KIU, Main Campus - On 19th March 2020, Kampala International
University will participate in the 12th National Council for Higher Education(NCHE) Exhibition which will last three days. This exhibition will take place
at UMA Show Grounds, Lugogo. The exhibition will be under the theme:
"Higher Education and Private Sector; Preparing Human Resource Capital for
the 4th Industrial Revolution."
The purpose of the
exhibition is for the universities to showcase to the public what they have
achieved and how they have advanced as far as technology is concerned.
According to Kabuga
Daniel Mulindwa, Deputy Director, Directorate of Marketing and Public Relations, the exhibition is a chance for the
university to showcase what they have in regard to technology.
"We shall be able
to market the University more to the outside world. It's a marketing opportunity
for us because we shall showcase how far we have moved with technology,"
In addition, Mulindwa
said that all universities are always invited to partake in this exhibition and
many people from all walks of life including secondary students and parents
attend the event.
In 2019, KIU also
participated in the 11th edition of the NCHE exhibition under the
third category: Chartered, Private and Public Universities. That exhibition was
under the theme: "Mainstreaming Information and Communication Technology:
Exploitation of Social Media for Higher Education Delivery and
This year, the NCHE
exhibition will mainly expound on upgrading the 3rd Industrial Revolution, with
Computer Technology, making computers smarter
Developing New Pharmaceuticals and Materials.
Capture, Transmission and Storage.