News & Announcements


New Acalise Scholarships

 Uganda Martyrs University Central Scholarship Committee in conjunction with African Center of Excellence in Agroecology and Livelihood System (ACALISE) invites applications from eligible candidates for the ACALISE National / International Scholarships for the PhD in Agroecology and Food Systems and MSc in Agroecology, MSc in Monitoring and Evaluation and MSc in Development Economics.


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.



UMU wins best exhibitor at UNCHE exhibitions

Uganda National Council for Higher Education (UNCHE) once again organised the annual exhibition for Universities and other tertiary
institutions which run for three days from 9th to 11th march 2017. The theme for this year’s exhibition was “Nurturing Youth for Employability and Wealth Creation: the role of Higher Education Institutions”.

With over 40 participating institutions, UMU was deservedly chosen by the Judges of this
event as the best exhibitors. It was said that the exhibitors from UMU in the best way were able to align higher education with Entrepreneurship and youth.The closing of this event was officiated by Dr. Elioda Tumwesigye, the Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation.