Faculty of Nursing and Health Sciences

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Mrs. Otwiine Anne Tweheyo
Mrs. Otwiine Anne Tweheyo
Dean Faculty of Nursing and Health Sciences

Mrs. Otwiine Anne Tweheyo is the current Dean of the Faculty of Nursing and Health Sciences, a position she has held since 2019.

She holds Masters of Arts Counseling Psychology from Uganda Christian University, Mukono (2006-2008), Bachelor of Arts Education from Makerere University (1991-1994) and currently pursuing a PhD in Psychology at Makerere University.

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The faculty comprises the following Departments:-

  1. Department of Nursing
  2. Department of Public Health and Biomedical Sciences

Philosophy: Generating holistic knowledge while building a servanthood character by guiding society in selected innovative and relevant skills in Scientific, Social, Political and Economic Transformation.

Vision: A Faculty advancing Academic Excellence, Christian Values, and Professionalism

Mission: To produce Multi-skilled leaders/ operators for the transformation of the health care system

Motto: Health is wealth unlocking your potential

Core Values

  1. Professionalism
  2. Integrity
  3. Caring
  4. Life-Long Learning

General Aims and Objectives of the Faculty

  1. To generate and preserve knowledge through teaching and research.
  2. To facilitate advancement and stimulation of intellectual development of students and faculty.
  3. To offer market-driven courses toward good health.
  4. To uphold Christian ethics and universal moral values.

Courses offered under the Faculty:

ProgrammeCodeDurationIntakeSession
Master of Public HealthMPH2 YearsAugustWeekend
Master of Science in Counseling PsychologyMSC.CP2 YearsAugustWeekend
Postgraduate diploma in CounselingPG-DC1 YearAugustRegular/Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Education1 YearAugustRegular/Weekend
Bachelor of Nursing ScienceBNC4 YearsMay/AugustRegular/Weekend
Bachelor of Science in Public HealthBSPH3 YearsMay/August
Bachelor of Nursing Science CompletionBNSC3 YearsMay/AugustRegular/Weekend
Diploma in Midwifery ExtensionDME11/2 YearsJulyRegular/Weekend
Diploma in Nursing ScienceDNS2 YearsMay/AugustRegular/Weekend
Diploma in Nursing ExtensionDNE11/2 YearsJulyRegular/Weekend
Diploma in Public HealthDPH2 YearsMay/AugustRegular/Weekend