Subscribe to College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS) RSS

Principal's Message

Welcome to the College of Natural Science (CONAS), Makerere University. We’re the heart of this great university, a community of more than 1,000 students and more than 100 School members spread in 6 departments; Biochemistry & Sports Sciences, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics. Read More

Contact Address

JICA Building (Opp. Main Library), University Road Makerere University Main Campus. P.O Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda. Tel: +256 414 532401

African Swine Fever

Latest News

The Department of Mathematics, Makerere University in collaboration with Universities in Finland (LUT, OU, TU) and the collaborating Universities in Africa: Bahir Dar, University of Nairobi,...

Prof. J.Y.T. Mugisha (Principal - CoNAS) & CoNAS Management meeting Wollega University delegation

The Principal, College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS),   Professor J.Y.T. Mugisha together with other members of the college management hosted a delegation from Wollega University, Ethiopia on Monday...

PUJAB Announcement 2017

The Academic Registrar of Makerere University announces that Public Universities Admissions (PUJAB) Application Forms for students intending to join public universities for academic year 2018/2019...


The Office of the Academic Registrar has started issuing identity cards to registered 1st Year students. Students are required to bring their bio-data registration form, a copy of their financial...

Dr. Betty Kivumbi Nannyonga

Dr. Betty Kivumbi Nannyonga was inducted as a Fellow of the Uganda National Academy of Sciences (UNAS) at its 17th Annual Scientific Conference held on the 27th of October 2017 at Africana Hotel...

The Vice Chancellor of Makerere University - Professor Barnabas Nawangwe has issued a statement warning students against involvement in acts of hooliganism which bring disrepute to the University...

Fare Thee Well: Obituaries

Professor Bernard T. Kiremire

 Professor Kiremire joined Makerere University as a Teaching Assistant in 1974, was promoted to rank of Lecturer in 1980. He was promoted to rank of Associate Professor in 1992 and became a full professor in 2006. Prof. Kiremire served Makerere in leadership/management capacities as well (Head of Department and Member of Senate)


Professor Bukenya-Ziraba

 We pay tribute and celebrate the life of our colleague, friend, father figure and mentor, Professor Remegius Bukenya-Ziraba. It was with deep sorrow that we  learned of the sudden death of Prof. Bukenya-Ziraba on Saturday, 7th December 2013. Read more


Mr. Mamgbi Robert

 He was born on the 17th August 1978 and died on the 18th March 2014 at Mulago Hospital. Mr. Mamgbi will be remembered as a hard working, calm person, great trainer  and mentor to colleagues and students. He will be greatly missed at the College and the entire University. Read More