Master of Science in Water and Sanitation

This Program introduces you to the different facets of Water and Sanitation at Postgraduate Level.

Vital Information:

MSWATSAN is a 2-year modular program and applications can be made year-round for the next intake. Entry requirements:

  1. a good Bachelor’s degree in relevant fields
  2. a minimum of two (2) years working experience in a relevant field
  3. fresh University graduates with little or no relevant working experience should have attained a First Class degree or a good Second Class degree to qualify for admission
  4. if necessary, applicants pass an assessment/placement interview conducted by UCU faculty

Trinity/May Intake - Modular at Main/Mukono campus

Two years

Graduates acquire knowledge and skills to relate the science, technology, and engineering theory to the practice and application in managing water and sanitation services.

The program is meant for a small class each year holding various technical, administrative, and managerial positions in public and private water and sanitation utilities, and non-governmental, community-based, and non-profit organizations who work closely with the public in providing water and sanitation in rural and urban areas. The compact modular offering (including an intermediate Postgraduate Diploma in Water & Sanitation) allows practitioners to extend their professional development within their current employment.

Due to the broad nature of the programme, a water and sanitation professional usually works as a member of a multi-disciplinary team of specialists team including (bio) chemists, (micro) biologists, epidemiologists, medical workers, environmental scientists, social scientists, social advocates, ecologists, managers, surveyors, and geographers etc. Graduates from this program can work in research, academia, industry and non-governmental organizations.

  • Click here to apply online
  • Read the information and Click on ‘Start Application’
  • Enter required details
  • Click submit
  • A notification is sent to your email. Click on the ‘Activate Account’ link. You are redirected to the Login page
  • Enter your username (email address) and password you created in the beginning
  • Follow the 10 steps below to the end;

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The Admissions Office,
Uganda Christian University,
P. O. BOX 4 Mukono, Uganda.
Telephone: +256312350880/835
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