Our Blog Articles

  • Showing : 1 - 20 of 15 Articles
Back to homepage

The Einstein Principle: Accomplish More By Doing Less

Schools Uganda 06:03, 4th March 2016 Opinion
The Einstein Principle: Accomplish More By Doing Less

Einstein’s PushBetween the years 1912 to 1915, Albert Einstein was a focused man. His previous work on the special theory of relativity and the quantization of light, among other topics, was starting to gain notice. Einstein left the Swiss patent office, and, after hopping from professorships in Germany and Prauge, ended up, in 1912, at Switzerland’s ETH Institute.Once there, he...

Read Full Article

No money to expand loan scheme - minister Alupo

Schools Uganda 09:03, 3rd March 2016 News
No money to expand loan scheme - minister Alupo

The government has turned down a request from the Higher Education Students Financing Board (HESFB) to increase the number of loan beneficiaries from 1,276 to 3,000 students.According to the Education minister, Ms Jessica Alupo, the budget could not accommodate the increase but added that a meeting with President Museveni would determine whether the request could be factored in next year.“We...

Read Full Article

A Letter to Future Teenage Daughters

Schools Uganda 04:02, 26th February 2016 Opinion
A Letter to Future Teenage Daughters

Yesterday you were born. Today you are three and five. In the blink of the eye you will be thirteen and fifteen. Teenagers. It takes my breath away.As I sit here and watch you two play, I can’t help but think of all of the words of advice I need to give. I worry that my courage and strength will...

Read Full Article

MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND SPORTS, CHINESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIPS FOR 2016/2017 ACADEMIC YEAR

Schools Uganda 03:02, 26th February 2016 Scholarship
MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND SPORTS, CHINESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIPS FOR 2016/2017 ACADEMIC YEAR

Applications are invited from suitably qualified scholars to pursue studies at Masters andUndergraduate levels in Chinese Universities for 2016/2017 Academic Year.FieldsMasters Level1. Agriculture 022. Software Engineering 033. Medical Laboratory Technology 034. Computer Forensics 03Undergraduate Level1. Agriculture 02Eligibility:1. Undergraduate applicants must have a minimum of 2 principal passes at ‘C’ level inrelevant subjects and must have obtained their results not more...

Read Full Article

2016 elections a sham and a test to public confidence in Kiggundu EC again

Schools Uganda 06:02, 21st February 2016 Opinion
2016 elections a sham and a test to public confidence in Kiggundu EC again

The Electoral Commission (EC) has devoted a better part of this electoral exercise emphasising that it is an impartial and independent organisation capable of delivering a credible, free and fair election, but some of the stakeholders in the process think otherwise.EC chairperson Badru Kiggundu is no stranger to the accusations levelled against him and the institution that he leads ranging...

Read Full Article

MUST Selected as East and Southern Africa Higher Education Centre of Excellence

Schools Uganda 03:02, 17th February 2016 News
MUST Selected as East and Southern Africa Higher Education Centre of Excellence

Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) is among 23 research centres in East and Southern Africa that have been earmarked for funding under a World Bank funded initiative to promote excellence. The centres have been conditionally selected under the US$140 million Eastern and Southern Africa Higher Education Centers of Excellence Project (ACE II).The list of centres, agreed at a...

Read Full Article

5 Reasons to Beef Up Your Emotional Intelligence

Schools Uganda 12:02, 15th February 2016 info
5 Reasons to Beef Up Your Emotional Intelligence

Are you a leader? Do you want to be one? Then know this: You will need more than cognitive intelligence and technical expertise to get there and be successful at it. You also need emotional intelligence—maybe even more so than that impressive IQ. And you might be surprised at how vital mastering EI can be to your overall success. So...

Read Full Article

More than 17,000 fail to qualify for university admission

Schools Uganda 05:02, 13th February 2016 News
More than 17,000 fail to qualify for university admission

A total of 17,214 candidates will not join university education after they failed to attain a minimum of two principal passes required for admission. Out of the 99,847 candidates who appeared for the UACE examinations released yesterday, a total of 2,202 failed the examinations and are required to repeat Senior Six if they are to continue with their academic careers....

Read Full Article

Steps to applying for the student loan

Schools Uganda 05:02, 13th February 2016 Education
Steps to applying for the student loan

1. Creating an accountAccess to the Higher Education Student Financing website at hesfb.go.ug then click on the Apply Now link which leads to the URL http://154.72.195.50/ilmis/ which is the Integrated Loan Management Information system.The applicant registers (create an account).Once successfully registered; an acknowledgement email is sent to the Applicant.2. Completing the form An eligible student may complete the from...

Read Full Article

UNEB withholds UACE results for 279 candidates

Schools Uganda 11:02, 12th February 2016 News
UNEB withholds UACE results for 279 candidates

Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB) has withheld results of 279 UACE candidates (0.27% of candidates who sat).The outgoing UNEB executive secretary, Mr Mathew Bukenya on Friday said board withheld the results as citing external assistance, possession of unauthorized material in the examination room and collusion.“The most affected subjects have been mathematics, Subsidiary Mathematics, Subsidiary ICT and Art. Hearing will be...

Read Full Article

Acacia International School Now Hiring

Schools Uganda 08:02, 12th February 2016 Jobs
 Acacia International School Now Hiring

If you are a certified teacher with more than two years of international teaching experience and if you are interested in serving Christ in Uganda, please email us and send along your resume or c.v. Even if there is not an open position posted below we'd love to hear from you. Current Vacancies Art Teacher (part-time) Grades 5-9 -...

Read Full Article

Call to all ‪Makerere‬ Finalists, Apply for OHCEA Institute

Schools Uganda 06:02, 12th February 2016 Scholarship
Call to all ‪Makerere‬ Finalists, Apply for OHCEA Institute

Deadline for Application: 28th February 2016 The One Health Central and Eastern Africa (OHCEA) network of fourteen Public Health and Veterinary Higher Education Institutions located in seven countries in the Eastern and Central Africa region is calling for applications for the One Health Institute Fellowship. Funding & Support:The One Health Institute attachment is multidisciplinary, experiential joint training in community engagement...

Read Full Article

A Letter to Senior Six ‘vacists’

Schools Uganda 10:02, 9th February 2016 Opinion
A Letter to Senior Six ‘vacists’

Yo, wassup, peeps? You be how, all ye? Are you kawa? Maato? Suzie? Jo? I know you be on pressure now ‘cause Bukenya  going to release those things and stuff be’s tight like bums. How is vac, anyway? Did you lose your virginities? If you had lost them in P2, did you lose them again in vac? See, vacation is...

Read Full Article

A view on the FDC's Promises on education in Uganda

Schools Uganda 09:02, 9th February 2016 Education
A view on the FDC's Promises on education in Uganda

“Education is the great engine of personal development. It is through education that the daughter of a peasant can become a doctor, that the son of a mineworker can become the head of the mine, that a child of a farm worker can become the president of a great nation. It is what we have, not what we are given,...

Read Full Article

Apply Now for Postgraduate and Undergraduate diploma entry scheme at MUST

Schools Uganda 08:02, 9th February 2016 Education
Apply Now for Postgraduate and Undergraduate diploma entry scheme at MUST

Applications are invited from eligible candidates to pursue under-graduate diploma entry scheme and post graduate programmes offered at Mbarara University of Science and Technology beginning August 2016 on paying an application fee of shs.82,750/= for Ugandans or US $ 100 for international students which is non refundable.Application forms can be obtained from the Academic Registrars office Mbarara University of Science...

Read Full Article
More Articles
View more