University of Burundi


Burundi University commemorates 23rd anniversary of students’ killing

06-12-2018 Different authorities present during the 23rd commemoration of students’ killings that occurred at the University of Burundi in the night of 11 to 12 June 1995 demand that the truth about the past be revealed for a better future. A mass in honor of the murdered students opened the (...)

University of Burundi: Senior teachers retire, but who will fill the vacuum?

12-18-2016 On 16 December 2016, the University of Burundi organised a ceremony to bid farewell to senior professors of the Faculty of Human Sciences. Gertrude Kazoviyo, a teacher and one of the organizers of the event, deplored the fact that the university was sending teachers on retirement when they were (...)

Students critical about Bachelor Master System

08-26-2014 Students from public and private universities in Burundi worry about their qualification. According to them, the qualification in the new system Bachelor- Master- PhD system (BMD)is not sufficiently clear.-By Lorraine Josiane Manishatse In the academic year 2011-2012, the government of Burundi implemented the new BMD educational system through the (...)
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Kirundi-Kiswahili Department for Professional Teachers

05-23-2014 The University of Burundi is setting up a new branch of Kirundi-Kiswahili Department to improve professional teaching.-By Diane Uwimana “About 120 students are already enrolled in the new Department for the academic- year 2013-2014,” notes Siméon Ndoricimpa, in Charge of Communication at the University of Burundi. He indicates that (...)

A very slow re-enrolment in Public Universities

03-31-2014 The Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research decided to drive all students out of Universities. The latter are asked to register again after signing a commitment act, but they respond very slowly.-By Lorraine Josiane Manishatse Students have been requested to register again after having signed an act of (...)

Voluntary Youth for Environment: ” Cleaning our homes, one way to protect our environment”

11-06-2013 This 26th October 2013, Voluntary Youth for Environment have organized community development work at Mutanga Campus. The main objective was to sensitize students about the importance of protecting the environment through cleaning the Campus surrounding areas.-By Yves -Didier Irakoze According to Onésime Ndayisenga, Chairman of Voluntary Youth for Environment (...)