Student Projects
Academic Year: 2011/2012
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KENNEDY ORINA Challenges of urban redevelopment on green spaces in Nairobi: A case study of Kileleshwa. C. Osengo 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
MULWA PURITY NDINDA Sustainability of land uses adjoining Ngong River and its environs: A case of the stretch between enterprise road and Lunga Lunga Dr. F. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJANI LINDA NABALAYO IMPACTS OF URBANIZATION ON WATER CATCHMENT AREAS – A CASE STUDY OF LEKURRUKI LOCATION IN NGONG TOWN Dr. F. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2012/2013
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Enos Seth Oluoch Examining mobility and circulation challenges in Ongata Rongai C. Osengo and R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL 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
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
Academic Year: 2013/2014
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JIMMY EUNICE N Implication of transformation on residential neighbourhoods to commercial centers. Case of California Estate – Eastleigh Charles Dadu Karisa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
BIWOTT LYDIA J An assessment of solid waste management – Huruma Estate (Johnsaga) Dr. F. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KABERERE PETER M. The effects of uncontrolled development on drainage system. A case of study of Pipeline estate Nairobi. Dr. F. Mugo 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
GITONGA KELVIN R. Examining the adequateness of commercial services in Utawala Centre Dr. IK. Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
BOIT SHARON J Examining drainage inadequacies in informal settlements – Gatope village, Mukuru Kwa Ruben Dr. M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUUMBI M. NGAVA. Implications of uncontrolled urban Development in the Lunga Lunga informal settlement along Ngong River. Dr. Musyimi Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OTIENO EVANS. Investigation of planning challenges on open spaces in slums Dr. Musyimi Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
MUKIAMA JOSEPH M. Non Motorised Transport mobility Challenges in Juja Road (Moi Air Base and Huruma flats) Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2015/2016
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KIPCHIRCHIR COLLINS Effects of Densification on Drainage: The Case of Umoja I Dr. A. Mwaura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
OMANGI SHERLYNE Evaluation of Residential Development Potential for Low Income Neighbourhoods: Case of Bahati Estate Dr. A. Mwaura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
MUTISYA ELIZABETH Planning Implications of Growth and Expansion of Old Estates in Nairobi: A case Study of Jerusalem estate. Dr. A. Mwaura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
WAKABA DENNIS Effects of Compact Development on urban Open Spaces: Case of Nairobi’s Komarock Estate Dr. A. Mwaura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
ONJIKO KEVIN Impact of Solid Waste Disposal on the Riparian Reserve Cutting Across Pipeline-Donholm Bridge Dr. F. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
BETT STANLEY Impact of Double-Intake in Higher Education Institutions of Learning on the Housing Market: A Case Study of the University of Nairobi Upper Kabete Campus Dr. Fridah Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
OIRA RODGERS Effects of Flooding on Ngong Town’s Development Dr. Fridah. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
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
KIBET DANIEL Impacts of Thika Highway on Urban Sprawl Dr. I.K. Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
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
KIBET D NAIBEI MAIN CHALLENGES OF URBAN SPRAWL ALONG THIKA SUPER HIGHWAY:CASE STUDY OF EXIT 10 TO EXIT 12 DR. Karanja Mwangi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
WARUIRU MARK NYAMU IMPLICATIONS OF LOW RISE RESIDENTIAL HOUSING TYPOLOGY ON PROVISION OF HOUSING, INFRUSTRUCTURE AND COMMUNITY SERVICES A CASE STUDY OF KING`ONG`O ESTATE, ESTATE, NYERI DR. M. NGAYU B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NGUNYANGI ESTHER WANGUI IMPROVEMENT OF SANITATION PROVISION IN HILTON- LONDON ESTATE, NAKURU COUNTY. Dr. Margret Ngayu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
DENNIS WAKABA AN ASSESSMENT OF THE QUALITY OF OPEN SPACES IN KOMAROCK ESTATE, NAIROBI, KENYA DR. MUNYUA MWAURA B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUTISYA, ELIZABETH MUTULI AN ASSESSMENT OF URBAN DECAY IN RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBOURHOODS: A CASE STUDY OF JERUSALEM ESTATE, EASTLANDS, NAIROBI Dr. Munyua Mwaura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
SHERLYNE NYABOE O. AN ASSESSMENT OF RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBOURHOOD SATISFACTION: A CASE OF BAHATI ESTATE, EASTLANDS, NAIROBI, KENYA Dr. Munyua Mwaura A. 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
AMBOYE DARIUS Implications of Informal Settlement on Insecurity in Nairobi’s Kawangware Area 56*** Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
OCHIENG TEDDY Impact of Land Uses on Insecurity in Dandora Phase IV Estate Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
NYAMWALO VICTOR Terrorism Preparedness in Urban Open Spaces Assessment: A Case Study of Uhuru Park*** Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Academic Year: 2016/2017
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KAVINI SADDIQUE MAMBO Impact of growth of Umoja 1(c) Estate Growth on Waste Management Dr. Fridah Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MOGENI DADEUS MOTURI Solid Waste Management in Slums; A Case Study of Kawangware. Dr. Fridah Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KEINDE EDAH Implications of Informal Settlements on Insecurity, A case study of Mathare Dr. Margaret Ngayu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KAMURA HARRISON NJOROGE An assessment of Challenges of Inadequate Drainage Systems on the Environmental Health in Mlolong town Dr. Muketha B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MKALA MALVIN MWACHA Implementation of Zoning Guidelines Within Nairobi-Case Study Of Upper hill Area. Dr. Munyua Mwaure B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Kivindyo Gerald Maundu Plannig Challenges Facing Utilization and Functions of Pedestrian and Non-Motorized Transport Facilities: A Case of Jogoo-Road Uchumi to Hamza Section Dr. R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2014/2015
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Swai Felix Kipkemboi Implication of Drainage System on Commercial Activities in Eldoret Town CBD Dr. Fridah Mugo and Mr. E. Mairura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Chanzu Stanley Ndurah Impact of Storm Water Drainage Systems on Donholm Neighbourhood Environmental Conditions Dr. Fridah Mugo and Mr. James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Midamba, Philemon Koko Planning Implication of Water Sanitation Provisions in Nairobi's Umoja Estate Dr. I.K. Mwangi and Mr. Charles Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Midamba, Philemon Koko Planning Implication of Water Sanitation Provisions in Nairobi's Umoja Estate Dr. I.K. Mwangi and Mr. Charles Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Ndung'u Dominic Irungu Traffic Movement Constraints on Landhies Road Dr. I.K. Mwangi and Mr. Charles Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
BOIT FAITH CHEMUTAI An exploration of Urban Transportation and Land Use Conflict: A case study of Ngara Market Neighbourhood Dr. M. Nga'yu , Dr. S. Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Academic Year: 2000
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Kihagi John Karanja, (2000) Land Use Changes in the Lake Nakuru Catchment: Implications on Environmental Planning and Management. Dr. Isaac Karanja Mwangi MASTER OF ARTS IN 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