Shock as Makerere Medical Student Commits Suicide

Shock engulfed Makerere University on Sunday September 29th after a medical student ended his life over accumulated debts. Ashraf Nsubuga, 22, a government-sponsored fourth year student of medical radiology was discovered dead in his room in Nsibirwa Hall. According to Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigire, Nsubuga’s body was found hanging on

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FULL LIST:  Over 1,800 Students Awarded Study Loans

The Higher Education Student Financing Board (HESFB) has released the list of 1,834 students who have qualified for study loans for the 2019/2020 academic year. Dr John Chrysostom Muyingo, the Junior education minister in charge of higher education, released the list at the Uganda Media Centre in Kampala on Tuesday. Dr Muyingo

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Barclays Bank Uganda Awards 25 Students With Scholarships Worth Shs 365M

Barclays Bank Uganda has awarded 25 exceptional university students from 14 universities all over Uganda with full scholarships and laptops in a ceremony held on the 28th of August at the Makerere University Senate Building Conference Center. The group of 25 make up the Second Cohort of students to be awarded

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Makerere University vice chancellor Prof Barnabas Nawangwe

Government Disburses Shs 15 Billion for Makerere Research and Innovations

Makerere University has received half of the Shs 30bn Research and Innovations Fund (RIF) for the 2019/2020 financial year. The Fund is expected to offer solutions to challenges facing Uganda’s development agenda. After a series of meeting between government and the university, the former committed to provide a Research and Innovation (R&1)

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FULL LIST: Makerere Releases Private, District Quota Admission Lists 2019-2020

The Office of Academic Registrar, Makerere University has released lists applicants admitted under the Private Direct Entry Scheme, Bachelor of Laws Private Day and Evening Programmes, District Quota under Government Sponsorship as well as Ugandan Students with foreign qualifications admitted on Private Admission for the Academic Year 2019/2020. Also released are the Cut-Off

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Makerere Graduate Emerges Only African Winner at World CUR 2019

Mr. Gatale Elijah who graduated with the Bachelor of Science of Computer Science during the second session of the 69th Graduation Ceremony of Makerere University has emerged as the only African winner at the recently concluded World Congress on Undergraduate Research 2019. The Second Edition of the World CUR was held from 23rd

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Makerere University main building

Makerere Releases Bachelor of Laws Government Admission List 2019/2020

Makerere University has released the admission lists for students admitted to the Bachelor of Laws under Government Sponsorship for the Academic Year 2019/2020. The list contains those who were admitted under the Direct (A' Level Leavers), Diploma and Mature Age Entry Schemes. Here is the list: Makerere-AR-Admission-List-Law-Government-2019-2020

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Makerere University Asks for More Research Funding

Makerere University has appealed for additional Shs 47.5 billion to among others cater for salary enhancement and research in the financial year 2019/2020. University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe, said that additional funding will go a long way in promoting research on key Government areas of concern, while donors funding is

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