GRADUATE SCHOOL

Location

The Graduate School is located on Plot 160, Block 8, Muteesa I Road, Rubaga Hill (towards Rubaga Hospital, off the Mengo-Wakaliga-Nateete Road). It is a component of the University’s Kampala Campus. Its mandate is to coordinate and administer all matters related to the Graduate Programmes offered by the University.

Why you should study at Ndejje University

We offer a wide range of accredited academic courses under: Day, Evening and Weekend, and In-Service Programs. Our Graduate Courses/Programmes are not only excellent and innovative, but also cost effective.
The University has a well-laid-out policy for research and publication. It has initiated and signed a number M.O.U.s with various national, regional and International Organizations and professional Institutions for research and collaboration. Hence, effective research-based training is guaranteed. Besides the world of academia, we have excelled in sports at National, regional and international levels, affirming our philosophy that a healthy mind dwells in healthy body.
Ndejje University is thus a powerhouse of University sports in East Africa.




Programmes offered:

In pursuit of the University’s Vision and Mission, the School coordinates the following Programmes that have been designed to suit the scholar’s needs:
PHD (BY RESEARCH ONLY):
Entry Requirements for PhD Programme
Applicants should have:
1. A Master’s Degree in Business Management, or its equivalent.
2. A Research outline (synopsis) of 3 to 5 pages in the relevant field.
3. Certified copies of all academic and professional credentials.
4. 2 (two) letters of reference from academic referees.
5. A certificate of ENGLISH PROFICIENCY(both spoken and written) for Applicants from non-English speaking countries/without an English background.

Duration:
The minimum duration of the PhD programme is 3 academic years, while the maximum is 5 years.

Application for PhD is by:
1. Either downloading (see website) or collecting Application Forms from the Accounts Offices at both Campuses (after paying the application fee of UGX 150,000/=
2. Filling and returning the Application Forms to either the Graduate School or the Academic Registrar’s Offices at any of the campuses (Kampala or Main).

Fees and Modes of Payment:
The fees cover Tuition and Functional charges. In the effort to ease and improve efficiency in Fees management, a modern electronic Fees management system known as ZEEVARSITY was introduced.



Entry Requirements for Other Academic Programmes:

Master’s Programmes
Applicants for Masters’ Programmes should possess an Honours Degree in a relevant field/discipline from a recognized University/Institution of Higher Learning, plus at least 2 years working/post-graduation experience.
In the case of Master of Education, a BA or B.Sc Education, or BA/B.Sc (Hons) with concurrent Diploma in Education (at least Second Class).

Duration: The minimum duration of the Master’ Programmes is 2 academic years, while the Postgraduate Diploma is 1 AcademicYear, while the maximum is 4 and 2 years, respectively.

Application Fees
The Application Fee for Master’s and Postgraduate Diplomas is UGX 70,000.00.




GRADUATE COURSES PER FACULTY AND DURATION

COURSE/PROGRAMME DURATION TIME
A. FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (PGDBA) 1 year Evening/Weekend
2. Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing (PGDM) 1 year Evening/Weekend
3. Postgraduate Diploma in procurement and Logistics Management (PGDPLM) 1 year Evening/Weekend
4. Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management (PGDPM) 1 year Evening/Weekend
5. Master of Business Administration (MBA) 2 years Evening/Weekend
6. Master of Science in Human Resource Management (MSc.HRM) 2 years Evening/Weekend
7. Master of Science in Procurement and supply Chain Management (MSc. PSCM) 2 years Evening/Weekend
8. Master of Science in Accounting and Finance (MAF) 2 years Evening/Weekend
9. Master of Science in Marketing MSC. MKT) 2 years Evening/Weekend
10. Master of Science in Project Management (MSC. PM) 2 years Evening/Weekend
11. Doctor of Philosophy – Business Management (Research) NEW Evening/Weekend
B. FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Development Studies (PGDDS) 1 year Evening/Weekend
2. Master of Arts in Development Studies (MDS) 2 years Evening/Weekend
3. Master of Arts in Community Participation and Strategic Management (MCPSM) 2 years Evening/Weekend
4. Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology (MCP) 2 years Evening/Weekend
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Development Studies (PGDDS) 1 year Evening/Weekend
5. Master of Arts in Peace and Human Rights (MPHR) 2 years Evening/Weekend
6. Master of Arts in Public Administration (MPA) 2 years Evening/Weekend
C. FACULTY OF ARTS
1. Master of Arts in Economics (MA.ECON) 2 years Evening/Weekend
D. FACULTY OF BASIC SCIENCES AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science (PGDCS) 1 year Evening/Weekend
2. Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Science (PGDSS) 1 year Evening/Weekend
3. Postgraduate Diploma in Physical Education and Sports Management (PGDPESM) 1 year Evening/Weekend
4. Master of Information Systems (MIS) 2 years Evening/Weekend
5. Master of Information Technology (MIT) 2 years Evening/Weekend
6. Master of Science in Sports Science (MSc. SS) 2 years Evening/Weekend
7. Master of Science in Sports Management (MSc. SM) 2 years Evening/Weekend
8. Master of Science in Computer Science (MSc. CS) 2 years Evening/Weekend
E. FACULTY OF ENVIRONMENT AND AGRICULTURAL STUDIES
1. Master of Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development (MSARD) 2 years Evening/Weekend
F. FACULTY OF EDUCATION
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) 1 year Evening/Weekend
2. Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Institution Management (PGDEIM) 1 year Evening/Weekend
3. Postgraduate Diploma in Pedagogy (PGDP) 1 year Evening/Weekend
4. Postgraduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education (PGDECE) 1 year Evening/Weekend
3. Postgraduate Diploma in Pedagogy (PGDP) 1 year Evening/Weekend
5. Master of Educational Planning and Management (MEPM) 2 years Evening/Weekend
6. Master of Guidance and Counseling with Education (MGC.Educ) 2 years Evening/Weekend
7. Master of Educational Planning and Curriculum Studies (MEPCS) 2 years Evening/Weekend
8. Master of Educational Psychology (MED.Psy) 2 years Evening/Weekend




Registration Requirements.
• Students must register within 1 month of the commencement of the Semester/Session. Failure to register within the prescribed frame will lead to payment of a late Registration Penalty.
• A student is expected to pay all the Semester/Session Fees prior to the commencement of the Semester/Session.
Nevertheless, in a situation where one is unable to pay the entire Fees amount at a go, a minimum of 60% of all the University dues should be paid.
• For registration, all new students must present original Admission Letters, original Academic Transcripts and Certificates(and any other relevant documents) for verification on reporting.
• All new students must register with the ZEEVARSITY system to enable them get an Identification Number and get their data captured into the University system. This will enable them to open up an electronic card that will permit them to access all University services.