General Minimum Entry Requirements

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Entry Requirements for all Programmes

For your application to be considered successful, you need to meet these minimum entry requirements and the requirements for the course of your choice.

(a) Graduate applicants.

  1. A Ph.D. Applicant must possess a Masters Degree from a recognized University.
  2. A Masters Degree Applicant must possess a Bachelors Degree or its equivalent from a recognized University.
  3. A Postgraduate Diploma applicant must possess a Bachelors Degree or its equivalent from a recognized University.

(b) Undergraduate applicants.

  1. A Bachelors Degree applicant must possess;

Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least 5 passes and at least 2 principal passes at Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) obtained at the same sitting or its equivalent

OR A Diploma with at least a credit/distinction level in the relevant field from a recognized institution or the equivalent,

OR A mature Age Entry Examinations Certificate accredited by the NCHE with 50% and above.

2. A Diploma applicant must possess;

Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least 5 passes and at least 1 principal pass and 2 subsidiaries at the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) obtained at the same sitting or its equivalent

OR A certificate with at least a credit/distinction level in the relevant field from a recognized institution or the equivalent.

(c) Higher Education Certificate (HEC)

Applicant must possess at least two subsidiary passes or one principal pass or vocational qualifications level 2 OR 3.