Awards & Recognitions

Professor Baryamureeba is a recipient of several awards and recognitions, which include among others:

  1. On Friday 3rd October 2014, The African Society for ICT (ASICT) presented a lifetime achievement award in ICT Research and Education to Professor Venansius Baryamureeba in recognition of his immense contribution to the African continent in the ICT sector in the areas of research and education.
  2. Golden Jubilee Medal, the highest civilian medal of the Republic of Uganda. On the 51st Independence celebrations that were held in Rukungiri District on 9th October 2013, HE the President of the Republic of Uganda presented him with the Golden Jubilee Medal.
  3. Amity Global Academic Excellence Award. In February 2012, he was awarded the "Amity Global Academic Excellence Award" during the Amity International Business School International Business Summit, 22nd-24th February 2012 at Amity Campus, Sector - 125, Noida, India.
  4. Award for Outstanding Contribution to Education. On 14th December 2011, he won the Award for Outstanding Contribution to Education at the Africa-India Partnership Summit Le Matinal Educational Excellence Awards 2011 held in Mauritius.
  5. TWAS-ROSSA Prize. On 20th October 2009, he won the 2009 TWAS-ROSSA Prize for Building Scientific Institutions for the African Region.
  6. Most Influential ICT Personality in Uganda. In August 2009, Professor Baryamureeba won the award of ‘Most Influential ICT Personality in Uganda’ at an awards ceremony organized by ICT Creative Ltd.
  7. Top ICT Academic Award In Africa. In 2007 I received the ‘Top ICT Educator/ Academic’ Award in Africa for 2007 at an awards ceremony that was held in South Africa.
  8. Professor Baryamureeba was presented with the Award of Recognition in appreciation of his dedicated service and exemplary contribution to the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE), July 2012. NCHE is the body that regulates higher education in Uganda.
  9. In July 2009, Professor Baryamureeba won the International Educator of the Year 2009 Award from International Biographical Centre of Cambridge, England.
  10. In May 2009, Professor Baryamureeba was included in the ‘TOP 100 Professionals-2009’ by the International Biographical Centre in recognition of his significant contribution in the area of ICT to engender influence on the local, national and international scene. As a bearer of Top 100 Professionals 2009, he has been recorded in perpetuity in the halls of the International Biographical Centre of Cambridge, England.
  11. In April 2009, Professor Baryamureeba was included in the ‘2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century’ by the International Biographical Centre.
  12. In November 2008 Professor Baryamureeba was included in the 2009 Edition of “Who's Who in the World”. Distributed globally, Marquis' Who's Who in the World is relied upon by business leaders, journalists, academics, and other professionals for its accuracy and currency of information.

For detailed CV (Curriculum Vitae) click Here