HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES UGANDA VISITS ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY IN UGANDA KAMPALA CAMPUS

Huawei Technologies Uganda visits Islamic University in Uganda (IUIU) Kampala Campus to formalize the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) establishing the IUIU-ICT Academy. The Huawei team included; Deputy Managing Director Mr. Gao Jian and Public Relations Officer, Ms. Sooma M Fouziya.

The signing ceremony was attended by the Rector, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ismail Simbwa Gyagenda, the Vice-Rector Academic Affairs, Dr. Jamil Serwanga, Academic Registrar, Dr. Halima Wakabi Akbar, Director Kampala Campus, Dr. Kasule Twaha, Director Quality Assurance, Dr. Amaal Kineene, ICT Manager, HOD-Computer Science, Mr. Kalinaki Kasim, Deans of Faculties, Public Relations Officer and many others.
According to the Rector Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ismail S. Gyagenda, the Huawei based IUIU-ICT Academy will equip students with an understanding of cutting-edge technologies. “Through this partnership, we will ensure that ICT courses keep up with new trends, and use guaranteed teaching materials that are related to industry practices”.

The ICT Manager and the HoD Computer Science also revealed that the IUIU students are now eligible to participate in the 2021 Huawei ICT Competitions and that they have a higher chance of winning especially given their innovation level.