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EDUCATION

Tough Times as Government Proposes to Stop Funding University Students and Private Institutions

University funding Committee has proposed restrictions on our universities funding.The Committee has proposed funding should be done only to students who are pursuing priority courses.These are the courses that according to them are of great help in National development. As reported by Standard, this move will be extended to private institutions. The funding will be given to private University that has the capacity to offer the prescribed programmes.The students to be sponsored are the ones pursuing Science,technology

  1 year ago ago
Tough Times as Government Proposes to Stop  Funding University Students and Private Institutions

EDUCATION

Sad News as State Proposes to Fund Only Students Pursuing "Priority" Courses in Kenya

It is shocking as the sudden decision was made due to the drop in funding as the university managers state it. Their criteria for pointing out courses that are not crucial for the national development are not known, and with that, many students will be in a dilemma as they may end up losing what they have been working for in school. Not only will the proposal affect students from public institutions but also it will affect those in private institutions in the same way. This proposal is being pushed forward by

  1 year ago ago
Sad News as State Proposes to Fund Only Students Pursuing

EDUCATION

Plan To Stop Funding University Students' Courses Revealed

A shocking development that will most likely leave stakeholders in surprise has been launched where a plan has been started to stop funding many university students. The plan seeks to have the government fund only those courses that are perceived to be crucial for national development and towards implementing vision 2030 in daring proposals being fronted by vice chancellors of public universities and the university fund. The Chief executive officer of the Universities fund (a government agency established to

  1 year ago ago
Plan To Stop Funding University Students' Courses Revealed

EDUCATION

Government to scrap varsity funding for students not pursuing “priority” courses

A raft of changes proposed by the government could cease funding students who are pursuing courses not categorized as “priority” in line with Vision 2030. Vice-Chancellors and the Universities Fund (UF) are reportedly behind the new push contained in the "Reforms on the University Sector and Research ". UF is pushing for the reforms in line with its constitutional mandate to provide funds for financing universities. Reforms on the University Sector and Research report recommend that all universities be categorised

  1 year ago ago
Government to scrap varsity funding for students not pursuing “priority” courses

EDUCATION

University Students to be Affected if the Proposed Government Funding is Passed

The government is proposing to stop funding some course which they consider not important in national developed. This may affect thousand of students who are pursuing the courses. This may affect also private institution as the funds will be awarded to universities with sole capacity to offer prescribed courses. The details are contained in a document titled Reforms on the University Sector and Research. "Universities should be categorised in major thematic areas such as Universities of science and technology,

  1 year ago ago
University Students to be Affected if the Proposed Government Funding is Passed

EDUCATION

University Students Dealt A Big Blow As Government Plans To Do Away With Certain Courses

The government is intending to do away with certain courses undertaken by students on various tertiary learning institutions for what they described as not vital in bringing development to the country. The proposal if implemented will also affect private Universities and Collages across the country. The reforms have been initiated by the Universities Vice Chancellors and the University Fund(UF) established to source Universities with funds in the country. In the proposed reforms, students will only be granted

  1 year ago ago
University Students Dealt A Big Blow As Government Plans To Do Away With Certain Courses