By | April 12, 2024

Mengo School of Nursing and Midwifery Courses Offered

Courses offered at the School:

Registered Nursing and Midwifery (Diploma) 18 months –Extension course.

Enrolled in Comprehensive Nursing (Certificate) for two and half years.

Enrolled in Nursing and Midwifery (Certificate) for two and half years.

The School is affiliated to: the Ministry of Education and Sports (BTVET), Uganda Nurses and Midwives Examination Board, the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council, and the Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau.

Apply for a course

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for enrollment into Medical courses at Mengo Hospital Training School. A fully completed application form with all relevant documents should be delivered to the School Administrator, Mengo Hospital Training Schools, P.O. Box 7161, Kampala during working hours [thus before 5pm].

Certificate Courses

  • Medical Laboratory Technology
    You must have passed Math, English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology at ‘O’ level.
    Course Duration: 2 years
  • Nursing and Midwifery
    You must have passed Math, English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology at ‘O’ level and should be 18 years and above.
    Course Duration:  2 ½ years

Diploma Courses

  • Medical Laboratory Technology
    Must have a:-
    • Principal pass in either Chemistry or Biology and a Subsidiary pass from the other, plus any other subsidiary pass.
    • Certificate in Medical Laboratory Assistant Course
    • Certificate in Nursing /Midwifery
    • Certificate in Environmental Health Sciences
    • Certificate in Health-related disciplines that is equivalent to Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education [UACE] as shall be determined by the National Council in consultation with the Uganda National Examinations Board and AHPC
    • Course duration: 3 years 
  • Nursing /Midwifery
    • Must be a qualified Certificate Nurse or Midwife who has served for not less than 2 years.
    • Course duration:  1½ years

How to apply: either,

  • Download the application form by clicking the button below
  • Apply online from:
  • Pick an application form from the School Administrator’s office, fill it.
  • Make payment of 20,000/= in the bank and submit it with supporting school’s documents.