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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 [...]


‘’Enhancing manpower abilities’’ was authored as a result of the study conducted during the month of June-August 2018 which was a cross-sectional survey based on a total of 57 respondents;29 from the faculty of science and 28 from the faculty of interdisciplinary studies, all third-year students at MUST. Please follow the link here to download the full article

URA Tax debate

On 2nd October 2019, MUST was privileged to Host a Team from URA that held a debate with the students community under  the theme " Uganda's Tax System: The Remedy to Uganda's Public financing Problem" The students formed a taxation Association. Members will enjoy privileges like internship at URA, Training opportunities, become URA Ambassadors,and also create a link between URA and MUST, These can invite them to MUST when need of training arises. The Cooperate Affairs Manager URA, Mr. Robert Wamala  [...]