Gender Mainstreaming Project - PhD, Master Positions from School of Women and Gender Studies

Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 22:00
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The Government of Uganda and Government of Sweden have renewed research cooperation agreement for the next five years (2015 – 2020). The main objective of the bilateral research cooperation is to increase the capacity of Makerere and Partner public Universities to generate knowledge and promote research uptake for national and regional development.

The research programme will focus on institutional capacity building and human resource development in public universities in Uganda. Scholarships will be provided for staff graduate training at different levels including PhD degree, and Postdoctoral research fellowships for Makerere University and the partner public universities in Uganda, namely Gulu University, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Kyambogo University and Busitema University.

The Directorate of Research and Graduate Training, Makerere University invites applications for Scholarships to the Master degree, PhD degree, and Post-doctoral research programmes for the Academic 2017/2018.

Please refer to the PDF attached below for full details on this Project:

Application procedure:

  1. Electronic submission of application for scholarship with supporting documents should be sent to the Director, Directorate of Research and Graduate Training, Makerere University; Email: director@rgt.mak.ac.ug; Copy to: conference@rgt.mak.ac.ug; consolata.kabonesa@gmail.com. Hard copies should be addressed to the Director, Directorate of Research and Graduate Training, Makerere University P.O.BOX 7062 Kampala, Senate Building Level Four, Room 410.
  2. Application deadline is 28th July 2017 and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  3. Funding available only up to June 2020.


For further information Contact:
Dr. Consolata Kabonesa
School of Women and Gender Studies College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Makerere University
Email: consolata.kabonesa@gmail.com