Latest News & Announcements


The Department of Mathematics scooped the third place (teaching department’s category) in the 2020/2021 Performance Contracting awards.

The university introduced the annual performance appraisal exercise exercise to:

• Link individual performance targets with organizational strategic objectives

• Continuous feedback on work progress

Gender diversities and unconscious bias - Workshop of ISP 60th anniversary

Gender, diversities and unconscious bias: how to master the playground rules in Academia

To celebrate its 60th  anniversary International Science Programme (ISP) has organized workshop on "Gender, diversities and unconscious bias: how to master the playground rules in Academia" which will take place on September 9 and 10, 2021 as part of the ISP 60th anniversary celebration.

PhD position in Biostatistics

We are delighted to be able to offer a 3-year PhD position in Biostatistics. This shall be a post-graduate post with registration at the University of Nairobi and based at the African Population Health Research Centre (APHRC). The position is aimed at developing the statistical and data management skills, starting from data capture and analysis, all through to publication, data archiving and data sharing.


This is to inform all students that the semester dates have been extended by three weeks following the COVID-19 3rd wave disruption which led to closure of the University. Consequently, the School reverted to online teaching and learning to mitigate the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic situation in the country.

This is therefore to inform all students that the end of semester examinations will commence on 7th June, 2021 upto and including 18th June, 2021.

The University of Nairobi prize presentation

The University of Nairobi wishes to invite Prize Recipients and Donors to the Prize Presentation Ceremony for the 2017/2018 & 2018/2019 academic years that will be held on Friday, 7th May 2021 in Taifa Hall. This will be a Virtual Ceremony. Our esteemed donors are invited to present the prizes and trophies during the ceremony.
Please confirm your attendance with the office of the Academic Registrar on Telephone
020 491 3027 or email