Category Archives: Scholarships

Chinese Ambassador To Uganda Awards 24 Scholarships to Makerere Students

L-R: (Holding the dummy cheque) Dr. Euzobia Baine Mugisha-Director Gender Mainstreaming Directorate, H.E. Zhang Lizhong-Ambassador of People’s Republic of China to Uganda and the Vice Chancellor Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe in a group photo with the scholars and some members of staff on 26th July 2022 at Senate Building, Makerere University. “When he entered the room, they looked at… Read More »

Uganda PLE Revision Books to Improve Academic Performance of Children

The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted education systems around the world, particularly affecting the most vulnerable learners. Governments across the world closed schools to slow the spread of the virus. In Uganda, schools were closed for two years – the longest closure in Africa. School closures increased inequalities and exacerbated the pre-existing educational crisis, and threatened to erode the achievements… Read More »

Makerere University : CoNAS & Partners Win Grant to Support Research on Ugandan Native Plant Species

The College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS), Makerere University together with her partners: Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) UK, Tooro Botanical Gardens (TBG), Entebbe Botanical Garden (EBG) and Grass Roots International won a two-year Darwin Initiative grant (Project Reference: DARNV005) worth £199,995 to execute a project titled; “Understanding Ugandan native plant species’ role in innovative sustainable landscapes”. The role of Makerere University in… Read More »

Makerere University Africa Strategic Research and Education Partnerships Fund

The Africa Strategic Research and Education Partnerships Fund aims to help kick-start new, innovative research and education collaborations that might not otherwise be pursued. The Fund promotes and supports early-stage collaboration among academics, researchers and students at Imperial, the African Institute of Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) and/or members of the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA).The fund has two streams:… Read More »

Makerere University Scholarship Opportunity PhD & Masters – Child Health & Development Centre (CHDC)

The Child Health and Development Centre (CHDC) www.chdc.mak.ac.ug  is a multi-disciplinary teaching and research unit at Makerere University College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine. The CHDC is part of a multi-country collaboration led by Oxford University, UK  which has received funding from LEGO and OAK Foundations to implement a project titled, ‘Global Parenting Initiative (GPI)’. The five-year collaboration aims to… Read More »

Study and Working Opportunities in USA- Top Universities and Scholarships Without IELTS

Topping the wish list of many students from developing nations and even some developed nations is the dream of acquiring their university degrees in the United States. It is however somewhat difficult for these students since they do not even know how to go about it. Some might wonder if universities in the US will admit international students, and some others would be… Read More »

Makerere University Applications For Short-Term Student Exchange Program at Kyoto University

Call For Applications: Short-Term Student Exchange Program at Kyoto University In 2020, Kyoto University (KU) started the Innovative Africa Program (IAfP) together with Tokyo University of Foreign Studies (TUFS). By exchanging students with their partner universities in Africa, the program aims to foster human resources who engage in technological and social innovations to facilitate the realization of sustainable development goals.… Read More »

Kyambogo University Application for Early-Career Research Fellowship

DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH AND GRADUATE TRAINING (DRGT), MAKERERE UNIVERSITY SUPPORTED BY THE CARNEGIE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK PROGRAM TITLE: CONSOLIDATING EARLY-CAREER PROGRAM AT MAKERERE AND OTHER PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES (CECAP)CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR EARLY-CAREER RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPSAPPLICATION SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 13th May 2022, 5:00 PMMakerere University received a postdoctoral fellowship development grant from the CarnegieCorporation of New York, 2022 – 2024.… Read More »

Apply for CoCIS CIPSD Short Courses April-May

Apply for CoCIS CIPSD Short Courses April-May 2022 The College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) is the main ICT Training, Research and Consultancy Centre in Makerere University. The College has six Academic departments comprising of the Department of Computer Science, Department of Networks, Department of Information Technology, Department of Information Systems, Department of Library and Information Sciences, and… Read More »

Makerere University Applications for KDU Global – IUCEA Scholarships (3rd Cohort)

Makerere University Applications for KDU Global – IUCEA Scholarships 2022 (3rd Cohort) I. Introduction The application period for KDU Global – IUCEA Scholarships 2022 is now open for students from the IUCEA member countries (Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda) to study in various English medium undergraduate degree programs at Kyungdong University (KDU) Global Campus – one of… Read More »