News & Announcements


1 ICAfrica Research and Publication Training Workshop

 The ICA Africa Region (ICAfrica), with support from the International Communication Association (ICA), is organizing a three day workshop to train early career academic scholars and graduate students to focus on writing abstracts and/or research papers for submission to international
conferences, peer-reviewed journals, and edited books. As part of the training, there will be a keynote address and overview on contemporary
research and publication in the region by the Deputy Executive Secretary of the Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA)


Study Loans. Apply Now

The Higher Education Students Financing Board (HESFB) was established by an Act of Parliament to manage the Students’ Loan Scheme.

The Board has received funds from the Government of Uganda to be used for financing Ugandan Students who are pursuing studies in Higher Education Institutions in Uganda.

The Board now invites Students’ Loan Applications for the Academic year 2017/18 commencing Thursday June 15, 2017, the closing date for receiving applications is Friday, 4th August 2017 at 1700 hours’ local time.

HESFB Loan Application Advert 2017

Loan Application Form 2017/18


UMU hosts career expo

UMU is hosting a two day career expo that has been organised by the National Social Security Fund in partnership with Monitor Publications Limited. The expo that is taking place today 4th and tomorrow 5th April 2017 is an initiative aimed at providing an opportunity to students to explore careers and gain information that can help them make informed career decisions as they prepare for a life after University.


587 graduate in March

The second part of the 22nd Graduation ceremony of Uganda Martyrs University saw 587 graduands awarded degrees certificates and diplomas in their different respective programmes. Of the 587 graduands, 313 were male and 274 were female.

Hon. Dr. Elioda Tumwesigye, the minister of Science, Technology and Innovation was the guest of Honour and other Guests included the Chancellor, His Grace John Baptist Odama and the Chairperson of the Governing Council, His Lord Sanctus Lino Wanok.