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Tuition Fees:$499 /year
Applications Begin:May 2021
Final Award:Diploma in Computer Science
Start Date:September 2021
Academic Unit:Faculty of Science and Technology
Campus:Western Campus
Application Deadline: September 2021
Programme Overview

The Diploma in Computer Science addresses the need for advanced training of personnel in Computer Applications, Systems Analysis, Database Management, Web page design, Networking, Computer programming.

While it is appropriate for fresh students from high school, it’s also a programme that can be used to train computer personnel aiming to sharpen their skills in the above-mentioned areas.

Admission Requirements

This course is designed for students who meet the following minimum requirements:
– At least one principal pass in the Uganda Advanced School Certificate (UACE) and two subsidiaries or its equivalent and a credit in ordinary level mathematics or its equivalent.
– Holders of certificates in computer-related e.g., CCA and CCNA or other fields relevant to the course.
– Holders of CCNA Certificates and CCNP

Application Process
Application Fees for Ugandan Students: $14
Application Fees for International Students: $14

Kampala International University admits 3 times in a year; in December/January, March/April and August/September.

Step 1: Pick-up an application form from the Admissions office at any of our Campuses below:
– Admission office at Main Campus in Kansanga, Kampala.
– Western Campus in Bushenyi
– For international applicants in Kenya and Tanzania, visit our offices in Nairobi and Tanzania.
– For other countries, visit the KIU Liaison Offices.
– Alternatively, download an application form from KIU website: Download It Here which can be filled and sent to admissions@kiu.ac.ug

NOTE: Click on the link to complete the online application: https://admissions.kiu.ac.ug  (a scanned copy of the admission letter will be sent to your email, and once the application has been approved, the original copy will be collected from our Main campus in Kansanga (Admissions Office-Online Desk)

The application fee is 50,000Ug.shs for both Ugandans and International students (non-Ugandans). For online applicants, the application fee is paid to the Finance Office when you report collecting the original admission.

Step 2: Complete the application forms clearly and enclose or attach the following:
– 3 photocopies of each ‘O’ and ‘A’ Level Secondary school result slips or equivalent [Diploma and Bachelor Degree] and three certified copies of transcripts of Bachelor and Master Degrees [postgraduate degrees].
– A photocopy of a receipt for payment for the application form.
– 3 recent passport size photographs.
– Photocopies of Birth Certificate/ National ID/ Passport

Step 3: Submit a fully completed form with the required attachments to the following addresses:
– By physical submission – kindly return form and attachments to the Admission office.
– By email – kindly send it to admissions@kiu.ac.ug.
– By post – kindly send to:
The Director of Admissions, Kampala International University
P.O.Box 20000
Kampala-Uganda
Tel: +256-041-266813, +256-392001816, +256-041-267634
Fax: +256-041-501974

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for this programme include:
– Software Developer
– Database Administrator
– Computer Hardware Engineer
– Computer Systems Analyst
– Computer Network Architect
– Web Developer
– Information Security Analyst
– Computer and Information Research Scientists.

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for Ugandan Students: $499
Tuition Fees for International Students: $1,222

Tuition Fees for Ugandan Students = 1,840,000 UGX
Tuition Fees for International Students = 4,502,985 UGX
**The Kampala International University reserves the right to change fees without prior notice. However, fee changes are subject to approval by the Governing Council.

Relevant Contact

 
Admissions Office
General Enquiries
 
Stella Ninyikiriza
Director Of Admissions
 
Adinan Tumuhairwe
Admissions Administrator