Date: Tue, 11/21/2023 - 13:12

We are thrilled to announce the newest graduate fellows of our team, Marthahope NalwogaTendo MercyMwiru Brandon and Geofrey Ssegawa, who joins us as Information Processing Assistants. With a wealth of experience in Information processing, content creation, GIS and all general library processes, they bring a fresh perspective and a passion for automation of the library processes and the university at large. We are confident that they will contribute significantly to our ongoing success and help us reach new heights.

Please join us in extending a warm welcome to Marthahope Nalwoga, Tendo Mercy, Mwiru Brandon and Geofrey Ssegawa. We look forward to the positive energy and expertise they will bring to our collaborative work environment. Here's to a bright future together!



Date: Sun, 10/15/2023 - 13:38

In a bid to guide and inspire the next generation of students, Busitema University took center stage at Buddo Secondary School's annual career fair. The event witnessed the active participation of esteemed University officials from the Academic Registrar's Office and the Directorate of Institutional, namely Ms. Nakaye Alice and Dr. Muwesi Charles, respectively. They presented a dynamic showcase of Busitema University's prestigious academic programs, spanning various fields, including Engineering, Health Sciences, Science, Education, and Agriculture. This strategic initiative aims to equip prospective students with the necessary knowledge and insight to make informed career choices as they embark on their educational journey with Busitema University, ensuring they chart a successful and fulfilling path to their future.


Date: Sun, 10/01/2023 - 14:24

The Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Club at Busitema University's Faculty of Health Sciences has won the sought-after award at the Antimicrobial Resistance Championship 2023, a resounding triumph for public health awareness. This distinguished award not only recognises the club's members' devotion and hard work, but it also emphasises the urgency of addressing the growing global health danger posed by antibiotic resistance.

Various educational institutions enthusiastically participated in the AMR Championship 2023, which aimed to raise public awareness and encourage the appropriate use of antimicrobials. The AMR Club at Busitema University emerged as champions as a result of their remarkable efforts in educating the community about the serious effects of AMR and the critical role of effective antibiotic use. image

Date: Tue, 09/26/2023 - 15:32

Busitema University, in partnership with Cyber School Technologies and with generous funding from the Mastercard Foundation, has successfully concluded a transformative two-day training event on E-Learning and Learning Management Systems on September 26th, 2023. The training, led by experts from Eight Tech Consults, aimed to equip both academic, support and administrative staff from all six Busitema University campuses with essential skills in content authoring. This comprehensive program marks a significant step forward in the university's commitment to enhancing its online distance learning capabilities, aligning with the evolving trends in academia.

With a diverse cohort of attendees, including Academic, support  and Administrative staff, the training sessions covered fundamental aspects of E-Learning and Learning Management Systems. The knowledge and skills acquired during this event are expected to empower Busitema University to excel in online distance learning, a mode of education that has gained immense importance in today's educational landscape. As Busitema looks toward the future, this initiative underscores its dedication to providing accessible and quality education to a broader audience, embracing the digital transformation that has become the hallmark of modern education.

Date: Sun, 09/24/2023 - 08:22

In a day marked by anticipation and optimism, a total of eight candidates who successfully navigated the initial stages of the shortlisting process convened to vie for the coveted positions of Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Finance and Administration) and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic Affairs). These esteemed individuals engaged in the rigorous third-level shortlisting process, aimed at identifying the most capable and qualified candidates to assume these pivotal roles within the institution.

The focal point of this pivotal day was the public presentations delivered by each of the candidates. During these presentations, they articulated their respective visions and mandates, providing insight into their strategies and operational approaches, should they be entrusted with the responsibility. Notably, the overarching theme that guided their presentations was "Making Busitema a Modern University."

With bated breath and great anticipation, the academic community now eagerly awaits the forthcoming announcement from the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Search Committee. This announcement will reveal the names of those candidates who have successfully advanced to the final stage of the selection process, as they edge closer to potentially assuming these crucial leadership positions.

Date: Thu, 09/07/2023 - 06:42

Busitema University proudly participated in the Ongoing  Sage Uganda Workshop, which was held at Makerere University from September 4th to 8th, 2023, in a spectacular display of devotion to gender equality and academic collaboration. The event, which was co-organized by numerous notable institutions, including Makerere University,Busitema University aims to bring together African mathematicians in order to stimulate collaboration, motivate students, and promote women in mathematics. Notably, the course was designed exclusively for young African researchers and graduate students, with a strong emphasis on empowering female researchers, underscoring Busitema University's commitment to developing talent and fostering diversity in academia.

Dr. Annet Komuhangi, a respected lecturer in the Department of Mathematics at Busitema University's Faculty of Science and Education, played a pivotal role as a member of the local organizing committee. Her active involvement exemplifies Busitema University's dedication to empowering women in mathematics and promoting gender balance within the field. The workshop also is  featuring at least six research projects, with participation from esteemed mathematicians across the continent. This collaborative conference serves as an invaluable platform for knowledge exchange, networking, and the celebration of women's achievements in mathematics. Busitema University looks forward to continuing its active engagement in initiatives that champion diversity and academic excellence, reinforcing its commitment to fostering an inclusive and equitable educational environment.


Date: Wed, 08/30/2023 - 08:28

Professor Elly Sabiiti has been named Acting First Deputy Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs by the Chancellor of Busitema University. The decision comes after the completion of Professor Samuel Baker Kucel's required 10-year term in the same position. Professor Sabiiti's appointment, which takes effect on August 28th, symbolizes a transitional era for the institution as it strives to retain academic quality and leadership during this interim period.

As a distinguished academic with a proven track record, Professor Sabiiti steps into this role with a wealth of experience in academia and administration. With his extensive background, he is well-equipped to oversee the university's academic affairs during this pivotal six-month period. This appointment shows Busitema University's commitment to ensure a smooth change of leadership while maintaining the University's commitment to providing high-quality education and research.

 Professor Sabiiti's appointment is on a temporary term meant to bridge the gap until a suitable candidate is found through the ongoing Deputy Vice Chancellor search committee process. This strategic approach exemplifies the university's careful selection of a meaningful leaders who will contribute to Busitema's continuing expansion and academic pre-eminence. As the university community rallies around Professor Sabiitti's leadership, excitement grows for the eventual nomination of a new Deputy Vice Chancellor to lead the institution into its next chapter of success. For More information. For more Information, Download the Article 

Date: Mon, 08/28/2023 - 11:26

Busitema University's Faculty of Engineering and Technology (FoE) began the academic year with a comprehensive Library Orientation session designed for new first-year students. The program sought to familiarize students with the University Library's resources and protocols.The program has  been led  Naggayi Eva, the Campus Librarian at the Faculty of Engineering adn Technology Librarian program.


Date: Thu, 08/24/2023 - 14:31

Busitema University has warmly welcomed its newest cohort of international students from countries including Kenya, Sudan, Tanzania, Ghana, and several other African countries in a lively display of impactful academic potential across the World. These enthusiastic students, who represent the university's Vision of being a centre of academic and professional excellence in science, technology, and innovation," gathered to pick up their Admission letters. As they embark on their academic journey, the library stands ready to provide unwavering support through their entire academic journey. Guided by its Motto of "Signifying Excellence," the library eagerly anticipates contributing to the success and growth of these exceptional scholars.


Date: Mon, 08/21/2023 - 17:07

In a bid to provide its esteemed patrons with an ever-expanding repository of academic and scholarly treasures, Busitema University Library is thrilled to announce the latest additions to its digital arsenal: the cutting-edge collections now available on JSTOR. This development promises to open doors to a wealth of knowledge across various disciplines, enriching the research and learning experience of library users.


JSTOR, the renowned digital library for academic content, has fortified its offerings with an array of fresh collections that encompass a broad spectrum of subjects. Whether you're a history enthusiast, a literature connoisseur, a scientific explorer, or a social sciences scholar, these new collections are tailored to cater to diverse interests and scholarly pursuits.


New Collections Highlights: for new collections highlights please visit:  JSTOR content releases

Accessing the Collections:


Accessing these invaluable collections is a breeze for university library users. Simply log in to the library's digital resources portal using your library credentials, and navigate to the JSTOR section. From there, you'll be transported to a world of intellectual discovery, where you can explore, read, and engage with the latest scholarly works. click to explore the university portal

The Benefits:

With these new collections, The University Library underscores its commitment to fostering a culture of learning and exploration. The collections offer a dynamic platform for users to conduct in-depth research, enhance their academic pursuits, and broaden their horizons. Whether you're a student working on a research project, a professor seeking to expand your curriculum, or an avid learner hungry for knowledge, these collections have something in store for everyone.

As the academic landscape continues to evolve, The University Library remains steadfast in its mission to provide its users with the tools they need to thrive. The introduction of the new JSTOR collections stands as a testament to this unwavering dedication.


So, what are you waiting for? Embark on a journey of discovery with the latest JSTOR collections at Busitema University Library. Expand your mind, enrich your research, and embrace the boundless possibilities that these collections bring to your fingertips.