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The Third Edition of the Makerere University Endowment Fund Run 2019 (MakRun 2019) is here! Due to be held on Sunday, 15th September 2019, MakRun 2019 is part of Makerere University’s efforts to continuously engage with its stakeholders and appeal to their philanthropic nature.

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The Vice Chancellor Kabale University-Prof. Joy C. Kwesiga (Left) and Acting CHUSS Principal-Dr. Josephine Ahikire (Right) applaud during the opening session of the 2019 CHUSS Symposium on 15th May 2019, Main Hall, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaHumanities and Social Sciences

With support from Gerda Henkel Stiftung and the Andrew. W Mellon Foundation, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences in 2018 introduced annual symposium series as one of the ways of fostering a vibrant academic environment in the university and the country.

The symposiums provide platform to scholars, policy makers and members of the general public to discuss issues affecting humanity. They also provide an opportunity to PhD students and post-doctoral fellows to discuss and exchange ideas on their research.

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The Human Rights and Peace Centre, School of Law, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaLaw

Applications are invited for an LLD scholarship on Militarisation, Human Rights and Development in Uganda at the Human Rights and Peace Centre (HURIPEC), School of Law, Makerere University. This scholarship is an integral part of a research project “Militarisation, sustainable growth and peace in Uganda” implemented by HURIPEC in collaboration with the Centre for Resolution of International Conflicts (CRIC), at the University of Copenhagen.

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The College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT), Makerere University, Kampala UgandaResearch News

There is unreliability of food security in Uganda caused by over reliance on rain fed agriculture by the biggest percentage (97%) of households in Uganda. Prolonged droughts always lead to food scarcity in the country. Irrigation is the solution this problem. However, farmers have not engaged in irrigation majorly because of the financial requirements. The major aim of this project therefore, was to design a community irrigation scheme to serve small holder farmers.

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The Principal CHS, Prof. Charles Ibingira makes his presentation during the Fundraising Dinner for the 1st Makerere University International NCD Symposium 2018. CHS has been awarded the HEPI-SHSSU Grant by NIH.Research News

The National Institute of Health (NIH) has awarded a Health Professions Partnership Initiative Grant: Health Professions Education and Training for Strengthening the Health System and Services in Uganda (HEPI-SHSSU) to Makerere University College of Health Services.  

The goal and objective:

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Intra-Africa Scholarship Programme

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The 83rd Guild President H.E. Kato Paul (Right) shares a light moment with a fellow graduand from the College of Education and External Studies (CEES) during the first session of the 69th Graduation on 15th January 2019, Freedom Square, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda. H.E. Kato graduated with a BA Education.Research News

Mr. Julius Mutesasira, a former Bachelor of Science (BSc) External (Chemistry major) student successfully published his research article in the Journal of New Developments in Chemistry. He graduated during the first session of the 69th Graduation Ceremony of Makerere University on 15th January 2019.

Title of research article: ASSESSING PERFORMANCE OF CATTLE DUNG AND WASTE COOKED FOODS IN PRODUCING BIOGAS AS SINGLE SUBSTRATE AND MIXED SUBSTRATES IN KAMPALA UGANDA

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