By Our Reporter
Uganda’s prestigious Victoria University in partnership with MTN have announced Ugandan innovative Youth for scholarships after being successful in all the process that were put to go through in order to be awarded with full and partial scholarships.
This comes after VU and MTN Uganda recently partnered with MTN Uganda to offer 10 scholarships to creative and innovative teens across the country where the duo was to provide 5 full and 5 partial scholarships to pulses starting with the University’s March intake.
Through this scholarship program, Victoria University was targeting problem solvers that have transformational ideas that change lives, impact the community and society.
The process to attain a scholarship included;
1. Record a video, post it on your socials highlighting your innovative idea with the hashtags #MTNPulse and #studyatVU
Download the pulse app and select education
Fill in the application form and attach your academic documents, ensure to check the MTN Pulse(how did you know about Victoria university) and submit
Many students applied through that process but only the best were selected and here is the list of those who won the VU-MTN scholarship program.
1. Alupo Yvonne
2. Nanteza Nuriat
3. Jumba Jonathan
4. Nambiisa Blessing Tracy
5. Remo Idris Sebbi
1. Mbogga A Swamaduh
2. Kataike Bridget
3. Nakayiwa Brenda
5. Okanya Brian
“Congratulations to the new students of Victoria University. Do not perish with your idea. Our Incubation Centre, is here for you. We are not a theoretical University. We are practical and make ideas come to life.” Prof.Lawrence Muganga congratulated winners
Prof.Muganga added that Victoria University teaches experience and natures students’ ideas and work hard to bring their ideas to life notting that the third learning institution is not a theoretical University of just reading books, but a university of doing things.
Victoria University Uganda (VUU), also known as Victoria University Kampala, is a university in Uganda, accredited by the Uganda National Council for Higher Education (UNCHE). It offers short, professional, diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
Victoria University have been a leading educational institution in Uganda since 11 years ago when it was established.
The world class institution is devoted to playing a leading role in bringing and developing high-quality education, student-centred learning opportunities based on standards of excellence that are unique, innovative and difficult to match.
It 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 the Ruparelia Group of Companies, which has a strong presence in the education sector in Uganda.