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Mature Age Entry Applications Announcement 2015/2016General

The Academic Registrar, Makerere University, wishes to announce that the Mature Age entry scheme examinations for the Academic Year 2015/2016 entry will be held on Saturday 20th December, 2014.

To be eligible for the Mature Age entry examinations, the candidate must be at least 25 years old before 1st August, 2015.

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Dr. Muhammed Umar-Burutai (2nd L), DVCAA-Dr. Ernest Okello Ogwang (3rd L), Principal CHUSS-Prof. Edward Kirumira (4th L), Dr. Sani Aliyu (5th L), Prof. Edward Wamala (4th R) and partcipants in the AHP Application Preparation Workshop pose for a group photo at CoBAMS, 15th August 2014, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaHumanities and Social Sciences

The African Humanities Program (AHP) is conducted by The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) with support from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. The program which currently supports five countries in Africa namely; Ghana, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda and South Africa is aimed at encouraging and enabling research and writing of the highest quality by African scholars.

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Students at the Main Library, Makerere UniversityGeneral

The Office of the Academic Registrar, Makerere University has released the

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The VC Prof. John Ddumba-Ssentamu (L) and Executive Secretary-RUFORUM, Prof. Adipala Ekwamu tour an exhibiton on Soybean Varieties Research by a RUFORUM-sponsored Student on 30th April 2014, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaResearch News

Over the years, universities in Africa have sought opportunities to send their staff for post-graduate training abroad in a bid to strengthen research and training, at very high costs.   The loss of faculty for 4 to 5 years has negatively affected universities.  In order to meet the growing demand for Doctoral level scientists in Africa, the Graduate Teaching Assistantship (GTA) programme was initiated by RUFORUM Vice Chancellors to improve the quality of higher education at African Universities by increasing the proportion of academic staff with PhD qualifications, contributing to locally

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VolkswagenStiftung Call for Pre-Proposals for Postdoctoral Fellowships 2014Research News

The Volkswagen Foundation's funding initiative “Knowledge for Tomorrow - Cooperative Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa” aims at providing sustainable support for research and research capacity development in Sub-Saharan Africa. This funding scheme represents a fundamental career development strategy for African researchers, as it provides promising postdoctoral researchers based in Africa with opportunities to enhance both their skills and academic qualifications; ultimately, it enables them to establish professional perspectives in academia.

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