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The University of Nairobi has retained the number 1 position in East Africa for the second consecutive year in the Google Scholar Citations webometrics ranking. The July 2016 Webometrics results indicate that the University of Nairobi has the highest Number of citations in the country on the Google Scholar platform. The ranking also places the University at position 8 in Africa and position 966 in the world. This year; 4,128 Universities across the globe were ranked.
This year’s ranking also reflects the University’s significant improvement in the Google Scholar Citations webometrics ranking. In the July 2015 ranking, the University of Nairobi was ranked position 1096 out of 1200.
The University of Nairobi continues to embrace technology and innovation to compete with the best Universities in the world.
The Results were announced by the internationally recognized Webometrics Ranking body.