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WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$613 /year
Applications Begin:May 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Science in Development Studies
Start Date:September 2021
Academic Unit:College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: September 2021
Programme Overview

This course is undertaken for a period of three years. Each year has two semesters, each semester taking 17 weeks, two of which are for examinations.  For the first three semesters, students are taught or undertake coursework for at least 5 course units, totalling 15 course units that they are exposed to.

Of the 15 course units, five are core, five basic and five are obligatory (these could well become electives in future, with an expansion of the modules). Two of the core courses are offered in the first semester and three in the second semester. Three of the basic courses are offered in the first semester, two in the second semester and one in the third semester.

Admission Requirements

Candidates admitted to the programme must be holders of the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) or its equivalent, with at least two principal passes in the relevant subjects.

Holders of relevant Diplomas and equivalent qualifications recognized by the concerned authorities and bodies in Uganda are eligible for admission to the programme.

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

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Tuition Fees for Ugandan Students: $613
Tuition Fees for International Students: $613

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