SCHOOL OF LAW STUDENT SUCCESSFULLY PRESENTS PhD DEFENSE VIRTUALLY

School of Law doctoral student Muthomi Thiankolu was never going to let the coronavirus pandemic stop him from completing his PhD.  On July 21, 2020, he successfully presented his defense to the Board of Examiners panel chaired by School of Law Dean, Prof. Kiarie Mwaura.

Thiankolu, an advocate of the High Court of Kenya is also a lecturer at the school of law with specific research interests in dispute resolution; public procurement regulation; constitutional and administrative law; and international economic law.

Learn Africa Scholarship Program 2020/2021 for African women undergraduate & graduate students (Fully Funded )

Application Deadline: 15th July 2020

The program Learn Africa aims to promote the transfer of knowledge, exchange and training of African female students through scholarships offered by Spanish universities.

KRYSTLE KABARE SCHOLARSHIP ( DEADLINE EXTENDED)

Development Pathways is pleased to announce the inauguration of the Krystle Kabare Scholarship Programme.

Development Pathways is an international consultancy firm specialising in the fields of social protection, social development, development communications, management information systems and capacity building across Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Pacific. The organisation is headquartered in the United Kingdom with a subsidiary in Kenya. 

Programme for Evidence to Inform Disability Action(PENDA) PHD studentship opportunity

The PENDA Consortium is pleased to launch a full-time studentship for one researcher with disabilities to conduct research to improve the evidence surrounding Disability Inclusive Development. The Consortium is committed to building the capacity of researchers with disabilities from LMICs, and so is launching an exciting new PhD Programme - a partnership between LSHTM and University of Nairobi.

Krystle Kabare Scholarship

Development Pathways is pleased to announce the inauguration of the Krystle Kabare Scholarship Programme.

Development Pathways is an international consultancy firm specialising in the fields of social protection, social development, development communications, management information systems and capacity building across Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Pacific. The organisation is headquartered in the United Kingdom with a subsidiary in Kenya. 

UoN ranked in the top 6.8% globally

UoN has been ranked in the top 6.8% out of twenty thousand universities worldwide according to the Center for World University Rankings’ new list for 2020-21. The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) publishes the largest academic rankings of global universities.

Objective indicators are used for all four key pillars underlying the methodology of the ranking (quality of education, alumni employment, quality of faculty, and research performance) with no reliance on surveys and university data submissions.

Prof. Stephen Kiama Installed as the University of Nairobi VC

Prof. Stephen Kiama, has been officially installed as the eighth Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nairobi, taking over from Prof. Peter Mbithi. During his installation in Taifa Hall, Main Campus on June 5, 2020, Prof. Kiama promised to institute reforms and steer the ship in the turbulent waters.