PROGRAMS AND SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS



PROGRAMME OFFEREDMINIMUM REQUIREMENTMODE OF STUDYPROGRAMME DURATION
Certificate in English Proficiency Any recognized level of educational qualification.Day1 years
Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSS)Five passes at “O” Level or the Equivalent plus two principal passes at ‘A’ Level or the Equivalent.Day3 years
Bachelor of Science Mass Communication (Bsc Mass Com)Five passes at ‘O’ Level or the Equivalent plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level or the Equivalent. In addition, the applicant MUST possess a credit in English language either at ‘O’ level or in General paper at ‘A’ level or the Equivalent.Day3 years
Bachelor of Development Studies (BDS)Five passes at “O” Level or the Equivalent plus two principal passes at ‘A’ Level or the Equivalent.Day/Evening3 years
Bachelor of Social Work and Social Administration (BSWSA)Five passes at “O” Level or the Equivalent plus two principal passes at ‘A’ Level or the Equivalent.Day/Evening3 years
Bachelor of Arts in Economics (BA ECON)Five passes at ‘O’ Level with a pass in Mathematics or the Equivalent plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level one of which MUST be with a minimum of D in Economics or the Equivalent.Day3 years
Certificate in Early Childhood Education Five passes at “O” Level or the Equivalent plus ‘A’ Level with at least two subsidiary passes or the Equivalent. Day1 years
Diploma in Early Childhood Education Five passes at “O’ Level with a pass in Mathematics and English plus at least one principal pass and two subsidiaries at “A” Level or the Equivalent.Day2 years
Bachelor of Science Education. (BSC ED).Five passes at “O” Level with a Grade three certificate from a recognized institution. Such an applicant must be a registered teacher with the recognized body. Applicants with pass certificates but with a minimum of 5 years of teaching experience may also apply.External2 years
Bachelor of Arts Education (BA EDFive passes at ‘O” Level with a Grade III certificate from a recognized institution and a two years Diploma in Primary Education or the Equivalent. An applicant must be a registered teacher with the recognized body. Applicants with pass Diplomas but with a minimum of 5 years of teaching experience may also apply.External3 years
Bachelor of Education External Programme (B.ED) Secondary Five passes at ‘O” Level with a Grade III certificate from a recognized institution and a two years Diploma in Secondary Education or the Equivalent. An applicant must be a registered teacher with the recognized body. Applicants with pass Diplomas but with a minimum of 5 years of teaching experience may also apply.External3 years
Bachelor of Education External Programme (B.ED) (Primary)Five passes at “O’ Level with a pass in English plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level in Arts subjects both of which must be with a minimum of principal pass D. Applicants with a class two or lower Diploma in Education from recognized institution may also apply.Day3 years
Diploma in Primary Education External Programme (DPE).Five passes at “O’ Level with a pass in English plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level in Science subjects both of which must be with a minimum of principal pass D. Applicants with class two or lower Diplomas in Education from recognized institutions may also apply.Day3 years
Certificate in Arabic Language Three passes at ‘O’ Level or the Equivalent.Evening1 years
Bachelor of Arts Sociology and Da’awah (BA.Soc. & Da’wahFive passes at ‘O’ level or Idadi certificate plus 2 principal passes at ‘A’ level or Thanawi Certificate. A Ugandan applicant with idaad certificate is required to possess “O” level certificate (UCE).Day3 years
Bachelor of Arts Shariah: (BA. Shariah)Five passes at ‘O’ level or Idadi certificate plus 2 principal passes at ‘A’ level or Thanawi Certificate. A Ugandan applicant with idaad certificate is required to possess “O” level certificate (UCE).Day3 years
Bachelor of Arts Islamic/Arabic Studies (BA. ISL/ARB)Five passes at ‘O’ level or Idadi certificate plus 2 principal passes at ‘A’ level or Thanawi Certificate. A Ugandan applicant with idad certificate is required to possess “O” level certificate (UCE).Day3 years
Certificate in Administration. Five passes at ‘O’ Level or the Equivalent with at least two subsidiary passes at ‘A’ Level or the Equivalent. Evening1 years
Diploma in Business Administration (DBA)Five passes at ‘O’ Level plus at least one principal pass at “A” Level with two subsidiary passes or the Equivalent. An applicant with a one year certificate may also apply.Evening2 years
Diploma in Public Administration (DPA).Five passes at ‘O’ Level plus at least one principal pass at “A” Level with two subsidiary passes or the Equivalent. An applicant with a two years certificate may also apply.Evening2 years
Advanced Diploma in Health Services Management (ADHSM)Five passes in English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and either Agriculture, or Physics, or Geography. In addition, an applicant must possess a minimum of two and a half years certificate in either Nursing or Midwifery and a subsequent Diploma in either Nursing or Midwifery or the Equivalent. An applicant must have a certificate of Registration from the Allied Health Professionals Council or The Uganda Nurses and Midwives council or the Equivalent.Weekend1 years
Bachelor of Science in Health Service ManagementFive passes at “O” Level plus at least one principal pass at ‘A” Level with two subsidiary passes. In addition, an applicant must possess a minimum of two years Diploma in a paramedical programme or a diploma in a Nursing Programme or any other Diploma in health related programmes. The candidate must have a certificate of Registration from the Allied Health Professionals Council or The Uganda Nurses and Midwives council or the Equivalent.Day & Evening3 years
Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS).Five passes at “O” Level plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level, one of which must either be in Economics or Entrepreneurship OR a two years relevant Diploma. BBS Specializations include: Accounting & Finance, Money & Banking and Marketing.Day & Evening3 years
Bachelor of Business Computing (BBC).Five passes at “O” Level plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level, one of which must either be in Economics or Entrepreneurship OR a two years relevant Diploma.Day & Evening3 years
Bachelor of Public Administration (BPA).Five passes at “O” Level with a pass in Mathematics plus two principal passes at “A” Level. BPA Specialisations include: Human Resources Management and Local Government Management.Day & Evening3 years
Bachelor of Procurement and Logistics Management (BPLM).Bachelor of Human Resources Management (BHRM).Five passes at “O” Level plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level, one of which must either be in Economics or Entrepreneurship OR a two years relevant Diploma.Day & Evening3 years
Bachelor of Secretarial and Administrative Studies (BSAS)Five passes at “O” Level plus two principal passes at ‘A’ Level. Or a relevant Diploma Day & Evening3 years
Bachelor of Islamic Banking and Finance.Five passes at ‘O’ Level plus two principal passes at “A” Level. In addition, an applicant must possess a credit in English language either at ‘O’ level or in General paper at ‘A’ level. An applicant with two years UNEB registered Diploma in secretarial studies or from a recognized institution shall have an added advantage. Day & Evening3 years
Certificate in Library and Information ScienceAt least three passes at “O” Level or “A” Level with at least two subsidiaries.Evening1 years
Certificate in Records Management.At least three passes at “O” Level or “A” Level with at least two subsidiaries.Evening1 years
Diploma in Computer Science and Information Technology.Five passes at “O” Level with a pass in Mathematics plus one principal pass at “A” Level with at least two subsidiary passes or the Equivalent.Evening2 years
Diploma in Library and Information ScienceFive passes at “O” Level plus one principal pass at “A” Level with at least two subsidiary passes or the Equivalent. An applicant with a One year certificate may also apply.Evening/Weekend2 years
Diploma in Records Management.Five passes at “O” Level plus one principal pass at “A” Level with at least two subsidiary passes or the Equivalent. An applicant with a One year relevant certificate may also apply.Evening2 years
Bachelor of Science combined Honours.Five passes at “O’ level with a pass in Mathematics plus two principal passes in science subjects at ‘A’ level.Day3 years
Bachelor of Science Computer Science.Five passes at “O” Level with a pass in mathematics plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level one of which must be with a minimum of D in Mathematics.Day3 years
Bachelor of Information Technology.Five passes at “O” Level with a pass in Mathematics plus two principal passes at “A” Level. Or a relevant DiplomaDay/Evening3 years
Bachelor of Science Environmental ScienceFive passes at “O” Level plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level one of which must be in Biology or Geography or Agriculture.Day3 years
Bachelor of Population and Environmental Health.Five passes at “O” Level with a pass in Mathematics plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level one of which must be in Geography or Agriculture or Biology or Chemistry.Weekend3 years
Bachelor of Food Science and NutritionFive passes at “O” Level plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level one of which must be in Biology or Chemistry. An applicant with a Diploma in Food Processing Technology, Food Science, Food Nutrition, Veterinary Medicine, Agriculture, or Home Economics has an added advantage.Day4 years
Bachelor of Statistics.Five passes at “O” Level with a pass in mathematics plus two principal passes at ‘A’ level one of which must be with a minimum of D in Mathematics.Day3 years
Bachelor of Records and Information Management.Five passes at “O” Level plus two principal passes at “A” Level. An applicant with a two years Diploma in a relevant field may also apply.Weekend3 years
Diploma in Laws (DIL).Five passes at “O” Level plus at least one principal pass at “A” Level or the Equivalent. An applicant with a two years relevant certificate may also apply.Day1 year(4 terms)
Bachelor of Laws (LLB).Five passes at ‘O’ level plus two principal pass at “A” level. In addition, an applicant must have obtained a pass in English language either at ‘O’ level or in General paper at ‘A’ level. An applicant with Kenyan National Certificate of Education should have obtained a C+ in either English or Kiswahili Language. Day4 years
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB).Five passes at “O’ Level with a credit in Biology and Chemistry, plus two principal passes at “A” Level in Biology and Chemistry. Applicants with the following qualifications may also apply; a Diploma in medical related programme such as Clinical medicine and community health, Laboratory technology, Radiography, etc. Applicants with Diploma in Nursing should have done ‘A’ level and obtained two principal passes in Biology and Chemistry. Applicants with IUIU Remedial qualification should possess a minimum of 60% (C+) in both Biology and Chemistry with a minimum overall CGPA of 3.0. Day5 years
Diploma in General Nursing (Ordinary).Five passes at “O” Level with a pass in Biology plus a principal pass in Biology at “A” Level and two subsidiary passes one of which MUST be in Chemistry.Day3 years
Diploma in General Nursing (Extension).Certificate in Enrolled Nursing. In addition, an applicant should be registered with the Uganda Nurses & Midwifery Council and should have 2 years of working experience.Day1.5 years
Diploma in Midwifery (Extension).Certificate in Enrolled Midwifery. In addition, an applicant should be registered with the Uganda Nurses & Midwifery Council and should have 2 years of working experience.Day1.5 years
Certificate in General Nursing.Five passes at “O” Level in English Language, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, and Mathematics. In addition, an applicant should not have stayed more than three years out of secondary school and should be 18 years of age and above.Day2.5 years
Certificate in Midwifery.Five passes at “O” Level in English Language, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, and Mathematics. In addition, an applicant should not have stayed more than three years out of secondary school and should be 18 years of age and above.Day2.5 years
Certificate in Remedial studies.This programme is for applicants whose educational qualifications were obtained from Education system that is different from Uganda’s (7:4:2:≥3). For example, Kenyan Applicants must possess a minimum Mean grade of C+, and 50% for applicants whose assessment at ‘A’ level or the Equivalent is in percentages.Day1 years
Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE). Undergraduate degree from a recognized university with two teaching subjects.Weekend1 years
Postgraduate Diploma in Management and Teaching at Higher Education (PGDMATE).Undergraduate degree from a recognized university with two teaching subjects.Weekend1 years
Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science and Information Technology (PGDCIT). Undergraduate degree from a recognized University.Weekend2 years
Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration (PGDPA).Undergraduate degree from a recognized University.Weekend2 years
Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resources Management (PGDHRM).Undergraduate degree from a recognized University.Weekend2 years
Postgraduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management (PGDPPM.Undergraduate degree from a recognized University.Weekend2 years
Postgraduate Diploma in Islamic Banking and Finance.Undergraduate degree from a recognized University.Weekend2 years
Master of Education (MED).Undergraduate degree in Education with a minimum of second class lower division or a Post graduate Diploma in Education from a recognized University. MED Specializations include: Educational Management & Administration, Curriculum & Instruction, Educational Psychology, Information Technology, Counseling & Guidance.Weekend2 years
Master of Business Administration (MBA).Undergraduate degree with a minimum of second class lower division from a recognized University. MBA Specializations include: Accounting & Finance, Money & Banking and Marketing.Weekend2 years
Master of Public Administration (MPA).Undergraduate degree with a minimum of second class lower division from a recognized University. MPA Specializations include: Human Resources Management and Local Government Management.Weekend2 years
Master of Arts Arabic Studies (MA.ARB).Undergraduate degree in Arabic Studies with a minimum of second class lower division from a recognized university.Weekend2 years
Master of Islamic studies (English or Arabic language) (MA.ISL).Under graduate degree in Islamics related Studies with a minimum of second class lower division from a recognized university. An applicant must be proficient either in Arabic or English.Weekend2 years
Master of Sharia (English or Arabic Language)Undergraduate degree in Sharia related Studies with a minimum of second class lower division from a recognized university. An applicant must be proficient either in Arabic or English. Weekend2 years
Master of Science in Environmental Science.Undergraduate degree in science related subjects with a minimum of second class lower division from a recognized university.Weekend2 years
Master of Science in Zoology.Undergraduate degree in science related subjects with a bias in zoology or animal sciences with a minimum of second class lower division from a recognized university.Weekend2 years
Master of Arts Kiswahili language.Undergraduate degree in Arts subjects with a bias in Kiswahili with a minimum of second class lower division from a recognized University.Weekend2 years
Master of Islamic Banking and Finance.Undergraduate degree with a minimum of second class lower division from a recognized University.Weekend2 years
Bachelor of Human Resources Management (BHRM).Five passes at “O” Level with a pass in Mathematics and two principal passes at “A” Level, one of which must be in Economics or Entrepreneurship or a relevant Diploma.Day & Evening3 years