6th East African Community University Debate Kick Starts in Tanzania

6th East African Community University Debate Kick Starts in Tanzania

The 6thEast African Community University Students debate on regional integration aimed at choosing a youth ambassador and Deputy Youth Ambassador have commenced today. The event held at the Nkrumah Hall, Julius Nyerere Campus of the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania saw a total of 30 students from Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda. Each EAC state […]

Public University Staff Threaten to Strike again Over Pay

Public University Staff Threaten to Strike again Over Pay

Staff members in various public institutions of higher learning have threatened to put down their working gears if government does not work upon their payments. In a December 3, confidential letter to the Education Minister, Hon Janet Museveni, staff members promised to Withdraw their  labour in public universities if their salary query is not resolved […]

Media Challenge Expo. Reporting About Refugees In Uganda University Competition

Media Challenge Expo. Reporting About Refugees In Uganda University Competition

Media Challenge Uganda (MCU) organised an exhibition at Mackinon suites with a Theme of ‘Re-framing Refugee Stories in Uganda’. To make this event successful, MCU was in partnership with Ultimate Multi Media Consults, DW Akademics, US embassy, DW, Kampala Serena Hotel, World Bank Group, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Advantage Pearl Media, Uganda Media Women’s Association, The […]

Most Ugandan Universities working below standard- NCHE Report

Most Ugandan Universities working below standard- NCHE Report

According to the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) investigation report that was released yesterday (daily monitor) indicate the most Universities in Uganda are working  below minimum standards. Some universities were found to be offering unrecognised academic programmes while others have a low student enrollment and academic staffing levels that do not meet operational requirements. Below […]

Makerere University Deputy Vice Chancellor Candidates Make Public Presentations

Makerere University Deputy Vice Chancellor Candidates Make Public Presentations

Prof. William Bazeyo and Prof. Anthony Mugisha, the contestants for the Makerere University Deputy Vice Chancellor (Finance and Administration), have made public presentations. The candidates made their presentations on Tuesday November 6, 2018 before staff, students and members of the public in the Main Hall. The event was organised by the Senate Search Committee for […]

Agriculture Graduates Acquire Advanced Farming Skills in Israel

Agriculture Graduates Acquire Advanced Farming Skills in Israel

Ugandan agricultural graduates have acquired advanced skills at Danziger Group of Companies in Israel through the Youth skilling Programe. The training was a result of  Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to Uganda in 2016 and is fully funded by the Israel government. Students from 13 Ugandan institutions were awarded with certificate. The Universities are; […]

Uganda should make Universities Free just Like Liberia -UPC

Uganda should make Universities Free just Like Liberia -UPC

The Uganda People’s Congress (UPC) has advised the Uganda government to borrow a leaf from Liberia and make University education free to all Ugandan students. In a press conference held at Uganda house on Wednesday, Michael Osinde, the UPC spokesperson showed concern on the number of students admitted to higher education compared to the number of […]

Kabale University Introduces PhD Courses

Kabale University Introduces PhD Courses

Kabale University has declared that by the next academic year, 2019/2020, it will award a three   year Doctorate of philosophy (PhD) in Information Communication Technology (ICT). The announcement was made by the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Joy Constance Kawesigye in a meeting the University board had with delegates from the ministry of Education led by permanent […]

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