Student Projects
Academic Year: 2012/2013
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AJANGA DISSENT I Kibera Rail Line Impacts on Land Use. Dr. S.Obiero& J.Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
John Kimathi Characterising Resilient Agricultural-Base Livelihoods: A Case Of Conservation Agriculture In Kanthonzweni District. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING ongoing
Lawrence Karong’e Adapting To The Realities Of Prolonged Insecure Land Tenure In Kenyas Urban Areas: A Case Study Of Mnarani Area Of Kilifi Town MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING ongoing
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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
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
Academic Year: 2010
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Murimi James Maina "Intelligent Transport System Approach to Traffic Congestion: The Nairobi Traffic Congetion Problem" Prof. Francis Gichanga and Dr. S. Obiero DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING ongoing
Academic Year: 2013/2014
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OCHIENG MANDELA P Planning and Management Challenges Facing Open Spaces: Case of the Jeevanjee Gardens Mr.Charles Karisa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
NJUGUNA PETER T. Planning Challenges facing the provision of Public Parking Facilities: A Case Study of Kiambu Town CBD Mr.James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
OTIENO EVANS. Investigation of planning challenges on open spaces in slums Dr. Musyimi Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Academic Year: 2014/2015
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Implications of Southern Bypass on Kikuyu Town Growth and Development Mr. C. Osengo and Dr. S.Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
OGINGA JUDITH ACHIENG’ The Impact of Bus Terminus Design on its Functionality: Case Study of Easy Coach Bus Station E. Mairura and C. Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
BOIT FAITH CHEMUTAI An exploration of Urban Transportation and Land Use Conflict: A case study of Ngara Market Neighbourhood Dr. M. Nga'yu , Dr. S. Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Academic Year: 2015/2016
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KIPCHIRCHIR COLLINS Effects of Densification on Drainage: The Case of Umoja I Dr. A. Mwaura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
OMANGI SHERLYNE Evaluation of Residential Development Potential for Low Income Neighbourhoods: Case of Bahati Estate Dr. A. Mwaura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
MUTISYA ELIZABETH Planning Implications of Growth and Expansion of Old Estates in Nairobi: A case Study of Jerusalem estate. Dr. A. Mwaura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
WAKABA DENNIS Effects of Compact Development on urban Open Spaces: Case of Nairobi’s Komarock Estate Dr. A. Mwaura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
WAHOME JOSEPH Effects of Human Settlement on Wetlands: A Case study of Limuru’s Kwa Bera Dam Mrs. H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
AKUBA ERIC Assessment of Recreational facilities provision in Nairobi’s Lucky Summer Estate Mrs. H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
MOGAKA DORAH Solid waste management Challenges in Urban Areas: Case Study of Kisumu Ndogo Korogocho** B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
NJEBIU VICTOR Implications of Embu Stadium Location in the CBD to the Surrounding Land uses** Mrs. H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
BARAKE BOSIBORI Impact of Infrastructural Development on Land Use Changes: A Case of Ruaka Town Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
MUTHOKA MARK Implications of Urban Growth on Kitengela Infrastructure Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
THUO ISSA Planning Implications on Public Health: Case of Mwiki *** Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
GITHINJI CYRUS Conflict Resolution in the Utilization of Malewa River Water Supply in Nyandarua County Dr. I.K. Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
LENJO ANDREW Potential of Juja City Mall on the Growth of Juja Prof. S. Akatch B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
KIBET DANIEL Impacts of Thika Highway on Urban Sprawl Dr. I.K. Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
OIRA RODGERS Effects of Flooding on Ngong Town’s Development Dr. Fridah. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
ONJIKO KEVIN Impact of Solid Waste Disposal on the Riparian Reserve Cutting Across Pipeline-Donholm Bridge Dr. F. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
BETT STANLEY Impact of Double-Intake in Higher Education Institutions of Learning on the Housing Market: A Case Study of the University of Nairobi Upper Kabete Campus Dr. Fridah Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
AMBOYE DARIUS Implications of Informal Settlement on Insecurity in Nairobi’s Kawangware Area 56*** Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
OCHIENG TEDDY Impact of Land Uses on Insecurity in Dandora Phase IV Estate Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
NYAMWALO VICTOR Terrorism Preparedness in Urban Open Spaces Assessment: A Case Study of Uhuru Park*** Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
WAREGA FREDRICK Assessment of terror disaster preparedness and mitigation in University’s of Nairobi Main Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
KIOKO MOSES Public Transport Terminals Challenges in Machakos Dr.M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
NJAU DIANA Implications of Development Control on the Character of Residential Neighbourhoods Dr.M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
MUGO EMILY Challenges of Natural Environment Degradation to the Surrounding Land Uses (A Case study of Kihoto Estate-Lake Naivasha). Dr.M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Academic Year: 2016/2017
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MUDENYO NELSON MICHAEL Impact of Street vending on NMT mobility: A case study of Ronald Ngala Street in Nairobi C.B.D Mr. J. Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Academic Year: 2011/2012
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Ondimu Daisy Monyangi Assessing Efficiency of Space Use of Older Public Housing Estates in Terms of Layout of Houses in Relation to their Land Sizes. A Case Study of Ofafa Jericho Mr. Z. Maleche & Mr. C. Karisa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
ELIJAH MAINA MWANGI DETERMINING THE CAUSES OF WATER SCARCITY IN MAAI MAHIU DIVISION, NAKURU COUNTY, KENYA Prof. GEORGE N. NJUGUNA, Ph.D MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Stephen Okere, B.Sc (Hons) An Evaluation of Circuit Television Cameras in Crime Management: A case Study of Nairobi Central Business District Prof. Peter Ngau MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
MULWA PURITY NDINDA Sustainability of land uses adjoining Ngong River and its environs: A case of the stretch between enterprise road and Lunga Lunga Dr. F. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MOHAMED MAGED HAMMOUDY Impacts of densification on social-environmental structure of high income low density residential area: Case study of Kiricho-Likoni area, Kileleshwa Mr. C. Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KIHARA MILLICENT WANJIKU Impacts of food parks /joints on the urban form (with special reference to Westlands) H. Nzainga &J. Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MWAI HILDA W Assessing the impacts of urban growth on infrastructural facilities. Case study of Athi River, Mavoko Prof. R.A. Obudho B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KIPKURUI ERIC CHHIRCHIR Examination of challenges facing waterways in Kenya and their impacts: A case study of Mbagathi River, Ongata Rongai stretch J. Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KENNEDY ORINA Challenges of urban redevelopment on green spaces in Nairobi: A case study of Kileleshwa. C. Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
SILAS MBAABU Assessing the impact of rural road re-alignment and expansion on non-motorized transport. A case study of Marimba-Imenti junction road Dr. S.Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
M’MATA MICHAEL BOY Investigation into the encroachment of riparian reserves by informal settlements. Case study of Nairobi River Prof. E. Ndegwa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KABUKURU KENNETH KIBICHO Impacts of low income residential area on a lake. A case study of Langa Langa and Lake Nakuru Prof. E. Ndegwa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2005/2006
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MURUGI MAINA POLICY AND PLANNING IMPLICATIONS FOR TEMPORARY SETTLEMENTS HOSTING INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS (IDPs) IN KENYA: A CASE STUDY OF AFRAHA STADIUM IDP CAMP Dr. Samuel Obiero MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed