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Mak and NUST Infrastructure Projects an Avenue For Collaboration

DVCFA-Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe (2nd Row Centre) with Members of the CAA Delegation at NUST, Namibia, 22nd May 2017. Image: Prof. Nawangwe/NUST

On 22nd May 2017, a delegation from the Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA) visited Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) where they met with the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Tjama Tjivikua and other University officials. The Deputy Vice Chancellor (Finance and Administration), Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe who was part of the CAA delegation later held talks with Prof. Tjivijua on prospects of collaboration between Makerere University with NUST.

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DRGT-SLPA PhD Cross-Cutting Course: Philosophy of Method

The Arts Quadrangle, School of Liberal and Performing Arts, CHUSS, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda

The Directorate of Research and Graduate Training (RGT) in collaboration with the School of Liberal and Performing Arts, Department of Philosophy and Development Studies, Makerere University announces the PhD-Cross-cutting Training Course: ‘PHILOSOPHY OF METHOD’

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Makerere University Convocation Team.

On Saturday 20th May 2017, Makerere University Convocation shared with the staff and alumni key updates on the ongoing fundraising drive for the Makerere University Perimeter Wall.

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Short courses in Epidemiology and Biostatistics to graduates of various disciplines

School of Public Health RAN State of African Resilience Report 8th May 2015
The School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University is offering short courses in Epidemiology and Biostatistics to graduates of various disciplines. This is in response to increasing demand for research and analytical skills at various work places. Applications are requested for
the following courses:
a. Applied Biostatistics I: Data Management
b. Applied Biostatistics I: Level - I Data Analysis
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DVCFA-Prof Nawangwe Bestowed Honorary Professorship Of BSTU-Russia

Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe (R) is bestowed upon the title Honorary Professor by the Rector of BSTU-Prof. Sergei Glagolev, 18th May 2017, Belgorod, Russia

Makerere University was once again basking in the Belgorod limelight when on the morning of Thursday 18th May 2017, The Deputy Vice Chancellor (Finance and Administration)-Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe was bestowed upon the title Honorary Professor of the Belgorod State Technical University (BSTU), Russia by the Rector of the University, Prof. Sergei Glagolev. Prof. Nawangwe was accorded this Honour for his role in the development of internationalization of higher education globally.

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UNMA-UNDP Innovations Challenge Hackathon

Participants inspect energy-efficient innovations during the ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) Exhibition, 6th April 2017, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda

Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) in partnership with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is organizing an “Innovations Challenge/Hackathon” for young professionals from Uganda and beyond, from the 12th to 14th June 2017, aimed at developing innovative solutions for converting the available weather and climate data into useful weather and climate information and/or solutions that will facilitate efficient dissemination of weather and climate information to the end users.

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HiiL: Innovating Justice Accelerator 2017 - Call for Applications

Call for Applications HJA 2017

The Hague based organisation HiiL is seeking innovations in Justice. Both individuals and groups can apply.

Winners receive:

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Social Innovation in Health Initiative - Call For Applications

Social Innovation in Health Initiative - Call For Applications

Every day, 300 children and 20 mothers die in Uganda. Although many well established medical treatments exist to prevent this, they are not accessible to those who need it most.

Are you a community organization, a health worker, a business owner, a student or a government worker who has implemented a solution that has made healthcare for mothers and children more inclusive, effective or affordable?


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Applications for Doctor of Philosophy in Economics Programme

PhD Graduates at the Mak 67th Graduation held in February 2017

The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites applications from suitable candidates for admission to a Doctor of Philosophy in Economics Programme for Academic Year 2017/2018. This is a 4-year programme that comprises both Coursework and Dissertation.

Admission Requirements

In addition to General Admission Requirements, eligible candidates to a PhD in Economics Programme must have the following qualifications:

(i)A Master’s Degree in Economics by Coursework and Dissertation; and

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Emirates Special Student Offer

Emirates has introduced a special offer for students. This offer does not only extend to students but also the family travelling along and staff members of the institution.

Please see Downloads for details of the offer bookable either online or at the Emirates Kampala office.