Immunology in the Tropics





Here you will find all relevant material in connection with our Immunology Short Courses.

This is an advanced course ideally suited to PhD and MSc candidates, and clinicians and lecturers wishing to update their Immunology knowledge. 

 Applications for our Immunology in the Tropics March intake are how open, deadline is 31st January 2017


We are able to accept up to 40 people for this course. Lectures are held in a purpose built, state-of-the-art lecture facility, and practicals are held in the attached laboratory under the guidance of trained tutors.


Please note that we are currently unable to offer assistance in the form of competitive Scholarships for this course. Travel, accommodation and per diem expenses must be borne by the applicant. We are hoping to secure funding that will enable us to offer full Scholarships to attend these courses. Please check back here regularly for updates.


The courses are held entirely on site at the Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI), Entebbe, Uganda.


Free return travel will be available for successful applicants commuting between Makerere University and the MRC/UVRI site.


Accommodation options will be sent to those requiring it. There is space on the form to choose the accommodation appropriate for you. The expense of accommodation must be borne by the applicant.

For all inquiries regarding our short courses please email us and we will be happy to help.

Click to download application form