Ubudehe struck off list of varsity scholarship criteria

Starting this year, Ubudehe social stratification, will not be considered for eligibility of a scholarship for university students, according to officials from Higher Education Council (HEC). Ubudehe is a stratification programme where families are classified in accordance to their economic...

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 12:44am

Govt removes Ubudehe from scholarship criteria

The Government has announced its decision to scrap Ubudehe social stratification in the process to award university bursaries and only consider student performance. Ubudehe is a socio-economic stratification system based on family assets. This was announced by the Prime Minister Edouard...

Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 12:45am

Tracking the impact of foreign scholarships

Last week, several embassies representing their countries in Rwanda bade farewell to Rwandan students going to pursue different courses abroad, including in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. China offered 12 scholarships to Rwandan students, the Netherlands 28, the United Arab Emirates 20, while...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 8:51am

Twelve win scholarships to study in China

When Ariane Kaligirwa emerged the best female student in sciences in the 2017 A-level national exams, she told The New Times that her dream was to pursue aeronautic engineering to contribute to the development of Rwanda’s aviation sector. The 20-year-old, who went to Gashora Girls Academy,...

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 12:50pm

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