By Monica Kobusinge
Former NBS TV journalist Julius Bukyana has joined Victoria University as the new Corporate and Public Affairs Manager-TheSpy Uganda reports.
Bukyana holds a Bachelors of Science in Journalism and Mass Communication and a Masters Degree in International Relations and Diplomacy from Nkumba University.
The news has been announced by the University’s most hardworking Vice Chancellor, Prof.Lawrence Muganga describing Bukyana as a great source.
”As a University, we are destined for greatness with such a resource, welcome to the ‘University of You’ Bukyana Julius. Ladies and Gentlemen, Here is VUKampala Corporate and Public Affairs Manager,” tweeted Prof.Muganga.
As a University, we are destined for greatness with such a resource, welcome to the University of You @bukyanajulius2 Ladies and Gentlemen, Here is @VUKampala Corporate and Public Affairs Manager.@RajivRuparelia @nbstv @ntvuganda @bbstvug @newvisionwire pic.twitter.com/ZiHVgaThVt
— ᗪᖇ. ᒪᗩᗯᖇEᑎᑕE ᗰᑌGᗩᑎGᗩ (@ReachDrMuganga) February 3, 2023
Bukyana who recently participated in the East Africa Legislative Assembly (EALA) elections, resigned from NBS TV in 2022 where he had worked for a couple of years as news anchor, political reporter, show host and producer.
After this juicy appointment, Bukyana vowed to work tirelessly to uplift the University image at both local and international level using his media competencies and connections.
”This is a career switch though not far from the media, am to make Victoria University a brand to look out for as I serve. Am going to use my media competencies and connections for a better VU,” said Bukyana.
About Victoria University
Having been ranked by the NCHE as the best in delivery of Emergency Open Distance e-Learning (ODeL) with an impressive score of 86.1%, Victoria University has cemented its place as the fastest growing and leading University in the East Africa.
Worth noting, this is the first University approved to host an EON Reality Center in Uganda, paving the path to introduce Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) technology in education.
The University is Uganda’s only institution that offers a curriculum that focuses on both today and future’s workforce needs.
The University is part of the Ruparelia Group of Companies whose footprint in the education sector runs right from the foundational primary level to the highest level of education in Uganda. University’s sister schools include Kampala International School of Uganda, Kampala Parents School, and Delhi Public School International.
It’s the only higher institution of learning that offers its students the opportunity; to study anywhere, anytime, access free textbooks, and graduate with work experience.
The University has the capacity, facilities, and determination to revitalize higher education in Uganda and in the region with a commitment to play a leading role in bringing and developing high-quality education, and student-centered learning opportunities based on standards of excellence that are unique, innovative, and difficult to match. If you really need a brighter future, just choose Victoria University, no regrets.