University of Nairobi

AWARD OF CERTIFICATE TO FELLOWS FROM BURUNDI AT THE FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

The Dean Faculty of Agriculture (FoA), Prof. Moses Nyangito and the Chairman department of LARMAT Prof. Richard Onwonga on 2nd February,2022 awarded, Ms Manirakiza Isidonie and Mr Felix Nimbona certificates of participation after successful completion of fellowship training at the FoA, University of Nairobi.  Mr. Felix and Ms. Isidonie are from Burundi, the Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Livestock and National Veterinary Laboratory.

YOU DID WELL! A FOLLOW- UP MEETING ON THE AGROECOLOGY AND AGROBIODIVERSITY TRAINING COURSE (AATC) BY BIOVISION

On 8 November 2021, a follow-up meeting was held between Department of Land Resource Management and Agricultural Technology(LARMAT) and Biovision Foundation (the sponsor of the AATC) . In attendance was  Frank Eyhorn (CEO) and Fabian Kohler (Program Officer) both from Biovision. Representatives from the University of Nairobi (LARMAT/AATC) and NutriProduce were Prof. Richard Onwonga (Chairman, LARMAT) , Janeth Chepkemoi (Project Supervisor), and Noel Templer (logistics officer), respectively.

ERITREAN AGRO-PASTORALISTS TRAINED ON LIVESTOCK FORAGE PRODUCTION AND CONSERVATION TECHNIQUES

Dr. Oscar Koech from the University of Nairobi (UoN), Department of Land Resource Management and Agricultural Technology (LARMAT) between 18th- 29th October, 2021,  offered National Training Course to National staff from National Agricultural Training Institute (NARI) and the ministry of agriculture staff and researchers in Eretria.  The training was sponsored by Development of Smart Innovations through Research in Agriculture (DeSIRA), funded by International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE ADMITS FRESHERS FOR THE FIRST SEMESTER 2021/2022

The Faculty of Agriculture , University of Nairobi today registered students in various degree programmes. The programmes are offered in the four teaching departments . These are ; Department of Land resource Management and Agricultural Technology, Department of Agricultural Economics , Department of Plant Science and Crop Protection and department of Food Science and Nutrition Technology. We welcome you to this faculty as you start set off your first foot in varsity Education.

LEARNING COMMENCEMENT AND RESUMPTION DATES - 2021/2022 ACADEMIC YEAR

The University of Nairobi wishes to inform the following groups of students (Module I and Module II) that the commencement and resumption dates for the 2021/2022 Academic Year.  Click to Download the  commencement dates. 

 

FUTURE FOR WILDLIFE: UON AND TTWCA ESTABLISHES COLLABORATION

Dr. Judith Mbau, a lecture in this Department, on 5th August 2021. Participated in a meeting organized by the management of Taita Taveta County Wildlife Association (TTWCA). TTWCA manages Ranches and conservancies in Taita Taveta County.

GANDHI SMARAK NIDHI FUND - POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP: 2021/2022 ACADEMIC YEAR

Gandhi Smarak Nidhi fund (GSNF) has opened  limited number of partial scholarships tenable at the University of Nairobi, for Masters Programmes during the 2021/2022 academic year.

Interested candidates are invited to apply/re-apply for the scholarship through our online application portal (https://gandhi.uonbi.ac.ke) from Monday August 2, 2021.