Student Projects
Academic Year:
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
David Nyika An Analysis of the Implementation of Physical Development Projects in Kenya Prof. E.N. Ndegwa DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING completed
Romanus Opiyo Crime Patterns and Land Transformation in Nairobi: An Analysis of Effects of Land Transformation on Dandora Crime Patterns. Prof. Winnie Mitulla & Prof. Peter Ngau DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING ongoing
Nyabuti, J.N Land-Use Conflicts and In-Optima Spatial Patterns in Peri-Urban Areas of the City of Nairobi, Kenya. DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING completed
Charles Dadu Karisa Swahili Identity In Space and Time: Urban Design Negotiation of a Built Heritage Prof. E.N. Ndegwa DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING ongoing
Orwa Herbert Okello THE EFFECTS OF INFORMAL ACTIVITIES IN THE ROAD RESERVE ON THE TRANSPORT SYSTEM: THE CASE OF JUJA ROAD, NAIROBI. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING)
CHEROTICH MERCY LANGAT THE IMPLICATION OF HIGHWAY DEVELOPMENT ON LAND USE; CASE STUDY OF THE SOUTHERN BYPASS IN THE VICINITY OF KIKUYU TOWN MR. OSENGO C.K B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Herbert Musoga Urbanization in Western Kenya: An Analysis of Emergin Polycentric Pattern and Organizational Structure. Prof. RA. Obudho and Prof. Peter Ngau DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2003
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
Getangita Chacha Peter Land Use Planning for Fuel Wood Utilization by SmallHolder Tobacco Farmers: A Case Study of Kegonga Division, Kuria District – Kenya MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Ambwere Solomon Policy Implications of Land Subdivision in Settlement Areas: A Case Study of Lumakanda Settlement Scheme MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Adero Patrick Opiyo, The Effect of Alienation of Public Utility Land on the Residents of Kisumu Municipality MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2004/2005
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Nyakundi Amenya P, Impact of the Location and Development of the Geothermal Power Plants Olkaria with Emphasis on Land Use Activities MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Muendo Milcah, N., Settlement and Land Use Planning in Arid and Semi-Arid Areas: A Case Study of Mulala Division of Makueni District MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Ndungu Kenneth Kimathi Study of Hawkers (Street Vendors) claim to urban space within the CBD of Nairobi. (A case Study of Informal Activities (Hawkers) in Nairobi CBD. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2006/2007
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
Jenkins, E.S. Managing the Process of Relocation and Resettlement of Informal Settlements in Urban Areas: The Case of Kaburini Village Nairobi. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 1990
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
Owuor Collins Onyango Growth and Performance of Small Scale Enterprises in Small Urban Centres: A Case Study of Migori’s Manufacturing Sub-Sector MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Musyimi Mumo Mbathi Impact of Sand Harvesting on Environment and Landuse in Masinga Division, Machakos District, Kenya. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Mairura Evans Omwenga The Development of Water and Sanitation Infrastructure in Unplanned Low-Income Urban Settlements of Kitui, Kanuku and Kinyago, Nairobi MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Kimani Benjamin Kogi The Impact of Rural Access Roads Programme on Agricultural Development: A Case Study of Olkalou Division, Nyandarua District MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Baimi, Joyce Kangai The Use and Management of Open Spaces in Low Income Residential Neighbourhoods in Nairobi MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 1991
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
Wandu M. Margaret An analysis of small scale enterprises in small towns in Kenya: A case study of Karatina Town MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Mwaura, Peter Mbuthia An Assessment of the Management of Garbage Collection and Disposal in Nairobi MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Masinde Khaemba Augustine Financing Local Government Development Programmes in Kenya. A Case Study of Bungoma Municipal Council. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Mwanzia Mulandi Alfred Impact Of Roads, Water And Electricity On The Growth Of Small Urban Centers; The Case Of Tala-Kangundo, Machakos, Kenya MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Thomas A. Gillmore Incorporating The Peasant, A Study Of Rural Planning In Kenya MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Festo J. M Fadamula Industrial Solid Waste Management. A Case Study of Nairobi Industrial Area MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Peris C. Korir Informal Sector as a Source of Employment in Intermediate Town. A Case Study of Eldoret Town. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Ondimu Kennedy Inyga Planning For Educational Facilities In Rural Areas. A Case Study Of Irianyi Division In Kisii District MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Otieno Charles Konyango Planning for Operation and Management of Intra-Urban Public Transport Modes in Nairobi: A Case Study of Traffic Congestion in the C.B.D Routes, Bus Stops and Terminals. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Ndegwa K. George Provision and Use Of Public Conveniences In The City Center Of Nairobi MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Nyabuti, Jeremiah Ayonga The Location of Informal Commercial Activities. A Case of Food Kiosks in Nairobi- Kenya. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 1992
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Steve Nzomo Tumbo Analysis of Informal Sector Activities In Machakos Town: Towards A System Policies Design. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Hellen Victorial Hambly Agroforestry: A Gender and Environment Analysis: A Case Study of the Care-Siaya (Kenya) Agroforestry Extension Programme MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Joana Clara Ogino Comparative Analysis of the Small Scale Economic Activities in Two Neighbourhoods of Nairobi City, Kariobangi and Makadara. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Mary Wambui Kimani Horticultural Farming and its Effects on Food Security in Kibwezi Division of Makueni District. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Julia Nelly Akoth Improving The Role of Rural-Based Women’s Group in Rural Development: A Case Study of Alego Location, Siaya District. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Caleb Mc’mireri Industrialization of Athi River Town. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Irene Cheptoo, Keino Participation of Women in Small Scale Enterprises in Nairobi: A Study of Wakulima, Burma and Kariokor Markets Areas. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING
Cecilia Njoki Kinuthia Private Sector Housing Investments: An Analysis of formal Private Developers in Nairobi, Kenya. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Chege, P.Gacheru Provision of Public Health Services in Nairobi. An Analysis of Distribution, Location and Utilization. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Kamau, P. Kariuki The Mau Summit Secondary School Water Project. An Evaluation. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Boniface Peter Kiteme The Performance of Small Scale Manufacturing Enterprises in West Laikipia (Ngarua Division) MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Mutua Juliana Kamanthe The Role of Non-Governmental Organizations in Slum and Squatter Settlement Upgrading: A Case Study of Undugu Society of Kenya in Kitui Village MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
David Greiner Water Supply Projects in Kenya: A Guide for Practitioners MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 1993
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
Peter Njoroge An Investigation of Influences of Socio-economic and Environmental Factors on Health: A Case Study of Makongeni Location, Nakuru District. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Godfrey K. Mwendwa Energy Problems in Rural Kenya: An Examination of Causes and Effects of Woodfuel Scarcity in South Imenti, Meru District. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Mbaria, J. Gatu Evaluation of Environmental Impacts of Large Coffee Enterprises in Kiambaa: A Political Economy Approach. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Leonard Simiyu Mulongo, Factors that Determine Formation and Performance of Small-Scale Business Enterprises in Bungoma Town. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Charles Omondi Oyaya Maternal and Child Health Care Delivery and Utlization in Low-Income Urban Settlement: A Case of Nyalenda and Pandipieri, Kisumu, Kenya. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Wagah George Godwin The Impact of Rent Levies on Management and Maintenance of Local Authority Housing in Kisumu Municipal Council MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Chebii Kilel The Impact of Sugarcane Farming on Household Food Security in Belgut Division. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed