Apply Now: 2024/2025 Academic Year Programmes – Postgraduate & Undergraduate Intake Open!


The Academic Registrar of Kabale University invites applications to the following postgraduate and undergraduate programmes for the Academic Year 2024/2025 (August Intake).

PROGRAMMES ON OFFER UNDER PRIVATE SPONSORSHIP, 2024/2025

School/Faculty/Institute & Academic Programmes Program code Duration Study time
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Master of Medicine: Paediatrics and Child health MMED:Pae 3years Fulltime
Master of Medicine: Obstetrics and Gynaecology MMED:Obs 3years Fulltime
Master of Medicine: Surgery MMS 3years Fulltime
Master of Public Health MPH 2years Weekend
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery KMS 5years Fulltime
Bachelor of Nursing Science (Direct Entry) KNS 4years Fulltime
Bachelor of Nursing Science (Completion/Diploma Entry) KND 3years Weekend
Bachelor of Environmental Health Science KHS 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine (Direct Entry) KAN 4years Fulltime
Bachelor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine (Completion / Higher Diploma Entry) KANC 2years Fulltime
Diploma in Anaesthesia ANK 2years Fulltime
Diploma in Environmental Health Science EHK 2years Fulltime
Diploma in Medical Records Management MRK 2years Fulltime
Diploma in Health Services Management HSK 1year Weekend
FACULTY OF EDUCATION
PhD in Education (by coursework and Research) PhDE 3years Weekend/Fulltime
PhD in Education (by Research) PhDER 3years Weekend/Fulltime
Master of Educational Management and Administration EDM 2years Weekend/Holiday
Master of Educational Psychology MEP 2years Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Education PDE 1year Weekend/Holiday
Bachelor of Science with Education
1.   Physical Sciences (Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Computer Education, Geography) KEP 3years Fulltime
2.   Biological Sciences (Biology with Chemistry or Physical Education) KEB 3years Fulltime
3.   Economics (Economics and Mathematics) KSE 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Arts with Education (History, Religious Studies, English Language Studies, Literature in English, French, Kiswahili, Runyakitara, Geography) KED 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Education – Secondary (Diploma Entry) BES 2years Holiday
Bachelor of Education – Primary (Diploma Entry) BEP 2years Holiday
Bachelor of Education – Early Childhood (Diploma Entry) BED 2years Holiday
Diploma in Education – Primary (G.III Certificate Entry) EDK 2years Holiday
FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE AND ENVIRONMENT SCIENCES
PhD in Environmental Science PES 3years Fulltime/Weekend
Master of Science in Environment and Natural Resources MEN 2years Fulltime/Weekend
Bachelor of Environmental Science KES 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Agriculture and Land Use Management BAL 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Agribusiness Management KAM 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture KSA 4years Fulltime
Diploma in Environment Science ESK 2years Fulltime
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Master of Science in Mathematics MSM 2years Fulltime
Master of Science in Chemistry MSC 2years Fulltime
Bachelor of Science in Industrial Chemistry KIC 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology KIB 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Applied Physics IAP 3years Fulltime
Higher Education Bridging Certificate (in combinable two of: Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, Agriculture, Economics and Geography) HEC 1year Fulltime
FACULTY OF COMPUTING, LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE
Master of Computer Science MCS 2years Weekend
Master of Information Technology MIT 2years Weekend
Master of Information Science MIS 2years Weekend
Bachelor of Information Technology KIT 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Computer Science KCS 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Library and Information Science KLS 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Records and Information Management KRM 3years Fulltime
Diploma in Records Management RMK 2years Fulltime
Diploma in Library and Information Science LSK 2years Fulltime
Diploma in Computer Science CSK 2years Fulltime
Diploma in Information Technology ITK 2years Fulltime
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING, TECHNOLOGY, APPLIED DESIGN & FINE ART
Master of Applied Design and Fine Art ADM 2years Fulltime/Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Construction Management PCM 1year Weekend
Bachelor of Applied Design and Fine Art KDA 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Civil Engineering KCE 4years Fulltime
Bachelor of Electrical Engineering KEE 4years Fulltime
Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering KME 4years Fulltime
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering MEK 2years Fulltime
Diploma in Civil Engineering CEK 2years Fulltime
Diploma in Electrical Engineering EEK 2years Fulltime
FACULTY OF ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCE
PhD in Business Administration (by Research) PhDBA 3years Weekend
PhD in Business Administration (by Coursework and Research) (with Options:  Human Resource Management; Accounting and Finance; Procurement and Logistics Management; Finance; Management; Marketing; Entrepreneurship) PhDBAR 3years Weekend
Master of Science in Procurement and Supply Chain Management MPS 2years Weekend
Master of Project Planning and Management MPM 2years Weekend
Master of Business Administration (with Options:  Human Resource Management; Accounting; Procurement and Logistics Management; Finance and Banking; Management; Marketing) MBA 2years Weekend
Master of Human Resource Management MRM 2years Weekend
Master of Economics MEC 2years Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management PPM 1year Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Procurement and Supply Chain Management PPS 1year Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resource Management HRM 1year Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration PGDBA 1year Weekend
Bachelor of Business Administration (with Options:  Accounting; Marketing; Finance and Banking; Human Resource Management; Procurement and Logistics Management) KBA 3years Fulltime/weekend
Bachelor of Human Resource Management KHR 3years Fulltime/weekend
Bachelor of Procurement and Logistics Management KPL 3years Fulltime/weekend
Bachelor of Arts in Economics KEC 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Science in Quantitative Economics KQE 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Science in Statistics and Data Science KSD 3years Fulltime
Diploma in Procurement and Supply Chain Management PSK 2years Fulltime/Weekend
Diploma in Business Administration and Management BAK 2years Fulltime/Weekend
Certified Public Accountants’ Programme CPA 3-10years Occasional
INSTITUTE OF TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY
Master of Tourism and Hospitality MTH 2years Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management PTH 1year Weekend
Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management KTH 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Catering and Hospitality Management KCH 3years Fulltime
Diploma in Tourism THK 2years Fulltime
Diploma in Hotel Management HMK 2years Fulltime
FACULTY OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
PhD in Public Administration and Management (by Research) PhDPAM 3years Weekend
PhD in Public Administration and Management (by Coursework and Research) PhDPAR 3years Weekend
Master of Monitoring and Evaluation MME 2years Weekend
Master of Public Administration and Management MPA 2years Weekend
Master of Institutional Governance and Leadership MLG 2years Weekend
Master of Social Work MSW 2years Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration and Management PAM 1Year Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation PME 1Year Weekend
Postgraduate Diploma in Institutional Governance and Leadership PIL 1Year Weekend
Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences BSS 3years Fulltime/Weekend
Bachelor of Public Administration and Management KPA 3years Fulltime/Weekend
Bachelor of Social Work KSW 3years Fulltime/Weekend
Diploma in Social Work SWK 2years Fulltime/Weekend
Diploma in Public Administration and Management PAK 2years Fulltime/Weekend
INSTITUTE OF LANGUAGES 
Master of Arts in Literature MLT 2years Weekend
Master of Arts in Linguistics MAL 2years Weekend
Master of Arts in Kiswahili MAK 2years Weekend
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication KMC 3years Fulltime
Bachelor of Arts in Creative and Performing Arts KCP 3years Fulltime
Diploma in Kiswahili KLK 2years Fulltime
FACULTY OF LAW
Bachelor of Laws KBL 4years Fulltime

DIPLOMA HOLDERS’ GOVERNMENT SPONSORSHIP SCHEME

The Academic Registrar, Kabale University, invites applications from Diploma Holders for admission under Government Sponsorship scheme for the 2024/2025 Academic Year in the following degree programmes:

Programmes available for admission under Government Sponsorship – Diploma Entry Scheme

CODE PROGRAMME
KCE Bachelor of Civil Engineering
KEE Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
KME Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
KIT Bachelor of Information Technology
KCS Bachelor of Computer Science
Bachelor of Education (Science)
KEB Biological Science Option
KEP Physical Science Option

Applicants for Government sponsorship should possess the following:

  1. At least a relevant second-class or credit diploma (or equivalent) from a recognised institution
  2. UACE, or equivalent, with at least one principal pass and two subsidiary passes obtained at the same sitting
  3. UCE, or equivalent, with at least five passes obtained at the same sitting
  4. Proof of Ugandan Nationality

HOW TO APPLY

For Online Application

  • Visit admissions.kab.ac.ug Or Click here
  • Click Sign up to create an application account (i.e.: set a username and password)
  • Thereafter, log in and click Apply now
  • Scroll through to choose the relevant Entry Scheme and click Apply now again
  • After filling in the online form, click Submit
  • To pay application fee, click Pay for Form, and choose from: Airtel Money, MTN Mobile Money, and Bank
  • If one chooses the Bank Option, a thirteen-digit Zeepay Reference Number shall be generated. Present the number to any bank or bank agent and pay 50,000= plus a bank charge.
  • If one chooses to pay by Mobile Money, the applicant shall be requested to indicate the number from which the money can be obtained/deducted and thereafter enter the Mobile Money PIN.

For application by completing a hardcopy form:

For applicants who can visit the University or one of the outlets/Liaison Offices:

  • Obtain an application form, complete it and attach photocopies of results slips and/or academic transcripts (where applicable)
  • Return the application to any of the following collection points:
    1. Kabale University Liaison Office, 3rd Floor, REEV House, Bombo Rd, Opposite Total Service Station, Wandegeya, Kampala
    2. Kabale University Office, Rukungiri District Headquarters, Rukungiri Municipality
    3. Kabale University, Kikungiri Campus, Kabale Municipality

To pay application fee, visit payment.kab.ac.ug or click here

  • In the displayed template, fill in the personal name, contact phone number and email address.
  • Then, click Continue, select Application Fee, and click Continue An invoice shall be generated. Check in the top right-hand corner for the Zeepay Reference Number (a 13-digit number). Take the number to any bank or bank agent and pay a non-refundable Application Fee of 50,000 plus a Bank Charge.

Note:

  1. ONLY applicants with official Transcripts/Result Slips and/or Certificates shall be considered.
  2. Applicants for postgraduate programmes and upgraders must attach certified copies of their Academic Transcripts and/or Certificates.
  3. Applicants holding academic qualifications attained outside Uganda must also attach copies of equivalence obtained from the Uganda National Examinations Board and/or Uganda National Council for Higher Education, as may be applicable.
  4. Information on specific admission requirements for all programmes can be obtained from kab.ac.ug (under Study at KAB: Fees Structure), Academic Registrar’s Office, and Liaison Offices in Rukungiri and Kampala.
  5. Use the programme codes (not full names of programmes) when filling in choices
  6. Enquiries should be addressed to admissions@kab.ac.ug; or call 0782860259, 0704583059, 0775700551

The last day for submission of applications is 30th May 2024.

Programmes with beneficiaries of Fees Loans from the Higher Education Students’ Financing Board

  1. Bachelor of Science in Quantitative Economics
  2. Bachelor of Science in Statistics and Data Science
  3. Bachelor of Science in Industrial Chemistry
  4. Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
  5. Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Applied Physics
  6. Bachelor of Civil Engineering
  7. Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
  8. Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  9. Bachelor of Science with Education
  10. Bachelor of Computer Science
  11. Bachelor of Information Technology
  12. Bachelor of Agriculture and Land Use Management
  13. Bachelor of Agribusiness Management
  14. Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
  15. Bachelor of Environment Science
  16. Bachelor of Environmental Health Science
  17. Bachelor of Nursing Science (Direct Entry)
  18. Bachelor of Nursing Science (Completion)
  19. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
  20. Bachelor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine
  21. Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management
  22. Bachelor of Catering and Hospitality Management
  23. Diploma in Anaesthesia
  24. Diploma in Environmental Health Science
  25. Diploma in Medical Records Management
  26. Diploma in Environmental Science
  27. Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  28. Diploma in Civil Engineering
  29. Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  30. Diploma in Computer Science
  31. Diploma in Information Technology
  32. Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management

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