The Malawi delegation meeting with MUBS Management team
A delegation from the Polytechnic, University of Malawi led by the Principal Prof. Grant Kululanga was at MUBS between October 2-3, 2017 on a bench marking tour. The team was interested in understanding how MUBS was able to transform from a small Faculty Of Commerce to a leading Business School in the region. They also wanted to learn the processes and systems that were critical
to the transformation process. The delegation was received by the Deputy Principal Prof. Moses Muhwezi and members of the Deans Committee. Prof. Muhwezi briefed them about MUBS’ success story. MUBS was established in 1997 as a merger of the National College of Business Studies (NCBS)Nakawa and the former Faculty of Commerce, Makerere University. NCBS offered business and
management diplomas and professional programmes The staff and students. Students from both institutions were brought together at Nakawa the present MUBS. Prof. Muhwezi noted that the merger suffered numerous challenges, however several meetings were held with the relevant individuals were held to address them.