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Welcome to the country information for students from Uganda. Find out about our scheduled visits.

Language requirements

All students from outside the United Kingdom need to meet our English language requirements. These depend on whether you are applying for pre-degree, undergraduate or postgraduate level. If you don't achieve the required score, you may be eligible to join our pre-sessional English language course

Academic entry requirements

Level of Entry General qualification requirement

Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE)

  • Equivalent to UK A-levels (same UCAS tariff points)

Bachelor's degree (3 years) - when awarded from a public university or accredited by the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE)

  • UK 2:1 equivalent: B+ or 4.0 or Class II Upper
  • UK 2:2 equivalent: B or 3.0 or Class II Lower

Overseas educational representatives in Uganda

Below is a list of university representatives in Uganda. Please contact your nearest representative if you would like further information:

UNISERV: Kampala
SM Chambers, Plot 14,
Hannington Road,
Opp. Kampala Serena,
Near Barclays bank
Tel: +256 414 259 220 | +256 750 540 154 | +256 782 705 420

Contacts in Uganda

For further information about Kingston University, please contact Nadia Palmer. If you would like information on our courses or assistance with your application, please contact our representative in Uganda.

If you would like further information about studying and living in the UK, please contact the British Council:

Contact us

International enquiries
Tel: +44(0)20 8417 3411