Tag: University of Guyana (UG)

$52Billion budget for the education sector

$52Billion budget for the education sector

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 9, 2020

-  schools to be retrofitted to ‘exist in a COVID-19 world’ -$300M for Learning Channel expansion, new radio station - ... Read More

UG’s first semester to begin online in October

UG’s first semester to begin online in October

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 25, 2020

-as safe mode continues The University of Guyana (UG), on Tuesday, announced that due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the ... Read More

Iwokrama signs MOU with UG for PhD scholarship through ExxonMobil funded science programme

Iwokrama signs MOU with UG for PhD scholarship through ExxonMobil funded science programme

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 11, 2019

Georgetown, Guyana.  The Iwokrama International Centre announced that it had signed an MOU with the University of Guyana (UG) to ... Read More

Commonwealth learning specialist pays a courtesy call on the Minister of Education

Commonwealth learning specialist pays a courtesy call on the Minister of Education

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 29, 2019

(29th October 2019) - Minister of Education Dr. the Hon. Nicolette Henry was today paid a courtesy call from Dr ... Read More

Closure of the Turkeyen campus

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 7, 2019

Georgetown, Guyana, February 7, 2019 All members of the University and all members of the public are advised that the Turkeyen ... Read More

Nurses charged to be “agents of change” 

Nurses charged to be “agents of change” 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 19, 2018

  DPI, Guyana, Monday, November 19, 2018 We must change the perception that persons have about the capability of public ... Read More

President calls on CLE to find ways of improving the delivery of affordable legal education

President calls on CLE to find ways of improving the delivery of affordable legal education

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 7, 2018

Ministry of the Presidency, Press Release - Georgetown, Guyana (September 7, 2018) President David Granger, this morning, called on the ... Read More

University launches local authors’ work 

University launches local authors’ work 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 28, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 28, 2018 As part of the University of Guyana’s (UG) effort to provide a platform to ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.