Call for Applications | MASTER OF HEALTH SCIENCES IN BIOETHICS PROGRAM 2016/2017 (MHSc. Bioethics)

The Academic Registrar of Makerere University invites applications from suitable candidates for admission to a Master of Health Sciences in Bioethics (MHSc. Bioethics) fulltime programme for 2016/2017 Academic Year.  It is a two-year programme open to both Ugandans and International applicants. Partial scholarships (Tuition) will be available for all Successful Applicants.

Admission Requirements

  1. Applicants should have obtained at least a 1st good degree from a recognized University/Institution in any field
  2. Must have passed Uganda Certificate of Examination with at least 5 passes
  3. Have 2 principal passes and subsidiary passes at A’ level or equivalent.
  4. Must pass entry interview.
  5. Must be proficient in English

Applications Procedure

  1. Hard copies of application forms can be obtained from Directorate of Research and Graduate Training, 3rd Floor Senate Building, Room 307 or down loaded from the  website below;, after payment of Ug.shs. 50,000/=(Ugandan applicants)and Ug shs 151,500 (International Applicants) to any Stanbic Bank, DFCU, Crane Bank or Post bank using Makerere University paying bank slips.
  1.  Completed application forms together with two passport photographs, two certified copies of the academic transcripts/certificates, copies of both O’ and A level and letters of referees should be returned to the Directorate of Research and Graduate Training, Room 307 by 29th July 2016.
  1. A brief personal Motivation statement (not more than 3 pages) should be submitted with the Application Form.

NB: Please strictly observe the closing date of 29th July 2016

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Contact Dr. Ochieng Joseph on. +256 772 426 681


Alfred Masikye Namoah