Egerton University has informed first year students who are set to join the institution to do so virtually. The students placed by KUCCPs were to avail themselves for admission on 13th of August.
According to a memo from the office of the Registrar Academics, Prof Owido, the students will now conduct registration, reporting and orientation virtually. Egerton has also noted that there will be no physical attendance of lectures in all the three campuses.
Egerton University Virtual Platform
The 2020-2021 cohort are required to a virtual reporting and registration platform.
The group is required to complete the exercise between Monday 17th to Friday 28th 2020.
Once they have been admitted, the University notes that online learning shall also commence on 31st August 2020.
The current COVID-19 situation has also affected admission process at the University of Nairobi.
In a statement issued on Monday, August 10, UoN directed incoming first-year students to report virtually on Monday, August 31, 2020.
Further, the university management has developed a list of requirements the students would be expected to meet.
The Academic Registrar has advised students to acquire digital gadgets like tablets, iPads or computers/laptops to enable them to carry out their learning activities.
All students should to pay the relevant fees before their admission to the university. Module II students are also required to generate their admission numbers upon payment of fees.
They are also urged to ensure they download their admission letter and acquire a university email address.
For self and government sponsored students, the University needs the following:
- Letter of Acceptance
- Personal Details including their full names as well as Identification Card Number
- Student Medical Examination Report
- Emergency Operation Form
- Declaration for Admission
- A duly executed Student Bond
- Accommodation Application form
- Completed Accommodation Declaration form
- Duly signed declaration on Rules and Regulations
- Biometric Registration (upload your scanned passport photo and signature)
- Signed the Nominal Roll