The Technical University of Kenya would like to invite applications for The Internationally Benchmarked Training for Industry, scheduled to commence in march 2017.The overall objective of the programme is to create access to jobs and economic opportunities for local people in Eastern Africa. The Project aims to prepare and to qualify the local population for upcoming job opportunities, in old and upcoming new sectors in East Africa, through competence based demand driven training, delivered by the Technical University of Kenya, and Technical University of Mombasa, in close cooperation with... Read more
TU-K Events and Notices
As part of the process of establishing the University Anthem, the office of the Executive Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology, invites submissions of songs for consideration.
Collaborative or single composer submission must reach the office of the Executive Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology in L-Block Door L6 on or before Friday 10th February 2017 at 12.00 noon. >> view details
Advertisement for DAAD In-Country/In-Region Programme Scholarships
DAAD will be offering up to Five (5) Masters Scholarships for the 2017/2018 academic year tenable at The Technical University of Kenya in the following area of study:
• Master of Technology in Mechanical Engineering Technology
Applicants must be holders of a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology or equivalent from an institution recognized by the Senate of the Technical University of Kenya with at least an Upper Second Class Honours. In addition, the... Read more
All needy students are invited to apply for the Rattansi Educational Trust Bursary through the Student Portal (under Services | Rattansi Bursary Form).
The application will open from Monday Friday 23rd December, 2016 and will close on Monday 16th January, 2017 at 4:00pm.
The applications must be certified by your Chairman of Department, local area Chief and Priest/Kadhi. Please note that you are also required to attach the necessary supporting documents including:
- Copy of National ID
- Copy of... Read more
TU-K will hold the 4th Graduation Ceremony on Friday 16th, December, 2016 (Diploma and Certificate graduands) and Tuesday 20th December, 2016 (Degree graduands). Click here to view the graduation list. The list is for all those who have attained academic qualification. All those names will appear on the graduation book. However, to pick gowns, graduands must clear fees and print application to graduate form.
Students pursing Bachelor of Commerce are advised to register for their specialization online with effect from Monday 21 st November 2016 with a deadline of 25th November 2016.
HOW TO REGISTER:
- Login to the ‘Fees Statement Portal’;
- Click on the menu “Registration for Specialization”;
- Validate your KCSE index number and National Identification number;
- Select your specialization and submit.
This is a requirement for both graduands of 2016 and continuing students in 3rd and 4th year of study. Students in 1st and 2nd... Read more
The Technical University of Kenya (TU-K) now invites tenders from interested, eligible, capable Furniture and Fixtures suppliers for supply and delivery of furniture as follows:
TUK/T/03/2016/2017 - Supply and Delivery of various furniture
Sunday 13th November 2016, TUK will face Jericho All Stars in the Sportpesa Super 8 Champions League
In order to streamline management, recognition and posterity of the above mentioned bodies in TU-K, all officials are hereby advised to apply for renewal and recognition of their clubs by the University.
This annual renewal process will ensure that only viable and active clubs or associations that articulate their objectives and the type of individuals that benefit from the organization are recognized. It will also guarantee use of the University’s name as well as free usage of facilities such as University space for conducting or publicizing group activities and continued use of... Read more
This is to remind all bona fide Class Representatives to register their details online by completing the “Class Reps Sign-up Sheet” available online on the students’ portal and return it to their respective CoDs/lecturers for confirmation and endorsement.
The portal will be accessible from Monday 7th November, 2016 and the deadline for registration shall be by close of business on Thursday 10th November, 2016.
Please note that only Class Representatives whose details will have been endorsed by the departments shall be recognized as such. All verified forms... Read more
All students wishing to be accommodated in the hostels during the January-April 2017 Semester should apply online from 14th November 2016 to 4th December 2016. Those who will not have applied online by this date will NOT be considered. Please note that terms and conditions for eligibility will apply.
Allocation of rooms to successful students will be done on 14th December 2016. Check in will be carried out from 3rd January 2016. Deadline for check in will be 16th January 2016
To apply online, login to... Read more
All needy students are advised to apply for SATUK Bursary from 1st November 2016. Forms MUST be completely filled online through the Students' Portal, with all supporting documents attached and MUST be submitted to the Office of the Academic Secretary on or before Monday 14th of November 2016 .
Congratulations to all the candidates who succeeded in the SATUK 2016/2017 General Elections.
All the results have been availed on the Students' Portal.
Any candidate who has a legitimate complaint regarding the outcome of their results is hereby advised to lodge an appeal WITHIN 72 HOURS to the Chairman of the Elections Petitions Panel as stated in ARTICLE 16 of the SATUK Constitution on ELECTION PETITIONS. Appeals should be submitted to the Director, Students Support Services.
Students are requested to confirm their eligibility to vote through the Students Portal. Those whose names do not appear on the online Voter Register should contact the Office of the Academic Registrar. We wish you a peaceful election.
This is to inform you that the TU-K Great Debate scheduled to take place tomorrow in the Main Hall from 2:30pm to 4:00pm has been cancelled due to logistical reasons.
There are over twenty (25) candidates vying for Chairperson, Deputy Chairperson and Secretary General and each aspirant may not get a fair share of the time allocated to articulate their visions.
This is therefore to wish you all the best of luck in the forthcoming elections.
The following are the 2016/2017 Election Rules and Regulations:
- Campaigns officially begin after a candidate has been duly cleared.
- Candidates must abide by all University rules and regulations and laws of Kenya.
- A duly nominated candidate shall ensure that posters and all campaign materials are only put on the Notice Board and designated areas.
- No candidate or their agents may use glue for displaying posters and other campaign materials. Only masking tapes may be used.
- No campaigns outside the University Precincts or around Administration... Read more
Subject to the Electoral Rules 2016/2017, notice is hereby given to all SATUK 2016/2017 aspirants to desist from campaigning within the Administration Block.
Gluing/sticking of posters on the walls is strictly prohibited and any candidate whose posters are found on the walls will be surcharged for the damages caused including the cost of repainting.
Please note that any candidate who willfully violates these electoral rules shall be automatically disqualified.
You are also reminded to maintain peace and order during the entire campaign period.
ELECTORAL BOARD... Read more
This is to notify the respective Class Representatives for 2016/2017 Academic Year to fill in an online form available on the Student Portal. The forms should be returned to the respective CoDs/lecturers for confirmation and endorsement. The portal will be accessible from
Wednesday 3rd October, 2016 and the deadline for registration of all bona fide class representatives is by close of business on Wednesday 12th October, 2016.
Please note that only Class Representatives whose details will have been endorsed by the departments shall... Read more
The meeting between the Deputy Vice Chancellor, ARS, and the 2016/2017 SATUK Aspirants that was to be held today 3rd October 2016 has been cancelled.
Students still in need of Hostel Accommodation should visit the Office of the Assistant Director, Catering and Accommodation, between Monday 26th September and Thursday 29th September 2016 : 10am - 1pm.
Check in for all successful students will be on Monday 3rd October 2016
FIRST YEARS' STUDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY
The Technical University of Kenya - SATUK Electoral Board
Thursday October 13th, 2016 presents an opportunity for you as a student of this University to exercise your sovereign right by voting in the leaders of your choice.
- THE DEADLINE MUST BE OBSERVED AND NO ACTION AFTER THE DEADLINE WILL BE CONSIDERED
- All candidates should observe article 13(d): qualifications for the candidates for election.
- Read SATUK Constitution - the student portal (portal.tukenya.ac.ke) Part Four on elections – Articles 13,14,15,16,17 and18
- Kindly obtain nomination papers by filling online forms, printing and submitting to various offices as indicated on the forms (forms II- VII). The online nomination forms should be accessed through the Students' portal... Read more
All students wishing to be accommodated in the hostels during the September-December 2016 Semester are requested to apply online from 19th July, 2016 to 7th August, 2016.
Those who will not have applied online by this date will NOT be considered.
To apply online, login to the Student Portal, then Click "Apply for Accommodation" under the "Services" link. You will be able to check for your status online from 15th August, 2016.Those who will not be successful are advised to seek for ... Read more
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SATUK Constitutional Review is in progress. Students are kindly advised to send their comments to email@example.com. Deadline for submission is Fri 24th June 2016. The revised SATUK Constitution can be accessed via this link http://tukenya.ac.ke/sites/default/files/downloads/revised-satuk-constitution-2016.pdf.
Student Association of the Technical University of Kenya (SATUK) invites interested eligible service providers to tender as contained in this document.
Closing Date: 30th June 2016
Cooperative bank has introduced an easy way for TU-K students to deposit school fees through mobile phone. See the details below
The School of Information and Communication Studies, The Technical University of Kenya and the School of Information Sciences, Moi University have organised the first International Information and Knowledge Management Conference to be held on 24-26 August 2016 at the Sarova Panafric Hotel in Nairobi, Kenya. We have the pleasure to invite you to submit papers for consideration for presentation at the conference.
Read more on The International Information and Knowledge Management... Read more
Recognition of the important place music and dance occupy in most African societies is that of a long date, and so has research on music and dance on the continent been developing since the mid 1970s. In East Africa, the seminal works of T. Ranger (1975) and P. Spencer (1985) have opened up an arena for scholarly investigation and reflection on music and dance, yet the place of such studies within the academic community has often been undervalued. As some authors pursued and developed questions on competitive music traditions in East Africa (Gearhart, 2005; Gunderson &Barz (ed... Read more
All current residents are advised to check out by 17th April 2016. No personal belongings will be allowed in the rooms after this date.
All students wishing to be accommodated in the hostels during the May-August 2016 Semester should apply online from 1st April 2016 to 14th April 2016. Those who will not have applied online by this date will NOT be considered. Please note that terms and conditions for eligibility will apply.
During the January –May 2016 semester, The Technical University of Kenya participated in the Nairobi Metropolitan Drama Festivals, which took place on 12th and 13th March 2016.
- The following six items qualified to proceed to the National Drama Festivals that will be taking place from 4th to 14th April 2016, in Meru.
- Cultural creative Dance
- Choral verse
- Solo verse
- Stand-up comedy
Term Programmes - 26th March 2016
Semester Programmes - 16th April 2016
OPENING DATES FOR CONTINUING STUDENTS
OPENING DATES FOR CONTINUING STUDENTS
Term Programmes - 2nd May 2016
Semester Programmes - 2nd May 2016
The SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND DEVELOPMENT STUDIES (SSDS) within the FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY STUDIES (FSST) is in the process of launching a monthly colloquium with the objective of realizing the mission of THE TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF KENYA (TUK).
The purpose of this memo is therefore to invite you for the first session of the year 2016 colloquium which shall be held on the 19TH FEBRUARY, 2016 from 9a.m. in BLOCK “C” ROOM 30.
DR. JOHN G. NGA’ NGA’, the chairman, DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN AND SOCIAL... Read more
The Technical University of Kenya is in the process of carrying out four (4) baseline surveys as part of getting feedback for improvement of service delivery. The surveys will be conducted by an external consultant, M/S Sigmund Peak International Limited.
These surveys will cover the following aspects; Customer Satisfaction; Alcohol, Drugs and Substance Abuse; Competency and Skills Assessment; and ICT Literacy Level.
The purpose of this memo, therefore, is to request you to accord the staff from M/S Sigmund Peak International Limited maximum cooperation and support as they... Read more
Advertisement for DAAD In-Country/In-Region Programme Scholarships
DAAD will be offering up to Three (3) Masters Scholarshipsfor the 2016/2017 academic year tenable at The Technical University of Kenya in the following area of study:
- Master of Technology in Mechanical Engineering Technology
Applicants must be holders of a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology or equivalent from an institution recognized by the Senate of the Technical University of Kenya with at least an Upper Second Class Honours. In addition,... Read more
DAAD will be offering upto two (2) Masters Scholarships for the 2016/2017 academic year tenable at The Technical University of Kenya in the following area of study:
- Master of Business Administration
Applicants must be holders of a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Studies, Commerce or Business Information Technology or equivalent from an institution recognised by the Senate of the Technical University of Kenya with at least an Upper Second Class Honours.
Applications should be sent to the... Read more
IUPAC Workshop on Ecological Risk Assessment of Pesticides in East Africa
IUPAC in conjunction with CropLife, AGRO Division of the American Chemical Society and the Technical University of Kenya will be sponsoring a workshop on Ecological Risk Assessment for young scientists in East Africa as part of spreading one of IUPAC mandates which is to provide training to young scientists from government regulatory authorities, the industry, research institutions and academic sectors in developing nations who are involved in environmental risk assessment (ERA) and will in future provide... Read more
Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) invites all Universities and Students to participate in the 2016 Energy Management Award (EMA) - Public institutions and Students Category. The annual award promotes excellence in energy management and recognizes public institutions that have achieved significant reduction in their energy consumption through implementation of energy efficient measures and technologies and students who have come up with innovative ideas on energy management.
... Read more
I take this opportunity to wish all members of staff a Happy and Prosperous New Year, 2016. Your individual efforts, energy, resilience and commitment saw the university accomplish so much, the climax being the 3'd graduation ceremony that was held on December 18, 2015.
As always expected, the New Year will have its own challenges but I am sure that by working together, and keeping focused on our priorities, we can further push TU-K's vision and mission forward. ln 2016, it would be important for all of us to stay the course and correct ourselves through self-reflection on... Read more
The Technical University of Kenya has recalled more than 3,000 engineering students whose studies were suspended in August.
The students were sent home over a row between the university and the Engineering Board of Kenya over accreditation.
Vice-Chancellor Francis Aduol said the university decided to recall the students while it processes the accreditation.
“We want the students to continue with their studies as we seek accreditation. It is not a one-day process. We cannot keep the students out for long,” said Prof Aduol.
He said the university is working with... Read more
Download the Graduation List 2015
The Department of Chemical Sciences and Technology (DCST) in collaboration with the Kenya Chemical Society (KCS) will be conducting a training workshop for technicians on Chemical Security, Safety and Waste Management in TU-K from 15-17 December, 2015.
The objectives of training are as follows:
- To Provide tools and strategies to enhance chemical security and safety principles for Senior technicians and technologists;
- To Encourage the creation of a network of trainers to build upon current chemical security and safety programs through Kenya Chemical... Read more
Students wishing to be considered for TUK Hostel Accommodation in January 2016 should apply online between Wednesday 9th and Friday 18th December 2015.
To apply, login to the Student's portal (http://portal.tukenya.ac.ke), then under "Services" link, click "Apply for Accommodation".
Kindly print application notification for your own reference. You will be able to check for your status from 21st December 2015. Successful students MUST occupy their rooms by 15th January 2016.
PLEASE NOTE THAT MANUAL APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE RECEIVED... Read more
We would like to inform you that H.E. the Ambassador of France to Kenya Mr. Remi Marechaux will be visiting the University on Friday 4th December, 2015 at 4.00 p.m.
The Ambassador will be giving a public lecture on "Bilateral relations between Kenya and France" at the Main Hall that will focus on past and future perspectives of collaborations, especially in technical and engineering sciences as well as linguistic co-operation.
This is therefore to request you to attend and also to urge all students to attend this important lecturer.
The Technical University of Kenya seeks to improve the quality of teaching in all its teaching units. To achieve this goal, the INSTITUTION has come up with an online questionnaire to obtain feedback from students on various aspects of teaching effectiveness as an instrument for quality assurance.
The feedback can be submitted through the students portal using the link students' online feedback form
It is anticipated that the feedback on lecturers will be used to improve teaching... Read more
The Department of Aerospace & Aviation Engineering will be hosting the Kenya Airways Career Fair on Thursday 3rd December, 2015 at the University's Main Hall between 1.30 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Kenya Airways (KQ) staff will give a talk on the various job types and job opportunities available at KQ. Although the focus will be on Engineering, other programmes will also be given consideration during the event.
This is therefore to request you to attend and also urge all students to attend this important event.
All needy students are invited to apply for the Rattansi Educational Trust bursary through the students’ portal ( Services | Rattansi Bursary Form). The application will open from Monday 30th November, 2015 and will close on Friday 11th December, 2015 at 4:00pm.
The applications must be certified by your Chairman of Department, local area Chief and Priest/Kadhi. Please note that you are also required to attach the following supporting documents:
- Death certificate of parent/guardian (where applicable)
- Current fee... Read more
The Technical University of Kenya wishes to announce that its 3rd Graduation Ceremony will be held on Friday 18th December 2015starting 9.00 a.m. at the Graduation Square.
Graduands and guests are advised to be seated not later than 8.30 a.m. No entry shall be permitted to the Graduation Square after the stated time.
Graduands are required to clear by 20th November 2015. ... Read more
FEBRUARY 23-25TH, 2016
The 3rd TU-K Annual International Conference will focus on advances in innovations and technology in the applied sciences, engineering and social sciences.
Conference theme: Innovative Technologies for Development
ICT, Engineering and Architecture • Food Security and Agriculture • Biological and Physical Sciences • Environment and Conservation; Energy and Climate Change • Water, Sanitation and Health • The Arts, Entrepreneurship and Social Sciences
... Read more
Centre for Engineering Innovation and Production has recently installed state of the Art equipment for training and production in Mechanical Engineering. This production Engineering Workshop is probably the most comprehensively equipped facility with the most current technology including Reverse Engineering Tools (Rapid Prototyping), Rapid Moulding; Numerically Controlled Machines (Lathes, Millers), Computer Aided Design Labs.
The Centre boasts of highly trained manpower to handle both training and production assignments. The Centre has opened its doors... Read more
On Wednesday, 30th September 2015, Parliament debated The Engineering Technologists and Technicians Bill. The National Assembly Official Report (Hansard) is attached here.
- Strategic Integration between Innovation and Entrepreneurship
- Leveraging Digital Skills for Innovation in the Society
- Strategic use of Technology in the Financial Sector
- Social Networks Marketing
- International Business Strategy
- Adoption, Acceptance and Diffusion of Emerging Technologies
- Strategic Supply Chain Management
- IMPORTANT DATES
- Abstract submission deadline 15th October, 2015
- Notification of abstract acceptance 22nd October, 2015
- Full Paper submission deadline 29th... Read more
This is to inform you that the abovementioned meeting scheduled to take place today Thursday 1st October, 2015 from 3:00pm has been cancelled due to logistical reasons.
The TU-K Great Debate will however take place as scheduled on Wednesday 7th October, 2015 in the Main Hall from 2:30pm.
You are herby reminded to maintain peace and order during the entire campaign period.
Rev Fr Dr Ndikaru Wa Teresia
This is to invite all aspirants vying for various posts in the SATUK General Elections 2015/2016 to a pre-election briefing by the Deputy Vice Chancellor, ARS on Thursday 1st October, 2015 from 3:00pm in the Main Hall.
Please be punctual.
14-19 FEBRUARY 2016
Artistic expressions have long been recognised as cultural elements of significant social value. With the growth of the creative economy, their role in national development has come to the fore. This calls for consideration of the impact of education on their development, and their subsequent effect on the community. The Technical University of Kenya will host the second international conference that focuses on the synergies between Arts, Education and Community Engagement in a trialogue that explores matters of theory and practice. The conference aims... Read more
This is to notify all aspirants that the ballot-papers will be printed from friday 25th September 2015. Anybody with questions/clarification should address to Electoral Board in written before 5pm. We will not be in position to addressed any issue after this date.
Kindly cooperate and we wishing you all the best
Electoral Board 2015/16
The students Portal for SATUK Elections is open until tomorrow Friday 18th September, 2015 at 11:00 am.
Please note that students who have completed three years in the university while pursuing diploma courses with sufficient proof, that is, with valid (stamped by Admission Office) registration form that they have been accepted into the third year of degree programmes, may apply. NOTE: When applying kindly use your old registration number for Diploma.
All eligible candidates are thereby asked to fill their nomination papers and deliver them to the undersigned by latest 11:00... Read more
Safari Foundation launched a project entitled “ Technology for Good” at the Michael Joseph Centre on Thursday, September 10, 2015. The Technical University of Kenya, was invited to the launch.This is an open call for projects that use Cellphone Technology platforms to solve problems in Society. A total of 50 Million has been set aside for this project.
Application deadline: October 1, 2015.
As part of an exciting new project in which Kenya is joining with South Africa and other African partner countries to enter into the field of radio astronomy a new training programme has been set up. This is an opportunity for any suitably qualified person to undertake the training and become familiar with the basics of astrophysics and radio astronomy and gain hands on experience. The programme will take place at the Technical University of Kenya in Nairobi. Hands-on training in radio astronomy will take place at the Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory (HartRAO) in South Africa on... Read more
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