Tuition and fees are established by the University Council and are subject to change without notice. Tuition and fees are charged per semester. A student’s admission letter will show all tuition and fee charges, payments and deferments associated with each semester. All University tuition and fees must be paid by the published deadline dates. Tuition and fees not paid or deferred by the payment deadline for each semester will result in late fees and may result in the cancellation of all classes.

Application Fees

  1. Undergraduate, Postgraduate Diploma and Master Degree Programmes

    Non-refundable application fee of fee of UGX 50,000/= for East Africa Community applicants and USD 30 for International applicants should be paid to Ugandan technology and Management University (UTAMU) in the UTAMU bank accounts shown below

  2. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Programme

    Non-refundable application fee of fee of UGX 100,000/= for East Africa Community applicants and USD 100 for International applicants should be paid to Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) in the MUST bank accounts shown below.

Fees Structure for East African Community Students

The fees structure for East African Community Students is as follows:

Category of Programme Tuition Fees Per Semester (USh) Functional Fees Per Semester (USh)
Certificate 400,000 150,000
Undergraduate Diploma 700,000 250,000
Bachelor’s Degree 1,200,000 250,000
Postgraduate Diploma 800 300,000
Master's Degree 800 300,000
PhD (Science) 4,000,000 1,333,000
PhD (Computing) 3,500,000 1,333,000
PhD (Public Administration) 3,500,000 1,333,000
PhD (Economics) 3,500,000 1,333,000
PhD (Management) 3,500,000 1,333,000
PhD (Business Administration) 3,500,000 1,333,000

Fees Structure for International Students

The fees structure for International Students is as follows:

Category of Programme Tuition Fees Per Semester (USD) Functional Fees Per Semester (USD)
Certificate 200 50
Undergraduate Diploma 400 100
Bachelor’s Degree 600 100
Postgraduate Diploma 800 150
Master's Degree 800 150
PhD (Science) 3,500 1510
PhD (Computing) 3,000 1510
PhD (Public Administration) 3,000 1510
PhD (Economics) 3,000 1510
PhD (Management) 3,000 1510
PhD (Business Administration) 3,000 1510

All students are expected to pay the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) fee of Uganda Shillings 20,000/= and Guild fee of Uganda Shillings 20,000/= once per year in addition to tuition.

Payment Procedures for Undergraduate, Postgraduate Diploma and Master Degree Programmes

  1. The university fees payment policy allows students to make fees payments in five installments as shown below: 

    Payment of all functional fees should be done on the 1st day of every semester

    1. 30% fees by 5th week of the semester
    2. 60% fees by the 8th week of the semester
    3. 80% fees by the 10 week of the semester
    4. 100% fees by the 12th week of the semester
  2. We don’t accept cash payment at the University. No university staff is allowed to receive fees from students. You can pay your all your fees through the following modes:

Direct deposit (over the counter) or Electronic Transfer to any of our Banks.

Applicants will be required to pay a none-refundable application fee of Uganda Shillings 50,000/- to any of the following university accounts;

Account Name Account No Bank Branch Swift Code Currency
Uganda Technology and Management University 3100058216 Centenary Bank Mapeera House CERBUGKA UGX
1032200688793 Equity Bank Market Street, Kampala EQBLUGKA UGX
8702041318100   Standard Chartered Bank Speke Road branch     USD

Mobile Money (MTN + Airtel) Payments

School Pay code for new admissions (application fee) as follows;
 
Name: UTAMU Admissions
Code: 1002749778
 
Pay using either AIRTEL OR MTN Mobile money as follows dial *185*4*3*2*1 then pay code on MTN. Dial *185*6*2*1 then code on AIRTEL.
 
Please send a confirmation message to Finance (massumpta@utamu.ac.ug) and copy AR (ar@utamu.ac.ug).
 

Completed application form should be delivered with proof of application fees payment to the below address or by email to admissions@utamu.ac.ug.

UTAMU Student Resource Centre,
Plot 6, Erisa Road, Bugolobi, Kampala (view map
P.O. Box 73307
Tel: +256-778-055-710, +256-750-599-736
Email: info@utamu.ac.ug,

Payment Procedures for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programme

UTAMU as the Institution responsible for the teaching and supervision of the students retains 100% tuition fees paid by students. Therefore, tuition fees are paid to UTAMU in the following accounts;

Account Name Account No Bank Branch Swift Code Currency
Uganda Technology and Management University 3100058216 Centenary Bank Mapeera House CERBUGKA UGX
1032200688793 Equity Bank Market Street, Kampala EQBLUGKA UGX
8702041318100 Standard Chartered Bank Speke Road branch   USD

Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) as host of the PhD programmes retains 100% of the functional fees. Therefore, students are required to pay functional and Application fees to MUST in the following accounts;

Account Name Account No Bank Branch Swift Code Currency
Mbarara University of Science and Technology 6000592666 Barclays Bank Mbarara   UGX
Mbarara University Academic Registrar 8705608038800 Standard Chartered Bank Mbarara SCBLUGKA USD

Late Fees

Late Registration Fees are charged to students who enroll following the close of the regular registration period for the semester, who re-register, or who enroll for the first time during Late Registration period. The Late Registration Fee is $50.00 per semester minimum.