Rwanda has been characterised by many home-grown solutions aiming at socio-economic transformation of its citizens. More particularly, every last Saturday in Rwanda is reserved for community service locally known as Umuganda.
On Wednesday 14th February 2018 students and staff at the University of Rwanda-Gikondo Campus joined the People of Rwanda to celebrate the 24th National Heroes day which is normally cerebrated on 1st February. This year, the theme was “Uphold Heroism to Build the Rwanda we Want”.
The Honorable Senator Tite Rutaremara, has urged students of the University of Rwanda-Gikondo Campus ,to incorporate the spirit of patriotism into their quest for knowledge. He made the call yesterday On Tuesday 21st November, 2017 during a public lecture on patriotism that was being broadcasted live on Radio Rwanda from 3:00 to 5:00pm.
A total of 8366 were feted during the University of Rwanda 4th Graduation at Amahoro Stadium on 25thAugust 2017. The graduation saw a range of graduands being conferred and awarded with PhDs, Postgraduates, Degrees and Diploma that are offered in different UR Colleges. The Ceremony was officiated by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Rwanda.
Prof. Philip Cotton OBE, Vice Chancellor of the University of Rwanda signs a Program Agreement with the World Bank for the implementation of “Priority Skills for Growth Project”.