71st Graduation Procession

71st Graduation of Makerere University:  CoNAS Presents Graduands on Day 1

The College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS) presented its graduands today which is day one of the 71st Graduation of Makerere University. The graduation week that started today (17th May 2021) is running till Friday 21st May, 2021. CoNAS presented 319 graduands (101 Female, 218 male) broken down as follows.

Degree

Female

Male

Total

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

3

3

6

Master of Science – Zoology

2

8

10

Master of Science – Biochemistry

0

2

2

Master of Science – Botany

1

1

2

Master of Science – Chemistry

2

4

6

Master of Science – Petroleum Geoscience

1

0

1

Master of Science – Physics

0

1

1

Bachelor of Science

48

78

126

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Chemistry

13

45

58

Bachelor of Science in Sports Science

2

6

8

Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and Aquaculture

6

23

29

Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology

9

15

24

Bachelor of Science in Conservation Biology

4

8

12

Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Geoscience and Production

10

24

34

TOTAL

101

218

319

Congratulations to staff who were awarded PhDs today including: Dr. Florence Nantaba, Dr. Adia Madina Muhammed, Dr. Solomon Iga (Department of Chemistry) and Dr. Rhona Baingana (Department of Biochemistry and Sports Science).

Eleven (11) bachelors degree graduands presented by CoNAS attained first class degrees (3 Female, 8 Male). The names, degree and CGPA are presented below:

#

NAME

DEGREE

CGPA

1

Obongi Emmanuel

Bachelor of Science

4.72

2

Nkajja Godfrey

Bachelor of Science

4.67

3

Nakato Zora Joy

Bachelor of Science

4.62

4

Tukie Ivan

Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Geoscience and Production

4.56

5

Bakisuula Dalton

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Chemistry

4.55

6

Kidega Francis Brian

Bachelor of Science

4.46

7

Buyondo Basil Paul

Bachelor of Science

4.45

8

Ayebare Ruth

Bachelor of Science

4.44

9

Mutahi Nicholas Silver

Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Geoscience and Production

4.43

10

Dembe Nicholas

Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and Aquaculture

4.41

11

Taremwa Yoweri

Bachelor of Science

4.41

 

Special mention to Dembe Nicholas who attained the 1st Class degree ever awarded to a student of Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and Aquaculture since inception of the programme over a decade ago.

The leadership of CoNAS led by Prof. Mugisha J.Y.T (Principal, CoNAS) extend their sincere thanks to all members of staff who produced the results in time without which there would be no graduands. Special thanks to the College Registrar and team (Anne, Albert) who worked tirelessly to ensure that the college results were captured on the graduation list.

 

Please see Downloads for the full speeches and Orators’ citations.

 

 

The recording of the Live proceedings from the First Session may be accessed by clicking the embedded video below

 

Adia Madina Mohamed grad
Vc
Minister
PhD Graduands
PhDs
CoNAS staff
First class Graduands