Masaka Campus

umu masaka campus

Upon the request of Masaka Diocese, a Center was opened in Masaka Town. It started as a Coordinating Center for UMU Distance Learning (DL) programmes in the year 2005. Later in 2007, the Center was raised to the status of a Teaching Centre (Branch) for evening and weekend programmes in the premises of Masaka Social Centre – Bwala. The immediate catchment area consists of the eight districts which comprise Masaka Diocese: Masaka, Rakai, Kalangala, Ssembabule, Lyantonde, Lwengo, Bukomansimbi and Kalungu.

However, the Branch admits students from even beyond Masaka Diocese. Presently, there are students from Masindi, Mbarara, Kampala, Mbale districts, etc. Hostel accommodation is available at affordable costs and supervised by the Branch Administration.

The following courses are offered at the Centre:

  • Master of Arts in Development Studies;
  • Master of Business Administration;
  • Master of Education;
  • Bachelor of Business Administration and Management;
  • Bachelor of Social Development and Counselling; and
  • Diploma in Computer Science and Information Technology

Campus Contacts


Telephone: +256-0772571293 | 0704916334

+256-0782088244 | 0700176413


Application Forms

How to Apply

Application forms can be obtained from the Registrar’s office at the Main Campus in Nkozi or the Kampala office at Rubaga.

You can also find them at the offices of the Diocesan Education Secretary near you.

You can also download one from here:

Under Graduate Application Form

Post Graduate Application Form

A nonrefundable fee of UGX 30,000 for under graduate and  UGX 40,000 for Graduates (excluding bank charges) Should be paid on issue of the form.