Tag: Makerere University

Education
loan beneficiaries
Student Loans begin to bite painfully on the Scheme Beneficiaries

STUDENT LOANS BEGIN TO BITE PAINFULLY ON THE SCHEME BENEFICIARIES A few days ago, on Friday the 22 of May 2020, the Bachelors of clinical medicine and community health graduates. (BCMch) petitioned the speaker of Uganda Hon. Rebecca Kadaga on their frustration of lack of employment and yet the Uganda Higher Education students Financing Board […]

 8,433 total views

Campus News
Makerere University invites applications for Research and Innovations Fund round 2

Makerere University received special funding from the Government of the Republic of Uganda, to support high impact Research and Innovations. The Financial Year 2020/21 will be the second year of this fund’s availability. The fund illustrates the increasing importance that the Government attaches to Research and Innovation as a driver of socio-economic transformation. The objective […]

 7,579 total views,  2 views today

EAST AFRICA NEWS
Mr. Henry Mwebe: Makerere legal boss resigns

Mr. Henry Mwebe: Makerere legal boss resigns. Mr. Henry Mwebe, the dubious Legal Director of Makerere University has left office. However, Makerere University Vice-Chancellor, Professor Barnabas Nawangwe said Mr. Mwebe had offered in his notification of renunciation. Reports show that Mwebe discreetly gave over office to his lesser, Hudson Musoke early this month subsequent to […]

 9,970 total views,  6 views today

News
Makerere University Graduation List
Makerere University Graduation list 2020 pdf download

We bring you the FULL LIST of the Makerere University Graduation List 2020. Between January 14 and January 17, 2020, in any event 13,509 graduands (50.5% female and 49.5% male) will be presented upon degrees. In addition and granted certificates during the four-day function at the Freedom Square at Makerere University. A sum of 420 […]

 5,937 total views,  3 views today

Education
Museveni orders the military out of Makerere University

Museveni orders the military out of Makerere University. President Museveni has guided the military police to pull back from Makerere University why they have laid attack for as long as four days. However, Museveni passed it via a radio call to through the Chief of Defense Forces to the distinctive safeguard units. RelatedOld Students of […]

 3,742 total views,  8 views today

Campus News
Anti riot police crash Makerere students, hundreds arrested

The Anti-riot police has clobbered Makerere University students on Monday morning and arrested hundreds in connection with rioting including the newly elected president Mr Papa Were Salim. According to Mr Martins Kato, the information minister, Mr Papa was arrested on Monday morning and taken to unknown destination but Cyclone Times has learnt that the guild […]

 9,226 total views

Campus News
Makerere University Guild President arrested over preaching violence

MAKERERE – Police in Kampala on Monday morning arrested Mr Papa Salim Were, the Makerere University Guild President, as students went on strike, protesting fees increment among other issues. Mr Were was picked from the University’s freedom square as he mobilised students to strike against “draconian policies”, and seek an immediate explanation from the vice […]

 11,476 total views,  7 views today

Campus News
No reasons to strike for; let us resolve all problems through negotiation and not violence – Prof Nawangwe tells off Papa Were

Papa Salim Were government yesterday (Saturday) organized a consultative meeting to discuss multiple pressing issues that are affecting students. They include sex for marks scandals, scrapping of meals for students sleeping at the university, ‘scrapping’ of evening among others. According to the letter seen by Cyclone Times, Prof Nawangwe, the University Vice Chancellor was invited […]

 12,004 total views,  4 views today

Campus News
Makerere vote to phase out meals, internship allowances
Makerere to Scrap semester exams

Makerere University is piloting a new curriculum aimed at abolishing end-of-semester examinations and assessing students more broadly based on competence. University spokesperson Ritah Namisango said yesterday: “I can tell you that the strategic plan, which we finished designing this year, is purely based on changing the way of teaching and the content in class. We […]

 9,773 total views,  2 views today

Education
Prof Barnabas Nawangwe, the makerere University Vice Chancellor
Makerere University fees increased again

Makerere University fees increased again. Anyone seeking to pursue any post graduate course at Makerere University will now be required to pay at least Shs5 million per year  in a raft of tuition adjustments made at the country’s oldest public higher institution of learning. Previously, graduate students pursuing post-graduate diplomas, masters and doctorate programmes have been […]

 11,034 total views