Makerere University Certificate & Diploma Courses



Makerere University is the best university in Uganda. The institution offers several diploma and certificate courses. The courses are among the most popular programmes in Uganda and are as listed below.

Makerere offers Diploma and Certificate programs that help prepare students for higher education and also advance their careers.  They are usually under certain departments and short in length since they are intended to cover specific areas. They include:

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Diploma in Performing Arts
  • Diploma in Youth Development Work

College of Education and External Studies

  • Diploma in Project Planning and Management

College of Computing and Information Sciences

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
  • Oracle Certified Associate Program(OCA)
  • Oracle Certified professional (OCP)
  • Microsoft Certifications
  • International Computer Driving Licence
  • Certificate in Computer Applications
  • Staff Development Programs

East African School of Library and Information Science

  • Diploma in Records and Archives Management ·
  • Diploma in Library and Information Studies

College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biodiversity

  • Animal nutrition and commercial feed production
  • Integrated livestock and rural development
  • Applied food microbiology
  • Artificial insemination for field technicians
  • Artificial insemination for field veterinarians
  • Conservation Medicine
  • Essential surgical skills for food animal practice
  • Obstetrical procedures in food animals
  • Reproductive herd health and production management
  • Small ruminant and rabbit production
  • Wildlife health and management