KAMPALA – The Minister of Education and Sports, Ms Janet Museveni, has appointed Dr. Eng. Silver Mugisha as the new Board Chairperson of the Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board (UBTEB).
Dr. Eng. Mugisha, who is the Managing Director of National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC), takes over from Prof. Venansius Baryamureeba who has been the Board chairperson.
Following the appointment of Board members by the Minister, the Secretariat of UBTEB has organised inauguration of Board members on Tuesday, 3rd September 2019 at 2:00 pm at UBTEB Secretariat. The inauguration ceremony shall be presided over by the Minister of Education and Sports.
He is expected to streamline activities of UBTEB and ensure that the students are absorbed into the job market. UBTEB is mandated to accredit training institutions as examinations centers.
UBTEB is a statutory national assessment body established by an Act of Parliament and mandated to streamline, regulate, coordinate and conduct credible national examinations and award Certificates and Diplomas in the Business, Technical and Vocational professions in Uganda