UNITED NEW GENERATION UNIVERSITY (UNGU) is Somalia’s leading independent, is Non-Profit institution of higher education in Somalia. It originated as a SOCEN organization run by the Somali youth in intellectuals in 2012-2020, and has now progressed into one of the biggest educational institutions in Somalia and established primary and secondary schools in Different regions in Somalia. The United New Generation University- (UNGU) is unlike any other university in Somalia. Founded in 2018, dedicated to creating and supporting the next generation of corporate and community leaders. UNGU was converted from into a university in 10 September, 2020. Since then, UNGU has grown by leaps and bounds, in terms of program offerings, faculty qualification, and student enrolment. It is the vision of the University to be a knowledge-generating institution globally recognized for excellent instruction, pioneering research, and responsive community engagement. United New Generation University is a private research university located on Mogadishu. We are committed to academic, personal and development, our mission is to offer students the best in education and skills. At United New Generation University, we take a holistic view of education, considering all aspects of a student’s development; We offer a wide range of opportunities for intellectual growth on our campuses. We have been here for our communities through wars, disasters and times of strong economic growth. We provide the learning; innovation and research they need to survive and succeed. We are resilient and ready to shape the future. A Super education is global, integrated with the world of practice and taught by academics who are actively researching in their chosen fields. We prepare students for successful careers through global industry partnerships and collaboration; participation in innovative Join us on the journey
WHO WE ARE? Vision United New Generation University [UNGU] will be Somalia’s leading research-intensive university, globally recognized as excellent, integrity and innovative, where we advance knowledge in service of society, empowering our students to fulfill their academic and professional passions in a University that is diverse, welcoming, and inclusive for all students, faculty, and staff. We build a place where people can come to find and discover anything they might want to study online. Mission Creating community and knowledge around quality online, blended, and digital learning while driving innovation. Core values
OUR PROMISE All students will receive equitable access to high quality education opportunities. Goals and Objectives Our Objectives
Established eLearning University that contributes to innovation and excellence.
To engage and maintain a staff those is caring and provides support for students and meet their educational goals and objectives.
To offer comprehensive distance learning programs to more fully meet the educational and training needs of citizens.
Ensure super’s mission is reflected and integrated into our online programs and courses in order to demonstrate our commitment to the expansion of knowledge in the serves of humanity.
To creating and supporting the next generation of corporate and community leaders.
To create an online university enables students to study or teach from anywhere in the world.
Promote affordability excellence in teaching that is focused on online education and distance learning.
Enhance the number and variety of online programs and courses offerings to address the needs and demand of global community.
Setting the global standard in online, blended, and digital learning.
Enhance student-accessibility and time flexibility to engage in learning activities.
To improve student access to the university’s academic programs.
LEARNING-CENTRED APPROACH The learner-centered approach to eLearning education emphasizes creating a more engaging learning environment with activities and immersive experiences where the learners have a high level of engagement by putting the needs of the learner first.
LEARNER-CENTERED APPROACH IN TEACHING
Learner-centered teaching methods shift the focus of activity from the teacher to the learners. These methods include: Active learning, in which students solve problems, answer questions, formulate questions of their own, discuss, explain, debate, or brainstorm during class.
MODES OF TEACHING
Using Technology in a Human-Centered Classroom
Tech can be a transformative tool in classrooms but only when it enhances both human connection and the efficacy of other modes of instruction. Here are the four instructional modes that we all use:
1. Video Instruction
2. Small Group Instruction
3. One-on-One Instruction
4. Whole-Class Instruction
United New Generation University
Dedicated to Quality and Leadership in Online and Digital Learning UNGU is a collaborative community of higher education leaders and innovators, dedicated to advancing quality and leadership in digital education.
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