Mountains of the Moon University

country rank  13
world rank  9910

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University Overview

Established in 2005, Mountains of the Moon University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Fort Portal (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Western Region. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the The National Council for Higher Education, Uganda, Mountains of the Moon University (MMU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Mountains of the Moon University (MMU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 13 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this Ugandan higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym MMU
Founded 2005
Motto Heights for progress
Colours Blue, green, yellow and white

University Location

Address PO Box 837, Fort Portal Campus
Fort Portal (population range: 50,000-249,999)
Western Region
T +256 (483) 660 390
F +256

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office Registrar academic office
Fort Portal
+256 483660390

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 500-999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
The National Council for Higher Education, Uganda

Year of first Accreditation


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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 21 March 2018