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Advert: Admission to Master of Social Work 2020/21



The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites applications from suitable candidates for admission to Master of Social Work at the College of Humanities and Social
for 2020/2021 Academic Year.

Tuition Fees

  Ugandans and East Africans International Applicants
  UG Shs. 5,150,000 UG Shs. 9,000,000

All Graduate Programmes are PRIVATELY-SPONSORED. Therefore, applicants seeking sponsorship should have their applications endorsed by their respective sponsors where
applicable. Applicants should note that fees payable to the University indicated above EXCLUDES functional fee s, accommodation, books, research and other expenses.

Admission ReQuirements
In addition to General Admission Requirements of Makerere University, eligible candidates must have the following qualifications:
a) A Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Social Sciences (Psychology, Sociology, Political Science, Gender and Women Studies) and other humanities courses; Development
Studies, Anthropology and Law with a second class upper or it's equivalent from a Chartered University.
b) Applicants with a lower degree in the above qualifications will need to have 2 years of supervised work experience in human services.

Duration of Program
Two Academic Years

Application Procedure
1. Visit the Makerere University's Admissions URL and generate a Payment Reference Number (PRN) by following the guide below.

2. Sign up using full name, e-ma il and Mobile No. Please note that your name must be similar to the one on your supporting academic documents for your application to be
considered valid.

3. A password will be sent to both your e-mail and mobile number.

4. The system will prompt you to change the password to the one you can easily remember.

5. To fill a form the applicant clicks on the APPLY NOW button displayed on the appropriate scheme i.e. Postgraduate and Taught PhD.

6. Obtain a payment advice slip by clicking on "Pay for Form" button Application fee = Ugx 50,000 (East African applicants) or Ugx 151,500 (International Applicants)
For foreign applicants, application fees can be transferred either by EFT or any other means in UGX to a designated URA collection account in Bank of Uganda as
Account No: 003410158000002

7. Make a payment at any of the fo llowing Banks:
(a) Stanbic
(b) Post Bank
(c) Centenary Bank
(d) DFCU Bank
(e) UBA Bank

8. Print 2 copies of the fi lled biodata form and attach 2 certified copies of your academic documents, 2 copies of a ll other relevant academic documents, 2 passport photos and
the three referees' letters of recommendation.

9. Submit in office No. 307; level 3 Senate Building Or email scanned copies of the mentioned documents to

10. Strictly observe the closing date of Friday, 28th August, 2020



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Re-advertisement: Undergraduate Programmes 2024/2025



A section of the University Road

The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites applications from Ugandan, East African, and international applicants for the undergraduate programmes under Government Sponsorship (BVL) and private sponsorship scheme for the 2024/2025 Academic Year.

Each applicant should:

a) Have the Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least five passes, or its equivalent and at least two principal passes at Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) obtained at the same sitting. For day programmes only candidates who sat A’ Level in 2023,2022 and 2020 are eligible to apply. For evening, afternoon, and external programmes, a candidate is not restricted on the year of sitting A’ Level.


d) Degree from a recognised/Chartered Institution

Further details on the re-advertised programmes , fees structure, and the procedure of submitting applications can be accessed from the document below:                                            

The closing date for receiving applications for undergraduate admissions is Friday 26th July 2024.                                                           


  1. Applicants are strongly warned against presenting forged or other people’s academic documents to support their applications for admission.  The consequences, if discovered, are very grave indeed.
  2. Do not buy any other documents not originating from the Academic Registrar’s Office.  Those who buy them do so at their own risk. 
  3. The Academic Registrar has not appointed any agent to act on his behalf to solicit for additional funds other than the application fee stated above.    
  4. Applicants are advised to use the right programme names and codes. The university will not be responsible for any wrong information entered in the system by applicants.     

Prof. Mukadasi Buyinza

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Freshers’ Orientation and Registration For 2024/2025 Academic Year



To All First Year Students;
First Year students (Freshers) are by tradition given an “acclimatization” period of one week
which is referred to as the “Orientation Week”. The Freshers report on Campus one week
earlier than the Continuing students and during this week they are introduced to the key facilities in the University as well as other important aspects of life at the University.

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Admission Lists -Disability, Sports and District Quota Schemes 2024/25



Students move towards Main Building on University Road

The Office of Academic Registrar, Makerere University has released the admission list of candidates admitted under the Disability, Sports and District Quota Schemes with Government sponsorship 2024/25 Academic Year.

Kindly follow the links below to access the lists:-

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