Religious and Theological Studies, M.A. | Makerere University | Kampala, Uganda
M.A. On Campus

Religious and Theological Studies

24 months
1838 USD/year
1300 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Religious and Theological Studies programme at Makerere University is based on the felt need for the development of research capability of students who study Theology and Religious Studies in Uganda.


Religious and Theological Studies programme at Makerere University touches matters of ultimate concern in our daily lives and our future.

Degree objective

The general objective of the Religious and Theological Studies programme from Makerere University is to train competent human resource in religion and administration to manage the challenges of a fast changing society.

Programme Structure

Area of study:

  • The programme is also intended to enable the student acquire the skills of research which should make him inclined to approach his work and mission in a methodological way.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a good first degree from a recognised university or institution with at least 40% of the courses for the first degree to have been taken in religious studies and all of these religious studies courses, to have been passed in the grade of at least upper second class.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1838 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1838 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    1300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1300 USD per year during 24 months.
  • 5,000,000 Ugandan shillings for national students
    • 7,000,000 Ugandan shillings for international students

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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