Kampala International University Rankings

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In the World#4364 of 14178
In Africa#82 of 1107
In Uganda#2 of 46
In Kampala#2 of 20

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
65%
Enrollment
9,656
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
kiu.ac.ug
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
377
Citations
1,413

Kampala International University majors

by publication count

Medicine
111
Business
31
Psychology
30
Biology
30
Chemistry
26
Computer science
17
Geography
16
Economics
14
Political science
13
Environmental science
13
Materials science
10
Sociology
7
Mathematics
5
Engineering
4
Art
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Environmental science2451488
Business3220137
Political science333826
Sociology375825
Engineering412172
Geography420023
Medicine4235243
Economics46508
Psychology501544
Computer science505762
Chemistry528852
Biology544246
Materials science55277
Mathematics60662

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200711
200801
200911
20101118
20111135
2012850
2013796
201414132
201511139
201622108
201722114
201855105
201965169
202096259

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate65%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarJan to Dec; Aug to May as per the two intakes per year and two graduations; June and November.
Enrollment9,656
Full time employee480
Student:staff ratio20:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$1,750$3,750
International students$1,750$3,750

Kampala International University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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++++
Bachelor's DegreeAnatomy, Art Education, Biochemistry, Business Administration, Business Computing, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Community Health, Computer Education, Computer Science, Dentistry, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Management, Finance, Fine Arts, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Industrial Chemistry, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations, Laboratory Techniques, Law, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physics, Physiology, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Science Education, Secondary Education, Social Work, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Transport Management
Postgraduate DiplomaHuman Resources, Public Administration
Master's DegreeApplied Mathematics, Biochemistry, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Development Studies, Economics, Educational Administration, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Management, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, International Relations, Law, Linguistics, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Microbiology, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacology, Physics, Preschool Education, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Administration, Social Work, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Transport Management
Doctor's DegreeCivil Engineering, Development Studies, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Management, Peace and Disarmament

General info

Alternative namesKIU
Founded2001
WikipediaKampala International University
AccreditationNational Council for Higher Education (NCHE); Inter University Council of East Africa (IUCEA);
MottoExploring the Heights
Colorsgreen, white, gold
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
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of African Universities (AAU)
Association of Commonwealth Universities
Inter-University Council for East Africa
East African Quality Assurance Network

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 20000, Kampala - Kansanga Campus
Kampala, Central Region
Uganda
City population1,660,000
Phone+256 (414) 266 813
Fax+256 (414) 501 974

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