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Welcome word by the Vice Chancellor:

Nkumba University stands as one of the largest private universities in East Africa, enrolling an enviable number of students from the entire region. The total student population today stands at 7000, and each year nearly 1000 matriculate with certificates and diplomas, degrees as well as postgraduate qualifications.

Governance of the University:

Nkumba University is a body corporate granted a Charter by the Government of Uganda in 2006. The University is a private, non-denominational, non-profit academic institution.

University Anthem:

The University Anthem: Nkumba you look so small, But you're great before the eyes of the Lord, You pave our future, you're the source of light

Contact Info:

Mailing Address, Telephone numbers and Email address of Nkumba University

List of Administrative Staff:

Nkumba University makes a distinction between Academic and Non Academic units. Academic Units are the different Schools while Non Academic units are the Administrative units. Listed here are the Administrative Units and the Staff employed therein.


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Enlarge photo: Dr. Suleiman Kiggundu Building that houses the School of Business Administration.

Dr. Suleiman Kiggundu Building that houses the School of Business Administration.

Nkumba University is one of the largest private universities in East Africa. It was granted a Charter by the Government of Uganda in 2006. The University is a non-profit, non-denominational institution providing an enabling environment for students to achieve competence, creativity, confidence and character so as to think critically and act responsibly in an increasingly competitive national and global environment. The University promotes education in business, sciences and technical disciplines, the arts, social sciences, communication as well as cultural fields.

Nkumba University is located 27 kilometers along Kampala-Entebbe Highway, which is 10-minutes’ drive from Entebbe International Airport.

Added on: Thursday, September 04th, 2008


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online study/learning

I got my 1st degree of Business Administration from NKU in 1998 and i wanted to study Masters of Business Administration or International Business Management online. Do you have online study services?

Comment added: September 26th, 2014; 11:56am by Lekoyada Felix

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Need to update your website

Nkumba University has Faculty/ School of IT/ Computer Science. It would be good to utilize skills therein to continually upgrade the website.

Comment added: September 22nd, 2014; 01:16pm

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study centre.

plz consider re-establishing a study centre in kampala to help the will evening students in kampala.

Comment added: September 3rd, 2014; 04:33pm by Kabagambe patrick

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JOB dated 1st september

according to the advert of Monday 1st September, you directed as to view and apply for the jobs on your website. I am not seeing any on your website yet the deadline is near. please advise accordingly KOSE IRENE 0776332110 0754336348

Comment added: September 3rd, 2014; 09:39am by KOSE IRENE

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Job Application form

For the job adverts on Monday,you advised applicants to check for application forms on your website but I have checked and there is neither the advert nor the application forms.Can you please update accordingly.Thank you

Comment added: September 3rd, 2014; 08:35am by Ngabirano Esther

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