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Pursuant to Section 7 of the University of Nairobi Act , the University of Nairobi formulated its IP Policy to guide its management, teaching staff, students and associates concerning the development, ownership, management and marketing of intellectual property.

The policy was formally approved by the University of Nairobi Council in 2006 and positions of the Intellectual Property Coordinator and the Intellectual Property Management Officer were substantively appointed in March 2007 and July 2008 respectively.

The office is located on the ground floor in the northern wing of the UNITID Building at the Kenyatta National Hospital Campus of the University where it is a part of the Vice –Chancellor’s Office.