By our reporter
Victoria University is a premium University accredited by the National Council of Higher Education and Uganda Nurses and Midwifery Council. It stands out as a pivot of academic excellence, offering a fresh and intellectually thriving environment that nurtures critical and progressive thinkers.
Ruparelia Foundation, through Victoria University they will be extending Special offer Scholarship To Top 10 Contestants Of Miss Tourism Uganda 2019
According to Associate. Prof. Dr. Krishna N. Sharma, Vice Chancellor of Victoria University, their aim in partnering is to impart and provide knowledge to the contestants through the scholarships; this will result into career growth. He also said he appreciates the contestants’ leadership skills as they have come to this level after fighting many challenges including but not limited to bullying, body shaming etc.
“We are giving them free special offer study scholarship in both and Presentation and effectively transfer their leadership skills, implant the message of having pride in who they are, inspire and motivate others who may be facing similar challenges what they have faced in the past.” Said Dr. Sharma
He added that the key objectives of the scholarship is to extend our international standard of education, to promote equality in communities by supporting talented students to acquire the necessary academic qualifications, to promote entrepreneurship and skills in Africa that will help address the skills gap as well as the challenges of human capital development.
He noted that, Victoria University is set to admit and impart knowledge and skills to both local and international students as we extend a hand to the communities in need and also contribute to the government’s part in development.
“We appreciate miss tourism for organizing this event to appreciate the participants and plus size females. Victoria University is happy to be partnering with Miss tourism for purposes of enhancing career growth and positive life enrichment of the Miss tourism contestants.” Said Dr. Sharma
The public and individuals headed by the mayor Nakawa Division Eng Ronald Balimwezo Nsubuga appreciated that institutions such as Victoria University have come out with a cause of ensuring that the contestants are skilled and acquire knowledge through the scholarships which they can take up in the desired degree of their choice.
“This will have direct impact and will enhance their career growth and have something to hope for in future.” Said Balimwezo
The scholarship shall be provided to only those contestants who have the entry requirements as per the National Council for Higher Education.