ONLINE ORIENTATION FOR JANUARY 2021 INTAKE

The Graduate School invites all graduate students admitted in January 2021 to an online orientation session on Thursday March 25, 2021 at 2.00PM. The session will familiarise you with the University of Nairobi graduate study environment, opportunities available and how to surmount challenges encountered.

You will be addressed by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academic Affairs among other key officers of the University.

The link has been sent to your respective email and can also be accessed below:

64TH VIRTUAL GRADUATION CEREMONY: 66 GRADUANDS TO BE AWARDED PHD

66 PhD graduands are set to graduate during the virtual 64th University of Nairobi Graduation Ceremony to be held on Friday 11th, December 2020. The Graduate School wished to congratulate all the PhD graduands for the great achievement.

The ceremony shall be streamed live Via:

uonbi.ac.ke/livestream

facebook.com/uonbi.ac.ke

NEW GRADUATE SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS INDUCTED

The Graduate School welcomed the new Board during an online induction session on Monday  2nd November, 2020. The Graduate School Board is chaired by the Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs, Prof. Julius Ogeng'o. The Board consists of executive management of the Graduate School, a representative from each college in the university, Academic Registrar and the University Librarian as well as Senate representatives. The Graduate School wishes to congratulate and welcome the new board members.

TRAINING FOR DEANS / DIRECTORS AND CHAIRMEN OF DEPARTMENTS ON GRADUATE ACADEMIC PROCESSES

The Graduate School held a virtual training for Deans/Directors and Chairmen of Departments on the Graduate School academic processes. The virtual meeting began at 9.00AM with a word of prayer and opening remarks were given by the Ag. Director Prof. Lawrence Ikamari. There were presentations made by the Management of the Graduate School. The Director Graduate School, Prof. Lydia Njenga made a presentation on the Graduate School mandate, Prof. Ikamari (Deputy Dierector-Admissions) had a presentation on the Graduate admission process while Prof.

GANDHI SMARAK NIDHI FUND SCHOLARSHIP - BENEFICIARIES FOR 2020/2021

Following a meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Gandhi Smarak Nidhi Fund held on Wednesday, October7, 2020, the applicants whose names are listed below, were awarded the Gandhi Smarak Nidhi Fund Scholarship for the 2020/2021 academic year.

RENEWAL OF SCHOLARSHIP: 2020/2021

UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI/UNIVERSITY OF HELSINKI IN FINLAND PHD AND MASTERS FELLOWSHIP 2021/2022 FOR AFRICANS

The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Nairobi is calling for applications for PhD and Masters fellowships under the Earth Observation and Environmental Sensing for Climate-smart Sustainable Agropastoral Ecosystem Transformation in East Africa (ESSA) Programme to be undertaken in partnership  with the Department of Geosciences and Geography, University of Helsinki in Finland. The programme will offer a PhD fellowship tenable  at University of Helsinki and a Masters fellowship at University of Nairobi.

VIRTUAL 63rd GRADUATION CEREMONY OF UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI

The Chancellor, University of Nairobi, Dr. (Mrs.) Vijoo Rattansi, OGW, D. Ltt. (Hon), (Nairobi), D. Ltt. (Hon), Moi, shall preside over the 63rd Congregation of the University of Nairobi for the conferment of degrees and award of diplomas virtually on Friday, September 25, 2020  from the Great Court at 8.00 a.m.

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic and guidelines from the Ministry of Health, the ceremony shall be held virtually.

INFORMATION FOR PHD GRADUANDS FOR 63RD GRADUATION CEREMONY

In preparation for the virtual University of Nairobi 63rd Graduation Ceremony scheduled for September 25th, 2020, photos of the PhD graduands will be taken from September 8th-10th, 2020 from 9.00am to 3.00pm. The setup will be done in Taifa Hall.

For this purpose, the graduands should be adorned in full graduation regalia.