Dr. Jamil Serwanga


The Vice Rector-Academic Affairs (VR-AA) is responsible for all the academic affairs of the University. He oversees programs and policies that promote academic excellence in the University; ensures quality of academic programs; oversees proper planning and coordination of undergraduate and postgraduate academic programs; coordinates curriculum development and review; and ensures optimal utilization of teaching, research and library facilities. The VR-AA monitors all the Faculties, Centres, Schools, and the University Library. He is assisted by the Department of the Academic Registrar.


Associate Prof Serwanga Jamil is the former Acting Vice Chancellor of Equator University of Science and Technology, (EQUSaT Project Uganda).
Previously, Prof. Serwanga served in different capacities at several Universities and academic institutions in and outside Uganda. He served as Dean Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences; Zanzibar University, Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Islamic University in Uganda, Director of Institute of Postgraduate Studies and Research; Zanzibar University, Director, Center for Postgraduate Studies; Islamic University in Uganda and held other several administrative and academic responsibilities.

Dr. JAMIL SERWANGA , PhD, Vice rector Academic Affairs  Islamic University in Uganda
Professor Serwanga holds a Doctorate of Philosophy: (Economics); Islamic University in Uganda, Mbale, a Master of Arts (Economic Policy and Planning); Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda and a Bachelor of Arts with Education, Islamic University in Uganda. He has contributed many academic articles in local and international journals as well as publishing books with a bias in Islamic Economics and Finance.