Victoria University has signed a memorandum of understating with Wizarts Media to equip its students with skills and knowledge about digital journalism practice.
The function took place at the University premises today friday May 18th.
In this partnership, Wizarts Media will offer journalism students at the university hands on skills training to improve on their employability and skills development.
Appending his signature on behalf of Victoria University, Academic registrar, Joseph Nyakaana said the partnership will go a long way in equipping students with skills needed to excel in their work.
“Among other things we must have in-depth training of our students during the time they are with. During the three-year course, the students must have continuous interface with the sector Wizarts Media are young innovative people in the industry and provide variety of training opportunities and the contemporary training that is currently needed,” he said.
Wizarts Media is a production house started in 2008 whose core business is making radio and television programmes, ranging from radio/ TV spots and commercials, to radio/TV features, talk shows, dramas, and documentaries.
Owned by Ruparelia Group, Victoria University continues to stamp its presence on the country’s education sphere by investing in facilities and human resource that are ensuring that students get quality education.
“We are committed to the advancement of higher education in the country and the East African region by establishing exemplary, specialized and employment-oriented education,” Dr. Krishna N. Sharma, the VC s