Author: Angella Nakato

Dr. Edith Wakida wins an NIH to improve community-based dementia care in rural Uganda

Mbarara,Uganda March 27, 2024. Dementia is a significant public health concern, particularly in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) like Uganda. In these rural areas, where most Ugandans reside, access to dementia care is severely limited, placing a heavy burden on families struggling to care for loved ones.  Dr. Edith Wakida, a leading expert in Implementation […]

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Support Moms Project Launch Special Edition

On November 14 2023, Mbarara University of and Technology (MUST) proudly launched the “Support Moms” project, a groundbreaking initiative aimed at improving maternity services use, their well-being and ultimately reduce the Maternal Mortality Rate in Uganda. The project has great potential to stimulate and encourage routine healthcare utilization and improve maternal-fetal health outcomes among all […]

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Internationally recognized Women at MUST

Recognizing our globally celebrated women this women’s month.

As we continue to celebrate the Women’s month, we are honored to recognize several outstanding women who have been acknowledged on an international level by various organizations. Listed in no particular order, these remarkable individuals are: Sumaiya Nalukwago Sumaiya Nalukwago is a student in the Faculty of Computing and Informatics at Mbarara University of Science […]

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Emergency Medicine at Mbarara University of Science and Technology

New home for Emergency Medicine at Mbarara University of Science and Technology

Brief History of Emergency Medicine  The Emergency Medicine program at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) boasts a rich history, intrinsically linked to the dedication of Dr. Derek Harborne. Dr. Harborne played a pivotal role in establishing the program, laying the foundation for its future success by:  Establishing the Department: In 2018, the Department of […]

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MUST Convocation run

My Alma mater matters: MUST Convocation holds its first-ever Run.

On Febuary 21, 2024, Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) broke new ground with its first-ever Convocation Run, a vibrant event that brought together alumni, well-wishers, and the graduating class of 2024. This innovative initiative aimed to foster a stronger sense of community, welcome new graduates, and generate support for future convocation activities. The […]

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The 2024/2025 Undergraduate Admission Details

The  2024/2025 undergraduate admission details (Tuition/Fees, Reporting Date, Application fees, Cutoff Points for Last Year (2023/2024) and Procedure for Online Application). Click here to view full details on how to apply Click here to get full details of application entry requirements

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Higher Education Access Certificate (HEAC) at MUST

What is HEAC? HEAC is an academic programme designed as a remedial programme for students who do not meet the minimum requirements for admission to degree or diploma programmes to make up for deficiency in their grades. It is approved by National Council for Higher Education as a level 4 qualification under the Qualifications Framework. […]

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