Student Projects
Academic Year: 2015/2016
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EMILY M. MUGO CHALLENGES OF LANDUSE CHANGE and SETTLEMENT GROWTH ON LAKE NAIVASHA RIPARIAN RESERVE Dr. Musyimi Mbathi 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
NGUNYANGI ESTHER WANGUI IMPROVEMENT OF SANITATION PROVISION IN HILTON- LONDON ESTATE, NAKURU COUNTY. Dr. Margret Ngayu B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
MWANGI FREDRICK GACHAGUA EFFECTS OF INFORMAL/FORMAL ACTIVITIES ON EFFECTIVE TRAFFIC FLOW ALONG KARATINA – NYERI HIGHWAY Prof. S.Akatch 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
WAHOME JOSEPH EFFECTS OF HUMAN SETTLEMENTS ACTIVITIES ON WETLANDS; A CASE STUDY OF MANGUO WETLAND AND ADJACENT HUMAN SETTLEMENTS Helen Nzainga B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Kevin Ainea ODHIAMBO ASSESSMENT OF SANITATION CHALLENGES IN SLUM SETTLEMENT IN OBUNGA, KISUMU CITY, KENYA Professor R.A. Obudho 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
LENJO ANDREW THE CHALLENGES OF THE PROVISION OF CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES AND FUTURE GROWTH IN THE FACE OF LIMITED AND DILAPIDATED UTILIZATION OF SPACE IN MUTHAIGA PRIMARY SCHOOL Prof. S. Akatch 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
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
MWAURA.K. OWEN EFFECTS OF THE SOUTHERN BYPASS ON LOCAL TRAFFIC FLOW IN KIKUYU TOWN. DR. SAMWEL OBIERO B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
NELSON GICHUI MUNYAGA CHALLENGES OF SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL IN GACHORORO VILLAGE JUJA, KIAMBU COUNTY Prof: Ngugi 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
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
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
Kiptoo Ruth Jerop EFFECTS OF TRANSPORT SYSTEM IN URBAN AREAS, CASE OF NAIROBI CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT DR: SAMUEL OBIERO 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
STEPHEN W. NGA’NG’A AN INVESTIGATION ON THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN BUS-STOPS AND TRAFFIC CONGESTION ALONG JUJA ROAD, NAIROBI DR. SAMWEL OBIERO B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
OCHIENG TEDDY ODONGO IMPACT OF LAND USES ON INSECURITY: A CASE STUDY OF DANDORA PHASE FOUR Dr. Romanus Opiyo 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
WAREGA FREDRICK ONYANGO ASSESSMENT OF TERROR DISASTER PREPAREDNESS AND MITIGATION IN THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, MAIN CAMPUS. DR. ROMANUS OPIYO 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: 2016/2017
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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
CHELIMO DANIEL KIRWA Implications brought by informal settlements on crime incidents in Mathare Dr. Romanus Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
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
GACHOKI JOAN WATETU Growth and Impact of Informal Sector on Institutions; A case study of University of Nairobi St. Andrew’s- Mamlaka Rd. Prof. E. Ndegwa 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
KAREMERI NANCY WANJIKU State of Insecurity in Bus Terminals: Case Study of Githurai Bus Terminals along Thika Super Highway R. Opiyo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KAVINI SADDIQUE MAMBO Impact of growth of Umoja 1(c) Estate Growth on Waste Management Dr. Fridah Mugo B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
KIBOI CALEB CHEBWONG Demand for Parking and its Effect on Mobility on Middle Income Residential Neighborhoods; A Case of Nairobi’s Allsops Residential Area Dr. S. Obiero 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
MOGENI DADEUS MOTURI Solid Waste Management in Slums; A Case Study of Kawangware. Dr. Fridah Mugo 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
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
MASIKE JOE MBURU The Impact of the Growth off Roadside Small Scale Business On The Flow of Traffic Along Avenue Park Estates, Nairobi H. Nzainga 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
Maina Caroline Wambui Evaluating Implications of Kitengela Bus Terminus on Nairobi-Namanga Road Dr. S. Muketha B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Letimalo Ursula Senketo Urban Storm Water Mnagement Challenges. A Case Study of Ongata-Rongai Town Dr. S. Muketha B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Lelei Everlyne Chepkemboi Impact of Traffic Conflict on NMT Safety: Case Study of Kiambu's Juja Junction Dr. S. Obiero 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
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
Mulupi Eugene Shibonje Contributions of Drainage Conditions to Market Functions. A Case Study of Kariokor Markets Prof. E. Ndegwa B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) completed
Muthengi Anita Wanja The Impact of Development Control on Residential Development Property in Kitengela Town. Mrs. Hellen Nzainga 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
Academic Year: 2012/2013
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AJANGA DISSENT I Kibera Rail Line Impacts on Land Use. Dr. S.Obiero& J.Murimi B.A (URBAN & REGIONAL PLANNING) ongoing
John Kimathi Characterising Resilient Agricultural-Base Livelihoods: A Case Of Conservation Agriculture In Kanthonzweni District. MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING ongoing
Lawrence Karong’e Adapting To The Realities Of Prolonged Insecure Land Tenure In Kenyas Urban Areas: A Case Study Of Mnarani Area Of Kilifi Town MASTER OF ARTS IN PLANNING ongoing
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Charles Dadu Karisa Swahili Identity In Space and Time: Urban Design Negotiation of a Built Heritage Prof. E.N. Ndegwa DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING ongoing