News & Events

Law students at the 70th graduation ceremony

18 Jan 2020 - 2:56pm

Two Hundred Thirty Six Law students of Makerere University were today Friday 17th January 2020 among the University students that were conferred degrees during the 4th and last session of the 70th graduation ceremony held at Freedom square....

Mr. Benson Tusasirwe successfully defended his L.L.D Thesis

12 Dec 2019 - 10:38am

Mr. Benson Tusasirwe successfully defended his L.L.D Thesis titled, THE JUDICIAL ENFORCEMENT OF THE RIGHT TO FREEDOM OF POLITICAL ASSEMBLY AND ASSOCIATION IN UGANDA. The defence was held  on 10th December 2019

The study analyses the right to...


1 Nov 2019 - 1:32pm

Makerere University School of Law invites applications for admission to the Administrative Officers’ Law Short Coursefor the KAMPALA CENTREthat will run for two (2) months during the period (18th November 2019 to 29...

Former Makerere Vice Chancellor Prof. Asavia Wandira passes on

3 Oct 2019 - 3:17pm


He served his first tenure as Vice Chancellor from 1972 to 1975, after which he left Uganda. He served as Professor of Education at the University of Swaziland. On return to Uganda, he was named Minister of Education in 1979. Thereafter, Professor Wandira was appointed Vice Chancellor...

Research Validation in the Disability law and Rights Centre

2 Oct 2019 - 11:55am

The Disability Law and Rights Centre (DLRC) school of Law has undertaken research in Disability Law and Rights issues with Academic staff in the School taking lead.

A research validation seminar was held Saturday 27th at the School of Law...

School of law to start courses in Extractive Industry

2 Oct 2019 - 11:31am

Plans are underway for the School of Law to start courses in the extractive Industry.  During a regional consultative meeting held at the School recently, it was revealed that the region was spending big sums of money sending staff abroad to take on courses in the extractives.

A dialogue...