Colleges and Universities Offering Diploma in Development Studies in Uganda

  • Course Name: Diploma in Development Studies(Development Studies)
  • Major Subject: Development Studies
  • Course Category: Diploma Courses

Institutions Offering Diploma in Development Studies

  •  Nkumba University, Entebbe  
    Course Content:
    Year 1
    Semester I

    NUDES21101 Development Theory
    NUDES21102 Introduction to Political
    Economy
    NUDES21103 Introduction to Sociology
    NUDES21104 Introduction to Psychology
    NUDES21105 Communication Skills
    NUDES21106 H.I.V/AIDS and Development

    Semester II

    NUDCS21101 Computer Applications I
    NUDES21202 Gender and Development
    NUDES21203 Human Rights
    NUDES21204 Social Services
    NUDES21205 Economics I
    NUDES21206 Sociology of Organisations

    Year 2
    Semester I

    NUDES22101 Community and Rural
    Development
    NUDES22102 Urban-Rural Sociology and
    Development
    NUDES22103 Project Planning and
    Management
    NUDES22104 Social Policy and Planning 30 30 45 03
    NUDES22105 Contemporary Social Problems
    NUDES22106 Population Studies

    Semester II

    NUDES22201 Participatory Rural Appraisal
    NUDES22202 Human Resource
    Management
    NUDES22203 Sustainable Development
    NUDES22204 Community Based Health
    Care
    NUDES22205 Decentralisation and Local
    Government Administration
    NUDES22206 Research Methods

    Duration:2 years
  •  University Of Saint Joseph Mbarara, Mbarara  

    Minimum Entry Requirements

    -At least one principal pass and two subsidiaries at “A” level and least five passes at ordinary level in one sitting or its equivalent.

    -A Certificate from a recognized institution of higher learning with a credit in a relevant field and three passes at ordinary level in one sitting or its equivalent.

    -For mature Age students: A candidate must be at least 25 years and above, and scored 50 % and above in Mature Age Examination from an NCHE recognized center.
  •  Nile University Uganda, Arua  
    Course entry requirements
    -One Principal Pass and One Subsidiary Pass at ‘A’ Level in the relevant subjects obtained in the same sitting or its equivalent from recognized institutions.

    Course duration: 2 years

    Mode of study: Full-time and Weekend
  •  The Uganda Pentecostal University, Fort Portal  
    Course entry requirements

    Applicants are required to have passed their Advanced Examinations with at least one principal pass or equivalent


    Tuition fees: 600,000/= per semester


    Course duration: 2 years
  •  Kampala International University, Kampala  
    Course Study Duration: 2 Years.
    Fees: 700,000 UGX or USD 400.
  •  Kumi University, Kumi  
    Course duration:2 years
  •  Africa College of Professionals, Kampala  
    Duration: 12 months
  •  Kampala University, Ggaba  
    Duration :2 years
  •  Ibanda University, Ibanda  
    Duration:2 years
  •  Bugema University , Kampala  
  •  Nsamizi Training Institute of Social Development, Mpigi  
  •  Bishop Stuart University, Mbarara  
  •  St. Lawrence University, Mengo  
  •  Ndejje University, Kampala  




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