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University of Nairobi


The Department of Real Estate and Construction Management was created in August 2005 as a result of a merger of the former Departments of Land Development and Building Economics and Management. The programmes currently offered in the Department have got a long history.

The Degree programmes of B.A in Building Economics and B.A. in Land Economics were started in the Department of Quantity Surveying in 1961 in the then Royal Technical College, Nairobi. The Department of Quantity Surveying was re-named Department of Land Development in 1962. In 1964, the Department of Land Development joined the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Development. In 1990 the Department of Building Economics and Management was created after split of the Department of Land Development.

Department's Contacts

P. O. Box 30197 NAIROBI - 00100 ,
G.P.O .
Main Campus, Administration Block
Tel: +254 02 318262
Fax: + 254 02 318262

Members of Staff