Student Projects
Academic Year: 2006/2007
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
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
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
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
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
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
Academic Year: 2007/2008
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
MAINA MIRIAM MUTHONI CHALLENGES FACING PEDESTRIANS AND THEIR PLANNING IMPLICATIONS FOR WESTLANDS COMMERCIAL CENTER B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KIRIGWI ZACHARIA MWANGI EFFECTS OF RAPID URBANIZATION ON LAND USE IN THE NAIROBI URBAN FRINGE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Adongo Sagina Susan IMPLICATION OF GROWTH IN SHAURI MOYO NEIGHBORHOOD. A CASE OF SHAURI MOYO ESTATE, NAIROBI. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2008
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
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: 2008/2009
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
KIENJA KEVIN REHAM CHALLENGES OF LOW INCOME HOUSING A case study of Mathare 4B B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL 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
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
DENNIS M. MWANIKI EMPLOYMENT AREAS WITHIN HIGH DENSITY RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBOURHOODS; THE CASE OF KAMUKUNJI JUA KALI CLUSTER B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJERU CHRISTINE KARIMI EXAMINING CHALLENGES FACING PEDESTRIANS IN NAIROBI CBD, CASE OF BANDA STREET AREA. 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
OCHIENG’ GODWIN FACTORS CONTRIBUTING TO TRAFFIC PROBLEMS ON MAJOR URBAN ROADS: A CASE STUDY OF MOMBASA ROAD B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL 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
Kwadha Aggrey Ochieng Impacts Of Urbanization On The Sustainable Conservation Of Nairobi National Park. 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
MUTWOL JEPKOECH PHILIPINE PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES FACING NAIROBI DAM B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Charles Baraka, MWAU PLANNING CHALLENGES FACING INFORMAL SECTOR ACTIVITIES IN KANGEMI, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
TITUS MULINGE PLANNING CHALLENGES FACING PROVISION OF COMMUNITY FACILITIES IN INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS, CASE OF BONDENI, MATHARE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KINYUA PETER.N Planning Challenges of Ruiru’s CBD; A Satellite Town of Nairobi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL 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
Mucheru Nahashon Ndungu PLANNING IMPLICATIONS OF KOSOVO INFORMAL SETTLEMENT DEVELOPMENT ON MATHARE RIPARIAN RESERVE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
AGENG’A GABRIEL ODHIAMBO THE PLANNING CHALLENGES FACING URBAN SLAUGHTERHOUSES: A CASE OF THE DAGORETTI SLAUGHTERHOUSES, KENYA. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Adoyo Duncan Laji THE PLANNING CHALLENGES OF AWASI URBAN CENTRE IN NYANDO DISTRICT, KENYA. 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
NJOROGE JOSEPH KIBUNJA TRAFFIC CONGESTION PROBLEMS IN NAIROBI: AN EXAMINATION OF UHURU HIGHWAY B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
WAMUCHIRU K. ELIZABETH URBAN LAND USE CHALLENGES IN NEW ADMINISTRATIVE TOWNS IN KENYA; A CASE STUDY OF KENOL TOWN, MURANG’A SOUTH DISTRICT B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2009
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
AGGREY OCHIENG KWADHA IMPACTS OF URBANIZATION ON THE SUSTAINABLE CONSERVATION OF NAIROBI NATIONAL PARK B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OYIER ISHMAEL OWIRA INTEGRATING NON-MOTORIZED TRANSPORT INTO THE URBAN TRANSPORT SYSTEM A STUDY OF WESTLANDS COMMERCIAL CENTRE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING)
Academic Year: 2009/2010
Student Names Project Title Project Supervisor Degree Programme Project Status
WEYUSIA DAVID ZINNY A DECONGESTION PLAN FOR MOMBASA ROAD THROUGH GRADE SEPARATION. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
LUSALA LOGEDI VICTOR A Pedestrian Plan Integrating Aesthetics To Enhance Mobility. Case of Moi Avenue, Nairobi. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Wanjohi Hellen Njoki A PLANNING-BASED APPROACH TO ADDRESS FIRE DISASTERS IN VIETNAM VILLAGE IN MUKURU KWA NJENGA B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NG’ANG’A DANIEL MUNGAI A REHABILITATION PLAN FOR BHAMJI QUARRY IN MUKURU KWA NJENGA-NAIROBI. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Onesimus Musyoki AN ANALYSIS OF THE RESIDENTIAL DEVLOPMENT ENVIRONMENT IN BURUBURU PHASE 2 B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
NYARIBARI SAMUEL NYAMOKI DEVELOPMENT OF BUSINESS STALLS ALONG AOKO ROAD MARKET, SOUTH B B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
FRANCISCO ACHWOKA ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PLAN; CASE STUDY OF ATHI RIVER MINING COMPANY, MAVOKO MUNICIPALITY MACHAKOS, KENYA B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MWANG’A KEZIAH MWELU LINKING JKIA TO NAIROBI NATIONAL PARK USING LANDSCAPING AS A GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT PLAN. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
BENEDICT MULWA MAITHYA PLANNING FOR A SUSTAINABLE ZIWANI ESTATE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KILESI M. LEINA PLANNING FOR AN INTEGRATED ROAD DESIGN AND LAND USE, CASE OF ROASTERS THIKA ROAD B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
WANJIRU MELISSA WANGUI PLANNING FOR THE UPCOMING UNIVERSITY DISRICT IN NAIROBI’S CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NYONGESA DAVID WANJALA RAILWAY RESERVE REHABILITATION AND PROTECTION ALONG LAINI SABA VILLAGE-KIBERA B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Andrew K. Mirara RE-DESIGNING OF TOM MBOYA STREET TO ENHANCE CRIME PREVENTION B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MAINA JOSPHINE KARIMI RE-ORGANIZATION OF PERI-URBAN RESIDENTIAL GROWTH IN RUAKA. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed