Communications Update

January Intake Ongoing


About Cavendish University Uganda

Cavendish University Uganda (CUU) is a leading Private University in Uganda established in 2008 and is licensed and accredited by the Uganda National Council for Higher Education.

Our student-centric academic model deploys global best practices in teaching and learning and aims to fulfil the Mission of CUU, which is to transform and inspire students to reach their full potential in employment, entrepreneurship, and ethical leadership.

CUU offers market-relevant and accredited academic Programmes hosted in four Faculties of Law, Science & Technology, Business & Management, and Socio-Economic Sciences. In addition, there is a School of Postgraduate Studies & Research.

Learning at our University is innovative, student-centric, participatory, dynamic, and practical. We use a sophisticated artificially intelligent platform to support blended learning, projects, case studies, distance learning, and other functional and active learning forms.

We have a large student population hailing from over 28 countries. More than 8,000 students have graduated from CUU in many different disciplines at certificate, diploma, bachelor`s, and master`s levels since its inception.



To transform and inspire students to reach their full potential in employment, entrepreneurship, and ethical leadership


A centre of excellence, innovation and transformation


Excellence, Integrity, Responsibility, Respect, Communication, Passion and Innovation



Coat of Arms




  • License, Uganda National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) – June 2008

Cavendish University Uganda has been granted the right to administer 10 certificate courses under UBTEB Examination Centre BTV051. The Courses include:

  • National Certificate in Business Administration
  • National Certificate in Information and Communication Technology
  • National Certificate in Marketing
  • National Certificate in Procurement and logistics Management
  • Certificate in Business Administration
  • Certificate in Computer Engineering
  • Certificate in Computer Information systems
  • Certificate in Computer Science
  • Certificate in Journalism and Media Studies
  • Certificate in Public Administration

For further information on Certificate Courses, please contact the Enrolment Office:

Further information about UBTEB can be found at