The Construction Management programme at the Makerere University provides students enrolling with a sound theoretical and practical base to enable them facilitate the rational identification and utilization of resources in the construction industry. Graduates of this programme are expected to gain employment in both the private and public sector.
The major input of the two programmes will be to train construction managers that will be absorbed in the public and private sectors in such areas as government ministries, local governments, other government departments and parastatals, construction firms, and private consultancies. Graduates may also employ themselves as contractors, consultants, researchers and entrepreneurs.
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- Elements of Geotechnical Engineering
- Geophysical Environment
- Building Science
- Communication Skills
- Engineering Mathematics
- Elements of Structural Analysis
- Financial Accounting
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
Admission to First Year
Admission into the first year is through any of the three avenues, the Direct Entry Scheme, the Mature Age Scheme and the Diploma Holders Scheme.
The Direct Entry Scheme
For direct entry scheme, an applicant must obtain two advanced level passes, one in Mathematics and another in any other approved subject, at the same sitting of the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education or its equivalent.
International1272 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 636 USD per semester during 36 months.
National822 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 411 USD per semester during 36 months.
- National: 1,527,4885 UGX (Uganda Shilling) per semester
- International: 2,360,663 UGX (Uganda Shilling) per semester
Living costs for Kampala
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Updated in the last year
Check the official programme website for potential updates.