Postgraduate Diploma in Water & Sanitation

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

Vital Information:

PGDWATSAN is a 1-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. 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
  3. if necessary, applicants pass an assessment/placement interview conducted by UCU faculty
Trinity/May Intake - Modular at Main/Mukono campus

One year

In addition to the latest theoretical information provided by subject matter experts, students in the Post-Graduate Diploma in Water and Sanitation programme in the Faculty of Science and Technology will gain practical experience through instruction on industry relevant topics, field work supervision and assessment will be done in partnership with water sanitation utilities and stakeholders including the National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC),Directorate of Water Development (DWD) and National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA) among others. This programme is designed to accommodate a working professional’s schedule.

Post-graduate Diploma (PGD): The planned program allows flexibility for working professionals in that students successfully completing two (2) taught modules of core and elective course units, and the Fieldwork Assignment and Report, will be able to attain a Post-graduate Diploma (PGD) which can be upgraded by qualified students to an MSc degree upon completion of an additional year of supervised research, if desired. Credit from the PGD can transfer to an MSc according to guidelines in the UCU Credit Transfer Policy.
  • 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;

For more information, contact us with the details below;-

The Admissions Office,
Uganda Christian University,
P. O. BOX 4 Mukono, Uganda.
Telephone: +256312350880/835
Mobile: +256794770726

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