• The Chancellor is the titular head of the University. He presides at all ceremonial assemblies of Makerere University and in this name, confers degrees and other academic titles and distinctions. The Chancellor is appointed by the President on the recommendation of the University Council.

  • The University Council is the supreme governing body of the university. It is composed of the following members:

  • The Vice Chancellor is responsible for the academic, administrative and financial affairs of the University; and in the absence of the Chancellor presides over ceremonial assemblies of the University and confers degrees and other academic titles and distinctions of the University.

  • The Senate is the chief academic organ of the University. The following members constitute the Senate: