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Profiling Dr. Stephen Robert Isabalija

Schools Uganda 07:02, 6th February 2016 profile
Profiling Dr. Stephen Robert Isabalija

Born 39 years ago in FortPortal, Stephen Robert Isabalija, is a management professional, accountant, academic and academic administrator in Uganda. Dr. Stephen Robert Isabalija is the Vice Chancellor Victoria University Kampala and a Professor of Public Policy. As Vice Chancellor, he serves as the Chief Operating and Academic Officer for the University.  He has a Doctorate of Philosophy...

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USP Program Assistant Job Announcement— 2016-2017

Schools Uganda 07:02, 6th February 2016 Jobs
USP Program Assistant Job Announcement— 2016-2017

The USP(Uganda Studies Program - UCU) Program Assistant position is an exciting opportunity to work alongside USP staff, to learn and grow in a cross-cultural work environment and to be a part of the on-going development of the Uganda Studies Program and its 3 emphases: General Studies, Global Health, and Social Work. This 10-month experience provides a variety of professional...

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Why coding skills are not enough for a developer to get hired

Schools Uganda 11:02, 5th February 2016 Education
Why coding skills are not enough for a developer to get hired

The more languages you know, the better a programmer you are, right? Not always – your coding skills are just the beginning of what most companies are looking for in a fresh programming recruit.So you’ve got coding skills. That’s a great start, but what else are you good at? These days, coding skills are not enough to get a developer...

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What to Do If Your University Student Is on Academic Probation

Schools Uganda 06:02, 4th February 2016 Education
What to Do If Your University Student Is on Academic Probation

No student heads off to  with the plan to be placed on academic probation and face potential dismissal. Few parents expect that their student will struggle to the point of being placed on probation. But the reality is that, for many students, their academic work warrants the serious universities officially notifying them that they are in danger of being dismissed....

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Call for Short-Term Academic Staff: Pan African University Institute

Schools Uganda 11:02, 4th February 2016 Jobs
Call for Short-Term Academic Staff: Pan African University Institute

Pan African University Institute of Water and Energy Sciences (PAUWES)The Pan African University (PAU) Institute of Water and Energy Sciences (including Climate Change) (PAUWES) is located on the campus of the University of Tlemcen, Algeria. This beautiful Mediterranean city befittingly derives its name from the Berber word for “water springs.”PAUWES is one of the five hubs of the Pan African...

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Applications for admission to Graduate Programmes (Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters and Doctoral degre

Schools Uganda 10:02, 4th February 2016 News
Applications for admission to Graduate Programmes (Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters and Doctoral degre

The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites applications for admission to Graduate Programmes (Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters and Doctoral degree Programmes) for the 2016/2017 Academic Year. Applicants should have obtained at least a first degree (or its equivalent) from a recognized and chartered university/institutionat the time of completion. Applicants should also possess a Ugandan Certificate of Education with at least five passes...

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A letter to graduates: How will you use it?

Schools Uganda 08:01, 29th January 2016 Opinion
A letter to graduates: How will you use it?

Based on Islam FaithAssalamu alaikum:Congratulations! You did it! Through hard work, discipline, sleepless nights, and missed hours of fun, you've graduated. May Allah bless you and grant you success. But before you celebrate, let me ask: how will you use it?Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him, once said that Allah will ask a person five things on the...

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Call for Applications for DAAD Scholarships- 2016/17

Schools Uganda 08:01, 29th January 2016 Scholarship
Call for Applications for DAAD Scholarships- 2016/17

Applications are invited from eligible candidates to pursue Masters and PhD study programs tenable at Mbarara University of Science and Technology under the DAAD In-Country / In-Region Scholarship scheme (East Africa) for the year 2016/2017. The University offers the following Masters and PhD Study programs:M.A in Development StudiesM.A in Local Governance and PlanningM.A in Conflict Analysis & Inclusive DevelopmentMaster of...

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Announcement: Short Course in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

Schools Uganda 11:01, 29th January 2016 News

Makerere University School of Public Health (MakSPH) is offering a short course in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH). The course is targeting practicing officers with limited training in WASH. In addition, Environmental Health workers who wish to broaden their knowledge and skills as a form of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) so as to be better equipped to implement WASH activities...

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DAAD-RUFORUM In-Country/In-Region Doctoral Scholarships available

Schools Uganda 10:01, 29th January 2016 Scholarship
DAAD-RUFORUM In-Country/In-Region Doctoral Scholarships available

 The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) Secretariat is pleased to announce a call for PhD scholarships available through the German Academic Exchange Services (DAAD) funding support. These scholarships are targeting both in-country/in-region (sub-Saharan Africa) applicants to support selected RUFORUM regional PhD Programmes in the Eastern and Central Africa (ECA). The scholarships are tenable for...

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African Potato Association (APA) Conference 2016 - Call for Abstracts

Schools Uganda 10:01, 29th January 2016 call-for-abstracts
African Potato Association (APA) Conference 2016 - Call for Abstracts

The Ethiopian Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), the Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR) and the International Potato Center (CIP) will be co-hosting the 10th Triennial Conference of the African Potato Association in Ethiopia. It will be held October 9th to 13th, 2016 in Addis Ababa at the ECA Conference Center.APA SERVING AFRICA SINCE 1983The 10th Triennial Conference brings together researchers,...

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List of 286 Graduates that got first class at Makerere

Schools Uganda 02:01, 19th January 2016 News

 list of students who got a first class GRADUANDS WHO HAVE OBTAINEDA CGPA ABOVE4.40 Bachelor of Conservation Forestry and ProductionTechnology SN REGNO STUDENTNAMES GENDER CGPA REMARK 1 11/U/442 BARONGOBernice M 4.56 First ClassHonours 2 11/U/426 ODONGOOscar M 4.45 First ClassHonours...

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Bishop Stuart University Student found Dead

Schools Uganda 02:01, 19th January 2016 News

Police in Mbarara District are investigating circumstances under which a student of Bishop Stuart University died on Friday. Bonet Musimenta, 24, a second year student of Social Work and Social Administration, was found dead in her room and police suspect she may have been strangled by her boyfriend.The incident occurred on Friday at around 10am in Kyapotani cell, Kakoba Division,...

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How to raise a Truthful Child

Schools Uganda 06:01, 17th January 2016 Opinion

In Uganda, most elders lie on phone as the kids listen and they do care less, this is wrong.All kids sometimes lie to their parents. The most common reason is to avoid punishment for a deliberate or accidental misdeed. Another common motive is to obtain some reward or benefit not otherwise obtainable. There are also lies to protect a...

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Tension rises as over 400 students wait to get onto Makerere graduation list

Waniala Henry 03:01, 15th January 2016
Tension rises as over 400 students wait to get onto Makerere graduation list

By last Friday, Makerere University was engulfed in tension, as several hundred former students waited to find out whether they would get onto the graduation list.With the graduation ceremonies set to start on Tuesday January 19, 2016, the university authorities were grappling with last-minute additions to the graduation list. Officials in the Senate building, where the list was being compiled,...

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