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Top University In Uganda

There are total 47(approx) officially recognized/accredited Colleges or other higher education institutions in Uganda
Below is the count of universities offering a different course in Uganda

Areas Of Study University Count
Total Universities In Uganda 47
Arts & Humanities 22
Business & Social Sciences 27
Language & Cultural 9
Medicine & Health 10
Engineering 12
Science 27
Universities Offering All Course 3

Important : Universities may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree in that area of studies

List of all universities in Uganda

Below list contains officially recognized/accredited Uganda Universities, Colleges or other higher education institutions

Important : All universities are arranged according to their web ranking, which is based on the popularity of university/college website all over the world

The shown matrix is only the indicative and it may or may not be up-to-date or complete. Please contact or visit university official website for the complete information regarding areas of studies and the currently offered courses


Rank University Administrative Region
1 Uganda Christian University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 1913. Uganda Christian University is located in mukono , central region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations and students past academic record and grades. This 106 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
2 Makerere University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1922. Makerere University is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 97 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
3 Mbarara University of Science and Technology
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1989. Mbarara University of Science and Technology is located in mbarara, western region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on students past academic record and grades. This 30 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Western Region
4 Islamic University in Uganda
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 1988. Islamic University in Uganda is located in mbale, eastern region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on students past academic record and grades. This 31 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Eastern Region
5 Muteesa I Royal University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2007. Muteesa I Royal University is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 12 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
6 Kyambogo University
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 2002. Kyambogo University is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 17 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
7 Ndejje University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 1992. Ndejje University is located in ndejje , central region, uganda is a For-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 27 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
8 Kampala International University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 2001. Kampala International University is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on students past academic record and grades. This 18 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
9 Busitema University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2007. Busitema University is located in busitema, eastern region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 12 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Eastern Region
10 Uganda Martyrs University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1989. Uganda Martyrs University is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 30 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
11 African Rural University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 2011. African Rural University is located in kagadi, western region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations and students past academic record and grades. This 8 years old higher education institution provides admission to Women Only and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Western Region
12 Bugema University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 1948. Bugema University is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations and students past academic record and grades. This 71 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
13 Mountains of the Moon University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 2005. Mountains of the Moon University is located in fort portal, western region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on students past academic record and grades. This 14 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Western Region
14 Muni University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2013. Muni University is located in arua, northern region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on students past academic record and grades. This 6 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Northern Region
15 Victoria University, Kampala
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2011. Victoria University, Kampala is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 8 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
16 Kampala University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2000. Kampala University is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 19 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
17 Kabale University
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 2001. Kabale University is located in kabale, western region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on students past academic record and grades. This 18 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Western Region
18 St. Augustine International University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2011. St. Augustine International University is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 8 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
19 Ibanda University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2014. Ibanda University is located in ibanda, western region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 5 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Western Region
20 Lira University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2015. Lira University is located in lira, northern region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 4 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Northern Region
21 Africa Renewal University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2013. Africa Renewal University is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 6 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
22 All Saints University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2008. All Saints University is located in Lira, northern region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 11 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Northern Region
23 Ankole Western University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2016. Ankole Western University is located in kabwohe, western region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 3 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Western Region
24 Avance International University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 0. Avance International University is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 2019 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
25 Valley University of Science and Technology
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 0. Valley University of Science and Technology is located in bushenyi, western region, uganda is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 2019 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Western Region
26 Nkumba University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1994. Nkumba University is located in entebbe , central region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on students past academic record and grades. This 25 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
27 International University of East Africa
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 2010. International University of East Africa is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations and students past academic record and grades. This 9 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
28 Busoga University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1999. Busoga University is located in iganga, eastern region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations and students past academic record and grades. This 20 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Eastern Region
29 Gulu University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2002. Gulu University is located in gulu, northern region, uganda is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 17 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Northern Region
30 Cavendish University Uganda
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 2007. Cavendish University Uganda is located in kampala, central region, uganda is a For-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 12 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Central Region
31 Bishop Stuart University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Western Region
32 Metropolitan International University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Western Region
33 LivingStone International University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes
Eastern Region
34 Uganda Technology and Management University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Central Region
35 Uganda Pentecostal University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Western Region
36 International Business, Science and Technology University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Central Region
37 African Bible University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Central Region
38 St Lawrence University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes
Central Region
39 Mityana Agro-Vet Institute
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Central Region
40 Soroti University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Eastern Region
41 Team University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Central Region
42 Kumi University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes
Eastern Region
43 Clarke International University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Central Region
44 Stafford University Uganda
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Central Region
45 University of the Sacred Heart Gulu
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Northern Region
46 Kayiwa International University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Central Region
47 Nsaka University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Eastern Region



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