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UmojaHack Africa 2021

Zindi is Africa’s largest data science competition platform, with the mission of building the data science ecosystem in Africa. Zindi hosts a community of over 23 000 data scientists across Africa dedicated to solving the world’s most pressing challenges through machine learning and AI. Data scientists come to Zindi to hone their skills, build their professional profile, find job opportunities, and to connect with fellow data scientists across Africa and beyond.


ISACA Kenya Chapter invites your institution to participate in an inter-varsity bootcamp that will be held from Monday 29th March to Tuesday 6th April 2021. The bootcamp will be a 5-day training that will cover ISACA’s Cybersecurity Fundamentals (CSX) curriculum, offer hands-on cybersecurity training and mentorship. Students will also have the opportunity to sit a mock certification exam at the end of the event. The cost of participating is Ksh 2,000/= for ISACA student members and Ksh 5,000/= for non-members.


The University of Nairobi Virtual Open Day is scheduled for 18th and 19th February 2021.
This is a critical activity of the University, which provides an opportunity for members of the

public to interact with the Faculty, sample the programmes offered and receive career guidance

through organized webinars. This is to urge you to make necessary preparations for the success of

Huawei Awards

A final year student at the School of Computing and Information, Maluki Muthusi, has
been awarded the first prize for winning in the global Huawei ICT Competition in the
network track. This is a skill-based competition involving hands-on experience in computer
networks and network security. Over 109 teams from Asia, Europe, Southern, and Eastern Africa participated in the global finals. A total of 327 students managed to get to the global finals out of the

SCI student qualify for the Global final round of Huawei ICT Competition

Maluki Muthusi Maluki from School of Computing & Informatics is among the 6 finalists of the Global final round of Huawei ICT Competition.

the Competition commenced with registration and a road show in October 2019, this was followed by the National, Regional and now finally the Global Final competitions.

Thecompetition comprised of two tracks Network and Cloud.

The 63rd University of Nairobi graduation ceremony

The University of Nairobi wishes to inform all students from the Colleges Of Agriculture & Veterinary Sciences, Architecture & Engineering, Biological & Physical Sciences, Education & External Studies and ODeL Campus who qualified for the award of various degrees and diplomas at the end of last academic year (2019/2020) and members of the public, that the 63rd Graduation Ceremony will be held VIRTUALLY on Friday, September 25, 2020, commencing at 8.00 a.m. at the Great Court.