Our Programmes

We offer quality education at all levels of learning in 3 intakes i.e. February, May and August. Please, have a browse through our programmes.

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.

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 August 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

Studying at Nkumba University

“I have had lovely experiences here. I’ve made great friends. met helpful lecturers from Nkumba University and have started to appreciate Ugandan culture. I encourage everyone out there to come study here at Nkumba University.”

Queen Yvette

Bachelor of Business Administration | 3rd Year

Recent News & Events

Registration for online exams (End of Feb 2020 Semester)

All current students, As you may have been informed, the university shall conduct both online and physical examinations scheduled to start on 30th November, 2020... read more

Farming journalist: A tale of Intertwining paths

    Chrispus Kamusiime, a third year Bs. Journalism student  at Nkumba University, grew up in Mitooma district – Western Uganda. He is the first... read more

Chasing a dream: The Inspirational Story of Beatrice Aol

My name is Beatrice Aol, an alumnus of Nkumba University - Class of 2017. I pursued a Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion and Textile Design,... read more

Call for Applications

The Academic Registrar, Nkumba University invites applications from Ugandan, East African, and all international students for Undergraduate programmes for this year’s August Intake.   Undergraduate Admission... read more

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