The strategic plan for research at College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology, Makerere University can be summed up simply:
Be the best at what we undertake to do.
The research enterprise supports College research priorities: Infrastructure and Land, Engineering Materials, Energy, Computer Systems Engineering, Geographical Information Systems, Water Resources and Environmental Engineering, Architecture Planning and Urbanism. We build on our strengths when creating programs, recruiting faculty, purchasing equipment, and supporting interdisciplinary programs. College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT) research is committed to Enhancing Knowledge Creation and Promoting a Generation of Innovations.
Below is the Research paradigm for the College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology in the different existing departments.