Kenya, H.E Amb. Sianga Abilio, is exploring areas of possible collaboration with the University of Nairobi.

Speaking when he paid a courtesy call on the University of Nairobi ag. Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Isaac Mbeche, the Ambassador expressed the need to have a working relationship between the University of Nairobi and Angolan Embassy. Key areas of interests include; trade, investment, agriculture and tourism.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2022-07-29 (All day)

Students give their views to Building Bridges Initiative

University of Nairobi students gave their views to the Building Bridges Initiative, (BBI) team on Monday, July 15, 2019 at the Main Campus.

The event, which was chaired by Prof. Eliab Seroney Some, handled the weighty issues like ethnic antagonism and competition, lack of national ethos, inclusivity, devolution, divisive elections, safety and security, corruption, shared prosperity, responsibilities and human rights among others.

Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2022-07-30 (All day)


The UoN Office of Career Services in partnership with the Ministry of ICT invites all the alumni of the Presidential Digital Talent Program, Huawei ICT Academy, AfDB Coding for Employment, Google Digital Skills for Africa Program, Microsoft Imagine Academy, Andela Learning Centre and Moringa School graduates for a one day DigiTalent Job Fair at University of Nairobi Great Court from 8.00am to 5.00pm.
Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2022-07-28 (All day)

UoN 61st Graduation Ceremony Announcement




Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2022-07-28 (All day)

Forum Syd and University of Nairobi sign MoU

The University of Nairobi and Forum Syd have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that will be beneficially mutual for staff and students from the University of Nairobi and Swedish Universities. The signing ceremony took place in Vice-Chancellor’s Boardroom on July 12, 2019.

Expiry Date: 
Sun, 2022-07-31 (All day)

The building of low-cost mobile air pollution sensors.

Open-Seneca, University of Cambridge is collaborating with the University of Nairobi, Science and Technology Park, Maker Space to build low-cost mobile air pollution sensors.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2022-07-22 (All day)

Pro.Isaac Mbeche takes over as acting UoN Vice-Chancellor

Prof. Peter Mbithi has officially handed over office to the acting Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Isaac Mbeche.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2019-12-27 (All day)
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