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Department of Engineering

Mr Feriha Mugisha


Feriha Mugisha

Research Student

Academic Division: Civil Engineering

Research group: Sustainable Development

Telephone: +44 1223 3 32695


Research interests

Feriha Mugisha Mukuve completed the MPhil in 2010-11. He is continuing with PhD study as an IDB Cambridge International Scholar, looking at the management of water stress within the water-land-energy resource nexus to facilitate enhanced agricultural output and food security in the most famine prone areas in the world, particularly sub-Saharan Africa.

Other positions

Feriha is a member Churchill College and an alumni member of Wolfson College.


Feriha did his undergraduate and M.Sc. study at Makerere University Kampala (MUK) in Uganda graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree (1st Class Honours) in Civil Engineering and Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Water Resources) in 2006 and 2010 respectively. He then embarked on the MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development at the Centre under the Commonwealth Shared Cambridge Scholarship, completing in 2011. For his MPhil dissertation he developed a generic [Water] Catchment Characterisation Model to facilitate macro-scale catchment analysis and project flood risk and nutrient pollution.