Student Projects
Academic Year: 2011/2012
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ONESIMUS MUSYOKI An analysis of the changes occurring in middle income housing in developing countries: A case study for Buruburu Z. Maleche& H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
ONDONGO PRISCILA THE IMPLICATIONS OF THE EASTERN BYPASS ROAD TO THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF SURROUNDING CENTRES: CASE STUDY OF RUAI. Z. Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJOMO JOSEPH GITERU Effects of unplanned housing developments on environmental infrastructure in an urban residential neighbourhood: A case study of Mlango Kubwa, Nairobi Z. Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
DINAH OGARA Assessing the spatial challenges facing the cultural industry in urban areas. Case study of Nairobi Central Business District Civic Precinct Z. Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
LEONARD WAHOME KIUMI Challenges facing transport system in residential areas: Case study of Zimmerman R.Opiyo and C. Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MAHIOHA PETER NYAMU Planning implication of the informal sector activities on a planned residential area: A case study of Race Course Estate R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KANYUNGU EUNICE WAHIGA Transformation of Residential and Open Spaces into commercial Land Uses: Case Study of Buruburu R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUTHOKA ALLAN MATIVO Mixed urban land use and urban transition. Investigating sub urban dynamics an urban transition: A case study of Mlolongo centre and environs Prof. RA. Obudho 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
DAUDI JACKSON CHARO Low-income housing development challenges facing satellite towns: Case study of Mlolongo Township Prof. R.A. Obudho B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL 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
RICHARD MANYALA The challenges faced by Kenya Pipeline Company on their land reserve: Case study of Mukuru Sinai slum Prof. P. Ngau B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
BARTIN JUMA Challenges of Planning and Management of Power Wayleaves in Urban Areas: Case of Grogan B – Korogocho Prof. P. Ngau B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MIDEVA I PURITY Planning challenges facing urban heritage of modernizing society: Case study of Nairobi Railway Station Prof. Ngau& H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJERU SOLOMON MUNENE PROVISION OF A DECENTRALIZED WASTEWATER DISPOSAL SYSTEM IN PIPELINE ESTATE, NAIROBI KENYA Prof. Ndegwa and Dr. F. Mugo 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
Academic Year: 2012/2013
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ABDULLAHI HASSAN A. Examining the impacts of urban development on storm water drainage. A case of Eastleigh Section 1 Z. Maleche & C. Karisa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Mutuaruhiu Kalululwanga Effects Of Land Use Encroachment On Wetlands: Case Study Nairobi Dam Area PROFESSOR E.N NDEGWA B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJANI JASSAN NDEGWA PLANNING IMPLICATIONS OF UNCONTROLLED URBAN DEVELOPMENT IN TENA RESIDENTIAL ESTATE, NAIROBI Prof. Peter Ngau, Mrs. Hellen Nzainga MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
KIAI, SAMUEL KINYUA SUSTAINABLE HOUSING DENSIFICATION IN KILELESHWA: NAIROBI, KENYA PROF. PETER M.NGAU, MR.CHARLES D.KARISA MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
KIAI, SAMUEL KINYUA SUSTAINABLE HOUSING DENSIFICATION IN KILELESHWA: NAIROBI, KENYA PROF. PETER M.NGAU, MR.CHARLES D.KARISA MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2013/2014
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BOWEN FREDRICK K Pedestrian mobility challenges on Enterprise Road, Industrial Area Nairobi R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
GITUARA SAMUEL M The influence of street patterns and urban decay on street safety in Down town Nairobi.-River Road. R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KARUGA DORCAS W. Examining Urban Informality as a setting for crime the case of Mukuru Kwa Reuben Prof. P. Ngau B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUKANGA PASCAL O. Impact of Informal Activities on Mobility: A Case of Low Income Residential Streets of Pipeline Prof. P. Ngau B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2016/2017
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KAREMERI NANCY WANJIKU State of Insecurity in Bus Terminals: Case Study of Githurai Bus Terminals along Thika Super Highway R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2015/2016
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Kevin Ainea ODHIAMBO ASSESSMENT OF SANITATION CHALLENGES IN SLUM SETTLEMENT IN OBUNGA, KISUMU CITY, KENYA Professor R.A. Obudho B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NELSON GICHUI MUNYAGA CHALLENGES OF SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL IN GACHORORO VILLAGE JUJA, KIAMBU COUNTY Prof: Ngugi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MWANGI FREDRICK GACHAGUA EFFECTS OF INFORMAL/FORMAL ACTIVITIES ON EFFECTIVE TRAFFIC FLOW ALONG KARATINA – NYERI HIGHWAY Prof. S.Akatch B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
LENJO ANDREW Potential of Juja City Mall on the Growth of Juja Prof. S. Akatch B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
LENJO ANDREW THE CHALLENGES OF THE PROVISION OF CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES AND FUTURE GROWTH IN THE FACE OF LIMITED AND DILAPIDATED UTILIZATION OF SPACE IN MUTHAIGA PRIMARY SCHOOL Prof. S. Akatch B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
BIOR ABIJOK DAVID PLANNING IMPLICATIONS OF LAND USE DEVELOPMENT ON SECURITY IN BONDENI ESTATE, NAKURU COUNTY, KENYA. Prof. Obudho B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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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
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: 2014/2015
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Ondijo David Oselu Study on the Dynamics of Street Parking and Mobility at different times of the Day in the CBD: Case of Muindi Mbingu Streets in Nairobi Prof. S. Akatch and Dr. M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Chepkwony W. Kipkemoi Informal Markets Service Provision Analysis: Case of Sego Market in Kilimani Prof. Robert Obudho and Prof. Peter Ngau B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Kirunja Gilbert Challenges facing Pedestrian along Kiambu Rd Section of Ridgeways Prof. Robert Obudho and Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Odundu E. Chawere Insecurity of Land Tenure and Its Impact on the Environment of Muyeye, Malindi Prof. R. Obudho and Mrs Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Nyoroka Irungu Leonard Planning Implications of Supplementary Primary Schools in Informal Settlements: Case of Nairobi Mukuru kwa Ruben Informal Settlements Prof. Peter Ngau and Dr. M.Ngayu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Kinuthia William Nyaga The Impact of Market on Informal Settlement Growth: A Case Study of Kiandutu Market in Thika Prof. Peter Ngau and Dr. M.Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Kinuthia William Nyaga The Impact of Market on Informal Settlement Growth: A Case Study of Kiandutu Market in Thika Prof. Peter Ngau and Dr. M.Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Oundo Norman Machio Provision and Management of Neighbourhood Parks and Other Recreational Opens Spaces in Buruburu Phase 5 Prof. Peter Ngau and Dr. I.K. Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Mwaura Mungai Boniface Solid Waste Management Practices in Kawagware Congo Area Prof. George Ngugi and Dr. Fridah Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Nyongesa Felician Wanjala Water and Sanitation Provision Challenges in Kayole Estate Prof. G. Ngugi and Mrs Hellen Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Owuor Mathews Ong'ombe Slum Health Facilities Accessibility Challenges: Case Study of Nairobi's Kayole-Soweto Slum Prof. Elijah Ndegwa and Prof. Robert Obudho B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Orangi, Arthur O. Effects of Trunk Traffic Traversing A Medium Sized Town's Club: A Case Study of Migori Town Prof. Elijah Ndegwa and Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2010
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Andrew Imwati Investigating the Potential of Modern Geo-Info Technologies in Planning Urban Community Settlements: "The Case of Nairobi Peri-Urban Settlements". Prof. RA. Obudho and Prof. Peter Ngau DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING completed
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: 2014
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Romanus Otieno Opiyo The Interaction Between Land Use Transformation and Crime Incidence in Dandora, Nairobi, Kenya Prof. Peter M. Ngau and Prof. Winnie V. Mitullah DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2009/2010
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M’MATA MICHAEL BOY THE EFFECTS OF UNCONTROLLED HOUSING DEVELOPMENTS: A CASE STUDY OF UMOJA INNERCORE, NAIROBI Prof. Ndegwa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed