Makerere University, Wandegeya, Makerere,Kampala, Uganda.


Ranked by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for 2016 as the fourth best university in Africa, Makerere is one of Africa’s most prestigious Universities. The University which started as a technical school in 1922 is currently composed of nine colleges and one school offering programmes for about 36,000 undergraduates and 4,000 postgraduates. Located on Makerere Hill, one of the six hills on which Uganda’s capital city Kampala is built, the university’s main campus spans 300 acres and is just a short distance away from the city centre.