Our Contacts

For more information please contact:
The Director, Centre for International Programmes and Links (CIPL),
Main Campus Gandhi Wing 2nd Floor, Room 213(A-E)
University of Nairobi

Telephone: 254-20-2214917/318262 Ext. 28113 or 28135 Cellphone No.254-712-718808
E-mail: international@uonbi.ac.ke
Fax: 254-20-2214917/245566
P.O. Box 30197-00100, GPO.,

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I take this opportunity to congratulate all the International students for choosing to undertake your studies at the University of Nairobi. It’s an affirmation that the UoN is indeed a world class institution, with a reputation for scholarly excellence, both locally and globally.

The University of Nairobi is one of the leading institutions in African and the world, among a family of world class institutions, with over three hundred partnerships and collaborations with a wide range of international institutions and this has enabled the university to benefit from a host of reputed international scholars and researchers, which will greatly enrich your learning experience.

It is the idea that academic endeavour is more valuable when it makes a contribution to our world which inspires us in our research and our view of education. Programmes are designed to be relevant, reflect current research and meet the needs of the International Student community. We have over 200 active international and local collaborations and academic agreements with foreign universities and organization.  The University of Nairobi is committed to quality service through teaching, research and creative works. The University is committed to good corporate governance, excellence and professionalism.


We are one of the leading universities in the East and Central African region. We want you, as a student visiting faculty, to make the most of your talent both in and out of the classroom. You will get value for your time during your stay here because of the high standard of Education and research. At the University of Nairobi, students and lecturers work together as a community of learners, in the advancement of knowledge. Click to download Facts and figures of the university of Nairobi.


Prof. W.O. Ogara