Makerere University students to start end of semester exams next week
Alfred Masikye Namoah, the Makerere University Academic Registrar has issued a statement explaining how the university plans to hold end of semester one 2020/2021 examinations remotely. According to his statement, several meetings were held as well as consultations with stakeholders to come up with alternative modes of assessment for completion of semester one.
“The University Senate and Council have approved the alternative modes of Aasessment for the completion of semester one 2020/2021 examinations. College/School Academic Boards have met, reviewed, selected and submitted the most appropriate alternative modes of assessment for the respective programmes/course units.” Masikye said in a statement.
The University has scheduled the examinations to start on 13th September, 2021 and run up to 30th September, 2021, according to the Registrar.
“Colleges/Schools have drawn-up and published detailed examination schedules and timetables. College Registrars have been requested to work with Deans, Heads of Departments and Examination Coordinators to display and publicise the detailed examination schedules and timetables. In addition, Deans/ Heads of Department/College Registrars should provide relevant information and sensitise students on these examination modalities.” Masikye added.
Masikye urged students who have not completed payments of relevant fees to contact the respective College Bursars to be guided on the new payment procedures.