Kampala International University: Ranking & Review

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Kampala Rank Uganda Rank World Rank
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Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate65%
Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment4,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$1,750$3,750
International students$1,750$3,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++++
Engineering | IT++++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++

General info

Alternative namesKIU
MottoExploring the Heights
AccreditationThe National Council for Higher Education, Uganda
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of African Universities (AAU)
Association of Commonwealth Universities
Inter-University Council for East Africa
East African Quality Assurance Network
Academic structureCollege of Education
School of Law
College of Economics and Management
School of Computer and Information Technology
Faculty of Clinical Medicine and Dentistry
School of Allied Health Sciences
School of Nursing Sciences
School of Pharmacy
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
School of Digital and E-learning
Directorate of Postgraduate Studies and Research
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
Colorsgreen, white, gold
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePrivate
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff750
Student/staff ratio6
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websitekiu.ac.ug
AddressPO Box 20000, Kampala - Kansanga Campus
Kampala, Central Region
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+256 (414) 266 813
Fax+256 (414) 501 974

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