Uganda Christian University

Uganda Christian University Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 5602

University Overview

Uganda Christian University ranking, established in 1913, is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the suburbs of Mukono, a small city in the Central Region with a population of 50,000-249,999 people. Kabale, Arua, Mbale, and Kampala are all areas where this university maintains a branch campus. Uganda Christian University (UCU) ranking is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational Ugandan higher education institution nominally linked with the Christian-Anglican religion, as recognized by Uganda’s National Council for Higher Education. Uganda Christian University (UCU) offers courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 107-year-old Ugandan university has a strict admission procedure based on entrance exams and applicants’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. UCU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Uganda Christian University Ranking

University Identity

Name Uganda Christian University
Acronym UCU
Founded 1913
Motto Alpha and Omega, God the Beginning and the End

University Location

Address PO Box 4, Mukono - Mukono Campus Mukono Central Region Uganda
Tel +256 (31) 235 0800
Fax +256 (41) 429 0800
Other locations Kabale, Arua, Mbale, Kampala

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Uganda Christian University Mukono (31) 235 0800 / 826

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Church of Uganda - www.churchofuganda.org

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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