Post RN BScN Programme

Post-RN BScN Programme, Uganda 

This is a two and a half-year programme designed to provide senior registered nurses with an opportunity to upgrade their diploma qualification to degree level.

The deadline for submitting the application for admission for 2015 admission cycle is March 27, 2015.

Eligibility Requirements

Route A: EN-RN to Post-RN BScN: 

  • Form IV level of education with a minimum aggregate of Division III in the Ordinary Certificate​ of Education or Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education with a 'Credit' grade in the following mandatory subjects: English and Biology/Biological Sciences and a 'Pass' grade in Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics.
Route B: RN to Post-RN BScN
  • Form VI qualification with a Principal Pass in Biology/Biological Sciences in 'A' Level.
  • Certificate of Registration in General Nursing (RN) with the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council.

Application form

Application form can be obtained from the Registrar's Office at the campus or it may be requested by writing to the Registrar's Office at Before submitting an application, you must ensure that you have complied with the instructions stipulated on the form. 

Applicants should provide the following:

  • Completed and signed application for admission
  • Certified copy of Secondary School Certificate
  • Certified copy of nursing certificate
  • Certified copy of transcripts from nursing college
  • Certified copy of Certificate of Registration with the applicable nursing council
  • Letter of release/recommendation from current employer
  • Two passport-sized photographs 

Application fee

A non-refundable application fee is payable. Applications will not be processed without the application fee.

For more information, contact: ​​

Registrar's Office
Aga Khan University
Advanced Nursing Studies Programme
9/11 Muammar Gaddafi Road
P. O. Box 8842, Kampala, Uganda
Tel: +256 414 34 94 94