University of Nairobi Alumni Centre: T he Concept Johnson I. Kinyua Executive Director UoN Alumni Association. Background of UoN Alumni Association.
• The University of Nairobi Council repealed XXVIII of the statute on convocation thus giving birth to Alumni Association which was launched in February 5, 2005 to play the following roles:
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University of Nairobi has the highest number of Alumni -143,560in Kenya, East and Central Africa.
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The Alumni Association has launched six (6) chapters so far, the latest one being the Agriculture Chapter. The agenda of Alumni Association is to create an alumni chapter for each discipline.
So far we have launched:
Veterinary Medicine Chapter
Range Management Chapter
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The University Management has allocated the Association a bigger office at Kenya Science Campus – Opposite Nakumatt Junction, Ngong Road, Nairobi
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This is our ‘transition office’ as we plan to build our state-of-art Alumni Centre at Arboretum Drive next to Chiromo Campus
Note: The Main Campus Office, Admin Wing Room 107 still remains operational due to proximity and accessibility
The Alumni Center is estimated to cost Kshs 900 millions (US$ 11.2 million) according to the draft design and will take 2-3 years to complete(2013 to 2015). The University of Nairobi Council has donated 2 acre land as their contribution to the Alumni Centre project.
The project will be funded by internal sources such as the alumni contributions, outsourced funds from well wishers, friends, corporates, donors and collaborators.
We welcome our alumni, corporates and donors to join hands with us as we deliver this US$ 11.2 million World Class Alumni Centre.
The Association has set aside Kshs 41 million (US$ 480,000) towards the construction of the Alumni Center.
Arboretum Drive - Opp Chiromo Campus
Assets DevelopmentEndowment Fund:
Alumni Centre Students Bursaries
Students Hostels Scholarships
Talents Academy Research Grants
Research & Innovation Centre Distinguished Service Awards
Executive Education Centre Leadership Programmes
Modern Lecture Theatres ICTs Networks
Renovation of University Facilities Students Mentorships/Internships