Meritorious® Biztech® College Newsletter June 2016 Edition

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"You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a New Dream"

− C.J. Lewis


Meritorious Accrediations and Affiliates

  1.     Nataional Council for Higher Education (NCHE)
  2.     Uganda Business and Techinal Examnation Board (UBTEB)
  3.     Makerere University Business School (MUBS)
  4.     International Association of Book Keepers (IAB - UK)
  5.     Institute of Financial Accountants (IFA - UK)
 

Our Intakes

  1.     January / February Intake
  2.     April / May Intake
  3.     August / September Intake
  4.     November / December Intake
 
 

Mass Communication Internship

 

The popularity of Television and radio continues to grow in Uganda. According to the Broadcasting Council Uganda, there are over 300 radio stations registered and over 70 Television stations. This signifies the demand for more qualified journalists to work in these media stations.


However the journalism profession has so many semi qualified personnel working in various media houses. This has reduced the professional values of narrating both oral and written, hence bad content on our airwaves. Government and regulators are trying curbing down on bad content broadcast, but the main problem goes back the competence and exposure that can only be possible by Internship Training with "Professional Media Schools" during or after the completion of a diploma and / or degree.


Mass Communication internships provide qualified students with on-the-job experience and academic credit for working in professional settings in Radio, Television, Journalism, Advertising, Photojournalism, and Public Relations. Surveys of job opportunities indicate a need for supervised study, experience, and on-the-job training for students planning to enter the professional fields.


At Meritorious® Biztech® College we have introduced Internship for Mass communication students. This will be done in various fields all related to media. Radio and TV Presenting, Video and Audio production are among the fields to be trained. With its well equipped studio and up to date production softwares, Meritorious® Biztech® College is well suited to help students acquire the practical knowledge through hands on training in the fields mentioned.


As a mandate for most institutions for mass communication students to get that skill in their profession from a well organized media or organisation, as part of their academic qualification, Internship training at Meritorious® Biztech® College will be open to all students of Mass Communications from all Universities and Institutions. Come get the best in practical training through Internship at Meritorious® Biztech® College.


Tr. Wamala Daniel Nelson
Lecturer
Mass Communications Department
 
 

Buganda Kingdom Exhibition Academic Fair 2016

 

Having been approved as a bursary institution under the Ministry of Education - Buganda Kingdom, Meritorious® Biztech® College participated in the annual Kingdom Education / Academic Fair that took place at WAKISHA HEADQUARTERS – Wakiso district starting from June 13 - June 18, 2016.


The Exhibition brought on board four tertiary Institution and six Universities and registered a total attendance of 25,000 students from 80 secondary schools.


Under the theme: Education for creativity and innovativeness, the students were given career guidance on course choices and which institutions are best at different programmes of study.


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The fair was closed by His Highness the King of Buganda – Ronald Mwenda Mutebi II who cautioned students not to shun their mother languages and always toil for greater heights.


Tr. Martin Kasenge
Lecturer
Accounts & Finance Department
 
 

Achievements

 

Meritorious® Biztech® College during the month of May 2016 signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Makerere University Business School (MUBS) that officially made the affiliation between the two institutions.


Meritorious® Biztech® College is now affiliated to MUBS on the following courses:


  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Accounting and Finance
  • Diploma in Procurement and Logistics Management
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Diploma in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
  • Diploma in Financial Services
  • Diploma in Project Planning & Management
  • Diploma in Secretarial and Office Management
  • Diploma in Local Government Finance Management
  • Uganda Diploma in Secretarial Studies
  • Certificate in Business Administration
  • Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management


Meritorious® Biztech® College also entered into a memorandum of understanding with Buganda Kingdom to offer Bursaries to the children of the kingdom who find hardships in raising fees.


Meritorious® Biztech® College under this arrangements offers 20% to 50% bursaries to all students under the Buganda kingdom arrangement while the rest of the fees is paid by the Kingdom.


We thank God for their milestones in our institutions.



Tr. Benson Aryasingura
Deputy Principal
Meritorious® Biztech® College
 
 

Biztech's Student Blog

 

I am a student of Accounting and Finance at Meritorious® Biztech® College. We all enjoy a very conducive environment for reading and studying. Their Academic and administrative staffs are professional and approachable


All students at Meritorious® are equal and it welcomes everyone. I encourage all students to join meritorious in order to enhance their career and future.


Meritorious® makes special arrangements for the internship of its students through its corporate partnership and support the student in Job Placement.


Nassuna Harriet
Student
Accounting & Finance
 
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Makerere University Main Gate.
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