Makerere, Kabale, and Kyambogo University signs an MoU with the French Embassy in Uganda to popularize French

Makerere, Kabale, and Kyambogo University  signs an MoU  with the French Embassy in Uganda to popularize French

Makerere, Kabale, and Kyambogo University have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the French Embassy in Uganda for a grant awarded that is aimed at promoting the teaching and learning of the French language in Ugandan public universities, this is to be implemented up to 18th February 2022. On behalf of Kyambogo, the MOU was […]

Electric faults caused the fire that gutted the Ivory Tower-Investigations Report.

Electric faults caused the  fire that gutted the Ivory Tower-Investigations Report.

It was on the 20/September/2020 when fire gutted Makerere University’s Main building also known as the “Ivory Tower”, the blaze left its distinctive white walls with blue-shuttered windows blackened. The report from the Team that investigated the fire attribute the tragedy to electrical faults. Investigations team was led by officials from the Ministry of Works […]

Makerere Lecturers Go On Strike over Salary Disputes

Makerere Lecturers Go On Strike over Salary Disputes

Makerere University Council Chairperson, Lorna Magara, the Makerere University Academic Staff Association (MUASA) Chairperson Dr. Deus KamunyuMuhwezi declared industrial action until the government enhances lecturers’ salaries as directed by President Museveni.  According to Kamunyu, MUASA held an emergency general assembly via zoom and resolved that lecturers will not teach until their salaries are enhanced.  The letter added that MUASA resolved to […]

Uganda Public Universities Strike over Salary Disputes

Uganda Public Universities Strike over Salary Disputes

The teaching staff from Makerere, Kyambogo and MUBs University among others have resolved to lay down their tools effective February 6 if their demands for salary enhancement are not met.  Mr Deus Kamunyu chairperson of the Forum for Academic Staff Association in Public Universities (FAPSU), said the leadership of staff associations met in May 2020 […]

Makerere University in third attempt search for deputy VC

Makerere University in third attempt search for deputy VC

Makerere University council has for the third attempt initiated a search process for a substantive deputy vice-chancellor in charge of finance and administration.  The decision of the council has been communicated by the acting university secretary Yusuf Kiranda in a November 24 letter.    “…the council decided that the search process be restarted and that […]

Makerere Releases Admission Lists for Privately Sponsored Students for Bachelor of Laws 2020/21

Makerere Releases Admission Lists for Privately Sponsored Students for Bachelor of Laws 2020/21

The Office of the Academic Registrar, Makerere University has released admission lists for privately sponsored students for the various programmes for Bachelor of Laws for the 2020/21 Academic Year. Bachelor of Laws /Day Bachelor of Laws /Afternoon and Bachelor of Laws Executive The lists are for the Direct Entry, Mature Age Entry, Diploma/Degree Holder’s Entry Scheme and International Applicants. […]

Makerere Postpones Examinations Scheduled For 20th & 21st November 2020

Makerere Postpones Examinations Scheduled For 20th & 21st November 2020

Makerere University has postponed examinations scheduled for 20th and 21st November 2020 This was due to the current situation in Country characterized with riots in different parts such Kampala, Kawampe and Wadegeya etc were students reside.   The university promised to communicate the new dates for the conduct of the postponed examinations. Makerere also apologized […]

Makerere Continuing Students to Seat End of Semester Exams Physically

Makerere Continuing Students to Seat End of Semester Exams Physically

Makerere University continuing students are expected to report to campus for final semester examinations despite the institution still being closed over coronavirus, the university management has said On 16th November 2020, the deputy vice chancellor for Academic Affairs,Assoc.Prof.Umar Kakumba, said they have been cleared by National Council for Higher Education (HCHE) to administer exams physically […]

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