The Mulago based Health tutors College, an affiliate of Makerere University is set to hold it’s graduation ceremony starting on the 21st to 24th of February 2017, afew days from today.
The tutors college which was started in 1960 remains the only institution of it’s kind in Uganda and has been offering a Bachelors in Medical Education, a 3 year course until 2012 when two more courses were added to it’s teaching time table.
The college currently offers the above mentioned course and a Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Education and a Higher Diploma in Clinical Instruction, both of which last for a duratio of 1 year.
The courses are awarded by Makerere University.
According to a report by the Monitor in 2012, the tutors college was producing 50 health tutors per year.