Victoria University has offered students joining the institution for short courses this festive season up to 20% discount on fees.
The Ruparelia Group-owned university said this is aimed at giving back to Ugandans, but also to ensure that people enjoy the festive season happily.
The University Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Krishna N. Sharma, said the offer ends on 31st December 2019. He added that over 100 students have already applied.
“With a short course of your choice, you can access the offer. Registration is already taking place for students to grab the opportunity of the festive offer,” told Business Focus in an interview.
The University offers many short courses including but not limited to Digital Marketing and Social Media, Foundation Mathematics, English language for university students and Effective Writing and Communication.
Others are Understanding the World Today, Entrepreneurial Development Studies, SPSS-Statistical Package for Social Sciences, Introduction to the Oil and Gas Industry, Export Trade Promotion, Certificate in Sustainable Microfinance and Basic Computer Applications.
The university under the Ruparelia Foundation offers scholarships to Ugandan disadvantaged students. The scholarship launched last year saw over 120 benefit.
Rajiv Ruparelia, the promoter of Victoria University, noted that his team is committed to playing a leading role in bringing and developing high–quality, student–centred learning opportunities based on standards of excellence that are unique, innovative and difficult to match.
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