The aim of Quality Assurance Directorate is to enhance the effectiveness of the University’s core activities. The Directorate safeguards and helps improve the teaching and research standards and quality of services at Makerere University.


Dr. Cyprian MisindeThe Director Dr. Cyprian Misinde holds a a Doctorate in Childhood Studies from Queen’s University Belfast,  as well as a Masters of Arts in Population and Development and Bachelor of Arts with majors in Sociology from Makerere University.

He is a Population and Social Scientist with more than 14years of experience in teaching, research and consultancy. He has conducted a number of consultancies as Team leader and I has published 13 papers in a peer reviewed journals since 2016. He teaches Elements of Sociology and Anthropology, Rural and Urban Development and Research methods to both undergraduate and graduate students.

The Directorate

This is made up divisions namely: Teaching and Learning, which coordinates and supervises all activities related to the quality of teaching and learning in the university; Research and Publications, responsible for implementing the University Quality Assurance policy related to research and publications including evaluation of research training and supervision; and Support Services, which coordinates all activities related to staff, student and infrastructure support services.

Contact Information

Director, Quality Assurance Directorate: Dr. Cyprian Misinde
Room 203, Senate Building
Makerere University
P.O. Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda
Tel: +256 414 533009
Fax: +256 414 533640
Email: director.qad[at]

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