Universities in Uganda

Makerere University

Makerere University is located barely 2 kilometeres from the City center Kampala and is one of the oldest universities in Uganda

St. Augustine International University

St. Augustine, one of the new Ugandan universities targeting students from all around the region

Nkumba University

Nkumba university is one of the largest private universities in East Africa

Cavendish University Uganda

Cavendish University Uganda is affiliated to Cavendish College London

Uganda Christian University

The University library at UCU, one of the most popular private universities in Uganda

The List of Universities & Colleges in Uganda

The list of universities in Uganda currently stands at 30 plus, and continues to grow. This website aims to provide up-to-date Uganda university information for prospective students looking to study at some of the major Uganda universities. A to Z list of Universities


Here you find the latest tuition fees and accommodation information, links to the faculties, programs, and courses, scholarships and financial aid information, and the current Uganda university rankings.


Boasting of the oldest university in East & Central Africa, Uganda has for years been a major education destination for students in the region, both at the university level and at the elementary and high school (or secondary school/college) levels, and interest continues in both the public and private Ugandan universities.


Sorted lists of public and private universities in Uganda are provided on separate pages (links are given below). We welcome user input for boosting the relevance of this website. You can share, contribute university reviews, accommodation info and tips, info on travel to Uganda, etc


African Bible University | Aga Khan University | All Saints University | Ankole Western University | Bishop Stuart University | Bugema University | Busitema University | Busoga University | Cavendish University Uganda | Fairland University | Gulu University | International Health Sciences University | International University of East Africa | Islamic University in Uganda | Kabale University | Kampala International University | Kampala University | Kumi University | Kyambogo University Livingstone International University | Makerere Uninversity | Mbarara University of Science & Technology | Mountains of the Moon University | Muni University | Muteesa I Royal University | Namasagali University | Ndejje University | Nkumba University | Sikkim Manipal University Uganda | Soroti University | St Augustine International University | St Lawrence University | Uganda Christian University | Uganda Management Institute | Uganda Martyrs University | Uganda Pentecostal University | Uganda Petroleum Institute | Uganda Technology & Management University | Victoria University | Virtual University of Uganda