Category: Education

Academics
No reasons to strike for; let us resolve all problems through negotiation and not violence – Prof Nawangwe tells off Papa Were

Papa Salim Were government yesterday (Saturday) organized a consultative meeting to discuss multiple pressing issues that are affecting students. They include sex for marks scandals, scrapping of meals for students sleeping at the university, ‘scrapping’ of evening among others. According to the letter seen by Cyclone Times, Prof Nawangwe, the University Vice Chancellor was invited […]

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Academics
Makerere vote to phase out meals, internship allowances
Makerere to Scrap semester exams

Makerere University is piloting a new curriculum aimed at abolishing end-of-semester examinations and assessing students more broadly based on competence. University spokesperson Ritah Namisango said yesterday: “I can tell you that the strategic plan, which we finished designing this year, is purely based on changing the way of teaching and the content in class. We […]

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Academics
Prof Barnabas Nawangwe, the makerere University Vice Chancellor
Makerere increases tuition fees again, students to pay Shs5m per course

Anyone seeking to pursue any post graduate course at Makerere University will now be required to pay at least Shs5 million per year  in a raft of tuition adjustments made at the country’s oldest public higher institution of learning. Previously, graduate students pursuing post-graduate diplomas, masters and doctorate programmes have been paying between Shs1.5 million and […]

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Academics
Kyambogo University sets dates for 2018/2019 private admissions
Kyambogo University sets dates for 2018/2019 private admissions

The Academic Registrar, Kyambogo University, invites applications for private admission to the following programmes for the 2018/2019 Academic Year. Detailed weighting criteria and fees structure can be accessed on the website admissions portal or www.kyu.ac.ug. Applicants should fill the forms online from the website: admissions portal on submitting the form, print out a pay slip and pay […]

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Campus News
Makerere University sets bachelor of Law pre-entry examination dates

The Academic Registrar Makerere University announces that the Pre-Entry Examination for admission to the Bachelor of Laws for 2018/2019 will be held on Saturday 14th April, 2018. According to a statement issued by Mr Alfred Mastikye, the academic registrar, for one to qualify for the examination, Applicants must possess the minimum admission requirements of the University, […]

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Education
Dr Swizen Kyomuhendo is on over sexual harassment to her female students
Breaking: Makerere University suspends lecturer citing sexual harassment

Makerere University has suspended Dr Swizen Kyomuhendo over sexual harassment to his female students. This follows an investigative story into “sex for marks” at Makerere University by NBS where Dr Kyomuhendo was seen asking for sex from her female students in exchange for marks.      The principal of the Makerere University College of […]

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Education
Amanya German is a second year student offering a bachelor’s of Accounting and Finance; he is the current School of Management and Entrepreneurship Guild Representative Councilor and the Faculty President.
Kyambogo guild candidate pays tuition for two abandoned students

Kyambogo guild presidential candidate yesterday shocked the whole university after he paid full tuition for two Kyambogo University stranded students. Amanya German, the FDC flag bearer in the guild race was spotted escorting two male students identified as Kato Saul and Kigumba Lawrence both belonging to the Faculty of Education to the bank. The two […]

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Campus News
Prof Barnabas Nawangwe, the makerere University Vice Chancellor
Makerere University suspends guild elections over EC incompetence, hooliganism

Makerere University management has today postened guild elections over students electoral commission incompetence and hooliganism among students. The decision reached at after an emergency meeting today afternoon attended by Cyrico Kabagambe the Dean of students, Prof Barnabas Nawangwe the University  Vice Chancellor – VC and  ACP Enock Abeine the makerere University security In-charge.   The […]

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Campus News
Makerere sex for marks scandal: More details emergy on Dr Kyomuhendo

Dr Swizen Kyomuhendo is on spot over sexual harassment to her female students; Net Photo   The Makerere University don Dr Swizen Kyomuhendo was yesterday ordered to respond to accusations of sexual misconduct and feasting on his female students. This senior lecturer has taught at the department of social work and social administration since 1990 […]

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Campus News
Makerere University Department of Journalism  and Communication to re-orient students over retakes 

The Department of Journalism and Communication at Makerere University may have to wait a bit longer for any first class degree after students performed badly in the recently released exams for semester 1 academic year 2017/2018. According to the provisional results released yesterday by Mr Wilson Kaija, the examinations’ coordinator at the department, at least 80 per […]

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