Higher Education Access Certificate courses in Uganda

Higher Education Access Certificate (HEAC) or Higher Education Certificate (HEC) is the 4th Higher Education access route approved by National Council for Higher Education (NCHE). The HEC is an intensive full-time programme, designed to bridge the knowledge gap of students who might not have assumed knowledge required for a professional course or who might not have been confident with their […]

Prioritise public schools for govt sponsorships

Around this time, each year, schools across Lango Sub-region organise dedication prayers to “dedicate” and “commit” the Primary Leaving Education (PLE), Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE), and Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) candidates to God and pray for good, favourable exam results.  However, the government sponsorship list for the academic year 2022/2023 released by Makerere University is quite discouraging […]

Make ICT a principal subject 

March 2022 will mark 10 years since ICT was introduced at A-Level, as an elective second subsidiary subject. The other is Subsidiary Mathematics. In 2012, the Ministry of Education and Sports made significant changes to the A-Level curriculum, allowing students to study only 3 principal subjects, and 2 subsidiary subjects, including General Paper.  Before that, students suffered with 4 principal […]