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The Virtual University of Uganda co-sponsors the 2019 Oil and Gas Summit in Uganda

The 2019 summit is the biggest Oil and Gas summit in East Africa. It collects industry experts, suppliers and service providers from all over the world. The Virtual University of Uganda is honoured to be a part of this event as a co-sponsor. Over 400 attendees from across 125 national and international companies are expected …

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The Virtual University of Uganda launches the Special Academy to enable learning for the refugee community.

In 2018, The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) reported about 68.5 million forcibly displaced people worldwide, including 40 million who are internally displaced. According to the United Nations (un.org, 2018) Uganda is the largest refugee-hosting country in Africa. There are over a million refugees from South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of the Congo …

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Car Accidents in Egypt down by 23.6% in 2018.

The report also estimated that the cause of accidents was because of human error (76.8 percent), technical malfunctions (15.7 percent) and problems with the quality of roads and their maintenance (2.7 percent).

The Virtual University of Uganda, is also organising a similar road safety educational campaign through an e-conference. The e-coference on health and safety will start on 29 May 2019

The Virtual University of Uganda appoints a new Chairman of the Governing Council

The team at Virtual University of Uganda (VUU) welcomes the new Chairman of the Governing Council, Dr Ham-Mukasa Mulira to the institution. We are very privileged to have Dr Mulira steering VUU through its exacting period of growth and investment. Dr Mulira brings years of experience and vast knowledge in the fields of ICT, governance, …

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VUU strengthens its leadership team with the appointment of a Deputy Vice-Chancellor – Academic Affairs and a Senior Consultant on Strategy and Development

VUU’s core mission is to provide high-quality education to students in Sub-Saharan Africa and beyond. To achieve this tall order, we are focused on building institutional capacity and are pleased to announce the appointment of a new Deputy Vice-Chancellor, and a senior consultant on Strategy and Development. Prof Magnus Amajirionwu joined VUU as the Deputy …

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