The move according to the university board aims to make higher education affordable and accessible during this time of covid-19.
The chairperson of the university council noted that following the challenges brought by the global health crisis, universities ought to make sound and this moves to ensure learning continues and thus the cut on tuition.
“As board of directors of Victoria University we realized that quality education should be accessible by all and therefore has taken a drastic positive step to ensure this by making tuition reductions for the already hard-hit economies of the East Africa region and beyond, “acting Vice Chancellor Mr. Bil Nkeeto said.
“This reduction in cost of education was tailor-made to support the government effort to build a better society post covid 19, foster innovation and create positive social and economic impact by providing high quality education to Ugandans and the international community.”he added.
According to management, Students are now able to attain a course of their choice for as low as 1,500,000 Ugx shs only. The new fees take effect from September 2020 and admissions are already open and ongoing.
Victoria University is one of the best universities in Uganda, and stands out as a centre of academic excellence. It offers a fresh and intellectually stimulating environment that nurtures critical thinkers.
The university was opened in August 2010 and has increased its intake because of good the facilities and determination to revitalize higher education in Uganda and in the region.
The university is also committed to playing a leading role in bringing and developing high quality, student–centered learning opportunities based on standards of excellence that are unique, innovative and difficult to match.
The University is centrally located in the heart of Kampala City and on the main public transportation routes coupled with ample parking space.
Victoria University is part of Ruparelia Group of Companies, which has a strong presence in the education sector in Uganda and has under it’s portfolio, Kampala International School Uganda, Kampala Parents School and Delhi Public School International.
Victoria University is a cosmopolitan university with a wide range of nationalities. With a reputation as the best private, forward thinking and modern university in East Africa, Victoria University offers a vibrant and stimulating environment to further your studies.
Their programmes are designed to meet all of your needs – study or research a subject in greater depth, or aiming to extend your knowledge and skills in pursuit of your career ambitions.
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