By Spy Uganda
Kampala: Victoria University has announced it’s two categories of scholarships awarded to students with financial challenges.
According to the University, the first scholarship is that of 60% where all fees are reduced as a COVID-19 relief offer through Ruparelia Foundation and with this; a student will only pay UGX1,798,700 which includes tuition, functional, application and registration fees. Meanwhile, remember that on average a student would pay over UGX4million.
The second scholarship is awarded to those recommended by their MPs and here a student only pays application and registration fees of UGX210,000 and tuition fees of UGX938,700 for the entire course duration.
Scholarships at Victoria University
✔ 60% tuition reduction for all students joining us during this intake.
✔ Waiver of all functional fees for students recommended by their MPs.
— Victoria University, Kampala (@VUKampala) November 7, 2021
Victoria University which is now said to be the leading university in Uganda stands out as a pivot of academic excellence, offering a fresh and intellectually thriving environment that nurtures critical and progressive thinkers and pushes pedagogical boundaries.
The University is committed to the advancement of higher education in the country and the East African region by establishing exemplary, specialised and employment-oriented education.
Under its vision of; ”To provide access to higher education transcending national boundaries and developing education opportunities which conform to highest international standards”, the institution is said to be a cosmopolitan university that is accredited by the National Council for Higher Education in Uganda with a wide range of nationalities.