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Niwareeba Roland

Head of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department

Roland niwareeba

Message from the Head of Department

The department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering has a long and profound tradition of educating electrical and electronic engineers. Our programmes empower students with the knowledge and skills required to undergo a successful engineering career.  We offer degree and diploma programmes from all major branches of electrical engineering. The department offers eight programmes, namely:

  • Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Telecommunication Engineering
  • Bachelor of Mechatronics and Biomedical Engineering
  • Higher Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  • Diploma in Telecommunication Engineering
  • Diploma in Computer Engineering
  • Diploma in Biomedical Engineering

The department has recently been furnished and equipped with modern laboratory equipment in the areas of power engineering, telecommunications, instrumentation, control and biomedical engineering. Most of the areas around the department have been provided with wireless internet access and students can gather in these areas and either study or have group discussions comfortably with the wireless internet and laptop power support.

The university also signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Amalthea Trust Foundation, a UK based charity organization and since 2011, the foundation has supported the department with biomedical training equipment and providing experts from the UK who come and train the students pursuing biomedical engineering.

One of the key goals of the department is to develop innovative programs, so that our students are always at the leading edge. We utilize flexible teaching delivery methods such as lectures, tutorials, practicals and also utilize online learning using Moodle.

The department continues to offer world class, challenging and well balanced learning environment that has produced engineers that are employed by major Power, Telecommunication and ICT companies in Uganda and abroad. 

Contact us

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
P.O Box 01, Kyambogo
Kampala- Uganda
Tel: +256 414 223867
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