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  Graduate Students

The Institute of Psychology offers a wide range of courses/disciplines for the graduate students. For more information about graduate courses read more


Before Registrating a candidate at Makerere University, a graduate applicant has to be accepted for Registration. Once a candidate has been accepted for registration, he/she must complete the Registration Form which accompanies the letter of admission. Registration is then done Centrally and at Faculty or Instute or Department level.

Central Registration
A Student must register with the Office of the Academic Registrar (Central Registration). The Central Registration of Students is decentralized to Faculties or Schools or Institutes. The Staff from the Office fo the Academic Registrar is deployed to oversee the registration exercise at those Units. Registration is done in the first six weeks of the Semester.

Continuing Students must indicate the courses they wish to offer / take in Semester Two while still in Semester One. However, continuing students confirm the courses they offer / take in the first week of that semester.

Faculty or School or Institute and Department Registration
A Student must register with the relevant Academic Unit, after registering centrally 

Academic Calendar

All year round, different events take place at Makerere University including scehdules for Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs

In 2007/2008 academic year, the Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programmes will be conducted according to the following schedule:
Orientation Week:            Early August 

Semester 1:                     Mid August – Mid December

Semester 2:                     Early February – Early June

17 Weeks / Semester 

Student Discipline

Makerere University observes regulations for maintaining student discipline at the University. The Dean of Students coordinates the activities of all Halls of Residence and is responsible for the welfare and discipline of students in the University.

For Details Contact:

Dean of Students

P.O. Box 7062


Telephone: 532943