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Report: Makerere Should Form Private Company To Earn Extra Shs5.3bn Annually

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Uganda’s leading higher institution of learning, Makerere University has potential to raise Shs5.3bn annually in revenue if it forms a private company, a human resource audit report has revealed. The report on the University recommends a private company so that the University taps into accommodation revenue. The report recommended to

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Makerere Retains Medical Students To Support ‘Overwhelmed Gov’t Team’ Fight COVID-19

Makerere University has retained medical students to supplement Government team fight the deadly COVID-19 caused by the coronavirus. It should be noted that recently President Museveni directed closure of schools including   higher institutions of learning.  “Management agreed to the request from the Ministry of Health to retain all Clinical postgraduate

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Education Ministry To Probe Schools Refusing To Register ‘Academically Challenged’ Students For UNEB

The Ministry of Education and Sports has promised to investigate allegations that some schools are refusing to register senior four and senior six students who are not intellectually bright for Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB). The revelation was made after a complaint was  raised by Winnie Kiiza (Kasese Woman MP)

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University Engineering Students To Access Free Online Professional Courses

Silver Bullet, an agency that brings together multi sectoral partners who support the expansion of engineering capacity, together with Unicaf, has today announced that it will reward fifteen Science, Technology, Engineering and Innovation (STEI) university students with free access to online professional development courses this year, under its Student Development

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12 African EdTech Companies Named As First Fellows At Centre For Innovative Teaching And Learning In ICT

The Mastercard Foundation Centre for Innovative Teaching and Learning in Information, Communications, and Technology (ICT) today announced the first cohort of 12 EdTech Fellows, companies that will benefit from the Centre's support to expand their operations and improve secondary teaching and learning across the continent. The Fellows were selected after

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Victoria University Enters Into Collaboration With Top Indian Universities

Kampala based Victoria University has signed letters of intent (MoUs) with top universities from Gujarat State in India. This will see the Universities cooperate in areas of innovation, E-commerce, incubation programmes to support starts-ups and technical support to start-ups. This follows a delegation of officials from Ministry of Education and

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