Mr. Joseph Muchina, Deputy Director (User Support Services & Maintenance), ICT Centre conducts an induction and training for the ICT Staffs based in Kisumu Campus. These are ICT staff recently recruited hence need for the exercise to ensure ICT User Support provision at the campus matches those at corporate level and other colleges.
The exercise took two days where members were taken through the role of the ICT Centre to the University in enhancing the innovative use of ICT products and services to support teaching, learning, research and administrative processes and the reporting structure both at Corporate and Campus levels and trained on major ICT support systems and tools.
Kisumu Campus was audited by the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) on March 27-28, 2017 to determine the level of implementation and effectiveness of ISO 9001:2015 standards, and identify areas for further improvement. The auditees were the Director of the Campus, School/Faculty Coordinators and heads of service departments charged with the implementation of ISO 9001:2015 processes. At the end of the second day of the audit, the KEBS auditors held a closing meeting with the auditees and presented preliminary findings, emphasizing the positive elements and areas of minor non-conformities which required corrective action.
On Friday, March 23, 2017, the Kisumu Campus Management Committee held a meeting to prepare for the scheduled ISO Certification Audit. Dr. Vincent Machuki, the Director, reported that Kisumu Campus has been sampled for an external audit to be conducted on March 27 and 28, 2017 as communicated in the Audit Notification from the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS). It was noted that this was an important exercise since the University of Nairobi was looking forward to certification under the new ISO 9001:2015 standards.
Dr. Vincent Machuki, Campus Director chaired a Kisumu Campus Management Committee meeting held on March 6, 2017 at the Campus Boardroom. The Committee discussed various issues with the aim of enhancing the growth and development of the Campus. School/Faculty Coordinators and heads of service departments presented their respective calendars of activities for the year 2017 and the reports for the year 2016.