Author - Amos Baryashaba

MUST- Bughoye Health Centre Collaboration Pioneers Electricity-Free Oxygen System

The Mbarara University of Science and Technology- Bughoye Health Centre Collaboration is finalizing the installation of a Siphon electricity-free Oxygen Concentrator at Bughoye Health Centre in the Kasese district of Uganda. The initiative is a result of a collaboration between Mbarara University of Science and Technology and FREO2 Foundation, a not-for-profit health-promotion charity registered in the state of Victoria, Australia. The system has been designed to harness the energy of flowing water to directly produce oxygen. The validation of the [...]

MUST Holds 26th Graduation Ceremony

On Saturday 26th October 2019, Mbarara University of Science and Technology held a colorful celebration of its 26th Graduation Congregation at the university's Kihumuro Main Campus grounds in Mbarara. The function also served as a commemoration of the university's 30 year anniversary. A total of 1,031 graduands (including 11 PhDs) were awarded degrees and diplomas at a ceremony presided over by the university Chancellor Prof. Charles Olweny together with the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Celestino Obua. The Minister of Education and Sports, [...]

MUST’s Buhoma Gorilla Trekking Camp- Bwindi Impenetrable Park now open

Welcome to Mbarara University of Science and Technology's Buhoma Gorilla Trekking Camp in the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Kanungu Uganda- The home of more than 50% of the world's mountain gorillas. The camp is managed by Kigezi Forest Cottages under the brand name of "KFC-MUST". The camp was set up as an initiative to harness income generation and innovation under the "Government of Uganda - African Development Bank support for Higher Education, Science and Technology (ADB-HEST)" Project. The camp has [...]

MUST celebrates the 4th annual international dinner and a cultural learning event

Friday 27th September 2019 was yet another fascinating day for both MUST International students and staff as another awaited international dinner and learning event took place. Indeed it was a real home away from home and a reality learning show for whoever attended. Lots of cultural exhibition and exchanges coupled with great educational messages from management made the day really great! Wow, this was real fun but a true learning event at our great Campus Kihumuro. The night was graced [...]

MUST 15th Annual Research Dissemination Conference

THEME: “Collaborative Transformational Research for Sustainable Community Development” DATE: November 22nd 2019 The Directorate of Research and Graduate Training (DRGT) is proud to announce that it will be hosting the 15th MUST Annual Research Dissemination Conference to be held on 22nd November, 2019 under the theme: “Collaborative Transformational Research for Sustainable Community Development”. This year’s conference shall be preceded by a one day internal PhD Symposium on 21st November, 2019 and an exhibition on the same day of the conference. The conference [...]