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
grants for research. This system that has stemmed from the Deputy Vice
Chancellor, Research Production and Extension, DVCRPE, office has involved the
Grants office, finance office and the ICT technical and support team.
The objective of the training is to have trainers that will train the researchers in
all the colleges of the University, and the offices involved in the running of the
system. The training will also ensure the smooth running of the system for all the
The training of the management and staff of the University is scheduled to take
place from 15th March-21st March, 2016.