Nairobi County is at the heart of Kenya. It is the administrative capital of the county and the only county that is purely urban. It is also the largest city in Kenya and an economic hub for the African region. Nairobi derives its name from the Maasai reference of ‘the place of cool waters’. Nairobi neighbors Kiambu, Machakos, and Kajiado counties.
Being the capital, it has highly developed infrastructure for electricity, water, roads, and internet connectivity. There are different neighborhoods and numerous from where you can study. Many colleges have established their campuses in Nairobi county. Nairobi is connected by major highways coming from Mombasa, Nakuru, Thika, and Ngong. Other major roads connect to Nairobi from Kiambu, Kajiado, Kangundo, and such other satellite towns.
Nairobi is a trading hub. It offers decent houses and fast internet connectivity for students to learn. The city also hosts major businesses in the country and branches of international brands. It is home to both UNEP and UNHABITAT.
Weekends in Nairobi can be spent visiting such attractions as Kenyatta International Convention Center- a view point for the entire city, Uhuru Park, Nairobi National Park-the only national park in the middle of the city, and the National Museums of Kenya. The Giraffe Center, Animal Orphanage, and Mamba Village are also within Nairobi County. There is a Snake Park in the Nairobi Museum where you can see different species of snakes from around the county.
Entertainment joints will give you a memorable evening and weekend. From Nairobi, you can also visit such other destinations as the Maasai Mara National Park, Amboseli National Park, Mt. Kenya National Park, and Mt. Longonot in the Rift Valley. The Sheldrick Wildlife Trust is also located in Nairobi county. Ngong Hills and Karura Forest will enable you to connect with nature when in Nairobi.
Here are some of the best colleges in Nairobi county.
Visit Nairobi and enroll in the leading institutions in the country as well as enjoy the best college experience when pursuing all the courses you may desire.