Orientation of Graduate Students 2017/2018

Event Date
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 - 2:00pm
Event Info

The Directorate of Research and Graduate Training invite graduate students 2017/18 for orientation which will take place on Wednesday 20th Septemebr 2017 at 2:ooPM

The orintation programme will enable students meet and be addressed by Officers from Finance Department, Dean of Students, International Students the orientation is to enable the students acquaint themselves with such key facilities at the University like the Library, University Hospital, Games and Recreation Facilities etc.  

DATE:      20th September 2017


THEME:  “A Road-map to Timely Completion of Graduate Studies; What a Graduate Student Should Know”

2.00 – 2.30 P.M. Arrival, Registration  and Logistics
 Ms. Milly Naigaga
 Ms. Joan Itaaga and
 Ms. Hope Namutebi
2.30 - 2.45 P.M. Opening Remarks -Prof. Mukadasi Buyinza, Director, DRGT

2.45- 2.50 P.M Financial and Related Matters - Ms. Jackie Ayolekire, Bursars Office.

2.50 -3.20 P.M The Graduate Training Processes: Roles of DRGT and Roles of the College. - Assoc. Prof. David Owiny, Deputy Director DRGT

3.20 -3.30 P.M The Registration Process  of a Graduate Student; The  Process and Requirements - Ms. Hellen Ssali, DRGT

3.30 -3.40 P.M Balancing Work, Academics and Family; The Counselling and Guidance Centre as a Resource - Mr. Henry Nsubuga, Director, Counselling and Guidance Centre

3.40- 3.50 P.M ICT Driven-research and Innovation - Mr. Samuel Mugabi, DICTS

3.50- 4.00 P.M Library: A Resource to a Graduate Student - Dr. Helen Byamugisha, University Librarian

4.00 -4.10 P.M The role of the International Office to a Graduate Student - Mrs. Martha Muwanguzi Ngobi, International Office

4.10- 4.20 P.M The Experiences of a Graduate Student and the PhD Forum  - Alex Kagaha, President, PhD Forum

4.20 – 4.30 P.M QUESTIONS/ANSWERS -Assoc. Prof. David Owiny

4.30- 4.40 P.M Final Remarks, Group Photo  and Closure -  Mr. Cyprian Kabagambe, Dean of Students and Group photo by PR Office


Event Venue
College of Computing and IS, Big Lab 2, Level 2, Block B
Category by Unit
General Events
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