St. John School of Nursing Uganda

By | February 18, 2020

St. John School of Nursing Uganda

St. John School of Nursing Uganda is one of the Nursing schools in Uganda

The St John School of Nursing and Midwifery was founded in 2009 by the Chairman of the Board of Directors Mr. John Mugisha and his wife Joy Mugisha. He saw first-hand the shortage of trained staff in health facilities and so when he retired he decided to do something about it.

With limited resources, he started the St John School of Nursing and Midwifery. Shortly a diploma in General nursing will be added to the program. The St John school is a non-profit organization and the student fees cover the costs of running the school. St John has also set up a sponsorship to support students who are disadvantaged to pay their fees.


To train and produce high-quality modern nurses who will improve healthcare service delivery within the community both private and established local government healthcare institutions.


To be recognized as a place of excellent learning that provides students with high quality, modern training in nursing and midwifery and students with the opportunity to grow and exceed in their profession of providing healthcare.

Courses offered

Certificate in Nursing

Contact Address



Hospital Affiliation

Itojo Hospital

Admission Requirement

St. John School of Nursing Uganda Admissions

Certificate in Comprehensive Nursing [CCN]

Entry Requirements

  • Completion or possession of an O-Level Certificate with passes in English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
  • Must be 18 years and/or above.
  • Must have been in school within the previous 3 years before applying.

Candidates MUST satisfy the requirements of the Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) and the Ministry of Health (MoH) interview panel

St. John School of Nursing Uganda Contact Details

St John school of Nursing
P.O Box 66 Ntungamo, Uganda.

Physical Address:

Plot 07. Kitunga Road, Rwashamire Town Board, NYABIHOKO, KAJARA, Ntungamo District