Graduation Square, University of Nairobi
(the graduating class of December 2016)
On 2nd December 2016 at 8am, the University of Nairobi Vice Chancellor; Prof. Peter Mbithi constituted the congregation for the 56th graduation ceremony. During the graduation ceremony; over 8,500 graduands were conferred with degrees and awarded diplomas. The University presented 56 PhDs, 2,477 Masters Degrees, 5,177 Bachelor’s degrees, 49 Postgraduate diplomas, 143 ordinary diplomas and 2 fellowship awards.
The College of Education and External Studies graduated 1,079 students; of which 4 were PHDs, 236 Masters, 9 Post Graduate Diplomas, 385 Bachelors Degree and 444 Diplomas. This year the College has produced 3,632 graduates; about 2,553 graduated during the 55th graduation ceremony held in September 2016.
The December graduation was precided over by the Chancellor, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi while the chief guest was Cabinet Secretary for Education, Dr. Fred Matiang’i.
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Dr. Matiangi presenting a speech during the event