Makerere receives land for Kiira EV Plant

The Executive Director of Uganda Investment Authority, Eng Dr Frank Ssebowa, has, on behalf of the Government , handed over 100 acres of land to Makerere University’s Centre For Research in Transportation Technologies (CRTT). The land, in the Jinja Industrial…

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Students’ Open Day kicks off

The College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT) today started its two-day exhibition. A colourful ceremony was presided over by the University Vice Chancellor Professor Venansius Baryamureeba. The students and researchers of the college showcased about 100 projects that…


Kiira EV Test Drive Successful

The Centre for Research in Transportation Technologies (Vehicle Design Project), College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology, Makerere University has successfully conducted the first test drive of its flagship concept, the 2-seater Electric vehicle.   Code named the Kiira-EV, the flashy…

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1st Annual Students’ open day 2011

The College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT) will on 18th-19th November 2011 host the 1st Annual CEDAT open day 2011, under the theme “Creating Employment Opportunities for Uganda’s Youth through Technological Innovations” The major event for this day will…