Academics Programmes

Doctoral Programmes

The School offers a PhD at a full time Programme

  1. PhD in Educational Management (Coursework Dissertation)
  2. PhD in Educational Management (Research only)

Masters Programmes

The School offers Masters degrees at full time, weekend and holiday programmes

  1. Master of Higher Education (MAHE) Options

    • Leadership and management
    • Teaching and Learning
    • Research and Innovation
  2. Master of Art in Education Policy and Planning
  3. Master of Education Management

How to apply

Normally the general Makerere University Advert calling for applications will be published in newspapers a round January and February of every year. It is in this period that prospectus students apply to join the East African School of Higher Education Studies and Development academic programs.

Entry Requirement

Normally a Master’s degree from a recognised University in a field relevant to the area of further studies, First degree graduates who wish to register for Ph.D. would normally register for a master’s degree first and after a year or two of satisfactory progress may apply for upgrading of their candidature to Ph.D. level.

A research outline (synopsis) of 3-5 pages length should accompany the application. This will be useful as a guide for PROVISIONAL ADMISSION for one year during which time the applicant will develop a comprehensive research proposal necessary for a FULL ADMISSION as soon as the proposal is approved.

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Masters Programmes Entry Requirements

Normally a Bachelor’s degree of at least second class, lower division or equivalent from a recognized University, Applicants with lower qualifications must satisfy the relevant department and the Postgraduate Admissions Board that they have acquired academic growth, for instance, by evidence of research and publications or a relevant Postgraduate Diploma of Second class division

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