MUST in UNESCO-India-Africa (UIA) Hackathon 2022


From R-L: Prof. Romanus Odhiambo, PhD (Vice-Chancellor, MUST), Nancy Kabura Maina (MUST Student) and Dr. Amos Chege (Coordinator, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, MUST)

Meru University of Science and Technology (MUST) has made great strides in Research, Innovation, Commercialization and Entrepreneurship (RICE). MUST is an enabler of research and innovation best practices. We believe society stands to gain immensely from us investing in studying our surrounding, challenging the norm, improving the existing ways of life and planning for what may come.

“I thank the Ministry of Education, Kenya, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), and the Ministry of Education Government of India, for believing in the potential of students from Meru University of Science and Technology, a foundation of innovations, to participate in the UNESCO – India-Africa (UIA) Hackathon 2022 at the Gautam Budha University in Uttar Pradesh, India. It is my pleasure and honor to recommend Nancy Kabura Maina to participate in the UNESCO-India-Africa (UIA) Hackathon from 22nd to 25th November 2022 at Gautam Buddha University, Greater Nodia, Uttar Pradesh, India.  I am confident that her exceptional skills, business canvas modeling, and personal qualities will make her an asset at the UIA Hackathon. I believe that she will be a positive asset at the UIA Hackathon.” Prof. Romanus Odhiambo, Vice-Chancellor, MUST


Nancy Kabura Maina is a fourth year student pursuing a Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering in the Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering and Architecture (SEA) at Meru University of Science and Technology. Nancy serves, among the students, as the Chairperson of the Innovators Club, the Lead in the Robotics Club, and Member of Women in Technology Club (MUST Women in Tech.). Nancy demonstrates excellent Machine Learning Skills, leadership skills, creativity, team work and excellent problem-solving skills in particular, participating actively in Hackathons and hosting hackathon nights that motivate students to learn and practice their hardware, software, robotics and coding skills in solving real life problems.

To our very own Nancy Maina, the MUST family is PROUD of you.

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