Biomedical Laboratory Technology, Bachelor | Part time | Makerere University | Kampala, Uganda
Bachelor On Campus

Biomedical Laboratory Technology

36 months
1648 USD/year
646 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Bachelor of Biomedical Laboratory Technology programme at Makerere University is an evening programme that runs for a period of three years (six semesters).


Biomedical Laboratory Technology at Makerere University involves lectures, practicals, industrial training, tutorials, seminars, field visits and a project written and submitted for examination in the second semester of third year. 

Students at Biomedical Laboratory Technology programme at Makerere University will:

  • be prepared for the training and job market respectively. 
  • engage academia as partners in development under the AFRISA platform.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Clinical Chemistry & Clinical Pathology
  • Hospital Attachment
  • Biomedical Microbiology
  • Biomedical Parasitology
  • Hematology & Blood Transfusion Science
  • Applied Chemistry And Biochemistry

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadline extended. Please note that applications open in Mid-May and close by the End of July each year. 




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Get pay in slips from Stanbic or DFCU bank at the main campus Makerere University where applicable.
  • After paying the Fee of USD $ 75 or 172,500 UGX  take the bank slip to the main building (Finance Department) for verification where applicable.
  • On presentation of the application fee bank slip, pick the application form from Room 316, Level 3, Senate Building.
  • Applicants with academic documents prescribed in other languages other than English should be submitted to the School of Languages, Makerere University for translation into English.
  • Applicants who obtained qualifications elsewhere other than Uganda should take their secondary school academic documents to Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) located in Ntinda for purposes of being equated to Ugandan grades.

Tuition Fee

To always see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 824 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    646 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 323 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • National: 1,192,366 UGX (Uganda Shilling) per semester
  • International: 3,041,750 UGX (Uganda Shilling) per semester

Living costs for Kampala

1463786 - 1961574 UGX /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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Scholarships Information

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Available Scholarships

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