Makerere University Postgraduate Courses Offered

By | June 27, 2019

Makerere University Postgraduate Courses Offered

In this section, we enable a visitor to find out about particular academic programmes. Link to both faculty and department

Makerere offers more than 100 graduate programmes, listed below under their respective academic units. Follow the links to the respective websites to learn more about each programme.

Makerere University Postgraduate Courses

College of Agricultural Sciences & Environmental Sciences (CAES)

MSc. in Agricultural Extension & Education

MSc. in Crop Science

MSc. in Animal Science

MSc. in Agricultural Engineering

MSc. in Soil Science

MSc. in Agricultural Economics

Master of Agribusiness Management

MSc. in Food Science & Technology

MSc in Agricultural & Applied Economics

MSc. in Plant Breeding and Seed Systems

Msc in Applied Human Nutrition

MSc. in Environment & Natural Resources

MSc. in Agroforestry

MSc. in Forestry

M.A. in Geography

Master of Science in Disaster Risk Management

Master of Land Use and Regional Development Planning

College of Business and Management Sciences (CoBAM)

PGD in Demography

PGD in Statistics

M.A. in Economic Policy and Planning

M.A. in Economic Policy Management (Day &Evening)

M.A in Economics

Master of Business Administration

M.A. in Gender Analysis in Economics (Day)

M.A. in Demography

Master of Statistics

MSc. in Population and Reproductive Health

MSc. in Quantitative Economics

Makerere University Postgraduate Courses

College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS)

PGD in Information Technology

PGD in Computer Science

PGD in Data Communication and Software Engineering

PGD in Information Systems

MSc. in Computer Science

Master of Information Technology

MSc. in Data Communications and Software Engineering

Msc. in Information Systems

MSc. in Information Science

Makerere University Postgraduate Courses

College of Education and External Studies (CEES)

PGD in Education

M.Ed. in Science Education

M.Ed. in Social Sciences & Arts Education

M.Ed. in Language & Literature Education

M.Ed. in Curriculum Studies

M.Ed. in Educational Foundation

M.A. in Educational Policy and Planning

Master of Adult and Community Education

Makerere University Postgraduate Courses

College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT)

PGD in Construction Project Management

M. of Engineering – Civil (Evening)

M. of Engineering – Mechanical(Evening)

M. of Engineering – Electrical (Evening)

MSc. in Civil Engineering(Day)

MSc. in Electrical Engineering(Day)

MSc. Mechanical Engineering (Day)

M. of Architecture (Day)

MSc. in Renewable Energy (Day)

M.A. in Fine Art

Makerere University Postgraduate Courses

College of Health Sciences (CHS)

M. Med: Internal Medicine

M.Med Family Medicine

M.Med Microbiology

M.Med Ophthalmology

M.Med Paediatrics and Child Health

M.Med Pathology

M.Med Psychiatry

M.Med Radiology

M.Med Ear, Nose &Throat

M.Med General Surgery

M.Med Obstetrics & Gynaecology

M.Med Anaesthesia

M.Med Orthopaedic Surgery

Msc in Medical Illustration

MSc in Human Anatomy

MSc in Pharmacology

MSc in Physiology

MSc in Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Master of Dentistry (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery)

Master of Public Health (Full Time)

Master of Public Health (Distance)

Master of Health Services Research

Master of Public Health Nutrition

Makerere University Postgraduate Courses

College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHUSS)

PGD in Gender and Local Economic Development

PGD Counselling

M.A. in Human Rights

M.A. in African Languages

M.A. in Philosophy

M.A. in History

M.A. in Music

M.A. in Literature

M.A. in Religious Studies

M.A. in Peace and Conflict Studies

M.A. in Religious and Theological Studies(Ggaba & Kinyamasika)

M.A. in Journalism and Communication

M.A. in Linguistics

M.A. in Gender Studies

M.A. in Public Administration & Management

M.A in Social Sector Planning & Management

M.A. in Sociology

M.A. in International Relations & Diplomatic Studies

M.A. in Rural Development

M.Ed. in Educational Psychology

Master of Organisational Psychology (Evening)

M.A. in Counselling

MSc. in Clinical Psychology

Makerere University Postgraduate Courses

College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS)

MSc. in Mathematics

MSc. in Physics

MSc. in Chemistry

MSc. in Botany

MSc. in Zoology

MSc. in Geology

MSc. in Mathematical Modelling

M.Sc. in Biochemistry

College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biodiversity (CoVAB)

PGD in Livestock Development Planning & Management

M. of Vet. Medicine (Food Animal Health & Production)

MSc. in Molecular Biology

MSc. in Vet Pathology

M. of Veterinary Preventive Medicine

M. of Wildlife Health and Management

MSc in Livestock Development Planning and Management

Master of Biomedical Laboratory Sciences and Management

Master of Wildlife Tourism & Recreation Management

Master of Science Natural Products Technology and Value Chain Management

Master of Science in Animal Product Processing, Entrepreneurship and Safety

School of Law (LAW)

Master of Laws


Makerere University Business School

M.A. in Economic Policy and Management

Master of Business Administration (Modular)

Master of Business Administration (Evening)

Master of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Master of Human Resource Management

Master of International Business

Master of Science in Accounting and Finance

Master of Science in Banking and Investment Management

Master of Science in Marketing

Master of Science in Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Master of Science in Entreprenuership

Master of Arts in Financial Services


Ph.D in Information Systems

Ph.D in Computer Science

Ph.D in Software Engineering

Ph.D in Information Technology

Ph.D in Information Science

Ph.D in Plant Breeding and Biotechnology