Latest News & Announcements

UON Alumni Association 2021 Scholarship Fund

UoN Alumni Association Scholarship Fund is a program that provides University Scholarships and Mentorship to academically gifted but financially disadvantaged students undertaking their undergraduate courses at the University of Nairobi Students.  

The Fund has supported over 3000 needy and bright students to meet their educational needs since the University of Nairobi Alumni Association was launched in 2005. The fund does not cater for the full cost of University requirements in an academic year hence awardees are advised to explore other ways for more funding.

First years admission for first semester

The department of educational communication and pedagogical studies is expecting to recieve over 90 freshers in it's Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) course this semester after placement by KUCCPS. The students will start registering online from 13th September 2021 before reporting to campus physically on 20th September. 

To access the list of student placed in the Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) click here

Teaching Practice currently ongoing

The department of educational communication and technology Lecturers  are currently out in the field for teaching practice. Third years and fourth year bachelor of education(Arts, Early childhood education and Agriculture) students are on teaching practice making this the biggest group of students to be out in the field at the same time. Teaching practice process has also adopted technology to ensure that minimum contact between the students and their supervisors is maintained by adopting online lesson plans and schemes of work for students and evaluation forms for lectures.

Teaching Practice commences on 10th May to 16th July 2021

Teaching practice will officially start on 10th May 2021 to July 2021 as scheduled. This comes after a one year break caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic in 2020 after schools were closed down following a Presidential directive meant to control the spread the COVID-19 virus. The student were first trained by the Teaching practice Coordinator, Dr. Japheth Origa on the various online resources that will be available for them to use.

Refresher trainining on Learning ToolKit+( LTK+) software

The department of educational communication and technology will conduct a refresher training on the learning toolkit  software before the 4th year students are released for teaching practice. The training will be conducted by Mr. Enos Kiforo assisted by Miss. Rose Iminza the LTK+ Africa coordinators on 23rd April 2021 from 2pm to 4pm.The purpose of the training is to ensure that the students are well  equipped to use the software in their respective teaching practice  schools as they go out for  teaching  practice. 

Vice Chancellor address to the university community on Covid 19 third wave containment measures

The President of the Republic of Kenya, His  Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta, in his 15th address delivered on March 26, 2021 to the Nation on Corona Virus Pandemic indeed confirmed that a third Wave of COVID 19 is at hand in Kenya. In order to  avert a national health crisis and also in keeping with the recommendations of the National Emergency Response Committee on COVID-19, he issued the Public Order No. 2 of 2021 on the Corona Virus Pandemic.