Engineering Week Objectives:

This is a partnership involving UNESCO, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI), and the University of Nairobi. The specific objectives of the Africa Engineering week are namely:


Mr. David Giddings (centre) assembles the Rotary Fatigue Testing Machine, received in the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (MME). Looking on is Prof. George O. Rading (left) from MME and Mr. J. Aduol the Principal Technologist MME.

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The following Msc students in the Department of Civil and Construction Engineering successfully presented their thesis proposals in Transportation Engineering to their supervisor Prof. O.O. Mbeche and other invited guests drawn from the field of Engineering.  Their theses have been recommended for oral defence subject to minor corrections.

The third year Bachelor of Dental Surgery students visited the Strength of Materials laboratory in the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering on Wednesday 16th July 2014.

The demonstrations carried out included the hardness and the impact tests. These tests are vital in their course unit of Dental Materials. 

Ms. Olive Chege, Mr. Renee Inyanga and Ms. Pauline Mueni, from the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering pose for a photograph after registering for the Unilever Idea Trophy 3 competition. The competition runs from 1st July to 3rd August 2014. 



Mr. Felix Owala an MSc Student in the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering defends his MSc thesis entitled ‘A Robust Image Watermarking Scheme Invariant to Rotation, Scaling and Translation Attacks.’


(Left to Right) Dr. Jama from the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (MME), Dr.J. Ogola, Chairman (MME), Prof. B.N.K. Njoroge, Principal, College of Architecture and Engineering (CAE), Mr. David Maina, Director, Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology, and Prof. P.M.A. Odira  Dean, School of Engineering at the workshop.

Academic members of staff (listed) pose for a group photograph outside the Dean’s office during their visit to the School of Engineering.

J.J. Kimuyu (Major), B.K. Kiplang’at (Major), M.M. Mucugia (Major), S.L. Kirimi (Major), G.M. Kerori (Major), S.K. Turrey (Major), C.N. Mayabi (WO I), B.M. Makitare (WO I), J.N. Obure (WO I), D.T. Kisoo (WO I), J.M. Kyengo (WO I), C.O. Otieno (WO II).

Visit by Department of Economics, University of Oxford, UK

Chairman, Geospatial and Space Technology dept. Dr. -Ing Sammy M. Musyoka hosted visitors from the Department of Economics, University of Oxford, UK     http://geospatial.uonbi.ac.ke/node/1263



Website updating exercise by web champions from the College of Architecture and Engineering at the Civil Engineering Computer lab on the 21st June,2014  and 22nd june,2014

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Thirty (30) Technologists from the School of Engineering have been trained in AutoCAD. The extensive training took place at the Civil Engineering...

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