MUK Mathematics PhD Scholarship Applications

By | July 18, 2022

MUK Mathematics PhD Scholarship Applications

The Eastern Africa Universities Mathematics Programme invites applications for one scholarship for PhD studies in Mathematics at Makerere University.

The PhD training is expected to commence in September 2024 and will be supported every year, for not
more than four years on a full-time basis. Continuation of funding shall be guided by the annual progress report of the candidate. Applicants who are already admitted at Makerere University and still in their first year of PhD studies will also be considered.


  1. The applicant must hold at least a master’s degree in Mathematics or its equivalent.
  2. Be a Ugandan citizen, aged not more than 35 years at the time of the closing date of receiving the applications.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to think creatively and work independently and also be able to work in a team of researchers.

Application procedure

  1. Electronic submission of the application with supporting documents should be sent to
  2. The application submission deadline is Monday, August 2024, and interviews (where applicable) will be conducted at an appropriate date.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

For further information, contact:

The Head,
Department of Mathematics,
Makerere University,
Tel: +256-414-540692

Details on requirements at: