Student Projects
Academic Year: 2011/2012
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KINYANJUI SAMUEL NDUNG’U Assessing the economic, environmental and social impacts of solid waste disposal on residential neighbourhoods: A case study of Korogocho slums M. Ng’ayu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KAMAU CHRIS M Assessing the effects of urban sprawl on agricultural land: A case study of Ruaka – Kiambu District M. Ngayu 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
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
ODHIAMBO DAVID ORE Assessing the planning problems in the provision of social facilities in low-income residential neighbourhoods: Case study of Pumwani Estate, Nairobi M. Ngayu 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
WILLIAM NUNDA Challenges facing provision and maintenance of infrastructural facilities and services in public owned estates: case study of Makongeni Estate, Nairobi R. Opiyo 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
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
KENNEDY ORINA Challenges of urban redevelopment on green spaces in Nairobi: A case study of Kileleshwa. C. Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OTIENO FRANKLINE KICHE Constraints to the provision of water and sanitation services in low-income urban settlements: Case study of Kware Slum in Mathare North, Nairobi J. Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2015/2016
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MWAI NDEGWA BERNARD ASSESSING THE PROVISION OF INFRASTRUCTURE IN HIGH DENSITY RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBOURHOODS. A CASE STUDY OF EMBAKASI PIPELINE ESTATE IN NAIROBI KENYA. Mr. Evans Mairura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
AKUBA ERIC Assessment of Recreational facilities provision in Nairobi’s Lucky Summer Estate Mrs. H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
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
WAREGA FREDRICK ONYANGO ASSESSMENT OF TERROR DISASTER PREPAREDNESS AND MITIGATION IN THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, MAIN CAMPUS. DR. ROMANUS OPIYO B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
WAREGA FREDRICK Assessment of terror disaster preparedness and mitigation in University’s of Nairobi Main Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
PETER TWIGG GATHIRA NJUGUNA AVAILABILITY OF TRUCK PARKING FACILITIES IN KENYA: A CASE STUDY OF MLOLONGO TOWN MR. JAMES MURIMI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
EMILY M. MUGO CHALLENGES OF LANDUSE CHANGE and SETTLEMENT GROWTH ON LAKE NAIVASHA RIPARIAN RESERVE Dr. Musyimi Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
NELSON GICHUI MUNYAGA CHALLENGES OF SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL IN GACHORORO VILLAGE JUJA, KIAMBU COUNTY Prof: Ngugi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
CYRUS GITHINJI CONFLICT RESOLUTION IN THE UTILIZATION OF MALEWA RIVER SYSTEM FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES; A CASE STUDY OF THE STRETCH CUTTING ACROSS NDEMI SUB LOCATION, NYANDARUA COUNTY. Dr. Karanja Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
Academic Year: 2013/2014
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KIPKORIR EZEKIEL K. Assessing the provisions of disabled parking spaces Walkings and orientation to buildings. A case of Nairobi Kenyatta Avenue. Mr.James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUTUKU AUGUSTINE M. Assessment of Provision of Quality Housing in a Rural Trading Centre on the backdrop of Emerging Cities Case Study of Malili Trading Centre. Mr. Charles Karisa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUTHEE ARTHUR G. Contribution of private vehicles to traffic congestion, case of Ngong Road. Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2006
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S. Nyangueso Assessment of Mobility Limitations of the Physically Disabled in Nairobi 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
L. Otiengo Commercialization of Water Services: Manyatta, Kisumu MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2012/2013
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Otieno Samwel Onyango ASSESSMENT OF THE PLANNING CHALLENGES IN PROVISION OF EDUCATION FACILITIES IN URBAN RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITIES IN NAIROBI: A CASE OFTENA ESTATE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KASITI MICHAEL MAURICE BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, SPACE UTILIZATION AND CONTESTATION ON TOM MBOYA STREET, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Okoth Charles Ameso Angira Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Urban Mobility (Non-Motorized Transport): A Case Study of ‘Nyamakima Area’, Nairobi County, Kenya. Dr. Samwel Obiero, Eng.James Murimi MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
KABUKURU KENNETH KIBICHO CHALLENGES IN INFRASTRUCTURE AND SERVICE PROVISION IN INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS. A CASE STUDY OF KIJIJI SETTLEMENT, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
CHESETO N .MOSES CHALLENGES IN PLANNING FOR ELECTRICITY INFRASTRUCTURE IN INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS: CASE OF KOSOVO VILLAGE, MATHARE VALLEY –NAIROBI Mr. Charles Osengo MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
MACHARIA JOEL GACHUKI CHALLENGES OF DEVELOPMENT IN ROYSAMBU NEIGHBOURHOOD, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MACHARIA JOEL GACHUKI CHALLENGES OF DEVELOPMENT IN ROYSAMBU NEIGHBOURHOOD, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
ONDIMU POLYCAP MBAKA CHALLENGES OF SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL SITES AND THEIR IMPACTS ON THE NEIGHBOURHOOD LAND USES: A CASE STUDY OF NGONG DUMPSITE IN NGONG TOWNSHIP. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
John Kimathi Characterising Resilient Agricultural-Base Livelihoods: A Case Of Conservation Agriculture In Kanthonzweni District. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING ongoing
Academic Year: 2008/2009
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Anne Nekesa Barasa CHALLENGES FACING OPEN AIR MARKET CASE OF NGONG OPEN AIR MARKET B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OTIENO STEPHEN ODHIAMBO CHALLENGES FACING URBAN AGRICULTURE IN RUAI, EMBAKASI DIVISION B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Paul Stephen Opanga Community Participation in Urban Forest Management: A Case Study of Ngong Road Forest MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2014/2015
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Kirunja Gilbert Challenges facing Pedestrian along Kiambu Rd Section of Ridgeways Prof. Robert Obudho and Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2007/2008
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MAINA MIRIAM MUTHONI CHALLENGES FACING PEDESTRIANS AND THEIR PLANNING IMPLICATIONS FOR WESTLANDS COMMERCIAL CENTER B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2006/2007
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Orina William Nyaega CHALLENGES OF URBAN REDEVELOPMENT IN NAIROBI A PLANNING PERSPECTIVE OF KILIMANI AREA B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 1994
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Lawrence Loka William Community Participation in Sustainable Urban Infrastructural and Environmental Planning. A Case Study of Voi Town. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 1992
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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
Academic Year: 2004/2005
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Mugwima Bernard Njuguna Continuity And Change in Historic Planning: A Sustainable Townscape of Old Town Mombasa. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2016/2017
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Mulupi Eugene Shibonje Contributions of Drainage Conditions to Market Functions. A Case Study of Kariokor Markets Prof. E. Ndegwa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KIBOI CALEB CHEBWONG Demand for Parking and its Effect on Mobility on Middle Income Residential Neighborhoods; A Case of Nairobi’s Allsops Residential Area Dr. S. Obiero 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
Academic Year: 2009/2010
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DAINAH KINYA DESIGNING A TYPICAL MODEL OF A PUBLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL IN AN INFORMAL SETTLEMENT: MASHIMONI IN MATHARE VALLEY B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed