School of Health Sciences

School of Health Sciences

The School currently offers the following accredited programmes

i)      Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB), and

ii)     Bachelor of Nursing Science (BNS).

The core objectives of the school are to:

i. Provide adequate Learning /Teaching Facilities and resources for the training of medical students and other essential health professionals in Uganda.
ii. Award Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Medicine Baccalaureus et Baccalaureus Chirurgical) (MB.Ch.B) degrees to successful Medical Students, and relevant degrees to other health Professionals such as Biomedical scientist, Pharmacists, Nurses, Dentists and Allied Health Professionals.
iii. Provide model Medical Practices as well as specialized services in major specialties and priority sub-specialty disciplines.
iv. Provide effective referral, emergency and rehabilitative health care services.
v. Provide postgraduate training in selected specialties and priority sub-specialties.
vi. Carry out essential health research on priority health problems.
vii. Establish linkages with local, regional and international partners and institutions that foster collaboration in clinical instruction, research and other best practices.
viii. Contribute to improved health status of all Ugandans

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