Office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic Affairs)

The purpose of this office is to provide leadership and coordination of teaching, research and publications matters including policy and standards. The DVC-AA Assists the Vice-Chancellor in the performance of his or her functions and in that regard is responsible for the Academic Affairs of the University.

In the absence of the Vice-Chancellor the DVC-(AA) performs the functions of Vice-Chancellor. The DVC-AA is responsible to the Vice Chancellor, the Chancellor and the University Council. In turn, the DVC-AA is responsible for the Academic Registrar, Director/ Graduate Training, Director/ Research and Publications, Deans of Faculties or Schools, Directors of Institutes, Colleges or other academic bodies and the Deputy Director/ Quality Assurance.

Duties & Responsibilities

In line with the relevant laws, the Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs shall be the First Deputy Vice-Chancellor and shall:

  • Assist the Vice-Chancellor in the performance of his or her functions and in that regard be responsible for the Academic Affairs of the University.
  • In the absence of the Vice-Chancellor performs the functions of Vice-Chancellor.
  • Initiates, obtains approval of and promotes policies, plans and programs that enhance the academic and professional excellence of the University.
  • Oversees the development, implementation and review of the policy framework for monitoring the quality, standards and management of the University’s academic programs.
  • Establishes systems for the planning, development and review of undergraduate, post graduate, research programs and any other academic programs of the University.
  • Oversees the selection and admission of students.
  • Initiates and coordinates the development and review of curricula for academic programs offered at the University.
  • Monitors compliance in setting and marking all examinations in accordance with the established regulations.
  • Establishes systems for students’ timely completion of academic programmes.
  • Promotes partnerships and networking for academic growth and development in the University.
  • Performs such other functions that may be delegated to him or her by the Vice Chancellor or assigned by the University Council.

Projects

Staff members

Juliet Tushemereirwe

Assistant Administrative Officer
MPAM (Cand) KAB; BASS (MUK); Cert. Administrative Law (MUK), CST (JIFACA) View Profile

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Contact Information

Email Address: dvcaa@kab.ac.ug
Phone Contacts: +256782459354