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Webinar:Education Reforms - Implications of Competency Based Curriculum on Higher Education

The Department of Physical Education from School of Education will host a webinar titled ‘Education Reforms - Implications of Competency-Based Curriculum on Higher Education’ on May 19, 2021 from 3.00 pm to 4.00 pm.

Please register through the link below:

Prize Presentation Ceremony

The University of Nairobi is set to hold a prize presentation ceremony for students with outstanding academic performance on Friday May 7, 2021, at Taifa Hall. The prizes are in form of certificates, money, trophies and medals provided by donors to departments and faculties, schools and institutes to recognize and award top academic achievers amongst the student fraternity.

Donors are largely from industry and others from registered trusts who recognize and award top academic student achievers every academic year.  At the Prize Presentation Ceremony, the University, the Donors and the Recipients come together to celebrate academic excellence.

Vice Chancellor Address Vice-Chancellor's Address

The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Stephen Kiama will address the University of Nairobi community today Friday, August 21, 2020 at 4.45 pm live at



We are happy to announce the 3rd Annual International Conference on Research and Innovation in Education 2020 hosted by the College of Education and  External  Studies in the University of Nairobi under the theme:

“Collaborative and Problem Solving Based Teacher Education”

Due to the current corona virus pandemic, we will this year hold our conference virtually, and participants will for the first time interact virtually. The university of Nairobi is therefore making all the necessary arrangements to make this conference deliver a unique experience to the participants.

The Conference aims at bringing together researchers, innovators and students both local and international to share knowledge and experiences on topics that are timely and reflect the latest  advances in the areas covering the following sub-themes:

  • The future of teaching and teacher education
  • Post-modern trends in teaching and teacher training
  • Education and healthy leaving
  • The learner and problem solving
  • Sustainable Development  Goals (SDGs)  and the problem solving teacher
  • Problem solving and pedagogy
  • Training critical thinking administration for the 21st Century
  • Teaching problem solving in the 21st Century
  • A problem solving curriculum
  • Teaching problem solving at all levels
  • Collaborative practices in educational funding
  • Institutional governance and problem solving education
  • Educational practices and problem solving
  • Problem solving and inclusive education
  • Problem solving vocational training
  • Education in emergencies
  • Exercise in emergencies

Registration Fees

  • All students                                      Ksh. 1,000
  • University of Nairobi Staff                Ksh. 2000
  • All Others                                         US$ 20

Conference Timeline

  • Paper submission deadline: 30th July, 2020. Papers should be submitted via email to
  • Paper acceptance notification from 15th July, 2020
  • Registration deadline: 12th September, 2020
  • Conference Dates 14th – 15th October 2020

Author Guidelines

Send in electronic form papers, including full contact details (title, name, address, email-address, and telephone) as well as institutional affiliation by July 30, 2020 to


  • Font size – 12
  • Font style- Times New Roman
  • Spacing- 1.5
  • Abstract- one (1) paragraph with Objectives, Methodology, Findings and Recommendations and five to six key words
  • Headings and subheadings should be in bold and numbered
  • Figures, plates and tables should be in jpeg format
  • References should be in APA format

For more information, contact

  • Dr. Simon Munayi (Conference Chair),
  • Dr. Reuben Mutegi (Logistics),
  • Clair Moraa (Conference Desk),
Prof. Stephen Kiama Vice-Chancellor's address

The UoN VC, Prof. Stephen Kiama will address the UoN community online at 3:00 pm on Friday June 12, 2020 through the University's website Tune in.

Vice Chancellor Installation of the 8th UoN Vice-Chancellor

The University of Nairobi will hold the 8th installation of the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Stephen Kiama on Friday June 5th, 2020. The installation will be streamed live.

Vice Chancellor Address Vice-Chancellor's address to staff and students

The UoN VC Prof. Stephen Kiama, will be giving an online address later today, 8th May 2020 at 3.30pm. Follow the address live on facebook via

Procedure of Issuing Telkom SIM cards to students.

Procedure of Issuing Telkom SIM cards to students.

1. Student register their intent to be facilitated with data bundles by updating their profile in the SMIS portal and indicating their preferred Telkom outlet.

2. The requests are downloaded by ICTC and forwarded to the respective colleges for review and approval.

3. Upon approval, the approved list is forwarded to ICT Centre.

4. ICT Centre sends Instructions Telkom to configure and issue the Telkom line.

5. Telkom activates the SIM card and send it to the students chosen Telkom outlet

6. The student is alerted by the outlet to go and pick the line when the same is ready via the mobile number provided by they when requesting for facilitation.

Note: All Students should not go to pick the SIM card in their preferred Telkom outlets until they are alerted by their chosen outlet that the SIM card is ready.

Those with Telkom cards need not to get another card. However, their current number should be shared with the University to be activated.

December 20, 2019 Graduation Notice to all graduates December 20, 2019

All Graduates of the 62nd Congregation for the conferment of degrees and award of diplomas held on December 20, 2019 are requested to collect their certificates from the University of Nairobi Central Examinations Centre, Chiromo Campus starting from Monday February 10, 2020 to Friday April 3, 2020 in the following order:


1.       MONDAY FEBRUARY 10, 2020 – FRIDAY FEBRUARY 14, 2020




College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) and College of Health Sciences



  • School of Law only


2.       MONDAY FEBRUARY 17, 2020 – FRIDAY FEBRUARY 21, 2020




College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS)

  • Faculty of Arts
  • School of Economics
  • School of Journalism and Mass Communication


3.       MONDAY FEBRUARY 24, 2020 – FRIDAY FEBRUARY 28, 2020




College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS)

  • School of Business
  • Institute of Anthropology, Gender and African Studies (IAGAS)
  • Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies (IDIS)


College of Health Sciences (CHS)

  • School of Medicine
  • School of Pharmacy
  • School of Dental Sciences
  • School of Nursing Sciences


4.       MONDAY MARCH 2, 2020 TO FRIDAY MARCH 6, 2020




  • College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS)
  • College of Health Sciences (CHS)


5.       MONDAY MARCH 9, 2020 TO FRIDAY MARCH 13, 2020




College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences (CAVS)

  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
  • Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies


College of Architecture and Engineering (CAE)

  • School of The Arts and Design
  • School of The Built Environment
  • School of Engineering
  • Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology


ODeL Campus

  • School of Open and Distance Learning


6.       MONDAY MARCH 16, 2020 TO FRIDAY MARCH 20, 2020




College of Biological and Physical Sciences (CBPS)

  • School of Biological Sciences
  • School of Mathematics
  • School of Computing and Informatics
  • School of Physical Sciences
  • Centre for Biotechnology and Bioinformatics
  • Institute for Climate Change and Adaptation


College of Education and External Studies (CEES)

  • School of Education


7.       MONDAY MARCH 23, 2020 – FRIDAY APRIL 3, 2020



  • College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences (CAVS)
  • College of Architecture and Engineering (CAE)
  • College of Biological and Physical Sciences (CBPS)
  • College of Education and External Studies (CEES)
  • College of Health Sciences (CHS)
  • College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS)
  • ODeL Campus

The following will be required before collection of the certificates:


  • Original National Identity Card (ID card)/Passport.
  • Original graduand’s clearance form (academic dress collection form).


Certificates should be collected by Friday, April 3, 2020.  Any certificate not collected by this date will be liable to a storage charge of Kshs. 1,000/= per year or part thereof.   For avoidance of doubt, any part of a year after the expiry of the collection date shall attract a storage charge of Kshs. 1,000/=.


For further information, please contact:


The Academic Registrar

University of Nairobi

P.O. Box 30917-00100



Telephone:     020-4914206/020-4914204/020-4914203

Mobile:            0700675405

Email:    or