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principal, Sr. Terimuka Gertrude

The principal Mutundwe School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Kampala University.

Call for July 2022 intake applications

Kampala University School of Nursing and Health Sciences invites applications for the 2022 admissions are in progress.
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Jemba Alex

Kampala University Public Relations Officer

+256 702 115 272

nhs@ku.ac.ug or alexjjemba@gmail.com

School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Kampala University School of Nursing and Health Sciences is an affiliate school of Kampala University. It is a private institution, accredited by the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC), It is located 4 Km from Kampala City Centre, off Masaka Road, Sembule junction, at Mutundwe (Kigagga zone). The school will initially start with a certificate in Nursing and Midwifery awarded by the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council, in addition to that awarded by Kampala University.

The course lasts 2 ½ years. The course aims at providing competence-based training in skills required by a modern Nurse/Midwife. The programme is open to both male (limited vacancies) and female applicants.


The Mission of Kampala School of Nursing and Health Sciences is “ to produce a Nurse with high degree of integrity and voluntarism who can advance in education, contribute to nursing administration, research, and improve on health services offered to the public, and can conform to international standards.

Courses Offered

  1. Certificate in Nursing
  2. Certificate in Midwifery
  3. Diploma in Nursing (Direct)
  4. Diploma in Nursing (Extension/upgrading)
  5. Diploma in Midwifery (Direct)
  6. Diploma in Midwifery (Extension/upgrading)


A) For Certificate you need to have passed Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English & Maths.

B) For Diploma (direct), you need all above (in A) plus a principle pass in biology plus at least a subsidiary pass in Chemistry.

C) For Diploma (Extension), you must have a Certificate in either Nursing or Midwifery, registered with the Nurses Council, with at least 2 years of professional/working experience.

Application forms can be obtained from Mutundwe campus and/or marketing offices at all our satellite campuses.

You can also send in your application via;

Email addresses; nhs@ku.ac.ug or alexjjemba@gmail.com

WhatsApp app: +256 (0) 772050177

For more information: Hotlines +256 (0) 702115272 / +256 (0) 772050177