MUBS’ third year students of Bachelors of Science in Accounting beat all odds to emerge as winners of the inaugural Inter- University Insurance Quiz held on Friday October 20, 2017 at the Imperial Royale Hotel, Kampala.
The students whose programme falls under the Faculty of Commerce learned of the competition through the Dean Faculty of Commerce Dr. Isaac Nkote and their mentor Mr. Juma Teko a Lecturer in the Department of Finance. The insurance quiz is an annual event organized by Insurance Institute Of Uganda (IIU).The quiz is intended to promote insurance awareness; in the country.This was the second and MUBS was represented by a team of five (5) students who included; Bonde Obed the Group Leader, Obele Robert, Kisubi Josua,Nakato Robinah and Kiiza Pius. Each of the students walked home with a brand new laptop after winning the competition. They also got a trophy, and certificates of recognition.
Other Universities that participated in the inaugural Insurance Quiz were; Makerere University, Bugema University, Kyambogo University, Mutesa I Royal University and Buganda Royal Institute. According to the team leader, Bonde Obed the competition opened new opportunities for the students and it also exposed them to the career prospects in the insurance industry.