CATS department hosts the Southern African Association for Research in Mathematics, Science and Technology Education (SAARMSTE) Malawi Chapter with Dr Dorothy Nampota as the Chairperson, Dr Esthery Kunkwezu as Secretary and Dr Mercy Kazima-Kishindo as treasurer.
The aim of the Association is to enhance research in the teaching of science and Mathematics at all levels. In Malawi the university academics work with teachers to conduct research whose findings are presented at annual conferences of the association.
SAARMSTE Malawi Chapter hosted an international conference of the association in 2012. Members of the association attend similar conferences as hosted by other Chapters where they make presentations. In January, 2016, four members of the department attended and made presentations at such a conference at Tshwane University of Science and Technology in South Africa. Dr Kazima-Kishindo was the President of the Association from January, 2014 to January, 2016.
Chancellor College is the largest among the constituent colleges of the University of Malawi. Ever since its establishment, the college has produced graduates who have gone on to become leaders in various sectors of Malawian society.Learn More