Makerere University

Makerere University Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 1726

University Overview

Makerere University ranking, established in 1922, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban setting of Kampala (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000), Central Region. Makerere University ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational Ugandan higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Ugandan National Council for Higher Education. Makerere University offers a variety of courses and programs that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees, including as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. All over the world is Makerere University internationally recognized. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Students at Makerere University have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library, sports facilities, and administrative services.

Makerere University Ranking

University Identity

Name Makerere University
Founded 1922

University Location

Address PO Box 7062 Kampala Central Region Uganda
Tel +256 (41) 531 202
Fax +256 (41) 531 202

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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