The University of Nairobi has scooped two awards for its efforts towards gender and disability mainstreaming in academia.
The awards were presented to the University by the Gender and Disability Development Centre.
The initiative by the Centre recognises organizations and corporations that have made efforts to make life easier for the physically challenged in the community. The awards ceremony was themed “Diversity and Inclusion Awards.”
The University of Nairobi has been ranked position 174 in the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) BRICS & Emerging Economies Rankings 2016.
UoN is among the top 200 institutions in the 48 countries included in these rankings.
8,861 graduate at UoN’s 54th Graduation
There was pomp and celebration today, when 8,861 graduands were conferred with Degrees and awarded Diplomas during a graduation ceremony presided over by Dr. Vijoo Rattansi, the Chancellor of the University.
The graduands consisted of 84 PhDs, 2,549 Masters, 5,502 Bachelors, 76 Postgraduate Diplomas and 647 ordinary Diplomas.
Varsity prepares for 54th graduation ceremony
Preparations for the University of Nairobi 54th graduation ceremony set to take place on Friday, December 4, 2015 are currently underway.
The University of Nairobi (UoN) joined the rest of the world in commemorating the 2015 World AIDS Day.
HIV testing, counseling, breast and cervical cancer, prostate cancer, diabetes and hypertension screening are among the activities planned for the day.
Pope Francis celebrates Holy Mass at UoN
Thursday, November 26, 2015, saw all roads lead to the University of Nairobi as His Holiness Pope Francis celebrated Holy Mass at the University grounds.
The President of the Republic of Kenya, H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta, led Kenyans during the historic mass that brought together over 1 million Catholic faithful.
Wings to Fly Equity Group Foundation Seminar
Re-scheduling of reporting date – 2015/2016 Academic Year
The University of Nairobi wishes to announce the reporting dates as follows:
1. All Third year students who were to report on Monday, 27th April, 2015 will now report on Monday, 4th May, 2015.
The University of Nairobi and the South African College of Applied Psychology have entered into discussions on possible collaborations between the two institutions.