By | January 9, 2024

Bishop Stuart University (BSU) May and August Intakes

The Academic Registrar, Bishop Stuart University invites applications from eligible applicants for admissions to Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes and Short Courses for May and August Intakes, Academic Year 2024/2025.

About BSU

Founded in 2002 by Ankole Diocese of the Province of the Anglican Church of Uganda, Bishop Stuart University (BSU) is a private, not-for-profit, chartered educational institution located in Western Uganda 3½ km from Mbarara City Headquarters. It is one of the best and fastest growing universities in Uganda. We offer PhDs, Masters, Postgraduate Diplomas, Bachelor’s Degrees and Diploma programmes. In addition, the University runs short courses which are all designed to impart skills and develop professionals in entrepreneurship, leadership, critical thinking, innovations, academic excellence, integrity, Christian values and outstanding academic training that transform communities.


Ph.D. in Agriculture and Community Innovations

Ph.D. in Religion and Modernity

Ph.D. in Language, Culture and Society

Ph.D. in Development Studies

Ph.D. in Development Management


Master of Arts in Literature and Communication

Master of Laws

Master of Education in Administration and Planning

Master of Science in Counseling Psychology

Master of Public Health

Master of Science in Climatic Change and Food Security

Master of Business Information Technology

Master of Agriculture and Rural Innovations

Master of Agribusiness & Value Chain Management

Master of Science in Agronomy (Dry Land Farming)

Master of Social Work

Master of Social Economics and Community Management

Master of Business Administration

Master of Arts in Development Studies

Master of Arts in Public Administration and Management

See Also: Bishop Stuart University (BSU) Online Application Forms


Postgraduate Diploma in Counseling

Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Education

Postgraduate Diploma in Agriculture and Rural Innovations

Postgraduate Diploma in Education

Postgraduate Diploma in Education Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Development Studies

Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration and Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Office Management and Secretarial Studies

Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resource Management


Faculty of Agriculture, Environmental Sciences and Technology

Bachelor of Science in Animal Health and Production

Bachelor of Computer Science

Bachelor of Agribusiness Management and Community Development

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Bachelor of Agriculture and Community Development

Bachelor of Library and Information Science

Faculty of Nursing and Health Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Public Health

Bachelor of Nursing Science Completion

Bachelor of Nursing Science

Diploma in Midwifery

Faculty of Law

Bachelor of Laws

Faculty of Education, Arts and Media Studies

Bachelor of Arts in Theology

Bachelor of Commercial Industrial Fine Art & Design

Bachelor of Arts with Education

Bachelor of Arts with Education (Fine Art Double Main)

Bachelor of Education – (Primary)

Bachelor of Education – (Secondary)

Bachelor of Science and Technology Education

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication

Bachelor of Science with Education

Bachelor of Sports Science

Diploma in Early Childhood Education

Faculty of Business, Economics and Governance

Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences

Bachelor of Business Administration

Bachelor of Community and Local Government

Bachelor of Office Management and Secretarial Studies

Bachelor of Planning and Community Development

Bachelor of Science in Economics and Statistics

Bachelor of Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Bachelor of Project Planning and Management

Bachelor of Records Management and Information Science

Bachelor of Science in Accounting & Finance

Bachelor of Cooperative and Microfinance

Bachelor of Social Work and Social Administration

Bachelor of Public Administration and Management

Bachelor of Human Resource Management

Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management

Bachelor of Arts in Ethics and Human Rights

Note: All the above Bachelor Programmes have Diplomas except Diploma in Ethics and Human Rights


National Diploma in Civil Engineering

National Diploma in Electric Engineering

National Diploma in Water Engineering

National Diploma in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

Diploma in Hotel & Institutional Catering

National Diploma in Crop Production and Management


Administrative Officers’ Law course

Applications are open for the Administrative Officers’ Law course which will run from 10th June to 20th July 2024.

Higher Education Certificate (HEC)

BSU also admits students who have not attained University admission at A’level to pursue a one year bridging course, Higher Education Certificate (HEC).


BSU in partnership with Trinity Western University runs academic programmes online through a Facilitated Academic Resource Centre (FAR-Centre) at BSU aimed at addressing key gaps required to drive Uganda’s development agenda.

Applications are now open for a Master of Arts in Leadership and a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership Academic Year 2024/2025.


Email: Call: +256 707 200703, +256 707200717, +256 707200707