JOINT COMMUNIQUE BY UNEB, MOES AND NIRA ON THE REGISTRATION OF LEARNERS FOR CONTINUOUS ASSESSMENT
The Uganda Nationwide Examinations Board (UNEB) is embarking on a nationwide train to register learners in secondary colleges for functions of accumulating Steady Evaluation (CA) scores with impact from Time period One among 2023. That is in accordance with the Revised Decrease Secondary College Curriculum. Accordingly, all secondary colleges are required to register with UNEB to have the ability to submit the CA scores of their learners.
About Steady Evaluation ( CA) / College Based mostly Evaluation The Ministry of Training and Sports activities (MOES) by the Nationwide Curriculum Improvement Middle (NCDC), rolled out the revised decrease secondary college curriculum in 2020. One of many main parts of the revised curriculum is Steady Evaluation (CA)/ College based mostly evaluation.
The primary cohort/group of learners of this curriculum is becoming a member of senior three in 2023. Each topic within the curriculum has a element of CA with out which a learner shall not be graded in that topic by UNEB on the finish of cycle (UCE). UNEB is required to uniquely determine learners in the course of the technique of Steady Evaluation, necessitating learners to have Nationwide Identification Numbers (NINS).
Relatedly, secondary colleges which is not going to have registered for CA is not going to be allowed by UNEB to register their learners for the tip of cycle (UCE) examinations. UNEB will talk to the faculties on the modalities of submitting the CA scores to the Board. Faculties with out UNEB Centre Numbers shall be required to use for Steady Evaluation (CA) Centre Numbers by the UNEB e-services Portal; https://eservices.uneb.ac.ug/.
Registration for Nationwide Identification Numbers (NINs) To facilitate the method of uniquely figuring out learners, this vacation, the Nationwide Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA) is prioritizing registering and issuing (NINs) to all learners countrywide.
To this finish, NIRA shall arrange registration desks at Boma grounds throughout main cities countrywide. Learners in secondary colleges are subsequently inspired to maximise this vacation to know their NIN registration standing. Go to the boma grounds or NIRA workplace nearest to you.
Necessities for registration Mother and father/guardians are suggested to notice the necessities for registration of learners as follows,
a) A duplicate of mother or father (s) nationwide ID if alive or a replica of a blood relative’s nationwide ID if each mother and father are deceased, with a suggestion letter from the blood relative stating the kind of relation to the kid (connected is a format of the advice letter);
b) A duly crammed NIRA enrollment/registration FORM 3 crammed on behalf of the learner by both mother or father/guardian/instructor if learner is under 18 years and by the learner if above 18 years.c) Current the learner for seize of biometrics (face & fingerprints) along with the mother or father/guardian’s authentic nationwide ID card Nonetheless, please notice that learners beforehand registered by NIRA are required to first confirm their registration standing to find out whether or not to proceed with offering recent infor-mation for NIRA Registration. NIRA Registration is confirmed by a Nationwide Identification Quantity (NIN). A Baby’s NIN could be verified by
1.Downloading a toddler’s NIN slip from the NIRA web site (www.nira.go.ug).
2.Dialing *216# and following the prompts or by Registering Learners on the
3. Visiting the closest NIRA workplace to verify standing of the sooner registration Training Administration Data System (EMIS) Faculties registering for Steady Evaluation ought to have registered their learners on the MOES Training Data Administration System (EMIS).
Accordingly, the Ministry of Training and Sports activities has now opened the EMIS portal to allow colleges register learners by way of the next hyperlink; www.emis.go.ug. The portal will probably be open till January 31, 2023 to permit all colleges to add learners who weren’t uploaded by 31 December, 2022. Faculties which is not going to have uploaded learners’ information to the EMIS portal shall not be capable to replace the promotional/ transitional standing of learners of their colleges. UNEB shall use the college and learner info collected by the Ministry of Training and Sports activities, in addition to NIRA.