About Nkumba University

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.

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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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