Sensitization/training on Online LearningMonday, 7th September 2020 - Friday, 18th September 2020

During this training; students will be trained on how to attend classes online via various platforms like eClass, SOMAS, Google meet

All students are required to attend the sensitization/training sessions. A schedule for the week will be provided in due course.

Commencement of Online teaching and learning: MONDAY 21st SEPTEMBER 2020

8.00 A.M. Lectures begin. All students to start attending lectures as per the Teaching Timetables.



To facilitate Online teaching and Learning; the University has partnered with 2 service providers to provide affordable bundles to students.

  1. Soma na Telkom Data: Free
  2. KENET-Safaricom E-learning: Discounted Bundles

How to Access Data Bundles:

1) How to Apply for ‘Soma Na Telkom’ Data Bundles

Log in to the SMIS portal to register and indicate the nearest Telkom outlet. Provide your current telephone number, once the Telkom SIMCARD is ready for collection, you will receive a message from Telkom.

To note: you will be required to physically visit the Telkom shop you indicated during registration.  Please visit the Telkom after you receive a notification. Use this locator: to select a Telkom shop closest to where you live.

If you have any Challenges accessing Telkom internet contact: Please call 0202221000 for assistance or visit the Telkom shop where you picked the card

The Telkom data bundles will grant you access to online classes and permitted e-learning.

To check your data bundles balance: Dial *200#

For more information click here:

 2) How to Access the KENET –Safaricom E-learning Discounted Bundle

To access this service your number has to be registered on the KENET- Safaricom platform:

To register: click HERE.

Upon verification Dial *544*60# to purchase your preferred bundle

To register Use your student email for the verification:

Please Note: 

Do Not Use Personal Gmail Or Yahoo Emails To Register For The Discounted Bundles

To enjoy this service, register your Safaricom line. This is only available to SAFARICOM users.

The bundles will only access whitelisted/permitted E-learning resources Like the University of Nairobi Learning Platforms.

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