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Victoria University

Victoria University, is one of the best universities in Uganda, and stands out as a centre of academic excellence. We offers a fresh and intellectually stimulating environment that nurtures critical thinkers.

Master's Programmes



The university was opened in August 2010 and has has the capacity, the facilities and determination to revitalize higher education in Uganda and in the region. We are committed to playing a leading role in bringing and developing high– quality, student–centered learning opportunities based on standards of excellence that are unique, innovative and difficult to match.


 Our programmes are designed to meet all of your needs - study or research a subject in greater depth, or aiming to extend your knowledge and skills in pursuit of your career ambitions.


Victoria University is a research-active institution where students enjoy the benefits of working with research experts that our students are well informed and up to date with new research and development.


Our international status in learning and training attracts  students from over 20 countries.

Such diversity allows our students to interact which opens up wide range career opportunities in the future.

Our career’s service proactively source a range of quality internship opportunities for students and recent graduates.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.

Learn more about the Global Student Satisfaction Awards


Housing services

Victoria University has its own hall of residence at Hardware City, which is a ten-minute walk away. All rooms - both double and single are selfcontained, furnished and finished to the highest specifications. 

Library services

The library offers access to over 50,000 books and periodicals in all formats.

ICT services

Our excellent lab setup provides a productive environment for students, for the greatest student productivity in addition to the state of the art lab; each student is entitled to a free laptop to extend their productivity across our all access WIFI internet university.

Student Life

Sports facilities

Emphasis is put on sports at Victoria University. Both physical and mental well being are the prerequisites of great achievements. We continue to invest in our ever-growing range of indoor and outdoor facilities. To make the most of your fitness training, we offer you the services of our personal training team and physiotherapy team. 

Student Reviews

Multidimensional and Culturally diverse
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

It was amazing.I got to be a student and yet be everything else i wanted to be.I was an ursher, a leader,class cordinator a marketer while doing my degree in International Relations.I also love that they reward the best students with a dinner every semester which is great motivation for better grades

IVY Kayitesi Rwasa rated 4 out of 5 stars

My study experience was diverse with people from different countries that exposed me to different cultures with experienced lecturers. There was s more of practical education and always out of my comfort zone. I had to explore my limits and discovered more of what I could do. My University is International University of East Africa but couldn't find it among your...