Makerere university has started admitting students for undergraduate courses under the private sponsorship scheme for the academic year 2015/16. The application forms for admission can either be filled in online or done at the university main campus.
The deadline for submitting completed forms is 29th May 2015.
Admission requirements are as follows; EITHER
(a) Have the Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least five passes, or its equivalent and at least two principal passes at Advanced Level (UACE) obtained at the same sitting. (for day programmes, only candidates who sat A’ Level in 2014, 2013 and 2012 are eligible to apply. For Evening, Afternoon, and External programmes, a candidate is not restricted on the year of sitting A’Level. (Detailed weighting system for programmes offered at Makerere University for the 2015/2016 academic year can be viewed on the undergraduate Admissions Office notice board or Makerere University website. www.mak.ac.ug)
(b) Hold at least a Second Class or Credit (or equivalent classification) Diploma from a recognised institution, relevant to the programmes applied for. Certified copies of academic transcripts (not photocopies of certified copies) from the awarding Institutions MUST be attached to the application forms. (Details of the Diploma holders’ admission requirements for the 2015/2016 academic year can be viewed on the Notice Board of the Undergraduate Admissions Office or on Makerere University Website: www.mak.ac.ug).
(c) Be a graduate from a recognised university. Certified copies of academic transcripts (not photocopies of certified copies) from the awarding Institutions MUST be attached to the application forms.
How to apply:
(i) Application Forms and other relevant information may be obtained from Undergraduate Admissions Office, Level 3, Senate Building, Makerere University, or can be downloaded from our website www.mak.ac.ug with effect from Monday 4th May, 2015.
(iii) All applicants for Bachelor of Laws (LAW & LAE) MUST have sat and passed the Pre-Entry Examinations set by Makerere University.
(iv) A non-refundable application fee of Shs.50,000/= for UGANDANS, EAST AFRICAN AND S. SUDAN OR Shs.172,500/= for International Applicants plus bank charge of shs.2,500/= should be paid from the following banks using Makerere University paying-in-slips:
BANK ACCOUNT NAME ACCOUNT NUMBER
ANY STANBIC BANK BRANCH MUC – FEES COLLECTION ACCOUNT 9030005816385
DFCU BANK MAKERERE BRANCH MUC – FEES COLLECTION ACCOUNT 01013500181512
CENTENARY BANK MUC – FEES COLLECTION ACCOUNT 4912300001
CRANE BANK MUC – FEES COLLECTION ACCOUNT 0145053500100
(iii) After paying, each applicant must attach a copy of the paying – in slip to the application form and submit the completed application form to the Undergraduate Admissions Office in the Senate Building, Makerere University.
Candidates who hold grades x, y, z, 7 and 9 of ‘O’ LEVEL results should not apply because they are Not eligible for admission.
Diploma holder applicants who hold class three (3) Diploma Certificates are not eligible for admission and therefore should not apply, except where stated in the Diploma holders requirements.
See full list of Undergraduate courses offered at Makerere university below;
You can check on Makerere university undergraduate courses as offered by the different colleges by following the links below: