The Diploma in General Nursing (EN-RN Conversion) Programme has been designed to provide nurses with an opportunity to upgrade their qualification for being able to acquire licence and practice as Registered Nurse.


Applications for admission for ​2024 cycle will be accepted from January 26 until April 15.

​Candidates​​ are required to apply online. For assistance in completing the online application, you are advised to go through the Frequently Asked Questions  (FAQs) or Understand the Online Process.​​

Eligibility Criteria​​​​

Enrolled Nurses, Enrolled Comprehensive Nurses, Registered Midwives and Registered Psychiatric Nurses are encouraged to apply.

  • Form IV level of education with a minimum aggregate of Division III in the Ordinary Certificate of Education
  • ​Pass in the following subjects: English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology​

  • ​Certificate of Enrolment from the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (for enrolment level)

  • Certificate of Registration in Midwifery (RM) with the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (for registration level)

  • At least two years of working experience

For further information, you can reach us using contact details provided below.​​
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​Office of the Registrar

Aga Khan​ University
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Plot 9/11, Colonel Muammar Gaddafi Road​​
P. O. Box 8842
Kampala, Uganda​

Email: regoff.ug.sonam@aku.edu

Tel: +256 414 349 494​​