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Re-advert for Postgraduate Programmes 2023/ 2024 Academic Year



The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites more applicants for admission to Graduate Programmes (Postgraduate Diplomas and Masters Programmes) for the 2023/ 2024 Academic Year.
Applicants should have obtained at least a first or second class degree (or its equivalent) from a recognized and chartered university/institution at the time of completion. Applicants should also possess a Ugandan Certificate of Education with at least five passes (or its equivalent) and a Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) with at least two principal passes and one subsidiary pass obtained at the same sitting (or its equivalent).

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 the various fees payable to the University indicated for the various programmes EXCLUDE functional fees, accommodation, books, research and other expenses.

College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences

  • MSc. in Integrated Watershed Management
  • Forestry and Biodiversity Management
  • MSc. in Agroforestry and Community Development
  • Master of Geographical Sciences
  • Disaster Risk Management
  • MSc. in Applied Meteorology

College of Education and External Studies

  • PGD in Education
  • Master of Education in Curriculum Studies
  • Master of Education, Tracks: a) Educational Management, b) Foundations of Education, c) Educational Policy and Planning, d) Early Childhood Education and Development, e) Language and Literature Education, f) Social Science and Humanities Education, g) Science Education
  • Master of Higher Education, Tracks: a) Leadership and Management, b) Teaching and Learning, c) Research and Innovation
  • Master of Adult and Community Education
  • Master of Instructional Design and Technology

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

  • PGD in Guidance and Counselling
  • PGD in Gender and Local Economic Development
  • Master of Arts in Gender Studies
  • M.Ed. in Educational Psychology
  • Master of Organizational Psychology
  • M.A. in Counselling

College of Business and Management Sciences

  • Master of Science in Quantitative Economics
  • Master of Science in Population and Reproductive Health
  • Master of Demography and Population Studies
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Demography and Population Studies
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Population and Reproductive Health

College of Health Sciences

  • Master of Health Services Research

College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity

  • PGD in Livestock Development Planning & Management
  • Master of Veterinary Medicine. Tracks:
    a) Farm Animal Practice and Herd Health
    b) Comparative Pathology and Diagnostics
    c) Companion and Recreational Animal Practice
    d) Governance and Administration of Public
    Veterinary Services
    e) Pharmaceutical Practice and Regulation
  • Master of Biomedical Laboratory Sciences and Management
  • Wildlife Health and Management. Tracks:
    • Wildlife Clinical Medicine
    • Wildlife Resource Management
    • Aquatic Health Management
  • Livestock Development and Management. Tracks: a) Livestock Sector Planning and Management, b) Animal Product Processing, c)Entrepreneurship and Safety.

Makerere University Business School

  • MSc. in Accounting and Finance
  • MSc. in Marketing
  • Master of Human Resource Management
  • MSc. in Procurement & Supply Chain Management
  • MSc. in Leadership and Governance
  • MSc. in Entrepreneurship
  • M.A. in Economic Policy Management
  • Master of International Business
  • Master of Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • MSc. in Banking & Investment Management
  • Master of Energy Economics and Governance

How to submit an application for admission

  1. Visit the Makerere University’s Admissions URL
  2. Sign up using full name, e-mail 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 (all form sections must be filled) the applicant clicks on the APPLY NOW button (for first ‘time’ applicants) or MY PORTAL button (for renewal of application) displayed on the appropriate scheme i.e. RE-ADVERTISED GRADUATE PROGRAMS.
  6. All academic transcripts/certificates and passport photos should be scanned and uploaded on the
  7. You can access the referees’ letter by following the following link:
    https: //rgt. ug/sites/default/files/file-attachments/Referee-Letter-of-Recommendation-forAdmission-to-Graduate-Programme.pdf. These should be filled, scanned and uploaded.
  8. Obtain a payment ref no. by clicking on “Pay for Form” button
  9. Make payments at any of the banks used by URA; Application fee = UGX 50,000 (East African applicants) or UGX 151,500 (International Applicants)
    International applicants can make payments for application via visa/pastique. Please follow the
    detailed guidelines on the link below:
  10. Strictly observe the closing date of Friday, 11th August, 2023.

Prof. Buyinza Mukadasi


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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