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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

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Dr. John-Vianney Tiberindwa (right) handing over to Dr. Michael Owor

In a ceremony that took place this morning, Dr. John-Vianney Tiberindwa handed over to Dr. Michael Owor as the Head of the Department of Geology and Petroleum Studies. The handover was witnessed...

Freshmen and women attending college orientation meeting AY2015/2016

The freshmen and women for academic year 2015/2016 are with us. They have attended lectures since 24th August 2015. Let us welcome them and make them feel at home.The orientation meeting for the...

STRECAFISH Project Kick-off group photo

The Strengthening Regional Capacity in Research and Training in Fisheries and Aquaculture for Improved Food Security and Livelihoods in Eastern Africa (STRECAFISH) project kick-off meeting was...

The Department of Biological Sciences, Zoology unit seeks to recruit two MSc candidates for a fellowship at Makerere University. The Students will undertake research on (a) the ecology of bivalves...

The Department of Biological Sciences has received funding from the Austrian Partnership Programme in Higher Education and Research for Development (APPEAR) under the project titled  "...

Members attending the MSSEESA Board Meeting in Kampala, Uganda

The board meeting for the Materials Science and Solar Energy Network for Eastern and Southern Africa (MSSEESA) was concluded on the 27th June 2015 at the Grand Global Hotel, Makerere, Kampala,...

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