The University of Nairobi continues to be a centre for intellectual life, a locus of research activity
extending the boundaries of knowledge, a resource for professional development, and a key player in the growing global network of scholarship. The University has a great variety of disciplines within its wide array of academic disciplines. The diversity encourages shared ideas across disciplines and promotes multidisciplinary endeavours.
The institution is considered a source of excellence and a leader in new initiatives in response to national and global needs. Its academic staff have serviced and consulted for Government and other institutions locally and internationally.
The University boasts a large number of linkages with international institutions around the world and covering a diverse range of disciplines. These linkages have continued to strengthen our consultancy and research opportunities and capabilities within and out of the country.