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UCU Uganda Fee Structure: 2024/2025


Authority of the Uganda Christian University, UCU  has released the amount payable as school fees for Undergraduate programmes for the 2024/2025 academic session.

Uganda Christian University, UCU Fee Structure: 2019/2020

This is to inform all the prospective candidates offered provisional admission or probably seeking admission into the Uganda Christian University, UCU for 2024/2025 academic session that the management of the institution has released the amount they are required to pay as acceptance fee.

We specifically publish this information here today, for all people who need to know the current undergraduate, diploma, and certificate school fees of the Uganda Christian University, UCU.

Please note that if you have applied for admission to the Uganda Christian University, UCU or if you are already a student, it is advised that you know the current undergraduate, diploma, and certificate tuition fees for all students and this knowledge will help you, avoiding making mistakes that will cost you your admission.


The following is the UCU Undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and their respective tuition fees in Ugandan Shilling (UGX):

Programmes Fees
Bachelor of Laws (LLB) 2,560,000
Bachelor of Education (BED Recess) 859,150 per module
Bachelor of Arts with Education 700,000
Bachelor of Science with Education 700,000
Bachelor of Social Work & Social Administration 700,000
Bachelor of Development Studies 700,000
Bachelor of Public Administration & Management 700,000
Bachelor of Project Planning and Entre 700,000
Bachelor of Procurement and logistic Mgt 700,000
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) 700,000
Bachelor of Human Resource Mgt 700,000
Bachelor of Business Computing (BBC) 700,000
Bachelor of Economics and Mgt 700,000
Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality 700,000
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology 750,000
Diploma of Education (DEP Recess) all fees per module 703,950
Diploma in Entrep &Inform. Technology 400,000
Diploma in Business Administration (DBA) 400,000
Diploma in Social Work and Social Administration 400,000
Diploma in Public Administration & Management 400,000
Diploma in Management and Project Planning 400,000
Diploma in Theology (DIP THEO) 246,000
Diploma In Child Development 236,000
Certificate in Theology (CERT THEO) 196,000
Certificate in Child Ministry & Child Development 196,000
Certificate in Computer Studies/ ICDL 250,000


1. Key Facts about the UCU Fees Structure
  1. There is NO adjustment in the Tuition Fees.
  2. Students studying Online will NOT pay Boarding Fees.
  3. Adjustments have been made for Students Studying Online, these are: I ) NO Med ical Fees will be paid .
  4. A reduction in the Development Fees.
  5.  A reduction in the Student Activity Fees.
2. Why am I paying Library Fee yet I am studying Online?

Our Library resources are two-fold . The traditional mode is the collection of hard copies of  books and reference materials .The second mode is the collection of e-resources. Each of these has a cost. For Students studying online, in as much as there is no physical study at the Library, Students will access Online services and the Library e·resources. Th e University has to subscribe to the majority of these Online materials and e·resources in order to avail them to our Students.

3. Why have you chosen to increase Fees amidst the Global Pandemic?

There has been NO increase in Fees. A Student will continue to pay the Tuition Fees that they have been paying. The University Council did resolve that Tuition Fees are set during the year of entry to the University and sh all remain the same during the period of  study for each Student.

4. What is Development Fee and why should we pay for it every Semester?

The entire infrastructure that we have on our Campuses is paid out of the Development Fee. Th is ranges from the Lecture rooms to Roads to Furniture. In some cases the construction is done in advance and UCU periodically pays off the Loan .The maintenance and repairs of our infrastructure is also paid out of  the Development Fee.

5. Do Online Students need to pay Medical Fees?

Online Students will not pay Medical Fees as they will be off-campus.

6. Why is the University charging us full Tuition yet we are going to study half Semester?

The next Semester is a full Semester where the Curriculum set for the Semester will be accomplished. This will require extra input from our Academic team to achieve that within the set timelines. UCU remains committed to offer quality education to each of our Students.

7. Does the announced Fees Structure apply to International Students?

Yes, the announced Fees Structure applies to all the Uganda Christian University Students, including our International

8. Now that Tuition is constant, why don’t we just report back to Campus?

The Government has only permitted Universities to open for Finalists as long as the SOPs are adhered to. UCU has to adhere to health and safety measures issued by the Government. UCU therefore, cannot have all her Students back on Campus that is why only a few Finalist programmes are reporting back to the Campus (as earlier notified) and the rest will study Online.

9. Why do I have to pay Students Activity Fees yet I will be studying Online?

The Student Activity Fee supports the Guild Operations and Activities Whereas the Students studying Online do not access all the Guild services, there are services that the Guild Government will have to carry out to better serve the Student Body. Hence, the reduction in the Student Activity fee for the Students who will be studying Online.

10. Why should I pay for Accommodation yet I am studying Online?

Students who are going to study Online will NOT pay for Accommodation.

11. Why has the University increased Boarding Fees?

The adjustment in the Boarding fees applies to the entering Students. The finalists who are reporting to Campus on 15111 October 2020 will pay the old Board ing Fees. The rest of the Students who are studying Online will not pay for any Boardi ng fees.


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  4. do UCU offers distance program? is yes, kindly send me the courses offered and the fees structure @williamcomboni17@gmail.com

  5. I would be glad to know the administrative fees of BBC… THX…I have tried to look on the website for the functional fees but in vain…kindly help me out

  6. Hi, i would like to know the fees structure for Post graduate Diploma for Development Monitoring and Evaluation. Is

  7. Greetings in CHRIST…..
    I would like to know the tuition fees for bachelors of law,requirements for pre entry exams and how to apply for the course online

  8. Hello admin

    What is the current fees structure for undergraduate degree in medicine and surgery at your university?? And are there any study scholarship opportunities available??

    Please reply to jimkossa@gmail.com.

    Kind regards

  9. Dear Sir/Madam,

    kindly may i have the tuition fees for Bachelor of Agriculture and duration, inservices Program

  10. I like the University but I would love to know the fee structure for hospital management and if there is a holiday program for it

  11. Greetings in the name of the Almighty God
    I would like to know the fee structure for masters in public health
    And the modules are conducted
    Is it in the evening times or Day
    Answer tonyoslen95@gmail.com
    God bless you

  12. Hello I will like to kno the tuition fees for bachelors of agricultural science and entrepreneurship thanks I was already offered the vacancy

  13. Are students with diplomas given two years for degrees?eg mine is UDBS accounting aption from UCC kabale i would like to take BBA

  14. i would like to know the fees structure and development fee for a bachelor in library and information science
    i would like also to know weather you have weekend program

  15. Hello I would like to know the school fees structure for Bachelor of nursing science and when will application of Advent intake begin


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