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Gospel TV Host HolyDave Quits to Concentrate on PhD Studies

Gospel show host, David Muthengi, alias HolyDave has called it quits from Citizen TV. The Bambika show host announced his exit on Tuesday, February...

Varsity Watchdog Softens Stand on PhD Requirement

The Commission for University Education (CUE) has softened its stand on lecturers being doctorate degree holders following the quashing of the directive by the...

Court Nullifies CUE’s PhD Rule on Lecturers

Regulations by the Commission for University Education (CUE), for all lecturers to have a doctorate degree by the end of the year in order...

JKUAT Files Report on Questionable PhDs

Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology (JKUAT) has finally submitted a report to the Commission for University (CUE) on the questionable 118 PhDs...

CUE Questions the Validity of JKUAT’s 118 PhDs

Fresh details have emerged on the 118 doctorate degrees that were awarded by Jomo Kenyatta University last week. Analysis of the awards shows a lecturer...

JKUAT’s 118 PhD Graduates Attracts Public Outburst, Leaders Call for Quality...

A total of 118 graduands were conferred with doctorate degrees at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) during the institution’s graduation ceremony...

Universities Face Staff Crises as Half of PhD Students Quit

Kenyan universities have pitiable PhD programmes as half of the students registered drop out. A new report shows that 50 per cent of students seated...

Kenyan PhD Student Raises Ksh125 Million For Research

Abdullahi Hussein Ali, Ph.D. in zoology and physiology, student has been awarded by the University Of Wyoming (UW) for his outstanding Dissertation. Ali, who...

Meet the First Kalenjin Lady to Earn PhD in Law

Dr Fancy Too studied her way to the history books and her graduation party was attended by prominent Rift Valley leaders. I have been working...

PhD Students Turn To Sex Work After Being Underpaid

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Ph.D. students at Queen’s University Belfast are paid less than minimum wage and some are turning to sex work as a result, a report...

Varsities Partner with Cambridge to Increase Number of PhDs in Kenya

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Five universities are partnering with the University of Cambridge to increase the number of PhDs in Kenya. University Education PS Collette Suda said the five...

Lecturers to get Scholarships to Equip them Teach Masters and PhD

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Seven private and public learning and research institutions will receive scholarships in the Cambridge–Africa program for lecturers to boost shortage of qualified teaching staff...

Varsity Students Acquire Skills on Researching Through AURA programme

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Masters and PhD researchers got the opportunity to learn more on research in an effort to perfect their research skills, consequently implementing practical research...

Varsity Trains Staff on PhD Supervision

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To enhance PhD supervision, in order to produce quality graduates, who meet the expectations of industry, the University of Nairobi organised a three-day training...

CUE Orders Public Universities to have Only Lecturers With PhD By...

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The Commission for University Education (CUE) has raised an alarm over low doctoral degree enrolment in public universities. All public universities are required to only...

Varsity Student Overcomes Hypertension And Stroke To Pursue Her PhD

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Emily Tanui Korir easily fits the description of a walking miracle and it would be difficult for anyone to believe that just three years...

Is this PhD a Blessing or a Curse?

In the four years I have been studying for my PhD, I have been amazed at the expressions of respect and vigorous handshakes I...

Meet a Ph.D Graduate Who is Now a Tea Picker for...

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Gideon Kiplang'at Too,29 years graduated in 2010 at  Moi university. Where he had a Bachelors of Art in Language and Literary Studies (Literature).He then...

102 Year Old German Woman Finally gets PhD Blocked by Nazis

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Ingeborg Syllm-Rapoport wasn't allowed to defend her doctoral thesis in 1938 under the Nazis because she was part-Jewish. Nearly eight decades later, she became...

Strathmore Set to increase Sponsorship for Needy Masters & PhD Students

Strathmore University has announced that it would increase enrollment of post-graduate students for its Masters Program by 10 percent. The University, currently with a...