WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$452 /year
Applications Begin:March 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Science in Education
Start Date:August 2021
Academic Unit:Faculty of Science
Campus:Kyambogo Hill Campus
Application Deadline: May 2021
Programme Overview

The skills and experience developed during the education degree prepare the students for a range of careers working with children and young people

Admission Requirements

A candidate shall be deemed eligible for consideration for admission to a first degree
programme at the University if he/she has:
(i) The Ugandan Certificate of Education (O’Level) with a minimum of 5 passes
obtained at the same sitting, and
(ii) At least 2 Principal Passes in approved subjects obtained at the same sitting of
the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education Examination (A’Level).

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:
– Community education officer
– Early years teacher
– Education administrator
– Education consultant
– English as a foreign language teacher
– Further education teacher
– Learning mentor
– Primary school teacher
– Secondary school teacher
– Special educational needs coordinator (SENCO)
– Special educational needs teacher
– Teaching assistant

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Tuition Fees for Ugandan and East African Community Students: $452
Tuition Fees for International Students: $678

Tuition fees for Ugandan Students = 1,680,000 UGX
Tuition fees for International Students = 2,520,000 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

Mbeiza Mutekanga Norah
Head of Department
Mary Esther Sekasi
Deputy Registrar /Head Admissions