CiPSD MEETS WITH ICDL AFRICA TEAM

CoCIS hosted the General Manager and Country Manager for ICDL Africa on the 22nd February 2018. The aim of the meeting was for the stakeholders to meet and keep track on what is going on with the ICDL programme at the Centre, exchange new ideas and the attest trends within ICDL, and meet the current…

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GET CONNECTED

The College of Computing and IS through its Centre for Innovations and Professional Skills Department (CiPSD) conducted a one-week ICT skills training workshop from the 11th – 15th Dec 2017. The training was part of the College’s community outreach initiative to give back to the Makerere University community. The overall main objective of the training…

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ICT Digital literacy (Get Connected) skills training

The College of Computing and IS (CoCIS) and the Centre for Innovations and Professional Skills Development (CiPSD) through its community outreach programme is offering a FREE one week ICT Digital literacy (Get Connected) skills training to the Makerere University Community. Objective: Empower the youth with ICT digital skills that they can use in their everyday…

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Launch of the Makerere Innovations and Incubation Centre

The Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development (MFPED), through the Competitiveness and Investment Climate Strategy (CICS) secretariat, in partnership with Makerere University, College of Computing and Information Science (COCIS) following a stakeholders meeting in July 2016 finally launched the Makerere Innovation and Incubation Centre on 5th October 2017. The aim of the Centre is…

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Big Ideas Challenge Info Session

Big Ideas is an annual contest aimed at providing funding, support, and encouragement to interdisciplinary teams of students who have “big ideas.” Since its founding in 2006, Big Ideas has inspired innovative and high-impact student-led projects aimed at solving problems that matter to this generation. By encouraging novel proposals and then supporting concrete next steps,…

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