University of Nairobi

University of Nairobi, University Way, Nairobi, Kenya

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established Established :

1956 Royal Technic

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Public ; Urban

The University of Nairobi (UoN) is a collegiate research university based in Nairobi. It is one of the largest universities in Kenya. Although its history as an educational institution dates back to 1956, it did not become an independent university until 1970. In this year, the University of East Africa was split into three independent universities: Makerere University in Uganda, the University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, and the University of Nairobi.

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Motto: Unitate et Labore In Unity and Work

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Undergraduates: 49,488

Postgraduates: 12,424

Male students 60 : 40 Female students

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