The Indian high commissioner to Kenya Mrs Suchitra Durai accompanied by her husband and Amb Swaminathan today visited the Nairobi Jamea campus. In the course of her tour, she was well impressed by the architecture of the campus and the predominance of North African as well as Indian design influence. Following her visit, she posted an entry on twitter where she shared pictures of her visit and the impact it had on her.

‘Impressive institution combining tradition and modernity’.

During her visit, she interacted with members of faculty and students alike. She conversed with students in the Arabic language with remarkable fluency.

The Nairobi campus is home to a large number of Indian students as well as professors and the visit was aimed at fostering a lasting relationship between the high commission and the institution.