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  • 1. STUDENT PROJECTS MASTER OF SCIENCE IN PROCUREMENT AND LOGISTICS S/NO NAME PROJECT TITLE 1. Kennedy Mulandi Malinda The Role of Strategic Procurement in Realisation of Corporate Goals in Kenya’s Public Universities: A Case Study of the University of Nairobi 2. Linus Ndege Murithi An Examination of Challenges Facing Distribution of Consumer Goods: A Case of Newspapers Distribution at Nation Media Group 3. Benson Kuira Irungu Effectiveness of Vendor Managed Inventory Systems in Retail Supermarkets in Kenya 4. Mwiti Lizzy Makena Challenges Affecting Management of Inventory in the Central Government of Kenya. A Case Study of Police Department 5. Lucas Chege Waweru Effects of Inventory Levels and Stock Outs on Procurement Performance at Kenya Forestry Research Institute 6. Achola David Mboya Effectiveness of Procurement Quality Assurance Mechanism in Enhancing Performance of Procurement in Public Universities: A Case Study of the University of Nairobi 7. John Gachoya Mugo Role of Procurement in Optimisation of Supply Chain Performance in Dairy Industry in Kenya 8. Kamande Charles Muiruri Evaluation of Influence of Risks in Asset Disposal Processes of the Kenyan Government Ministries 9. John Muhia Njenga Factors Affecting Procurement Process by Public Secondary Schools in Kenya. A Case of Nairobi East District 10. Lawrence Makokha An Analysis of the Effects of Key Services Outsourcing Strategies on Organisational Performance: A Case Study of Commercial Banks in Kenya 11. Rebecca K. Mutia Factors Influencing Efficiency in Procurement System Within the Public Institutions. A Case Study of Water Resources Management Authority 12. Okemwa Elijah Omwoyo Determinants of Efficiency in Auditing of Public Procurement Function in the Ministry Public Works Supplies Branch Nairobi 13. Keana Omwenga Duke Role of Electronic Integration in Growth of Business to Business (B2B) Procurement Process. A Case Study of Human Resource Consultancy Firms in Kenya 14. Bonface Matayo Ratemo The Influence of Supplier Relationship Management of Procurement Performance: A Case Study of Nakumatt Holdings 15. Pauline O. Opiyo Factors Affecting Procurement Performance in World Bank Projects in Kenya: A Case Study of Institutional Reform and Capacity Building 16. Mary Wangui Mwaniki Effect of Business Process Outsourcing on Customer Satisfaction in Telkom Kenya 17. Francis Cheserem Rotich The Influence of Supplier Selection Process on Procurement Performance: A Case Study of the Ministry of Housing, Kenya 18. Kibara Joseph Muriu Factors Influencing Effective Compliance of Value Added Tax Administration in Procurement of Construction 1
  • 2. Services in Kenya 19. Jones Kilonzi Mwinzi Factors Affecting Effectiveness of Procurement Process in Public Institutions: A Case Study of Kenya Medical Training 20. Wachira Robert Kanyi Effects of Supplier Prequalification of Procurement Performance: Case of Staff Institutions in Kenya 21. Nzengu Philip Ngovi Factors Affecting Performance of Procurement Functions in Public Sector in Kenya 22. Brenda Opisa Muhati Effect of Inventory Strategies on the Performance of Commercial Bank in Kenya 23. Paul Muchira Njagi Factors Affecting the Efficiency of Public Procurement Function in Kenyan Parastatals 24. Patrick Abuya Oweke Factors Influencing Bid Price for Group Life Policy for Public Sector Organisations. Case of Insurance Companies in Kenya 25. Vincensia Anyango Apopa Influence of Supplier Development on Procurement Performance in the Kenyan Public Sector 26. Damson Mucue Mwangi Factors Affecting Logistics Management for Service Delivery by Airports in Kenya. A Case of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport 27. Silas E. Njue Examination of Factors Influencing Implementation of Best Performance Practice: A Case of Kenya Medical Training College 28. Elijah Omoro Nyamamba Assessment of Factors Influencing the Effectiveness of Disposal Practices in the Public Sector: A Case of Ministry of Finance 29. Fridah K. Kaburu An Evaluation of Factors Influencing Implementation of Procurement Procedures. A Case Study of Kenyatta National Hospital 30. Nyamu Donna Barbara Kathure Benefits of Outsourcing in Organisations. A Case Study of Kenya Power and Lighting Company 31. Paul Ngondi Effects of Supply Chain Factors on Small Scale Agricultural Enterprises Profitability in Kenya. A Case Study Scale Farmers in Embu District 32. Arnold Mututi Factors Affecting the Adoption of Computerised Inventory Management Systems in Retail Chain Stores in Kenya. A Case of Large Retail Chain Stores in Nairobi Central Business District 33. Jared Mogeni Orori Factors That Influence the Introduction of E-Procurement in Retail Industry: A Survey of Retail Chain Supermarkets in Kenya 34. Mary Kerubo Onchiri Challenges Facing Kenya Medical Supplies Agency (KEMSA) in the Implementation of Procurement Plans for Drugs from Public Hospitals 35. Thomas Odhiambo Otieno A Study of the Critical Success Factors in Supply Chain Management: A Case of Nation Media Group Ltd 36. Justus Bundi Kinoti Examination of Factors Affecting Supply Chain Management Practices: A Case Study of Kiambu District Hospital, Kenya 37. Michaella Muthoni Gitonga Effects of Decentralisation Procurement on the Performance of Medium Sized Companies: A Case Study of Cosmos Pharmaceuticals Ltd 38. Catherine Wanjiru Waithaka Influence of Supplier Involvement Strategies on Cost Reduction in Procurement: A Case of Rose Cut Flower 2
  • 3. Farms in Kenya 39. Noelle Tanyassis Factors Influencing Green Public Procurement Practice in Kenya: A Survey of Government Ministries 40. John Kinyua Kanyoti Factors Affecting Compliance of Procurement Regulations in State Enterprises in Kenya: Case Study of National Housing Corporation 41. Mungai Charles Gachihi Assessing Challenges Facing the Implementation of Procurement Performance Measurement Systems in the Administration Police Service, Kenya 42. James Mutinda Kithuka Challenges Facing Effective Implementation of Supply Chain Management of Firms in the Milk Industry in Kenya 43. Anthony Osoro Analysis of the Factors Influencing Vendor Payment in Government Ministries in Kenya: A Case Study at the Ministry of Water 44. Fredrick M. Kasomi Effect of Application of Supply Chain Management Best Practices on Procurement Performance: A Case Study of Kenya Tourism Development Corporation 45. Agnes W. Kithaka Effects of Outsourcing of NonCore Services on Organizational Performance: A Case Study of National Museums of Kenya Headquarters 46. Jamleck Thuo Mwangi Involvement of End Users in Procurement Function in Public Universities in Kenya: A Case Study of the University of Nairobi 47. George Onyango Ochiri Factors Affecting Effectiveness of Public Procurement Audits in Kenya: A Case Study of Constituency Development Fund in Migori County 48. Simon Wambugu Muchiri Factors Affecting Intra-Organizational Supply Chain Management of Supermarkets in Nairobi, Kenya 49. Mary Mumbi Kariuki Supply Chain Factors Influencing Small Scale Farmers’ Coffee Production in Githagara Location County, Kenya 50. Nancy Njoki Ndegwa An Investigation into the Factors Affecting Suppliers Performance in the Government Tendering Process: A Case of Ministry of East African Community 51. Amemba Saul Cyrus The Effect of Implementation Risk Management Strategies on Supply Chain Performance 52. Rachel Adhiambo Yongo Factors That Hinder Implementation of Public Procurement Reforms in Public Schools: A Case Study of Public Secondary Schools in Kajiado North District 53. Ephantus Maina Thigah Factors Influencing the Implementation of the Public Procurement and Disposal Act, 2005 in Kenya: A Case of the Ministry of Education 54. Aggrey Wambaya Kituyi Factors Affecting Public Procurement Performance in Government at the Kenya Meteorological Department 55. Jeremiah Kiio Nthusi Factors Affecting the Adoption of Electronic Procurement in Public Universities: A Case Study of University of Nairobi 56. Dominic Kinge Githengu The Role of Procurement Function in Materials Management at Oviation Advertising and Design Limited 57. Priscilla Wahito Wamahiu Factors Affecting Implementation of Sustainable Procurement in the Hospitality Industry in Kenya: Perception of Procurement Employees of Five Star Hotels in Nairobi 58. Loise Mumbi Thuge Perception of Procurement Employees on the Effectiveness of Response Strategies to Supply Chain Challenges 3
  • 4. of Public Universities in Kenya 59. Job Musyimi Muthoka Factors Affecting Implementation of Green Procurement in the Petroleum Sector in Kenya: A Case of National Oil Corporation of Kenya 60. Peter Fred Aura Makanda Evaluation of Supply Chain Risk Management Strategies in the Humanitarian Supply Network in Kenya 61. John Kibyegon Ngeno Importance of Strategic Procurement Outsourcing in Increasing Organizational Productivity in East African Breweries Limited 62. Alice Nyambura Nduati Investigating the Determinants of Activity-Based Costing in the Growth of Clothing and Textile Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises in Nairobi 63. Reuben Kipyegon Rotich Factors Hindering the Implementation of Public Procurement and Disposal Act, 2005 in State Parastatals, A Case Study of Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited 64. Kenneth Kagema Njoroge Factors Influencing E-Procurement Practices in Construction Industry in Kenya 65. Muchoki Jacquiline Ngima Factors Affecting Kraljic Purchasing Portfolio in Developing Purchasing and Supply Strategies: A Case of Nairobi Bottlers Limited 66. Douglas Isaaka Mose The Importance of Outsourcing on Organisational Performance: A Case of Barclays Bank of Kenya 67. Mercy Cheptoo Kisang The Effects of Centralization on Procurement Performance. A Case of National Bank of Kenya 68. Owen Omondi Odhiambo An Empirical Investigation of Supply Chain Management Practices on Organisation Performance in Kenya’s Service Industry: A Cross Sectional Study of the Kenyan Banks 69. David Kiarie Mburu The Role of E-Procurement in Enhancing Efficiency in Telecommunication Industry (A Case Study of Safaricom Limited Company-Kenya) 70. Nicholas Ombogi Manga’ata The Effects of Procurement Planning on Organizational Performance: A Survey of Semi Autonomous Agencies in the Ministry of Education in Kenya 71. Ochieng Bob Evans The Effect of Procurement Alignment on Procurement Performance in Major Supermarkets in Nairobi, Kenya 72. Okoth Jeremiah Okoth Effectiveness of Outsourcing Strategy on Organization Performance: A Case Study of the University of Nairobi 73. Peter Nduati Mwangi Factors Affecting Adoption of ICT in Inventory Management by Retail Outlets in Kenya: A Survey of Retail Outlets Operating within Thika Town 74. Moses Kabiru Mugwe Factors Affecting the Adoption of E-Procurement in Public Organizations in Kenya: A Survey of State Corporations in the Ministry of Education 75. Patrick Wathe Mwangangi Factors Affecting Customer Perception on Service Quality in Courier Industry in Kenya. A Case of G4S Security Services Kenya 76. Basil Joseph Musyoka Preference of Public Procurement and Disposal Act in Procurement of Construction Consultancy Services in Kenya 77. Stanley Muturi Mwangi Factors Affecting Stock Levels in the Airline Industry: A Case Study of Kenya Airways Limited 78. Board Alfred Omondi Factors Affecting Procurement Performance in the Civil Service in Kenya: A Case Study of the Ministry of 4
  • 5. Arunda Livestock Development 79. Oichoe Victor Marege Factors Affecting the Effectiveness of Inventory Management Practises in the Public Sector. A Case of Ministry of Presidency and Cabinet Affairs. 80. Achuora John Odoyo Factors Affecting Implementation of E-Procurement in Textile and Apparel Firms in Kenya 81. Wambua Nzioki Factors Affecting Distribution Performance of Pharmaceutical Products in the Public Sector: A Case of Kenya Medical Supplies Agency (Kemsa) 82. Patrick Omondi Ayieko The Influence of Inventory Management on Organizational Performance of the Automobile Business Sector in Kenya 83. Chabari Fredrick G. An Analysis of Factors Influencing Brand Loyalty-A Case Study of East Africa Breweries Limited 84. Enid Moraa Nyamwaro Factors Affecting Implementation of Projects: A Case Study of Ministry of Roads 85. Liza Jebor Kiprono The Influence of Procurement Planning on Organizational Performance: A Case Study of National Water Conservation and Pipeline Company 86. Anastacia Njoki Murithi The Influence of Supplier Relationship Management on Procurement Performance: Case of Airtel Networks Kenya Limited 87. Maxwel Njeru Nyaga Factors Affecting Adoption of Just In Time Concept in Supply Chain Processes in Kenyan Public Universities: A Case of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology 88. ae Jane N. Muigai Effects of the Legal Framework on Capacity Development in Procurement. A Case Study of Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited 89. Grace Nyambura Ndung’u Organizational Factors Affecting Automation of Inventory Management by Small and Medium Enterprises in Thika 90. Grace Mathenge Factors Affecting Procurement Efficiency in the Petroleum Industry in Kenya: A Survey of Petroleum Companies in Nairobi 91. William N. Mwangi Factors Hindering Adoption of E-Procurement in Telecommunication Industry in Kenya: Case of Safaricom Limited 92. James Mbugua Kamau Effects of the Public Procurement and Disposal Act 2005 on Accountability in Procurement Process in Kenya’s Public Institutions: A Survey of Parastatals within the Ministry of Education 93. Ng’ang’a J. Mburu Factors Affecting Procurement of Computer Systems in Public Organizations: A Survey of Government Ministries in Kenya 94. Kenny Brenday Miriti An Evaluation of Factors That Affect Customer Satisfaction in Retail Chains: A Case Study of Afco Retail Chains 95. David Mathu Njuguna Factors Affecting the Implementation of Public Private Partnerships in Infrastructure Acquisition in Government Ministries in Kenya: A Case of Ministry of Transport 96. Ouke Wycliffe Supply Chain Disruption Risks in Information Communication and Technology Sector. A Case Study of Access Kenya 97. Anthony Mwangi Evaluating the Effectiveness of Supply Chain Visibility. A Case Study of Uchumi Supermarkets Limited 98. Peter Mugo Wangai Factors that Affect Disposal of Stores and Equipment in Central Government 5
  • 6. 99. Mageto Mireri An Assessment of Factors Influencing Employee Productivity: A Case Study of Kenya Prisons Service 100. Pamela Khamba Ouma Factors Affecting the Effectiveness of the Public Procurement Complaints Mechanism in Kenya: A Case Study of the Public Procurement Administrative Review Board 101. Jane W. Wanyika Factors Influencing the Effective Implementation of E-Procurement in the Kenya Government Ministries 102. Winnie Hinga Factors Affecting the Effectiveness of E-Procurement Amongst Small and Medium Enterprises in the Nairobi’s Central Business District 103. Edward C. Asitiba Factors Affecting the Development of E-Procurement in the United Nations Development Programme 104. Robert Mwangi Nduuru Effects of Importation Challenges on Supply Chain Effectiveness of Small Business in Gikomba Market of Nairobi, Kenya 105. Elisha Ogalo Effects of Procurement Inefficiencies on the Service Delivery Lead Firms. A Case Study of 106. Vincent Ooko Ochieng Role of Supplier Development on Procurement Effectiveness. A Case of National Cereal and Produce Board 107. Patrick Joseph Ndira Factors Affecting the Effective Execution of Supply Chain Management in Road Construction Companies in Kenya 108. Salome Mukai M. Factors Affecting the Quality of Outsourcing Services in the Public Sector 109. Festus M. Kasonzo Assessment of Factors Affecting Supplier Performance 110. Rajab Amidah Namenge Effects on Information Technology on Supply Chain Agility in General Motors East Africa 111. Mathew K. Musau Challenges Facing Implementation of Public Procurement Disposal Act, 2005 112. Steve O. Ongoma Factors Affecting Implementation of Public Procurement Disposal Act 113. Allan M. Muturi Effects of Centralisation of Procurement Functions on Performance: A Case of Kenya Airports Authority 114. Kenfrey Mwiti Muriungi Factors Affecting Performance of Small Scale Suppliers 115. James Kamau Kariuki Factors Influencing the Efficiency of Logistics Management in Kenya Police 116. Paul Kogi Njenga Factors Influencing Payment of Suppliers in Public Secondary Schools. A Survey of Schools in Dagoretti District, Nairobi, Kenya 117. Sharon Sarah Ngare Strategies Adopted by Public Hospitals in the Disposal Management of Redundant Assets. A Case Study of Kenyatta National Hospital 118. Joan Kigen Suboptimal Performance of Enterprise Resource Planning in NGOs in Kenya: A Case Study of AMREF Kenya 119. Jonah Kangogo Supply Chain Distribution in Floriculture Industry in Kenya: A Case Study of Equator Flower Ltd 120. Jacquiline Kimani Factors Affecting the Implementation of Enterprise Resource Planning in State Corporations. A Case Study of Nairobi City Water 121. Everlyn M. Ntayia Factors Promoting the Adoption of Centralised Procurement Regime in Kenya National Library Services 122. Patrick Mutwiri Murungi Role of Procurement Planning in Effectiveness in Supply Chain Management. Case of Co-operative Bank 123. Jane K. Kipkemei Kiyai Factors Affecting Procurement Cycle of Consultancy Services in the Government Ministries in Kenya 124. Mageto Mirieri Internal Factors Affecting Efficiency of Procurement of Kenya Prisons Service 125. Dickson Lugonzo Effects of Strategic Sourcing in Enhancing Procurement Process 126. Louis M. Rotich Influence of Procurement Planning on Procurement Performance in Kenya Public F. S. 127. Loice Wamboi Mburu Analysis of the Relationship Between Supply Chain Risks and Procurement Performance in State Corporation in Kenya 6
  • 7. 128. Ednah Nyangena The Role of Human Resources Managers in the Integration of Mulit-Generational Workforce in the Public Sector in Kenya 129. Lilian Nyaboke Ondieki Green Procurement Awareness in Kenya State Corporations 130. John Ondieki Nyamasege An Assessment of Factors Affecting Effective Supply Chain Management in the Public Sector. A Case Study of Ministry of Finance 131. Joshua Kiptoo Kimutai Factors Affecting Inventory Management in Kenya’s Public Sector. A Study of KISE-Nairobi 132. Ateka Okello Obed Factors Influencing Selection of Suppliers of Raw Materials in Manufacturing Industry in Kenya. A Case of EABL 133. Daniel N. Muriuki An Evaluation of Factors That Influence the Efficiency of Procurement System in Government Ministries 134. Gilbert K. Mwangi Factors Influencing Lead Time in Procurement of Goods and Services in Retail Enterprises. A Case of Uchumi Supermarket 135. Leonard Onderi Factors Affecting Petroleum Industry in Kenya. A Study of Kipevu Oil Storage Facility Mombasa 136. Sophy Kibai Factors That Influence Outsourcing of Logistics Services Within Supply Chain 137. Fridah Karimi MwingI Factors Impending Global Sourcing Efficiency MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION S/NO NAME PROJECT TITLE 1. Eunice Asande Factors Affecting Electronic Commerce Adoption by Micro and Small Enterprises in Kenya: A Case Study of Nakuru Town 2. Margaret Waithera Kimani Factors Affecting the Performance of Micro Finance Institutions in Kenya. A Case Study of Imani Marianist Project 3. Vike Lucy Role of Organisational Reward Systems in Promoting Employee Motivation in Kenyan Public Service: A Case Study of the Ministry of Lands 4. Gabriel Kamau Maina Factors Affecting the Development of Sustainable Competitive Advantage for Local Banks in Kenya 5. Debrah Moraa Omwansa Effectiveness of Performance Contracting on Staff Motivation in Public Service: Case Study of Ministry of Youth Affairs 6. Caroline Wangui Wainaina Factors Affecting Customer Retention and Persistency in Life Policy. Case of Insurance Company of East Africa 7. Peris Wanjiru Karanja Factors Affecting Quality of Service in Local Authorities: Case of City Council of Nairobi 8. Job Cheruiyot Aiyabei Factors Affecting Recovery of Student Loans in Higher Education Loans Board 9. Gertrude Atieno Omondi A Survey of Factors Promoting the Practice of Stock Split in Stock Market in Kenya 10. Martin Gitonga Imathiu Causes of Non-Performing Loans in Kenyan Banking Industry: A Case Study of Kenya Commercial Bank 7
  • 8. 11. Ngetich Joseph Collins The Effects of Interest Rate Spread on the Level of Non-Performing Loans: A Study of Commercial Banks in Kenya 12. Mohamed Bishar Ali The Management of Change in the Rail Transport Sub Sector in Kenya: A Case Study of Kenya Railways Corporation 13. Abukar Ali Isaack The Application of Strategic Supply Chain Management of Petroleum Products Distribution in Kenya: A Case Study of Kenya Pipeline Company Limited 14. Kariuki Samuel Nduati Challenges Facing the Performance of the Capital Markets Authority Kenya in Regulating Capital Market Intermediaries 15. Leona Nyang’ate Omariba The Role of Internal Management Factors in the Performance of Small and Medium Enterprises in Kenya 16. Mary Nthenya Mwanzia Role of Psychological Contract of Employees’ Performance: A Case Study of Safaricom Limited 17. Veronica Wangechi Muthara Factors That Affect Labour Turnover in the Banking Sector: Case Study of National Bank of Kenya Limited 18. Jacquiline Chepchirchir Kurgat Factors that are Considered in Rebranding of Organizations. A Case Study of National Bank of Kenya Limited 19. Rael Jebet Mutai Establishing Factors Influencing Team Cohesiveness: The Case Study of the Ministry of Medical Services Headquarters Nairobi 20. Catherine Mwihaki Waweru Factors Affecting Strategic Planning in Small and Medium Enterprises in Kenya: A Case of Thika Town 21. Jacqueline Mutimba Otwori Factors Influencing the Implementation of Rapid Results Initiatives in Organizations: A Study of Government Ministries in Kenya 22. Martha Boke Sabai The Role of Human Resource Planning on Organization Performance: A Case Study of Higher Education Loans Board 23. Rukia Atikiya Factors Contributing to Successful Organizational Transformation at Kenya Wildlife Service 24. Patrick Cheruiyot Mutai The Impact of Employee Commitment on Organizational Productivity: A Case Study of Bhachu Industry Limited 25. Anne Wanjiku Karanja An Investigation of the Effects of Organizational Change on Employee Performance (A Case Study of the Postal Corporation of Kenya-Nairobi) 26. Jane Kinya Marete Influence of Balanced Scorecard on Organizational Performance in Institutions of Higher Learning. A Case Study of University of Nairobi and Centre for Mathematics, Science and Technology Education in Africa 27. Grace Njeri Mbabu Investigation on Organizational Politics Impact on Employee Performance in the Public Service. Case Study of the Ministry of Education Employee 28. Mary Wasike Effects of Perceived Organisational Support on Organisational Commitment (A Comparative Study of Kenya Wildlife Service and National Environment Management Authority 29. Viola Tanui Factors Affecting Career Development of Staff in the Banking Sector (A Case Study of National Bank of Kenya Headquarters) 30. Lucia Jebet Kasaon Investigating the Influence of Occupational Stress on Organizational Performance on Information and Communication Technology Small and Medium Enterprises in Nairobi 8
  • 9. 31. Samuel Otieno Omollo An Analysis of Factors Affecting Implementation of Strategic Plans in Kenyan Universities: A Case of Kenyatta University 32. Michael Muasya Mutua The Effect of Rights Issue on Firm's Financial Performance. A Survey of Listed Companies in the Nairobi Stock Exchange 33. George Wakaba An Examination of Factors Affecting Performance Levels: A Case Study of Athi Water Services Board 34. Charles Nzavi Makau Investigation into the Effect of Internet Banking on the Financial Performance of Banks: Case of Commercial Banks in Nairobi-Central Business District 35. Lacton Gatinku A Comparative Study of Organization Performance of Kenyan Universities With and Without Balanced Scorecard Practice 36. Peter M. Mokobo An Investigation into the Effect of Budgeting Process on Performance of City Council of Nairobi 37. Naomi Lanoi Leleto Strategic Role of Business Development Centers in the Growth of Women Owned Micro and Small Enterprises: A Case Study of Narok District 38. James Wanene Mwangi Factors Affecting Microfinance Institutions Performance in Deposit Taking Business: A Case Study of Faulu Kenya 39. Washiko Sally Lindah Factors Influencing Credit Risk Management in Commercial Banks in Kenya. A Case of Commercial Banks in Central Business District, Nairobi 40. Jeremiah Opondo Munayi Factors Affecting Efficient Financial Management in Government Ministries: A Case Study of the Ministry of Environment and Mineral Resources 41. Dorcas Tum The Effects of Kaizen Practice on Organization Performance: A Survey of Practicing Firms Registered with Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) 42. Agnes M. Kikuvi Factors Affecting the Implementation of Performance Contracting in Public Universities in Kenya 43. George Keoro Onkundi Effects of Mergers and Acquisitions on Financial Performance of Banks in Kenya 44. Lillian Ngala Factors Influencing Employee Empowerment in Organisations 45. Robert Waliaula The Effects of Organizational Citizenship Behaviour on Organizational Performance: A Case Study of SIL International Africa Area Administrative Unit 46. Juliet Wanjiku Murimi Competitive Positioning Strategy in Kenyan Public Service Performance Management: A Case Study of State Law Office 47. Francis K. Mutegi The Effect of Increase in Motor Remission Rate on Marketing Insurance Services 48. Justus Mutinda Mutia Factors Influencing Preferences in Choice of a University Among Students in Private Universities in Kenya 49. Steven Kamande Effect of Competition of SACCO Business 50. Sospeter Odawo Ongoso Factors Affecting Allocation of Workspace to Micro and Small Enterprises in Kenya: A Survey of Restaurants in Nairobi Central Business District 9
  • 10. 51. Stephen Isaac Khadondi Factors Affecting Implementation of Constituency Development Fund Projects: A Case Study of Educational Projects in Funyula Constituency 52. Susan Muthoka Effects of Innovation Strategies on Performance of Telecommunication Companies in Kenya: A Case of Safaricom Limited 53. Abdiladif Adow Sambul The Effect of Islamic Banking Products on Financial Performance 54. Agnes Mumbua Kikuvi Factors Affecting the Implementation of Performance Contracting in Public Universities in Kenya 55. Chelangat Caroline Effects of Globalization on Company Financial Performance: Case Study of Kenya Companies That Have Entered East Africa Community Market 56. Nathan Kyalo Kitongu The Effect of Credit Risk on Small and Medium Enterprises Financial Performance: A Study of Eastleigh Area, Nairobi 57. Nancy Okumbe Relationship Between Patent Management and Organisational Performance in Public Sector in Kenya 58. Bonuke Charles Nyangeri An Analysis of the Role of Youth Polytechnics in Self Employment Creation: A Survey of Gusii County 59. Evah Wairima Muita Factors That Influence Adoption and Use of E-Filing System of Kenya Revenue Authority Among the Large Taxpayers 60. James Mwangi The Myth and Reality of Adopting Alternative Bill Pay Points for Services-Case Study of Kenya Power and Lighting Company Domestic Consumers 61. Muthoni Wilson Chege A Survey of the Challenges for the Introduction of Real Estate Investment Trusts in Kenya 62. Kuria Allan Muchemi Seasonal Effects on the Stock Markets Trends Anomalies: Case Study of Nairobi Stock Exchange 63. Maureen Wangui Kamande The Effects of Organisational Ethics Toward Job Satisfaction in Investment Firms in Kenya. A Study of the CFC Financial Services, Nairobi 64. Mulonzia Moses Muli Empirical Analysis of the Turnaround Strategies on Public Organizations in Kenya. A Case of Kenya Wildlife Services 65. Dickson Mark Odhiambo Anyango Assessment of the Relationship Between ISO 9001 Certification and Performance of Manufacturing Firms in Nairobi 66. Dolly Muriungi Critical Success Factors in Infrastructure: Financing Through Bonds in Kenya 67. William Nyanjui Kimani The Influence of Internal Control Systems on Corporate Performance in Kenya: A Survey of Dairy Industry 68. John Ndolo Mung’eli Attributes of Customer Value Propositions That Affect Consumer Brand Selection: A Survey of Construction Companies in Nairobi 69. Aurelia C. Rono Effects of Dividend Policy on the Market Share Prices of Firms Listed in the Nairobi Stock Exchange 70. Eunice Anyango Jevuline Dobby Factors Affecting the Effectiveness of Logistics Management in Airline Operations: The Case of Small and Medium Sized Airlines in Kenya 10
  • 11. 71. Josephine Awuor Agot An Examination of the Relationship Between Monetary Policy Instruments and Bank Lending Rates in Kenya 72. Joel Shikanga Obaye Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Governance in Savings and Credit Co-operative Societies in Kenya: A Case Study of National Social Security Fund 73. Daniel Odhiambo Nduga Assessment of the Determinants of Corporate Capital Structure of Firms Listed at the Nairobi Stock Exchange 74. Muhoro George Baiya Effect of Commercial Paper Issues on Financial Performance of Companies Listed at the Nairobi Stock Exchange 75. Gitu Mercy Wangui Factors Hindering the Adoption of Information Communication Technology in the Management of Constituency Development Funds in Kenya 76. Godfrey Joseph Mwiyuli Factors Affecting Teamwork in Health Based Consortium. A Case Study of APHIA II Nairobi 77. Michael Buyala Investigate the Benefits of Mergers to Shareholders of Listed Firms on NSE 78. Dorothy Kituyi Factors Affecting International Distribution Channel Banking Export Companies in Kenya 79. Gabriel Kamau Kung’u Factors Influencing Small and Medium Enterprises’ Access to Funding in Kenya: A Case Study of Small Medium Enterprises in Westlands Town 80. Bernard Ang’awa Ogutu The Effect of Dividend Policy on Ordinary Share Value. A Study of Kenyan Companies Listed at Nairobi Stock Exchange 81. Samuel Miano Effects of Mergers and Acquisition in Commercial Banks’ Financial Performance in Kenya 82. Josephat Kung’u Muiruri An Assessment of Strategies to Reduce Unaccounted for Water: A Case of Nakuru Water and Sanitation Services Company 83. Juddy Kailemia Evaluating the Use of Procurement Strategies in Cost Reduction for Water Solutions Provider Companies 84. Patrick Nyaga An Assessment of Enterprise Resource Planning on Organisational Performance in State Corporations in Kenya: A Case Study of Coffee Development Fund 85. Thomas Munga Factors Influencing Strategic Outsourcing of the Recruitment Function in Private Security Firms: A Case Study of Factory Guards Limited 86. Fredrick Mwendwa Mbindyo Determinants of Earning Smoothing at the Nairobi Stock Exchange Companies 87. Anne Wambui Ndungu Investigation of Mergers on Financial Performance in the Insurance Companies in Kenya 88. Michael Mugaru Mbugua The Effects of Commodity Futures Market in Grain Production. A Case Study of Kenya Agricultural Commodity Exchange 89. Nduto Mulei Effects of Procedural Justice Perceptions on Employee Engagement: A Survey of Parastatals in Athi River Town 90. Tony Onyango Josiah Role of Ethics in Public Service Delivery: Case of Ministry of Immigration and Registration of Person 11
  • 12. 91. Lydia Kwamboka Mbura Effects of Logistics Outsourcing Strategies on Organizational Productivity: A Survey of Selected Manufacturing Companies in Nairobi 92. Alex Kimathi Assessing the Use of Generic Strategies in Realization of Corporate Goals of Companies Advertising ‘Below the Line’ in Nairobi: A Case Study of Top Image Group 93. Beth Kaguri Mwobobia Effects of Mobile Banking on Banks’ Performance in Kenya 94. Hilary Kipchirchir Kandie Effects of ISO 9001 Certification on Quality Management Practices: Survey of State Corporations in Kenya 95. Muiruri Beth Wangari Factors Affecting Provision of Service Quality in the Public Health Sector: A Case of Kenyatta National Hospital 96. Kaloki James Mutiso Influence of Competitive Strategies on Service Delivery in Private Hospitals in Nairobi County, Kenya 97. Juliet Wangechi Muchiri Role of Information Technology in Business Process Reengineering. A Case Study of Kenya Revenue Authority 98. Judy Chepkemoi Koech Seren Factors Affecting Pension Scheme Savings by Workers in the Informal Economy in Kenya 99. Francis N. Kioo An Investigation of Factors Contributing to Effective Operational Performance Management in Local Government Authorities 100. Miriam Wawira Mumira Factors Affecting Employee Productivity: Case of Kenya National Trading Corporation 101. Mwangi B. Mungai The Effects of Organisational Employees Productivity at the Ministry of State for Public Service 102. Ezbon Mwangi Factors Affecting the Effectiveness of Decentralisation of Teacher Management Functions at Teachers’ Service Commission in Kenya 103. Ellen Munga Factors Affecting Change Management in an Organisation. Case of Selected Public Organisation in Kenya 104. James Mwangi The Myth and Reality of Adopting Alternative Bill Pay Points for Services-Case Study of Kenya Power and Lighting Company Domestic Consumers 105. Paul Rifkind Andago Effects of Mergers and Acquisitions on Organisations Financial Performance: A Case Study of KCB Ltd 106. James Otunga Ocholla The Limitations to the Adoption of Technology Based Self Services. A Case Study of Safaricom Limited DIY Products and Services 107. Gitari Judy Wanjira Factors Affecting the Degree of Internationalisation of Commercial Banks in Kenya. Survey of Kenya Commercial Bank 108. Caroline Mputhia Factors Influencing Tax Compliance by Micro and Small Enterprises by Nairobi North Tax Region, Kenya 109. Magembe O. Moses The Role of Electronic Communication on Decentralised Strategic Decision Making Amongst Kenyan Parastatals. A Case of Kenya Revenue Authority 110. David G. Murage Challenges of Implementing the New SACCO Societies Act 2008 111. Benjamin Kai Kithumbi The Impact of Credit Risk Management Practices on the Performance of Loans in Commercial Banks in Kenya: A Case of National Bank of Kenya 112. Sylviah Audreen Makena To Evaluate the Effects of Bank Consolidation of Financial Performance in Kenya 113. Michael Buyala Investigate the Benefits of Mergers to Shareholders of Listed Firms on NSE 114. Dorothy Kituyi Factors Affecting International Distribution Channel Banking Export Companies in Kenya 12
  • 13. 115. Grace Mbabu Nyangi Factors Affecting Competitiveness in Financial Co-operatives. A Case Study of Shirika SACCO Society Limited 116. Bernard Ang’awa Ogutu The Effect of Dividend Policy on Ordinary Share Value. A Study of Kenyan Companies Listed at Nairobi Stock Exchange 117. Samuel Miano Effects of Mergers and Acquisition in Commercial Banks’ Financial Performance in Kenya 118. Joyce Njoki Mwangi Factors Influencing Competitive Advantage in the Outsourcing Service Industry – A Survey of Procurement Agents in Kenya 119. Geoffrey A. Mabea Effect of Geothermal Energy Cost on the Electricity Tariff in Kenya 120. Erick Ngunjiri Ndirangu The Contribution of Age and Banking of levels of Access and Provision of Financial Services to Boost Income Careers. A Study of KCB 121. Ruth Ngugi The Effect of Bank Assurance on the Financial Performance of the Financial Industry in Kenya. A Survey of Commercial Banks in Kenya 122. Peter Munyoki Mati Challenges Facing Monitoring and Evaluation of Strategy Implementation at Teacher Service Commission of Kenya 123. Hesbon Michael Kisero An Investigation Into Factors Affecting Innovation Strategy Implementation of KMP 124. John Kamau Mwangi Analysis of Pitfalls that Curtail Service Provision – Telkom Kenya 125. David Ngure Kariuki Challenges Facing Strategic Implementation in Private Sector Industries. A Case Study of Davis and Shirtliff Limited 126. Eric P. O. Opiyo Challenges Affecting the Prosecution of Insider Trading Offences in Kenya 127. Susan Awuor Factors Affecting the Level of Job Engagement in Media Industry. A Survey of Major Players in Media Industry 128. Maxwell Okeyo Factors Affecting the Growth of Disruptive Technologies in Kenya: A Survey of Media Houses 129. Lydia Karingithi Factors Affecting Growth of Collective Investment Schemes in Kenya 130. Lorraine Koros Leadership Styles in Implementation of Strategic Plans in Public Learning Institutions 131. Ken Mutuma Gitije Factors Affecting the Growth of Small and Medium Enterprises in Kenya 132. Jackline King’ola Factors Influencing Choice of Master of Business Administration Course Units by Students of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology 133. Waweru Paul Njenga Effects of the Capital Investment Appraisal Technique Used by the Firm on the Success of the Projects in Kenya. A Case of Kenya Commercial Bank 134. Jane Wamae Factors Influencing Decision Making in Stock Market Investments: An Assessment of Investors’ Rationality in Kenya 135. Evelyne Wanjiru Munge Factors Affecting Insurance Penetration in Kenya 136. Godfrey N. Karanja The Relationship of Infant and Child Mortality to Supply Chain of Pharmaceuticals. A Case Study of Kiambu County 137. Peter Githaiga Kanyi Factors Affecting Competition in the Petroleum Sector in Kenya 138. Evaline Apota Otindo Effect of International Financial Reporting Standards Compliance on Financial Performance of Small and Medium Enterprises in Kenya 139. Esther Thigu An Empirical Analysis of the Factors Affecting the Implementation of ERPs in Manufacturing Firms in Kenya (BOC) 140. Karanja Samuel Customer Relationship Management and the Organisation Performance in Kenya Airways 141. Ndirangu Margaret Evaluating Relationship Between Risk and Return of Companies Listed at the Nairobi Stock Exchange 13
  • 14. 142. Mwangi Benson The Effects of Workplace Ergonomics on Employee Job Perception: A Case of Ministry of State for Public Service 143. Geoffrey Mabea The Effect of Geothermal Energy Cost on the Electricity Tarrif in Kenya 144. Festus Korir Kipngetich Factors Affecting Adoption of Internet Banking in Kenya 145. James Mutua Effect of Corporate Bond Issue on Financial Performance of Companies Listed at Nairobi Stock Exchange 146. Adawa Haji Adan Factors Influencing Growth of Islamic Banking in Kenya 147. Jacinta Muteti Challenges Affecting Mortgage Financing by Commercial Banks in Kenya 148. Hamida N. Rajab Effects of Information Technology on Supply Chain Agility. A Case Study of General Motors East Africa 149. Geoffrey Nyangena An Economic Enquiry into Investment Opportunity and Risk in Stock Market. A Survey of Stock 150. Bosco Kuira Challenges Facing Implementation of Agency Banking in Kenya. Survey of Commercial Banks 151. Kimaru Thairu Factors Affecting Adoption of Turnover Tax in Kenya. A Survey of Small and Medium Enterprises in Gikomba Market 152. Lillian Akoth Otieno Influence of Leader Member Exchange Influence on Performance Appraisal Processes in Public Training Institutions in Nairobi (A Case of Karen Technical Training Institute for the Deaf) 153. Kenneth Njoroge Gitau Challenges Facing Implementation of Performance Contracting Scorecard Amongst Kenya Public Universities: A Case of University of Nairobi 154. Catherine Mwasho Factors Causing Resistance to Change at the Kenya National Audit Office 155. Caroline Yiapan Team Efficacy and its Influence on Organisational Performance at the Kenya National Audit Office 156. Lorraine Koros Leadership Styles in Implementation of Strategic Plans in Technical Training Institutions in Nairobi County of Kenya 157. Getrude Wahu Mbugua Factors Affecting Microfinance Institutions in Financing Small and Medium Enterprises. A Case Study of Kenya Women Finance Trust 158. David Karani Factors Affecting Financial Performance of Casino Business in Kenya 159. Festus Walumbe The Effect of Internet Banking on Performance of Commercial Banks in Kenya 160. Vincent Achola Opiyo Effect of Variation in Telephone Excise Duty on Corruption of Mobile Telephone Services by Subscribers of Safaricom Limited 161. Jerusa W. Githinji An Investigation into the Effects of Mobile Banking on the Performance of the Banking Sector in Kenya 162. Anthony Kimathi Henry Factors Affecting Implementation of Strategic Plans in Ministries in Kenya. A Case of Ministry of Education 163. Francis Muiruri Ng’ethe Challenges Facing the Adoption of Internet Advertising Strategies in Companies Operating in Kenya: A Study of Nation Media Group Limited 164. James Mwangi Factors That Determine the Outcome of Turnaround Strategies. A Case Study of New Kenya Co-operative Creameries 165. John Kamau Factor Influencing Implementation of Strategic Change in Telecommunication Industry. Case Study of Safaricom 166. Emmanuel Akendo Impact of M-Pesa on Growth of Micro and Small Business Enterprises in River Road, Nairobi, Kenya 167. Hellen W. Macharia Factors Affecting Management in Organisations: A Survey of the Petroleum Industry in Kenya 168. Jackson Njuguna Effects of Technology on Performance of Kenya Power and Lighting Company 169. Steve Lucky Ogwe Effects of Factors Influencing Service in the Telecommunication Industry 170. Timothy Mutula Effects of Dividend Policy on Shareholders Value: A Case of Listed Companies in Nairobi Stock Exchange 14
  • 15. MASTER OF SCIENCE IN HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT S/NO NAME PROJECT TITLE 1. Martin Wambiri Njuguna Factors Affecting Employee Turnover in Kenya Civil Service (A Case Study of Probation Department in the Ministry of Home Affairs) 2. Irene Wambui Kibati Supervisory Practices of Public Secondary Schools Principals in Central Province of Kenya. A Case Study of Kiambu District 3. Joseph Tanui Factors Affecting Training Programs in Savings and Credit Cooperative Societies in Kenya: Case Study of Telepost 4. Josphat Witaba Kwasira Teamwork and Organisational Performance: A Case Study of Railway Training Institute, Nairobi 5. Johnson Onyiego Nyambu Effects of Selected Human Resource Practices on Employee Performance: A Case Study of Interpol Nairobi 6. Magdalene Koki Muthoka Factors Affecting Training and Development Programs in Health Care Institution in Kenya: Case Study of the Mater Hospital, Nairobi 7. Kigondu Mathias Kimari Effects of Reward Management of Teachers’ Performance: A Survey of Public Secondary Schools in Kiambu East District 8. Joshua Enane Amwayi Factors Affecting Performance of Trade Unions in Kenya: A Case Study of Communication Workers Union 9. Loise Kanyua Gatige Effects of Performance Appraisal on Employee Morale in the Kenyan Banking Industry 10. Joyce Chehezo Kituyi Factors Affecting Organisational Learning in the Public Sector Financial Institutions. A Case Study of IDB Capital Limited 11. Gladys N. Lusweti Employee Retention Management Practices in the Telecommunication Industry. Case Study of Telkom Kenya Limited 12. Isaac Muraguri Gathambiri Effect of Motivation of Employee Retention: Case Study of Thika Shepherd Security Company in Kenya 13. Gladys Namwambisa Wangia Challenges Facing Administration of Performance Appraisal at Kenya Pipeline Company Limited 14. Dennis Musyoki Mukuu Effects of Workplace Stress on Employee Performance: A Survey of Government Owned Banks in Kenya 15. Daniel Wainaina Kangethe Effects of the Extension of the Retirement Age on Organisation Performance: A Case Study of Permanent Employees at Standard Chartered Bank 16. Githinji Agnes A. W. Reward Management as a Performance Management Tool: An Evaluation of University of Nairobi 17. Ronald Suleiman Maywori Factors Affecting Employees Job Satisfaction in the Public Sector: A Case of National Coordinating Agency for Population and Development 18. Clive Maliesto Mukanzi Factors Affecting Performance Appraisal in the Telecommunication Industry: A Case Study of Telkom Kenya 15
  • 16. 19. Christine Ngari Factors Favouring Increased Use of Short-Term Contracting in the Banking Sector in Kenya 20. Janet Lunyolo Watila Effects of Restructuring on Human Resources Management Functions in State Corporations in Kenya. A Case Study of Higher Education Loans Board 21. Damaris Gesare Monari Factors Affecting Utilisation of Performance Appraisal Practices in the Telecommunication Sector: A Survey of Telecommunication Firms in Kenya 22. Hellen Wothaya Sang Factors Affecting Work Life Balance Programs in State Corporations Based in the Nairobi Region 23. Kinyili Jacinta Munyiva Factors Affecting Performance of Employees in the Health Sector in Kenya: A Case Study of the Ministry of Health Staff at the Machakos Provincial Hospital 24. h Hellen Mutuku Effects of a Reward Policy on Employee Service Delivery: A Case of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Headquarters 25. Nicholas Ohuru Otado Factors Contributing to Labour Turnover in the Banking Industry in Kenya 26. Samuel Ngundo Maina Effects of Internet Use on Employee Productivity: A Survey of Micro Enterprises in Thika Municipality 27. Alice Mumbi Thome Factors Affecting Motivation of Employees in the Ministry of Agriculture 28. Alice M. Waithaka Effects of Free Primary Education on Teachers’ Performance: A Survey of Primary Schools in Nairobi Westlands Area 29. Koskei Reuben Influence of Employee Relations Processes on Organisational Performance: A Case Study of Kenya 30. Lucy Kamar Chepkurui Role of Psychometric Testing in Enhancing Organizational Performance: A Survey of the Banking Sector in Kenya 31. Amani Yuda Komora Factors Affecting Human Resources Planning Processes in Public Sector Organizations in Kenya: Case Study of the Kenya Revenue Authority 32. Ahmed Guyo Galgalo Investigation of the Diversity Management Practices in the Civil Service in Kenya 33. Esther Wamoto The Effect of Career Development on Employee Performance in the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Centres. Case Study of World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) 34. Zinzi Khalwale Effects of Succession Planning on Staff Retention in the Energy Sector in Kenya: A Case Study of Kenya Power and Lighting Company 35. Caroline Wanja Gateru Factors Affecting the Adoption of Knowledge Management in State Parastatals in Kenya. A Survey of Parastatals in the Ministry of Agriculture 36. Felistus Veronica Kitonga Factors Influencing Internal Promotion in State Corporation in Kenya: A Case Study of National Hospital Insurance Fund, Head Office 37. Alice Kambura Mwirabua Factors Affecting Performance of State Corporations in Kenya: A Case of Postal Corporation of Kenya 38. Esther Mwatha Factors Affecting Staff Turnover in Small Firms in Kenya 16
  • 17. 39. Joyce Ndumba Daniel Factors Affecting Performance Appraisal Systems in Kenyan Public Universities 40. Marion Wangui Karuiru An Investigation of the Role of Computerized Human Resource Information Systems on Organizational Performance: A Survey of State Parastatals in Kenya 41. Alice Njeri Weru Factors Affecting Development of ICT Skills in Kenya Revenue Authority 42. Caroline Wagithi Wanjohi The Role of Pension Schemes on Motivation of Employees. A Case Study of Tuskys Supermarkets 43. Okumbe Nancy Akinyi The Effects of Human Resource Management Practices on Organizational Performance in Public Sector in Kenya: A Case Study of Kenya Meat Commission 44. Eunice Geke Ogechi Factors Affecting Implementation of Performance Contracts in Public Universities: A Case Study of University of Nairobi 45. Sammy Ngao Matta The Role of Human Resource Management Practices in Adoption of Competitive Strategies by Mobile Phone Service Providers in Kenya 46. Alice Njoki Kahuthu The Role of Human Resource Management in Organizational Business Processes Re-engineering in Local Authority: Case Study of City Council of Nairobi 47. Silas Imende Oketch Factors Affecting Performance of Professional Bank Workers in Kenya: Case of Co-operative Bank of Kenya 48. Patrick Mwendwa Kyangie Factors Affecting Job Evaluation in State Corporations in Kenya: A Case Study of Kenya Institute of Education 49. William Kavuvi Maitha Factors Constraining the Effective Use of Job Descriptions in State Corporations in Kenya: Case of Kenya Medical Training College 50. Samuel Chege Kinuthia Effects of Teachers Training on the Performance of Special Schools in Kenya. A Survey of Special Schools in Thika Municipality 51. Peris Nyambura Kimani Factors Affecting Collective Bargaining in Export Processing Zones in Kenya: The Case of Athi River Export Processing Zone 52. Zaituni Issa Kioko Challenges Facing Implementation of Human Resource Information Systems in Kenya: A Case Study of the Kenya National Examinations Council 53. Akanga Stallon Solomon Relationship Between Performance Management and Delivery of Results: A Case Study of Hass Petroleum (K) Limited 54. Nelson Ochieng Oware Factors That Affect the Implementation of Occupational Health and Safety Policy in Kenya: A Case Study of Directorate of Occupational Health and Safety, Kenya 55. Justus Kariuki Mate The Effect of Employee Recruitment Strategy on the Performance of Political Parties in Kenya 56. Bernice G. Mwangi Factors Contributing to the Employee Turnover in Pharmaceutical Companies in Kenya: A Case Study of Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited 57. Susan N. Nkoiboni Factors Affecting the Implementation of Human Resources Information Systems in State Corporations (A Case Study of Communications Commission of Kenya) 58. Laban Nyakundi Cheneri A Comparative Study of Corporate Social Responsibility Practices in Kenya. A Case Study of Equity Bank and 17
  • 18. Safaricom Limited 59. Jillo Alexi Kasse Factors Affecting Motivation of Employees in Non Governmental Organizations: A Case Study of Kenya Society for the Blind 60. Andrew Ogero Ondari Retention Strategies for Health Care Practitioners in the Public Health Sector in Kenya 61. Jackson Wambua Muthini Investigation on Trade Union Recognition in the Public Teaching Sector in Kenya 62. Agala Everlyne Muhonja The Strategic Nature of Human Resource Management. A Case Study of Public Service Commission of Kenya 63. Esther Wangui Mwatha Factors Influencing Staff Turnover in Small Firms in Kenya: A Survey of Healthy Foods Processing Small and Medium Enterprises in Eastlands Area in Nairobi County 64. Ng’eno Betty Chebet Factors Contributing to Resistance to Change in State Corporation in Kenya. A Case Study of Telkom Kenya Limited 65. Rael Jeruto Mandago Factors Affecting the Effectiveness of Employee Benefit Administration in Telecommunication Industries in Kenya: A Case of Safaricom Limited 66. Douglas Gichuhi Nderi Employment Contract as a Determinant of Employee Commitment. Case of Kenya Power and Lighting Company 67. Stellah Naikara Contemporary Factors Characterizing Career Development Program in the Rail Transport Sub Sector in Kenya 68. Dorcas Namwendwa Factors Affecting Learning Organisation Practices in Commercial Banks in Kenya: A Case Study of Trans National Bank Limited 69. Mwiti Mary Kanana Factors Contributing to Employee Turnover in Microfinance Institutions in Kenya: Case Study of Magereza SACCO 70. Nelly Jepkosgei Kiptoo Investigating Workplace Environment in Tele-Communication Industry Call Centers in Kenya: Case Study of Safaricom Limited 71. Obadiah Nyaga Mathagu Factors Affecting Disciplinary Administration in the Courier Industry in Kenya 72. Wekesa Effie Eve Nanjala Investigation of Change Management Strategies Adopted by the Supermarket Chain in Kenya (Case Study of Uchumi Supermarket Limited) 73. Manthi Jackson Muli Relationship Between Employee Selection and Job Performance: A Case Study of Africa Inland Church in Nairobi 74. Mwangi Stephen Thenya Totality of Employee Reward System in Local Authorities in Kenya: A Case Study of the City Council of Nairobi 75. Eglyne Chepchirchir Effectiveness of Health and Safety Programmes in the Manufacturing Sector in Kenya: A Case Study of Plastic Industries 76. Moses Siruri Marwa Use of Concessionary Interest Rates as a Benefit Towards Improving Staff Motivation in the Kenyan Banking Industry. A Case Study of the Kenya Commercial Bank 77. Winnie Kwamanga An Assessment of Factors Influencing Effective Implementation of Human Resource Information Systems in State Corporations in Kenya. A Case Study of Kenya Revenue Authority 78. Agnes Mwanzawa Factors Affecting Adoption of Human Resource Information System in State Corporations in Kenya 18
  • 19. 79. Christine Muindi Determinants of Worklife Balance in the Public Sector. A Case Study of Ngong District Hospital 80. Mary N. Ngurimu Factors Affecting Job Satisfaction in the Public Service. A Case of G. P. 81. Mokuah Johnes Nyariki Factors Contributing to Occupational Stress Among Academic Staff in Public Universities in Kenya 82. Ednah Nyangena Role of HRM in Integrating Multi-generational Workforce in Public Sector in Kenya 83. Moses Karagirwa Factors Affecting Job Satisfaction for Civilian Staff in the Ministry of State for Defence 84. Emmanuel Mango Khaemba Factors Affecting KM Implementation in NGO: Case Study of AMREF-Kenya 85. Mary M. Musau Role of International Standards of Organisations (ISO) on Organisation Performance in the Water Sector. A Case Study of Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company 86. HD312-0860/2009 Assessment of the Effect of the HR Planning or Organisation Performance in the Energy Sector in Kenya: Case Study of Energy Regulatory Commission MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP S/NO NAME PROJECT TITLE 1. Samwel Macharia Chege Role of Leadership in the Growth of Youth Enterprises in Kenya. A Case Study of Nyeri Municipality 2. Lillian Susan Marenya The Role of Strategic Management on the Growth of Small and Medium Information and Communication Technology Enterprises in Nairobi 3. Angeline Wambui Wambugu Effects of Labour Turnover on Small and Medium Enterprises Performance. Case Study of Tour Operators in Kenya 4. Fanice Junge Nafula Assessment of Competitive Strategies in Improving Enrolment Capacity in Commercial Colleges in Kenya 5. Margaret Wairimu Ndungu Factors Affecting Appropriate Technology Adoption Among Agro-Processing Micro and Small Enterprises: Case Study of Makadara District 6. Nicholas Gakiha Factors That Influence the Growth of Subcontracting to Micro and Small Enterprises: A Case of the Manufacturing Sector 7. Amata Mwalo Mathias Relationship Between Entrepreneurial Strategies and Growth of Tour Operation Ventures in Nairobi 8. Mwangi John Nderitu Factors Affecting Innovation in Nairobi Bottlers Urban Distributors 9. Beatyline Gacheri Kimathi Constraints Facing Nairobi HIV/AIDS Challenged Women Entrepreneurs in Accessing Financing: Case Study of Human Slum Entrepreneurs 10. Stella Agola Sigana Export Marketing Factors That Affect the Exploitation of the African Growth and Opportunity Act Benefits: Case Study of Small and Medium Textile Manufacturing Enterprises in Thika District-Kenya 19
  • 20. 11. Patrick Maina Munyua Factors Influencing Growth of Small and Micro Enterprises: A Case of Dairy Sector in Githunguri 12. Morris Ondiek Challenges Facing the Use of Mobile Phone Banking by Micro and Small Enterprises in Nyando District 13. Joyce Mumbi Kibuchi Factors Affecting the Growth of Micro and Small Beef Enterprises in Kenya. A Survey of Dagoretti District 14. Stephen Njuguna Wamuyu Factors Affecting the Effective Relocation of Street Traders from Nairobi Central Business District 15. Meshack Okoth Makongoso The Role of Policy on Growth of Small and Medium Enterprises in Kenya 16. Agnes Wangu Warui Factors Affecting Market Accessibility of Banana Entrepreneurs in Nyeri District Central Kenya 17. Mogaka Lissel Iteba The Impact of Training and Development on the Performance of Small and Medium Enterprises. A Case Study of Masaba District 18. Joel Peka Factors Affecting the Growth (Up-Scaling) of Micro and Small Enterprises in Agro-Processing: Case Study of Chewable Sugarcane Juice Agro-Processing in Westlands District – Nairobi 19. Muli Muthiani Factors Influencing the Influx of Counterfeit Medicines in Kenya: A Survey of Pharmaceutical Importing Small and Medium Enterprises Within Nairobi 20. Rebecca Nyaguthii Macharia Factors Affecting Adoption of Electronic Commerce Among Small and Medium Enterprises in Kenya: A Survey of Tour and Travel Firms in Kenya 21. Anthony Kigen Sang Determinants of Technology Transfer in the Growth of Agro Based Small and Medium Enterprises in Nairobi 22. Simon Mwangi Muchigiri Factors Influencing Non-Compliance of Government Policies by Agricultural Micro and Small Enterprises:. A Case of Legal Notice No. 44 on Ware Potato Packaging Standards in Kieni East Division 23. Elizabeth Njeri Njau Factors Influencing Growth of Agro-Business SMEs in Kenya: A Case of Horticultural SMEs in Kiambu West District 24. David Tera Yongo Factors Hindering Growth of Micro and Small Enterprises in Kenya: A Case of Butcheries in Kasarani 25. Eunice Ayodo M. A. Empirical Analysis of Factors Influencing Growth of Technology Based Business Incubators in Kenya: (The Case of Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute-KIRDI) 26. Martin Kibe Ng’ang’a Factors Influencing the Growth of SMEs in Kenya: A Case Study of SMEs in Gikomba Market 27. Muteti Kisoi Chuma Caiaphas Factors Affecting Uptake of Letters of Credit by SMEs in Kenya: A Case of Moi Avenue, Nairobi CBD 28. Lawrence Murithi Njeru Effects of Reward System on the Performance of Small Scale Enterprises in Kenya: A Case Study of Insurance Brokerage Firms 29. Lucy Joy K. Muthuri Influence of Mobile Transactions on the Performance of Micro and Small Enterprises in Rural Kenya: A Case of Abogeta East Division 30. Allan Mugambi Michael Factors Affecting the Performance of Faith Based Small and Medium Enterprises in Kenya: A Survey of Meru County 20
  • 21. 31. Isalambo S. Bernard The Role of Family Influence in the Growth of SMEs in Kenya 32. Martin Gitau Kagocha Role of Technology in Growth of Micro and Small Enterprises. A Case of Muthurwa 33. Joseph M. Gichobi Factors Influencing Innovation Leading to Growth in Enterprises 34. Dennis N. Walobwa Identification of Types of Innovation that Contribute Most to the Growth of SMEs 35. Cosmas N. Munyeke Factors Influencing Innovation in Micro and Small Agro-Enterprises in Kenya. A Case of Machakos Municipality 36. Kimani Ndegwa Factors Affecting Growth of Small and Medium Water Bottling Enterprise in Nairobi, Kenya 37. Irene Mwangi The Role of SACCOs in Growth of Youth Entrepreneurship in Kenya: A Case of Hope and Vision SACCO 38. John Waihenya Factors Affecting Entrepreneurial Orientation of Rural SACCOs in Kenya 39. Elikanah Kiarie Ng’ang’a Determinant of Successful Social Performance Management in Agriculture Financing. The Case of Nairobi MFIs 40. Gachugu Dorothy W. Factors Determining Successful Value Addition in Agribusiness in Kenya. Case Study of Maragwa 41. Felistus Kimaku Determinants of Effective Corporate Entrepreneurship in the Banking Industry. A Case of Kenya Commercial Bank 42. Peter Mutua Second-Hand Tyre Dealers: Analysis of Historical and Contemporary Entrepreneurship 43. Hosea Mengich Challenges Facing Use of Equity Financing in Kenya: Case Study of Embakasi Division EXECUTIVE MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION S/NO NAME PROJECT TITLE 1. Maurice Nalyanya Wanyonyi Managing the Expansion of Informal Settlements in Kenya. A Case Study of Kibera Slums 2. Siakilo Kulundu Factors Affecting Employer Performance in the Ministry of Local Government 3. Kanyara Mercy Nyambura Application of the Practices on Organisational Competitiveness. A Case of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology 4. Njuguna Humphrey Kimani Challenges Facing Marketing of Professional Services: A Case of Real Estate Firms in Kenya 5. Silas Njeru Ngari Factors Affecting Competition of Constitution Projects in Kenya 21
  • 22. 6. Matongo Chikuba Shilimi Factors that Influence Effectiveness of Balanced Scorecard as a Performance Measure in Several Service Organisations. A Case of Ernest and Young 7. Everlyn Makau Akinyi Challenges Facing Management in Handling Workplace Diversity 8. Elijah Moire Factors Affecting Management of CDF in Kenya. A Case Study of Lari Constituency 9. David Njenga Factors That Determine Service Delivery by Local Authorities in Kenya: A Case Study of Municipal Council of Thika 10. Kitheka Simeon Kioko Factors Influencing the Growth of Small Business Enterprises in Kenya: A Case Study of Machakos Municipality 11. William M. Kalus Challenges in the Bidding Process: A Case Study of City Council of Nairobi 12. Lucy Njoki Factors Affecting Employees Performance in the Insurance Industry: A Case Study of Kenya Alliance Insurance Company 13. Gathumbi Anne Wanjiku Factors Affecting Management of the Constituency Development Fund (A Case Study Githunguri Constituency) 14. Jonathan Namulala Nyongesa Factors Affecting Employee Motivation. A Case Study of Accounts Staff Ministry of Roads 15. Njenga Benjamin Kahura Factors Hindering the City Council of Nairobi from Providing Efficient Solid Waste Management Services in Nairobi: A Case Study of Central Business District 16. Eunice Njoki Macharia Factors Contributing to Building Collapse in Kenya (A Case Study of Building Construction in Nairobi) 17. Ignatius Kaburu M’arithi Determination of Factors Contributing to the Persistent Shortages of Medical Supplies in the Kenyan Public Hospitals 18. Roselyne Jituti Factors Contributing to the Ineffectiveness of Credit Management in Saccos. A Case Study of Kencom Sacco Ltd 19. Cynthia Jelagatt Factors Affecting Performance of Women Graders in Horticultural Firms in Kenya. A Case of Nairobi Horticultural Centre Packhouse 20. Ntuara Mathew Gitonga Evaluation of the Youth Development Fund Project in Makadara District in Nairobi 21. Nicholaus Muchangi Factors Contributing to High Labour Turnover: A Case Study of Focus Financial Services Company Limited 22. Hiram Nyingi Assessment of Challenges Facing Star-Rated Hotels in Provision of Quality Customer Service. A Case Study of the Stanley, Panafric Hotels 23. Jonah Kiptoo Kangogo Factors Leading to Low Morale Among Floriculture Unionisable Workers: A Case of Equator Flowers 24. David Mathu Kimingi An Investigation into the Factors that Affect the Willingness to Pay for Water Services in Kenya. A Case Study of Juja Township 25. Robert Ochieng Akungo Factors Influencing Sales Performance of the Business in Kenya. Case Study of Sameer Africa Limited 22
  • 23. 26. Sammy Muriithi Challenges Hindering Participation of Small Scale Eucalyptus ssp. Farmers in Kiambu District in the Power Transmission Pole Market 27. Loice Okwoma Abukasa O. Implementation Process of Diversity. Case of Ministry of State for Public Service 28. James L. Oloo Factors Influencing Productivity of Newspaper Industry. A Case of Nation Printing Plant 29. Martin J. N. Nyamweya Effects of des petits ruminants (DPR) Disease Outbreak on the Livelihoods of Pastoral Communities in Wajir District 30. Margaret Wanjiru Maina Factors Influencing Value Added Tax Collection Decline. A Case of Domestic Taxes Department 31. Loise Wairimu Nderi Effects of Debtors Management on Performance of Public Sector. A Case of Sports Stadia Management Board 32. Catherine Njeri Kibanya Muniu Factors Influencing Performance of Stock Market in Kenya 33. Eric Chenje Mwachiro Factors Affecting the Coconut Industry From Benefiting the Indigenous Communities of Kilifi District 34. Robert Ochieng Akungo Factors Influencing Sales Performance of Tyre Business in Kenya. Case Study of Sameer Africa Limited 35. Jonah Kiptoo Kangogo Factors Leading to Low Morale Among Floriculture Unionisable Workers: A Case of Equator Towers 36. David Mathu Kimingi An Investigation Into the Factors That Affect the Willingness to Pay for Water Services in Kenya. A Case Study of Juja Township 37. Francis Njenga Kamau Factors Contributing to Rise in Loan Default Rate Among Small and Medium Enterprises 38. Patrick Mukuria Administrative Factors Affecting Performance of Primary Schools in Gatanga District 39. Joyce Namuyemba Sande Challenges of Work-Life Balance. A Case Study of Middle-aged Women Working in Nairobi 40. Monica Mburugu Factors Affecting Performance Management in the Civil Service in Kenya. A Case Study of Ministry of Medical Services 41. Gertrude Mutua Fraud Control Mechanisms in Commercial Banks in Kenya: A Study of Kenya Commercial Bank Limited 42. Marion W. Mutugi Post Election Student Experiences: A Case Study of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology 43. Gladys Njeri Ndogoh Factors Influencing Provision of Homeownership to Government Employees in Nairobi: A Study of Ministry of Housing 44. Mary Wambui Ndung’u Factors Affecting Availability of Venture Capital in Kenya: A Case Study of Centum Investment Company Limited 45. Junius N. Thara Financial Regulatory Policies in Determinants of Sustainability in Microfinance Institutions in Kenya 23
  • 24. 46. Hiram Nyingi Assessment of Challenges Facing Star-Rated Hotels in Provision of Quality Customer Service. A Case Study of the Stanley, Panafric Hotels 47. Jane Wamuyu Wamuyu Factors Hindering Success of Market and Social Research Consultancy Firms in Kenya 48. Peter W. Mwangi Factors Hindering the Provision of Services in CCW 49. Fatuma Jama Ahmed Employee Perception, Preference and Satisfaction with Welfare Programmes: A Case Study of UNICEF Organisations in Nairobi 50. Margaret Alice Onditi Factors Affecting Management of Employee Productivity in Public Universities in Kenya: A Case Study of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology 51. Bernard Kiragu Kamau Factors Influencing Corporate Governance Practices in Corporate Kenya: A Case of Nairobi Stock Exchange Share 20 Index Companies 52. Omenda Dennis Otieno Industrial Relations Factors Influencing Employee Performance in Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited 53. Kennedy Makale To Investigate the Effectiveness of Occupational Health Programs in Banks in Kenya: A Case of Standard Chartered Bank 54. Catherine K. Gachenge Impact of Licensing Process on Foreign Direct Investment in Kenya: A Case Study of Kenya Investment Authority (KENINVEST) 55. Newton Amurega Senaji Analysis of Factors Limiting the Adoption of Paperless Office by Banks in Kenya 56. Ahmed Diriye Effects of Staff Reward System and Motivation on Employee Performance: A Case of Dahabshill Company 57. Kamau Charles K. Assessment of Government Challenges in Provision of Decent Affordable Housing 58. Teresa Wasonga Obadha Effect of Governance on the Performance of Non-Governmental Organizations (With Reference to NGOs Tackling Millennium Development Goals in Nairobi 59. Evans Bosire Investigate Role of Entrepreneurship in Attaining Eco-Growth in Kenya 60. Richard Maina Waheire An Evaluation of Challenges Faced by Micro and Small Enterprises in Kenya. Case Study of MSE in Kiambu Market, Kiambu Town 61. Amb. Peter O. Ole Nkuraiyia Determinants of Sustainability of Advocacy NGOs: A Case Study on Local NGOs Operating in Kenya 62. Jane Khisa Wanjala Wanyama Assessment of Quality of Services Delivery in Maternity Units in Nairobi 63. George Mutwiri Mugambi Factors That Affect the Financial Performance of Savings and Credit Cooperative Societies in Nairobi Province 64. Symon Mathenge Munene Effects of Youth Development Fund on Entrepreneurial Skills Development (A Survey of Selected Jua Kali Artisans in Nyeri Town) 24
  • 25. 65. Margaret N. Gathura Factors Affecting Coffee Production in Githunguri District, Kenya 66. Arthur Onyango Syamba Analysis of Factors Affecting the Performance of Broadcasting Organizations: A Case Study of Kenya Broadcasting Corporation 67. David Njiriri Mbugua Assessment of the Impact of Electronic Weighing Machines on Small Scale Tea Growers’ Yield in Kirinyaga District 68. Joseph Aila Ochola Causes of Delays in the Construction of Major Roads in Kenya 69. Gerald Warui An Analysis of Customer Retention Statistics Used by Commercial Banks in Kenya. A Case of Equity Bank Limited 70. Zipporah Ng’ang’a Factors Influencing Choice of Business Among Women Owned SME’s in Kenya. A Case Study of Gikomba Market, Nairobi, Kenya 71. Benson M. Mwakina Perceptual Measure of the Effect of Street Lighing of Business Environment in Urban Centres in Kenya 72. Beth W. Njoroge Employee Perception on Reward Systems in Local Authorities in Kenya: A Case Study of Nairobi City Council 73. Jennifer Kamande Factors Affecting Adoption of Green Technologies by Manufacturing SMEs in Kenya. A Survey of Agrobased SMEs in Nairobi County 74. Jane W. Gitau Factors Affecting the Growth of Insurance Brokerage Firms in Kenya. A Survey of Insurance Brokerage Firms in Nairobi 75. Jesca W. Ng’iti Analysis of Income Tax Compliant Levels Among Forex Bureaus in Kenya 76. Samuel K. Gatua Factors Influencing Production/Quality of Coffee – North Gatundu Constituency 77. Arthur Wairegi Challenges Facing Transport SACCOs in Kenya 78. Peter D. Lugerah Factors Contributing to Employee Turnover: A Case Study of Kenya National Audit Office 79. Eunice Muturi Factors Affecting Efficiency of Inventory Management in Electricity Sub-sector in Kenya. A Case Study of Kenya Power 80. Samuel Kisengi Socio-Cultural Factors Influencing Entrepreneurial Behaviour Among Small and Medium Enterprise Owners (SME) in Central Business District of the City of Nairobi 81. Evah Njoroge Factors Influencing Service Delivery in the Ministry of Lands in Kenya: A Case of Thika Lands Office 82. Boniface Milai Taxonomy of Factors Influencing Repayment of Youth Enterprise Development Fund in Kenya 83. George Otieno Olewe Survey of Human Resource Planning Strategies in Commercial Banks in Kenya 84. Madegwa Bison An Assessment of the Effectiveness of Custodial Rehabilitation in Prisons 25
  • 26. 85. Fredrick Magua Factors Influencing Student Enrolment of Institute of Technology Peter Otaya Nalyanya Challenges Constraining Real Estate Development Industry in Provision of Sustainable Housing in Kenya 86. Adeu Duale Determinants of Livestock Marketing in Northern Kenya. Case Study of Garissa County 87. Bernard Okello Effects of Corporate Governance on the Performance of Commercial Banks in Kenya. A Case Study of Barclays Bank of Kenya 88. Moses Omollo Influence of CSF on Growth of Firms in the Shipping Industry 89. Agriphine W. Njoroge Factors Affecting Growth and Development of State Owned Financial Institutions – A Case Study of Kenya Post Office Savings Bank (KPSOB) 90. William Odhiambo Pudha Factors That Motivate Internal Individual to Divest from Shares of Companies Stated at the Nairobi Stock Exchange 91. Anne Muthoni Muturi The Role of Human Resource Management on Repositioning of Organisations in the Kenyan Banking Sector: A Survey of Commercial Banks in Kenya 92. Stephen Warui An Investigation of Information Management Practices on the Business Performance of Fast Moving Consumer Goods 93. Wilfred Madung Factors Affecting Adequate Contract Periods 94. Phoebe A. Oyengo Factors Affecting the Growth of Women Entrepreneurs in the SME in Kenya. A Case Study of Women Entrepreneurs in Nairobi’s Muthurwa Hawkers Market 95. Robert Wainaina Factors Influencing Youth Unemployment in Kenya: A Case of Nairobits PHD HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT S/N STUDENT’S NAME PROJECT TITLE 1. Karimi James M. Ngari Relationship Between Intellectual Capital Accounting and Business Performance in the Pharmaceutical Firms in Kenya 2. Ben Chumo Adoption of Succession Planning and Management Practices for Sustainable Performance Among Private Sector Organizations in Kenya 3. Patrick Karanja Ngugi Challenges Hindering SMEs in Kenya after the Exit of the Founders 4. Alice Mwajuma Abok Factors Affecting Effective Implementation of Strategic Plans in NGOs in Kenya 5. Robert Kinanga Determinants in Adopting Information Technology in Human Resource Management Practices. A Survey of Public Universities in Kenya 26
  • 27. 6. Florence Nyokabi Wachira Factors Hindering Effective Development of Managers in the Civil Service of Kenya 7. Stephen Machira Muniu The Role of Performance Contracting in the Civil Service in Kenya: A Case of Ministry of Roads PHD ENTREPRENEURSHIP S/N STUDENT’S NAME PROJECT TITLE 1. Daniel M. Wanyoike Determinants of ICT Adoptions by Formal Small Enterprises in Urban Kenya PHD BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION S/N STUDENT’S NAME PROJECT TITLE 1. James Njuguna Role of Enterprise Risk Management Strategies in the Growth of Microfinance Institutions in Kenya 2. John Ntoiti The Factors that Contribute to Financial Challenges Facing Local Authorities in Kenya 27