Makerere University

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Global Influence
University in Kampala, Uganda

About Makerere University

According to Wikipedia, Makerere University, Kampala U.S. News & World Report has ranked Makerere University as the eighth best university in Africa and the 569th best university worldwide. In the 2020 U.S. News & World Report ranking, Makerere is the highest-ranked university in sub-Saharan Africa outside of South Africa. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings for 2016 ranked it as the fourth best university in Africa.

Makerere University's Online Degrees

What Is Makerere University Known For?

Makerere University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Makerere University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Makerere University's Most Influential Alumni?

Makerere University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Medical, and Political Science. Here are some of Makerere University's most famous alumni:

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
A Kenyan writer.
John Sentamu
An Archbishop of York. John Sentamu is Bishop of Birmingham. John Sentamu is Bishop of Stepney. John Sentamu is Ugandan-born British Anglican bishop .
Ruhakana Rugunda
A 10th Prime Minister of Uganda.
Julius Nyerere
A Tanzanian politician and writer, first Prime Minister and President of Tanzania and Servant of God.
Yasmin Alibhai-Brown
Yasmin Alibhai-Brown
A Ugandan-born British journalist and author.
Milton Obote
A Second president of Uganda .
Micere Githae Mugo
A Kenyan writer and activist.
David Rubadiri
A Malawian diplomat.
Apolo Nsibambi
A Ugandan Prime MInister .
Olara Otunnu
A Ugandan diplomat.
Yoweri Museveni
A President of Uganda reelected.
Mwai Kibaki
A 3rd President of Kenya.

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