Women Education and Quality Of Life in Kicukiro, Rwanda

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Kampala international University college of humanities and social science
This report is a result of an academic research entitled ‘Women education and quality of life in kicukiro district”. The main purpose of this study was to identify the correlation between education and quality of life. The study was guided Four research questions. i) What is the profile of respondents? ii) ) What is the importance of women education on quality of life? iii) What is the extent of Quality of life in Kicukiro District? iv) What is the significant relationship between women education and quality of life?. A simple of 387 people was selected from large number of 9.284 in kicukiro ~istrict respondents was chosen, using simple random sampling method. Questionnaires and interviews were used to collect primary data. The collected data was analyzed using both qualitative and quantitative methods. SPSS was used to analyze all data. The data were processed using percentage and mean range. Findings show the importance of women education as a strategy of poverty reduction and development. This study concluded that education strategy to improve the quality of life of citizens and it recommends that education as human right should be accessible to all and that Rwandan education policy should be restructured in order to provide the right to the choice of faculty of study especially to female students at university a case of students sponsored by Government.
A Thesis Presented to the college of higher degrees and Research Kampala International University Kampala, Uganda in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for award of the Degree Master of development studies.
Women Education, Kicukiro, Rwanda, education and quality of life