Makerere Artificial Intelligence Lab

An AI & Data Science Research Group based at Makerere University, Uganda

About Us

The Artificial Intelligence and Data Science lab specialises in the application of artificial intelligence and data science -including, for example, methods from computer vision, natural language processing and predictive analytics-to problems in the developing world.

Applications: Natural language processing for under-resourced languages, automated diagnosis of both crop and human diseases, auction design for mobile commodity markets, analysis of traffic patterns in African cities, and of telecoms and remote sensing data for anticipating the spread of infectious diseases.


Excellence in Artificial Intelligence research for accessible solutions.


To advance artificial intelligence research to solve real-world challenges.


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