Makerere University Fees Defaulters Risk Missing out on Graduation

Makerere University Fees Defaulters Risk Missing out on Graduation

According to the Makerere Universty Vice Chancellor, , Prof Barnabas Nawangwe , students who have not paid off their university dues and requirements will not graduate. “I wish to clarify that only candidates who satisfied all graduation requirements within the stipulated time frames will graduate. The requirements include clearance of all outstanding fees, graduation fee among […]

Over 13,000 to Graduate at Makerere University

Over 13,000 to Graduate at Makerere University

A total of 13, 299 students are set to graduate at the Makerere University 69th graduation ceremony slated. The graduation ceremony will be conducted in series starting from 15th to 18th  January 2019. According to Academic Registrar, Mr Alfred Masikye, only 368 students will graduate with First Class honors. Printing of transcripts for some students […]

Sacked Staff should Petition University Tribunal not Parliament- Prof Nawangwe

Sacked Staff should Petition University Tribunal not Parliament- Prof Nawangwe

Makerere University vice chancellor, Professor Barnabas Nawangwe has challenged the sacked staff to follow the right University protocol in following up with their case. This comes a day after Parliament through the office of the Speaker on Wednesday received the petition from a section of staff requesting the house to set up a committee to […]

Makerere Calls in Applications from Diploma Holders for Degree Government Sponsorship

Makerere Calls in Applications from Diploma Holders for Degree Government Sponsorship

The Makerere University Academic Registrar, Alfred Masikye Namoah has invited interested Diploma holders to send in their  applications for a government sponsored degree. The admissions will be conducted under the Government Sponsorship Scheme and not to exceed 5% of the intake capacity to the University Degree Programmes for the academic year 2019/2020. Applicants should submit their […]

Makerere University Academic Staff Association vows to fight law of terminating contracts of criminalized employees

Makerere University Academic Staff Association vows to fight law of terminating contracts of  criminalized employees

Makerere University Academic Staff Association (MUASA) has put up a fight against the amended law that gives the university power to dismiss or terminate the contract of a university employee facing criminal offences. Through their Chairman Dr Deus Kamunyu, he described the act as unconstitutional and aimed at stifling on employee’s freedom of speech especiall […]

Gulu University Graduation Slated for 19th January

Gulu University Graduation Slated for 19th January

 The 14th graduation ceremony for Gulu University is slated to take place on Saturday January 19, 2019 at the main campus. According to a statement from the academic registrar, Mr Jerry Bagaya clarified that all graduands should first pay all the graduation fees to be eligible for graduation. The graduation dues amounts to 130,000/= “Note […]

Over 80% Lawyers Fail LDC Exams

Over 80% Lawyers Fail LDC Exams

Over 80 percent of Lawyers who sat for Law Development Centre (LDC) for  2017/18 Bar Course failed. Recently released results from the centre speculates that of the 800 lawyers who sat the exams in August, only 139 managed to reach the pass mark. 33 lawyers have also been discontinued for failing the three main units […]