Student Projects
Academic Year: 2011/2012
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JOHN OMWAMBA Impacts of new highways on the physical infrastructure of emerging towns: case study of Bypass centre J. Murimi and R.Opiyo 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
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
ONWONG’A MOKANDU Provision of private student hostels for higher institutions of learning: A case study of Ngara Estate, Nairobi M. Ng’ayu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
MOHAMED MAGED HAMMOUDY Impacts of densification on social-environmental structure of high income low density residential area: Case study of Kiricho-Likoni area, Kileleshwa Mr. C. Osengo 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
Ondimu Daisy Monyangi Assessing Efficiency of Space Use of Older Public Housing Estates in Terms of Layout of Houses in Relation to their Land Sizes. A Case Study of Ofafa Jericho Mr. Z. Maleche & Mr. C. Karisa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Academic Year: 2012/2013
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AMBANI MILDRED M AN ASSESSMENT OF COMMUNITY CENTRES IN KAYOLE SOUTH WARD, NAIROBI M. Ng’ayu& Dr. M. Mbathi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Nyaga James Mutugi Planning Implications Of Informal Developments On Planned Neighbourhoods: Case Of Ofafa Maringo Estate, Nairobi Mr. C. Osengo ; Mr. J. Murimi 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
AMUKO SELIPHA O EXAMINING USE OF SPACE IN KAWANGWARE MARKET Mr. J. Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL 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
Academic Year: 2015/2016
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BRYAN NJERU IKANG’U EXAMINING THE IMPACTOF SECONDARY COMMERCIAL CENTRES ON CITY RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBOURHOODS - CASE STUDY OF YAYA CENTRE, NAIROBI MR Mairura Omwenga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MOHAMUD ABDIMALIK MOHAMMED PLANNING CHALLENGES FACING INFORMAL SMALL SCALE ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES IN NAIROBI, CASE OF NGARA WEST MARKET Mr. C. Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OMANWA PAUL ANGWENYI STUDY ON THE ADEQUACY OF STREET INFRASTRUCTURE IN THE USE OF URBAN SPACE IN KIMATHI STREET, NAIROBI CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT MR. CHARLES D. KARISA B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NJUGUNA ISAAC KANG’ETHE SPACE ORGANIZATION & UTILIZATION IN INFORMAL EMPLOYMENT ZONES: A CASE OF THIKA JUAKALI MARKET Mr. Charles Osengo, B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
MUIRURI ERIC NDUTHU LIQUID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN RURAL TOWNSHIPS, A CASE OF HURUMA ESTATE, OL KALOU TOWN Mr. J.M.MURIMI B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
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
PETER MWANGI MACHARIA `0 PLANNING IMPLICATIONS OF UNCONTROLLED DEVELOPMENTS IN HURUMA NGEI WARD ESTATE, NAIROBI COUNTY Mr. Karisa Charles Dadu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUGE C. JEPKOSGEI PLANNING CHALLENGES FACING PROVISION OF PRE-PRIMARY AND PRIMARY EDUCATION FACILITIES. (Case study: Tena Estate, Embakasi West Nairobi.) Mr. Osengo. Charles B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
THUO ISSA GACHANJA EXAMINING PLANNING CHALLENGES THAT AFFECT THE PROVISION AND UTILIZATION OF PUBLIC HEALTH FACILITIES IN MWIKI Mr. Z. Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
BARAKE BOSIBORI Impact of Infrastructural Development on Land Use Changes: A Case of Ruaka Town Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
MUTHOKA MARK Implications of Urban Growth on Kitengela Infrastructure Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
Academic Year: 2016/2017
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KASIMU DAVID AMOS Traffic flow Challenges in areas surrounded by heavy traffic generating activities. Case of John Kerich-Isaac Salat road Intersection Kericho Town Mr. C. Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KIBAGENDI SHARON NYABURI Planning Implications of Street Vending Activities On NMT; A Case Study Of Roysambu Mr. C. Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING)
OGARI CHRIS MATAGARO Space Contestation and its Impacts on Housing in Low Income Residential; A Case of Huruma Estate Mr. Charles Dadu 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
LANGAT CALEB KIPKIRUI Effects of Informal Activities in Central Bus Station Mr. E. Mairura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Muthoni Simon Wanyoike Implication of Street Character on Travelling Behaviour Mr. E. Mairura B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MUDENYO NELSON MICHAEL Impact of Street vending on NMT mobility: A case study of Ronald Ngala Street in Nairobi C.B.D Mr. J. Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
ACHIENG ANNETTE Effects of the degradation of the Syokimau-Katani road on planning activities along it. Mr. Z. Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
Salim Muhdat Abdulaziz Are kenyan Urban Informal Settlement Programs Sustainable? The Case of Ziwa La Ngombe in Mombasa County Mr. Charles Karisa and Dr. M. Ngayu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Salim Muhdat Abdulaziz Are kenyan Urban Informal Settlement Programs Sustainable? The Case of Ziwa La Ngombe in Mombasa County Mr. Charles Karisa and Dr. M. Ngayu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Agai Collins Ouma An Investigation into the Planning Issues of Street Vendors in Nairobi's Globe Cinema Roundabout. Mr. Charles Osengo 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
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
Academic Year: 2013/2014
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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
MULWA AGNES K. Non Motorised Transport-Motorised Transport Conflict Analysis along Githurai’s Kimbo road Mr. Charles Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NDELEVA PAUL B. Implication of informal food vending outlets in Nairobi Industrial area, Lunga Lunga road. Mr. Charles Osengo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NGUTHUKU LAWRENCE M. Examining Traffic Congestion Problem: Case Study of Lunga Lunga Mr. Charles Osengo 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
MUTHEE ARTHUR G. Contribution of private vehicles to traffic congestion, case of Ngong Road. Mr. Zachariah Maleche B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NGUGI JOAN N Examining fire disaster preparedness and mitigation in urban markets. Case of Gikomba Market Mr. Zachariah Maleche 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
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CHEROTICH MERCY LANGAT THE IMPLICATION OF HIGHWAY DEVELOPMENT ON LAND USE; CASE STUDY OF THE SOUTHERN BYPASS IN THE VICINITY OF KIKUYU TOWN MR. OSENGO C.K B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed