Representatives of the university governance stand together after the 23rd graduation ceremony. L-R: Mr. Eddie Lule Kamya ( Member, Foundation Body ), Mr. Ben Kamya-Kintu (Assistant Secretary, BOT), Mr. Ssonko Jackson (President - Nkumba University Alumni Association), Prof. Andrew P. Yiga (Academic Registrar), Ms. Eva Jjagwe Ssewaguda (Vice Chairperson - University Council), Prof. Jude T. Lubega (Ag. Vice Chancellor), Mr. Emmanuel Katongole (Chancellor), Mr. Mohammed Kalyango (Chairperson, BOT), Ms. Molly Nabaasa (Mace Carrier).

Who We Are

We are a leading national, regional and global hub for academic and professional excellence.
Nkumba University is one of the largest private universities in East Africa. It was granted a
Charter by the Government of Uganda in 2006. We are 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.

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Applications for our next intake are currently open

The Academic Registrar, Nkumba University invites applications from Ugandan, East African, and all international students for Undergraduate programmes for this year’s February Intake.  Presently, there are three avenues of entry to the University. These are: The Direct Entry Scheme, The Diploma Holders Entry Scheme and the Mature Age

Student Life at Nkumba

Sports at NU

We have nurtured and trained some of the best National athletes and sportsmen. Our students compete on a continent level.
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Clubs & Societies

Become a member of atleast one club or society at Nkumba University. You’ll definitely enjoy your social life more.

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Students Guild Gov’t

Know your student leaders and perhaps become one in future. The Guild government is your first line of support.

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Academic Calendar

Keep in the know of university activities and their schedule for better planning and preparation.

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Recent News & Events

Call for Book Chapters 2021

Introduction  At its School Special Higher Degrees Meeting held on the 31st March 2021,  the members of Staff of the School of Social Sciences agreed... read more

TME Education training to be held at Nkumba University

The Team from TME are planning a 2 weeks training from 2:00 – 6:00 (Monday – Friday) from 19 – 30 April 2021. This training... read more

Celebrating Women’s Month

With support from Google Women Tech Makers - Entebbe Chapter and GDG Makerere, we would like to invite you to a scheduled event this... read more

Nkumba University Netball Exhibition

Don't miss exciting Netball fixtures this Friday as staff takes on students. Nkumba University is committed to increasing participation amongst females, Netball is the key... read more

Memberships, Partnerships and Collaborations

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