Fees and Tuition Payment

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 Programmes.
    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
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
Bachelor’s Degree
Bachelor of Information Science 1,200,000 250,000
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science 1,200,000 250,000
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering 1,200,000 250,000
Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering 1,200,000 250,000
Bachelor of Information Systems and Technology 1,200,000 250,000
Bachelor of Science in Computer Security & Forensics 1,200,000 250,000
Bachelor of Science in Mobile Computing and Communications 1,200,000 250,000
Bachelor of Business Computing 1,200,000 250,000
Bachelor of Arts in Economics 1,100,000 250,000
Bachelor of Science in Economics 1,150,000 250,000
Bachelor of Science in Statistics 1,150,000 250,000
Bachelor of Business Administration 1,100,000 250,000
Bachelor of Oil and Gas Management 1,100,000 250,000
Bachelor of Human Resource Management 1,100,000 250,000
Bachelor of Arts in Development Economics 1,100,000 250,000
Bachelor of Science in Quantitative Economics 1,150,000 250,000
Bachelor of Project Planning and Management 1,100,000 250,000
Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance 1,150,000 250,000
Bachelor of Public Administration and Management 1,100,000 250,000
Bachelor of Mass Communication and Journalism 1,100,000 250,000
Bachelor of Procurement and Supply Chain Management 1,100,000 250,000
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