Centers of Excellence
Each selected institution will implement its own ACE proposal. A recognized academic or researcher with leadership and managerial capacity has been chosen as the leader of the newly established ACE within the institution. The leader will come from the primary discipline of the ACE, be supported by faculty from all relevant departments and receive support and guidance from the leadership of the ACE hosting university. Project implementation equally draws heavily on a large number of international, regional and national partners to achieve academic and development objectives. The ACE will also receive support from its hosting university. Responsibility for fiduciary matters during the implementation will lie with existing implementation units within the ACE institutions.
The Africa Center of Excellence for Pharm-Biotechnology and Traditional Medicine (PHARMBIOTRAC) is based at the Mbarara University of Science & Technology (MUST), a public university based in western Uganda and about 260km from the capital city, Kampala. PHARMBIOTRAC is pleased to invite applications from highly motivated, talented, research focused and qualified candidates for admission in MSc (by Coursework and Dissertation) and PhD (by Research) in Pharm biotechnology and Traditional Medicine for the academic year 2017/18. Scholarship opportunities are available on a competitive basis to eligible Africans... Read More