Work of the Admissions Office
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The functions of the Admissions office include but are not limited to those listed below. More information on admissions to the University of Nairobi is available at http://www.uonbi.ac.ke/admission

                  Prospective students making enquiries at the Admissions Reception

 

Admission for government sponsored Undergraduate students.

This we do with collaboration of the Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS)

  • Issuance of application information to intending applicants through secondary schools.
  • Preparation of and issuing of letters of offer and Joining Instructions to applicants admitted to the University of Nairobi two months prior to reporting date.
  • Processing inter-faculty transfer requests by the fourth week after reporting

Admission for self sponsored Undergraduate students

  • Advertisement of the Academic programmes
  • Issuance of application forms
  • Receiving of and particulars capture from completed application forms
  • Evaluation and short-listing (by Faculties/Schools/Institutes) 
  • Issuance of  admission letters (Deans committee recommendations)
  • Registration (in Faculties/Schools/Institutes) 

More functions

  • Deferments
  • Readmission
  • Temporary withdrawals
  • Student particulars corrections and updates
  • Nominal roll preparation (first year)
  • Interfaculty/school transfers
  • Secretariat for annual academic calendar timetable
  • Liaison for Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • Preparation of Statistical Summaries

Others