Prof. Kiama installed as the 8th VC at University of Nairobi

Professor Stephen Gitahi Kiama (56) has officially been installed as the Vice Chancellor of the University of Nairobi, taking over from Professor Peter Mulwa Mbithi. During his installation in Taifa Hall on June 05, 2020, past VCs, staff, students and industrial relations leaders paid glowing tribute to the new VC. Professor Kiama is a Kenyan veterinary surgeon and academic who, effective 3rd January 2020, became the 8th Vice Chancellor, University of Nairobi. The occasion was marked with colour and pomp and was graced by Dr.Vijoo Rattansi the Chancellor and Prof. Julia Ojiambo, the Chair of University Council. 

UoN FOUNDATION DRIVE

The VC, Prof. Stephen Kiama on Monday, June 20, 2022 went round on a sensitization and mobilization agenda. He met members of staff from different faculties ahead of the upcoming launch of the University of Nairobi Foundation on Thursday, June 30th, 2022. The goal of the Foundation is to support the University in fulfilling its mission of teaching and learning, research, and community service through the mobilization of funds using established legal and professional fundraising tools.

UoN AND DAMU-SASA PARTNER ON A PROJECT THAT SEEKS TO IMPROVE BLOOD MANAGEMENT SERVICES IN KENYA

The University of Nairobi was confirmed as the Public Research Organization for the Research and Development (R&D) Impact Project - a project conducted by the Damu-Sasa blood services management system - a cloud-based system that supports blood sourcing, inventory management, transfusion management, haemovigilance, referrals and deferrals. 

LAUNCH OF UON FOUNDATION - JUNE 30TH 2022

We are pleased to announce the official launch of the UoN Foundation to be held on Thursday,  30th June 2022 at the Chancellor’s Court from 5:30 pm. As a prelude to the launch, the UoN Foundation board of trustees will be hosting a dinner to raise the foundation’s seed capital at the Great Court on June 23, 2022.

DAAD SCHOLARSHIP FOR MASTERS - "LEADERSHIP FOR AFRICA IN EAST AFRICA"

The DAAD's (German Academic Exchange Service) regional office in Nairobi has announced a new call for the DAAD funded scholarship programme "Leadership for Africa in East Africa".

Leadership for Africa (LfA) offers scholarships for master's studies in Germany to qualified applicants in all fields EXCEPT medicine, public health, veterinary medicine, dentistry, law, the arts and architecture. Public health is open for application in the field of medical studies.

The deadline for application is 30th June 2022.