Associate Professor Milburga ATCERO PhD
Dean, Faculty of Tourism, Hospitality, and Languages
Makerere University Business School

Embracing Excellence in Tourism, Hospitality, and Languages
Dear University/Institution Community,
I trust this message finds you in good health and high spirits. As the Dean of the Faculty of Tourism, Hospitality, and Languages, it is both an honor and a privilege to welcome each of you to a new academic year filled with promise, discovery, and unparalleled opportunities. Our faculty stands at the intersection of creativity, cultural diversity, and global connectivity. We are committed to fostering an environment that not only encourages academic excellence but also nurtures the passion and curiosity that drive innovation in the fields of Tourism, Hospitality, and Languages.
Our distinguished faculty members bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the classroom, ensuring that our students receive a world-class education that is both rigorous and relevant. We believe in equipping our students with not only the skills and expertise required for their chosen professions but also a broader understanding of the cultural, ethical, and social dimensions that shape our interconnected world.
In the realm of Tourism, we are dedicated to preparing future leaders who will drive sustainable and responsible tourism practices. Our Hospitality programs are designed to cultivate not only exceptional service but also the strategic thinking necessary to navigate the dynamic and ever-evolving hospitality industry. In Languages, we celebrate the richness of linguistic diversity, preparing our students to communicate effectively across borders and cultures.
As we embark on this academic journey together, let us embrace the spirit of collaboration, exploration, and community. Our faculty is not just a place of learning; it is a vibrant community where ideas flourish, friendships form, and dreams take flight. I encourage each of you to actively engage in the myriad opportunities available – whether through research, internships, cultural exchanges, or extracurricular activities.
I am confident that the coming academic year holds immense promise for all of us. Together, let us build on the legacy of excellence that defines our faculty and work towards shaping a future where our graduates make lasting contributions to their professions and the world at large.
If you have any questions, concerns, or ideas you’d like to share, my door is always open. Lets raise a metaphorical toast to the hope and expectation that the academic year ahead will be marked by success, achievement, and personal fulfillment for all involved.

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