The Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) will tomorrow Thursday release results of last year’s Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE).
According to Patrick Muinda, Ministry of Education spokesperson, the event will be presided over by State minister for higher education, John Chrysestom Muyingo, on behalf of the Minister for Education and Sports, Janet Museveni, who is away.
“The results will be released tomorrow February 28, 2019 at 10am at the President’s office in the main auditorium. Minister of state for higher education will release them in acting capacity at the Minister of Education and Sports,” Muinda told SoftPower News on Wednesday.
A total of 99,672 students registered for 2018 UACE out of whom 53,359 are males and 41,313 females from 2,217 centres across the country.
The number of candidates registered for the 2018 UACE reduced by 2,335 compared to the 102,007 candidates who sat for UACE exams in 2017.
Of the registered candidates for 2018, the Government sponsored candidates are 18,550 (including 12,577 males and 5,973 females), while private candidates are 81,122 (including 45,782 males and 35,340 females).