In this article, we are going to list all the chartered universities in Uganda from the year 2022 to 2023. Before we go further, we hope that you are now familiar with the list of chartered private universities in Uganda. Again, we shall help you understand what it means for an institution to be called a chartered University. The question that probably most individuals keep asking themselves is, “What does a chartered university mean”.
What is a Chartered University in Uganda?
First of all, Section 103(a) of the Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act was amended in the year 2001. Hence, the amendment allows universities to be granted full operations as government universities. For this reason, a Chartered University is any university approved by the Ministry of Education that’s comparable to a Government Public University. On the other hand, most individuals asked us some of these questions.
Is Cavendish University Uganda Chartered?
YES. Cavendish University Uganda is licensed, accredited, and chartered by the National Council for Higher Education of Uganda. In other words, both Cavendish university Uganda and UTAMU University are chartered universities in Uganda.
Certainly, the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) granted Mountains of the Moon University (MMU) a Charter University in Uganda. It was granted by Prof John Opuda-Asibo, the Executive Director of NCHE, on Friday 1st June 2018. This is because they fulfilled all the requirements. Again, they forwarded their application to the Ministry of Education. As a result, the Minister of Education presented it to President Yoweri Museveni who granted the charter.
“The students will be able to access scholarships, financing loans, post-graduate programs, and many other opportunities,” said the Vice-Chancellor.
Rather, numerous chartered universities in Uganda ranked in the list of the top 10 best universities in Uganda. For example:- Uganda Martyrs University (#4), Uganda Christian University (#7), Islamic University (#8) and Ndejje University (#9).
In summary, below is a list of the Chartered Universities in Uganda 2022-2023;
List of Chartered Universities in Uganda 2022
Kampala International University.
Uganda Martyrs University, Nkozi.
Uganda Technology and Management University.
Busoga University, located in Iganga.
Busitema University, located in Busitema.
St. Augustine University, Kampala.
St. Lawrence University.
Islamic University, Mbale.
Nkumba University, Entebbe.
Cavendish University Uganda.
Uganda Christian University, Mukono.
Ndejje University, Luwero.
African Bible University, Kampala. And finally,
Mountains of the Moon University (MMU).