Makerere University Undergraduate Admission Forms

By | March 21, 2023

Makerere University Undergraduate Admission Forms

The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites applications from Ugandan, East African, and international applicants for the undergraduate programmes under the private sponsorship scheme for the Academic Year.

Each applicant should:

Have the Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least five passes, or its equivalent, and at least two principal passes at Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) obtained at the same sitting. For day programmes only candidates who sat A’ Level in 2022 and 2020 are eligible to apply. For evening, afternoon, and external programmes, a candidate is not restricted to the year of sitting A’ Level. Detailed information on the weighting system can be accessed by following this link.

How to submit your application                                            

1. Applicants should access the Institution’s Admissions URL

2. Sign up by clicking on REGISTER NOW. Use your full name, e-mail, and Mobile No.  Please note that your name must be similar to the one on your supporting academic documents for your application to be considered valid.  If you changed your names please go to Senate Building Office 611 with a deed poll and gazette supporting the name change.   

3. A password will be sent to you on your mobile phone and email.                                      

3. The system will prompt you to change the password to the one you can easily remember.

4. To fill out an application form, click on the APPLY NOW button displayed on the appropriate running scheme.                                              

5. Obtain a payment reference number by clicking on the “Pay for Form” Button

6. Make a payment at any of the banks used by the Uganda Revenue Authority                                            

     MOBILE MONEY PAYMENT STEPS:                                                 

  1. Dial *272*6# on either MTN or Airtel                                                             
  2. Select option 3-Admission                                                     
  3. Select option 3-Pay Fees
  4. Enter the reference number obtained from the Application portal 
  5. Details of the Application form will be confirmed                                                              
  6. Enter PIN to confirm payment                                                            

The closing date for receiving applications for undergraduate admissions is Wednesday May 2024.                                                           


  1. Applicants are strongly warned against presenting forged or other people’s academic documents to support their applications for admission. 
  2. The consequences, if discovered, are very grave indeed.
  3. Do not buy any other documents not originating from the Academic Registrar’s Office.  Those who buy them do so at their own risk. 
  4. The Academic Registrar has not appointed any agent to act on his behalf to solicit additional funds other than the application fee stated above.    
  5. Applicants are advised to use the right program names and codes. the university will not be responsible for any wrong information entered into the system by applicants.                                               

Further details including fees structure can be accessed by following the link: Advert for Private Sponsorship Undergraduate Admissions Academic Year

Further information can be obtained by following the links below: