“If we do not pay our taxes, we will be cheating ourselves; we will be frustrating ourselves. When you pay your taxes 100 %, then you have the moral obligation and the right to hold your government accountable,” said Ms. Doris Akol, URA Commissioner General. She was officiating at the launch of a Post Graduate […]


Makerere University Business School hosted a delegation from the University of Johannesburg on May 27, 2015. The five (5) man delegation that was received by the MUBS Deputy Principal Dr. Moses Muhwezi included Prof. Carl Marnewick, Prof. Chris Rensleigh, Prof. Mornay Robwerts- Lombard and Mr. Joel Arthur. This visit was an exploration of potential Pan […]


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 […]