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Makerere University Final Year Medical Students to resume learning activities on 3rd October 2020

Makerere University Final Year Medical Students to resume learning activities on 3rd October 2020

Following the presidential directive to all Final Year Medical Students to resume and complete their studies, Makerere University has set 3rd October 2020 for all Students to resume learning activities. In the statement issued by the Academic Registrar Alfred Masikye Namoah, all students are required to report to their respective Deans in the college of health sciences […]

Pallisa District Woman MP Faith Alupo, Dies of COVID-19

Pallisa District Woman MP Faith Alupo, Dies of COVID-19

Pallisa District Woman MP Faith Alupo, died on   15th September 2020 after she was supposedly contracted the novel Coronavirus. MP Faith Alupo had symptoms associated with Covid-19 which included cough, sore throat, and difficulty in breathing. Alupo, the first Member of Parliament in the country to succumb to the virus, passed on from Mulago National […]

Diploma Entry Scheme Government Admissions List 2019-2020

Diploma Entry Scheme Government Admissions List 2019-2020

The Office of the Academic Registrar, Makerere University has released admission lists for Government sponsored students under the Diploma Entry Scheme for the Academic Year 2019/2020. The scheme was advertised in January 2019. You can access the admission for Makerere University and Makerere University Business School by clicking on the categories below. DOWNLOADS & ESSENTIAL ATTACHMENTS Attachment Size PDF iconCollege […]

Ruparelia Foundation offers 1,000 scholarships to Victoria University

Ruparelia Foundation offers 1,000 scholarships to Victoria University

Students wishing to join University in the academic year 2019/2020 could be among the luckiest in Uganda. The Ruparelia Foundation has offered to give scholarships to over 1,100 fresh student entrants to Victoria University Kampala. The sponsorship will cover 70% of the tuition and other functional fees for  students who want to pursue; Health Sciences […]

UCE 2018 RESULTS : Best and Worst Districts, Subjects

Over 2548 results cancelled Uganda National examination Board on Thursday, January 31, 2019 released the 2018 Uganda certificate examination results. An inforgraphic Comparison of performance for the years 2017 and 2018: ByPatience Mugadu https://infogram.com/comparison-of-2018-and-2017-uce-results-1hxj48q3mp754vg A total of 336,740 candidates registered for the 2018 UCE in 3,658 centres. The number of candidates in 2018 was higher than […]

Uganda Christian University (UCU) partners with private sector in rice, coffee value addition

Uganda Christian University (UCU) partners with private sector in rice, coffee value addition

Uganda Christian University (UCU) Mukono has launched an initiative to add value to Ugandan processed rice. This is aimed at encouraging students to practice agriculture after school. Through a partnership with the Uganda private sector dealing in quality rice and coffee processing, UCU is set to train agribusiness students unique ways of adding value to […]

Missing UK student murdered in Entebbe

Police are investigating to establish circumstances that led to the murder of UK student , Huzaifah Ntambala, 24,whose body was found in Bwebajja Entebbe. The deceased was pursuing studies in the University of England and was home in Uganda for holidays. However, he reportedly went missing on January 21. However, police found him murdered after […]

Sacked Staff should Petition University Tribunal not Parliament- Prof Nawangwe

Sacked Staff should Petition University Tribunal not Parliament- Prof Nawangwe

Makerere University vice chancellor, Professor Barnabas Nawangwe has challenged the sacked staff to follow the right University protocol in following up with their case. This comes a day after Parliament through the office of the Speaker on Wednesday received the petition from a section of staff requesting the house to set up a committee to […]

Kadaga seeks cancellation of Makerere DVC appointments over gender discrimination

Kadaga seeks cancellation of Makerere  DVC appointments over gender discrimination

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has advised Makerere University authorities to annul the recent deputy Vice Chancellor appointments over gender imbalance. “I have realized that they are all men, so the entire leadership of Makerere University is skewed,” Kadaga said. The speaker therefore tasked the Committee on Education and Sports to analyse the University […]

Parliament select committee blames sexual violence rates on cultural practices

Parliament select committee blames sexual violence rates on cultural practices

Members of Parliament on the Select Committee investigating allegations of sexual violence in schools and institutions of learning have blamed blamed the rampant sexual harassment on the existent bad cultural practices. The conclusion was made during one of their tours in Bundibugyo and Ntoroko districts. The committee was shocked to find that most girls are […]

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