MASTERS AND PHD DEGREE SCHOLARSHIPS BY THE AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (AfDB)

Following a successful bid for funding of Post Graduate training in Science and Engineering programs by African Development Bank (AfDB), through the Ministry of Education, Science & Technology, JKUAT has been mandated to train academic staff in Public Universities, Public Technical Training institutions, Line Ministries and State Corporations for capacity building. JKUAT would therefore like to invite applications for admission from suitably qualified applicants, currently academic staff members in Public Universities and Public Technical Training Institutions, for the Masters and PhD programs shown below. Scholarships will be awarded to admitted candidates. The upper age limit… Continue reading →

COETEC WEBSITE REPRESENTATIVES TRAINED

COETEC WEBSITE REPRESENTATIVES TRAINED

College of Engineering website representatives from the various Schools and Departments along with those of the Principal’s office received a requisite and very important training on how to update,  improve and handle the various aspects of their respective School and Departmental websites. This was with the aim of giving the outlook, presence and visibility of these websites an impetus in-tandem with areas of focus that the University website committee requires all the sub-websites to always ensure are attended to so as to improve informativeness and the ranking of the University Website thus meeting its objective…. Continue reading →

NEW VICE CHANCELLOR Prof. VICTORIA W. NGUMI VISITS CoETEC

NEW VICE CHANCELLOR Prof. VICTORIA W. NGUMI VISITS CoETEC

Wednesday 5th September 2018 was a special day for the College of Engineering and Technology (CoETEC) Family. It was the day that the new Vice Chancellor Prof. Victoria Ngumi accompanied by the Acting Deputy Vice Chancellors Prof. Bernard Ikua (Administration), Acting Deputy Vice Chancellor Prof. Robert Kinyua (Academic Affairs) and Deputy Vice Chancellor Prof. Mary Abukutsa (R.P.E) visited the College and its staff led by the Acting Principal Dr. Hiram Ndiritu. Staff who started streaming to the meeting venue at iPIC earlier than scheduled, had a lot of anticipation having been presented with the opportunity… Continue reading →

Varsity Students Leverage on Technology to Conduct Electronic Elections

Varsity Students Leverage on Technology to Conduct Electronic Elections

JKUAT Society of Engineering Students (SES) held its annual hand-over elections on Tuesday February 27, 2018 and for the first time in the history of the society the exercise was done electronically. The society used an electronic voting system that had been designed and built by final year engineering students; Koi Anyango, Frederick Kirimi, Lucy Masaba and Pascal Aloo. The whole exercise which normally takes close to two hours, took only 40 minutes. The system is an electronic voting box with a touch display that allows the voter to conduct the voting exercise with ease…. Continue reading →

ADVERTISEMENT FOR MSc AND PhD TRAINING

Candidates are invited to carry out MSc/PhD research under the recently launched Research Chair in Manufacturing. The Research Chair focuses on technological innovation for quality and competitiveness in the coconut value chain. The support will comprise a stipend, and funding for research materials. The research focus for PhD candidates will be in the following areas: 1. Characterization and value addition of coconut and its products. 2. Development and optimization of machinery for processing of coconut products. For MSc candidates, the focus will be in the following areas: 1. Social economics related to coconut value addition…. Continue reading →

ADVERT FOR UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES FOR 2018

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) invites applications for admission in the College of Engineering and Technology (COETEC) in the following programs: 1. Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering 2. Bachelor of Science in Electronic and Computer Engineering 3. Bachelor of Science in Telecommunication and Information Engineering 4. Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering 5. Bachelor of Science in Geomatic Engineering and Geospatial Information Systems 6. Bachelor of Science in Mechatronic Engineering 7. Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering 8. Bachelor of Science in Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering 9. Bachelor of… Continue reading →