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CINEMA JAPAN: The Garden of Words | Saturday, October 14, 2017 | Registration Required | Entry Free

The Japan Information & Culture Centre invites you to the screening of the movie “The Garden of Words” which will be shown on Saturday, October 14, 2017.

Admission is free of charge and the movie screening is open to all film fans.

Next Screening: The Garden of Words

Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017

Time: 2:00p.m.

Gates Open: 1:30pm

Venue: Japan Information & Culture Centre, Embassy of Japan, Mara Road, Upper Hill

Synopsis: When Takao, a high school student dreaming of becoming a shoemaker, skips school one day in favor of sketching shoes in a rainy garden, he has no idea how much his life will change when he encounters the mysterious Yukino. Older, but perhaps not much wiser, she seems adrift in the world. The two strike up an unusual relationship through chance meetings in the same garden on each rainy day. But the rainy season is coming to a close, leaving many things left unshared between them…


Information to the General Public

The following former students were expelled from the University on diverse dates prior to 25th September, 2017 for violating regulations governing conduct and discipline for students and should not therefore under any circumstance purport to be bona fide students of the University of Nairobi.

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Scholarships: Chinese Ambassador Scholarships

Applications are invited from needy undergraduate students for the Chinese Ambassador Scholarships. Applicants should meet the following criteria;
  1. Registered needy students.
  1. Excellent academic record.
  1. Individual of impeccable character.
  1. Non-beneficiary of any other scholarship in the previous  and current academic year.
  1. Regular student of the University of Nairobi.
Applications should be accompanied by an application form, copies of the national and university identity cards, certified death certificates (where applicable) and an academic transcript.
The application form is here-in attached and can also be accessed at  and be handed at the Office of the Special Student Advisor by Friday, 13th October, 2017 at 4.00 p.m.

Invitation to the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Lecture

The Vice-Chancellor invites the faculty, staff and students to MAHATMA GANDHI MEMORIAL LECTURE on Thursday, October 5, 2017 in Manu Chandaria Auditorium from 2.00pm to 4.00pm in celebration of the 11th International Day of Non-Violence in Nairobi, Kenya.

The event is organized by the University of Nairobi, United Nation Office in Nairobi, Indian High Commission in Kenya and Kenya-India Friends Association (KIFA). The event will be presided over by senior Government of Kenya officials and key note speech by Ms. Rajni Bakshi, Eminent Gandhi Scholar and former Gandhi Peace Fellow at Gateway House, Mumbai, India. All are Welcome!

The International Day of Non-Violence which coincides with the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence is cerebrated every 3rd October. Several dignitaries and diplomats have been invited.