Welcome to Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology
Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology (JOOUST) is a centre of excellence in training, research and community outreach services offering practical and market oriented courses.
The University is a premier institution of higher learning offering relevant and quality market driven academic programmes for steering Socio-economic development. The University is strategically located at the quiet serene beaches of Lake Victoria and focuses on the development of Kenya’s cultural heritage through the utilization of the vast natural resources for academic advancement and research purposes premised on improving the socio-economic status of communities.
Prof. Stephen G. Agong’, PHD, FAAS - Vice Chancellor
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI) - JOOUST intends to construct Administration Block Complex, Tuition Block and Research Complex Buildings in their Main Campus, Bondo
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI)
Ref. No JOOUST/EOI/01/2017-2019
Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology intends to construct Administration Block Complex,
Tuition Block and Research Complex Buildings in their Main Campus, Bondo.
Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology therefore invites Expressions of Interest (EOI) from
qualified competent and registered consortia firms that comprises of Architects, Civil and Structural Engineers,
Landscape Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Building Services Engineers and Environmental Management Experts.
A. REPORTING DATES
Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology wishes to notify students of the following important dates:
- 1st Year Full time students (KUCCPS- Placed) and Direct Entry (Self- Sponsored) at the Main Campus to report on Monday, 11th September 2017.
- 2nd , 3rd and 4th Year Full time students at the Main Campus to report on WEDNESDAY, 13th September 2017.
- New Certificate and Diploma Students at the Main Campus to report on Monday, 11th September 2017.
- Continuing Certificate and Diploma Students at the Main Campus to report on WEDNESDAY, 13th September 2017.
- All part time students (Certificate, Diploma and Undergraduate) at campuses to report on WEDNESDAY, 13th September 2017.
- Institution- based part time students (Formerly School Based) shall not have the August 2017 Session but will report in November 2017.
JaramogiOgingaOdinga University of Science and Technology shone at this years’ ASK Show emerging tops in two major categories. The University was judged based on its innovations and technology based on the 2017 show theme, “promoting Innovation and Technology in Agriculture and Trade.”
The University scoped best overall in the best innovation and invention stand and in research and development. It also emerged second overall in Education and research stand that best interprets current show theme and the best University Stand.
JOOUST innovations stole the show include the automated fire detection and alert system, MoringaOleifera Leaf Meal Supplementation Egg quality, automated feeder, the simple portable biogas equipment and production; Extraction of Bio-Ethanol from Hyacinth as alternative source of Energy, converting intrusive plant biomass to briquettes, the milk cooling system, cage-fish culture technology transfer to community, Early warning Systems for Improved Human Health and Resilience to Climate-Sensitive Vector Borne Diseases in Kenya and the World Bank funded insefood project.Read more ...
“If my people who are called by my name shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways then I will hear from heaven; And will forgive their sins, and will heal their land.”
This was the message during a prayer day held at the University hospitality grounds on the 20th July 2017 when students and staff converged to seek Gods’ face. The purely internal affairs, attracted powerful sermonettes by Rev Dr. Walter Akuno, Rev, Dr Nyakinda and Fr. Dr. Charles Oduke.
The Occasion brought together the entire JOOUST family encompassing all religions. The theme of the day was prayers for students and staff health, the University, peaceful national elections and for the families of the departed souls. The event saw a moment of silence observed in honour of departed souls.
Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology students’ choir has recorded an excellent performance in the just ended Kenya National Music Festival held at Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology from 10th -20th July 2017 in Kakamega County.
The University choir beat other universities in three classes; Solo set poem, class 1015M, special set piece ladies 670A, and class 627, set piece men winning trophies for the same. The choir also attained position 2 in class 601, set piece ladies unaccompanied, and position 3 in classes 693 zilizopendwa, 613 own composition (men) and 626 set piece ladies accompanied, for which they were awarded merit certificates.
With the support of their trainers, Dr. Zablon Maua Muga and Mrs. Mildred Mundhe, the choir did well in all the 14 items entered for the national competition as they maintained their performance in top five in all the classes.Read more ...
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|S/N||Project Title||Principal Investigator||Funding Organization|
|1||The Ground water 2013: Sustaining Groundwater safety in Peri-urban areas||Dr. Lorna Grace Okotto||Natural Environment Research Council; Economic & Social Research Council and DFID|
|2||Retention and Sustainability of Community Health Workers in Improving Community Case Management of Malaria||Prof. Yaw Afrane||World Health Organization|
|3||Enhancing Production, Value Addition and Marketing of Indigenous Vegetables (cowpea, spider plant, nightshades, amaranth, pumkin), French Beans and Mushrooms among Smallholders Farmers in Kenya.||Dr. Darius AndikaOtiato||KAPAP Competitive Grant System (KAPAP-CGS)|
|4||Improving Livelihoods among Small scale farmers in East Africa through improved Horticulture Production||Dr. Darius AndikaOtiato||German Government|
|5||Wealth creation and climate change mitigation through AIVS production in Western Kenya among small scale farmers||Dr. Darius AndikaOtiato||National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation|
|6||Early Warning Systems for Improved Human Health and Resilience to Climate-sensitive Vector-borne Diseases in Kenya||Prof. Benson Estambale||World Health Organization|
|7||Combating Poverty and Building Democracy through the Co-production of Participatory Waste Management Services. The Case of Kisumu, Kenya.||Dr. Michael Oloko||Swedish International Centre for Local Democracy (ICDL)|
|8||Improvement and Conservation of Sunrise Springs water Quality and Quantity for Sustainable Domestic and Irrigated Soya Bean-based Cropping System in Western Kenya.||Prof. George Ouma||National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation|
|9||Characterization, Chemical and Microbial Analysis of SennaDidymobotyra in Kenya.||Prof. Beatrice Anyango||National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation|
|10||Pamoja Project: Aid is working. Tell the World.||Dr. Charles Oduke||Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation|
|11||Analysis of the Level of Chemical Contaminants in Portable Water Sources in Rarieda and Bondo Regions, Siaya County.||Mr. EnosWambu||JOOUST|
|12||Unravelling the Anti malarial Agents from ErythrinaAbyssinicaLornchcarpusEriocalyxand AlysicarpusOvalifoliusa||Dr. Regina Nyunja||National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation|
|13||Establishment of Regional Special Needs Assessment Laboratory at JOOUST||Mr. Walter Akuno||National Council for Persons with Disabilities|
|14||Equipping of Special Needs Laboratory||Mr. WanyeraSamwel||National Council for Persons with Disabilities|
|15||Community-based Seed Multiplication and Dissemination of Sorghum Seed Systems Technology in the Lake Victoria Basin.||Mr. Walter Akuno||Kenya Agricultural Productivity and Agro-Business Project|
|16||Screening of Avocado Rootstocks for Tolerance to Salinity, Water Logging and Diseases for Food Security and Income Generation||Prof. George Ouma||National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation|
|17||Improving Production, Processing and Marketing of three Priority Indigenous Vegetables in Western Kenya||Dr. Darius Andika||Kenya Agricultural Productivity and Agro-Business Project (KAPAP)|
|18||Genetic Diversity, Chemical Composition and anti-microbial Properties of SENNA DIDYMOBOTYRA (FRESEN) H.S. IRWIN & BARNEBY)||PascalineCheruto||National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation|
|19||Addressing Drinking Water Quality Challenges in Developing Countries- Case Study of Lake Victoria Basin.||Prof. S. Wandiga and Prof. Anthony Rodgrigues||USAID|
|20||Mainstreaming of HIV and AIDS at the University||Mr. Akuno Walter||NACC|
|21||Kisumu Local Interaction Platform||Mistra Urban Futures; Sweden|
|22||Developing Capacity of Local Communities for Sustainable Commercial Aquaculture||Lake and Seas Resources Co. and JOOUST|
|23||Biodiversity Conservation and Poverty Alleviation through Sustainable use of Water Hyacinth in the Lake Victoria Basin, Kenya||Prof. Anthony Rodrigues||National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation|
|24||Anti malarial and Anti Microbial Activities of Lornchcarpus and Alsycarpus||Dr. Regina Nyunja||National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation|
GRADUATION SPEECHES 2017
GRADUATION SPEECHES 2016
- GRADUATION SPEECH 2016 - PROF. STEPHEN G. AGONG'
- GRADUATION SPEECH 2016 - DR. FRED MATIANG'I
- GRADUATION SPEECH 2016 - DR. MWANDOTTO
- ACCEPTANCE SPEECH 2016 - DR. VIMAL SHAH
OTHER SPEECHES 2016