Student Projects
Academic Year: 2013/2014
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NJOKA ANTHONI. The efficiency of collection, transport and recycling of Solid Waste in Githurai 45 market Dr.I.K. Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJUNGE PETER M. The challenges facing Community Markets in Service Provision and the planning implications: Case of Murang’a Town’s Kayole Market Prof. Elijah Ndegwa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OBARE LYNNE K. Study of space use conflict caused by informal matatu stages; a case study Ngong town Prof. Elijah Ndegwa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
ODUWO BILLY O. Implication of informal land uses on Ngong River. Case of Bunyala Road Dr. F. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OGEYA ELLY O Organization and utilization of space in Kariokor Market. Prof. Elijah Ndegwa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OGUTU BRENDA O. An investigation into the access to household energy in slum settlements. Case study of Mathare No.10 Mr. Charles Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OMONDI CHRISPINE K. Impacts of build up structures on the road infrastructure in Imara Daima. Mr.James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OSAMA WILLIS O. Examining conflicts between road users and hawkers along Ronald Ngala street Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OTIENO ISDORA A. Implication of unplanned bus terminus on land use (Kasarani – Mwiki Road) Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
SUYIANKA ROSE W. Potentiality of Reliable Public Transport in reducing Traffic Congestion in upcoming Dense Neighbourhoods: A Case of Kilimani. Dr. Samuel Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2014
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MUKETHA SILAS MWITI Bsc. (in Survey. & Photo.) Hons (Nbi), MA (in Planning) (Nbi), MISK, MKIP, Fellow (ISK) (Licensed Surveyor/Registered Physical Planner) RIPARIAN ZONE CONSERVATION IN A CHANGING URBAN LAND USE ENVIRONMENT: A CASE OF NAIROBI RIVER BASIN, KENYA Dr. Isaac Mwangi; Dr. T. Konyimbi and Dr. Musyoka DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2012/2013
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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
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
DAVID MATHENGE THE CHALLENGES OF INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING IN URBAN SLUMS CASE STUDY OF KOSOVO, MATHARE 4B, AND GITATHURU SLUMS IN MATHARE VALLEY Mrs. Hellen Nzainga MASTER OF ARTS IN 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
MWATU ONESMUS KAKOI INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF PERIURBAN AREAS IN KENYA: THE CASE OF ONGATA RONGAI Prof. E. Ndegwa MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
RAPHAEL M. MUTUA THE EFFECT OF PERI-URBAN DEVELOPMENT ON THE LIVELIHOODS OF INDIGENOUS HOUSEHOLDS: THE CASE OF LOWER KIANDANI AREA, MACAHAKOS MUNICIPALITY Dr. Mugo, Fridah 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
VICTOR WAHOME FACTORS AFFECTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF NAIROBI METROPOLITAN RAIL NETWORK Dr. Samuel Obiero MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
KATUMA CATHERINE KAMANTHE EXAMINING THE CONDITIONS AND PROSPECTS OF OLD INSTITUTIONAL HOUSING ESTATES IN NAIROBI, A CASE OF NGARA EAST RAILWAY HOUSING Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KETTER K. GEORGE PLANNING AND CRIME: ASSESSING OF CRIME INCIDENCES IN URBAN RESIDENTIAL AREAS; A CASE OF NGUMBA ESTATE, RUARAKA Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL 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
RUGETHE JOSEPH WAITHUKI Parking challenges in upcoming commercial districts: the case of Westlands Area B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KINYUA JOLLAH ALLAN VINCENT AN EVALUATION OF THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE KALOLENI NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MACHARIA JOEL GACHUKI CHALLENGES OF DEVELOPMENT IN ROYSAMBU NEIGHBOURHOOD, NAIROBI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
GRACE WATETU GITHIRI SPACE DISPOSITION AS PUBLIC HEALTH PROBLEM IN KIANDUTU INFORMAL SETTLEMENT: CASE OF MOSQUE VILLAGE B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MACHOGU GEOFFREY NYABENGI IMPACTS OF UPGRADING NAIROBI-THIKA HIGHWAY ON COMMERCIAL ACTIVITIES: CASE OF MURANG’A ROAD B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Alphonce Onyango Oginga Undergraduate Student Accommodation in Public Universities: Challenges and Opportunities: Case of the University of Nairobi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KARIBA FELIX KITHINJI INFORMAL LAND USE ORGANIZATION AND ITS IMPLICATION ON STREET PATTERN IN MATHARE VILLAGE 3B B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
JUMA MWAMSINGA KHAMIS IMPLICATIONS OF RAPID LAND-USE TRANSFROMATION ALONG WAIYAKI WAY (A104), NAIROBI COUNTY B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MESO JULIUS SPACE CONTESTATION IN THE RIPARIAN ZONE OF NAIROBI CBD, NGARA SECTION B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NICODEMUS F. OKUMU EXAMINING MOBILITY AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS OF PEDESTRIANS ON NGARA ROAD B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OMONDI O. BRIAN. AN ASSESSMENT OF THE PROVISION OF FACILITIES AND SERVICES IN A TERMINAL FACILITY. A CASE OF MACHAKOS COUNTRY BUS TERMINAL B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NDUATI JOSPHAT NGONJO AN INVESTIGATION INTO PROBLEMS FACING PROVISION OF HOUSING AND INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICES IN INFORMAL SETTLEMENT. Case study of Mariguini informal settlement in Nairobi, kenya. 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
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: 2009/2010
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Orwa Herbert Okello THE EFFECTS OF INFORMAL ACTIVITIES IN THE ROAD RESERVE ON THE TRANSPORT SYSTEM: THE CASE OF JUJA ROAD, NAIROBI. B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
Onesimus Musyoki AN ANALYSIS OF THE RESIDENTIAL DEVLOPMENT ENVIRONMENT IN BURUBURU PHASE 2 B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2014/2015
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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
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
Njoroge Beth Nyambura Food Street Vending Impact on Informal Settlement Livelihoods: Case of Mukuru kwa Njenga H. Nzainga and Charles Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Owino Silas Ochieng' Solid waste Management Challenges in Nairobi Tena Estate H. Nzainga and Dr. Fridah Mugo 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
Asman Saleh Mobility Challenges Facing Pedestrians between Juja Road Junction and Kariokor Round Abou Dr. Romanus Opiyo and Mr. James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Asman Saleh Mobility Challenges Facing Pedestrians between Juja Road Junction and Kariokor Round Abou Dr. Romanus Opiyo and Mr. James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Omwenah George Machene Impact of Road Intersections on Traffic Congestion In Nairobi CBD: The Landhies-Race Course and Ngara Ring Roads Intersection Mr. J. Murimi and Mr. E. Mairura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Haji Haji K. Suleiman Planning Implications of Street-side Parking for Public Transport Vehicles on Traffic Flow: A Case Study of Nairobi's River Road Dr. S. Obiero and Mr. James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Haji Haji K. Suleiman Planning Implications of Street-side Parking for Public Transport Vehicles on Traffic Flow: A Case Study of Nairobi's River Road Dr. S. Obiero and Mr. James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed