Courses offered at Mbarara University of Science and Technology

Dons of MUST
Dons of MUST

Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) is a public university in Uganda.  Applications are invited from eligible candidates to pursue courses offered at MUST on Private Sponsorship.

Application fee is  Shs. 27,500/= for Ugandans or US $ 50 for international students which is non refundable. Closing date:  31 May 2013.

The courses offered at MUST
1.  Undergraduate courses:
1.1 Direct entry:
(a)     Bachelor of Science with Education: (Course duration is 3 years)
(b)     Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery       (Course duration is 5 years.)
(c)     Bachelor of Pharmacy
(d)     Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science
(e)     Bachelor of Nursing Science
(f)     Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy

(g)     Bachelor of Computer Science (Course duration 3 years)

(h)     Bachelor of Information Technology (Course duration is 3 years)

(i)   A credit in Mathematics at ‘O’level (UCE)

(ii)  At least 2 principal passes in any ‘A’level subjects.

(i)   Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering (Course Duration 4 years)

(j)    Bachelor of Business Administration (Course duration is 3 years)

(k)         A 2 year Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology (Course fees: 1,706,000= p.a.)

(l)            1 year Certificate in science Laboratory Technology

2.      Postgraduate Courses

(a)        Faculty of Development Studies

(i)        Postgraduate Diploma in Development Studies (offered evening only)

(ii)       M.A in Development Studies

(iii)      M.A in Local Governance and Planning

Faculty of Science

(i)      Master of Science in Biology

(ii)         Master of Science in Mathematics

(iii)        Master of Science in Physics

(iv)         Master of Education (Educational Administration and Planning)

(v)          Master of Education (Educational Psychology)

(vi)         Master of Science in Chemistry

(vi)         Master of Education (Curriculum and Instruction)

(c) Faculty of Medicine

(Course duration for (i), (ii), (iii), iv and (v) below is 2 years)

(i)         Master of Science in Anatomy

(ii)        Master of Science in Physiology

(iii)       Master of Science in Pharmacology

(iv)        Masters of Public Health (MPH)

(v)         Master of Science in Microbiology

(vi)         Master of Science in Medical Laboratory Science

Course duration for (v, vi. vii, viii, viii, ix and x) below is 3 years)

(vii)         Master of Medicine in General Surgery

(viii)       Master of Medicine in Internal Medicine

(ix)        Master of Medicine in Paediatrics & Child Health

(x           Master of Medicine in Dermatology

(xi)         Master of Medicine in Anaesthesia

(xii)        Master of Medicine in Ophthalmology

(xiii)       Master of Medicine in Obstetrics/Gynaecology

(xiv)        Master of Medicine in Community Practice/Family Medicine

 (d)     Doctor of Philosophy in relevant fields.  Applicants should get in touch with the Deans of the respective Faculties


(i)The applicant should hold the Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) or its equivalent with credit passes in at least 6 subjects obtained at the same sitting.

(ii)Have obtained at least 2 advanced level passes of the Uganda Advanced Certificate  of Education (UACE) or its equivalent taken at the same sitting, secured in the current year or previous two years

(iii)For the Postgraduate programmes, applicants must have a good honours degree or its equivalent from a recognized University.

Application Forms may be obtained from the:

Academic Registrar  OR  Liaison Office, Room 407 Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Makerere University, Main Building.

Completed applications must be accompanied with photocopies of academic certificates, transcripts, birth certificate plus a passport size photograph.

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