Victoria University Uganda

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About Us

Welcome to Victoria University where excellence is cherished, pursued and celebrated!  And yes it’s true; we are the first and only University located principally at the heart of Kampala city.

As an institution that prioritises student welfare, we champion the fundamental exposition that education promotes active participants in the transformation of societies. That explains why the University, attuned to a universal outlook while suiting our local scenarios, is dedicated to providing an intellectually stimulating environment for our students.

The academics at Victoria University have rich collaborative relations with global scholars with whom they share a commitment to advance knowledge and address challenges in areas as diverse as Public Health, Business Management and Science and Technology.

Facilitated by our outstanding staff, our state-of-the-art learning environment and our easily accessible campus, Victoria University has prepared itself to celebrate a series of bearings on the world of philosophies and humanity, on policy, culture and technology, and on government, business and the economy.

Driven by a thirst for knowledge and motivation to make a difference, Victoria University shall embrace research geared at addressing the major contests facing modern society;  shall engage our stakeholders in society discourses and take the lead; shall shape tomorrow’s world through our students whom we nurture as critical thinkers.

I warmly welcome our students: new and continuing, and commend the staff of Victoria University for your steadfast work during our formative stages. I also wish to thank our patron for superb work on the new home of Victoria University; together we will push Uganda’s boundaries of knowledge to exemplary status.

To provide access to higher education transcending national boundaries and developing education opportunities which conform to highest international standards.

To be recorgnised as a research-driven university contributing to the progression of society with an employment-oriented and knowledge-advancing learning experience facilitated by dedicated and professional educators in up-to-date facilities.



Programs Offered

Victoria University currently consists of four faculties:


  1. Faculty of Business
  2. Faculty of Engineering
  3. Faculty of Nursing & Public Health


Undergraduate Programmes


As of January 2014, The university offers the following undergraduate courses:[9]


  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (BCS)
  • Bachelor of Nursing Science (BSN)
  • Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSc/PH)
  • Bachelor of Midwifery (BMid) – A three-year academic degree course is planned with first intake of students expected in 2014.

Admission and Applications

Thank you for your interest in Victoria University. The office of admissions is here to help students with advice and assistance on applying for courses at Victoria University. Drop by our section when you visit the University or contact us on telephone number: (+256) 0417 727 000 or email us at and get information about tuition fees, scholarships, deadlines and admission events.