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Makerere University

Makerere University, P.O. Box 7062, Kampala, UG, Kampala Uganda
    • QS World University Rankings
      1001-1200
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio24
    • International Students2,694
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty1,468

    + 12 others shortlisted this university

    + 13 others shortlisted this university

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    Established in 1922 as a humble technical school, Makerere University is one of the oldest and most prestigious Universities in Africa. In January of that year, the school, which was later renamed Uganda Technical College, opened its doors to 14 day students who began studying Carpentry, Building and Mechanics. The College soon began offering various other courses in Medical Care, Agriculture , Veterinary Sciences and Teacher Training. It expanded over the years to become a Center for Higher Education in East Africa in 1935. In 1937, the College started developing into an institution of higher education, offering post-school certificate courses.

    About

    Established in 1922 as a humble technical school, Makerere University is one of the oldest and most prestigious Universities in Africa. In January of that year, the school, which was later renamed Uganda Technical College, opened its doors to 14 day students who began studying Carpentry, Building and Mechanics. The College soon began offering various other courses in Medical Care, Agriculture , Veterinary Sciences and Teacher Training. It expanded over the years to become a Center for Higher Education in East Africa in 1935. In 1937, the College started developing into an institution of higher education, offering post-school certificate courses.

    University highlights

    Makerere University is one of the top Public universities in Kampala, Uganda. It is ranked #1001-1200 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2015
      # 701+
    • 2016
      #701+
    • 2017
      #701+
    • 2018
      #801-1000
    • 2020
      #1001+
    • 2021
      #1001+
    • 2022
      #1001-1200

    Ranking criteria

    9.4
    Academic Reputation
    4.9
    Citations per Faculty
    8.3
    Employer Reputation
    3.9
    Faculty Student Ratio
    3.7
    International Faculty Ratio
    9.7
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    35,307

    9%
    91%

    International students
    2,694

    %
    %

    Total faculty staff
    1,468

    108
    1360

    Total students
    35,307

    9%
    91%

    International students
    2,694

    Total faculty staff
    1,468

    1360
    108
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