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UON MAINTAINS TOP POSITION IN KENYA AND THE REGION

The University of Nairobi has been ranked best university in Kenya and in the East and Central Africa Region for more than 5 years in row in the just released Webometrics Ranking. The Ranking web of Universities (Webometrics) has released the July 2021 edition of the Webometrics report placing the University of Nairobi position 1 in Kenya, 13 in Africa and 1054 in the world.

Huawei ICT Competition

Huawei ICT Competition is a global competition for university and college talents with ICT background. It aims to drive the development of high-quality ICT talent, promote efficient mapping of talent supply and demand, and further contribute to a sustainable talent ecosystem. Six outstanding students qualified for the Global Final Competition Stage and are representing Kenya.

ICT STAFF TAKE PART IN TREE PLANTING EXERCISE AT WANGARI MAATHAI INSTITUTE

Staff from ICT center took part in tree planting exercise which took place on 18th May  2021

The exercise wich was organized by the University of Nairobi in partnership with the Equity Group Foundation, Kenya Forest Service, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Interior & Coordination of National government saw about 3,000 trees planted at  the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Services and the Wangari Maathai Institute. 2000 seedlings were also  distributed to various campuses of  the University of Nairobi 

TRAINING ON TRANSFORMATIVE PEDAGOGY (ONLINE)- ACADEMIC STAFF

The University of Nairobi Management has scheduled a 3-weeks online training workshop on transformative pedagogy in higher education with special reference to asynchronous e-learning mode of delivery.

The training will be conducted by the Centre for Pedagogy and Andragogy (CEPA) in collaboration with Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) team and is targeted at academic staff. 80% of the presentations/training sessions will be done asynchronously.

COVID-19 VACCINE

 University Health Services (UHS)has been registered as a COVID-19 Vaccination Centre by the Ministry of Health and the Nairobi County Government, through the Nairobi Metropolitan Services.

The Vaccination commenced  on Thursday April 8, 2021 at 8.30AM outside of the Main Students Clinic.The University Vaccination Centre will observe Government prioritization guidelines and to comply with COVID-19 health protocols. In this regard, the following categories of the priority target groups will be eligible: