Canada DE Scholarship Competition for International Students 2017, Japan Kochi University Scholarships

The Office of Deputy Principal ARSA informs CoDs, HoDs, staff and prospective postgraduate students that Canada DE Scholarship Competition for International Students 2017, Japan Kochi University Scholarships have been uploaded on the KyUC website under the Postgraduate Scholarship Opportunities section. You are all advised to visit the platform to view, download the document and respond as appropriate.

 

29th July & 1st August 2016 Postgraduate Scholarship Opportunities 2016

The Office of Deputy Principal ARSA informs CoDs, HoDs, staff and prospective postgraduate students that 29th July & 1st August 2016 Postgraduate Scholarship Opportunities 2016 have been uploaded on the KyUC website under the Postgraduate Scholarship Opportunities section. You are all advised to visit the platform to view, download the document and respond as appropriate.

FULL TIME, EVENING & WEEKEND PROGRAMME – SEPTEMBER 2016 INTAKE

Kirinyaga University College (Ky.U.C) wishes to invite qualified applicants to apply in the following programmes which will be offered under School Based,  Full Time ,  Evening & Weekend  mode of study in the Academic year 2016/2017. Click on the link down below to get more details on the entry requirements for each programme.

FULL TIME, EVENING & WEEKEND PROGRAMME – SEPTEMBER 2016 INTAKE

POST DOCTORAL RESEARCH FOR HEALTH FELLOWSHIPS

The Office of Deputy Principal ARSA informs CoDs, HoDs and all staff that POST DOCTORAL RESEARCH FOR HEALTH FELLOWSHIP have been uploaded on the KyUC website under the Calls for Proposals section. You are all advised to visit the platform to view, download the document and respond as appropriate.

Postdoctoral Training Opportunities

I am accepting candidates with interest in infectious viral and related diseases (HIV, HCV & TB) and in health outcomes studies.

Infectious Diseases (2 projects): Studies will focus on infection and co-infection screening of at-risk groups including active fishing communities in order to develop initial frameworks for comprehensive use of technology to identify key patient population for referral, treatment and retention to care.

 

First research project in this initial one-year phase will apply level one community health model for screening and data collection from key subject demographics applying multiple risk metrics. Desired qualifications are a PhD in any health or life sciences related fields with a thesis in infectious disease research. Priority will be given to those with demonstrable experience or work with viral infectious diseases, particularly HIV and HCV. A PhD in public health or social sciences or an MD will also be considered if they meet the priority experience criteria described above.

 

A second project will involve customizing and testing innovative mobile technology platform for for integration into the community health model covered in the first project. Desired qualifications are a PhD in information technology, with evidence of interest in creating health solutions or work in the health sector. These projects will be based in Homa Bay and candidates must be residents of
Homa Bay county as outlined by the funding agency.

 

Health Outcomes Studies (2 projects):
First Project involves testing of novel health financing model for the improvement of maternal neonatal health outcomes at community level facilities. Candidates should have a
PhD in health economics or health financing with an interest or experience in health services or research. MD-PhD  qualifications with interest in outcomes research will also be considered. The second project will test innovative technology solution and adaptation to influence uptake of maternal neonatal health services. Desired qualifications are a PhD in information technology, with evidence of interest in creating health solutions or work in the health sector. These projects will be based in Nairobi and candidates must be residents of Nairobi areas.

 

All successful applicants will be expected to develop a competitive proposal with direct guidance of mentor. Such proposal will undergo secondary screening and if meeting the funding threshold, shall be granted. Selected candidates will receive competitive stipend and modest research funds to complete a one-year study.

 

Expression of interest should be addressed by email to Prof Washingtone Ochieng, Head of HIV research programs at the Center for Research in Therapeutic Sciences (CREATES), Strathmore university
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KYUC HOLDS SUCCESSFUL CAREER OPEN DAY ON JULY 8, 2016

Kirinyaga University College held on Friday July 8, 2016 a successful career open day.

The University College showcased her academic programs and innovations at an event that was attended by more than 23 secondary schools and representatives from Federation of Kenya Employers FKE, Kenya Accounts and Secretaries National Examination Board KASNEB, and a representative of Kirinyaga County Education Minister. Also present was Mr. John Muraguri CEO Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Services (KUCCPS).

The office of Principal KyUC and that of the Deputy Principal ARSA wish to thank the marketing committee for the work well done.

KUCCPS September 2018 Intake Admission Documents

The Office of Registrar (ASA) advises all prospective KUCCPS September 2018 intake students to download and print admission documents from the link below

KUCCPS September 2018 Intake Admission Documents

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