Mountains of the Moon University is a private institution of higher learning education which was created for the purpose of being an educational and service centre for the Community and furthermore an institution for research: libraries, laboratories and archives to give the opportunity for scientific research. The purpose of establishing the University in this way was to ensure that no individual or group of individuals could have a financial stake in the University with the purpose of taking a profit for themselves. All surpluses, if any, must, by design be retained and used for the development of the University. The other purpose of establishing the University in this way was to ensure that it remained in the ownership of the local communities of Rwenzori Region expressed through representation on the University governing bodies. The University is not affiliated with, but is supported by the District Local Councils, the local religious groups, individuals and businesses men of the Rwenzori Region.
At the moment there are 6 main study programmes offered which generally include certificate, Diploma and Degree options. The academic courses on offer are organised under the following Schools:
- School of Health Sciences
- School of Agricultural Sciences
- School of Education
- School of Business and Management Studies
- School of Social Sciences and Public Administration
- School of Informatics and Computing
Admission and Applications
The office of Registrar Academic, Mountains of the Moon University invites applications for admission to the University for Degree, Diploma and Certificate programmes for academic year 2013/2014
Download the application form and use Acrobat Reader to read and print the application form.
Also read the How to apply section in the application form.
For the continuing students willing to apply for a dead year, the application can be downloaded from the following link below.