About Us

Makerere Innovation Society is a network of passionate innovators in Universities, Vocational Institutions, Colleges, Secondary and Primary Schools in Uganda.

Our Mission

“To create the future of millions of youth in East Africa through training, Inspiring and Empowering Quality and Competent innovators and job creators who are Committed, Creative, of High Moral and Professional standards for effective demand-driven jobs creation in Uganda and the region at large.”

Our Plan

In the next 2 years, we plan to to extend our activities to all regions of Uganda and we target to have 200,000 children and the youth benefit from this program. This will cover 6 public universities, 15 vocational institutions, 200 secondary schools and 100 primary schools in Uganda

In the next 5 years, we shall set up 4 innovation hubs in 4 regions of Uganda which include northern, eastern, west Nile and western Uganda. This is aimed at promoting equality among all regions. We plan to expand our innovation initiatives to Kenya and Tanzania, engage 600,000+ children and youth, equip 10,000+ trainers and mentors. We shall be able to sustain all the activities in Uganda, we shall only be seeking for support to implement the action in Kenya and Tanzania

Our Vision

“We believe passionately in the power of innovations & entrepreneurship to create the future of students and create thousands of new job opportunities for the youth annually”

Core Values

Makerere Innovation Society is guided by the following core Values.


In all actions and interactions, the Society maintains and strives for ethical behaviors, professional etiquette and honesty.


To build and develop trust among all our stakeholders


This is the hallmark of the Society activities and programs which initiate and adapt to change

God Fearing

The Society respects all the religious differences & rules therein and promotes all that which is considered morally right.


The Society promotes a high sense of moral and ethical standards in all its dealings with stakeholders and the public.

Collaborative Approach

Groups of students work together to solve complex problems, complete tasks, or create products/services

Entrepreneurial Spirit

We want our members to be entrepreneurs, who by their very nature are thinkers and leaders, who know how to solve problems and improve the world around them. This is the spirit that we strive to foster in our members and builds confidence in ourselves.


We live and breathe our purpose reflected in our mission statement so that it shines through every product or service our innovators/entrepreneurs offer, every stakeholder & partner we work with and every initiative we take on. Together, we can build something greater.


Makerere Innovation Society is spreading all over uganda




Secondary Schools


Primary Schools


Vocational Institutions

Our Portfolio

  • All
  • Universities
  • Secondary schools
  • primary schools



Caltec Academy Makerere

Secondary Schools

Rock High school Tororo

Secondary Schools

Mama Junior School Update

Primary Schools

Nakasero Primary School

Primary Schools

Arua Technical Institute

tertiary Institutions



Tororo Girls School

Secondary Schools

gulu University



primary schools

Our Partners


The managemnt team at MIS is exception and full of committed fellas who know what they're doing

Solomon Bwire

Team Lead

Marvin Mugume

Junior coaches manager

Isaac Mubiru

Senior coaches Manager

Joel Muhanguzi

Senior Coaches Instructor

Angom Rachael

Finance team lead

Edith Ndagire

Senior Colleges Coordinator

Achan Scoiva


Turibamwe Elvin

Communications Officer

claire Nakaketo

Talent Engagement Manager

Contact Us


Makerere University, College of Engineering Design Art & Technology

Phone Number

+256 772065265

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