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  • Kabushenga tips graduands 

    Emorut, Francis (New Vision, 2019-11-28)
    Robert Kabushenga, the chief executive officer and Managing Director of Vision Group who was a chief guest has advised graduands to exercise honesty, discipline and never give up if they are to succeed in life. He was ...
  • ISBAT University granted charter 

    Mubiru, Apollo (New Vision, 2019-11-19)
    The National Council of Higher Education (NCHE) has granted ISBAT University a charter that allows it to offer master’s and doctorate programs
  • Makerere wins inter-university moot Court competition 

    Kasirye, Juliet (New Vision, 2019-10-29)
    Makerere University has won the Inter-University disability rights moot court competition after beating the Uganda Christian University, Mukono.
  • Makerere receives equipment worth sh350m 

    Vision Reporters (New Vision, 2019-10-20)
    - Makerere University School of dentistry has received two digital x-rays donated by Dr. Geoffrey and Aisha Bataringaya to the department of dentistry.
  • Innovation hubs giving hope to ICT innovators 

    Joan, Salmon (Daily Monitor, 2019-12-09)
    Although she graduated from university with a first class degree in Information Technology in 2011, Rita Nakirya failed to get a job. “It was not because I did not know what to do but that at most interviews, I lost the ...
  • Mak dons demand pay rise as directed by President Museveni 

    Mukhaye, Damali (Daily Monitor, 2019-10-18)
    Makerere university lecturers have put the government on notice regarding their pay rise as directed by President Museveni last month.
  • Embrace Web designing for a career 

    Oluka, Esther (Daily Monitor, 2019-10-14)
    Web designing was not a career we even thought about two decades ago but one that has come with digitisation. How can you make it a worthwhile career?
  • Teaching history made easy with film 

    Ntalumbwa, Eric (Daily Monitor, 2019-10-14)
    Movies such as Ghost and Darkness, Shaka Zulu: The last Great Warrior, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, Final Flames of the Uganda Martyrs, Uganda Martyrs Story have kept history fresh and memorable. It is time we used film ...
  • Blind teacher wants to start a special needs university 

    Mbabaali, Desire (Daily Monitor, 2019-10-14)
    He became blind at four years following a measles attack but 49-year-old Francis Silver Oonyu, a teacher of History has not let blindness hold back his potential. In fact today, he will be receiving the Sheth International ...
  • Why return to school for a second bachelor’s degree? 

    Mbabaali, Desire (Daily Monitor, 2019-10-14)
    Increasingly, many people are going back to university for a second bachelor’s degree. The most overriding reason for this is that a second bachelor’s degree can help one embark on a new career path but even better broaden ...
  • Makerere retirement scheme launches annuity plan 

    Amamukirori, Betty (New Vision, 2019-10-12)
    Makerere University Retirement Benefits Scheme (MURBS) has launched an annuity plan for its members to enable them to continue getting a regular stream of income through their retirement period.
  • Nkumba marks silver jubilee 

    Mukasa, Ritah (New Vision, 2019-09-27)
    Today, all roads lead to the Nkumba University grounds along Entebbe Road to celebrate the institution’s 25-year-old journey, one arrayed with great milestones. Prof. Wilson Muyinda Mande, the vice-chancellor, says they ...
  • What should guide choice of courses? 

    Mbabaali, Desire (Daily Monitor, 2019-10-07)
    Fresh university students are only weeks into their first semester but the question of what should determine your choice of course is still here. What should determine the course; grades in high school, parents/guardians, ...
  • Journey to becoming the first journalism professor 

    Katongole, George (Daily Monitor, 2019-09-30)
    Prof Goretti Nassanga is a woman of firsts. She was the first PhD graduate of Journalism & Communication department at Makerere University in 2003. In 2016, she became the first professor at the department. After 30 years ...
  • Debates a critical part of education 

    Mukombozi, Rajab (Daily Monitor, 2019-09-30)
    When 21 universities gathered at Bishop Stuart University in Mbarara for a debating championships recently, the necessity of debates in schools was raised.
  • Bukalasa college management commits to improved students’ welfare 

    Wandera, Dan (Daily Monitor, 2019-10-04)
    Bukalasa Agriculture College management has committed itself to improved students’ welfare in line with the approved college work plans that call for patience as students resume normal school programmes after protests ...
  • Private universities should be exempted from taxes, says Prof Muyinda 

    Muganga, Eve (Daily Monitor, 2019-06-19)
    The government should exempt private universities and other institutions of higher learning from paying some taxes to enable them deliver their mandate better, renowned academician has said.
  • MUK journalism and communication department celebrates 30 years 

    Mazinga, Mathias (New Vision, 2019-09-28)
    Makerere University’s Department of Journalism and Communication sealed its 30thanniversary celebrations with a grand dinner at Hotel Africana on Friday.
  • Increase teacher training to four years, says Irish education expert 

    Mutegeki, Geoffrey (New Vision, 2019-09-25)
    Professor Emer Ring, the Dean of Early Childhood and Teacher Education at Mary Immaculate College in Ireland; a teacher training guru and experienced researcher was in Uganda last week courtesy of the Embassy of Ireland ...
  • Kyambogo introduces curriculum on cultural heritage 

    Mulondo, Lawrence (New Vision, 2019-09-23)
    Culture education : Kyambogo University has introduced a new curriculum where students will be learning about intangible and tangible cultural heritage.

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