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About University of Nairobi - Office of Career Services
The University of Nairobi is committed to producing holistic graduates who are prepared for the job market and entrepreneurial activities.
It’s estimated that of all the graduates who graduate from the Universities, less than 10 per cent are absorbed in the job market. It’s against this background that the Ministry of Education through the State Department of Post Training and Skills Development launched the Office of Career Services (OCS) in 2019 to take care of students skills development, job placement, linking students with industry, academic advisory services, career testing and assessment, career fairs, venture capital fairs, counseling services, graduate tracking services, high school recruitment, students exchange, apprenticeship services, alumni networking, mentorship services, internship and improving the students life in campus among other services.
The goal is to increase graduates absorption in the market from the current less than 10% to over 50% and creating over 1000 start ups in the next five years (2018-2023) by developing the “Future Ready Graduates”