Regional Centre of Excellence
for Crop Improvement
MaRCCI is an African Regional Centre of Excellence for Crop Improvement supported by a grant from World Bank (2017-2022). MaRCCI builds upon Makerere University’s highly respected PhD and MSc training in plant breeding that was initiated as a regional programme by the Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) in 2008.
International Research Partners
We work with various international institutions at the forefront of Agricultural and Biotechnology Research