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Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandan scholars to pursue studies at post graduate level
in the United Kingdom Universities for 2020/2021 Academic Year.
1. Smart Architecture,... Read More
McGill University and the Mastercard Foundation are pleased to offer full scholarships to economically challenged, academically gifted Master’s students from Sub-Saharan Africa through the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program. This scholarship program is designed to sponsor outstanding, community... Read More
Out of the need to take care of athletes and sports personalities injured on the pitch, Ndejje University has introduced a bachelor’s degree in sports medicine.
The degree expected to kick off in January 2020 will address the shortage of trained medical specialists in the field.
The university’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Eriabu Lugujjo made the revelation during a... Read More
WAAW foundation’s annual scholarship initiative is aimed at supporting need based African female STEM-focused college education. Please read the eligibility criteria before you apply. All non qualifying applications will be automatically deleted!
Mr Michael Isaac Kuteesa, founder La Craft Uganda shows a lamp shade made from waste materials. Currently, production remains confined to his sitting room in Manyangwa. Photo by Eronie Kamukama monitor.co.uug
In the village of Manyangwa, Wakiso district, a crafts business is in bloom. Mr Michael Isaac Kuteesa, the founder of La Craft Uganda, refuses plastic to... Read More
Malaika Ssali displays her child friendly deodorants during the Entrepreneurship expo at Aga Khan Primary School recently. PHOTOS BY KELVIN ATUHAIRE. monitor.co.ug
“Recently at party, some people said my friend was smelling and should not sit next to them,” she said.
The nine-year-old said that the incident at the party reminded her of other school... Read More
Despite the growing youth unemployment in Uganda, agriculture, a sector that would have filled the gap, is largely shunned by the youth. This poses a challenge not only to growing unemployment but also food security.
It is against this background that the Uganda National Youth in Agriculture and Agribusiness and Excel Hort Consult, an agribusiness incubation hub, has moved to start... Read More
The move, according to the Government, is intended to equip young people with entrepreneurial skills to create their own jobs.
Just like science subjects, entrepreneurship will become compulsory for S.1 and S.2 students come 2020.
The move, according to the Government, is intended to equip young people with entrepreneurial skills to create their own jobs, thus... Read More
The Eric Bleumink Fund awards scholarships to talented students and young researchers from developing countries. The scholarships are towards a 1 year or 2 years Master’s degree programme.
University of Groningen in... Read More
Chevening is the UK Government’s global scholarship programme that offers future leaders the unique opportunity to study in the UK. These scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals from all over the world to pursue a one-year master’s degree in any subject at any UK university.
Chevening provides... Read More
Scholarships are available in a wide range of subjects including development, engineering, environment, medical and health sciences, and law.
According to research from the International Finance Corporation (IFC), healthcare in sub-Saharan Africa remains the worst in the world. Most of the region lacks the proper infrastructure to deliver efficient healthcare. Moreso, few countries are able to spend the $34 to $40 a year per person that the World Health Organization considers the minimum for basic health... Read More
The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU) was established in
1992, by an Act of Parliament now the Accountants Act 2013. Its functions are;
As part of the... Read More