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Nov
30

Assoc. Prof. Gilbert Mayiga hands over SCIT Deanship to Dr Joseph Balikuddembe

Assoc. Prof. Gilbert Mayiga hands over SCIT Deanship to Dr Joseph Balikuddembe Assoc. Prof. Gilbert Mayiga on 30th November 2022 handed over the instruments of power to Dr Joseph Kibombo  Balikudembe the  Dean-elect School of Computing and Informatics Technology (SCIT), College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) Prof. Mayiga’s handover follows his resignation from university […]

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Nov
25

CoCIS Hosts the first MURBS-Stanbic Financial Literacy Clinic

CoCIS Hosts the first MURBS-Stanbic Financial Literacy Clinic In the university setting, staff and students are concerned with teaching and learning and managing university affairs. This time, Makerere University Retirements Benefits Scheme (MURBS), the university management and Stanbic Bank have created an opportunity and forum for staff and students to reflect on their finances and […]

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Nov
16

Makerere University COCIS to deploy the Smart Bee Monitors in the field in December 2022.

Makerere University COCIS to deploy the Smart Bee Monitors in the field in December 2022. An interdisciplinary team of Researchers from Makerere University College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) have designed the Smart bee Monitor ready to conduct its first trials in the field in December 2022. This is the first time the device […]

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Nov
04

CoCIS Freshers win scholastic materials, advised to balance social and academic life.

Three first-year students for the academic year 202/2023 from the College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) on Thursday 3rd November 2022 won scholastic materials worth over 100 thousand shillings each after emerging winners during the orientation raffle and quiz. Blasio Nabasa, Tukwasibwe Martin, and Rhino Martin won school bags, counter books, and an assortment […]

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Oct
27

CoCIS Freshers Cautioned Against Exam Malpractice and Sexual Harassment

Freshers admitted to Makerere University College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) have been cautioned to guard against examination malpractice, sexual harassment, and any form of indiscipline.  “Your objective is to be successful to earn a degree”, freshers were told. The College leadership, members of staff from and other university units were speaking to freshers […]

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Oct
13

CoCIS Researchers Design Models to Diagnose Malaria on a Smartphone using Artificial Intelligence (AI)

CoCIS Researchers Design Models to Diagnose Malaria on a Smartphone using Artificial Intelligence (AI) Dr. Rose Nakasi a researcher in the Automation of diagnosis of Malaria, specifically in thick blood smears using Computer Vision Models has been able to show how Artificial Intelligence can be used to diagnose malaria and improve the way the microscopy […]

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Oct
13

CoCIS Celebrates Noble research and Innovations as part of Mak@100

CoCIS Celebrates Noble research and Innovations as part of Mak@100 Makerere University College of Computing and Information Science (CoCIS) on 30th September 2021 exhibited some of her novel research projects, technologies, and innovations as part of the activities to commemorate the centennial celebrations of Makerere University. The college also held a public lecture and Alumni […]

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Oct
13

Makerere Must Lead Uganda’s Technological Revolution says Dr. FF Tusubira

Makerere Must Lead Uganda’s Technological Revolution says Dr. FF Tusubira Renowned Ugandan academic and international ICT consultant, Eng Dr. F. Francis Tusubira, has implored Makerere University to protect its reputation and lead the technological revolution and research in the country. Dr. Tusubira previously taught at the College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) for many […]

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