The Procurement Department is one of the departments in Central Administration with units in the six teaching colleges, Central Administration and Student Welfare Authority. This then constitutes the eight procurement colleges of the University of Nairobi.
The department is one of the fastest growing division of the university. It started with two members of staff in 2003. It now has a staffing of over forty most of who are professionals in procurement or pursuing professional courses and higher degrees.
The Department wishes to announce that, it is currently undergoing fundamental restructuring in order to conform to the tenets and spirit of the New Constitution, 2010 and the Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Act, 2015. The restructuring will also enable the department to effectively and positively contribute to the University Mission, Vision and Strategic Plan 2013-2018.