Makerere University acknowledges that funds received from SIDA under the bilateral Research Cooperation enable Ugandan public universities to conduct impactful research, research capacity strengthening, institutional advancement, generate knowledge and promote research uptake for regional development, which is partly supported as part of the EDCTP programme supported by the European Union.

Advanced Research Methods - Call for Applications

Advanced Research Methods - Call for Applications

The Directorate of Research and Graduate Training in collaboration with the School of Education, announces the PhD-Cross-cutting Training Course.


Course Duration: 10th to 21st September, 2018

Venue: Senate Conference Room

Who should apply: PhD Students

Maximum Number of Participants:  60

Latest Date of application: 3rd September, 2018

Call for Application - Philosophy of Methods

Philosophy of Methods

The Directorate of Research and Graduate Training in collaboration with the School of Liberal and Performing Arts, Department of Philosophy and Development Studies, announces the PhD-Cross-cutting Training Course:

Call for applications for Two (2) Post-doctoral Fellowships in Computing tenable at Makerere University

Project Title

BRIGHT: Building Research Capacity in Innovative Information and Communication Technologies for Development (ICT4D) for Sustainable Socio-economic Growth in Uganda.

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Each post-doctoral fellow will receive a research grant of 140,000 SEK (UGX 57,400,000). The grant is expected to provide support for research costs, minor equipment, regional/international conferences, field study and applications.

Doctoral Training Opportunity at the Makerere University School of Public Health (1 Position)

Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is increasingly contributing to the global burden of disease with health systems struggling to effectively manage prevention and control. This necessitates contextually appropriate, policy relevant solutions with high scale-up potential.

Study Scholarships - Call for Applications 2015

Stock Image (Courtesy Government of Uganda and Government of Sweden have renewed their 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.

Call for Applications to Attend the Informatin Management and Competence Cross-Cutting Course

The content of this training will include:

Introduction to the research process