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Empowering Lactating Mothers Working in Informal Settlements

Today, Friday the 27th of October 2023, marked the second day of the 6th annual conference on the status of African women. The conference was part of the ongoing research week held by the University of Nairobi. The theme of this conference which was held virtually via zoom, was harnessing women’s knowledge, experiences and contributions towards sustainable development goals.


“The impacts of situated knowledge and feminist epistemology on egalitarian politics in the West and beyond “

AWSC invites you to a lecture by Dr. Dannica Fleuss on “The impacts of situated knowledge and


feminist epistemology on egalitarian politics in the West and beyond “ . The lecture will be on 


April 15, 2021 at 5.30pm-8.30pm .


Below find the link for the lecture.



AWSC PHD STUDENT Alice Wairimu Nderitu appointed UN Special Adviser on the prevention of genocide

In her new role, she will not only sound the alarm over situations that may degenerate into a genocide but also leverage UN systems to stop or prevent such atrocities.

Ms Nderitu, a former Commissioner at the National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC), was recently part of the Panel of Eminent Persons monitoring the Tanzanian elections.

Virtual 63rd Graduation – 25th September 2020

Graduands have displayed indomitable spirit of UoN. A spirit of resilience & the commitment in pursuit of excellence. In the midst of ravaging effects of the pandemic you did not falter. You remained steadfast until the mission has been accomplished. I salute you.-Prof Kiama(Vice Chancellor)


I take it as a great honor to be invited to this graduation. I have given The University Of Nairobi 32 years of my life to this institution and I'm very proud to be associated with this university.-Prof. Magoha-CS Education:



General guidelines to applicants Eligible applicants must meet the following criteria among other specific criteria by their respective units.

1) Applicants should have completed and graduated with an undergraduate degree from the University of Nairobi in the academic year 2018/2019 (except for School of Medicine, School of Dental Sciences and School of Nursing Sciences which requires mandatory two (2) years practical experience before admission into master’s programme).