Call For Articles: Journal Of Development Studies

You are invited to submit your articles for possible inclusion and publication in our annual journal entitled, JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENT
STUDIES, VOLUME 5. The Journal of Development Studies is a Social Science publication couched in the Department of Development
Studies (DDS). It is a multidisciplinary peer reviewed journal that is published in conjunction with the Research Directory of Uganda Martyrs
University, Nkozi. It aims at providing a platform for engaging scholarly work on pertinent issues of development. The Journal welcomes
research work in the stipulated special issue themes, as well as standard area papers that tackle key issues of development in novel and
creative ways.

News & Announcements


Eastern and Southern Africa Higher Education Centers of Excellence (ACE II) Project Launched

Nairobi, October 26, 2016: TheEastern and Southern Africa Higher Education Centers of Excellence Project (ACE II) seeks to strengthen 24 competitively selected centers to deliver quality, market-relevant post-graduate education, and build collaborative research capacity in five regional priority areas: industry , agriculture, health, education and applied statistics. The five-year project is financed by the World Bank with US$140m in the form of IDA Credit to eight participating countries. In addition, the Inter University Council for East Africa (IUCEA), which is the Regional Facilitation Unit of the ACE II project will receive an IDA Grant totaling US$8m to facilitate and coordinate the project. Read More  


UMU reaches out to Busega

On Saturday 12th November 2016, as one of the graduation activities, we held a community outreach at the Busega round about. Activities involved a wellness clinic focusing on cancer screening and a community rubbish clean up.


UMU is taking part in the International Open Access Week

Uganda Martyrs University through Archbishop Kiwanuka Memorial Library and the Directorate of Research will be joining the rest of the world to take part in the International Open Access Week that is scheduled take place from 24th – 29th October 2016.

Theme: Open in Action

Dates: 24th to 29th October 2016

Venue: Graduation Square

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