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  • Vision - To be a top rated University of technology
  • Mission - To provide technological education and training and to contribute towards the advancement of society through research and innovation
  • Motto - Education and training for the real world

From left Dr. Fabrice Musana (University of Rwanda), Dr. Zipporah Gichana (Kisii University), Dr. Martin Njogu (Chuka University), Dr Marie Chantal (University of Rwanda), Dr Jane Oteki (TU-K), Dr Evance Mbao (TU-K) in a group picture after holding a workshop at TU-K.

TU-K Dons Win Sh4.7M Grant for Climate Change Project

The Technical University of Kenya has received a grant of EUR 34000 (Sh4.7 million) from OeAD-GmbH-Austria’s Agency for Education and Internationalisation. The grant will support their project titled “Sustainability of Flood Plains Supported Livelihood in the Face of Climate Change in East Africa (Kenya and Rwanda)-PRO-SFP-EA”  

The project, spearheaded by Dr Evance Mbao and Dr Jane Oteki of the Department of Geosciences and the Environment, represents a collaborative effort between several institutions. Alongside TU-K, partners include Kisii University, Chuka University, University of Rwanda, and University of Innsbruck, Austria.

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DVC, RTD Prof. Isaac Orina with Erasmus+ lead shake hands with Prof. Javier Junquera from the University of Cantabria, Spain. School of Physics and Earth Sciences under the leadership of Prof. George Amolo hosted the visiting professor to a one-day workshop.

More students to benefit from EU-funded Erasmus+ Programme

Prof. Javier Junquera, a visiting professor of physics from the University of Cantabria in Spain, has announced an extension of the Erasmus+ programme. This will see more students from TU-K benefit from exchange programmes and scholarship possibilities in learning and research with European universities.

During his recent visit to TU-K, Prof. Junquera, expressed his excitement whilst announcing that the Erasmus+ contract, which was set to expire next year, had been extended for an additional two years.

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VC Prof. Benedict Mutua (2nd R) among other distinguished guests receive Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Information, Communication and Digital Economy, Eliud Owalo who was the Chief Guest during 3rd Regional Research Conference that was held at Kenya School of Government

Universities Play Critical Role in Big Data and Digitization Rollout

Partnership between universities and industry is critical in ensuring uptake of digital-based solutions in the processing of lands records in Kenya.

The Technical University of Kenya (TU-K) VC Prof. Benedict Mutua, who was speaking during the 3rd Regional Research Conference themed; Data, Innovation and Technology for Land Governance said that the conference is taking place when the university has set up a base for big data research and quality information in land administration that is helpful in both private and public sectors.

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NHORED II Scholarships

PHD SCHOLARSHIP : Focus Area: Inclusive Engagement in Energy Transitions in East Africa Gender, Participation, and Justice Thematic area >> More details 

MASTERS SCHOLARSHIP:  Focus Area: Inclusive Engagement in Energy Transitions in East Africa Gender, Participation, and Justice Thematic area >> More details 

Call for Applications to The Development in Africa with Radio Astronomy (Dara) Training Programme (2024)

Applications are invited for the above training programme coordinated by the `department of Astronomy and Space Science, Technical University of Kenya. Applicants must be holders of at least a Bachelor’s degree in any of the STEM fields. The application form and the brochure are available here for more information. You may also contact Prof. Paul Baki, Ph.D., FKNAS ( Email: paulbaki@tukenya.ac.ke)

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Conference Announcement and Call for Papers 

The Technical University of Kenya in partnership with Exploring Visual Cultures will be hosting the 4th International Conference from November 27th to 29th, 2024 at the Edge Convention Centre, Nairobi. The theme of the conference is AI Media Innovations, Applications, Visual Culture, Challenges, and Future Trends. The call for papers is out and the deadline for submission of abstracts is on 31st May, 2024.

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Announcement of Postdoctoral Opportunity in The Department of Astronomy and Space Science

Sat, 15. June 2024
The Development in Africa with Radio Astronomy ( DARA) project has announced  12 Postdoctoral opportunities in  eight  (8) SKA African partner countries.  At th…

TU-K to host the X-Culture Award Ceremony

Thu, 30. May 2024
On 30th May 2024, TU-K will host the X-Culture Collaboration Course Award.
The ceremony will be held in the Main Hall. The event will celebrate the outstanding achievement o…

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