University of Nairobi-Kibwezi Field Station
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Kibwezi field station is located about 15 kilometres from Kibwezi town (Mombasa road) off Kibwezi-Kitui Road.The 4804.3 Ha/11,871.4 Acres farm is developed with several buildings as described herebelow. The staion is used for various learning activities including research and training, camping etc. Click here to see the College of Architecture students in the field during their Geospatial Engineering Camp.

  1. Station Centre ( has an Administration Block, Laboratory/Lecture Room, Kitchen and Dining Hall, Workshop, Caretaker’s House, Staff Clinic, Staff Quarters, Staff Clinic, Dormitories
  2. Utafiti Primary School (Boarding School Section and Day Scholar section for Pre-Unit pupils): The school is developed with: Classrooms, Laboratories, Kitchen, boys and girls dormitories, Ablution Block among other buildings.
  3. Animal Boma and Meteorological Station -Developed thereon is a staff cum office block for meteorological station.

  4. The  Kibwezi Irrigation Project  Farm and Kirinyaga’ Water Treatment Works (Lecture Hall, Manager’s Office, Administration Block, Crops Office, Technicians Offices, Garage, Store and Open Shed, Pump House, Security House

  5. CHARMOMILLE FARM BUILDINGS AND KIRINYAGA WATER TREATMENT BUILDINGS (Power Hse, Staff House, security house, 3 water tanks

Click on each to see photos of the site...


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