MUBS SHIFTS TO CEMAS

MUBS is shifting to the Computerized Education Management and Accounting System (CEMAS). CEMAS is one of the reforms in public expenditure management by the government of Uganda and is designed following several unfavorable reports by the Auditor General on the state of affairs at Public Universities and Self Accounting Tertiary Institutions (PUSATIs). It is an […]

Liberalisation debate highlights

Liberalisation Policy and the Growth Paradox in Uganda 13th MUBS Economic Forum Participants were drawn from among others, academics, political leaders, policymakers, business people, civil society organisations, youth, university students, and the general public. Agreed Participants agreed that: 1. Although the liberalisation policy that was inevitably introduced in Uganda in the late 1980s has yielded […]

MUBS Clinch 2014/15 Beach Soccer league Trophy

Makerere University Business School (MUBS) finished unbeaten for the entire 2014/15 season to win the national beach soccer league title for the second time in history. MUBS first won this trophy in 2012.This comes after MUBS beat Nkumba Select 12-7 in the semi finals and beat Stomers 7-5 in the finals dethroning last season’s winners, […]

‘Prioritize Agriculture; Gen. Salim Saleh advises students’

As the number of unemployed graduates increases year by year, Makerere University Business School found it befitting to invite the presidential advisor on security, and Chairman Operation Wealth Creation Gen. Salim Saleh to address the graduating class of 2015 under the theme ‘creating employment and wealth through agriculture as a business. At every graduation ceremonies, […]

“We are trapped in poverty because we lack knowledge: Prof. Balunywa

“We are trapped in poverty because we lack knowledge,” noted Prof. Waswa Balunywa, MUBS Principal at the 10th Makerere University Business School (MUBS) graduation ceremony where 1,862 students were awarded post graduate diplomas, Diplomas and certificates in various disciplines on May 29, 2015 . He asked government to increase funding for research so that Universities […]

Police issues guidelines ahead of Makerere University Business School Graduation

The Anti terrorism Police will be deployed at MUBS to check out any terrorist attacks as the institution holds its 10th graduation ceremony, Police has said. The Makerere University Chancellor, Prof. George Mondo Kagonyera will preside over the function. Kagonyera will award Post graduate Diplomas ,Ordinary Diplomas and Certificates to 1,182 students . Addressing journalists […]

MUBS-Drake Partnership strengthened

Written by Erina Najjingo Makerere University Business School has signed an MOU with Drake University, USA to further strengthen their collaboration and partnership. The Drake University team visited Makerere University Business School from May 25-27, 2015, to explore more opportunities for expanding collaborative programs. The partnership involves a business skills development programme that will foster […]

ROLE OF TVET IN BUILDING REGIONAL ECONOMIES

A keynote Address at the Commonwealth Association of Polytechnics in Africa (CAPA) Conference on “Competency Based Education and Green Skills for Work and Life in Post 2015 Africa”, 9th December 2014, Imperial Resort Hotel, Entebbe, Uganda. By Professor Venansius Baryamureeba, Chairperson, Makerere University Business School Council – Chairperson, Uganda Vice Chancellor’s Forum – Chairperson, Uganda Business & Technical […]