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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:

UoN STUDENT INNOVATES PASSENGER OVERLOAD DETECTOR.

Abundant Karanja, a first year student studying Urban Planning at the University of Nairobi, was among the students who presented his innovation at the UoN Talent day. This is a device that uses infrared technology to detect excess passengers in Public Service Vehicles and automatically alerts the NTSA. It utilizes a counting mechanism to achieve this.

The detector counts people as they board and alight the vehicle and alerts NTSA when its overloaded.

 

STUDENTS ATTACHMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, ICT CENTER

The University of Nairobi offers industrial attachments to students from various departments within our university and from other universities. Students are attached to various units (departments) of the University where their skills match. Interns  are periodically visited by their supervisors  to be evaluated on their progress . On this case, Dr. Yonah Etene, a lecturer from Kibabii University  who is Mr Khaemba 's supervisor came at the ICT center to evaluate him.

42 students participate in Artificial Intelligence (AI) Ready Program

 

The University of Nairobi is committed to equipping students with market-ready skills that will give them a competitive edge as they join the world of employment and job creation. On that premise, the University is collaborating with Microsoft to train staff and students in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (AI).

UON STUDENTS WIN GLOBAL HUAWEI ICT COMPETITION 2020 AWARD

Maluki Muthusi, a 3rd Year University of Nairobi student at the School of Computing and Informatics was awarded first prize for winning in the global finals ICT competition in the network track. The ICT competition, network track, is a skill-based competition involving hands-on experience on computer networks and network security.