Humanities & Social Sciences

Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health, Dr. Diana Atwine, Commends Initiative Focused on Student and Community Well-being

The excitement at Kabale University was noticeable this morning the 8th of November 2023, as we welcomed Dr. Diana Atwine, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health in Uganda in an event set to launch the KAB mental wellness center This event marks a significant step in prioritizing mental health and well-being within the University...

Kabale University Celebrates World Mental Health Day: Promoting a Culture of Well-being

Kabale University, celebrated World Mental Health Day today the October 30th, emphasizing the importance of mental well-being and raising awareness about mental health issues. The event brought together students, staff and the Mental Health Management Committee that was established by the Kabale University Senate. World Mental Health Day is recognized globally as a day to acknowledge...

Sabiti Makara delivers Professorial Inaugural Lecture at KAB, examining decentralization and governance in Uganda

KAB has held a Professorial Inaugural Lecture to celebrate the appointment of Professor Sabiti Makara as a new professor in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, specializing in governance. The event that was held at the KAB main campus in Kikungiri was attended by several members from the local government in areas of Greater...

KABSOM Students present at the African Regional Conference organised by React Africa Network South Center Conference 23

  In an engaging exchange of ideas at the Antimicrobial Resistance at React Africa Network South Center Conference 23 (#RANSCConference23) in Lusaka, Zambia, students from Kabale University School of Medicine took the forefront in discussing pivotal themes, with one particularly captivating topic cantered around the continued momentum of the #AMR agenda across diverse sectors and levels. The...

 Kabale University Tourism Students Embark on a Thrilling Three-Day Journey to Semliki National Park

In an exciting educational endeavour, students from the Institute of Tourism and Hospitality embarked on a three-day expedition to Semliki National Park – Bundibugyo district, immersing themselves in the breathtaking natural beauty and wildlife that Uganda has to offer. This hands-on training and practical approach help students to experience and develop more skills in the field...

Practice social work as a duty to others; not as a job!

The World Social Work Day 2023 celebrations have been held at Kabale University in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the main campus on Kikungiri Hill. The event that was held today was celebrated under the theme "Respecting diversity through joint social action". Prof. Joy Kwesiga speaking Speaking at the function, the Vice Chancellor, Prof....

Kabale University swears in Staff Tribunal

In a ceremony that took place today on the 16th of September 2022 at Kabale University, the eight members of the Kabale University Tribunal members were Sworn in. The occasion was presided over by the University Vice Chancellor, Professor Joy C. Kwesiga. She welcomed the members of the Staff Tribunal and informed them about the...

Directors, Deans and Heads of departments oriented about new university policies

On Wednesday 14th an information dissemination workshop was organized by the Office of the University Secretary. The Directors, Deans, Heads of Departments, and other key team leaders at Kabale University attended this workshop. This was largely aimed at sharing the latest information updates them about the different policies that had been approved by the University...

Kabale University Team engages National Inspectors of Schools

On the 29th of June, a combined team from Kabale University was invited to the Uganda National Inspectors of Schools General Assembly. This was hosted at the Kabale National Teachers College. The team made a presentation to the audience about the role of Public Universities in national development. This national inspectors General Assembly was a...

Governance is key to Society’s Existence

Prof. Benon C. Basheka (Deputy VC Academic Affairs) In a one-day retreat organized by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences for Staff and Graduate Students of Kabale University, it was realized that Society is there because of Governance, be it in any Institution or Government such units cannot run smoothly without governance. This was revealed...