administration has resolved to increase the medical fees from the initial Ush 10,000 to 50,000 to revamp
the university hospital operations.
According to Prof. Josaphat Byamugisha
, the Director Makerere University Hospital
, the money is to be paid each year by every student.
Makerere university students, by practice are mandated to pay a fee(formerly 10,000) any time before completion of their course of study.
Students in other universities such Kyambogo, Mbarara University of Science and Technology – MUST pay Shillings 50,000 in medical fees each semester.