Student Projects
Academic Year: 2011/2012
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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
JOHN OMWAMBA Impacts of new highways on the physical infrastructure of emerging towns: case study of Bypass centre J. Murimi and 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
MUGUNA TITUS MURIRA Implications of urban waste water treatment plants on urban development: The case of Gakoromone area, Meru town E. Mairura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KINYOI LEO AN ASSESSMENT OF URBAN DECAY IN NAIROBI’S INNER CITY AND ITS IMPLICATIONS ON URBAN ACTIVITIES: A CASE STUDY OF KIRINYAGA ROAD ACTIVITY CORRIDOR C. Osengo and C. Dadu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL 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
AMBANI MILDRED M AN ASSESSMENT OF COMMUNITY CENTRES IN KAYOLE SOUTH WARD, NAIROBI M. Ng’ayu& Dr. M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
AMUKO SELIPHA O EXAMINING USE OF SPACE IN KAWANGWARE MARKET Mr. J. Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Enos Seth Oluoch Examining mobility and circulation challenges in Ongata Rongai C. Osengo and R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2013/2014
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Allan Obatsa Reconciliation of Gray with Green: Green Infrastructure Planning Within Urban Neibourhoods of Nairobi: A Case Study of Tena Estate MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2008/2009
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Adoyo Duncan Laji THE PLANNING CHALLENGES OF AWASI URBAN CENTRE IN NYANDO DISTRICT, KENYA. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Ouma Amos Planning for Non- Motorized Urban Public Transport in Kisumu City: The case of boda boda. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Mwai Edith Kariko Factors Contributing To Illegal Occupation And Developments On Alienated Public Land For Road Corridors In Kenya MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Kwadha Aggrey Ochieng Impacts Of Urbanization On The Sustainable Conservation Of Nairobi National Park. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
William Opiyo Odeyo A Framework For Redevelopment Of Low In-Come Residential Neighbourhoods: A Case Study Of Silanga, Kibera MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Jackson Matheru Kago THE SPATIAL IMPACT OF ETHNIC SETTLEMENT PATTERNS IN KOROGOCHO INFORMAL SETTLEMENT, NAIROBI MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Oyier Ishmael Owira Integrating Non – Motorized Transport In The Urban Transportation System: A Case Study Of Westlands Commercial Centre Nairobi MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Paul Stephen Opanga Community Participation in Urban Forest Management: A Case Study of Ngong Road Forest MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Kinoti, M.S. Impact of Road Re-Alignment on Market Centres’ Development and Road Functionality: A Case Study of Nkubu – Thuchi Road in Imenti South District MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2008
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James Ong’era Kemoni, Institutional Problems and Constraints in Land Utilization in The Peri-Urban Areas of Mavoko Municipality: A Case of Namanga Road – Stony Athi Corridor MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Miheso, H.M. Planning in Multicultural Urban Communities: The Eastleigh North Case MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2006/2007
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Kamau Naomi Wanjiru Role of Coffee Industries in Rural Development: A Case Study of Komothai and Kiratina Locations in Githunguri Divisions of Kiambu District, Kenya. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Onyango Moses Orege Transformation of Low-Cost Public Housing in Urban Kenya: A Case of Umoja Phase I, Nairobi MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Kidemi, S. Land Use Changes in Olgulului Group Ranch in Loitokitok District: The Implications on Pastoralism MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
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
Omalla, B.A. Impacts of Sale of Family Land on Rural Livelihoods: North Alego Location, Siaya District, Kenya. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Gathuri, J.W., The Implications of Rezoning on Land Use Pattern and Infrastructure: A Case Study of Kilimani, Nairobi MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Muketha, S.M. Planning for Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Services Infrastructure at the Suburbs: A Case study of Ngundu Informal Settlements in Nairobi, Kenya. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Kombo E.Ariga The Provision of Rural Transport System: A case of Nyabiosi Sub-Location in Rigoma Division of Nyamira District MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2006
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Boniface Mworia Human-Wildlife Conflict and Rural Livelihoods in Laikipia District. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Teresia Mbatia Child Friendly Urban Spaces Sustainable Integration of the Children in the Planning and Designing of Low Income Urban Residential Neighbourhoods, A Comparative Study of Kaloleni, Buru Buru Phase I and Kayole Phase in Eastland’s, Nairobi. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Magondu, G.M. Planning for Domestic Water Supply in Mugutha Sublocation of Ruiru Municipality in Kenya MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Johnson K. Muthoka Towards A Policy for Better Private Sector Participation in Solid Waste Management in Nairobi City, Kenya MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
S. Nyangueso Assessment of Mobility Limitations of the Physically Disabled in Nairobi MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
David Nyika Application of Queuing Theory Models in Planning of Transportation Terminals MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
L. Otiengo Commercialization of Water Services: Manyatta, Kisumu MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2005/2006
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Emily Akoth Okong’o Examining Potential of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems in Monitoring Land Uses Changes. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2005
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Mwacharo Mohamed Said, (2005) Urban Planning and Public Safety: Integrating Disaster Preparedness for Sustainable Physical Development of Mombasa. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Njoroge Casty Mbae Examining Spatial Dynamics of an Urban Fringe: A Case Study of Nairobi Kiambu Corridor. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2004
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Jean Pierre M. Matata Planning for Water Supply and Sanitation Services in Low Income Suburbs of Nairobi: A Case Study of Kawangware Location, Dagoretti Division, Nairobi. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2004/2005
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Njau Florence Wairimu Planning for Sustainable Solid Waste Management in Secondary Towns - Case Study Kiambu Town. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Mugwima Bernard Njuguna Continuity And Change in Historic Planning: A Sustainable Townscape of Old Town Mombasa. 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
Moseti Lillian Urban Land Use for the Physical Development of Peri-Urban Areas: A Case Study of Kimumu and Kin'gong'o of Eldoret Municipality. 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
Opiyo Romanus Otieno The Role and Distribution of ICTs in MSE Development: A Case Study of Kariokor Informal Sector Cluster MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
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
Ochieng Wilfred O., Planning for Urban Solid Waste Management in the Informal Settlements: A Case Study of Langas Settlement in Eldoret Municipality MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
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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
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