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Theme: Mentoring, Strengthening and Supporting the success of womenin Basic Sciences

Date: 30th April 2016

Time: 8:00am

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The Renewable Energy Research Group in the Department of Physics is organizing the 5th training workshop in Photovoltaic installation and maintenance, Biogas production and solar thermal, to be...

The 14th East and Southern Africa Laboratory Manager's Workshop started on 21st March 2016 and will be closing on 25th March 2016. The workshop is organized and hosted by the Department of...

The 4th African Geosciences Student Conference (AGSC) will be held on 20-22 June 2016 in Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda. The conference is majorly focused on...

The Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) is a scholar fellowship program for educational projects at African higher education institutions. Offered by IIE in partnership with the...

The application period for the ISE’s 4th Pre-Congress Student Workshop for Emerging Ethnobiologists is now CLOSED.


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