About Us

Cavendish University Uganda (CUU) is licensed and accredited by the Uganda National Council for Higher Education (UNCHE), and was established in 2008.

The student-centric academic model of CUU deploys global best practices in teaching and learning and is aimed at fulfilling the Mission of CUU which is to transform students into responsible, educated, employable and entrepreneurial citizens (REEE).

CUU offers market-relevant and accredited academic programs which are hosted in its four Faculties of Law, Science & Technology, Business & Management, and Socio–Economic Sciences. There is also a School of Postgraduate Studies & Research.

Learning at CUU is innovative, student-centric, participatory, active and practical. A technology platform is deployed to support blended learning, projects, case studies, distance learning, and other forms of effective and active learning.

CUU has a large student population hailing from over 15 different countries. More than 5,000 students have graduated from CUU in many different disciplines at certificate, diploma, bachelor`s and master`s levels since its inception.

Mission

To provide accessible, high quality, research-driven education that transforms students into responsible, educated, employable, entrepreneurial citizens.

Vision

To be a model university in Africa that delivers a transformative, market-relevant quality education.

Coat of Arms

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Governance / Administration

Prof. John F. Mugisha, Vice-Chancellor

Vice-Chancellor, Assoc. Prof. John F. Mugisha is a passionate academician, a leader in Public Health Planning and Management; and an avid scholar of Health Service provision. His interest in Health Services, Planning and Management has seen him become an international consultant on t...

Mr David Mutabanura, Executive Director

Mr. David Mutabanura is the Executive Director of Cavendish University Uganda in which role he leads and directs the operational, financial and administrative functions of the university. By partnering closely with the University Vice Chancellor and other stakeholders, he fosters a h...

Mr. Amos Olal-Odur , Academic Register

Mr. Amos Olal-Odur is currently the Academic register at Cavendish University. He is an educator and higher education administrator with experience spanning over 25 years and is well endowed with a real knack for handling student issues. Mr. Olal-Odur is the chief coordinator of all ...

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 Cavendish University Uganda's Academic Registrar Amos Olal.

Cavendish University Uganda's Academic Registrar Amos Olal.

Arnold Kwesiga, Law lecturer

Arnold Kwesiga, Law lecturer

Associate Professor Muwanga-Zake (Dean, Science and Technology).

Associate Professor Muwanga-Zake (Dean, Science and Technology).

 Cavendish University Uganda's Dean of Law Dr.Olive Sabiiti

Cavendish University Uganda's Dean of Law Dr.Olive Sabiiti

Certification

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