3rd September – 30th November 2016: Students Exchange Programme from HTW Dresden to Taita Taveta University
Their project was on the improvement of water quality and water management at Taita Taveta University. They were accompanied by one TU-BAF student whose research was on; Artisanal and small-scale mining companies and the gemstone market in Taita Taveta County.
December 2016: Enrollment of two TTU PhD Students at TU Bergakademie Freiberg
The two students Mr. Nashon Adero and Mr. William Baya are lecturers in the department of mining at Taita Taveta University and they will be in Germany for 3 years to undertake doctoral research in mining engineering and material science respectively.