TECHNICAL SKILLS UPGRADING PROGRAM FOR iPIC STAFF BY JAPANESE TECHNOLOGISTS

TECHNICAL SKILLS UPGRADING PROGRAM FOR iPIC STAFF BY JAPANESE TECHNOLOGISTS

This year’s skills upgrading program for technical staffs involved in the Innovation and Prototyping Integrated Centre (iPIC) activities at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) was carried out from 13th to 18th September 2017. The objective of this training was to equip participants with technical knowhow in the operation and maintenance of existing and newly acquired equipment donated by the Government of Japan through the Africa-ai-Japan Project based at JKUAT. This activity was part of the wider effort by the stakeholders to enhance Africa Innovation by providing the necessary infrastructure and human resources… Continue reading →

THE FIRST FORUM ON GEOTHERMAL TECHNOLOGY IN KENYA HELD IN JKUAT

THE FIRST FORUM ON GEOTHERMAL TECHNOLOGY IN KENYA HELD IN JKUAT

Collaboration between JKUAT, JICA, Kyushu University Japan, KenGen and Geothermal Development Company is one that in the long run shall bring to being a socio-economic mega impact if the goals and the objectives of the first Forum in Kenya and Africa on Geothermal Technology is anything to go by. The Forum was a result of various meetings and discussions between JKUAT’s college of Engineering led by the Principal Prof. Bernard Ikua, KenGen led by Assistant Manager in Charge of Resource Management, Mr. Cyrus Karingithi and Prof. Ryuichi Itoi of Kyushu University. The discussions majored on… Continue reading →

SPECIAL SEMINAR ON ENHANCED iPIC CAPACITY & FACILITY UTILIZATION HELD

SPECIAL SEMINAR ON ENHANCED iPIC CAPACITY & FACILITY UTILIZATION HELD

Thursday 15th June 2017 engraved a special mark in the actualization of the iPIC envisioned dream under the Africa-ai-JAPAN Project when a special Seminar on Enhanced Facility Utilization of iPIC in Research and Innovation was held. Being under the JKUAT College of Engineering and Technology, the College through the leadership of the Principal Prof. Bernard Ikua who also was the main speaker, arranged for the seminar that saw attendance drawn from staff of the College’s four Schools along with the Engineering Workshops and had two other speakers to spice up the rich information of iPIC… Continue reading →

Boniface Kariuki Feted in Japan

Boniface Kariuki, a Technologist in the Department of Mechatronic Engineering, has been awarded for an outstanding research in the division of Environmental Science development, Faculty of Environmental Science at Hokkaido University in Japan raising the burner of the College of Engineering and Technology (COETEC) and that of the entire University fraternity higher. He was in Japan for two years under the ABE Initiative programme which offers Scholarship for Masters Degree and internship opportunity at Japanese company through Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). His study evaluated photovoltaic power generation potential by stepping up to seasonality and… Continue reading →

Advert for undergraduate programmes for 2017 Intake

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) invites applications for admission in the College of Engineering and Technology (COETEC) in the following programs: • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering • Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering • Bachelor of Science in Electronic and Computer Engineering • Bachelor of Science in Telecommunication & Information Engineering • Bachelor of Science in Geomatic Engineering and Geospatial Information Systems (GEGIS) • Bachelor of Science in Geospatial Information Science (GIS) • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering • Bachelor of Science in Mechatronic Engineering • Bachelor… Continue reading →

Advertisment for Postgraduate Programs in the School of Biosystems And Environmental Engineering-SoBEE (January 2017 Intake)

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) invites applications for admission into the following postgraduate programs in the College of Engineering and Technology (COETEC) in the School of Biosytems and Environmental Engineering (SoBEE) MSc in Environmental Engineering and Management This prepares motivated students for leadership in environmental engineering practice and management. It equips them with the fundamentals of environmental engineering and management, and imparts skills to develop solutions for environmental problems, which typically involve a complex blend of technical, regulatory, social, and management challenges. A strong emphasis is placed on research and practical problem… Continue reading →

E-RESOURCES TRAINING FOR TEACHING STAFF

CoETEC together with the Library department wish to invite all teaching staff in CoETEC to an E-Resources training on Thursday 25th February 2016 at the Statistics Laboratory, 3rd floor, in COPAS from 10:00a.m to 4:00p.m The objectives of the training are: To create awareness of electronic information resources available for research To equip participants with skills on Information search strategies Citation and referencing tools Using anti plagiarism tools for plagiarism self-check Sensitization on e-book readers Sensitization on the importance of publishing in high impact journals To equip participants with skills for improving personal and institutional… Continue reading →