Category: Education

Education
Learning institutions
How learning institutions plan to rip off Parents and students of Fees and tuition

How learning institutions plan to rip off Parents and students of Fees and tuition. Any responsible person will always take the time to read the fine print of any documentation that crosses his/her table. Lawyers are trained to do this so they know better.This makes me pose my question, As a Parent, did you take […]

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Education
loan beneficiaries
Student Loans begin to bite painfully on the Scheme Beneficiaries

STUDENT LOANS BEGIN TO BITE PAINFULLY ON THE SCHEME BENEFICIARIES A few days ago, on Friday the 22 of May 2020, the Bachelors of clinical medicine and community health graduates. (BCMch) petitioned the speaker of Uganda Hon. Rebecca Kadaga on their frustration of lack of employment and yet the Uganda Higher Education students Financing Board […]

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Education
Kampala Parents set to reopen school for all pupils

The Kampala Parents School has on Thursday announced that full online classes for pupils from kindergarten to primary school will start on Monday as Uganda continues to battle with the current lockdown over the novel Coronavirus pandemic. Uganda’s education institutions are facing a big challenge of catching up with termly syllabus because of unending lockdown […]

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Campus News
University government admissions system crashes, all applicants data lost
Makerere loses gov’t sponsorship applicants data, system crashes

“Makerere University has lost electronic data for at least 103,000 Senior Six leavers, who applied for government sponsorship in different universities last year,” confirms the daily monitor. This comes at a time when the Public University Joint Admissions Board (PUJAB) hadn’t finished the selection process for this year. Makerere University Deputy Vice-Chancellor in-charge of Academic […]

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Campus News
Non-Teaching Staff in public universities vows to strike over salary enhancement

As Uganda battles novel coronavirus, non-teaching staff in public universities across the country have threatened boycott work when the semester resumes — pointing at the empty government promises to increase their salary.  The development was confirmed by Mr. Bruce Twesigye, the General Secretary of Public Universities Non-Teaching Staff Executive Forum (PUNTSEF) whose dissatisfaction stems from the […]

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Coronavirus
Minister Janet Museveni
Minister Janet Museveni directs Universities on semester opening

Education Minister Janet Museveni has directed university councils of all universities throughout Uganda to ensure that the intended work is covered when institutions open at the end of COVID-19. Mrs. Museveni addressing the country on Thursday, April 30 urged students to read widely to widened their knowledge using their course outlines “which they have with […]

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Education
Ndejje University not to pay staff till education resumes

Ndejje University not to pay staff till education resumes. The staff of Ndejje University has been encouraged to utilize the cash they have right now with alert since it could be what they are left with until the college opens. In around given by the University Secretary Elijah Kiyingi to the whole staff on Ndejje […]

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Campus News
Kyambogo applications for private admission to undergraduate programs 2020/2021

Kyambogo University applications 2020: The Academic Registrar, Kyambogo University, invites online applications for private admission to the following programmes for the 2020/2021 Academic Year.  Detailed weighting criteria and fees structure can be accessed on the website https://admissions.kyu.ac.ug or www.kyu. ac.ug. Applicants should fill the forms online from the website: https://admissions.kyu.ac.ug.  On submitting the form, print […]

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Campus News
Makerere: Applications for admission to undergraduate programmes 2020/2021

Makerere: Applications for admission to undergraduate programs 2020/2021. The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites applications from Ugandan, East African, S. Sudan and international applicants for the undergraduate programmes under the private sponsorship scheme for the 2019/2020 Academic year. Each applicant should: EITHER have the Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least five passes, or its […]

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EAST AFRICA NEWS
Facts you should all take serious about covid-19

I wish all my country mates and continent mates get to know how serious this Covid-19 pandemic isThis is the time when we need to look back to our Lord and ask for InterventionThis is the time we should look back at our leaders no matter our political differencesThis is the time you our leaders […]

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