Kigali Independent University

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About Us

Kigali Independent University is Private university which has vision is to stand out as a remarkable university for excellence at the heart of Africa with highly motivated students and higher qualified personnel endowed with elevated ethical values. ULK also takes pride in its very modern infrastructures and equipments and endeavours to perfectly fulfill its mission before God.Also has mission which isThe fundamental mission of ULK is to provide people with training which enables them to become actors and organizers of a complete development of our nation. In this respect, research work is basically focused on topics of local, national and regional interests.

Programs Offered

Faculty of Economics and Business Studies

Department of Accounting
Department of Finance
Department of Economics
Department of Rural Development

Faculty of Social Sciences

Department of International Relations
Department of Development Studies
Department of Demography-Population Studies

Faculty ofLaw

Department of Law

Faculty of Science and Technology

Department of Computer Science

Admission and Applications

1. ULK admits only applicants holding a secondary school certificate or diploma for the nationals and foreigners holding diplomas accepted by the Government of Rwanda for University or Higher Learning Institutions.

2. Students requesting entry with credit transferred from another Higher Education Institution must do so before starting the academic year for which entry is sought.

Applicants may choose from one of the departments or campuses below.

They may also choose different sections: Day, Evening and


Download Registration Requirements and Information:

  1. Kigali
  2. Gisenyi

For details of every Programme, visit Undergraduate Programmes or contact the Director of Academic Affairs:

  1. Kigali
    • email:
    • phone:0788304084
  2. Gisenyi
    • email:
    • phone:0788304171