Fashion Communication An emerging career opportunity within brands and style
Published on : 2017-04-20 12:02:20 | Author : UA | No of Views : 1236

Fashion industry is promoting lifestyle and is experiencing rapid growth across the African continent. Increased interest towards styles and brand within shoppers has propelled competition between brands to improve upon their competitors. Local African brands are giving tough competition to foreign brands, more because of the changing trends of preferences by the fashion enthusiasts. Fast changing trends in the fashion industry are enabling creation of new avenues within the industry, hence proving better career opportunities to the yout...

Six Personalities driving transformation in higher education in Africa
Published on : 2017-04-15 12:01:05 | Author : Vivek Verma | No of Views : 1003

Africa has been the land of opportunities, so are the Africans writing their own future. Continent has seen leaders making impact on the lives of millions across the world. Tons of African entrepreneurs  are working tirelessly towards providing quality and accessible higher education to Africans, education which are relevant and comparable to the global standards, or it should say transformative education. I have sourced details of six such personalities working towards higher education development in Africa. Information about them and the...

Scope for new Higher Education Institution inGhana
Published on : 2017-04-14 10:16:19 | Author : Vivek Verma | No of Views : 813

Ghana has one of the most promising higher education sectors in Africa, with a significant contribution from private sector. With more than 400,000 students enrolled in the higher education institutions (HEI), country has seen a phenomenal growth in the number of private HEIs in last one decade. In the year 2016-2017 itself number of accredited private tertiary institutions increased to 85 as compared to 75 during the year 2015-2016. This is as per the most recent report on accredited tertiary institutions released by NAB on 12th April 2017. On...

Emphasis on Technical & Vocational Education and Training (TVET) to accelerate Africas growth
Published on : 2017-03-21 11:48:21 | Author : Vivek Verma | No of Views : 917

It is widely accepted that Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), has the great potential of accelerating any country's drive towards development. Excerpt from various reports published on websites below: http://citifmonline.com/2016/08/24/boosting-or-sinking-technicalvocational-education-with-conversions-article/#sthash.J788f1v5.dpuf http://www.cotvet.org/new/our-blog1.php?i=challenges-of-vocational-training-in-ghana http://www.aaionline.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/AAI-SOE-report-2015-final.pdf ...

WHY STUDYING @ SUBHARTI UNIVERSITY INDIA
Published on : 2017-03-13 00:44:25 | Author : http://www.subharti.org/ / UA | No of Views : 1019

250 Acre CampusThe 250 Acre campus is a microcosm of a world in itself. It is not just enough to say that students find here a home away from home, for campus life for a Subhart-ian is definitely a lot more. Life at Subharti Campus brings surprises and new experiences every day, in an extraordinary community of creative and accomplished people from around the world. One can feel the transition palpably the moment the University gates are entered.World Class InfrastructureThe World Class Infrastructure at campus has carved out for itself a niche...

Methodist University College is one of the premier private universities in Ghana
Published on : 2017-03-12 15:04:39 | Author : UniAfrica.net | No of Views : 841

Methodist University College Ghana is one of the premier private universities in Ghana promoted by Methodist church. Located in Accra, Tema and Wenchi, MUCG boosts with 4000+ students studying in various levels of programs. In a recent graduation ceremony held for the students, MUCG graduated 1057 students including M.Phil, MBA and MA students. University promotes universal education with excellent infrastructure and market relevant programs for skilled manpower development as required by the continent. Image: Faculty WingImage: On-Campus Hoste...

Share of Female Students in Secondary and Tertiary Education in Africa and Decoding Scope for Investment
Published on : 2017-03-08 13:54:23 | Author : Vivek Verma | No of Views : 865

I have been working on a project of estimating the progression rate of female students from secondary to tertiary level in Africa and the scope of female centric vocational training institutions for women empowerment. Below is an abstract of female participation in some of the countries in East, West and South Africa. Participation and performance of female students has been compared with male and total at the senior secondary (A level) examination in Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, Botswana and South Africa. Results for the 2016 examina...

Check out the list of universities offering Medicine & Surgery programs in Uganda
Published on : 2017-02-25 12:24:23 | Author : UniAfrica.net | No of Views : 902

Health sciences constitute a huge area of study and employment ranging for medicine to pharmacy, health administration, nursing and public health. Medicine is a very time-intensive degree and one that will increasingly be a huge financial ask for students. Students willing to opt for medicals must be academically able with a natural aptitude for science and a strong interest in human affairs, a concern for the welfare of others, a flair for communication and the desire to make a real difference to the society.      &nb...

Check out the list of universities offering Computer Science & ICT programs in Uganda
Published on : 2017-02-24 14:55:41 | Author : UniAfrica.net | No of Views : 1005

Computer science is a discipline that involves the understanding and design of computers and computational processes. Some higher education institutions may use computer science (CS) as an umbrella term to cover various specialist and vocational degrees involving computers and technology. Term computer science may be used to refer to information technology (IT) degrees, although many institutions now distinguish between the two. Information Technology (IT) can be defined as the utilization of computing via hardware, software, services and infr...

Kenya and Rwanda ranked as global innovation achievers, outperforming their peers
Published on : 2017-02-23 14:39:01 | Author : UA / Arun Sharma | No of Views : 997

Since 2012, sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has had more countries among the group of innovation achievers than any other region according to Global Innovation Index ranking. Innovation achievers are economies that perform at least 10% higher than their peers for their level of GDP. In the 2016 ranking, innovation achievers in SSA were Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Rwanda, Mozambique and Uganda. Overall there were 9 SSA economies ranked in the top 100 economies led by Mauritius and South Africa.The drivers of growth in SSA have mainly been improved inst...