This is a two and a​ half-year ​​progr​​amme designed to provide Regis​t​ered Midwives and Registered Comprehensive Nurses with an opportunity to upgrade their diploma qualification to​​ degree level.

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Admissions are open for 2023 ​admission cycle. The last date for submission of applications is March​ 31​.

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

Only in situations where the online application is not accessible, candidates are advised to call, email or visit the campus for any support that they need to complete the online application. 

Eligibility Criteria​

Route A: EM/ECN to RM/RCN to Post-RM BScM

  • Form IV education; “O” level, with a “Credit” in English and Biology or Biological Sciences, a “Pass” in Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics and a Division III minimum aggregate

  • Certificate of Registration issued by the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council

  • At least two years of working experience as a RM or RCN

Route B: RM/RCN to Post-RM BScM

  • “A” Level with a “Prin​ci​pal Pass” in Biology or Biologic​al Sciences

  • You must have a Certificate of Registration issued by the Uganda Nurses and Midwives ​​Council

  • At least two years of working experience as Registered Midwives and Registered Comprehensive Nurses are encouraged to apply

For further information you can ​reach us at:​​​​​​ ​​​​

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
Tel: +256 414 349 494​
Email: regoff.ug.sonam@aku.edu​​​​​​​​​​​​

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