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  • Representatives from Makerere University, University of Dar es Salaam, University of Rwanda and Swedish Partner Universities on a visit to IUCEA to discuss collaboration within the area of mathematics and statistics in East Africa.
  • IUCEA old and current Executives from left Prof. Moses Golola, Prof. Chacha Nyaigotti-Chacha, Prof. Mayunga Nkunya, IUCEA Chairperson Dr. Ir. Nusura Hassan, Prof. Alexandre Lyambabaje, Mr. Erick Kigozi and Prof. Pontien Ndabaneze
  • Dr. Helmut Blumbach and Prof. Alexandre Lyambabaje exchanging documents after signing the Memorandum of Understanding for collaboration in the next five years.
  • Members of the Staff and Students Mobility Committee of IUCEA after their meeting that took place on 17th March 2016 at the IUCEA Secretariat
  • New EAC Institutions Executive Secretaries visit IUCEA

    Secretary, Kiswahili Commission, (6th from left) Prof. Pontien Ndabaneze, Deputy Executive Secretary, IUCEA and other IUCEA staff.

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Advert Chief Research and Innovation Coordination Officer (P4)


IUCEA now wishes to recruit a qualified person for the post of Chief Research and Innovation Coordination Officer (P4) from qualified individuals from the Republic of Burundi, according to EAC quota system.

Job Title:                    Chief Research and Innovation Coordination Officer

Division:                     Higher Education, Programmes, Projects and Research (HEPPR)

Grade:                        P4

Job reports to:           Deputy Executive Secretary - HEPPR

Job supervises:           Principal Innovation Officer and Principal Research Officer

Job purpose:              The job holder will provide strategic leadership in the process of developing research policy, planning, developing and coordinating research projects/programmes.

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The KEMRI-Welcome Trust Programme an internationally renowned health research programme and Pwani University, one of the dynamic young universities in Kenya, are jointly offering opportunities for a fully funded Postgraduate Diploma studentship in Research Methods. Read More


The Call for participation to a Seminar on Quality doctoral education – A prerequisite for Strong Universities in Africa Nairobi, 26-28 September 2016”  Read More


Higher Education Quality Assurance practitioners urged be at the forefront of making the relevant strategies and quality improvement initiatives in higher education.

Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA), Kampala, Uganda 17th May 2016:Hon. (Rtd) Maj. Alupo Jessica Rose Epel (MP), Minister of Education, Science Technology and Sports,Republic of Uganda, urged Higher Education Quality Education practitioners to be at the forefront of making the relevant strategies and improvement initiatives in higher education. Read more

IUCEA Special Issue on 10 years Anniversary of the IUCEA



2.Special Message from the IUCEA Executive Secretary

3.Celebrations of the 10th Aniversary of Revitalization the IUCEA

•A Statement by Dr. Diodorus Buberwa Kamala, Minister for East African Affairs, Tanzania

and Chairperson of the East African Community Council of Ministers on the 10th Anniversary of the IUCEA

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