geoffrey mark kagaruraName: Geoffrey Mark Kagarura

Male, Ugandan

Highest Qualification: Bsc. Telecommunication Engineering

2010-Date: Teaching Assistant

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

School of Engineering (Formerly: Faculty of Technology)

College of Engineering Design, Art and Technology


Contact: +256712930408


Research Interests

Wireless Networks, Cognitive radio, Information Communications Technology (ICT), Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence, Systems Engineering

Courses Taught

Course Engineering Programs Offered
Physical Electronics Electrical, Telecom
Electrical Materials I Electrical, Telecom (Not Currently Offered)
Electrical Materials II Electrical, Telecom (Not Currently Offered)
Electrical Materials Electrical, Telecom
Electricity and Magnetism Computer
Applied Analog Electronics Electrical, Telecom, Computer
Intelligent Systems Electrical, Telecom, Computer
CISCO IT Essentials 4.0 All (Not Currently Offered)
Final Year Project Electrical, Telecom, Computer(Supervision)

Other Major Roles

Role Title / theme of Conference Date and Location Name and address of Organisers Name and address of co- Organisers
Secretariat of Academic Conference(Roseline N AkolConference Chair) 2nd National Communications Conference (NCC) 2012Theme: Exploring Technology for National Development. 10th-11th September  2012, Kampala, Uganda CEDAT,  Engineering, Makerere Uganda Communications Commission, UCC (main sponsors)
Secretariat of  Academic Conference(Roseline N AkolConference Chair) 1st National Communications Conference (NCC) NCC 2011Theme: Advancing locally relevant solutions in communications 5-6th September  2011, Kampala, Uganda Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Makerere Uganda Communications Commission, UCC (main sponsors)

Selected Collaborations

Project/Program Title Major Funding Agency Leading Institution Name of Principal Researcher/Team leader and contact address Start and End Dates
(Community Wireless Resource Centre (CWRC) Under CEDAT)CWRC research abroad Experience CWRC through the Millennium Science Initiative (UNCST) Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), South Africa Dr. Dorothy Okello (Makerere University)Dr.  Ntsibane Ntlapapa (CSIR)/ Prof. Fisseha Mekuria(CSIR  13 November-16 December 2011
UIRI-Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering- Joint Training and Resaerch UIRI (equipment)/Self/ Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering Makerere University, Uganda Industrial Research Institute (UIRI) Under MoU Instrumentation Unit, UIRI June/July 2011-May 2012


  • Kagarura, G. M; “Design of a Reduced Complexity Channel Model for MIMO Based 4G Systems”, Undergraduate Project Report, (Unpublished), Department of Electrical Engineering, Makerere University, July 2010.


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