Latest News & Announcements

Deliberation on potential strategies for implementation of interventions against infant respiratory syncytial virus

RSV meeting

The Kenya Medical Research Institute, KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme and CDC-Kenya convened a full day Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) Stakeholders meeting on Tuesday 15th June 2022, in Nairobi. Ms. Joyce Nyiro, a Final year PhD candidate in the Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology, Dr.

12th AMSUN Scientific Conference

The Association of Medical Students University of Nairobi (AMSUN) held their 12th AMSUN Scientific Conference, on the 9th and 10th of June 2022. The theme of the conference is RESEARCH TODAY FOR A HEALTHIER TOMORROW. Dr Marianne Mureithi, Chair, Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology gave the opening keynote address titled “ Research in the Pandemic Era”, where the students were encouraged to be innovative and answer critical questions that can change the health outcomes of their communities.

Department Members Recognised as Best Scientists in Kenya List

Members of the Department Prof. Walter Jaoko,  Prof. Omu Anzala and Prof Julius Oyugi were both recently featured on the Alper Doger (AD) Scientific Index 2022 ranking.

The University of Nairobi had a total of 18 scientists across various disciplines in the top 50 rankings with both department members on the list.

Maternal Immunization presentation by Doctoral student Joyce Nyiro

Our colleagues at KEMRI Wellcome Trust led by Joyce Nyiro, a doctoral student in the department of medical microbiology and immunology will be live on Baraka FM on the 28th of April 2022 discussing maternal immunization as part of World Immunization Week.

You can tune in and listen here

Graduation Information

The University of Nairobi wishes to inform all students who qualified for the award of various degrees and diplomas at the end of each academic year that graduations are held every September and December of each year.


Only those who will have completed paying the fees due to the University will be allowed to graduate.  ALL graduands are advised to confirm the order of their name with their respective Deans.