Free Online Training on Creating Interactive Educational Content on April 12 2022

Free Online Training on Creating Interactive Educational Content on April 12 2022

Makerere University Department of Journalism and Communication in partnership with Ultimate Multimedia Consult has organized a series of free online trainings and you’re called upon to register to attend. The upcoming free online training is on How to Create Interactive Educational Content. Date: Tuesday, 12th April 2022Time: 2:00pm-3:30pmPlatform: Zoom Instructor: Kakuru Benard Why you should […]

LIST: Makerere University Suspends Eight (8) Students over Indiscipline

LIST: Makerere University Suspends Eight (8) Students over Indiscipline

A total of eight (8) Makerere University Students have been suspended over indiscipline. During its meeting held on 7th March 2022, the University Management received a report from the Dean of Students on the violent clashes between Mitchell and University Hall residents, which occurred around 3:00 am on Sunday 6th March 2022. Management noted that several Mitchell […]

Makerere University Signs Laptop Loan Scheme MoU with Stanbic Bank

Makerere University Signs Laptop Loan Scheme MoU with Stanbic Bank

Makerere University on Tuesday 15th February 2022, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)  with Stanbic Bank Uganda to support blended learning by enabling staff and students acquire laptops on a hire purchase basis. The MoU was signed on behalf of Makerere and Stanbic by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe and CEO Anne Juuko respectively. The Director Legal […]

Bobi Wine Cleared of Illegal Admission to Makerere University case.

Bobi Wine Cleared of Illegal Admission to Makerere University case.

The Law Development Centre magistrate’s court in Kampala has allowed the Director of Public Prosecutions to withdraw the illegal admission to Makerere University case against Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine. City Lawyer Male Mabirizi ran to court and filed a case against Kyagulanyi who graduated from the university over 20 years ago with a Diploma […]

Makerere University Revokes Suspension Of 16 Students

Makerere University Revokes Suspension Of 16 Students

Makerere University vice-chancellor, Prof Barnabas Nawangwe has bowed to pressure and recalled suspension letters of 16 students issued over a week ago over getting involved in demonstrations against online lectures. The revoking of the suspensions comes following demands from the students guild president Shamim Nambassa who also championed the protest against online lectures under a […]

Vice Chancellor Nawangwe of Makerere University suspends 12 students in response to protests

Vice Chancellor Nawangwe of Makerere University suspends 12 students in response to protests

Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe, Vice Chancellor of Makerere University, has suspended 12 students for protesting against online classes. The most recent developments bring the total number of suspended students to 15, for a variety of reasons, three days after the institution reopened for the 2022 academic year. Twelve students were arrested on Monday for protesting against […]

Makerere University 72nd Graduation Ceremony to Run From 23rd –27TH May 2022

Makerere University 72nd Graduation Ceremony to Run From 23rd –27TH May 2022

According to Makerere University academic calendar, the 72nd graduation ceremony is scheduled to   run for 5 days from Monday 23rd – Friday 27TH May 2022. The graduation will see thousands of students walk away with degrees and diplomas in their respective courses. This year’s graduands will finally celebrate after the learning difficulties they faced amid the COVID-19 Pandemic. […]

Makerere University Promises to Continue With Online Learning

Makerere University Promises to Continue With Online Learning

The Management of Makerere University has vowed to continue with online teaching and learning despite the full reopening of the country’s economy. In his statement released this evening  January 31, 2022, the Vice-chancellor of the University, Prof Barnabas Nawangwe says that the decision to continue with the blended mode of teaching and learning was taken […]