WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$490 /year
Applications Begin:March 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Business Administration
Start Date:August 2021
Academic Unit:School Of Management And Entrepreneurship
Campus:Kyambogo Hill Campus
Application Deadline: May 2021
Programme Overview

Kyambogo University has a Vision of being the Centre of Academic Excellence in various fields of study and our Mission is “to advance and to promote knowledge and development of skills in Science, Technology and Education, and in such other fields having regard to quality, equity and transformation of society”.

However, due to the rapidly changing business environment, the job market calls for graduates with up-to-date knowledge, skills and attitudes. It is against this background that the Department decided to review the programme in terms of name, content enrichment, dropping some courses, introduction of more specialisations (options) and adoption of the university wide format of course codes. The name of the course will therefore be: Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA).

The programme shall be housed and run by the Department of Business Administration &Entrepreneurship, School of Management and Entrepreneurship.


Duration of Programme
The programme shall consist of a full time, and weekend undertaking.  The programme shall last for six (6) semesters, or the equivalent of three Academic Years for A-level entrants and four (4) semesters or the equivalent of two academic years for Diploma Holders admitted in the second year. A semester shall be an equivalent of seventeen (17) weeks with fifteen (15) weeks being for teaching and two (2) weeks for examination. The duration of the Recess Term shall be ten (10) weeks. The timing of the Academic Year shall be arranged in two (2) semesters as follows: –
– Semester One: August to December
– Semester Two: January to May
– Recess Term: June to August
The Recess Term may be used for teaching, practicum research/project activities

Admission Requirements

2 Principal Passes at A’level one of which must be in Mathematics, Economics or Entrepreneurship obtained at the same sitting.

Application Process
Application Fees for Ugandan and East African Community Students: $13
Application Fees for International Students: $30

How To Apply
To apply online, the students need to do the following:
– Make sure they have the relevant documents need.
– Have and Email Address and Internet Connection.
– Visit the Admission Portal =

** All Applications are done Online
** An Application fee of 50,000 UGX for local students and 110,270 UGX for International Students has to be paid.
** Applications begin in March and end in May.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for this programme include:
– Accountant
– Financial Advisor
– Marketer
– Commodities Trader
– Human Resources
– Loan Officer
– Real Estate Agent
– Manager

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Tuition Fees for Ugandan and East African Community Students: $490
Tuition Fees for International Students: $735

Tuition fees for Ugandan Students = 1,400,000 UGX
Tuition fees for International Students = 2,100,000 UGX
– Students from other countries in the East African Community (EAC) pay the same amount as local students. The EAC countries include; Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi and South Sudan.

– The University reviews tuition fees on a regular basis.
– There are other functional fees and other costs that you might incur while studying. These include costs for internship, research, medical fees and other expenses that you might include such as photocopying, printing, buying specialized equipment and tools.

Relevant Contact

Mary Esther Sekasi
Deputy Registrar /Head Admissions
Admissions Office
Admission Enquiries