Professor Sadiq Yusuf appointed Vice Chancellor of Uganda Technology and Management University

Professor Sadiq Yusuf appointed Vice Chancellor of Uganda Technology and Management University

The appointment was made by the Chairperson of Board of Directors of the Uganda Technology and Management University. Sadiq replaces Prof. Benon Basheka whose term in office ended August 2019. Sadiq has been contracted for two years with the university with an option of one more year. Sadiq is currently the chairperson, Steering Committee to […]

Makerere University awards 432 MasterCard Scholarships to Students

Makerere University awards 432 MasterCard Scholarships to Students

Makerere University has awarded the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Award to 432 students this academic year. This was at a ceremony that took place on 9th August 2019 where the Makerere University Vice Chancellor Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe awarded letters to 432 students. Makerere University entered a partnership with MasterCard Foundation to offer scholarships to 1,000 academically bright but […]

3700 Kampala International University(KIU) Graduates Receive Transcripts on Graduation

3700 Kampala International University(KIU) Graduates Receive Transcripts on Graduation

As Makerere University is still debating on issuing of transcripts on graduation, Kampala International University has made the first move when it offered transcripts to over 37000 graduates during her 19th graduation ceremony. “We are delighted to announce that because of improved information communication technology, for the first time in the history of this university, […]

Makerere University Enters Partnership with Tsinghua-China’s Top University

Makerere University Enters Partnership with Tsinghua-China’s Top University

Makerere University has entered a partnership with the Institute of Public Safety Research (IPSR), Tsinghua University, Beijing China. Tsinghua is China’s leading University recently ranked twenty second globally by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019. The Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) was signed by the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe on behalf of Makerere University and by Assoc. […]

Museveni Launches Mwalimu Nyerere Leadership Centre at Makerere University

The President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni officiated the launch of the Mwalimu Julius Nyerere Leadership Centre  on Saturday to pay accolade to former Tanzania president Julius Nyerere. While delivering an inaugural lecture at the launch of the center at Makerere University, president Museveni commended Mwalimu Julius Nyerere for his vital role in the liberation of […]

Makerere University Urges Lecturers to Openly Declare their Love Affairs with Students

Makerere University Urges Lecturers to Openly Declare their Love Affairs with Students

Makerere University has urged lecturers to publicly declare their love relationships with students to enable the institution extend appropriate aid in case of any conflict and also to check cases of prevalent sexual harassment at the campus. The Deputy Director of Research and Graduate Studies, Prof David Owiny while addressing lecturers at the graduate students supervisors […]

Virtual University of Uganda to Partner with Government to Bridge skills gap

Virtual University of Uganda to Partner with Government to Bridge skills gap

The Virtual University of Uganda (VUU) has made plans to partner with the government, industry, academia, civil society and professional bodies to deliver quality graduates. Addressing participants at the university’s strategic engagement event on Wednesday 12th September 2018 at  Serena conference hall, the University Board Chairman, Mr. Grayson Nash said they are committed to develop […]

Makerere University Awards Dr. Poplack, Late Ryoichi Sasakawa Honorary Doctorates

Makerere University Awards Dr. Poplack, Late Ryoichi Sasakawa Honorary Doctorates

The Professor of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine,Dr. David Poplack, has been accorded an honor of  Honorary Doctorate of Science (Honoris Causa) by Makerere university.  Dr. Poplack was recognised for his distinguished contributions to the treatment of children with cancer and blood diseases in the United States of America and sub-Saharan Africa the first successful […]

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