In the pursuit of advancing knowledge and contributing to sustainable development, Nkumba University is proud to announce its upcoming Annual PhD Research Conference, scheduled to take place on April 18th -19th, 2024. This year’s conference theme, “Nurturing a Culture of  Research for Sustainable Development,” 

Nkumba University invites researchers, academics, and professionals to submit papers for presentation at our upcoming conference. The event will be held both physically at Nkumba University in Mpanga Library and virtually.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: 15th February 2024.
  • Full-length Paper Submission Deadline: 15th March 2024.

 Presentation Areas:

Presenters may submit papers (but not exclusively) in the following areas:

  • Social Sciences & Humanities
  • Applied & Natural Science
  • Tourism & Hospitality
  • Industrial Art & Design
  • Computing & IT
  • Law & Society
  • Education
  • Business Management and Entrepreneurship, and related areas.

Manuscript Submission:

Submissions should be sent to and These submissions should not exceed more than 10 pages, font…, spacing…

 Publishing Opportunity:

  • Manuscripts will undergo rigorous review by experts.
  • Quality papers will be published in the Nkumba International Research Journal.