Mbarara University Diploma Courses Offered

Mbarara University of Science and Technology Diploma Courses Offered

Mbarara University Diploma Courses Offered – Check the list of diploma programs offered at Mbarara University of Science and Technology…


  1. Advanced Diploma in Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Diploma Entry

Diploma or higher qualification in any relevant field

Evidence of prior experience of working with children and adolescents

Must be able to commit time to study and to undertake clinical work with children on a weekly basis at their workplace throughout the programme

Should demonstrate basic IT skills

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2. Diploma in Counselling

Direct Entry

One principal pass and two subsidiary passes in any A’level subjects

Diploma Entry

Diploma in any relevant field

3. Diploma in Emergency Medicine

Diploma Entry

Clinical Officer or Registered Nurse

Evidence of completion of 2 years post-qualification clinical practice

Full registration with the Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council or Nursing Council or Allied Health Professionals’ Council, or equivalent

A current Certificate of Good Standing with the relevant Medical Council

Three letters of reference/recommendation from either former teachers or professional colleagues

Evidence of an adequate knowledge of clinical sciences (anatomy, physiology, pharmacology) which may be further assessed by a pre-course paper.

2. Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology

Direct Entry

A principal pass in Biology, Chemistry or Physics and a pass in Mathematics obtained at Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) or its equivalent

Diploma Entry

Certificate in Science Laboratory Technology with at least a credit pass or its equivalent from a recognized institution

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1. Postgraduate Diploma in Business Informatics

A degree in Computing, Information Technology, Information Systems, Informatics, Business Studies or a degree in other STEM-related fields from a recognized institution

2. Postgraduate Diploma in Health Information Technology

A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Information Technology/Information Systems/Computer Engineering/Software Engineering or any other computing related field or other STEM-related degree from a recognized higher institution of learning


A bachelor’s degree in Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, Pharmacy and any other health care-related degree fron a recognized higher institution of learning

3. Postgraduate Diploma in Information Systems

A degree in Information Systems or Computer Science or Software Engineering or Information Technology or Computer Engineering from a recognized institution


A degree in any other STEM-related field with evidence of having taken acceptable courses in information systems

4. Postgraduate Diploma in Development Studies

An honors first degree

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4 thoughts on “Mbarara University Diploma Courses Offered

  1. Achema Emmanuel Andama

    Please, I’m called Achema Emmanuel Andama, I’m a laboratory assistant working in west Nile, I’m at the age of 28 now going to 29 after three months to come.
    I want to apply for adult entry for degree course in medical laboratory but I’m a bit confused if that course is offered for a certificate holder.
    I have been working for four years now coming to five. So please I need your advice, God bless you


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