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30 October 2017

Academics Call For Promotion of Indigenous Languages

Universities should promote the recognition of indigenous languages to support the cultural identities of people in the regions. Read more

Dean Stresses University Extension

Lueji A’Nkonde University (ULAN) Dean, highlighted Friday the importance of the university extension process, in what he described as a mechanism that allows greater involvement of students in the communities. Read more

Government Gears Up For Education System Reform

The country’s education system, will undergo a short-term system reform to correct the negative aspects in the current education reform. Read more

Ministry Vows to Fight Illegal Practices in Higher Education

The Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Innovation has as one of the bets the fight of illegal practices in the higher education system and promote merit. Read more

University Students Called To Support Community Life

The Provincial Governor of Lunda Sul, Ernesto in the city of Saurimo appealed for more intervention of university students in solving problems affecting the community. Read more

Tocoist Church Institute Launches Scientific Magazine

The Higher Polytechnic Institute (ISPT) of the Tocoist Church launched its first scientific magazine, which is entitled “Tetembwa” and is intended to have an international scope, with articles by different university lecturers in various areas. Read more

 

15 October 2017

Academic Fair Provides Juridical, Medical Counselling

Juridical counselling and dental care sessions are being conducted by university lecturers and students of five higher education institutions in Luanda, at the First Academic University Fair promoted by the ABC Alfabetizar association, in partnership with the Firme e Forte group. Read more

Higher Education Minister Prioritizes Staff’s Capacity Building

The minister of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Maria do Rosário Bragança Sambo, pointed out as priority of her management the capacity building of human resources, with view to improving the sector. Read more

Official Defends Transformation Of Universities Into Centers Of Excellence

The Higher education institutions must become centers of excellence that provide the labour market with qualified and skilled staff. Read more

U.S.A Might Open Universities For Angolan Military Students

The possibility of American universities to cater for higher education training of Angolan military is to be decided by January 2018. Read more

 

30 September 2017

Deputy Governor Advises Young People To Attend University

Malanje’s deputy governor for political and social affairs, said that universities are the centers of knowledge, so it seems important and responsible the attendance of young people in the universities. Read more

Maria Sambo, New Minister Of Higher Education

Maria do Rosário Bragança Sambo, currently the Principal of the state-owned Agostinho Neto University (UAN), was appointed Minister of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation. Read more

Over 2,000 Staff Receive Training In Last Two Years

At least 2, 453, amongst private individuals and from companies, benefitted from training over the last two years to improve their techniques. Read more

 

15 September 2017

Higher Education Ministry Reiterates Commitment to Training cadres

The Government has as one of the bets the training of the staff of the education sector to improve the quality of higher education in the country. Read more

New Institute of Health Inaugurated in Sumbe

A new institute of health with capacity to train nearly 2,000 students in nursing and laboratory work has been inaugurated in Sumbe. Read more

 

31 August 2017

Angolan Students Return after Being Graduated In Cuba

At least 254 Angolan students returned to the country after completing their graduation in Cuba. Read more

 

15 August 2017

Higher Education Ministry Wants to Standardize Curricula

The public and private institutions of higher education in Angola may soon observe a standardization to characterize the courses lectured, providing improvement in the quality of lecturing and mobility of professors and students. Read more

Importance of Assessment and Accreditation System in Education Highlighted

The legal tool for the assessment and accreditation of the higher education system is of paramount importance for the country, since it is expected to bring about another dynamics into higher education institutions. Read more

Over 120 Applications Await Approval in Higher Education Ministry

More than 120 applications for the opening of higher education institutions await approval in the respective ministry. Read more

University Students Urged to Promote Culture of Merit

The secretary of State for Higher Education spoke of the need for university students to tirelessly continue promoting the culture of merit in order to reach excellence in their training and contribute to the country’s development. Read more

 

15 July 2017

Arts Faculty with 50 New Masters, Over 200 Graduates

At least 50 masters and 293 higher education graduates received their diplomas from the Faculty of Arts of the state-owned Agostinho Neto University (UAN), after completing the training period. Read more

Catholic University Puts Out More Than 500 Graduates

The Angolan Catholic University (UCAN), officially awarded the diplomas of 557 of its new higher education graduates. Read more

Namibe’s Fisheries Academy Unveiled

The country’s first Academy of Fisheries and Sciences of the Sea was inaugurated on Monday morning in Moçamedes City, south-western Namibe Province. Read more

Poland to Release USD 60 Million for Fisheries Academy 3rd Phase

The Polish government will avail USD 60 million for the conclusion of the third phase of the Academy of Fisheries and Sciences of the Sea project in the south-west Namibe province. Read more

Vice-President Hands Over Laptops to Students

The Angolan Vice-president, Manuel Vicente, handed over buses and laptops to students and coordinators of the course of the Namibe’s Academy of Fisheries and Sciences of the Sea, which he inaugurated on behalf of the President of the Republic, José Eduardo dos Santos. Read more

 

30 June 2017

Angola Prepares Internal Scholarships for Scientific Research

Angolan students who choose to graduate and conduct scientific research will already be able to apply for internal scholarships, similar to what happens with graduates. Read more

Basic Law on Education System Covers Vocational-Technical Education

The Basic Law on the Education System, in force in the country, will become more comprehensive and allow, along with general education schools, to open school institutions focused on professional and technical education. Read more

Higher Education Ministry Presents Studies on Costs of Sector

The costs and funding of Higher Education and the implication of the private sector in Higher Education and scientific research will be presented at a workshop in Luanda. Read more

Ministry Recognizes Importance of Private Education

The Secretary of State for Innovation in Higher Education, Maria Augusta Martins, reiterated Wednesday that private education is an important partner of the State for the quality of education in the country. Read more

Ministry of Science and Technology Opens Six Media Libraries in July

The Ministry of Science and Technology recently announced in Lubango (Huíla), the launch of six mobile multimedia libraries next July in the provinces of Uige. Read more

Opposition CASA-CE Coalition Pledges Strong Vocational Training

The Convergência Ampla de Salvação de Angola-Coligação Eleitoral (CASA-CE) has pledged to revitilise vocational training of Angolan youths, seeking their easier access to jobs in the event of winning the forthcoming 23 August election. Read more

Private University Students Discuss Elections and Citizenship

Students from various Angolan private universities last Saturday in the northern Cabinda Province’s capital were gathered making an analysis of pertinent socio-political topics like the education system, elections and citizenship. Read more

 

15 June 2017

Brazilian Senate Approves Agreement on Education Sector with Angola

The Foreign Affairs Committee of the Brazilian Federal Senate Friday approved a cooperation agreement in the field of Non-Higher Education and training between Brazil and Angola, signed between the two countries. Read more

Education and Teaching System Amendment Draft Analyzed

An ad hoc amendment draft to the Basic Law on the Education and Teaching System was considered on Tuesday in Luanda during the 4th ordinary session of the Commission for Social Policy of the Cabinet Council. Read more

Education Ministry Admits Over 9.000 Teachers in Education in Angola

At least 9.222 teachers were admitted this year in various levels of the education subsystem countrywide, out of the 45.000 needed to strengthen the sector. Read more

European Union to Support Banking and Trade

The European Union (EU) intends to increase cooperation with Angola in the near future by prioritizing banking, trade and higher education to help the development of the most productive sectors in order to compete with their counterparts in other African economies. Read more

ISTM Trains Physicians and Engineers

Forty-seven members who attended course in speciality of medicine and 117 other in computer engineering, civil construction/fortifications and electronics have completed training at Higher Military Technical Institute (ISTM) in Luanda. Read more

University Students Hold Conference on Elections

The northern Cabinda province hosts a conference sponsored by Association of Students of Private Universities of Angola (AEUPA), in partnership with the local Higher Polytechnic Institute. Read more

 

15 May 2017

Brazilian Augusto Cury expected in Angola for a lecture

The Brazilian writer, Augusto Cury, is expected in Angola to give a talk on emotional health in a joint initiative by Omnen Intellegenda and the Higher Metropolitan Polytechnic Institute of Angola (IMETRO). Read more

Creation of Nine Private Higher Education Institutions Approved

The Government approved   the creation of nine new private higher education institutions, according to a press released reached Angop. Read more

Culture Ministry Projects Partnership with Art Schools in Portugal

The interchange and exchange of experience in the areas of artistic training and management, inspired by the models of the School of Music and Arts of the Spectacle (ESMAE) and the School of Media Arts and Design (ESMAD), aroused the interest of the Angolan Culture minister, during her visit paid to the two institutions of artistic training of the city of Oporto, Portugal. Read more

INAGBE Extends Deadline for Submission of Scholarship Applications

The National Institute of Scholarship Management (INAGBE) has extended the deadline for submitting applications for internal scholarships for the academic year 2017, for one more week. Read more

State Secretary Hails Conference on University Expansion

The Secretary of State for Innovation of the Ministry of Higher Education, praised the first International Conference on University Expansion, taking place in Caxito city, northern Bengo province. Read more

Scientific Events Contribute to Spread Knowledge

The scientific events are an “excellent” opportunity to present results of academic research and dissemination of knowledge, said, the Minister of Science and Technology. Read more

 

30 April 2017

Academy for Marine Sciences Due to Open

An academy of halieutic and marine sciences is due to open this year in Moçâmedes, initially with places for 540 students who will follow a variety of courses. Read more

Higher Education Expansion Deemed Gain of Peace

The Interim minister of Higher Education, in Ndalatando, capital of the northern Cuanza Norte province, that the expansion and consolidation of university education is one of the gains of peace. Read more

 

15 March 2017

Angola Needs Trained Cadres with Quality and Rigor – Says Minister

The Angolan Higher Education Minister, António André, said Monday in Luanda that the country needs trained cadres with quality and rigor to contribute to the country’s development. Read more

Angola President Creates Training Institutions Network

The Angolan President, José Eduardo dos Santos, approved by Presidential Decree this Monday the creation of the Network of Public Administration Training Institutions (RIFAP). Read more

Commission for Social Policy Assesses Higher Education Courses

The progress process of regularization of higher education courses was discussed in Luanda at the session of the Cabinet councils Committee on Social Policy. Read more

Higher Education Represents Development Factor

Angola’s Vice President of Republic said that strategically the Higher Education is a factor of human development. Read more

Official Calls for Higher Education Institutions Increase

The governor of the northern Bengo province recommended the completion of the works of the future Higher Technological Institute of the provincial capital. Read more

President Sacks Higher Education Minister

Angolan head of State fired the Minister of Higher Education. Read more

Tocoist Church Inaugurates Higher Polytechnic Institute

The Higher Polytechnic Institute of the Simão Toco Church (Tocoist Church) was inaugurated, in Luanda, during a ceremony chaired by the acting minister for Higher Education. Read more

Vice President Calls on University Students to Actively Participate in Electoral Registration

The Angolan Vice President urged the academic community and partners to participate actively in the electoral registration process, in order to be able to exercise the right to vote. Read more

Vice President Recommends Hard Work in Higher Education

Actors in the subsystem of higher education must adopt a culture of hard and permanent work in which the incentive to development, growth, innovation, modernisation and competitiveness is a reality. Read more

 

15 February 2017

Conference Analyzes Higher Education

The sectors of higher education, labour and social security and the national youth plan was debated in the conference of the 15th National University Students Camping (CANFEU), taking place under the motto “United, solidarity and patriotic young university students”. Read more

 

31 January 2017

Entrepreneurial Boost Institute launches traineeship programme

A programme dubbed “Estágios Profissionais” (Professional Traineeships) designed to provide work experience for recent university graduates will be launched this Friday, in Luanda, in an initiative from the Economy Ministry, through the Entrepreneurial Boost Institute. Read more

Science Ministry Needs To Invest In Youth’s Training

The Ministry of Science and Technology (MINCT) needs to “urgently” invest in young people who can continue with scientific research in the country. Read more

 

15 November 2016

20 Congolese Students Injured in Clashes with Kinshasa Police During Protest

Twenty students were injured in clashes with Congolese police during a demonstration in Kinshasa against an increase in exchange rates for payment of university fees. Read more

Governor Reiterates Priority for Province Development

The governor of the northern Lunda Norte province, pointed out the training of staff, construction and repair of roads and electricity as among his government’s priorities in the region. Read more

Minister Attends ISCED Scientific Meeting

The minister of Higher Education on a two-day working visit to the central Huambo province, where among other issues he is attending the third scientific meeting of the local Higher Education Teaching Methodology Institute (ISCED). Read more

Minister Deems Education Development Factor

Education minister reiterated that education is a factor that contributes to the development of the country, reason why the Angolan state continues to support this sector even though it has scant financial resources to better invest in this area. Read more

 

31 October 2016

Higher Institute Holds Second Scientific Events

The second Scientific and Technological Gatherings of the Higher Polytechnic Institute of Technologies and Sciences (ISPETC) happen in Luanda on 19-22 October, this year, under the theme “Scientific research, technological development and innovation in Angola, a challenge to higher education institutions”. Read more

ISPI Discusses Education Role in Economic Diversification

The 3rd scientific-pedagogical events of the Higher Independent Polytechnic Institute (ISPI) starting Wednesday in Lubango, southern Huila province, are set to discuss the role of education in economic diversification. Read more

Students Quality Crucial to Higher Education

Angola’s minister of Higher Education said that the reaffirmation of higher education, the concept of quality and value of work done by students are among the important conditions to improve education subsystem of the sector. Read more

 

15 September 2016

Confucius Institute Strengthens Angola-China Cultural Ties

The opening of Confucius Institute at Agostinho Neto University (UAN) will strengthen cultural and linguistic relations between Angola and China. Read more

Higher Education Ministry Committed To Teachers Training

The Ministry of Higher Education has been giving priority to the training of university lecturers, with a view to securing good teaching quality. Read more

Major Efficiency of Higher Education Institutions Defended

The chairman of the Sagrada Esperança Foundation, defended the need for major efficiency and efficacy of managers and administrative cadres of higher education institutions. Read more

Over 57 Youths in China for Scholarship

At least 57 Angolan youths arrived in China over the weekend for a five to six-year training programme furthering their education in various higher education institutions of the Asian country. Read more

State Funding For Education Is a Way of Distributing Wealth

Angolan minister of Higher Education Adão do Nascimento said Thursday in Luanda that the funding provided by State for Education and Teaching is one of the privileged ways of redistribution of national wealth and combat poverty. Read more

 

31 July 2016

Governor Wants Higher Education in Municipalities

The creation of higher education centers in the districts of Andulo and Camacupa was presented, in Kuito, by the governor of Bié, in order to ensure the training of cadres in the localities of origin and therefore the progress of the region. Read more

Human Capital Crucial to Development of Continent

The minister said that the investment in human capital is crucial to a system that demands sustained investment in higher education to ensure development of science, technology, research, innovation and the elimination of gender inequalities. Read more

Minister Considers Education a Driving Force behind Human Development

The minister of Higher Education, considered education as the driving force behind human development and the key to catalyse the development of the African continent. Read more

 

15 July 2016

Government Analyses New Admissions in Health and Education Sectors

The processes of new admissions in the health, education and higher education sectors dominate the agenda of the meeting of the Commission on Social Policy of the Cabinet Council. Read more

 

30 June 2016

Cooperation Protocol Allows More Staff Train In Tourism Sector

Our country has great potential in the sector, that is why we want to invest in the training of national staff to raise the number of nationals in the sector. Read more

Higher Education Minister Praises Unipiaget for Its Scientific Plans

The Minister of Higher Education, praised Viana municipality in Luanda Jean Piaget University Angola for its particularity concerning scientific plans. Read more

 

15 June 2016

Language Laboratory to Contribute To Stronger Training of Diplomats

Language Laboratory at Higher Institute of International Relations set to start later this year will boost the training and upgrading in language skills of Angolan diplomats. Read more

University Students Outline Strategies for Improving Education

At least one hundred and eighty students of the various courses in the higher pedagogical school of Namibia devised the strategic plan for improving teaching and learning at the end of the third student scientific events. Read more

 

15 May 2016

Police Present Ant-Crime Plan in Higher Education Institutions

The general command of the National Police (PN) presented on Wednesday, in Luanda, the “The General Measures Plan for Preventing and Combating Crime in Higher Education Institutions”, to improve security in the student community. Read more

 

30 April 2016

Brazilian University Starts Angolan Indigenous Languages Course

An Angolan indigenous course was introduced officially this year in the Federal University of Espírito Santo (UFES), in Brazil, in an initiative of the Association of Angolans Residing in Espirito State (AANGESB). Read more

Government Initiative to Increase Number of Lecturers

Higher Education Minister has announced the introduction of a training and retraining initiative to increase the number of higher education lecturers in Angola. Read more

Ministry of Higher Education Gives Priority to Quality Education

The Ministry of Higher Education has as a top priority to raise the quality in academic institutions under its control. Read more

Scholarship Students’ Situation to Be Addressed At a Press Conference

The existence of higher education institutions and courses that operate outside the law, and the situation of Angolan scholarship students abroad are some of the concerns of the Ministry of Higher Education. Read more

University Students Urged to Contribute to Development

The university students in Uíge city were over the last weekend urged to contribute to the development of the province and the country in general so as to ensure the welfare of families. Read more

University Role in Historical, Social Research Highlighted

The chancellor of Agostinho Neto University (UAN) stressed the role of the university in historical and social research. Read more

 

15 April 2016

Higher Education Adopts Teacher Training Plan

Ministry of Higher Education (MES) is implementing this year a teacher-training and upgrading programme to increase the number of qualified staff in the country’s higher institutions. Read more

Higher Education Minister Checks Functioning of Polytechnic School

The minister of Higher Education, is assessing the functioning of the Higher Education Polytechnic School of Luena, linked to José Eduardo dos Santos University (UJES). Read more

Higher Education Ministry Monitors Universities Fees

The Ministry of Higher Education will continue monitoring the tuition fees charged by the country’s universities. Read more

Over 1000 Graduate from UJES

According to the official, the number of graduates is significant, but is still far from responding to the needs. Read more

 

1 April 2016

The Principal of the Angolan Independent University (UNIA), recognised that his institution is facing difficulties to begin the 2016 academic year, due to the current economic and financial crisis. Read more

Private University Intends to Contribute to Media Work Improvement

The Universidade Independente de Angola (UNIA) private university intends to contribute actively to the improvement of the work of media institutions countrywide, keeping pace with the new techniques and technologies used in this area. Read more

 

15 March 2016

Private University Intends to Contribute to Media Work Improvement

The Universidade Independente de Angola (UNIA) private university intends to contribute actively to the improvement of the work of media institutions countrywide, keeping pace with the new techniques and technologies used in this area. Read more

University Principal Recognises Difficulties in Beginning Academic Year

The Principal of the Angolan Independent University (UNIA), recognised that his institution is facing difficulties to begin the 2016 academic year, due to the current economic and financial crisis. Read more

 

29 February 2016

Angola Committed to Permanent Improvement of Higher Education Conditions

Angolan government remains committed to improve higher education conditions to ensure technical, scientific and pedagogical skills that contribute to economic, social, culture and sports development of the country. Read more

Angola/US University Cooperation Defended

Angolan minister of Higher Education has defended the creation of conditions for cooperation between Angolan and US universities in scientific field. Read more

Fourth Scientific Council Meeting Deemed Research Opportunity

The Angolan minister of Science and Technology, deemed the Fourth International Scientific Council Meeting on the Ninth General History of Africa a superb opportunity for a constructive scientific research, aiming at continuing the quest for the true African history. Read more

Lunda Sul: Governor Highlights Holiday Camp

The governor of the eastern Lunda Sul province has described the University Students Holiday Camp (CANFEU) a privileged site to promote citizenship, patriotism, unity, democracy and conveying moral culture and civic values. Read more

San Lorenzo University Awards Excellent Mark To Angolan Official

The San Lorenzo University, one of the most renowned higher education institutions of Paraguay, awarded the Excellent mark to the Angolan Secretary of State for Human Rights, as a result of his Doctor’s degree thesis on Administration and Organisational Management. Read more

Tocoista Higher Institute Enrolment Online

Registration for higher education courses at Tocoista Institute will soon be done online, said, the bishop of the Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ in the World. Read more

 

15 February 2016

Angolan Students to Attend Harvard University

Angolan students may benefit soon from master’s and doctor’s degrees at the Harvard University, United States of America (USA), guaranteed. Read more

Commission Assesses Creation of Social Sciences Academy

The proposals to create a Social Sciences Academy and a Higher Polytechnic Institute of the Tocoist church are under analysis, in Luanda, at a meeting of the Social Policy Commission of the Cabinet Council. Read more

University Ready to Support Angosat 1 Satellite Installation

The state-owned José Eduardo dos Santos University (UJES) is ready to support the Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technologies in the project of installing the Angosat 1 satellite in the country. Read more

US Ambassador Visits University Campus

The ambassador of the United States of America (USA) to Angola, is visiting the university campus of Agostinho Neto University (UAN), along with a delegation of American Harvard University. Read more

January 2015

Foreign Education Ministries Sign Training Agreement

The ministries of Foreign Affairs (Mirex) and Higher Education (MES) Friday in Luanda signed a cooperation accord for training in diplomacy and international relations in the higher education subsistence. Read more

Tocoist Institute Starts This Year with Five Courses

The Tocoist Higher Education Institute of Angola will start its activities this year, with the courses of Civil Engineering, Sociology, Accounting, Architecture and Electronics. Read more

University Access Tests Start February 01

The tests for access to the state-owned Agostinho Neto University (UAN), for the 2016 academic year, are scheduled to start on February 01 with 29,952 applicants registered in different courses, the institution has announced. Read more

 

December 2015

Angola to Have Teachers Specialized In Engineering Subjects

Information was released, by the head of the Mathematics of the UAN’s Department of the Faculty of Sciences, stating that the program aims to improve the quality of education in engineering in the country. Read more

Staff Training With Special Attention In 2015

We need to systematically initiate a series of measures, taking into account not only the quantity but also the quality of training. Read more

 

October 2015

More Than 500 Former Combatants Join School The end of the working visit was marked by delivery of household appliances, building equipment and motorbikes to the local former combatants. Read more

 

September 2015

Higher Education Steps Up Efforts to Assess Legality of Courses Higher Education Ministry is working on interacting with the various universities in the country with a view to regularising the courses run by these education institutions. Read more

Polytechnic School Puts 80 Graduated in Labor Market At least eighty technicians trained at the Polytechnic School will be allocated this year in the labor market after completion of training, in order to contribute to improving the quality of services provided by state and private institutions in the province. Read more

Scientific Production in Angola Grows 18.8 Per Cent The performance of Angola in terms of scientific production recorded an increase of 18.8 per cent from 1995 to the year 2013. Read more

State Secretary Announces Creation of Course of Aquaculture The State secretary for Aquaculture announced in central Huambo province, the creation of an aquaculture course so that this practice can be made with environmentally sustainable and accountability in relation to the diversification of the economy. Read more

 

August 2015

11 de Novembro University Graduates Over 1000 Technicians 11 de Novembro University has already graduated 1.742 senior technicians, since its foundation in 2008. Read more

Cabinet Approves Draft Education Basic Law This update also aims to adjust the Basic Law of Education System in place in the country to development trends of the various educational systems in the world. Read more

Cuito Cuanavale University Governing Body Members Presented Members of governing body of Cuito Cuanavale University, assigned to VIII academic region, were presented, in a ceremony chaired by the Minister of Higher Education. Read more

Government Reiterates Support to Higher Education Institutions The provincial government of Bié reiterated, its support to the public institutions of higher education, so that they can better fulfill their role of training staff able to contribute to the social and economic development of the region and the country in general. Read more

Higher Education Minister Wants Innovative Results in UAN The minister of Higher Education, called on new rectorship college of the Agostinho Neto University results that represent innovative solutions to the different problems facing the institutions. Read more

School Security Brigade Adopts New Strategy Action The school security brigade of the National Police is implementing this year of 2015 in the central Huambo province, new strategy actions to better protect students and the teaching infrastructures.Read more

ISRI Trains Over 600 Experts The Higher Institute of International Relations (ISRI) has trained since its foundation in 1998, at least 651 experts, including 104 diplomatic attachés, 115 diplomats in technical and professional upgrading courses and other areas of consular practices. Read more

 

July 2015

Angolan Online Faculty Works Out of Law- Ministry of Higher Education The National Institute for Evaluation, Accreditation and Recognition of Higher Education Study (INAAREES) warned Wednesday, in Luanda, the Angolan student community about the illegal functioning of the Angolan Online Faculty. Read more

France to Support Higher Education Technology in Angola France will support the curriculum development and improvement of higher education technology in Angola for a three-year period, as part of co-funding agreement signed. Read more

Vice President Swears in University Chancellors At least eight principals and 32 vice chancellors of the Angolan public institutions were sworn in Wednesday, in Luanda, in a ceremony chaired by the Vice-President of the Republic, Manuel Vicente. Read more

 

June 2015

Education Minister Wants Citizens Equipped With Knowledge, Financial Skills The well-trained young people will be more at ease in decision-making in a large and complex financial environment, related to everyday life. Read more

Troops Appealed to Keep Investing in Technical, Professional Training “This is what the Angolan Armed Forces expect from the military cadres”, at a ceremony that marked the handover of diplomas to junior officers who attended a military school. Read more

Cabinet Recommends Measures for Teacher’s Admission According to a communiqué, the commission recommended the creation of incentives for the establishment of national cadres in rural and peri-urban areas, allowing a gradual reduction of the shortage of these professionals in the various parts of the country. Read more

 

April 2015

Minister Counts on New Cadres to Help Boost Development The Minister of Higher Education said that the first 136 higher education technicians trained in Economics, Medicine and Law at the public Mandume Ya Ndemufayo University will contribute significantly to Angola’s development, in general, and the country’s southern region, in particular. Read more

Regulation of Scientific Research Institutions Approved The Council of Ministers approved the General Regulations of the Scientific Councils of Scientific Research Institutions, Technological Development and Innovation. Read more

Council of Ministers Analyses Higher Education Subsystem Reform The Council of Ministers (CM) analysed a set of policies and measures for reform, betterment of management and quality of higher education subsystem by 2020. Read more

 

March 2015

Higher Education, Bar Association Sign Cooperation Deal The Bar Association of Angola (OAA) signed a cooperation agreement with three polytechnic institutes of higher education to ensure the regular and systematic actions in legal training. Read more

Higher Education Ministry, Lunda Norte Sign Accord According to the signatories, the memorandum is meant to establish a permanent institutional cooperation framework between the Higher Education Ministry and the Government of Lunda Norte. Read more

Higher Education Ministry to Build Pre-Fabricated Infrastructure The construction of infrastructures for the higher education sector is a national responsibility to address the difficult situation facing several provinces of the country. Read more

Foreign Ministry to Build Higher International Relations Education Institute The construction works of the Higher Institute of International Relations Education could begin later this year. Read more

Ministry of Science Gathers Data on Scientific Research The Ministry of Science and Technology has among the priority for 2015 the completion of data gathering campaigns on scientific research and experimental development indicators, as well as the development of indicators for innovation. Read more

National Police Get More Higher Education Technicians The Angolan National Police have since last Friday five new cadres trained in Police Sciences in Mozambique. Read more

Police, Criminal Science Institute Academic Year Opens The 2015 academic year at the Higher Institute of Police and Criminal Sciences officially opened on Tuesday in Luanda. Read more

Inauguration of Medical Simulation Lab A medical simulation laboratory was inaugurated Thursday at Faculty of Medicine of Agostinho Neto University. Read more

Government of Chile Grants Scholarships to Angola The Government of Chile has made available for the academic year of 2015 vacancies for Angolan students in the Chilean higher education institutions for training in areas such as Medicine, Engineering and Social Sciences. Read more

Moxico Government, Higher Education Ministry Sign Memorandu The Government of eastern Moxico province and the Ministry of Higher Education (MES) Monday in Luena signed a memo for consolidation and expansion of higher education in the region. Read more

INAGBE Avails 8,000 Internal Scholarships for 2015 School Year The National Institute for Scholarship Management (INAGBE) will avail as from Monday 8,000 new internal scholarships for 2015 academic year, to be distributed in the country’s 18 provinces. Read more

 

FEBRUARY 2015

Higher Education Grants Over Nine Thousand Scholarships At least 9,200 scholarships are guaranteed for higher educationin this Academic Year, reads a statement from the Commission on Social Policy of the Council of Ministers. Read more

Angola to Have Over 260,000 University Students This Year Over 260,000 students are enrolled in public higher education institutions for the 2015 academic year. Read more

Luanda Governor Wants Order in Higher Education Governor of Luanda said that there is a need for an institutional and continued effort against the trend of trivializing and discrediting higher education in Angola. Read more

Reform of Higher Education Must Contribute to Its Reaffirmation as Development Factor The ongoing reform of the higher education in the country should gain new impetus, with the overall strategic objective of reaffirming it as a factor of development of citizens, professionals, organizations, institutions, society and the Angolan state. Read more

University Students Take to CANFEU Cultural Symbols of Region The student delegation of the southern Huila province, which is participating in the National University Holidays Campus (CANFEU), takes attractive aspects of the rituals of the Nyaneka Humbi, Nganguela and Umbundo cultures. Read more

Postgraduates in Local Administration Receive Diplomas At least thirty-one finalist postgraduates in the courses of local government and public administration received their diplomas in an act held in this city. Read more

Professor Adérito Correia Pointed Out as Example, Pillar of Law Education The university lecturer Adérito Belmiro Correia, considered as a relevant example for the teaching of law, as a result of his active and successful participation in the training process of the Angolans. Read more

Angola and Portugal Discuss Reinforcement of Co-operation in Higher Education The reinforcement of co-operation at the level of the higher education sector was discussed last Monday in Luanda by the Angolan incumbent minister of this sector. Read more

 

DECEMBER 2014

Higher Education War School Closes 2014 Academic Year The Higher education war school ended its academic year after a series of training that aimed at updating, upgrading and improving the performance of the tasks of command, management and headquarters of the Angolan Armed Forces. Read more

Official Praises Importance of Higher Education Statistics Directory The drafting of the statistics directory of Ministry of Higher Education is a key tool in the administration and management of the academic institutions of the sector in the country. Read more

Officials Calls on Young People to Invest More in Training Officials said higher education is important, but it is necessary that people increase the professional knowledge because professional training is fundamental to perform any activity. Read more

Minister Points Out Challenges to Higher Education Minister of higher education pointed to the adoption of strategies for teaching activity and strengthening of institutional capacity-building as necessary challenges to the continued growth of university education in the country. Read more

Kangonjo Higher Polytechnique Institute Gets More Classrooms The construction of infrastructure is part of a programme designed to improve accommodation of the students and reduce the shortage of education facilities, says an official. Read more

 

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