The International Office supports incoming students and researchers.
At the same time, it offers advice and assistance for researchers and students planning to study abroad.

Entry Requirements & Applying

You can apply to study at the University from anywhere in the world. Find out more about our entry requirements and how to submit an application.

Undergraduate & Post Graduate Study

Makerere University offers a number of academic programmes at Diploma, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Levels. Please click the links below to view detailed list of courses in the respective categories.

Discover Makerere

Established in 1922 as a humble technical school, Makerere University is one of the oldest and most prestigious Universities in Africa.

Student Profiles

Find out from our students what it's like to live, study and work in Makerere.

Nakanjakko Noeline

My name is Nakanjakko Noeline one of the First Erasmus Student Exchange programme beneficiaries in the Geography Department, Makerere University K....


Nshimirimana Louis Marie

I am Nshimirimana Louis Marie a Burundian offering a Bachelor of Business Administration at the College of Business and Management Sciences as a pr....


Gai David

I am Gai David a South Sudanese offering a Bachelor Of Science in Nursing Year 4, Semester One 2017/2018 at the College Of Health Sciences, School ....


Upcoming Events



International Students Orientation

Senior Common Room, Main Buliding


Freshers Orientation Week 2018/2019

Freedom Square, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda.

Interested In Studying At
Makerere University?

Makerere University welcomes International Students who satisfy the minimum entry requirements.
See weighting system and Diploma holders’ requirements for Advanced Level and Diploma holders’ applicants respectively at

Here are the Guidelines for International Applicants

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International Students since 2005 - 2022

Call Us: +256 (0) 414 542803

P.O BOX 7062 Kampala, Uganda