26 Universities Risk Closure over Expired Licences

26 Universities Risk Closure over Expired Licences

National Council for Higher Education revealed that over 26 private Universities have expired provisional licences. The universities received a warning from the council yesterday imploring them to renew their licences with in a period of one year or stand to be closed. Other 11 Universities had their license reaching the expiry date and majority operating […]

Makerere University to Offer Bachelor of Chinese and Asian Studies in 2019/2020

Makerere University to Offer Bachelor of Chinese and Asian Studies in 2019/2020

Makerere University has set goals to launch a bachelor degree in Chinese and Asian studies in the academic year 2019/2020. According to the Dean school of languages and literature and communication, Prof. Aaron Mushengyezi, the degree programme is vital especially as  the University is already offering the language under Bachelor of Arts degree. “This means a […]

Opening of Soroti University Blocked by NCHE

Opening of Soroti University Blocked by NCHE

With a visual impression that the administration block featuring 16 lecture theatres, lecture halls, eight science laboratories, eight tutorial rooms and laboratories designed specifically for medicine, engineering and associated science courses, Soroti University is going to be one of the grate Public universities in Uganda. But National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) says Soroti University […]

Uganda Christian University wins award for best exhibitor at 10th NCHE exhibition

Uganda Christian University wins award for best exhibitor at 10th NCHE exhibition

Uganda Christian University (UCU) was declared overall winner of the 10th annual higher education exhibition organised by the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE). The exhibition was under the theme, “Higher Education for the Future: Strengthening Innovations for Sustainable Development”. UCU won the category of Chartered and Public Universities, which is the highest form of […]

Over 1000 to Graduate at Buganda Royal Institute of Business and Technical Education (BRIBTE)

Over 1000 to Graduate at Buganda Royal Institute of Business and Technical Education (BRIBTE)

Over 1000 students are set to graduate at the 12th graduation ceremony of Buganda Royal Institute of Business and Technical Education (BRIBTE) Mengo. The graduation is scheduled to take place on the 25th January 2018 at Kakeeka Mengo. Students will be awarded with Certificates and Diplomas in different academic courses.  According to information from the office of […]

Government to Take Over Busoga University & Mountains of the Moon University as Public Universities

Government to Take Over Busoga University & Mountains of the Moon University as Public Universities

Government through the Ministry of Education and Sports is planning to take over Busoga University & Mountains of the Moon University as Public Universities. This follows a letter dated 8th January 2018 by the President of Uganda, Yoweri K Museveni  to the Ministry of Education and Sports directing that government takes over Mountains of the […]

National Council for Higher Education Closes Busoga University

National Council for Higher Education Closes Busoga University

National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) has closed Busoga University for failing to recruit enough qualified staff and admitting students without the requisite admission criteria. Other reasons highlighted for the revocation of the provisional licence include teaching of unaccredited courses, illegal affiliation and poor financial health. “Take notice that the National Council for Higher Education has revoked […]

National Council for Higher Education accredits 7 new courses at UTAMU

National Council for Higher Education accredits 7 new courses at UTAMU

National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) has accredit seven more courses of Uganda Management and Technology university (UTAMU) for a period of five years. UTAMU started with only five undergraduate courses but now boasts of more than 32 courses at both undergraduate and post graduate levels, all accredited by the National Council for Higher Education. […]

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