To develop, deploy and support innovative, quality and sustainable ICT solutions and services that meet the changing learning, teaching, research and management needs of the University

miss maimuna hussein receiving an award

The University of Nairobi held a prize presentation ceremony today 20th May at Taifa Hall. The ceremony was held to recognize outstanding students in the 2011/2012 and 2012/2013 academic years.



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vc meets oil and gas stakeholders in the country

Permanent Secretary for Shipping and Maritime Affair, Mrs. Nancy Karigithu, paid a courtesy call on the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi. During the visit Mrs. Nancy tasked the University with producing engineers that will be useful in oil and gas exploration



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council chambers
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training trainers on how to use post graduate tracking system

(trainers at the ICT corporate laboratory)

Trainers have undergone an intense workshop/training on how to use the Postgraduate Academic Tracking Information System. The trainers comprise of Web Administrative Officers OIC’s (Officer in Charge), Deans, Directors, Chairmen of Departments, Faculty Admins and Exam Officers.



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ICT Corporate Laboratory
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The website team is currently undertaking a website drive in all the colleges. This is in an effort to boost the website web ranking indicators. The webometrics ranking is done after every six months. In the last web ranking the university was ranked 6th in Africa and 855 worldwide.



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ICT Corporate Laboratory
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The University of Nairobi has in the recent years made concerted effort in positioning itself as the regional innovation and technology hub. This has seen the institution continually develop system after system to ease operations and also push the university to the next level in matters technology. 

The University of Nairobi has now fully integrated Information Communication and Technology in most of its operations. This year alone, the University has launched two systems; Online Application Information System and Research Grant Management Information System (RGMIS).



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ICT Centre Corporate Laboratory
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The data communication team has this week done an overhaul of the whole CBPS PABX (Private Automatic Branch Exchange) communication. This is an effort to increase efficiency in the telephone communication, and upgrade of the telecommunications to a much newer technology, reduce noise and increase in customer handling capacity.

PABX is an automatic telephone switching system which allows and controls the sharing of different phone lines between different communication devices



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ICT Centre Corporate Laboratory
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The 2016 innovation week roadmap has officially kicked off. This year’s innovation week will take place from the 1st of August all through to 5th August. The 2016 innovation week will focus on partnerships for innovations that truly impact people and societies.



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ICT Centre Corporate Laboratory
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The University of Nairobi mid-year performance for the period 2015/2016 was reviewed by a team from the Department of Performance Contracting.



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ICT Centre Corporate Laboratory
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ICT staff members took the Oath of Confidentiality at the Council Chambers today Monday 21st March 2016. The vetting process started today and will be conducted on all members of staff of UON.



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University of Nairobi, ICT has started training the trainers that will take the

management and the University staff through training of the Research Grants

Management Information System, RGMIS. This happened at the C4D Laboratory

in Chiromo campus.

 

The RGMIS is a system that was launched on February 24th, 2016. It manages



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council chambers
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The University of Nairobi and Kenya Commercial Bank, KCB, has launched an online application System.

This took place on March 14th, 2016 at the Central Catering Unit.

Presiding over the launch, Vice Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi, said that this is another

achievement that the University welcomes and urges all the stakeholders to ensure



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(Eng. George Tanui C.E.O konza Techno city (KTC))

A Public Forum on Innovation –‘The Role of Universities in Building Kenya’s Innovation Ecosystem was held today Tuesday February 23rd 2016 at Taifa Hall. The guest speaker at the forum was Engineer George Tanui who is the Chief Executive Officer for Konza Techno City.



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ICT Centre is currently sensitizing staff on how to secure information. The training is running for five days; from 29th February to 3rd march 2016.  Some of the security measures being taught to the staff include: preventive maintenance, operating system activities, help desk, active directory, passwords and the internet.



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ICT Centre Corporate Laboratory
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The Research Grants Management Information System (RGMIS) was launched today, 24th February 2015 at CCU by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Peter Mbithi

Most of the researches in the University of Nairobi are managed using the manual system which has challenges particularly in terms of coordination and streamlining of the grant management processes and inability to effectively track research activities, information and outputs.



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CENTRAL CATERING UNIT
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Wetlands International is happy to announce that Applications are now open for the

SECOND TRAINING COURSE ON MANGROVE ECOSYSTEMS OF THE THE WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN REGION



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C4DLab, the University of Nairobi Innovation Hub has started a training program to help people create innovations in partnership with UNICEF and INTEL.

DESIGN THINKING

A leading practitioner of Design Thinking defines this as a human-centered approach to innovation that integrates the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success.

INTERNET OF THINGS



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ICT CENTRE

Analysis of the Ranking Web of Universities-January 2016

1.Introduction



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(ICT Website Team)

The University Nairobi has performed excellent in the just concluded webometrics rank. The university has been placed at position 6th in Africa and 697 worldwide.

This is a great improvement as compared to previous years and it is also the best position that the university has ever obtained since the ranking was introduced.



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ICT Centre boadroom
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The training of trainers on ORCid (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) and TurnItIn has started. The training is currently underway at the ICT laboratory at the JKML (Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library).

The trainers are going through an intense one day training on how to use an ORCiD account and TurnItIn Software. After the training, they will be sent to the various colleges to assist the lecturers and other members of staff to sign up with ORCiD and how to check for plagiarism using TurnItIn.



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ICT Laboratory -Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library (JKML)
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(Israel Ambassador, H.E. Yahel Vilan)

The University of Nairobi hosted the Israeli Government to commemorate the Holocaust Remembrance Day. The United Nations declared 27th of January the International Holocaust Day.



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8.4.4 BUILDING
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Researchers in the university have been urged to sign up with ORCiD (Open Researcher and Contributor ID). ORCiD is a unique digital identifier that uniquely distinguishes one researcher to another especially those sharing same or similar names. ORCiD helps a researcher to easily and uniquely attach his identity to research objects such as datasets, equipment, articles, media stories, citations, experiments, patents, and notebooks.



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The University of Nairobi has received over 500 TurnItIn licences which are valid for one year. The Turnitin Software is anti-plagiarism software that detects any similarity in a given paper from other sources. The paper is checked against over millions of other student papers and any similarity is detected by the software.



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Library Boadroom
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The University of Nairobi has acquired anti-plagiarism software –turnItIn. This is one if not the best anti plagiarism software that is used by many institutions of higher learning across the globe.

The software is able to detect and highlight any similarity in the paper.  The similarity rate shows the percentage of matching text, as well as sources for the text that was used in the student's paper.



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The College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) earlier on launched Huduma Centre which is located at the Education Building

This is one of the largest colleges with a large student body and so the launch of one stop shop will go a long way in service delivery and customer satisfaction. The Centre will aide in bringing services closer to the customers and also aide in faster delivery as all services will be accessed under one roof.



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Library Boadroom
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The website team has hit the ground running this New Year. The team is already putting more effort to ensure the university of Nairobi continue to be ranked and recognized as an academic giant not just in Africa but the world over.



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ICTC BOARDROOM
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Ms. Faith Owuor (center) at the College of Biological and Physical Sciences where she undertook an online defense for her Masters. Looking on is Ms. Patricia Gitonga, Chief ICT-Officer CBPS and Prof. Paul Kanyari

A Master of Science in Veterinary Epidemiology student conducted an online defense at the College of Biological and Physical Sciences to examiners at the Royal Veterinary College, University of London using Skype.



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ICTC BOARDROOM
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His Holiness Pope Francis will celebrate mass at UON Grounds on Thursday October 26th from 10.00 am. Over one million Catholics are expected to attend the mass that will be presided over by the Pope. The Papal Alter will hold 60 Bishops from all the Dioceses of Kenya during the Holy Mass



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papal Altar - UON Grounds
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The University of Nairobi ICT Centre was audited on 28th October 2015. This was the 15th International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Internal Quality Audit for ISO 9001:2008.

The exercise was conducted by University of Nairobi Internal Quality Auditors Mr. Francis Juma of the Physics Department and Mr. Charles Njuguna of College of Architecture & Engineering (CAE)



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papal Altar - UON Grounds
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