Collaboration Programme between University of Bergen and Makerere University

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On 18. November 1999 a frame agreement on research collaboration, scientific competence building, student and staff exchange, and institutional development was signed between University of Bergen and Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda. The agreement has a time frame of fifteen years.

The agreement is an important element in the strategic work between scientists from the two academic institutions. Collaboration between the two universities can be established in any field of mutual interest relevant to the objectives of the two universities.

Projects complying with the conditions of the Frame Agreement, are regarded as part of the collaboration, irrespective of financial backing.

Co-ordinator/contact persons:

Thorkild Tylleskär , Professor,
main co-ordinator, University of Bergen
Telephone: +4755974975, +47 48074410

Edward Kirumira, Professor, main co-ordinator at Makerere University, Telephone: +25641 531302 (Bergen/Makerere Collaboration Office)

Thelma Kraft, Senior Executive Officer, Administrative co-ordinator, University of Bergen

Telephone: +4755584241






Frame Agreement

Annex 2007-2009

Library Programme

Travel Information

Bergen Guide

Agreement Joint Degrees

General Information from School of Graduate Studies, Makerere University

Guidebook for (medical) students







+47 55 58 42 41
+47 55 58 44 50