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UoN Gains Grand improvement in Africa and World Webometric Ranking

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Mon, 2016-02-01 08:35

The University of Nairobi has sustained its first position in Kenya in the just released Webometrics ranking, proving it the best University in the region and among the top Universities in Africa. The University has been ranked position 6 in Africa and 697 in the World.

Among the parameters that are ranked, UoN clinched position 2 in both Impact and Openess, while position 4 in Presence and 25 in Impact in Africa. For the worldwide ranking, UoN is postion 279 in Presence, 542 Impact, 229 Openess and 1,447 Impact.

Previous Webometrics ranking results in July 2015, had University of Nairobi ranked 18th position among African Universities.

Webometrics Ranking is carried out twice a year in January and July and ranks Universities on four parameters. Excellence is published research work on highly recognized journals, Presence is the number of published pages on the University website, Openess is the number of PDF documents on the website and Impact is the reference of the University website in other websites.

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Wed, 2017-02-01 08:35

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