JKUSO Outgoing Team Hands over to the Incoming

JKUSO Outgoing Team Hands over to the Incoming

The outgoing Jomo Kenyatta University Students Organization team has handed over the reins of leadership to the new student governing council. During the brief ceremony that saw the former JKUSO Chair Felix Kipkalya and his team handover critical records and documents to the incoming team led by JKUSO Chair Mr. Eric Jomo, the former Chairman congratulated the fresh team and urged them to remain steadfast by picking from where they had left and assist the comrades through initiatives that they had started such as the students’ revolving fund which he noted, “was a good and… Continue reading →

Construction of Botanical Garden to Begin December

Construction of Botanical Garden to Begin December

The plan to construct a KShs. 1.15 billion Sino-African Joint Research Centre and botanical garden at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology moved a notch higher following the signing, Tuesday November 18, of a construction contract between the University and Shangai Construction Group (SCG) Company Limited. The project which is to be funded by the Chinese Government is slated to foster plant biodiversity research in the region while boosting human capacity through research and training in the thematic areas. Speaking during the contract signing ceremony, SCG’s General Manager for Eastern and Southern Africa, Zheng… Continue reading →

International Scientific Conference Opens at JKUAT

International Scientific Conference Opens at JKUAT

The 9th Scientific, Technological and Industrialization Conference, opened Thursday, November 13, at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, with cutting edge innovations being showcased, besides the scholarly presentation and discourse on critical academic papers in diverse fields and topics. The President of Okayama University (Japan) Prof. Kiyoshi Morita, in his key note address to the international gathering read by Prof. Kiyoshi Okuda observed that, “as JKUAT celebrates 20 years of autonomy, Okayama University has over the years, managed to maintain a solid relationship with JKUAT for the benefit of humanity.” On behalf of Okayama… Continue reading →

Okayama University Don Visits

Okayama University Don Visits

Researchers at JKUAT have been asked to exploit the numerous opportunities to collaborate with their counterparts in Japanese universities in the various disciplines of applied sciences, crucial in adding value to Kenya’s development agenda. Kiyoshi Okuda, Professor of Reproductive Physiology and Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Okayama University, Japan told a seminar at JKUAT, the Government of Japan had recently transformed Okayama University into a Supper Global University. The new status will enable the University to invite more scholars from around the world to study and conduct research, a prospect that he said would be of interests… Continue reading →

New JKUSO Students’ Council Takes Oath of Office

New JKUSO Students’ Council Takes Oath of Office

Newly elected officials of the Jomo Kenyatta Students Organization (JKUSO) have today Tuesday, November 11, taken solemn oath of office to serve the students fraternity who elected them into office in the just concluded students’ elections. Speaking on behalf of the new students’ governing council during the swearing in ceremony, the incoming JKUSO Chairman Eric Jomo appreciated the critical role the students played during the elections in ensuring that they put in office leaders who will champion their welfare. Mr. Jomo reminded his colleagues that they were elected on a platform and promise to be… Continue reading →

Graduation Application Forms

Graduands can download the application forms from these links and forward to the university’s main campus as required. Bachelor/Diploma Graduation Application Form Masters/Postgraduate Diploma Graduation Application Form PhD Graduation Application Form  

Prof. Ngumi Hands over to Her New Finance Counterpart

Prof. Ngumi Hands over to Her New Finance Counterpart

Deputy Vice Chancellor in charge of Administration Prof. Victoria Wambui Ngumi has formally handed over some of the departments that were formerly under Administration, Planning and Development Division, to the first Deputy Vice Chancellor in charge of Finance Prof. Bernard Otoki Moirongo. In a brief ceremony held in the Council Room, Wednesday, October 29, Prof. Ngumi who has now effectively taken charge of the newly restructured Administration Division, welcomed her counterpart to his new docket and subsequently handed over documents from the three sections that were hitherto domiciled in the  former Administration, Planning and Development… Continue reading →

24th Graduation Ceremony Set for Monday November 24

24th Graduation Ceremony Set for Monday November 24

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology will hold its 24th Graduation Ceremony, Monday November 24, 2014, and not Friday November 28, as earlier communicated. The new date accommodates pioneer graduands of the Pan African University of Basic Sciences, Technology and Innovation, hosted at JKUAT. During the Ceremony, Prof. Geoffrey Maloiy, Chancellor, will confer JKUAT degrees while Dr. Nkozozana Dlamini-Zuma, the Chairperson of African Union Commission will confer masters degrees to the PAUSTI graduands. PAUSTI, a graduate school conceived and implemented by the African Union, is a third generation university geared to produce African-centered knowledge… Continue reading →

Students and Staff Donate 200 Pints of Blood

Students and Staff Donate 200 Pints of Blood

Students and staff at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology Main Campus Juja, have donated over 200 pints of blood in a drive that came to an end Friday October 24, 2014. The drive, jointly organized by Bloodlink Foundation, Kenya Blood Transfusion Centre and JKUAT Red Cross Chapter, was the second this year, and it aims to restock Kenya’s blood banks for effective response in times of disaster and emergency. Hillary Asiyo, one of the mobilizers, hailed the student community for responding to the call to donate blood; a practice that has defined the… Continue reading →

JKUAT Juja Campus Re-opens Monday November 10, 2014

JKUAT Juja Campus Re-opens Monday November 10, 2014

All final year and first year students at the Main campus are expected to report back to their respective Colleges, Monday November 10, 2014 at 8 am. Each student is expected to clear the outstanding fees, sign both nominal roll and bonding form as well as pay a mandatory charge of 5,200 Kenya Shillings to cater for damages caused within the University. All Payments should be made through the usual JKUAT, Juja Campus bank accounts as follows: Barclays Bank ( 077-5001216);  Equity Bank (0090291251426); Standard chartered Bank (0108023434900) and Cooperative Bank (01129098952900). The reopening dates… Continue reading →