Makerere moves to end College of Health Sciences scandal

Makerere moves to end College of Health Sciences  scandal

Makerere University Admissions Committee has agreed to admit a group of students whose initial qualifications had been rejected by the Allied Health Professional’s Council. The students initially graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences. However, the degree programme was not registered with the Allied Health Professional’s Council, which meant that its graduates could […]

Makerere University to scrap courses with less than 200 students

Makerere University to scrap courses with less than 200 students

The report on the Evening and Allowances Review committee of Makerere University has recommended scrapping courses with less than 200 students. Some of the courses which have reduced in student numbers according to Dr Vincent Ssembatya, the director for Quality Assurance at Makerere, include Bachelor of Electrical engineering and Civil Engineering. Dr. Ssembatya attributes the […]

Makerere senior staff bundled back to Luzira over sexual harassment

Makerere senior staff bundled back to Luzira over sexual harassment

Hearing of the bail application of the Makerere University Administrator charged with indecent assault hit a snag on Thursday following a request by the prosecution to involve the Director of Public Prosecution in the matter. Edward Kisuze, a Registrar in the College of Computing and Information Science at Makerere University is accused of indecent assault […]

4000 MUBs students graduate today at Makerere

4000 MUBs students graduate today at Makerere

The Makerere University (MAK) Vice Chancellor Prof. Barnabus Nawangwe has applauded Makerere University Business School (MUBS) for establishing a program that has provided an opportunity for Luzira government prison inmates to get enrolled for further studies. He says this is a great initiative that has seen 90 inmates get enrolled at MUBS with all the […]

Removing all arts and other courses from Makerere University (or not) in 2018

Removing all arts and other courses from Makerere University (or not) in 2018

The Makerere University Visitation Committee has called for establishment of task-force that will oversee the implementation of a cocktail of its recommendations. The Makerere University Independent Transformation Task Force (MUTTF), the visitation committee recommends, should be set up by government for a period of three to five years. The necessity of the implementation task force […]

Dr Stella Nyanzi fired by Makerere University for insulting Mrs Museveni

Dr Stella Nyanzi fired by Makerere University for insulting Mrs Museveni

The controversial Makerere University research fellow, Dr Stella Nyanzi was first placed on a no-fly list usually reserved for terrorists & hardcore criminals and has now been sacked by Makerere University for insulting Uganda’s First Lady, Ms Janet Museveni who also doubles as the Education minister. Makerere University Appointments board on Friday said that the researcher […]

Chaos as Makerere students storm council meeting

Chaos as Makerere students storm council meeting

Students at Makerere University were on Friday afternoon involved in a cat and mouse chase after they attempted to enter and attend a crisis meeting at Uganda’s oldest institution. The students who were mobilized by Mr William Karamagi, the guild academic affairs minister are part of the over 400 whose names are missing on the […]

Makerere cancels exams over massive cheating at Law School

Makerere cancels exams over massive cheating at Law School

Makerere University School of Law has cancelled an examination over massive cheating by some desperate students. The exam was sat on Monday morning by 4th year students at the School of Law. Desperate students especially those who have done more than one retake were jubilating untill Mr Yusuf Nsibambi who teaches company law walked into […]

Makerere University to probe awarding of fake degrees

Makerere University to probe awarding of fake degrees

Makerere University is set to conduct an internal investigation into the many malpractices involved in the students’ marks allocation. This comes  after the disruptive closure of the university by president Museveni following a strike sparked by unpaid staff arrears. ALSO READ: Makerere is not a funeral, angry lecturers tell off opportunistic besigye Where it all started In 2014, […]

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