Student Projects
Academic Year: 2013/2014
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ODUWO BILLY O. Implication of informal land uses on Ngong River. Case of Bunyala Road Dr. F. Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
OTIENO ISDORA A. Implication of unplanned bus terminus on land use (Kasarani – Mwiki Road) Mr. Zachariah Maleche 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
MWANIKI IRENE Mugure Investigating deficiency of child friendly urban spaces in low income neighborhoods: case study of Pipeline Tenements Mrs. Hellen Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MATIY ALDRINE J. Investigating the Planning challenges facing the transport network and parking in Kenyatta Hospital Area. Mr.James Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MAINA LILIAN M Investigating the provision of commercial spaces in low income residential neighbourhoods. Case of Land Mawe. Dr.IK. Mwangi 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
Academic Year: 2015/2016
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AMBOYE DARIUS MUHALI IMPLICATION OF INFORMAL URBAN SETTLEMENT ON CRIME CASE STUDY OF DAGORETTI NORTH SECTION OF GATINA-WARUKU DR. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJAU DIANA Implications of Development Control on the Character of Residential Neighbourhoods Dr.M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
NJEBIU VICTOR Implications of Embu Stadium Location in the CBD to the Surrounding Land uses** Mrs. H. Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
AMBOYE DARIUS Implications of Informal Settlement on Insecurity in Nairobi’s Kawangware Area 56*** Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
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
NDEGWA PENINAH WANJIRU IMPLICATIONS OF STREET UPGRADING ON ACCESS AND USE OF STREET SPACES IN INFORMAL SETTLEMENT, A CASE OF SILANGA IN KIBERA Mr. Karisa Charles Dadu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUTHOKA MARK Implications of Urban Growth on Kitengela Infrastructure Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
NGUNYANGI ESTHER WANGUI IMPROVEMENT OF SANITATION PROVISION IN HILTON- LONDON ESTATE, NAKURU COUNTY. Dr. Margret Ngayu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2011/2012
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WANYAMA EUGENE WEKESA Implication of motorized transport to a mixed use residential area: Case study of Eastleigh Dr. S. Obiero 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
FAITH KALUNDA Investigating how proper water harvesting is the key to sustainable livelihoods: case study of Muangeni, Kitui County Mr. E. Mairura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
M’MATA MICHAEL BOY Investigation into the encroachment of riparian reserves by informal settlements. Case study of Nairobi River Prof. E. Ndegwa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2016/2017
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Muthoni Simon Wanyoike Implication of Street Character on Travelling Behaviour Mr. E. Mairura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
CHELIMO DANIEL KIRWA Implications brought by informal settlements on crime incidents in Mathare Dr. Romanus Opiyo 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
Manyengo Victor Mwavishi Implications of Non-Provision and Non-Integration of NMT on Road Users: A Case Study of Kabiria Road. Mr. E. Mairura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2010
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Mwenje Emmanuel IMPLICATIONS OF FORM ON NEIGHBORHOOOD SUSTAINABILITY. A CASE OF KALOLENI, NAIROBI. Mr. C.D. Karisa & Dr. R.Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Andrew Imwati Investigating the Potential of Modern Geo-Info Technologies in Planning Urban Community Settlements: "The Case of Nairobi Peri-Urban Settlements". Prof. RA. Obudho and Prof. Peter Ngau DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2012/2013
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JUMA MWAMSINGA KHAMIS IMPLICATIONS OF RAPID LAND-USE TRANSFROMATION ALONG WAIYAKI WAY (A104), NAIROBI COUNTY 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
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
AJANGA DISSENT I Kibera Rail Line Impacts on Land Use. Dr. S.Obiero& J.Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Academic Year: 2014/2015
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Implications of Southern Bypass on Kikuyu Town Growth and Development Mr. C. Osengo and Dr. S.Obiero B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Chepkwony W. Kipkemoi Informal Markets Service Provision Analysis: Case of Sego Market in Kilimani Prof. Robert Obudho and Prof. Peter Ngau B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Odundu E. Chawere Insecurity of Land Tenure and Its Impact on the Environment of Muyeye, Malindi Prof. R. Obudho and Mrs Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NGUSALE L.E. ARNOLD INTEGRATED PARKING AND OPEN SPACE PROVISION FOR SUSTAINABLE GROWTH IN DONHOLM PHASE 5 B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Kamau, Hannah Wanjiru Land Use and Management Practices in The Peri-Urban Areas of Kenya, Mutuini Location, Nairobi Prof. Elijah Ndegwa and Dr. S. Obiero MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 1992
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Julia Nelly Akoth Improving The Role of Rural-Based Women’s Group in Rural Development: A Case Study of Alego Location, Siaya District. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Caleb Mc’mireri Industrialization of Athi River Town. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 1991
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Thomas A. Gillmore Incorporating The Peasant, A Study Of Rural Planning In Kenya MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Festo J. M Fadamula Industrial Solid Waste Management. A Case Study of Nairobi Industrial Area MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Peris C. Korir Informal Sector as a Source of Employment in Intermediate Town. A Case Study of Eldoret Town. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Academic Year: 2003
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Omondi Fredrick Owino Influence of Road Transport System on Growth and Development of Human Settlements: A Case of Mlolongo in Machakos District, Kenya. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
Getangita Chacha Peter Land Use Planning for Fuel Wood Utilization by SmallHolder Tobacco Farmers: A Case Study of Kegonga Division, Kuria District – Kenya 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
Academic Year: 2014
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Wachira Lawrence Muhoro INTEGRATING MOTORCYCLE TRANSPORT IN THE URBAN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING IN NAIROBI COUNTY: CASE STUDY OF THIKA SUPER HIGHWAY B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2008/2009
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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
Academic Year: 2009
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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: 2013
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Mark Ewesit Ewoi LAND USE CHANGE AND ITS IMPACTS ON LIVELIHOODS: A CASE STUDY OF KALOKOL DIVISION, TURKANA COUNTY, KENYA B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2006/2007
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Kidemi, S. Land Use Changes in Olgulului Group Ranch in Loitokitok District: The Implications on Pastoralism MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING completed
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
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Nyabuti, J.N Land-Use Conflicts and In-Optima Spatial Patterns in Peri-Urban Areas of the City of Nairobi, Kenya. DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING completed