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Goldsmith Street

Nottingham

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NTU - KHC

Empowering Youth – Transforming Kenya

Nottingham Trent University is delighted to host the third Kenyan Student Conference taking place on Saturday 9th March 2019 at the NTU City Site campus.

The conference will be attended by Amb. (Dr.) Amina C. Mohamed EGH, CAV, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Education and H.E Mr. Manoah Esipisu Kenyan High Commissioner to the United Kingdom. Students will have an opportunity to hear from the Ministry and High Commission as well as take part in an open forum Q&A session. The afternoon programme involves breakout sessions with a focussed conversation on subject specific issues.

The conference aims to support students in an “After University” strategy and to engage students in discussion on employment, self-employment, the transition back to Kenya and into the work place both in Kenya and the UK. This conference is for Kenyan students who have come to the UK for study, as well as Kenyan students domiciled in the UK.

Sub-Themes

  • Mental Health
  • Transitioning into the world of work
  • Exit strategies – What will you do when you’ve completed your studies?

Purpose

  • To give students the tools and the principles to transform Kenya
  • To inspire students to use the knowledge they have acquired for the realisation of Kenya’s Vision 2030 agenda

What to expect

  • Opportunity to ask questions and interact with senior government officials, academics and industry professionals
  • Hear about real life experiences from alumni and peers
  • Networking


Registration Opens: 09:00am

Conference Starts: 10:00am


This is a free event, however students are urged to register early as there are limited places available


Registration for this event closes on Sunday 3rd March 2019


Questions

Please contact NTUGlobal@ntu.ac.uk if you have any questions.


Places to Stay

For informatio on hotels, hostels and bed & breakfasts please visit the Visit Nottinghamshire website


Things to Do

Why not make a weekend of it? For information on what to do in Nottingham please visit the Visit Nottinghamshire website


THIS IS AN OPPORTUNITY NOT TO BE MISSED AND ALL KENYAN STUDENTS STUDYING IN THE UK ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND

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