A Report on the 10th Inter-University Human Rights Competition (2017)


Graduation 2017

266 Graduate from the School of Law in 2017, The Makerere University’s 67th Graduation Ceremony that ran from the 21st to the 24th of February saw a total of 14,897 students awarded degrees and diplomas out of which 266 were from the School of Law including one Doctor of Laws by Joseph Murangira.

Professor Sylvia Tamale delivers inaugural lecture on Nudity, Protest and the Law in Uganda

It was an afternoon filled with airs of satisfaction on the 28th of October 2016 when Prof. Sylvia Tamale delivered aninaugural Lecture on  Nudity, Protests and the Lawin Uganda in the Main hall of Makerere University.

The 25th African Human Rights Moot Court Competition

The final round of the 25th African Human Rights Moot Court Competition was held at the Constitutional Court of South Africa on Saturday 8 October 2016. The finalist teams consisted of the top Francophone, top Lusophone and two top Anglophone teams who emerged from the preliminary rounds that were held on 3 and 4 October.

School of Law Participates in the International Humanitarian Law Moot Court

The School of Law was the runners up in the 2016 International Humanitarian Law Moot Court held at the Silver springs Hotel recently. The Moot is organized by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).

Freshers welcome to Law School(2016/17)

The School of law has formerly welcome the first year students to the University with a call on them to use their newly acquired freedoms wisely.

Mr. Godard Busingye successfully defends his Phd Thesis

    Mr. Godard Busingye successfully defended his PhD thesis before a panel of academicians during a public defence held at the School of Law yesterday. Busingye becomes the second LLD Student in the history of the School of Law following Professor Ben Twinomugisha who was the pioneer LLD student at the Law School Makerere University.

Public Defence of LLD Candidate Mr. Godard Busingye

This is to invite you to the public defence of one of our LLD Candidates, Mr. Godard Busingye

Title of the Thesis: “Law and Gender Relations in Land Decision-Making    Processes in Uganda: A Case Study of Ibanda Town Council, Western Uganda”.

Supervisors: Professor Joe Oloka-Onyango
                         Professor Sylvia Tamale

Venue:          School of Law Auditorium

Date:           Tuesday 30th August 2016

Private Admission Lists 2016/17

The long awaited private sponsorship admission lists for academic year 2016/2017 are here;


Click Link below to download.

52 awarded Administrative Law Certificates in Tororo

A total number of 52 Participants in the Administrative Law short course in Tororo Centre received their certificates at an event organised at Sunrise Hotel in Tororo Town. The event, the third of its kind, was officiated by the District Chairperson Tororo Mr. Apollo Jaramogi and was witnessed by other District officials that included the Chairperson District Service Commission Tororo, Mr. Okudel Charles, while Dr.


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