Mbarara University of Science and Technology: Statistics

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#3791 of 14,160In the World
#85 of 1,103In Africa
#2 of 46In Uganda
#1 of 2In Mbarara
#463 of 1,030For Optometry

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
5%
Enrollment
2,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate5%
Admissions RequirementsUganda Certificate of Education or equivalent and at least 2 principal passes of the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education or its equivalent obtained at the same sitting
Academic CalendarAugust to May
Enrollment2,500
Full time employee150
Student:staff ratio17:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,738
Citations
43,154

Mbarara University of Science and Technology majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
1,160 / 29,978
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
452 / 12,991
Demography
354 / 11,091
Public Health
308 / 9,472
Biology
296 / 10,103
Environmental Science
186 / 8,982
Psychology
185 / 7,390
Healthcare Management (MHA)
160 / 3,645
Family medicine
144 / 3,962
Pediatrics
138 / 3,229
Health Science
137 / 2,080
Psychiatry
95 / 4,263
Nursing
89 / 3,009
Immunology
84 / 4,334
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
83 / 1,409
Geography and Cartography
75 / 2,988
Ecology
72 / 5,627
Business
72 / 2,433
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
69 / 917
Surgery
64 / 2,676
Computer Science
59 / 759
Epidemiology
58 / 1,155
Virology
45 / 1,525
Economics
42 / 1,307
Physics
41 / 530
Clinical Psychology
39 / 1,208
Chemistry
35 / 398
Political Science
35 / 107
Engineering
34 / 1,366
Critical Care Nursing
33 / 1,394
Forestry
31 / 2,893
Development Studies
30 / 1,269
Gerontology
29 / 1,288
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
27 / 738
Sexology
25 / 904
Microbiology
25 / 366
Communications and Public Relations
24 / 318
Pharmacology
23 / 398
Astrophysics and Astronomy
22 / 146
Oncology and Cancer research
21 / 253

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199501
199600
199740
199851
1999134
200075
20011116
20021036
2003742
20041371
20051392
200625197
200716277
200822420
200937675
2010451025
2011521397
2012501961
2013812752
20141003360
20151403902
20161263675
20171594222
20181973986
20192014954
20202686081

Tuition

International studetnsBachelor: 5,460 per annum for programmes in Medicine, Surgery, Pharmacy, Nursing, Laboratory Techniques, Physical Therapy; 3,180 per annum for programmes in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Development Studies, Agriculture and Farm Management, Gender Studies and Women Studies; 3,180 per annum for programme Education. Bachelor: 3,180 per annum for programmes in Business Administration, Accountancy and Finance, Transport Management. Diploma: 1,860 per annum for programme in Science Laboratory Technology. Postgraduate Diploma: 1,560 per annum for programme in Development Studies and 2,660 per annum for programme in Criminology. Master: 6,060/5,060 per annum for programmes in Public Health, Medicine , Information Sciences/Information Technology, Medicine, Business Administration. (USD)
Local studetnsBachelor: 3,271,000 per annum for programmes in Medicine, Surgery, Pharmacy, Medical Laboratory Science, Physical Therapy; 2,583,000 per annum for programmes in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Development Studies, Agriculture and Farm Management, Gender Studies and Women’s Studies; 1,983,000 per annum for programmes in Education; 2,543,000 per annum for programmes in Business Administration, Accountancy and Finance, Transport Management. Certificate: 1,303,000 per annum for programme in Laboratory Techniques. Diploma: 1,737,000 per annum for programme in Science Laboratory Technology. Postgraduate Diploma: 1,583,000 per annum for programme in Development Studies and 2,083,000 per annum for programme in Criminology. Master: 4,863,000 per annum for programmes in Public Health, Medicine, Information Sciences/Information Technology, Business Administration; 4,133,000 per annum for other Master programmes. Doctoral Degree: 9,332,000 per annum for programme in Medicine and Science; 8,332,000 per annum for programme Computer Science, Management and Education; 7,332,000 per annum for programme in Development Studies. (UGX)

The Mbarara University of Science and Technology has 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 DegreeAccountancy, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Finance, Gender Studies, Information Technology, Medical Technology, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Surgery, Women's Studies
Postgraduate DiplomaDevelopment Studies
Master's DegreeAnaesthesiology, Anatomy, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Curriculum, Dermatology, Development Studies, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Administration, Mathematics, Medical Technology, Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pharmacology, Physics, Physiology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Public Health, Radiology, Surgery
Doctor's DegreeBiological and Life Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health

Notable alumni

  1. Yoweri Museveni

    Photo
    Yoweri Museveni
    Born in
    Uganda Flag Uganda
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politicianwritermilitary personnel
    Biography

    Yoweri Kaguta Tibuhaburwa Museveni is a Ugandan politician and retired senior military officer who has served as President of Uganda since 1986. Museveni was involved in rebellions that toppled Ugandan leaders Idi Amin (1971–79) and Milton Obote (1980–85) before he captured power in 1986.

General info

Alternative namesMUST
Founded1989
AccreditationNational Council for Higher Education (NCHE)

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 1410
Mbarara, Western Region
Uganda
City population195,000
Phone+256 (4854) 20 785
Fax+256 (4854) 20 782

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