The Graduating Class of 2018 is hereby invited to the 19th Commencement Lecture


"Individually Sourced Innovativeness and Entrepreneurship"

By Prof. John Ddumba-Ssentamu, Former Vice Chancellor, Makerere University


Date: Wednesday, 24th October, 2018

Venue: University Graduation Ground



1:00 PM: Staff and graduating class and students take their seats

1:30 PM: Invited Guests take their seats

1:40 PM: The Guest Speaker plants tree

2:00 PM: The procession proceeds to the venue

2:15 PM: Guest Speaker takes his seat

- National Anthem

- East African Community Anthem

- Buganda Anthem

- University Anthem

- University Prayer

2:30 PM: Introductory remarks by the Master of Ceremonies

2:35 PM: Welcome remarks by the Vice Chancellor

2:40 PM: Introduction of the Guest Speaker by the University Orator

2:50 PM: Commencement Lecture

3:50 PM: Comments and Questions

4:10 PM: Vote of thanks by the Chairperson, University Council

4:20 PM: Chairperson University Council presents a plaque to Guest Speaker

4:30 PM: Cultural Dance

4:50 PM: National Anthem

5:00 PM: Departure 



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Prof. Wilson Muyinda Mande, Vice Chancellor, Nkumba University; together with Mr. Michael Segwaya, Executive Director, Barclays Bank, launching the Barclays ReadytoWork Students Resource Center at Nkumba University Main Library on September 3, 2018. Barclays Bank donated five (5) computers for the Student Resource Center as well as 22 6-seater library reading tables and 15 bookshelves in the drive to “empower those who empower others”. 


Nkumba University has received a ready to work resource center from Barclays Bank that will enable academic staff improve their skills. The resource center includes 11 computers, furniture, and book shelves.


THIRD PHOTO: Vice Chancellor Prof. Wilson Muyinda Mande and Barclays Executive Director Mr. Michael Segwaya, observe a demonstration of the ReadytoWork Students Resource Center. Also observing are students and staff of the University.  



A medical center with the services of quality medical personnel is located on campus. Health and emergency care are available to all students.