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Graduate School holds workshop for Deans and Directors

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Wed, 2018-06-20 14:14
Location / Venue: 

University of Nairobi Towers

The Graduate School held a workshop for deans and directors on the roles of the Faculties / Schools / Institutes and Centres in the success of Postgraduate Programmes. The training was held on Friday 8th June, 2018 at the University of Nairobi Towers, from 9.00am to 1.00pm.

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Thu, 2019-06-20 14:14

UoN Ranked Top in EastAfrica by Times Higher Education (THE)

Date and time: 
Thu, 2018-06-07 12:34

The University of Nairobi was ranked top in Kenya and East Africa by Times Higher Education (THE) University Rankings 2018. The good performance has come about because of improved performance in teaching environment, research environment, citation impact and international outlook. The ranking indicates that it was the only university to be ranked in Kenya and East Africa in the Times Higher Education (THE) list that ranked the world’s best universities that are aged 50 years or under.

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Wed, 2021-06-30 12:34

August / September Intake Ongoing

Date and time: 
Tue, 2018-06-05 13:12
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University of Nairobi

Application for August / September postgraduate programs in Post Graduate Diploma, Masters, Fellowship and PHD are currently ongoing. Visit the University of Nairobi website to apply online today.

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Wed, 2019-06-05 13:12

First International Inorganic Chemistry Conference Held

Date and time: 
Thu, 2018-05-24 08:45
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Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel, Nairobi

The First International Inorganic Chemistry Conference was held for three days from 22nd - 24th May 2018 at the Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel in Nairobi. The conference objective was to promote Inorganic Chemistry through collaboration, research, training and information sharing. The conference was officially opened by Prof Madara Ogot. Post graduate students from various universities in Kenya as well as other African coutries got the opportunity to present their scientific papers.

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Sat, 2019-05-25 08:45

International Inorganic Chemistry Conference (IICC)

Date and time: 
Fri, 2018-05-25 12:08
Location / Venue: 

Best Western Meridian Hotel Nairobi

The International Inorganic Chemistry Conference (IICC) will be held from 22nd  - 24th May 2018 at the Best Western Meridian Hotel Nairobi. The Conference is jointly being organized by the University of Nairobi and the International Science Programme of Uppsalla University, Sweden. Over 10 students will be presenting scientific papers during the conference.

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Fri, 2018-05-25 12:08

Kenya’s first satellite finally deployed into the orbit

Date and time: 
Mon, 2018-05-21 10:54
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University of Nairobi

1.30 pm Kenyan time, May 11, 2018, will go into the books of history as the day that Kenya’s first satellite was deployed into the orbit.

The satellite named 1st Kenya University Nano Satellite Precursor Flight (1KUNS-PF) was successfully deployed from KIBO (a satellite deployment module) from the Japan Space Agency (JAXA) Tsukuba Space Centre in Tokyo, Japan.

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Tue, 2019-05-21 10:54

Prof. Joseph Stiglitz Gives Public Lecture

Date and time: 
Fri, 2018-05-18 09:44
Location / Venue: 

University of Nairobi

“The Stockholm Statement provides guidance on how to ensure strong and inclusive growth,” says Prof. Joseph Stiglitz, a Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science (2001) Laureate and a former Senior Vice President of World Bank.

Prof. Stiglitz was speaking at the University of Nairobi on May 9, 2018, where he gave a public lecture titled ‘The Stockholm Statement: New Strategies for Inclusive Development.’

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Sat, 2019-05-18 09:44

Kenya’s first satellite to be deployed on May 11, 2018

Date and time: 
Tue, 2018-05-08 10:09
Location / Venue: 

University of Nairobi

Kenya’s desire to venture into Outer Space Exploration has taken along journey.

History will be made when the 1st Kenya University Nano Satellite Precursor Flight (1KUNS-PF) by the University of Nairobi team will be deployed into Space on May 11, 2018 from the Japan Space Agency (JAXA) Tsukuba Space Centre in Tokyo, Japan at 1 pm Kenya time.

The small satellite is the first outer space object registered by Kenya and the first Kenyan satellite that will go into space orbit.

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Wed, 2019-05-08 10:09

Nurses Week

Date and time: 
Mon, 2018-05-07 11:40
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Graduation Square, Main Campus

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Sat, 2018-05-12 11:40

Satellite Launch

Date and time: 
Mon, 2018-05-07 11:36
Location / Venue: 

Chandaria Aditorium

The first Kenyan University Satellite 1 KUNS-PF will be launched on May 11, 2018 at the International Space Station, Japan.

Guests will be able to watch it live at Chandaria Auditorium, UoN towers, 6th floor, from 12:00 to 2:00 pm. Register to attend. 

Click here to register. 

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Sat, 2018-05-12 11:36