Call for Applicants 2019/20 Academic year, Postgraduate Medical School Nsambya


Mother Kevin Postgraduate Medical School Nsambya is offering 3-year fulltime postgraduate Programmes leading to the award of a MASTER OF MEDICINE (M.Med.) degree by Uganda Martyrs University (UMU). The disciplines are; Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics and Surgery. The eighth intake will commence studies in August 2019 for the academic year 2019/2020. More information about the Programmes can be obtained from the UMU website (

Entry Requirements:

Applications for the above Programmes should be only by medical doctors qualified from recognized medical schools and have completed their internship. They should, in addition, possess;

  • A Certificate of Good Standing from the Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council or corresponding authority of the country of origin of the applicant,
  • A recommendation from the supervisor of their internship in the applicant’s chosen discipline of study,
  • A recommendation from the supervisor where the applicant has worked for the last six months of employment,

How to Apply:

Application Forms can be obtained from the office of the Dean Postgraduate Medical School Nsambya or from the UMU website (  A non-refundable Application Fee of Shs 100,000/= for nationals or $50.00 for non-nationals must be paid on issue of the form. This covers also eligibility to sit pre-entry examination and interview.

All Applications should be forwarded to the Postgraduate Medical School, Nsambya at the address below not later than Friday 30th April 2019. They should contain the full Postal, E-mail addresses, and telephone number of the applicants. Shortlisted candidates will be required to attend a pre-entry examination and interview at the Post Graduate School in Nsambya on 17th   May 2019.

Tuition fees per Academic Year:

Ugandan Students                                                UGX 5, 000,000

Non Ugandans                                                     $7,000


Remittances should be made to: 

Centenary Bank, Entebbe Road, Kampala, Uganda

Account name: Mother Kevin Postgraduate Medical School

Account number: 3920300003 Routing#/Swift code: CERBUGKA

For further enquiries contact:

Ms. Rebecca Nalwanga, Mother Kevin Postgraduate Medical School Nsambya:

Tel# +256-0414501122 or + 256-772377986

or Prof Paul G D’Arbela, Ag. Dean, Mother Kevin Postgraduate Medical School Nsambya:

Tel# Mobile: +256-77297970

P.O. Box 5498

Kampala, Uganda


You can also visit the Dean’s Office at UMU Mother Kevin Postgraduate Medical School Nsambya