Mbarara University of Science and Technology: Statistics

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#3496 of 14,131 In the World
#86 of 1,104 In Africa
#2 of 46 In Uganda
#1 of 2 In Mbarara
#471 of 2,395 For Family medicine
Top50% For 28 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
8%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.must.ac.ug
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate8%
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

We've calculated the 8% acceptance rate for Mbarara University of Science and Technology based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

Mbarara University of Science and Technology has published 2,672 scientific papers with 44,695 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Medicine, Biology, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Pathology, Sociology, Environmental Science, Psychology, Public Health, Mathematics, and Genetics.

Publications
2,672
Citations
44,695

Mbarara University of Science and Technology majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
2,250 / 38,453
Biology
1,876 / 34,395
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,623 / 29,027
Pathology
1,449 / 25,976
Sociology
1,151 / 20,223
Environmental Science
1,073 / 21,764
Psychology
1,017 / 17,244
Public Health
979 / 17,968
Mathematics
948 / 15,350
Genetics
906 / 15,932
Statistics
897 / 15,029
Family medicine
894 / 16,188
Computer Science
866 / 13,935
Political Science
866 / 14,094
Nursing
851 / 15,242
Law
844 / 13,792
Immunology
813 / 18,249
Demography
787 / 15,037
Psychiatry
757 / 14,594
Chemistry
723 / 9,844
Surgery
626 / 11,559
Geography and Cartography
601 / 13,556
Economics
601 / 10,569
Virology
562 / 12,750
Geology
557 / 10,939
Biochemistry
552 / 6,922
Development Studies
544 / 9,830
Engineering
544 / 10,680
Ecology
516 / 13,298
Paleontology
447 / 7,640
Physics
432 / 7,948
Pediatrics
415 / 7,750
Business
413 / 6,095
History
392 / 8,877
Machine Learning
365 / 5,131
Healthcare Management (MHA)
347 / 5,343
Archaeology
341 / 7,847
Anthropology
326 / 5,333
Philosophy
326 / 5,103
Botany
287 / 4,649

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 0 0
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 1
1996 0 0
1997 4 0
1998 5 1
1999 11 2
2000 5 4
2001 11 13
2002 10 28
2003 7 32
2004 15 40
2005 11 60
2006 21 113
2007 17 158
2008 21 219
2009 34 353
2010 41 515
2011 52 710
2012 49 1051
2013 77 1549
2014 108 2011
2015 146 2543
2016 137 2568
2017 164 3199
2018 198 3277
2019 229 4169
2020 350 4979
2021 398 6667
2022 400 7392
Academic rankings

Tuition

International studetns Bachelor: 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 studetns Bachelor: 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

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Mbarara University of Science and Technology.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design No No No
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes No
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes No
Economics Yes Yes No
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes No
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes No
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, 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 Diploma Development Studies
Master's Degree Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Curriculum, Dermatology, Development Studies, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Health Administration, Mathematics, Medical Technology, Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pharmacology, Physics, Physiology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Public Health, Radiology, Surgery
Doctor's Degree Biological and Life Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health

Notable alumni

  1. Yoweri Museveni

    Yoweri Museveni
    Born in
    Uganda Flag Uganda
    Years
    1944-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    writerdictatorinternational forum participantmilitary personnelpolitician
    Biography

    Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Tibuhaburwa is a Ugandan politician and retired senior military officer who has been the 9th and current President of Uganda since 26 January 1986. Museveni spearheaded rebellions with aid of then current military general Tito Okello and general Bale Travor that toppled Ugandan presidents Milton Obote and Idi Amin before he captured power in 1986.

Mbarara University of Science and Technology faculties and divisions

Faculty : Applied Sciences and Technology Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Physics, Science Education
Faculty : Development Studies Business Administration, Development Studies
Faculty : Medicine Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Community Health, Dentistry, Dermatology, Laboratory Techniques, Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physiology, Radiology, Surgery
Institute : Computer Science Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology
Institute : Management Sciences Accountancy, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, Marketing
Institute : Tropical Forest Conservation Forestry

General information

Alternative names MUST
Founded 1989
Accreditation National Council for Higher Education (NCHE)

Location and contacts

Address PO Box 1410
Mbarara
Uganda
City population 195,000

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