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Bachelor Medical Education (Edm) & Higher Diploma In Clinical Instruction 2015/2016-Mulago

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The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites applications for admission to a three year Bachelors of Medical Education (EDM) and a one year Higher Diploma in Clinical Instruction (CLI) trainings for the academic year 2015/2016.   Both programs are tenable at Health Tutors College – Mulago and awarded by Makerere University.

The EDM programme is offered to equip health tutors with competencies necessary for teaching and managing health training institutions, providing primary health care services and participating in health professional education and research. The programme is delivered on full time mode using Competence Based Training (CBT). (Lectures will be held from Monday to Friday)

The Higher Diploma in Clinical Instruction programme aims at producing multi-skilled Clinical instructors who are willing and ready to support students, right from the training institution to the health facility for optimal practical skills acquisition. The programme is competence based and a large fraction of the student’s time will be spent in Clinical practice and learning through self-guided study and sharing experiences with other learners (IPL) inter professional learning. The programme will be delivered on Modular basis using Competence Based Training (CBT) Approaches. (Dates for Face to Face sessions to be communicated in the Admission letters)

Admission requirements

To qualify for admission to this post basic BME Degree programme, Applicants Must Fulfill all requirements below:-

  1. Have Passed Uganda Certificate of Education ( UCE) or its equivalent with at least 5 passes
  2. Have passed Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) with at least one Principal Pass and two Subsidiary Passes in the relevant science subjects in the field of study or its equivalent.
  3. Hold a diploma from a Health training institution recognized by Makerere University and accredited by the National Council for Higher Education in any of the following Health professional disciplines;
  1. General Nursing
  2.  Comprehensive Nursing
  3. Midwifery
  4. Clinical Medicine and Community Health
  5. Medical Laboratory Technology
  6. Clinical Psychiatry
  7. Psychiatric Nursing
  8. Physiotherapy
  9. Clinical Orthopaedics
  10. Orthopaedic Technology
  11. Environmental Health
  12. Pharmacy Technician
  13. Occupational Therapy
  14. Radiography
  15. Public Health Dentistry
  1. Should be registered with the relevant professional body/ Council
  2. Should have a working experience of at least two years
  3. Have a recommendation letter from the employer
  4. Should be able to find accommodation within the affiliated Hostels
  5. Foreign students should have the equivalent of the above.

Fees structure

(a)          Bachelor of Medical Education

  • Ugandans UGX 1,200,000/= per semester Excludes functional fees
  • International students:  US $4000 per year Includes functional fees

Applicants should note that tuition fees exclude functional fees and other charges which every student is required to pay.

Slots Available

  1. Government scholarships            –              40 (Fourty) places
  2. Private sponsorship                        –          40 (Fourty) places

Please Note:

  1. Scholarships are available  from UNFPA  Targeting Midwives Only and are applied for after obtaining admission as a privately sponsored student.
  2.  All students will be admitted on a Non Residential Basis
  1. Higher Diploma in Clinical Instruction
  • Ugandans UGX 200,000/= per Module amounting to Shs.1,000,000/= for the 5 Modules Excludes functional fees
  • International students:  US $4000 per year Includes functional fees

Applicants should note that tuition fees exclude functional fees and other charges which every student is required to pay.

Slots Available

There are 50 slots available for private sponsorship

Application procedure

Application forms and more information regarding the programme may be obtained from the address given below. Application forms are available at Ushs.50,000= (Fifty Thousand Five Hundred Shillings only).per set plus an interview fee of Ushs.50,000= (Fifty Thousand Five Hundred Shillings Only). In addition, each payment requires 2500 Shs as bank charges.

The completed application forms together with Certified Copies of Academic Transcripts and Certificates should be submitted by Friday 27th February, 2015 to:

The Director
Health Tutors College – Mulago
P.O Box 5225, Kampala
Tel: 0414532624/ 0772658433
Location: Next to Dental School – Old Mulago.                   
Interviews: These will be held between 9th– 13th March, 2014. Only shortlisted applicants will be communicated to.

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Launch of Mak-RIF Round 4 Awards & PhD Call for Proposals

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Mak-RIF 4 Awards and PhD Call For Proposals, 29th September 2022, 9:00 to 10:00 AM EAT.

Makerere University received funding from the Government of the Republic of Uganda, earmarked to support high impact Research and Innovations. This unique initiative arose after engagements between the top University Management and the Government of Uganda. This fund illustrates the increasing importance that the Government attaches to Research and Innovation as a driver of development and transformation. The objective of the fund is to increase the local generation of translatable research and scalable innovations that address key gaps required to drive Uganda’s development agenda. 

In the Financial years 2019/2020, 2020/2021 and 2021/2022 the Government of the Republic of Uganda through Mak-RIF has funded implementation of over 750 multidisciplinary research and innovations within the various Colleges, while engaging multiple stakeholders within and outside Makerere University. The Grants Management Committee (GMC) has finalized the award process for the Mak-RIF round 4 call for funding for this Financial Year 2022/2023.

The Grants Management Committee (GMC) hereby invites you to the Launch of the Mak-RIF Round 4 awards and PhD Call for Proposals scheduled to take place tomorrow Thursday 29th September 2022 from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. EAT. 

Please use the following details to join the launch.

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwpcu-urDIjE9ZgxdsbEmA2IkNMMiJVECt_ 
Meeting ID: 884 5662 9992
Password: 292624

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Notice: Makerere Disability Scheme 2022/23 Medical Review Exercise

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One of the PWD graduands at the 69th Graduation during the Session held on 17th January 2019.

The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites persons with disability who applied for admission to public universities under the disability entry scheme for 2022/2023 Academic Year to appear for medical/review exercise at Makerere Unive, Senate Building, Level Two (2) in the Telepresence Centre.

NOTE: Only those who have the minimum entry requirements of at least two principal passes at A’ Level or its equivalent and at least five (5) passes at O’ Level or its equivalent will be interviewed.

 Only candidates who sat ‘a’ level in 2020, 2019 and 2018 are eligible for admission.

THE EXERCISE WILL BE CONDUCTED ON 3rd, 4th and 5th October, 2022 respectively from 9.00 A.M – 1.00 P.M each day.

IMPORTANT:

(i) If you fail to appear on any of the given days above, there will be no other chance for you.

(ii) Applicants with Government Scholarship for the previous years are not eligible for admission

ALFRED MASIKYE NAMOAH

Acting. ACADEMIC REGISTRAR

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Uganda’s policymakers implored to address forest loss, plastic & water pollution

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Left to Right: Prof. Gunnar Köhlin, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe, Amb. Maria Håkansson, Commissioner Julius Mafumbo and Prof. Edward Bbaale posing for a group photo before the opening ceremony on 22nd September 2022: Photo by EfD-Mak Centre.

The Vice Chancellor Professor Barnabas Nawangwe on Thursday 22nd September, 2022 participated in the opening of the EfD Annual meeting hosted by Makerere University at Speke Resort Munyonyo where he appealed to government to implement the ban on kaveera and address other environmental issues.

The opening ceremony moderated by the EfD Global Hub Manager Gunnar Köhlin and was graced by Uganda’s Minister for Water and Environment represented by the Commissioner for Water, Mr. Julius Mafumbo and the Swedish Ambassador to Uganda, H.E. Maria Håkansson.

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